Looking for a Beautiful Home in West Plains, MO? Look no further than 530 East Main! This beautiful property boasts a spacious yard, ample living space, and a fantastic location that's close to all the best amenities in town.
As you approach the home, you'll be immediately struck by its attractive exterior. The two story home with covered front porch and delightful new sunroom is a timeless, elegant look that's sure to impress. The large back yard is perfect for hosting outdoor gatherings, and the mature trees offer plenty of shade on hot summer days.
There is approximately 3000 sq ft of living space with Spacious Living Room, Sitting Room and Dining Area. There are tall ceilings and large windows that provide lots of natural light. The Gourmet Kitchen has island work area, walk-in Butler’s pantry with second refrigerator and menu planning station. There is plenty of counter space, making it a breeze to whip up delicious meals. The dining area is located adjacent to the kitchen, making it easy to entertain guests. Kitchen is open to the warm Hearth Room with gas fireplace. Just off the Hearth Room is a Bonus Room featuring vaulted ceiling and entrance to the beautiful outdoor living space. There are beautiful hardwood floors, a grand staircase and a servant’s stairway classic to a home of this time period. There are 3 bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, Library with built-in Shelving, Office and oversized entrance/mud room off the attached carport. Entertain Guests in a Delightful New Sunroom which opens up to the spacious front porch and to the Living Room with the original French doors. Outside you will find extra-large partially covered Patio, perfect for warm summer BBQ with friends and family. Large back yard with plenty of room for kids to play and beautifully landscaped with Water Feature, Established Garden, Garden Shed and Green House. There is plenty of storage space in the finished attic and full unfinished basement. There are two zoned heat pumps for heating and cooling and natural gas hot water radiator system for heating.
Within walking distance to historic downtown court square with restaurants, shops, West Plains Civic Center with work out facility, indoor pool and concerts and West Plains Schools. Would also make a great Air B&B or VRBO. West Plains has so much to offer residents with Ozark Healthcare, Missouri State University, and ample shopping and dining options. Tourists will find plenty to do as well since a 15 minute drive will take you to the North Fork of the White River and Mark Twain National Forest or 30 minutes to Norfork Lake or Bull Shoals Lake. Lots of fun activities like Saturday evening strolls on the square with live music and food or the Old Time Music Festival which brings in craftsmen from near and far.
This home was originally built for the Williams sisters who ran the West Plains Daily Quill from 1919 to 1947 and were known as the first ladies of journalism in the state of Missouri. The current owners have lived in the house for 33 years, and were the first owners to raise children in the home. The home has many original features such as the beautiful fireplace with flanking built-ins, beautiful staircase, built-in linen closet, original hardwood floors, and original French doors onto the sunporch.