717 Colonial AVE,
Designed as a high class residential suburb, development in Ghent began in 1890. Being the earliest phase of construction, Colonial Ave. is now graced with the oldest, most sophisticated homes in the neighborhood. These city mansions exhibit the ornate architectural qualities found in many affluent homes of the 19th-century. Crowned with a cone-shaped corner tower on the left, this Queen Anne style mansion is balanced with large windows & gables on the right. The roofline is further ornamented by intricate moldings and spires. The house features 12ft ceilings, original pocket doors, elaborate woodwork, exposed brick walls that display the grandeur of this turn of the century home. A bright, modern kitchen complements the stately wood and brick found throughout. Upgrades include a three-zone HVAC system, master bathroom w/ jacuzzi tub, & dedicated electrical power for backyard, providing all the comforts of modern city living. Seller spent over $170,000 in upgrades between 2011 & 2016.
School District 1
Walter Herron Taylor Elementary
School District 2
School District 3