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$ 449,000

Listing No. 35122

1903 Converted Church
Bolivar, OH

Magnificent, converted 1903 Catholic church (as featured on House Hunters: Outside the Box) offers infinite possibilities.

Currently zoned residential and used as a single-family home w/apartment, it offers nearly 6,000 sq.ft. The restored hall/sanctuary offers open concept living space with solid hardwood floors, loft, and full bath w/laundry. The lower level is a light-filled, 3 bedroom living area with upscale kitchen and gorgeous finishes. There are heated floors, surround system, and surveillance.

The home offers solid wood custom-built cabinetry, walk-in closets, whole home zone audio, surveillance system, intercoms, heated tile and stone flooring, jacuzzi tub, stainless appliances. High-efficient HVAC systems for each level.

The space could be an art gallery, yoga studio, coffee or wine bar! Use it as live/work or live in one space and rent the other (use potential to be vetted by buyer).

St Stephen’s Catholic Church was dedicated June 6, 1903. Every brick was handmade on site. You’ll be in awe of the original character, including 30’ ceilings, a 65-foot bell tower, 14x12-foot stained glass windows, original turnbuckle. Recent improvements include a newer roof, flashing, tuckpointing, and window re-glazing.

The Village of Bolivar lends this property a great location near I-77 (15 min to Canton or New Philadelphia/Dover), Historic Zoar, and Fort Laurens. The Ohio and Erie Canal towpath trail runs right through town offering miles of hiking/biking trails. Cash or Portfolio lending.
Bedrooms: 3
Full Bath(s): 2
Heated Sq. Ft.: 5,710
Lot Size: 10,454 sq. ft.

Contact the Agent directly.

Lise Kernan photo Lise Kernan

Mobile: 330-418-5511
Broker: 330-492-7230

Website: lkernan.cutlerhomes.com

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  • Storage Building
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Walk-in Shower(s)
  • Wood floors
  • High Ceilings
  • Stained Glass Window(s)
  • Back porch
  • Belltower
  • Jacuzzi tub

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