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Asking Price: $15,895,000
Original Price: $17,895,000 Type: Single Family
Lot Size (Acres): 0.22 Sq. Ft. (GLA): 8409
Total Rooms: 18 LINK ID: 80997
Beds/Baths: 8/7.5 Status: Off Market
Furnished: Un-Furnished Owner: Far Horizon LLC
This Starbuck mansion, known as the “East Brick,” is an iconic Main Street home built in 1837 in the Georgian style by whaling merchant and ship owner, Joseph Starbuck, as a gift to his son William. Recently updated and restored this is one of the most important historic homes in the country. The current owners have undertaken an historically sensitive restoration including plaster moldings and rosettes, uncovered and restored a basement fireplace, installed a new slate roof as well as restored the brick parapets. They also researched and installed wall coverings and custom drapery fabrics typical for this period. There are 6 bedroom suites, 4 with fireplaces and all with beautiful private baths. On the third floor there is a large open room plus 2 bedrooms that share a bath. The 3rd floor also provides easy access to the cupola where the Starbuck family could watch for their whale ships to return from the Pacific. The lower level is set up with a full Kitchen, Living room and 2 bedroom suites that can be used as a separate apartment, There is a wine cellar, and tasting room with a gas insert fireplace discovered during restoration, and walkout access to the rear brick patio and gardens.
Property / Parcel Info
Map: 4233
Parcel: 17
Zoning: ROH/SOH
Plan: 0
Deed Ref.: 1077/86
Lot #: 0
Water: Town
Sewer: Town
Easements: None Known
Water Frontage: None
Water Views: None
Other Views: Residential
Lead Paint: Yes
Second Dwelling: None
Taxes and Fees
Assessment Year: 2015
Land Assessment: $1,254,400
Building Assessment: $6,010,500
Total Assessment: $7,264,900
Estimated Taxes: $26,226.00
Building Information
Year Built: 1837
Year Renovated: 2008
# of Rooms: 18
Total # of Bedrooms 8
First Floor Bedrooms: 0
# of Full Bathrooms 7
Half Baths 1
Fireplaces: 10
Floors: Wood
Heat: Gas\FHA
Yard: Large
Parking: 2 off street
Foundation: Granite
Other Buildings:
Outdoor Spaces/Recreation: Garden, Patio, Porch
Appliances & Other Amenities
Stove: Wolfe
Refrigerator: Sub-Zero
Dishwasher: Two
Washer: Two
Dryer: Two - Gas
TV Service Type: Cable
Amenities: Alarm, Central A/C, Disposal, Insulation, Irrigation
Listing Firm
Listing Firm: Killen Real Estate
Descriptions / Comments
Basement: Lower Level: Family/TV room, full kitchen, bedroom with bathroom. There is another bedroom with steam shower; Wine cellar, tasting room and ample storage and laundry room complete the lower level, which has direct walkout to the rear patio.
1st Floor: Granite steps lead up to the grand entry foyer and hall with original curved staircase; To the right are double parlors with fireplaces. Beyond this is the rear family room with over sized windows overlooking the gardens, patio and large private yard. To the left of the front hall is the office where William Starbuck most likely conducted business, like all the formal rooms it has a marble fireplace and high ceilings with original plaster rosettes and moulding details. The dining room has hand painted whaling era murals painted in the 1950s. The modern chef's kitchen has all of the best appliances. The large island is ideal for casual family socializing. There is an additional dining area in the adjoining family room.
2nd Floor: Large master suite with fireplace, marble master bath has fireplace, soaking tub, shower, attached sitting room with fireplace and full bath which could be a separate bedroom suite, two additional bedroom suites, both with marble baths and fireplaces. There is a unique 2nd floor loggia overlooking the lawn and gardens, which is an ideal setting for dining or relaxing.
3rd Floor: Cathedral ceiling living /family room with wet bar and circular cast iron stairs to the roof top cupola. Natural light filters down through the glass floor of the cupola. Two bedrooms share a marble bath with shower.
Other Structures:
Second Dwelling:
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Plot Plan (pdf, jpg)8/14/2015
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Price Changes
Original Asking: 17,895,000
  1. 10/7/2015-$15,895,000- -11.18 %
Discount From Original: 11.18 %
Listing Updates
8/27/2015-New Listing
12/15/2016-Off Market
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