2805 Gibbs, Knoxville, 37918

Residential - Residential For Sale in Gibbs And Maloneys Addition


MLS® #: 1221083

Presenting a once-in-a-generation opportunity to own one of the most prestigious homes in Fountain City. The 1924 Dempster-Francis Mansion, located on a Dogwood Trail on beautiful Gibbs Drive, is a Fountain City landmark listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The former home of Knoxville mayor and inventor George Dempster has been restored to its original glory and updated for modern living. Prominently located on two lots with 1.49 acres, its Neoclassical design features a gracious front porch, porte-cochere, historic fountain and 4-car garage.This spacious home features 5 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, large modern kitchen, formal dining room, butler's pantry/breakfast room, sunroom, first floor office/family room, two gorgeous stone fireplaces, two staircases, original hardwood floors and woodwork, new windows, cedar-lined closets, stunning leaded glass entry, 2nd floor porch, beautifully landscaped and expansive grounds with irrigation system and a full walk-out basement with potential for additional living space. All kitchen appliances are included.The property is comprised of two lots, one with Broadway frontage.Buyer to verify square footage and all property details.

Essential Information

MLS® #: 1221083
Price: $1,200,000
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 3.00
Full Baths: 2
Half Baths: 1
Square Footage: 5,191
Square Footage: Owner
Acres: 1.49
Year Built: 1924
Type: Residential
Sub-Type: Residential
Style: Historic
Status: Active

Community Information

Address: 2805 Gibbs
Area: Knox County
Subdivision: Gibbs And Maloneys Addition
City: Knoxville
State: TN
Zip Code: 37918


Features: Internet Available, Walk-in Shower, Washer/Dryer Connect
Parking: Off-Street Parking
View: City View


Appliances: Dishwasher, Microwave, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Smoke Detector, Disposal
Heating: Central
Cooling: Central Cooling
Has Basement: Yes
Basement: Unfinished, Walkout
Fireplace: Yes
Fireplaces: Wood Burning, Stone


Exterior Features: Balcony, Deck, Porch - Covered, Windows - Insulated, Windows - Wood, Prof Landscaped, Doors - Storm, Irrigation System
Lot Description: Irregular, Corner
Construction: Masonry, Frame - Brick

School Information

Elementary: Fountain City
Middle: Gresham
High: Central

Additional Information

Listing Office: Wallace
HOA Fees: 0.00


$/SqFt: $231

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