Totally renovated 3/2 mid-century block home in Carol Estates with all new floors and kitchen. Embracing its modern roots while preserving the vintage vibe, this home has been updated thoughtfully. With double paned windows, newer roof in 2015, and updated electric and plumbing this one is truly move-in ready! Attached carport with extra storage and laundry. Large, fully-fenced lot includes a storage shed, ideal for pets and children. The covered front and rear porches are wonderful for rainy days. A short bike ride to P&G and the public library. Located on a quiet street in a lovely, well-established neighborhood. Come take a look!
Majestic Duckpond home designed by architect Sanford Goin. The Carter-Hilliard house was built in 1938 for two sisters with 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths on one side, and 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths on the other. With the outward appearance of one home, this classic, red-brick Georgian Revival in the heart of the neighborhood features a shared entry space that leads into two separate, fully-functional homes. Each side features a full kitchen, dining room, sunroom and fireplace. The configurations are endless with a shared door near the staircase to the second floor that can be closed for private living, or opened for a shared experience. Each side has a private brick patio and access to the lush back gardens filled with mature plantings. Gorgeous oak floors and well-preserved historic details throughout. Restored vintage tile in the bathrooms is complimented by new lighting and vanities. Located on a desirable corner lot on a wonderful street, this home is walkable to downtown and the University of Florida. Recent updates to electrical, plumbing, HVAC, roof, paint, backsplash, countertops and landscaping. All new stainless appliances in both kitchens. The oversized 798 square foot garage includes a garden room. Unique and one of a kind!
Minimalist and modern mid-century pool home overlooking a private nature preserve. Understated with clean and simple lines, the open floor plan is framed with large glass windows and doors, providing serene views from every room. The lush pool area is surrounded by mature palms, bamboo, citrus, native plantings, and wooden decks for grilling and dining al fresco. Ideal split plan with guest bedroom and full bath located just off the kitchen. The north wing includes two bedrooms, two baths and an additional living space currently used as a study. Elevated, custom-made fireplace with full vision glass doors that open wide or recede out of sight. The owners’ suite features a private patio, walk-in closet and a contemporary bathroom with double-vanity, free-standing tub, and glassed shower plus an outdoor shower by the patio. The kitchen includes updated cabinets, granite counters, a pantry and a separate dining. Mexican tile, Brazilian mahogany flooring, recessed lighting, large closets and custom built-ins throughout. Durable block construction and a two-car garage. Bonus room ideal for a home gym or artist’s studio. A truly unique and hidden architectural gem tucked into the established, centrally located West Hills neighborhood.
Stunning historic Duckpond home with 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, office and bonus room in the main house plus a garage apartment and a three-car garage. Gorgeous wood floors, luxurious oil paint and premium fixtures throughout. The formal living and den include fireplaces. The renovated kitchen features high-end appliances that include a double oven, gas range and a custom cabinet-fronted refrigerator. Front and back covered porches are great for entertaining on cool evenings. Located on over half an acre, there is plenty of yard space…enough to add a pool! Updated roof in 2019 and new gutter system with a lifetime transferrable warranty. The exterior features a brick driveway, fully-fenced yard, and lots of lovely landscaping. Spacious guest suite with full kitchen, private bedroom and bathroom is great for short-term rental or as an in-law unit. Large laundry and mudroom in the main house plus a second laundry area in the garage. Four-car garage has plenty of space for vehicles or as a workshop. The bonus room on the third floor has so much potential. Walkable to downtown and a short ride to the University of Florida and Uf Health. Rare opportunity to find such a fully-finished and move-in ready home!
