773 Missouri Avenue, West Plains, Missouri, 65775
“Seven Gables” was built in approximately 1886 and includes Six bedrooms, Six washrooms, Two kitchens, Two laundry rooms, Two foyers, Formal parlor, dining, and living rooms, and many, many other amenities! Arched and Angled Ceilings, a walk-in pantry, a planter shelf and original staircase spindles used as accent pieces gives the home the feel of its original design. Some original fixtures, wood accents and trim, transom windows, hardwood floors and wood doors remain, inside and out. A 3-car garage added in 2015 continues the aesthetic of the home but could be turned into additional living space, greenhouse or conservatory with its large skylights. Situated on nearly an acre lot with beautiful landscaping, mature trees and shrubs, pathways, gazebo and fire pit which create a secluded feeling to the property.
The home has been restored with upgraded wiring, plumbing, and insulation, windows, roof, 2 HVAC systems and a new garage/shop/or additional living quarters. There is ample parking and has street frontage on three sides with over 10,000 cars passing each day.
Victorian Home sits in the heart of the Missouri Ozarks within the city of West Plains, Missouri. Originally zoned commercial, this property has been used as a Doctor’s Office, Birthing Center, Salon & Wellness Spa, Dormitory and multi-family dwelling. With over 5,000 square feet providing a Formal Parlor, Living Room, Large Dining Room, Spa, Massage, and Salon Rooms, this property would make an excellent B&B, Wedding Chapel, restaurant, Spa or Haberdashery! There is a walking park right next door and an ice cream parlor, local restaurants and historic Howell County Court Square within walking distance.
The Ozarks boasts thousands of acres of Mark Twain National Forest and several spring fed lakes (Norfork and Bull Shoals) and rivers (North Fork of White River, Bryant Creek, Spring River). Our national forests are great for hiking, horseback riding, ATV trails and hunting. The Rivers and Lakes in this area are great for kayaking, canoeing and have excellent fishing with trophy trout areas! There is always something going on in West Plains – host of the Old Time Music Festival, Saturday Evening Strolls on the court square that provide many activities, Concerts at our Civic Center, MSU College Men’s Basketball and Women’s Volleyball games.
This Victorian Home has been used as a Spa, Wellness Center and Salon, as well as Multi-Family Dwelling. It is located next door to Missouri State University and walking distance to the Howell County Court Square. Convenient location makes this a prime location and unlimited possibilities for a thriving business.
Kim Miller Grennan