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Enter the house at 215 E. 4th St. to wooden floors and intricate wrought iron railings lining the stairs that provide access to many of the six levels. An elevator is also available for movement about the residence.
The dining room is just left of the entrance on a second level and is accented by an antique brick wall. The spacious kitchen is also located on the second floor for easy access for entertaining, as are the home theater and bar.
From the entrance, one steps down to the dramatic light-filled living room with floor-to-ceiling windows affording views of the landscaped backyard. Hardwood floors continue into this room, which is anchored by a massive surround for the gas log fireplace.
All four bedrooms are located on the upper floors. The master suite comes complete with balcony access. The master bath features include marble countertops and flooring, as well as a large jet tub and glass-door shower. In total the house offers four full bathrooms. Vistas of downtown are enjoyed from a roof-top deck with hot tub.
A wrought iron-framed balcony runs the width of the home on two levels. In back, a large brick patio with fountain provides a place for al fresco dining and entertaining. The two-car garage is attached to the four-story house.
Square footage: 3,578
Asking price: $999,000