$ 903,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#L4937649
  • TypePending
  • CountyPOLK
  • CityBARTOW
  • AreaBartow
  • Zip33830
  • StyleHistorical
  • Year Built1890
  • Taxes$ 5592
  • Price$ 903,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5208
  • Lot Size0.47 Acres
Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

Step back in time to a bygone era! You must see this beautiful property, full of Southern charm & located in the middle of Bartow's Historic Church Street District, this amazing 1890's home is loaded with original charm but updated & expanded in 2010 with modern conveniences which will leave you breathless! This Grand Lady has the distinction of being on the Bartow Register of Historic Homes. It has been lovingly maintained & beautifully remodeled to retain the architectural integrity of the original home. Over 5200 SF of perfection boasts 4 BR, 3.5 BA, separate formal living & dining rooms, family room, gourmet kitchen, state of the art theater room, flex room, butler’s pantry, coffered ceilings in the family room and kitchen, and pavered pool deck/patio on an almost 1/2 acre lot, with PVC privacy fenced backyard. Lovely hardwood floors & graceful staircase, custom wallpaper, 4 original, working wood burning fireplace, and a decorative fireplace in the master that could be converted to a working gas fireplace. This property is the epitome of elegance & polish but feels just like coming home. Built in 1890, its many features include a formal front entrance, gracious formal dining room & comfortable formal living room. This is an abundant floor plan just perfect for all your entertaining needs. Crown mouldings, 9” wide baseboards, loads of storage closets & built-ins are just a few of the numerous architectural highlights. The wonderful kitchen is a chef’s delight! Some of the features include custom cabinetry, a commercial grade 6 burner gas range, two sinks, granite counters, marble island, large eating space, mahogany clad French door fridge, built-in steamer, pressure oven, & lighted jade backsplash. The butler’s pantry situated between the kitchen & foyer was also redone with custom cabinetry, and granite counters. There is a walk-in pantry with plenty of storage. The kitchen overlooks the back patio, sparkling salt water pool and backyard with a storage shed and detached one car garage. The downstairs master suite features a decorative gas fireplace, wood floors, built-ins, plantation shutters and hidden tv behind a mirror. The master bath boasts lighted onyx counters on the dual vanities, steam shower, towel warming drawer, 2-person jetted tub, morning bar, TOTO toilet, and a huge 16x8 closet. Adjoining the bath is a second laundry room as well as an exercise room/flex room. The theater room is outfitted with a 101" screen, multi-level seating, fiber optic "stars", full serving bar with sink and wine fridge. Upstairs are 3 BR, 2 BA & 2 wood burning fireplaces. There is an upstairs jr master suite with a wood burning fireplace and a ensuite bath. There are 2 additional bedrooms, one with a fireplace and the other is used as a studio. Then if that weren't enough, there is a recently installed 24kw solar system generating enough power compliments of the Sun to run the entire house, with little to no electric bill, and will be paid off at closing with acceptable offer!! Last but not least, lush mature landscaping, gorgeous front porch with seating areas to watch the world go by. You will be within strolling distance of historical downtown Bartow & all it has to offer – shopping, dining & more await you. Welcome home to gracious Florida living in a most attractive setting!

Elementary School Middle School High School
James E. Stephens Elem Union Academy Magnet Middle School Bartow High
Price History
6/8/2023 Listed $949,999
7/5/2023 6% - $898,000

General Features

Appliances Bar Fridge, Built-In Oven, Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater, Wine Refrigerator
Architectural Style Historical
Association Y/N No
Attached Garage No
Carport Y/N No
Construction Materials Wood Frame, Wood Siding
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
County Polk
Days on Market 100
Directions From Lakeland, go south on US Hwy 98, cross over Hwy 60 and continue south on Broadway. Turn left onto Church St and follow to the address. The subject will be on the right.
Elementary School James E. Stephens Elem
Exterior Features Awning(s), French Doors, Irrigation System, Outdoor Shower, Rain Gutters
Facing Direction North
Garage Spaces 1
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Central, Electric, Zoned
High School Bartow High
Interior Features Attic Fan, Built in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), Coffered Ceiling(s), Crown Molding, Eating Space In Kitchen, High Ceiling(s), Master Bedroom Main Floor, Master Bedroom Upstairs, Skylight(s), Solid Surface Count
Lease Considered Y/N Yes
Levels Two
Lot Size Square Feet 20290
MLS Area 33830 - Bartow
Middle/Junior High School Union Academy Magnet
New Construction No
Patio/Porch Features Covered, Front Porch, Porch, Rear Porch
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Pets Allowed Yes
Pool Features Gunite, In Ground, Pool Sweep, Salt Water
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Public Remarks Step back in time to a bygone era! You must see this beautiful property, full of Southern charm & located in the middle of Bartow's Historic Church Street District, this amazing 1890's home is loaded
Roof Metal
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Spa Features In Ground
Standard Status Pending
Status Pending
Street Name CHURCH
Subdivision Name N/A
Tax Annual Amount 5592.95
Tax Year 2022
Utilities BB/HS Internet Available, Cable Connected, Electricity Connected, Fiber Optics, Natural Gas Connected, Phone Available, Public, Sewer Connected, Solar, Street Lights, Underground Utilities, Water Connected
Virtual Tour
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1890
Zoning XX

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Decorative, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other Room, Wood Burning
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Carpet, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood
Full Baths 3
Furnished Y/N Unfurnished
Half Baths 1
Heating Y/N Yes
Laundry Features Inside, Laundry Room
Living Area Units Square Feet
Livingareasource Public Records
Street Suffix STREET
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Stories 2
Window Features Blinds, Window Treatments

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 5797
Fencing Vinyl
Foundation Details Crawlspace, Slab
Lot Dimensions 90x112
Lot Size Acres 0.47
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Open Parking Y/N No
Parking Features Driveway
Road Surface Type Asphalt, Paved
Spa No
Water Source Public


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 33830

AVG $330K
AVG $2,177
AVG 345
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1999

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