139 JACKSON ABENUE, BRADFORD, PENNSYLVANIA Prestigious Historical Home in Mckean County
Experience the Essence of Another Era!
Walk through the enormous red front door of this beautiful iconic and historic home featured in Bradford’s 2019 Landmark Legends Architectural Tour.
Continuously resided in, lovingly cared for, and preserved since its construction in 1904 by noted area architect E.N. Unruh. Documented historical provenance linked to the wealth and luxury of Bradford’s “oil excitement.” Complete decorative and structural renovations completed in the late 1980’s. Beautiful silk wall coverings, Italian Murano glass and tole sconces and chandeliers. Beauty and comfort in wonderful combination.
Exceptional craftsmanship throughout and original woodwork in exceptional condition. Grand foyer and staircase boasts of this home’s character and quality of yesteryear. Pocket door opens to the formal living room with gas marble fireplace. Formal dining room has a gas fireplace, custom-built china cabinet and solid wood wainscoting. Library/den offers built in bookcases and corner fireplace. Spacious kitchen with parquet flooring, center island, glass and wood cabinets, pantry with desk area. Butler's pantry has a wet bar and leaded glass cabinetry. First floor laundry in the sunroom. Also a full bath on this floor. The 2nd floor offers a master bedroom, master bath and a dressing room. Room adjacent to master bedroom can be used as bedroom or den, depending on your needs. Three additional bedrooms and a 3/4 bath. Extraordinary area on the 3rd floor is currently used as a studio apartment, great for guests. Spacious living room, bedroom, full bath and kitchen area with storage and more. Two generous sized covered porches with columns adorn the front of this home with spectacular view of the valley. Covered back porch. 30 x 55 brick garage with 2nd floor workshop and storage. Large concrete driveway and parking.
Necessary repairs and upgrades have been completed in the past two years including replacement of garage roof, repair and repainting of beautiful front porch, roof and columns, significant repair of Yankee gutter system and attention to yard and landscaping. (Full list of recent work completed and biography of this gorgeous home available to serious buyers.)