1554 HARRIS CIRCLE Winter Park, FL
$ 1,200,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#O5968400
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyORANGE
  • CityWinter Park
  • AreaWinter Park
  • NeighborhoodSYLVAN LAKE SHORES
  • Zip32789
  • StyleHistoric
  • Year Built1887
  • Taxes$ 5784
  • Price$ 1,200,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2801
  • Lot Size7,841 SqFt
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Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

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 coming January 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. City will allow side porch to be enclosed for 4th bedroom. Much more information to share.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Brookshire Elem Glenridge Middle Winter Park High
Price History
8/26/2021 Listed $1,200,000

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator
Architectural Style Historic
Association Y/N No
Attached Garage Yes
Building Area Units Square Feet
Carport Y/N No
Construction Materials Stone, Wood Frame
Cooling Central Air
County Orange
Days on Market 116
Directions From Aloma/426 headed East turn right on N. Phelps Avenue. Turn right on Roundelay Lane. Turn right on Harris Circle. Home is on the left.
Elementary School Brookshire Elem
Exterior Features Other
Facing Direction West
Flooring Tile, Wood
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Central
High School Winter Park High
Interior Features Built-in Features, Crown Molding, Eat-in Kitchen, High Ceilings, Dormitorio Principal Arriba, Stone Counters, Walk-In Closet(s)
Levels Two
Lot Size Square Feet 7924
MLS Area 32789 - Winter Park
Middle/Junior High School Glenridge Middle
New Construction No
Occupant Type Owner
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Front Porch, Other, Patio, Porch, Wrap Around
Private Pool No
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Shingle
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name HARRIS
Tax Annual Amount 5784
Tax Lot 5
Tax Year 2020
Terms Cash, Conventional
Township 22
Utilities BB/HS Internet Available, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Public, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
Virtual Tour
Water Access Lake
Water Access YN Yes
Water Body Name LAKE SYLVAN
Year Built 1887
Zoning R-1A

Interior Features

Additional Rooms Florida Room, Formal Dining Room Separate
Fireplace Features Gas, Living Room, Other
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flood Zone Code Zone X
Full Baths 2
Garage Dimensions 21x21
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features Inside, Laundry Room
Living Area 2801
Living Area Units Square Feet
Livingareasource Owner
Street Suffix CIRCLE
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 3691
Foundation Details Crawlspace
Lot Dimensions 111x99x81x68
Lot Features City Limits, Street Brick
Lot Size Acres 0.18
Other Equipment Generator
Parking Features Garage Door Opener
Road Surface Type Brick
Vegetation Mature Landscaping, Oak Trees, Trees/Landscaped
Water Extras YN No
Water Source Public
Water View YN No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 32789

AVG $1.43M
AVG $7,902
AVG 115
Year Built
AVG 1976
AVG 53
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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