62 Lighthouse Avenue, St Augustine Beach, FL
$455,0002 Beds1+ Baths
$455,0002 Beds1+ Baths
62 Lighthouse Avenue, St Augustine Beach, FL 32080 - Presenting the Rollin Clapp Octagon House: a historic 2/1.5 home built in 1886, featuring heart & yellow pine floors, pecky cypress ceilings, a 2nd story octagonal bedroom & wrap-around porch with serene lighthouse views. Entertain guests in the private courtyard, BBQ on the deck & sun on the terrace, all enclosed by a masonry wall. An iconic landmark seeking ext. TLC in the desirable Lighthouse Park community, a few yards from Salt Run with public water access, minutes from downtown & beaches! The home includes a 1/2 lot with the footprint of an old carriage house, a 2 car detached garage, a carport, & a private driveway accessed via an alley way behind the home. There is plenty of parking for all your toys, family, & guests. A plumbed coquina basement & a cistern sit underneath the house. There are plenty of additions & expansion possibilities for this property. Inspired by the building plans in Orson Squire Fowler's book, "The Octagon House: A Home For All," St. Augustine's last-surviving classic Octagon House is rich in charm, character, & history. Mentioned in several books & publications for its architectural significance, The Rollin Clapp House is one of a few hundred octagon houses still intact from this time period & is eligible for the National Register. Former owners of the home include famous authors, artists, & architects. An internet search of the Clapp Octagon House reveals an international interest in the home & yields results from multiple social media & blogging platforms. Currently, the Octagon House is dually zoned for vacation rentals & private residency. Please see the attached documents for more information about the Rollin Clapp Octagon House.
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