1155 Grove Terrace Dubuque, IA
One of BEST views in the Midwest of the mighty Mississippi River valley, City, Illinois & Wisconsin. This historically restored meticulously maintained Queen Anne style mansion was built pre-1889. Has a remarkable roof, dormers, massing, & elongated thin windows. Main level has grand living room (FP), large fam room (FP), private office, formal dining room, large kitchen w/many extras - Viking stove, bathroom & grand staircase foyer with double entry doors. Elegant 2nd floor w/master bedroom suite (FP), laundry, large bedroom (FP), medium size 2nd BR, 3rd BR or library room, foyer used as a sitting room, & large enclosed porch (that accesses the rear private garden that has gazebo, pond, and waterfall & access to Highland Street. Designed & built by Franklin D. Hyde, architect. This frame house has a square core, east & south wings & north pavilion. The roof is unmatched in the city for its complexity. Design employs series of jerk-in-head or clipped gables to convey a thatched roof effect. Dormers are tucked under extended overhangs w/secondary roof plane beneath the dormer front. Dormer on the south wing has cutaway corners to match same effect on the corners of the bay below. 1-story cantilevered (w/scrolled brackets) oriole on the east bay ground floor. Raised stone foundation. Main entrance on east front w/transom & separate half sized side lights. 1-story porch at SW corner has a 3-sided oriole w/narrow lights. North end square cut bay on wing, w/same dormer pattern. West end solarium wing w/deck on the second floor. 4-season porch at rear of 2nd level w/rubber deck roof accessed by 3rd level. Lower level is Southwest Americana styled family room, fitness room, large bathroom, utility room, storage area & shop/garden/wine area. Central vacuum system. Most furnishings stay w/house, including TV, rugs, 5 fireplaces - all work. Remodeled in 2000 w/3 HVAC, plumbing, wiring, & mechanical's. Room for garage on lot.
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