2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS® 201815275)

Welcome to 2047 Oxford Street in Halifax. This stately home, conveniently located in the highly walkable neighbourhood of Oxford & Quinpool, has been meticulously maintained. Come in and take a look around! 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

Welcome to 2047 Oxford Street in Halifax. This stately home, conveniently located in the highly walkable neighbourhood of Oxford & Quinpool, has been meticulously maintained. Come in and take a look around!

The welcoming sunporch is a peaceful place to read or watch for the children as they make their way home from school. Excellent schools are just a short walk away. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The welcoming sunporch is a peaceful place to read or watch for the children as they make their way home from school. Excellent schools are just a short walk away.

The large, gracious foyer features striking original mouldings and millwork. Be sure to take note of the wonderful stained glass windows and Tiffany-style light fixtures in the foyer and dining room. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The large, gracious foyer features striking original mouldings and millwork. Be sure to take note of the wonderful stained glass windows and Tiffany-style light fixtures in the foyer and dining room.

The large, gracious foyer features striking original mouldings and millwork. Other heritage features include original etched glass doors in the entry as well as the den. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The large, gracious foyer features striking original mouldings and millwork. Other heritage features include original etched glass doors in the entry as well as the den.

Off the foyer is a spacious living room with hardwood floors, impressive trim detailing, and a beautiful stained glass piano window. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

Off the foyer is a spacious living room with hardwood floors, impressive trim detailing, and a beautiful stained glass piano window.

Off the foyer is a spacious living room with hardwood floors, impressive trim detailing, and a beautiful stained glass piano window. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

Off the foyer is a spacious living room with hardwood floors, impressive trim detailing, and a beautiful stained glass piano window.

The living room and den are divided by a remarkable hand-crafted wooden archway with pillars. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The living room and den are divided by a remarkable hand-crafted wooden archway with pillars.

A working fireplace takes pride of place in this comfortable den. It was recently refurbished and rebuilt, from the original cast-iron cover to the inner fire box. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

A working fireplace takes pride of place in this comfortable den. It was recently refurbished and rebuilt, from the original cast-iron cover to the inner fire box.

A working fireplace takes pride of place in this comfortable den. Note how the pillars on the mantel piece echo the design of the pillars that divide the den and living room. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

A working fireplace takes pride of place in this comfortable den. Note how the pillars on the mantel piece echo the design of the pillars that divide the den and living room.

The fireplace was recently refurbished and rebuilt, from the cast-iron work to the inner brick firebox and marble tile on the hearth. Sporting its original cast-iron surround and summer cover, it's a piece of Halifax history. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The fireplace was recently refurbished and rebuilt, from the cast-iron work to the inner brick firebox and marble tile on the hearth. Sporting its original cast-iron surround and summer cover, it's a piece of Halifax history.

Hand-crafted details abound in this century-old home. Note how the pillars on the mantel piece echo the design of the pillars that divide the den and living room. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

Hand-crafted details abound in this century-old home. Note how the pillars on the mantel piece echo the design of the pillars that divide the den and living room.

An elegant bay window, built-in china closet and original light fixtures are highlights of the dining room. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

An elegant bay window, built-in china closet and original light fixtures are highlights of the dining room.

An elegant bay window, built-in china closet and original light fixtures are highlights of the dining room. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

An elegant bay window, built-in china closet and original light fixtures are highlights of the dining room.

The kitchen has lovely wide plank softwood floors, ample cupboard space and a cozy breakfast nook. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The kitchen has lovely wide plank softwood floors, ample cupboard space and a cozy breakfast nook.

The kitchen has lovely wide-plank softwood floors, ample cupboard space and a cozy breakfast nook. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The kitchen has lovely wide-plank softwood floors, ample cupboard space and a cozy breakfast nook.

The kitchen has lovely wide-plank softwood floors, ample cupboard space and a cozy breakfast nook. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The kitchen has lovely wide-plank softwood floors, ample cupboard space and a cozy breakfast nook.

A craftsman-style staircase leads to the upper floors and attic family room. It's accented by this handsome stained glass window. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

A craftsman-style staircase leads to the upper floors and attic family room. It's accented by this handsome stained glass window.

