643 East Central St – a landmark antique in Franklin, MA
643 East Central Street is a Franklin landmark antique in move-in condition that holds a prominent place in Franklin’s history.
Priced at only $399,900, the former Oak Hill Turkey Farm was once home to one of Franklin’s influential Cook family. This farmhouse is loaded with history! The original features include the folding doors to dining room, the beautiful front staircase, attractive woodwork, crown molding, and chair rail, interior doors with hardware, and bull’s eye window molding galore!
Modern features with loads of antique charm
A lot of money and work have gone into this home over the years to make it a comfortable, functional home while retaining its serenity and antique appeal. There’s a spacious center isle kitchen with white cabinets, birch hardwood floor, recessed lights and whitewashed brick back splash.
The open concept dining and family rooms feature beamed ceiling, brick hearth and the built-in buffet with beautiful copper-backs and glass door fronts.
The hardwood entry foyer opens to a charming living room and leads via the side hall past a pretty stained glass window to the family room boasting brick hearth and wood stove.
Interactive Floor plans
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Prime location on Rte 140, great curb appeal
Set on nearly a half acre, the home commands a “gateway to Franklin” location on Rte 140 near the Franklin Country Club and Wrentham line. The property’s large multi-story attached barn offers intriguing in-home business possibilities.
Three story barn has antique rolling door, wide plank floors reinforced to accommodate car garaging. There are a lot of rooms and levels to this structure – there’s a world of renovation potential here!
More modern features
There are three modern full baths . . .
. . . and four spacious bedrooms with surprisingly ample closets!
You also get vinyl siding and vinyl replacement windows! Updated wiring, town sewer, town water with separate well for irrigation system!
Huge finished basement
Don’t forget the finished basement with full bath and sink with cabinets! This space was used in the past for a daycare business and has separate access to the outside.
The walk-up attic affords valuable storage and future finishing potential.
Contact listing agent Warren Reynolds to learn more about this special home or to set up a showing!