1602 8th Street SE Winter Haven, FL 33880
Rare opportunity to own a piece of history with this 1963 Gene Leedy - designed Mid-Century Modern home in the heart of Winter Haven, FL. This is not just a home, but a work of art, designed by Leedy with the intention to create a lifestyle for the owner. Formerly known as the Ellison Residence, this 2592 Sq. Ft. 3 BR, 3BA home is in pristine condition and original in most every way. It has been featured in numerous Mid-Century magazine publications that boast of the homes influence to the Mid-Century style. Built on natural Ocala block walls, you will enter in and immediately be drawn to the signature precast double-T concrete beam ceilings that run throughout the home, the glass walls that bring the outside in, and access to the courtyards and pool area from every room. Upon a closer look you will notice the small details such as the original cabinets, walls, fixtures, hardware, and cork floors. The vintage kitchen features the original 1962 Custom Imperial Flair combo oven-stove with glass doors that open vertically. Even the side-by-side bathrooms with original tile in butter yellow and gray look out on a private courtyard through floor-to-ceiling glass doors. The courtyards have been recently refinished with artificial turf for a manicured, functional look. The current owners vintage furnishings with pieces from Alexander Girard, George Nelson, Eames, Paul McCobb and Knoll can be available for purchase to compliment this amazing home. Don't miss out on this opportunity to own a piece of history.
|3 days ago||Listing updated with changes from the MLS|
|2 months ago||Price changed to $449,000|
|5 months ago||Listing first seen online|
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