175 Victoria Street, Amherst, NS (MLS® 202000165)


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  • Status:For Sale
  • MLS® #:202000165
  • PID:25034265
  • Type:Single Family
  • Style:Detached
  • Listing Price:$494,900
  • Last Updated:Apr. 15, 2021
  • Listing Date:Jan. 3, 2020
  • Days On Market:493
  • Building Age:120
  • Bedrooms (Total):7
  • Bathrooms (Total):7
  • Title To Land:Freehold
  • Land Size:21000 SQ Ft


175 Victoria Street, Amherst, NS (MLS® 202000165): STUNNING 1898 Rhodes & Curry Georgian home is located on Amherst’s famous and historic Victoria Street. The house has long been admired in the area and is a testament to lives well lived. Lovingly maintained the house retains its extensive carved wood embellishments, multiple stained glass windows, five handsome fireplaces (currently not used), high ceilings and gracious living areas. The layout of the home is ideally suited to the operation of a B&B with natural divisions between the business and family living area. Alternately, it is easily becomes a grand family home simply by opening the solid wood pocket doors on the main level. This home offers ample living space on three floors. Enter the stunning large foyer with a staircase that wouldn’t be out of place on Downton Abbey. From the foyer you will find not one but two formal dining rooms, living room, office, large eat in custom kitchen with ribbon mahogany cabinetry, laundry room, half bath, garage access & access to the side veranda and deck. Up the main staircase or using the back kitchen staircase you will find on the second floor five bedrooms, four with en-suite baths and the fifth with a full bath nearby. A large foyer, sitting area and linen press complete this floor. The third floor features two more bedrooms, full bath (the sixth one in the home), family rec-room, storage space, and a studio room that is currently used as a walk-in closet. The character and charm within this home is a rare find. There’s even a secret hiding-place in the home that will only be revealed to the new owner! The home is heated with a new very efficient natural gas furnace. Outside the property truly speaks for itself with a manicured property and beautiful corner lot. For the buyer wishing to operate the home as a B&B there is ample guest parking. Furnishings in this home are negotiable. Amherst is a vibrant, welcoming community between Halifax, Moncton, PEI and only 15 minutes from warm ocean beaches! CALL TODAY!

Listing Courtesy of: RE/MAX County Line Realty Ltd.


  • Cable
  • Electricity
  • High Speed Internet
  • Natural Gas
  • Telephone


  • Ensuite Bath
  • Secondary Suite
  • Fireplace(s)

Community Features

  • Golf Course
  • Park
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • School Bus Service
  • Shopping
Bedrooms (Total): 7Bathrooms (Total): 7
Bedrooms (Abv. Grnd.): 7Bathrooms (Full): 6
Bedrooms (Bel. Grnd.): 0Bathrooms (Half): 1
Main FloorBath 14x6.5
Main FloorDen/Office13.6x15
Main FloorDining Room17x15
Main FloorDining Room14.9x21
Main FloorFoyer10.5x23 + 4x7
Main FloorKitchen23.3x12
Main FloorLiving Room16x15
2nd LevelBath 24.6x7
2nd LevelBath 39.5x5.6
2nd LevelBath 45x9
2nd LevelBath 57.6x5.5
2nd LevelBath 610x7.6
2nd LevelBedroom12x15.2
2nd LevelBedroom15.2x17
2nd LevelBedroom15.2x14.7
2nd LevelBedroom13.8x15.2
2nd LevelFoyer10.5x19
2nd LevelPrimary Bedroom12.6x15
2nd LevelStorage7x7
2nd LevelStorage8x6
3rd LevelBath 19.5x6.5
3rd LevelBedroom15x11.10
3rd LevelBedroom16x14.4
3rd LevelFamily Room30.7x26
3rd LevelStorage14.5x9.5
Elementary SchoolSpring Street Academy
Middle SchoolE. B. Chandler Junior High School
High SchoolE. B. Chandler Junior High School
Elementary School (Fr. Imm.)Spring Street Academy P-4
Middle School (Fr. Imm.)E.B. Chandler Junior High 7-8
High School (Fr. Imm.)Amherst Regional High 9-12