Location4812 NE 255th Dr. Melrose, Florida32666 - Historic Melrose
- Property Type: Other
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Living Area (sq ft): 2439
- Year Built: 1900
- Acreage: 2.44
- Age Restricted Community: No
- Horses or Livestock Allowed?: Yes
- Property ID: 18878000000
- MLS Number: 1076260
- Listed: November 9, 2020 10:35 am
This Florida Cracker style home built in the 1890’s, sits on a beautiful, secluded 2.44 acres in Historic Melrose. This home has been totally renovated, including electrical, plumbing, mechanical, structural, updated insulation, water softener, wired for a Generator and so much more. A MUST SEE to appreciate all the original charm while having all the modern conveniences of today. The home was constructed from Long Leaf Pines that were cut and milled right on the property. You’ll feel miles away as you look out over your beautifully manicured yard, enjoying all the giant oaks, magnolias, tall pines, fruit and cedar trees. Show off your green thumb with your Greenhouse and 8 raised garden beds.
The 10×10 Workshop with extended screened work space is ready for all your tools and equipment. You’ll enjoy the extra 196 Sq. ft. Art Studio that’s connected by a covered, screened breezeway from the house. Life is gentle here and there is so much to offer, including a 10ft. deeded easement down to Lake Melrose. Stroll through Historic Melrose and check out all the shops, fresh fruit and vegetable stands, art galleries, restaurants, a city park, and a public boat ramp for Lake Santa Fe. There’s a Public beach area only a mile away at the Melrose Bay Park on the 7000-acre Lake. Melrose is 20 Miles East of Gainesville, 70 miles SW of Jacksonville and 55 miles to the East Coast Beaches. Melrose is a small town with 3500 residents that will welcome you with open arms. If you’re looking for a home with charm, peace and quiet and a great community, this HOME is for YOU! Make an appointment today! Masks are required and please follow CDC guidelines while touring.