What do the founders of S and H Green Stamps and the Eureka Vacuum Company and perhaps you have in common with an outstanding home located at 105 Electric Street in Scranton, PA? You can be among the line of distinguished owners of this fine residence. Scranton was the first city in the United States to adopt the electric light bulb for street lighting and became known in a short time as the Electric City. And the premier addresses in the Electric City were all on Electric Street. As you approach the massive Tudor style home and step onto the curb, take note of the bluestone that has replaced not only the curb, but the entire sidewalk and entrance to the stairs leading up to the wide wrap-around porch. The entrance is grand with 10’ coffered ceilings, polished oak floors, a grand staircase with two story Tiffany stained glass window and four rooms for the purposes of dining, reading, grand piano playing( currently occupied by Abraham Lincoln’s White House piano - not included with the sale of home) and reception foyer. The kitchen with a stacked stone gas fire place has the requisite butler’s pantry w/ wine fridge, 6 burner Viking range, built-in commercial refrigeration, microwave, compactor, dishwasher and more. 42” cabinets, granite countertops, tiled floors and a chandelier make meal prep an elegant affair. There are 5 bedrooms on the 2ndfloor. Rooms 1and 2 have en suite baths and walk-in closets. Rooms 3 and 4 share a bath. The Master bedroom includes a parlor room and an elegant bath with Jacuzzi tub. The 3rdfloor has the potential for 2 more very large bedrooms. If entertaining in style is important to you, the lower level will exceed your expectations: Walk-in wine cellar, reach-in humidor, recording studio, bar seating 12, piano lounge and pool table. Outside is alfresco dining area, stunning in-ground pool and a Tudor 2-car garage with loft. The A+ condition of this home and amenities too numerous to mention make this residence a must see. The home is situated on four beautifully landscaped lots in a park-like setting of comparable homes.
Type of Property
3+ Car Parking
Full, Fully Finished
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Garage Type: Detached
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 23,542
Laundry Type: Upper-Floor Laundry
Area: Scranton City
Lot Area Acreage: 0.950000
Lot Description: Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 158X149
Main Entrance: Foyer
Ownership: Fee Simple
Property Age: 116
Roof: Pitched Roof, Shi
Zoning Code: RESID
Heat: Gas, Steam, Radiator
Cooling: Central A/C
Sewer: Public Sewer
Living Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Den/Stdy/Lib, Great Room, Game/Media Room
Interior Features: Security System, 9'+ Ceiling, CeilngFan(s), Stained/Leaded Glass, Cable TV-Wired, Exposed Beams, Wet/Dry Bar, Bay Window
Exterior Features: Sidewalks
Appliances: KitIsland, KitPa
Attics: Walk-Up Attic, Flo
Basement Type: Full, Fully Finished
Fireplace Features: Brick Fireplace, Marble Fireplace, Stone Fireplace, FamRoomFireP, Main Bedroom Fireplace, Dining Room Fireplace, Kitchen Fireplace
Floor: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick
Swimming Pool: Yes
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