The Little Yellow House in the historic Duckpond neighborhood is ready for her next caretakers. Lovingly-restored, this special home includes a fabulous garage apartment that is great for rental income, or for visiting friends and family. The main house features three bedrooms, one bath, original wood floors, a fireplace, tall ceilings, a covered porch and loads of natural light. The garage apartment has an updated kitchen, wood floors, screened porch, clawfoot tub and a fireplace. The modern lighting, wallpaper and updated tile blend with vintage elements to create the perfect juxtaposition between old and new…warm and minimalist. New appliances in both kitchens with open shelving. The main house has a sweet breakfast nook plus a separate dining area. Recent upgrades include new plumbing 2018, two water heaters 2018, mini-split in the guest house 2019, main house HVAC 2014 and electrical 2018. Walking distance to downtown Gainesville, the public library and a short bike ride to the University of Florida. With a large lot and detached carriage house, there is unlimited potential. Dreaming of gardens, a pool, play space for the kids or room for the dogs in the urban core? You’ve found your canvas!
Beautiful lakefront, historic home with prime location in Melrose. Built in 1878, the house features gorgeous views overlooking Melrose Bay on Lake Santa Fe on a lush and private 1.3 acres. On the ground floor, there are two owners’ suites. One of the bedrooms has a fireplace, a walk-in closet, and a fully updated bathroom with double sinks and quartz countertops. The second floor has four rooms and 1.5 baths. Updates include a newer metal roof, three HVAC systems, septic and drain field. The fully-updated kitchen has granite countertops, newer appliances, double ovens and a pantry. Truly the best in lakefront living with 146 feet of water frontage and a covered boat slip. There is also a two-car garage, carport and a large laundry room with tons of a storage space. It’s an easy commute to Gainesville! Come home and enjoy the bay glow at sunset.
Beautifully restored historic home is move-in ready! With three bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms, this spacious home features all the best a historic home can offer like gorgeous heart pine flooring, solid wood trim work and a restored claw foot tub. Updates in 2017 include all new plumbing, hot water heater and R-38 insulation. There are also recent upgrades to the electrical, and a metal roof in 2012! The large laundry room includes a laundry sink, newer washer/dryer and lots of extra storage areas. Watch the world go by on your expansive front porch or enjoy the private screened porch at the back of the house. The updated kitchen and bathrooms have been tastefully renovated. And, the barn is ready with chicken houses and a solid workshop. The half acre parcel makes this the perfect homestead and it’s less than 20 minutes from Gainesville. New photos coming soon! Priced to sell, this one won’t last long…don’t miss it!
Rare opportunity to purchase a 4-bedroom/2-bath home in the heart of the well-loved Pleasant Street historic district! Built in 1998, the spacious front porch on this Craftsman-style home is great for watching sunsets. The first floor features high ceilings, an open concept kitchen and living room, two bedrooms and a full bath. Upstairs there are two more bedrooms with large closets and a second full bathroom. The fully-fenced yard is great for children and pets. Zoned for JJ Finley Elementary, Westwood Middle and Gainesville High, the neighborhood is a magnet for young families. Easy maintenance exterior with newer paint on the Hardiboard siding and a newer roof. The spacious bedroom downstairs has a walk-in closet and a door to the private, covered back porch. The smaller bedroom on the ground floor would make a great office space. Prime location that is walkable to downtown Gainesville, Depot Park and the University of Florida.
Historic Duckpond 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home featuring views of the creek and the pond. Solid house built of structural clay tile with a stucco finish. Ground floor living areas include stunning entry with impressive stairwell, separate dining with fireplace, living with fireplace, sunroom, office, kitchen, laundry, full bedroom and updated bath with walk-in shower. The kitchen features quartz countertops, updated tile flooring, wood cabinets, Viking gas stove, and stainless steel appliances. Beautiful, refinished hardwoods throughout. The upstairs owners’ suite includes a sitting room and updated bathroom. Only steps away from the Historic Thomas Center, Roper Park and the scenic Duckpond. Views of the active, walkable Boulevard from a fully-screened, private courtyard area. The stamped concrete driveway leads to a one-car garage with a pull-down stairwell leading to climate-controlled storage. The fully-enclosed screen porch overlooks a lovely section of the creek. Updated fixtures, plumbing, electric and architectural shingle roof. Plantation shutters provide privacy and energy savings. Tall nine foot ceilings and fresh interior paint throughout. The current owners have beautifully restored this Duckpond classic home.
