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1914 Neoclassical Craftsman

Historic Wares Creek Neighborhood
Bradenton, Florida 34205

Sophisticated Downtown Charmer

Front View of Home
Front View of Home
Home is situated on a large corner lot just west of downtown Bradenton near Ware's Creek ~ a town with a quaint artsy feel and a lot of history.
Sophistication abounds in this inviting Neoclassical Craftsman home situated on a colorful corner lot within the Historic Wares Creek Neighborhood just west of downtown Bradenton.
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Wraparound Porch
Wraparound Porch
Spend countless hours reading, painting and entertaining guests in the ultimate outdoor living space overlooking the gardens and neighborhood.
Living Room
Living Room
Warmth fills this grand and inviting living room as it displays its opulent features, from the oversized beveled glass windows to the wooden beamed ceilings and even down to the original narrow-plank Oak flooring.
Parlor or Family Room
Parlor or Family Room
An inviting fireplace sits within this cozy Family Room with coved ceiling, original leaded glass windows and access to the wraparound screened porch. This sitting space is offered in addition to the grand living room and separate dining room.
Fully remodeled kitchen offers natural gas for cooking, stainless steel counter for prep space and ample pantry space. Tastefully upgraded for today's living while being appreciative of its history.
Owner's Bedroom Suite
Owner's Bedroom Suite
Luxurious and roomy owner's retreat is located on the second floor overlooking the front and side gardens and with access to the screened sleeper-porch. Oversized private bath exudes character and the added walk-in custom closet is a true bonus for a home this age.
Guest Suite
Guest Suite
Guests will hesitate to leave once given the opportunity to visit and sleep in one of five inviting bedrooms.
Private Patio
Private Patio
Enjoy warm Florida breezes from within the privacy of your own tropical oasis. Back yard is complete with artist's studio or perfect mother-in-law suite and garage/workshop access.
Fish Pond
Fish Pond
Calm and serene flowing water soothes the soul after a long day as you toss tasty morsels of food to your goldfish. Lush, mostly native foliage envelopes your front yard and evokes a sense of belonging.
Full Rear View
Full Rear View
Privacy fenced rear yard is flanked by a full-sized one-car garage and studio/mother-in-law above, as well as room for three additional cars.
3 Stories
Bedrooms 5
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heated Sq. Ft. 3,760
Unheated Sq. Ft. 4,552
Acres 0.2
Lot Size 120x64


  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 2nd Floor Laundry Room
  • Crawl Space
  • Dining room
  • Kitchen
  • Living room
  • Walk-Up Attic
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • 1 Car Garage
  • Guest House
  • Sprinkler System
  • Workshop
  • 2nd Staircase
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplaces
  • High Ceilings
  • Original wood windows
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Wood floors
  • Shingle Roof
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Sprinkler System
  • Water Heater - Gas
  • Plaster Walls
  • Ripple Glass
  • Servant's Staircase
  • Sleeping Porch
  • Stained Glass Window(s)
  • Wrap-Around Porch

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Waste not a minute to make this lovingly restored home your personal sanctuary. You will be captivated by numerous original details while impressed with the owner's artistic enhancements and upgrades. From the wrap-around screened porch, beamed ceilings and hardwood floors to the original picture-rail and an astounding rounded family room featuring leaded and stained glass windows, you can truly have it all. Five generous bedrooms plus semi finished third story walk-up in the main home allow for extended family and guests, plus the detached garage houses a mother-in-law apartment or artist's studio with private bath and kitchenette. Additional features include butler's pantry, three fireplaces, and screened second story sleeping porch as well as a private rear patio shaded by majestic oaks and enticing courtyard with pergola. Kitchen, plumbing, electrical, HVAC and roof have all been upgraded/replaced within the last 10 years and owner will convey full termite warranty upon closing. This delightful treasure has been featured, along with its artist owner, in numerous publications over the last decade. Surrender to the spell of this amazing home and make it yours today. Near all the amenities of Anna Maria Island, Sarasota and Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL.

Archived in July, 2016

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