Sena Baker

Broker /Owner

  • Office 904-372-4010
  • Cell 904-591-6729

1853 Edgewood Ave South, Jacksonville, Florida – $1,375,000

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,442 Sqft
  • 121 DOM
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,442 Sqft
  • 121 DOM

1853 Edgewood Ave South

Looking for a historic home that is turnkey? Look no further than this spectacular 1920's home located on one of the most desirable streets in Avondale. This beautifully restored home sits on an extra-large lot, which encompasses mature landscaping and a large saltwater pool, ideal for entertaining either inside or out. This 4,400 square foot home has been extensively updated over the past five years, from the perspective of function, design, and lifestyle. This architectural gem flawlessly combines history and character with 21st century amenities. You are greeted by a gracious entrance foyer complete with beautifully refinished wood floors, fine millwork, and a graceful staircase. Immediately, you are struck by the home's elegance and well-proportioned roomsStep into a stunning formal living room enhanced by high ceilings, a marble gas fireplace, lovely crown molding, and nostalgic glass-pane French doors leading to a private brick courtyard. Off the formal living room is a modernized gentleman's library, filled with custom bookshelves, that is ideal for intimate gatherings or a home office. The fabulous light-filled gourmet kitchen, which includes Viking appliances, also has a cozy breakfast nook overlooking the pool and back yard. The kitchen is definitely the heart of this home, and opens up to both a formal dining room and a sitting room/family room with a custom entertainment console. Upstairs is an inviting master suite, with a comfy sitting area, a bathroom that features a steam shower and lovely soaking tub, finished by a 225 square-foot walk-in closet that is to die for! In addition, there are two other bedrooms connected by a Jack-and-Jill bathroom. The third floor bonus room, complete with a cedar-lined closet, is perfect for a guestroom or a kids' play room. This home also includes numerous energy efficient upgrades, including new A/C units, both attic and crawl space foam insulation, and an encapsulated crawl space. New can lighting and other light fixtures throughout the home bring added light and a modern, coastal aesthetic. Enjoy one of the nicest walkable neighborhoods in Jacksonville, with restaurants and shopping a few blocks away at the Shoppes of Avondale.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #985860
  • Price$1,375,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms4.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage4,442
  • Year Built1920
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeResidential - Single Family
  • StyleTraditional
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address1853 Edgewood Ave South
  • Area032-avondale
  • SubdivisionAvondale
  • CityJacksonville
  • CountyDUVAL
  • StateFlorida
  • Zip Code32205


  • Parking Spaces2
  • Has PoolYes


Water - Public, Water - Private


Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Detached Garage


Pool - In Ground, Hot Tub / Spa, Heated Pool-Gas


  • FireplaceYes
  • Fireplaces1 Fireplace, Gas Fireplace
  • # of Stories3

Interior Features

Built-in-Bookshelves, Ceiling 8+ Ft., Ceramic Tile, Prewired Audio, Unfurnished, Walk-in-Closet(s), Wood Floors


Dishwasher, Disposer, Dryer, Ice Maker-Refrgeratr, Microwave, Range Gas, Refrigerator, Washer


Central Heating, Window/Wall Heating


Central Cooling, Window/Wall Cooling


  • ExteriorBrick
  • Lot DescriptionCurb & Gutter, Regular Lot
  • RoofShingle Roof

Exterior Features

Patio - Open, Porch - Front, Sprinkler System, Gazebo, Landscape Lighting

Additional Information

  • Days on Market121
  • ZoningResidential, Single Family
  • HOA Fees0.00
  • HOA Fees Freq.N/A

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Listing information last updated on July 22nd, 2019 at 11:53am EDT.