A vintage classic in the heart of Sitka Alaska. Where history meets cozy modern charm-this 3,340 sure foot home checks all the boxes. Welcome to 325 Seward Street-an original Mae Mills 1939 home. Restored Doug fir original wood floors walk you through this timeless classic into an open floor living concept that would make any head turn and compel you to stay awhile. Gorgeous solid wood built-in cabinets flank double crown moulded walls that are capable of hanging one's original works of art in a space fit for a queen. Soft modern touches bring out the history of this home while not overpowering the story of May Mills' history. The designer's kitchen boasts solid walnut wood counter tops, luxury Thermador appliances and plenty of space to roll out pies, entertain casually and relax in the kitchen. The separate butlers pantry welcome kitchen prep, culinary overload complete with additional freezers accommodate the bounty of the ocean out front just within reach! Memories to be made while entertaining and cooking will only serve to add to the rich history of this home. Step outside and soak in the hot tub under cover of the northern lights while basking in the lights of town and the view of the Sitka Sound. Walk to town or push your child in the swing of an old hemlock tree in your very own landscaped yard. Privacy abounds with mature landscaping and attached roof elements flanking the porch. Travel up the stairs and onto original fir hardwood flooring to any of the three bedrooms that welcome you to rest and reflect upon the feeling of being in a home of significance. The master bedroom contains a beautiful walk-in closet with solar tubes which flood the space with natural light. The shower is a low curb walk-in shower with oversized luxury faucet fixture shower heads and wands. This is quite simply the perfect living space for you!
Antique Cherry hardwood flooring continues into the lower level to watch a movie, workout, be alone. While restoring this home the sellers underwent a meticulous effort to super insulate the walls creating a quiet space for exclusive enjoyment. Let the children play games and laugh while the adults conclude the evening out on the covered veranda. There is an additional bedroom on the lower floor which could double as an in-law suite with a separate entrance out from below.
A heated detached garage with custom shelving create the perfect man-cave and storage for all salt water toys. Simply put there is something for everyone with this home.
Come for a visit, stay for a lifetime. This home has everything you want and is ready for you. This special home is for keeps. This sale includes a 5,824' LOT with its own driveway at 206 Observatory Street