Historical house built by the US Army in 1904, house totally remodel in 2000 and Fire Hall in 2013. Sits on the main parade field in Ft. William H. Seward - HAINES home of the Gold Rush series
The Fire Hall is currently under lease to a local business and has been since its remodel. The house comes fully furnished which also includes two generations of books and art work; most of this collection includes local and Alaskan works.
This home is situated in Fort Wm H. Seward, which is listed on the historic registry. There is a wonderful view of Santa Claus Mt. across Lynn Canal and both morning and evening sun engulf the house. You can sit on the enclosed front porch and have full view of the fort parade field and if you choose the back deck there is a view of the water or the Chilkat range. The back yard has sweet and pie cherry trees and both raspberries and strawberries. There are lilac and spirea bushes with an abundance of perennial flowers and plants. Downtown, the pool, fairgrounds and grocery shopping are within walking distance.
This house has been in the same family for over 50 years and is currently being used as a B&B, it can be easily return to a single family home or you can continue to use it as extra income as the current owners are doing while living in the house.
On the top floor the owners have a 1000sf master suite that includes bedroom/full bath/office & living space.
On the main floor there are 3 bedrooms with baths, a common area of living /dining room, kitchen and both front and back porches.
There is an efficiency apartment in the fully finished basement along with storage / utility room, laundry and craft room.
The house was built by the US Army in 1904, by 2000 it had been totally gutted and remolded with custom additions which include cabinets, built-in book shelves and wood fashioned heat registers. There is an attached garage with a workroom area.