Unique opportunity to own a historic, block home on a rare half-acre lot in the historic Duckpond neighborhood! Owned by the same family for generations, this home is ready to be transformed back into the gem it once was. Enclosing the rear porch would add another 345 square feet of living space, and allow for an open concept living, dining and kitchen area. The current family room downstairs could become a fantastic owners’ suite. There is already a ground floor bedroom and bath, and two bedrooms upstairs with beautiful wood floors and a jack-and-jill bath. All new plumbing was installed in 2018. The fantastic U2 zoning allows additional densities and accessory dwelling units. The beautiful lot has mature trees and plants including a large grapefruit tree! Walkable to downtown Gainesville and a short bike ride to the University of Florida. So much potential!
Planned new construction home in the eclectic and charming Pleasant Street neighborhood. Only blocks from downtown Gainesville and the University of Florida. K. Strauss Homes is known for quality construction and attention to detail. Photos are of recent homes built in the neighborhood. Tucked into a lovely block of historic homes, this home will have three bedrooms and two baths upstairs plus a bonus room on the ground floor that could be a fourth bedroom, office or formal dining room. Your choice! The open kitchen will feature Shaker cabinets, quartz and honed granite countertops, polished nickel fixtures, matte black accent lighting and cabinet hardware. The spacious owners’ suite has a built-in wardrobe, walk-in shower and dual sinks. Engineered wood flooring and tile throughout. Bathrooms will feature quartz countertops and handmade cement tile flooring. Dedicated laundry room on the second-floor. All new plumbing, electric, HVAC, architectural shingle roof, landscaping and privacy fencing. Excellent school zoning at JJ Finley, Westwood and Gainesville High. Model home under construction next door, so call for a tour!
Enjoy waterfront views from your second-story balcony overlooking the historic Duckpond! This updated 3/2 solid brick home has been well-maintained with a new HVAC in 2018, architectural shingle roof in 2013, updated plumbing in 2014, updated electrical and an on-demand tankless gas water heater. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the living room let in lots of light. The nice split plan of the bedrooms with a downstairs suite is ideal for buyers looking for a private space for visiting family members, or potential rental income. The large dining room, updated cabinetry in the kitchen and fantastic views make this a great place to call home! Private courtyard, gas fireplace, carport, laundry/mudroom, storage area, charming vintage tile in the bathrooms and gorgeous wood floors are just a few of the additional features. Walkable to downtown and a short ride to the University of Florida campus and UF Health. Amazing live oak trees and green spaces line the active and walkable Boulevard. Ideal locations and historic homes like this one are rare. Hurry!
This beautiful, light-filled three-bedroom, two-bath home designed by Gainesville architect Andrew Kaplan is located in the heart of the historic Duckpond neighborhood. The lovely living room and dining room have expansive windows and a screened porch with fantastic views of a landscaped yard and the historic Thomas Center. Hardwood floors, a fireplace and coffered ceilings add charm and warmth. The updated kitchen has granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances and oak cabinets. Also downstairs are two bedrooms, a bathroom and a dedicated laundry room. One of the bedrooms has custom maple cabinets for office use. The entire second floor is a large master bedroom suite with a walk-in closet with custom maple shelves, tiled bathroom with dual sinks, a tub and separate shower. Built in 1987, enjoy all of the benefits of the historic district with lower-maintenance, new construction. The connected two-car garage keeps your cars cool in the Summer. Recent updates include new landscaping, pavers, roof, water heater and garage door opener with keypad. The prime location is walkable to downtown, and a short bike ride to the University of Florida campus and UF Health.
This well-maintained vintage home is tucked into a private and lushly landscaped, half-acre lot in the heart of downtown Gainesville. Meandering paths from salvaged Main Street bricks lead to the front entry and a lovely screened porch, perfect for bird watching. Native plants make this a gardener’s delight. New metal roof 2019. Heart pine floors. Split floor plan with two bedrooms and a bath on one side of the house. The owner’s suite on the other side includes a large walk-in closet, a private bath with a walk-in shower, and three additional closets. There is also a separate room with a private entrance that could make a great home office, or you could divide the house in two for a perfect Air BnB. The kitchen includes a gas cooktop and dining area. The functional laundry room has a stackable washer/dryer, laundry sink, more storage, and countertops for easy folding. Attached garage and storage shed. Whole house fan circulates air without running the AC. Zoned for JJ Finley, Westwood and Gainesville High. Centrally located and only minutes from the University of Florida and downtown Gainesville!
