Kingston Victorian, $329,900

I concentrated my search for Kingston property on places near Forsyth Park, a very sweet city park with a great playground and a lovely little nature center. Well, there wasn’t much under $400,000, unless you want a place on a very busy intersection or a late 60s ranch house, and — not to sound too snobby — that’s not exactly our cup of tea.

This Victorian-era house, however, piqued our interest. Four beds, two and a half baths, a quarter of a an acre city lot, the cutest little outbuilding. Needs some different decor, but the kitchen looks pretty nice and I love the arch above the stairway. This is a pad for the permanent NYC escapee, or other folks looking for a full-time residence in Kingston, N.Y. It’s been on the market almost a year, and has already had one $15,000 price cut. I’d take a few thou off for the vinyl siding alone. Stats on the jump.

193 Pearl Street, Kingston (Freestyle) GMAP
Asking Price: $329,900
Beds: 4
Baths: 2.5
Square feet: 2,611
Year Built: 1905
Land: .24/acre

About lisa

I'm a freelance writer (and thus, not a homeowner), specializing in real estate, urban planning and sustainability. Also, I just like looking at pictures of houses.

Posted on September 21, 2011, in $300000 to $499000, Kingston, Ulster County, upstate new york, Village and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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