704 S Palmetto Avenue, Sanford, FL 32771

$585,000
3
BD
3.5
BA
2,150
SqFt
Sold Price
$585,000
List Price
$579,900
Status
Sold
Days on Market
8
Closing Date
Apr 11, 2024
MLS#
O6180318
Property Style
Single Family
Architectural Style
Historic
Year Built
1920
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3.5
Baths Half
1
Living Area
2,150
Lot Size
5,148
Acres
0.12
Total Acreage
0 to less than 1/4
Legal Subdivision Name
Sanford Town Of
MLS Area Major
Sanford/Lake Forest

Property Description

Welcome to 704 Palmetto Avenue! Step into history with this charming 2-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom historic home nestled in the heart of downtown Sanford’s Residential Historic District. The main house exudes character and offers modern comforts, while a separate 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom guest house provides passive income or flexibility for additional guests. Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of this unique property, blending timeless architecture with contemporary living. The charming curb appeal features updated landscaping, majestic oak trees, and a wrap-around front porch. A spacious foyer and living area welcome you home and lead seamlessly into the dining room. The cozy floor plan creates a warm and inviting atmosphere. Original hardwood flooring and tall baseboards enhance the craftsmanship. The wavy glass of the wood framed windows highlight the home’s architectural character and lasting beauty. The kitchen boasts modern luxury with updated flooring, wood cabinets, granite countertops, and stainless-steel appliances. Additional shelving conveys with purchase to maximize storage space. A touch of quintessential charm is found in the screen door leading to the backyard. Upstairs, the engineered hardwood flooring guides you to two bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The primary bedroom impresses with built-in cabinetry and a custom shoe closet, ensuring ample storage. Its en suite has been tastefully updated, featuring neutral tiles, granite-top vanity, and spacious walk-in shower. The second bedroom surprises with a walk-in closet, a rare find in a historic home. The upstairs laundry closet currently functions as an additional walk-in closet. The guest bathroom maintains classic charm with neutral finishes, while an additional storage closet completes the upstairs layout. This home seamlessly blends historic allure with modern convenience. Step into the tranquility of the paved courtyard, where Florida-friendly plants breathe new life into the landscape. The backyard is both a charming and functional outdoor space. During summer, the area becomes a perfect spot for grilling and hosting friends and family. As winter arrives, a smores and hot chocolate can take center stage on chilly evenings. This versatile outdoor haven seamlessly transitions through the seasons, providing an ideal entertaining space year-round. The guest house has undergone a thoughtful renovation, featuring ceramic tile, fresh paint, and a fully equipped kitchen. A discreet closet conceals the stackable washer and dryer, leading to a small, private patio for added convenience. Upstairs, the spacious bedroom offers a walk-in closet and a full bathroom, ensuring comfort and functionality. Guests can savor moments of relaxation on the balcony, enjoying a cup of coffee amidst the charm of this renovated retreat. The guest house operates on a separate electric meter, facilitating the ease of rental. Discover the allure of this picturesque block nestled within the historic district. You can walk, bike, or golf cart to Sanford’s vibrant downtown, known for its entertainment events, dining, breweries, and the riverwalk along beautiful Lake Monroe. A transferable termite bond is in place for buyer’s peace of mind. Roof 2017. Main house A/C 2017. Guest house A/C 2017. Main house electric water heater 2017. Guest house tankless electric water heater. PVC/CPVC Plumbing. Updated Electrical.

Additional Information

Taxes
$5461
Minimum Lease
8-12 Months
Location
Historic District, City Limits, Level, Sidewalk, Paved
Community Features
No Deed Restriction
Property Description
Two Story
Zoning
SR1
Interior Layout
Built-in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), High Ceilings, PrimaryBedroom Upstairs, Stone Counters, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments
Interior Features
Built-in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), High Ceilings, PrimaryBedroom Upstairs, Stone Counters, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments
Floor
Luxury Vinyl, Tile, Wood
Appliances
Built-In Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Washer
Utilities
BB/HS Internet Available, Cable Available, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Available, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
Heating
Central, Electric
Air Conditioning
Central Air
Exterior Construction
Wood Frame, Wood Siding
Exterior Features
Balcony, Courtyard, Garden, Lighting
Roof
Shingle
Foundation
Crawlspace
Pool
No Pool
Garage Features
Alley Access, Off Street, On Street
Middle School
Markham Woods Middle
High School
Seminole High
Flood Zone Code
X
Parcel ID
25-19-30-5AG-0902-0020
Legal Description
N 44 FT OF LOT 2 BLK 9 TR 2 TOWN OF SANFORD PB 1 PG 59

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Listing courtesy of FLORIDA ONE REAL ESTATE LLC. Selling Office: KELLER WILLIAMS ADVANTAGE REALTY.

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