Built in 2006, this newer construction home in the desirable Kirkwood neighborhood is move-in ready! With 3 bedrooms and a separate library/office/den space, this spacious home also features 2.5 bathrooms, and a large wooded lot on a private 1.36 acres. Neighborhood entrances on 13th Street and Main Street provide easy access to the University of Florida campus, UF Health, Depot Park, and all that downtown Gainesville has to offer. This prime location is a bike ride or a five minute drive away from many amenities, allowing more time for living and less time in the car. The split bedroom plan has two large bedrooms with a shared bath, and a large owners’ suite with a shower, bathtub, and walk-in closet. Beautiful engineered hardwoods in all the main living areas, kitchen and library. The living room also includes a gas fireplace. Other features include tall ceilings throughout, durable Hardiboard siding, a screened back porch, and a wrap-around open porch on the front. The large two-car garage features a walk-up staircase to the attic for easy access to additional storage. Nestled on the top of a hill on a quiet and private loop in Kirkwood.
Charming 3/2 vintage bungalow on a lovely corner lot is near Tom Petty Park. Close to downtown Gainesville, and a short bike ride to the University of Florida. This sweet house has so much potential with beautifully refinished oak flooring throughout. A surprising amount of storage with two closets in each bedroom and a pantry in the kitchen! The original vintage cabinetry in the kitchen extends to the ceiling. The house also includes a large garage, and a newer roof from 2013. Beautiful natural light with windows in every room including both bathrooms. In a great walkable neighborhood with sidewalks, it is on the route to Tom Petty Park with lots of friendly neighbors walking their dogs and children to the nearby park. A lovely place to call home!
This charming vintage home is close to everything with plenty of bonus living space. With three bedrooms and two baths, there is also an additional room that could be used as a fourth bedroom or office. Freshly painted inside and out including the original vintage wood cabinets in the kitchen. Gorgeous oak floors through most of the home with new luxury vinyl plank in the kitchen and bonus room. The fully-fenced yard is great for children or pets. It also has a carport, and a detached garage for storage. New HVAC and updated roofing in 2019. Excellent schools include JJ Finley, Westwood and Gainesville High School. Walkable to restaurants and close to nearby shopping. Only a short bike ride to the University of Florida and Downtown Gainesville.
Charming historic home near the University of Florida has been thoughtfully preserved and restored over the years. The welcoming screened entry porch leads into a large living room with high ceilings. The separate dining room connects to the kitchen and lovely breakfast nook with views of the large, wooded lot with mature landscaping. Gorgeous oak wood flooring throughout! The owners’ suite has an attached bath, high ceilings and two closets. The second bedroom and bath are separate and private with a laundry closet nearby. Ideal for entertaining or quiet moments outside, the attached wood deck overlooks the lush and private backyard. New architectural shingle roof in 2019 and HVAC in 2009. The spacious floored attic, and additional pole barn provide plenty of places for storage. Tucked onto a quiet street with no-thru traffic, it is an easy walk to coffee houses and shopping. A short bike ride to the University of Florida and downtown Gainesville. Special houses like this don’t last long…hurry!
Fantastic new construction in the historic Pleasant Street neighborhood. This three-bedroom, two-bath home is within walking distance of the University of Florida and downtown Gainesville. The open floor plan is spacious with lots of great features like wood floors, an all wood staircase and large double-paned windows. All new everything, excellent school districts and a large lot in the heart of downtown make this the perfect place to call home.
