A rare opportunity to own this beautiful, classic Anchorage home on over 6 bucolic, private acres with 2 ponds and a 4 stall barn. This land is the original homestead of the founder of Anchorage and arborist, Edward Dorsey Hobbs. The trees on this property are some of the most beautiful in Anchorage including over 200 years old Cyprus trees. This urban horse farm is located on a quiet dead-end street in the heart of Anchorage and in the highly sought out Anchorage school district. As you enter the foyer, you will be impressed with the lovely carved staircase, spacious hallway and hardwood floors. The rooms are large and perfect for entertaining. The dining room is extra spacious and can easily accommodate large dinner parties of up to 30 people.The conveniently located first floor master bedroom is very spacious with a large bay window with lots of natural light and bathroom with beautiful sunken tub. All the 4 bedrooms are large and there is an extra room that could be used as a playroom or 5th bedroom as well as a nice space at the top of the stairs that could be used for an extra family room or office. Built to last, this classic home is built with quality engineering and has five steel beams and 2x12 & 2x14 roof rafters. It was built with safety in mind and has a firewall between the house and garage, earthquake rods in the chimney, as well as, 2 exits from the basement and 2nd floor and a buck stove in the basement.
There is an outdoor gazebo and plenty of patio space for entertaining or just enjoying quiet time with nature. Valley View Road is not a thru street and remains safe and quiet. The 4-stall barn comes equipped with water and electricity and is designed for easy conversion to a double stall when needed. Also, there is a gardening sink in the garage. Don't miss out on this wonderful opportunity to experience Anchorage living at its finest! Must see to believe!
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