1228 3rd Avenue, Longmont, CO 80501 (Sold on 7/27/2018)

  • 5 BedBeds
  • 6 Baths
  • 0 Full BathFull Baths
  • 0 Half BathHalf Baths
  • 0 3/4 Baths
  • 7,336 Sqft
  • Single Family
  • Sold
  • MLS# 4141070
  • mls board disclosure RE/MAX ALLIANCE
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  • Price Reduced$50,000

Property Description1228 3rd Avenue, Longmont, CO 80501

Longmont’s most historic and grand home, The Lion House/Empson Mansion, prominent in the 2016 Sony Pictures movie “Dear Eleanor” as United States President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s home. Situated on nearly an acre in the premiere Old Town District, this home retains many of its original architectural elements including 10 1/2 foot ceilings, quarter-sawn oak paneling and floors, mural, leaded/zinc/copper glass windows, and built-in cabinetry. Notable updates include theater with 15 foot screen, 500 cubic foot beer/wine cellar at 35-55 degrees Fahrenheit, 5-piece master bath, 2 other en-suite bedrooms, top-of-the-line appliances, African Mahogany windowed club house.

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Property Details1228 3rd Avenue, Longmont, CO 80501

Listing courtesy of: RE/MAX ALLIANCE

General Features

Style  2 Story
Year Built  1908
Lot Size  0.9100
Total Sq. Ft  7336.00
Finished Sq. Ft.  5063
Beds  5
Baths  6

Interior Features

Square Footage Above approx  5063
Heating  Baseboard, Hot Water, Radiant
Flooring  Carpet, Concrete, Tile Floor, Wood Floors
Fireplaces  Gas/Gas Logs, Wood
Cooling Description  Ceiling Fan
Additional Interior Features  Breakfast Nook, Built-Ins, Exterior Basement Entrance, Exercise Room, Eating Space / Kitchen, Foyer/Entry, Five Piece Bath, Home Theater, Jet Action Tub, Jack & Jill Bath, Kitchen Island, Master Bath, Master Suite, Pantry, Skylights, Utility Sink, Vaulted, Window Coverings, Walk-in Closets, Work Shop (Interior)

Exterior / Lot Features

Parking  Driveway-Concrete, Oversized Wide, Tandem
Exterior  Balcony, Covered Deck, Covered Patio, Deck, Exterior Basement Entrance, Fence, Front Porch, Playground Area, Patio, Sprinkler System, Yard


School District  St. Vrain Valley RE-1J
Elementary  Central
Middle  Westview
High  Longmont

Financial Considerations

Tax Amount  $682500
Tax Year  6825


Driving north on Main Street turn left onto 3rd Avenue. The destination is on your right.

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