743 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102
743 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102
743 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102
FOR SALE

743 Congress St
Portland, ME 04102

Parkside

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Source: Maine Listings, MLS#1492057

Description

Exquisite early John Calvin Stevens designed home circa 1884. Commissioned by Samuel Pickard and wife Elizabeth Whittier, niece of the poet John Greenleaf Whittier, and known as the Whittier Lodging House. Features include 4 original(non-working)fireplaces, stained glass and tin ceiling. 1 Commercial storefront(unit 10), 2- 1BRs, 4- Furnished rooms and 3- furnished Studios rented monthly. This a steady income producer. Renovated interior, rebuilt front porch, reflashed slate roof, updated third floor electrical, repointed chimneys and new flat roof. Back porch overlooking private courtyard. Broker owned.See MLS#1492058

Home Details for 743 Congress St

Year Built
1884
Parking
No Info
Price/Sqft
No Info
HOA
None
Heating
Yes
Cooling
Yes
Outdoor
No Info
Laundry
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Active Status

MLS Status: Active

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Daylight,Full,Walk-Out Access
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 10Number of Bathrooms: 7Number of Bathrooms (full): 6Number of Bathrooms (half): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 7305 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Utilities: Internet Access Available, Natural Gas ConnectedAppliances: Water HeaterLaundry: Laundry - Coin
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Forced Air,Hot Water,Zoned,Natural Gas,Heating Unit(s)No CoolingAir Conditioning: NoneHas Heating
Gas & Electric
Electric: Circuit BreakersGas: Natural - On Site
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Flooring: Carpet, Tile, Wood
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Number of Stories: 3Floors: Carpet, Tile, Wood
View
No ViewView: No Water View
Security
Security: Fire System

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: Flat SlateFoundation: Brick/Mortar, Stone
Parking & Garage
No CarportParking: No Vehicle Storage,None,No Driveway
Frontage
Waterfront: NearbyRoad Frontage: PublicRoad Surface Type: PavedNot on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 7305 Square Feet

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1884
Property Type / Style
Property Type: Residential IncomeProperty Subtype: Multi FamilyArchitecture: Victorian
Building
Construction Materials: Wood Frame, Shingle Siding, Wood Siding

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 1492057

Lot Information

Lot Area: 3920.4 Square Feet

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $10,126Tax Book Number: 13690Tax Lot: 21Tax Map Number: 47

Miscellaneous

BasementWater View: None

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$452,053
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This home: $1,350,000 67% above
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This home: $185 69% below
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Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Parkside

At least 30 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 93%
    It's dog friendly
  • 88%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 87%
    There are sidewalks
  • 70%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 68%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 67%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 66%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 53%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 52%
    Kids play outside
  • 50%
    Car is needed
  • 47%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 37%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 36%
    There's wildlife
  • 27%
    Parking is easy
  • 26%
    It's quiet
  • 21%
    There are community events
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    "We are right by King middle school, which is the best middle school in Portland. Deering Oaks is a great place to get outside, but kids should be supervised. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Deering Oaks park! Farmers market weekly , the pride parade and celebration, diversity celebration festival and concert. The park always has weekend events. "
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    "There’s a lot of places to walk your dog and many other dog friends for them to say hello to. I do not own a dog, just say hi to them all. :)"
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    "Drive tow work unless you live in the city. public transportation os no good. no trains just buses "
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    "short commute to industrial park , close to downtown. walking distance to old Port district. cheap Uber ride "
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    "I have lived here for 6 years and absolutely love this area. Great bars, best restaurants and growing quickly"
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    "I’ve lived here for nearly three years. It was a great place to get started in Maine! I really enjoy the nearby restaurants and the unique and fun neighbors. A great place to be come the summer!"
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  • Trulia User
    "The West End is an awesome place to live and work. The historic character and walkable design make this a unique neighborhood. There are lots of restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and markets in the West End and the Downtown Arts District and Old Port are a short walk away."
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Zillow Inc. 415 Congress St #202 Portland, ME 04101 (207) 220-3782
743 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102 is a 10 bedroom, 7 bathroom, 7,305 sqft multi-family built in 1884. 743 Congress St is located in Parkside, Portland. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by Maine Listings on May 18, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 1492057.