2805 Gibbs, Knoxville, TN


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About 2805 Gibbs

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. Perfect for those seeking a prestigious home or high-profile location for a beautiful Bed and Breakfast. 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. Seller is offering a $10,000 allowance for cosmetic updates and minor repairs. Buyer to verify square footage and all property details.

Features of 2805 Gibbs

MLS® # 1243340
Price $975,000
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


Amenities Sidewalks
Features Internet Available, Walk-in Shower, Washer/Dryer Connect
Parking Carport, Off-Street Parking
Garages Carport, Garage Door Opener
View City View
Has Pool No


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


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

School Information

Elementary Fountain City
Middle Gresham
High Central

Additional Information

Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
HOA Fees 0.00

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