440 Douglas Ave., Saint John

$239,900 Sold
Listing ID: SJ173687
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 4
Age: 72 yrs approx.
House Size: 3000 sq ft
Lot Size: 12,001 sq ft
Heating: Electric, Hot Water
Heat Costs: $3704 yr approx. (Total Electric)
Taxes: $6753 yr for 2017
November 3, 2017

As one of the most admired properties on Douglas Avenue, for its attractive 1940’s style and meticulous condition along with manicured landscape, this exquisite home is being offered to those who love and appreciate craftsman workmanship of a bygone era. Built as a classic formal 2 family by original owner who worked for the Murray and Gregory company… the layout was designed to have 2 approximate 1500 sq ft apartments, each having front and back doors, as well stairs to full basement and each a private garage; such independent living and for today’s lifestyle – perfect for empty nesters who would love the flexibility of coming and going, travelling, snowbirds and have someone upstairs to take care of things while you are away. Main floor unit has welcoming vestibule, living room focus is fireplace flanked by built-in bookshelves. Formal dining room, eat-in kitchen, full bath has subway tile and honeycomb tile floors, 2 bedroom with large closets, a front cloak room as well, small den area. Full basement access with garage, laundry as well. The upstairs unit lay out is similar but with additional bedrooms/den plus the back staircase area has laundry, storage, etc. They also have private back staircase to deck, basement and garage. Roofing, sundeck, some windows, electrical upgraded over the past 11 years. ┬áMain floor apartment will be vacated August 1, 2017. Tenant upstairs – lovely people that treat the property as their own.


Additional Features & Inclusions:

  • Property Tax Non-Owner Occupied
  • Assessment: $226,900
  • Water: Municipal (on meter)
  • Sewer: Municipal
  • Built-In Double Garage one for each unit
  • Gorgeous & Mature Landscape, Maple Trees
  • 2 – 2 Bedroom Units (Over & Under)
  • Stainglass Windows Priceless
  • Full Basement with Access to Both Units
  • Ideal Walkable Location & On Bus Route
  • Sundeck on Side Yard
  • Double Lot, Building Location Survey 2006
  • Crown Moldings, Thick Trim – So Attractive
  • Hardwood Floors Throughout
  • Fireplaces
  • Appliances Remain