Save
Ask
Tour
Hide
Share
$1,225,000
310 Days Online

1554 Harris Circle
Winter Park, FL 32789

For Sale|Single Family Home|Active
3
Beds
2
Full Baths
1
Partial Bath
2,801
SqFt
$437
/SqFt
1887
Built
Subdivision:
Sylvan Lake Shores
County:
Orange

Due to the health concerns created by Coronavirus we are offering personal 1-1 online video walkthough tours where possible.

Call Now: 407-340-6458
Is this the home for you? We can help make it yours.
407-340-6458
1554 Harris Circle1554 Harris Circle1554 Harris Circle1554 Harris Circle
Save
Ask
Tour
Hide
Share

Pre-inspected. Offered for the first time in over 30 years! Winter Park’s only original, charming and completely remodeled historical farmhouse. Known as the “Harris-Edison House”, original construction dates back to 1887 as one of the largest and oldest Winter estates. Owned by the youngest son of Thomas Edison, Ted and Anne Edison, it is a true one-of- a-kind character house that has been lovingly restored and cherished. Named “Florida Home of the Year” by Home and Garden Magazine. Scale of rooms and modernizations will surprise the pickiest buyers. Millwork that cannot be compared -vaulted bead board ceilings, wood mantles, crown mouldings and 8 ft wide front porches perfect for lemonade and visiting neighbours. Ceiling throughout home are 10 feet plus. Owners have preserved its irreplaceable historic details such as restored sleeping porches, wainscoting, heart of pine floors, cast iron bathtub and gothic farmhouse architecture. Natural gas fireplaces in living and dining rooms. Spacious and completely modernized chef’s kitchen with vintage touches- includes vaulted bead board ceilings, white cabinetry, gas stove cooktop, granite counters, walk in pantry, natural gas stove, newer appliances and stained-glass window in eat in in area imported from England. Designated rooms for dining and living. Each have their own gas fireplaces. Living room has beautiful views overlooking front porch. The enchanting white and bright sunroom has picturesque views of the courtyard. Great place to cozy up with a book. Makes a wonderful office and features built-ins and side sleeping porch with hammock. Beautiful hand carved staircase leads you upstairs to the three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Bathrooms have been meticulously maintained with mostly original fixtures, including a cast iron tub. The second bathroom has been fitted with modernized tub/shower. Large walk in closet. Brand new laundry room 2021, brand NEW ROOF completed February 2022 and both electrical panels replaced March 2022. Delightful brick paved backyard courtyard featuring mature landscaping, sitting area and fountain. Nestled in a one-of-a-kind neighbourhood with olde brick streets, oak trees and walkable to Park Avenue shopping and dining. Home is located directly across from Lake Sylvan with neighbourhood access for Paddleboards, kayaks and fishing. Generac generator and fountain will stay with the home. Termite Bond may transfer. Attached 2 car garage, storage and workspace. New decorative street lamps for street to be installed this year. Make this remarkable piece of Winter Park history yours today! Cottage is not included in the sale. Possible first right of refusal if family decides to sell in the distant future. Lot was split and new survey attached. Cottage will be improved inside and retained. City will allow side porch to be enclosed for 4th bedroom. Much more information to share.

Save
Ask
Tour
Hide
Share
Listing Snapshot
Price 
$1,225,000
Days Online 
310 Days
Bedrooms 
3
Inside Area (SqFt) 
2,801 sqft
Total Baths 
3
Full Baths 
2
Partial Baths 
1
Lot Size 
0.18 Acres
Year Built 
1887
MLS Number 
O5968400
Status 
Active
Property Tax 
$5,784
HOA/Condo/Coop Fees 
N/A
Sq Ft Source 
Owner
Friends & Family
Recent Activity
a week agoListing updated with changes from the MLS
4 months agoStatus changed to Active
4 months agoPrice changed to $1,225,000
4 months agoStatus changed to Pending
10 months agoListing first seen online
General Features
Style 
Historic
Construction 
Stone
Parking 
Garage Door Opener
Sewer 
Public Sewer
Number of Stories 
2
Acreage 
0.18
Water 
Public
Property Sub Type 
Single Family Residence
Attached Garage 
Yes
Utilities 
Electricity ConnectedNatural Gas ConnectedSewer ConnectedWater Connected
Zoning 
R-1A
Minimum Lease 
No Minimum
Interior Features
Cooling 
Central Air
Heating 
Central
Appliances 
DishwasherDisposalGas Water HeaterMicrowaveRangeRefrigerator
Flooring 
TileWood
Interior 
Built-in FeaturesCrown MoldingEat-in KitchenHigh CeilingsDormitorio Principal ArribaStone CountersWalk-In Closet(s)
Fireplace Features 
GasLiving RoomOther
Laundry Features 
InsideLaundry Room
Fireplace 
Yes
Save
Ask
Tour
Hide
Share
Exterior Features
Roof 
Shingle
Waterfront Property 
No
Exterior 
Other
Lot 
City LimitsStreet Brick
Patio And Porch 
Front PorchOtherPatioPorchWrap Around
Community Features
Township 
22
Senior Community 
No
MLS Area 
32789 - Winter Park
Schools
School District
Unknown
Elementary School
Brookshire Elem
Middle School
Glenridge Middle
High School
Winter Park High
Listing courtesy of KELLY PRICE & COMPANY LLC



All listing information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be independently verified through personal inspection by appropriate professionals. Listings displayed on this website may be subject to prior sale or removal from sale; availability of any listing should always be independently verified. Listing information is provided for consumer personal, non-commercial use, solely to identify potential properties for potential purchase; all other use is strictly prohibited and may violate relevant federal and state law.
Data last updated at: 2022-07-03 10:00 AM EDT

Neighborhood & Commute
Source: Walkscore
Community information and market data Powered by ATTOM Data Solutions. Copyright ©2019 ATTOM Data Solutions. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Save
Ask
Tour
Hide
Share

Never Miss a Thing in Sanford

Join our mailing list to receive our free weekly event preview and news digest. No spam. Ever. Promised! 

Thank you! Just one more step: check your email account now and find the email we just sent you. Click the link inside to activate your subscription!