Beautiful Spanish Revival in the historic Duckpond neighborhood. The spacious kitchen has been updated with stainless steel appliances and granite. Arched doorways lead through the original butler’s pantry into the dining room. Tall ceilings, oak flooring and lots of windows throughout the home. The main house features three bedrooms and two baths. The upstairs bathroom has been updated with Carrera marble and a new tub. There is also a stack laundry upstairs. The fourth bedroom and bath in the addition could be an Air BnB or guest suite with a door to the outside, and a connected laundry room. The house has new plumbing and energy-efficient mini-splits to heat and cool the home. On a lovely corner lot, the fully fenced and walled backyard is great for dogs and children. Mature oak and magnolia trees provide shade and privacy. Surrounded by beautiful homes on a quiet street, this house is also close to Downtown Gainesville, UF Health and the University of Florida. Don’t miss it!
Rare turnkey, move-in ready home in the Duckpond neighborhood! Enjoy the benefits of the walkable historic district with the easy maintenance of new construction! This Cracker-style home has loads of charm, and a fantastic open floor plan with 10-foot ceilings and reclaimed wood flooring on the first floor. The kitchen features leather-finished granite counters, stainless steel appliances and a large center island. The ground floor master bedroom has a spacious bath with dual sinks and a walk-in shower. There are two additional bedrooms on the first floor with a jack-and-jill bath, and a fourth bedroom and bath on the second story. The large bonus room upstairs has so many possibilities! This energy-efficient custom home features a metal roof, aluminum-clad low-e windows, icynene insulation, durable Hardiboard siding, and a tankless gas water heater. Fantastic outdoor living spaces include a large yard, covered porch, wood deck, and brick patio. A short walk or ride to downtown and the University of Florida.
Fantastic renovation in Sugarfoot! With all new floors and a new kitchen, this four bedroom and two bath home is move-in ready! Privacy abounds with a lovely location and large lot backing up to a nature preserve. The modern and well-appointed kitchen features all new cabinetry, stainless appliances, three pantry spaces and quartz countertops. All new double-paned windows, engineered wood floors and recessed lighting throughout. The master bedroom has tons of storage with three walk-in closets! Large attached garage includes an additional storage room. New electrical panel, updated HVAC and durable copper piping. School districts are favorites Littlewood, Westwood, and Gainesville High School. Located in the center of town, this is close to shopping and the University of Florida!
Fantastic vintage home in the Duckpond area is move-in ready! Completely updated in 2009, the house features hand-scraped wood floors and a gourmet kitchen. The large master bedroom has a walk-in closet with custom built-in cabinetry, and French doors leading to the spacious patio. The master bath has a large walk-in shower with two shower heads and body jets, and a dual sink vanity with granite counters. The second bedroom has a bay window, and the guest bath has a jacuzzi oversized tub. The circular driveway and patio walkways feature 100-year old bricks from the original Main Street. Other extras include a large storage shed, a new six-foot wood privacy fence, covered front porch, pergola dining area off of the family room, and an above ground pool. This energy-efficient home has a 21 SEER Trane HVAC System, 2 gas fireplaces, icynene insulation in the attic, soundproofing in all interior walls, and double-pane windows. The detached structure has a heat/cool system, and could easily be made into a fantastic studio space! Don’t miss it!
Fabulous mid-century, brick home in Kirkwood! Perched on the top of the hill, there are magnificent views from every window. The split plan has three spacious bedrooms on one side, and a fourth nearer the kitchen. Two full baths with fantastic vintage sink and vintage tile in the hall bath. The tastefully updated kitchen features open shelving, quartz countertops and stainless steel appliances. The open and inviting layout is great for entertaining with easy access between the living room, the kitchen, the breakfast area, the dining room and the back patio. The large lot is beautifully landscaped and has an outdoor fire pit area tucked back underneath the trees. Energy-efficient gas tankless water heater added in 2016, architectural shingle roof in 2012, and a new heat pump from 2011. The lovely Kirkwood neighborhood is only minutes from the University of Florida, UF Health, Depot Park, Sweetwater Wetlands Park, and all the wonderful things that downtown Gainesville has to offer. This one won’t last long!