University Realty

1639 NW 11th Road Gainesville, FL 32605


Florida Park 658

6 Bed
5 Bath
5313 Sq ft
1937 built
Association Fee: $0
Price/Sq.Ft.: $160/sq.ft
Date Listed: 11/07/2020
MLS #: 439402
WALK TO THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA AND OWN A PIECE OF HISTORY!! This 6 bedroom 5 bath cypress log home, with study, guest house and swimming pool, is nestled on 2.4 lush acres, dotted with flowering shrubs and fruit trees and bordered by a small pond and a creek. It was the first house built in Florida Park and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Heart pine floors and beamed ceilings add to the historic charm, while an updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances brings the house into the 21st Century. A huge great room with a massive stone fireplace is the center of the house, with ample space for a large dining table and display cabinets. The master suite and a second bedroom are on the ground floor, with two bedrooms and a bath on the second floor. A complete apartment, with a sitting room, bedroom, bath and kitchen is attached to the house and a study/sixth bedroom is off of the three car garage. An open patio provides a wonderful space for outdoor entertaining and it leads to a large screened pool with a spa and a flagstone deck. A sprinkler system, exterior lighting, security cameras and beautiful landscaping enhance the appeal of this historic residence. **BE SURE TO VIEW THE VIRTUAL TOUR.**
Exterior Features
  • TypeSingle-Family Home
  • Acres2.43
  • StyleLog
  • Construction TypeLog
  • Exterior FinishWood
  • RoofShingle
  • Exterior MiscLandscape Lighting, Gutter/Downspouts, Patio/Lanai/Porch-Open, Irrigation System
  • ParkingDetached Garage/Carport
  • GarageYes
  • PoolYes
  • Pool FeaturesIn-Ground, Screened Enclosure, Built-In Hot Tub
  • FencingWood, Chain Link
Interior Features
  • FloorsCarpet, Tile, Wood - Hardwood
  • Interior LayoutGreat Room, Pantry, Media/Game Room, In-Law Suite, Laundry Closet, Storage Area, Master Downstairs, Florida/Sun Room, 2nd Kitchen, Den/Ofc (Not Inc in Bd #)
  • Interior FeaturesAuto Garage Door, French Doors, Blinds/Verticals, Ceiling Fans, Fireplace - Wood Burning, Ceilings - Vaulted, Drapes/Curtains/Valance, Wet Bar, Skylights
  • Appliances/EquipmentAlarm System, Dishwasher, Cooktop - Gas, Disposal, Oven - Wall, Microwave, Security/Prewired, Satellite Dish, Oven - Convection, Dryer, Oven - Warming, Washer, Refrigerator
  • Heating and CoolingZoned, Central H/C Electric, Window Unit(s)
  • Utilities ProviderGRU
  • Utilities OtherMetered Water - GRU, Cable TV Available, Sewer, Well on Property, Internet Available, Natural Gas
Association & Amenities
  • AssociationVoluntary
  • Association Fee Amount$0
  • Association Fee CoversOther
  • Neighborhood AmenitiesStreet Lights
School Zone
  • Elementary SchoolFinley Elem
  • Middle SchoolWestwood Middle
  • High SchoolGainesville High
Listing History
  • Date Days ago Event New Price
  • Jan 06, 2021 16 days ago Price Reduced: -$26,000 (2.97%) $849,000
  • Nov 07, 2020 76 days ago New on Market $875,000
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