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Rare opportunity to own a piece of history with this 1963 Gene Leedy - designed Mid-Century Modern home in the heart of Winter Haven, FL. This is not just a home, but a work of art, designed by Leedy with the intention to create a lifestyle for the owner. Formerly known as the Ellison Residence, this 2592 Sq. Ft. 3 BR, 3BA home is in pristine condition and original in most every way. It has been featured in numerous Mid-Century magazine publications that boast of the homes influence to the Mid-Century style. Built on natural Ocala block walls, you will enter in and immediately be drawn to the signature precast double-T concrete beam ceilings that run throughout the home, the glass walls that bring the outside in, and access to the courtyards and pool area from every room. Upon a closer look you will notice the small details such as the original cabinets, walls, fixtures, hardware, and cork floors. The vintage kitchen features the original 1962 Custom Imperial Flair combo oven-stove with glass doors that open vertically. Even the side-by-side bathrooms with original tile in butter yellow and gray look out on a private courtyard through floor-to-ceiling glass doors. The courtyards have been recently refinished with artificial turf for a manicured, functional look. The current owners vintage furnishings with pieces from Alexander Girard, George Nelson, Eames, Paul McCobb and Knoll can be available for purchase to compliment this amazing home. Don't miss out on this opportunity to own a piece of history.

Address: 1602 8TH ST SE
State: FL
City: Winter Haven
County: Polk
Zip Code: 33880
Neighborhood: Valencia Park
MLS#: L4905999
MLS Area: 33880 Winter Haven/Eloise/JPV/Wahnetta
Taxes: VALENCIA PK PB 41 PG 16 LOT 2 $1,930

Price History

Date Price Event Change MLS#:
2/8/2019 $469,900 List Price 18.96% L4905999
3/8/2018 $395,000 List Price O5567097

Nearby Schools

Winter Haven Adventist Academy(K-8)
St John's Christian School(Preschool-K)
Frank E. Brigham Academy(K-5)
Alturas Elementary School(K-5)
Our Children Of Winter Haven South Campus(Preschool-12)
Grace Lutheran School(Preschool-8)
Heritage Christian Academy(Preschool-7)
Winter Haven Adventist Academy(K-8)
Our Children Of Winter Haven South Campus(Preschool-12)
Grace Lutheran School(Preschool-8)
Denison Middle School(6-8)4
Heritage Christian Academy(Preschool-7)
Winter Haven Senior High School(9-12)3
Our Children Of Winter Haven South Campus(Preschool-12)

Interior Details

  • Appliances:Built-In Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Freezer, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater
  • Features:Built In Features, Eating Space In Kitchen, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Skylight(S), Solid Wood Cabinets, Stone Counters
  • Furnished:
  • Floor Type:Carpet, Cork, Tile
  • Cooling:Central Air
  • Heating:Central, Heat Pump
  • Other Rooms:Formal Dining Room Separate, Formal Living Room Separate, Great Room, Inside Utility, Storage Rooms

Exterior Details

  • Home Construction
  • Features:Fenced, French Doors, Irrigation System, Lighting, Rain Gutters, Sliding Doors
  • Exposure:East
  • Roof Type:Concrete
    Other
  • Garage Spaces:2
  • Pool:Yes
  • Utilities:BB/HS Internet Available,Cable Available,Electricity Connected,Public
  • Lot Description:In City Limits,Near Public Transit,Street Paved
  • Parking:Garage Door Opener,Oversized
  • Security:Security System Leased,Smoke Detector(s)
  • View:Pool
  • Foundation:Slab

Community Details

  • HOA: $0/mo
    Fees Include:
    None

Rental Information

  • Rental Income:$0
  • Rental Number:0
  • Directions:Hwy 17 to Cypress Gardens Blvd to left on 8th St. House on left

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Property Information Last Updated: 1/29/2018 9:34:28 AM
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