• 62 Parks Street

    Saint John, New Brunswick
  • $599,000 CDN


 "Clifden" residence, circa 1850 in Mount Pleasant...where history meets modern day amenities; a stunning restoration update with designer kitchen and bathrooms all in its period floor plan setting possessing many of its original features. From the stunning, most historically significant Trompe l'oeil painted grand hall 14 feet high, 9 fireplaces & 6 bathrooms, it maintains the historic feeling while instilling it with all the functionality of a new house. This is truly a New Brunswick masterpiece! The sandstone exterior gives way to plaster walls, thick original moldings, trim & pocket doors; marble fireplace mantels, wood shutter windows. The principle rooms grand, yet cozy for todays lifestyle...the kitchen boasts fireplace, walk-in pantry, great room area & laundry. Up the back staircase to the servants quarters now 2 bedrooms & bathroom with rare copper tub. Out in the main hall 3 bedrooms; private master bedroom boasts dressing room plus exquisite ensuite. The 3rd floor is music room & walk-in storage rooms. Basement level walk out 1 bedroom executive apartment charming & ideal for extended family stays. Belvedere -up circular staircase from attic-bring your telescope & look out over to the uptown port city scape. Walkways & gardens enjoyed for natural beauty with a firebowl gathering spot where days unfold in a leisurely fashion. (Carriage house option to restore or remove). *Note-not heritage designated. MLS # NB026390