University Realty

224 NE 10th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601


Highland Heights(010)

6 Bed
4.5 Bath
4704 Sq ft
1929 built
Association Fee: $0
Price/Sq.Ft.: $186/sq.ft
Date Listed: 05/10/2019
MLS #: 425086
Stately Colonial Revival Home "The Jewel in the Crown" of the NE Gainesville's Historic Duck Pond neighborhood. The Tigert-Barrow home was built in 1929 and has been exceedingly well maintained with many updates. Home to two of the University of Florida Presidents, this home commanded a central role in Gainesville Society with numerous dignitaries including US Presidents and Supreme Court Justices. Built by M. Parrish Sr. as his personal residence, no detail went untouched. The large Great Room with gas fireplace leads off the foyer or opens to the Florida Room. The formal Dining Room is off the breakfast room and Library. The large kitchen with granite countertops, marble backsplash and butlers pantry has a private stairway to the master bedroom and a half bathroom for guests. Upstairs are 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and ample storage and closets. There is an attached guest cottage with bedroom, en suite bathroom and kitchen. The double corner lot is nearly half an acre and has been professionally landscaped and includes fountain, privacy fencing and pergola. Walk to nearby Roper or Tom Petty parks, downtown restaurants, the Wednesday Farmers Market and Publix shopping center.
Exterior Features
  • TypeSingle-Family Home
  • Acres0.47
  • Style2 Story, Colonial, Vintage
  • Construction TypeFrame, Foundation-Crawlsp/Piers
  • Exterior FinishWood
  • RoofShingle
  • Exterior MiscIrrigation System, Gutter/Downspouts, Patio/Lanai/Porch-Open, Landscape Lighting, Courtyard, Balcony
  • ParkingDriveway, No Garage/Carport
  • GarageNo
  • PoolNo
  • FencingWood
Interior Features
  • FloorsTile, Wood - Hardwood
  • Interior LayoutPantry, Master Upstairs, Foyer, Great Room, In-Law Suite, Storage Area, Florida/Sun Room, 2nd Kitchen
  • Interior FeaturesFrench Doors, Butler's Pantry, Blinds/Verticals, Ceiling Fans, Fireplace - Gas, Crown Molding, Chair Rail, Drapes/Curtains/Valance
  • Appliances/EquipmentCooktop - Gas, Alarm System, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Dryer, Washer, Oven - Gas, Refrigerator
  • Heating and CoolingMultiple Units, Mini-Split System, Central Cool/Electric, Central Heat/Natural Gas
  • Utilities ProviderGRU
  • Utilities OtherMetered Water - GRU, Cable TV Available, Sewer, Internet Available
Association & Amenities
  • AssociationNone
  • Association Fee Amount$0
  • Association Fee Covers -
School Zone
  • Elementary SchoolMetcalfe Elem
  • Middle SchoolHoward Bishop Middle
  • High SchoolEastside High
Listing History
  • Date Days ago Event New Price
  • May 11, 2019 159 days ago New on Market $875,000
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