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Upstairs, the adept apartment includes a bedroom; a den; a bath with a assimilation tub and glass-enclosed shower; and a applicant closet with custom fittings. A bedfellow bedchamber has admission to a bath with a Carrara marble-tiled attic and shower. A third bedchamber currently acclimated as child’s allowance has an en-suite abounding bathroom.
OUTDOOR SPACE The .2-acre acreage has a belted backyard and a parking cloister with allowance for two cars.
TAXES $8,294 (2016)
CONTACT Jeffery Ruff, HER Realtors, 614-255-0600; herrealtors.com
WHAT An 1889 abode with eight bedrooms and three and a bisected bathrooms that was endemic and active by Lizzie Borden afterwards she was acquitted of murdering her ancestor and stepmother
HOW MUCH $799,000
SIZE 3,935 aboveboard feet
PRICE PER SQUARE FOOT $203
SETTING This Queen Anne Victorian is in the Highlands celebrated district, an flush breadth that was accepted as the Hill aback Lizzie Borden and her sister, Emma Borden, bought the abode in 1893 and called it Maplecroft. Almost absolutely adequate with the advice of historians, the home is actuality awash with all of its period-appropriate accoutrement and adorning objects. It has a about-face to be operated as a bed-and-breakfast.
INDOORS The access antechamber has parquet floors, reproduction Victorian wallpaper and a broiler — one of six in the house. All of the woodwork is original, including the capital staircase, but a crumb allowance tucked below the stairs is a mid-20th-century addition. Around 1909, Lizzie Borden amid the advanced balustrade and added a aback porch.
The first-floor parlor is ample abundant to dwarf the admirable piano in the corner. The dining allowance has a coffered beam and aboriginal wallpaper. The kitchen was afresh gutted, accustomed a afresh corrective tin beam and able with accessories from the 1920s and ’30s.
The second-floor bedrooms accommodate a continued allowance at the advanced of the abode whose adapted décor was aggressive by Nance O’Neil, an extra and abutting acquaintance of Lizzie Borden. A bedchamber with a bay window and adjoining sitting allowance was believed to accept been Ms. Borden’s afore she confused to a adept apartment with a brick broiler on the added attic of the addition. The allowance apparently acclimated by Emma Borden is abutting to a bath that has its aboriginal fixtures.
The third attic has an added three bedrooms and a bathroom.
OUTDOOR SPACE The three-color exoteric acrylic job matches the home’s aboriginal hues. The .41-acre bifold lot has copse and shrubs that accept survived from the Bordens’ era. A ample carrying house-turned-garage holds up to three cars.
CONTACT Robert Rutley, Taylor & Associates at Mott and Chace Sotheby’s International Realty, 401-601-0446; mottandchace.com
WHAT A two-bedroom, two-bathroom shingled abode on Whidbey Island in Puget Sound
HOW MUCH $750,000
SIZE 2,361 aboveboard feet
PRICE PER SQUARE FOOT $318
SETTING Built in 1998 in the littoral artisan style, the home is in the southern allotment of Whidbey Island, about an hour and twenty account from Seattle. It offers admirable baptize and Olympic Mountain angle and has 89 anxiety of frontage on Holmes Harbor, breadth whales sometimes accomplish an appearance. The shops, restaurants and galleries of Langley, a bank village, are 10 account away.
INDOORS Classified as a two-bedroom abode because of the admeasurement of its catchbasin system, the home has four attainable bedrooms, two on the capital akin and two upstairs. There is additionally a benefit allowance over a alone two-car garage.
The country kitchen has maple cabinets, granite countertops, Saltillo asphalt attic and new stainless animate appliances. French doors attainable from the dining breadth to a deep, covered wraparound terrace that is additionally attainable from the active allowance and a main-floor bedroom. The active allowance has a gas fireplace.
There is a abounding bath on the capital attic and on the added level. The admiral bath has a abysmal tub, two basement sinks, a glass-enclosed battery and a baptize closet.
OUTDOOR SPACE The abode sits on a half-acre and has a belted yard. A adjacent paved alley leads to a clandestine association bank with a barbecue house, boathouse and baiter launch.
CONTACT Candace Jordan, Keller Williams Realty, 206-391-0189; kw.com