353 Pilot Knob AV

June 27, 2017 Recently Listed

[idx-listing mlsnumber=”7773895″ showall=”true”] 353 Pilot Knob AV, Manitou Springs, Colorado. History lover’s dream in historic Manitou Springs. Originally constructed between 1896-99 on a choice property in Ruxton Canyon by the president of the Cog Railroad. This grand Victorian later became the first Pikes Peak Seminary, and still later the Magnolia Inn. This exquisite home has a total of 37 windows, all with beautiful views of the mountains and town. Hardwood floors throughout with original moldings, baseboards, cast iron heating grates, antique doors & hardware, and a wrap-around porch. The house sits on a sunny lot with southern exposure, hilltop and panoramic views, and upper and lower back yard spaces perfect for entertaining. The home has a walk-out basement with a separate laundry room, workshop and extra storage. The kitchen features a special garden window, plus newer disposal, microwave, stove and fridge. The kitchen has a sunny eat-in area and is easy access from the driveway for unloading groceries. The formal dining room has original pocket doors. The parlor has an energy efficient gas burning fireplace. The master suite is very large and has a bathroom, walk in closet and sitting room. Two of the bathrooms have original sinks and claw foot tubs. The 3rd floor is a self-contained apartment with 2 bedrooms, kitchen and a bath. Working antique refrigerator comes with house. The seller is willing to sell furnishings separately. Easy walking distance to downtown Manitou with several nearby trails. There are 4 off-street parking spots plus plenty of street parking. This home has been pre-inspected and comes with a home warranty.