George G. and Rose A. Gerber House (c1931-1932) Gracious center hall Colonial with a 2 car garage ideally located in the desirable Freeman Parkway neighborhood.
Tall windows flood this charming home with abundant sunlight to perfectly showcase all the wonderful historic details and craftsmanship, including the original oak hardwood floors with mahogany edging. The elegant living room has a double-sided wood burning fireplace which also warms the adjoining family room which features a wall of custom built-in shelves with a wet bar. The formal dining room leads to an impressive cook’s kitchen with high-end appliances, a center island, and a sunny breakfast area by a bay window. A powder room and a skylit mudroom with a walk-in coat closet complete the main level.
The 2nd floor has a master suite with a recently redone marble bath, three other bedrooms, a family bath, and a separate laundry room. The 3rd floor offers another bedroom with an ensuite bath and a study with terrific built-in storage shelves and a skylight. The nicely finished lower level provides a sweet recreation room displaying cottage-like details and a decorative fireplace.
The partially fenced city garden includes a private brick patio and there is a delightful side porch off the living room. This outstanding home has been meticulously maintained both inside and out by the current owners, including a new slate roof on the back side of the house, copper gutters, and custom storm windows.
A fabulous East Side property!