There are three bedrooms in this home. The master is a spacious room with large windows, double closets and a working fireplace. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

There are three bedrooms in this home. The master is a spacious room with large windows, double closets and a working fireplace.

The master is a spacious room with large windows, double closets and a working fireplace. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The master is a spacious room with large windows, double closets and a working fireplace.

Just like the fireplace in the main-floor den, the hearth in the master bedroom works and features its original cast-iron surround and summer cover. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

Just like the fireplace in the main-floor den, the hearth in the master bedroom works and features its original cast-iron surround and summer cover.

The main bathroom, located on the upper floor, has a stone counter, undermount sink and charming tile work. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The main bathroom, located on the upper floor, has a stone counter, undermount sink and charming tile work.

Bedroom 3 is currently used as a home office. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

Bedroom 3 is currently used as a home office.

Bedroom 3 is currently used as a home office. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

Bedroom 3 is currently used as a home office.

The attic of this home has been converted into a spacious family room. This comfortable space is flooded with sunlight that shines through three large dormer windows, accenting the rooms soaring rooflines. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The attic of this home has been converted into a spacious family room. This comfortable space is flooded with sunlight that shines through three large dormer windows, accenting the rooms soaring rooflines.

The attic of this home has been converted into a spacious family room. This comfortable space is flooded with sunlight that shines through three large dormer windows, accenting the rooms soaring rooflines. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The attic of this home has been converted into a spacious family room. This comfortable space is flooded with sunlight that shines through three large dormer windows, accenting the rooms soaring rooflines.

Did I mention that ALL the windows in this home have been upgraded to new, energy efficient vinyl windows with a lifetime warranty? 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

Did I mention that ALL the windows in this home have been upgraded to new, energy efficient vinyl windows with a lifetime warranty?

The back yard is your own urban oasis. It has a patio of concrete pavers and is fenced on all sides. 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

The back yard is your own urban oasis. It has a patio of concrete pavers and is fenced on all sides.

Thanks for visiting this Central Halifax treasure. Now, when would you like to move in? 2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS 201815275)

Thanks for visiting this Central Halifax treasure. Now, when would you like to move in?


Overview

MLS ®:201815275
Price:$539,900
Listing Status:Active
Lot Size:3,127 Sq. Ft.

Building Specs.

Foundation:Concrete
Roof:Asphalt Shingle
Exterior:Wood Shingles
Floor:Carpet, Ceramic, Hardwood, Softwood

2047 Oxford Street, Halifax (MLS® 201815275 ) Conveniently located in the heart of family-oriented Central Halifax, 2047 Oxford Street is the perfect place for you to call home. Hang up your car keys and walk, cycle or take the bus anywhere you need to go – to the neighbourhood’s excellent schools, top universities, your office in the Halifax business district, shopping, dining, recreational facilities, and the excitement of downtown Halifax. With a Walk Score of 91 and a Cyclist score of 99, every amenity is at your doorstep. This stately character-filled home has been meticulously maintained in keeping with its 100-year-old history. You will be impressed by the substantial original mouldings and millwork throughout this three-level property, especially in the welcoming foyer, living room and den. Among the heritage highlights of this grand home are two working fireplaces – one in the den and the other in the generously sized master bedroom – original stained glass windows, original Tiffany-style pendant light fixtures, striking etched-glass doors, antique glass wall sconces, and hardwood floors throughout most of the home. Modern updates include the development of the attic into a comfortable upper-level living space with fantastic large dormer windows on three sides of the home, newly replaced roof shingles, a high-efficiency Veissmann furnace, replacement of all windows with maintenance-free vinyl windows, and the recent re-siding of the home’s exterior with top quality cedar shakes and trim, all of which have been protected with weather-resistant stain finishes. The back yard with patio of concrete paving stones is your own urban oasis, perfect for enjoying a glass of wine as you grill dinner or shooting hoops with the kids after school. With three bedrooms and the possibility of a fourth on the attic level, two bathrooms, and a basement that offers tons of storage, this well-appointed home has all the space your family could ever need. Complete list of upgrades available upon request.

Listing Courtesy of: Royal LePage Atlantic

Inclusions

fridge, stove, dishwasher, washer, dryer, freezer, microwave


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