1220 Von Phister Street


Key West, FL

This historic Key West home at 1220 Von Phister embraces you with the promise of serene comfort and gracious elegance from the moment you walk up the brick-paved drive and step across the wide plank front porch. The gracious entryway opens into formal dining and living areas filled with natural light that bounces against the beautifully restored Dade County pine walls, floors and ceilings.

Built in 1901 from ship timbers, the sophisticated, two-story home is the perfect retreat for a family or couple who loves to entertain. The updated, spacious kitchen opens directly onto the new deck and in-ground, heated pool areas, providing exceptional access for an afternoon cookout or evening cocktails. In addition to the living, dining and kitchen areas, the main floor includes a large bedroom, a full bathroom and access to the side deck.

Upstairs either of the two magnificent bedrooms with tiled ensuite baths could be considered the master suite. The magnificent main master with its three large closets opens through French doors onto its own private balcony overlooking the grounds and pool. Large windows open onto the front of the home from the second master. A full laundry is enclosed at one end of the gracious second-floor landing. The home is being sold furnished for interested buyers.

The 2,064 square-foot residence boasts important crown molding throughout and the exceptionally high cove ceilings feature architectural beams. The home is centered on a 3,920 square-foot property, which provides entertaining space at the back. The large, landscaped front yard is the setting for a delightful private front porch perfect for rocking away the hours.

Recent upgrades to this beautifully maintained residence include the new pool, new roof, new air conditioning system, plumbing and electrical, a whole-home generator and new furnishings. The home is located just a short walk to White Street Pier and beach and is bike-able to everything Old Town has to offer. There is plenty of off-street parking and the home is easy to show on short notice.


1220 Von Phister Street, Key West, FL 33040 (MLS # 576779)

(all data current as of 2/23/2018)
Price $1,499,999
Beds 3
Baths 3 baths
Home size 2,064 sq ft
Lot Size 3,920 sqft
Days on Market 183
Status Conditional
Built in 1901 with ship timbers & Dade County Pine, this beautiful home tucked away on Von Phister Street, is the perfect retreat. Recent upgrades include new pool, new roof, new AC system, plumbing, electrical, whole home generator & new furnishings! Huge master suite with sitting area & large balcony. Located just a short walk to White Street Pier & Beach, yet bike-able to everything Old Town has to offer. Great home for entertaining, plenty of off street parking & easy to show on short notice.

Property Type(s): Single Family

Last Updated 1/17/2018 Tract Tropical Bldt & Investment
Year Built 1901 Community 03 - Key West
Garage Spaces n/a County Monroe
Total Parking n/a

Additional Details

Lot 3920 sq ft Area 03 - Key West
Pool Description Concrete,In Ground Sewer Public Sewer Hookup: Yes
Subdivision Tropical Bldt & Investment Taxes 6037.15
Utilities Cable Available,FKAA View Description No Waterview
Waterfront Description None Zoning SF - Single Family


Air Ceiling Fans, Central A/C
Air Conditioning Yes
Amenities None
Appliances Dishwasher, Dryer, Gas Appliances, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Construction Frame
Exterior Fencing, Storage
Garage Off Street Parking
Heat Heat
Interior Dade County Pine
Lot Description Less Than 1/4 Acre
Pool Yes
View Yes


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Listed with Berkshire Hathaway Knight & Gardner Realty (KW)

(view all details for MLS #576779)


Agent(s) for this listing

Brenda Donnelly

Office: 305.204.9243
Mobile: 305.204.9243
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