1029 E 5th Avenue, Mount Dora, FL 32757
Downtown Mount Dora
- Type: Residential
- Style: 2 Story
- Bedrooms: 9 "All with Private Baths"
- Bathrooms: 9
- Garage: Double, Detached "Carport with workshop"
- Size: 4,973 sq. ft.
- Development Level: Built
- Suite: Yes
- Year Built: 1887
- MLS #: G4853131
Attention aspiring innkeepers... The historic Farnsworth House located in award-winning Mount Dora, Florida is available for purchase. This Historical downtown Mt. Dora property has been lovingly maintained, updated and continuously utilized through its 130 year existence. Sited on a one acre parcel just blocks from the center of town with R-2 Zoning, the Farnsworth house is in a Residential neighborhood with the ability to function as a licensed Bed & Breakfast, which it currently is. There are two independent buildings containing 9 bedrooms which are beautifully furnished with 9 En-Suite bathrooms. The main building features 5 bedrooms and bathrooms with three upstairs suites having separate entrances, each with its own living room, kitchenette, bedroom & bath, and an outside porch. The main level has an expansive living room, dining room, kitchen and two bedroom suites. The separate back building features four guest units with their own entrances. If the new owner chooses to continue to operate this property as a B&B instead of a residence, the furnishings and reservation system is included in the sale. This is a wonderful Historic property in good condition that will also serve as a large private home with 4 separate rental units on site.
- Breakfast Nook
- Guest Quarters
- Hardwood Floors
- Kitchen Island
- Laundry Room
- Window Covers
- Fiberglass Shingles
- 3+ Window / Wall Unit
- Central Air
- Central Electric
- Wall Unit
- Front Porch
- Garden Area
- RV Parking
Main Floor Rooms
This is actually a living room with a bay window seating parlor. It is used as the main dining area for B&B guests.
This is the homes' main kitchen. It is where the proprietors prepare meals for guests and meets current health codes for B&B's.
The homes' entry foyer is utilized as the B&B's lobby. It contains the beautiful stairwell to the 3 upper guest suites and screened balcony.
A large, screen enclosed front porch welcomes friends, family, and guests into this so charming home. The French doors lead to the living room and another door welcomes guests into the foyer or lobby.
The original Dining Room is still utilized as such and is conveniently adjacent to the kitchen.
Located on the ground floor of the main home, the Bougainvillea Room features beautiful colonial décor, large windows, and a private bath.
Also located on the ground floor of the main home, the intimate and inviting Bamboo room features a queen bed, a twin bed and private bath with shower/tub combo.
Up Floor Rooms
Located on the second floor of the main home is the Azalea Suite. It includes a kitchenette, private bath and screened balcony shared with the Canary Suite.
The Canary suite features a sitting room, sleeping room, kitchenette with balcony, and a private bath. It also shares a screened balcony with the Azalea suite.
The Glyn and Kiddie suite features a bedroom, sitting room, kitchenette with balcony, and a private bath.
Information is deemed to be correct but not guaranteed.