Single Family Residence
Enjoy the charm of downtown Mount Dora while living in the beautifully renovated “Colonel John Alexander House”, who was one of Mount Dora’s early settlers and first downtown merchant. This Old Florida home, in the heart of Mount Dora's Historic District, is situated on a corner lot and is walking distance to downtown festivals, events, restaurants, shoppes, the Tremain walking and bike trail, pickleball and tennis courts, multiple city parks, and Lake Dora. The main home offers original wood flooring, a living room with crown molding and a gas fireplace, a sizable kitchen with gas range and walk-in pantry, dining room area, enclosed sunroom, two large bedrooms with substantial closet storage, an enclosed sleeping porch, and three full baths: one showcasing a clawfoot tub. An amazing wrap around screened porch adds significant additional living area with a charming view of the neighborhood. Outside you have a large paver patio with an abundance of flowering potted plants, an herb garden, and a vegetable garden area. The original horse stable has evolved to an adorable one-bedroom guest house with a full bathroom, kitchenette, and walk-in closet. The one car garage has a paver drive with a large multi-car parking area. Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity to live in part of Mount Dora’s history.