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24 Pleasant Street Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0

3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom


Twin Red Canadian Maple trees, stand sentry, like their predecessors seen in images of the home as early as 1901. Originally home of Captain Avard Mader and his family. It combines modern infrastructure with the preservation of the homes original architectural features and Lunenburg County influences. Boasting two-storey, double gabled Gothic Revival, with its historical integrity intact. The generous scale and style of this home reflect the growing economic prosperity in Mahone Bay, in the mid to late 1800s, when shipbuilding and related industries flourished. Classic Revival features include a steeply pitched twin cross-gable dormers enclosing gothic peaked windows with glazing bars and transom and sidelights at the front enclosed entry. Youll find three bedrooms, large kitchen and family area, formal dining room, study, music room and front parlour. Plumbing, electrical and interior walls, floors and ceilings have been upgraded. The property has a well preserved two storey detached carriage house which could be converted into home based office or an income producing rental. The houses symmetrical façade has traditional multi-paned windows with simple molded hoods which are indicative of Lunenburg County construction of the period. The houses layout is oriented off of the traditional centered chimney placement. Key interior architectural notes include the front parlors original, carefully restored and maintained ornate tin ceiling as well as built-in cabinetry in the formal dining room and front office. Window treatments are unnecessary in the presence of original fully-restored, operational interior window shutters, built to fit inside the Gothic windows. With rooms of generous proportions, 24 Pleasant utilizes a traditional central entry hall and stairway. The Decoste Kitchen has an adjacent pantry with wet bar for easy entertaining. Enjoy the history with all the modern amenities. Call today for your personal viewing. (id:32727)

Property Details

MLS® Number 201919199
Property Type Single Family
Community Name Mahone Bay
Amenities Near By Park, Playground, Shopping, Place Of Worship
Community Features Recreational Facilities, School Bus


Bathroom Total 2
Bedrooms Above Ground 3
Bedrooms Total 3
Appliances Central Vacuum
Constructed Date 1894
Construction Style Attachment Detached
Exterior Finish Wood Siding
Fireplace Present No
Flooring Type Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Wood
Foundation Type Stone
Half Bath Total 1
Stories Total 2
Total Finished Area 2287 Sqft
Type House
Utility Water Municipal Water


Acreage No
Land Amenities Park, Playground, Shopping, Place Of Worship
Landscape Features Landscaped
Sewer Municipal Sewage System
Size Total Text Under 1/2 Acre


Level Type Dimensions
Second Level Foyer 14. x 6.5
Second Level Master Bedroom 19.5 x 12
Second Level Bedroom 14. x 13.8 +jog
Second Level Bedroom 13. x 12.2
Second Level Bath (# Pieces 1-6) 4 Pce
Main Level Eat In Kitchen 12.4 x 10. + 14. x 15
Main Level Den 13. x 12.2
Main Level Living Room 13. x 12.4
Main Level Other 9.8 x 8.6
Main Level Foyer 14. x 6.5
Main Level Bath (# Pieces 1-6) 2 Pce
Main Level Porch 10. x 13.3
Main Level Other Pantry 5.7 x 4


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Eric (Rick) Meredith

(902) 904-5300
(902) 446-3595

Coldwell Banker Supercity - 13049
105 Aberdeen Rd.
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia B4V 2S8

(902) 530-3461
(902) 530-3464

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