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1552 Monterey Place
Mobile, Alabama AL 36604
Price: $995,000
Listing ID 319354
Status Active
Bedrooms 6
Full Baths
Total Baths 4
Partial Baths 1
Price/SqFt $236.90
SqFt 4,200
Acres 0.355
Subdivision Monterey Place
Year Built 1897

Property Description:

A rare opportunity to live and work in one of Mobile’s most historic and recognizable homes. An architectural icon, The Kate Shepard House Bed and Breakfast is located in the Old Dauphin Way Historic District and is an award winning 5 Star Inn that has been successfully operating for over 18 years. Listed on The National Register of Historic Places and Mobiles Historic Development Commission, this rare 1897 Queen Anne home has been well maintained and offers all of today’s conveniences. With a total of 6 bedrooms and 4 ½ baths, there is still room for additional living space and bathrooms. The home has been used by numerous movie sets, photographers and artists and recognized both nationally and internationally in travel editorials and guide books. Rare family papers found in the attic by the current owners has brought international attention to the home and "The McRae Papers". Featured in an episode of "If Walls Could Talk" on HGTV, fans of the show continue to visit and enjoy updates on the rare find. Travelers discover The Kate Shepard House online and choose to stay because of the consistent 5 Star reputation. Named after the original home owners daughter, Kate McRae Shepard, a local elementary school bares Kate's name honoring her contributions to education. The house plans were chosen from a catalog by the famous architect George Franklin Barber. Architects and Barber enthusiasts visit regularly. This income producing property is complete turnkey for three guest rooms including antiques, guest room and common room furnishings and breakfast service items. The historic artifacts pertaining to the house will remain. A complete inventory list will be available to buyer for confirmation. Recipes, training, and any assistance the new owner might need will be available. Records will show the consistent income produced, potential future revenue and many examples of past editorials.

Primary Features

Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Range-Gas, Refrigerator, Refrigerator w/Ice Maker, Smoke Detector, Washer
Area: Other Area
Condo Complex:
Construction Status: Resale
County: Mobile
Exterior Finish: Wood
Fireplace: Den, Family Room, Living Room, Primary Bedroom
Floors: Carpet, Tile, Wood
Furnished: Partially
Lot Size: 111 X 134
Property Taxes: 2467
Property Type: Residential-Single Family
Style: Victorian
Terms of Sale: Cash, Conventional
View: None/Not Applicable
Water Property Type: No Waterfront
Year Built: 1897
Zoning: Other-See Remarks,Within Corp Limits

Location Information

Address Search Number: 1552
Intersecting Street: Catherine St
Parcel ID/Tax ID: 29-07-25-0-007-418.

Financial Details

Association Fees: 0
Association Fees Include:
Buyer/Broker Commission: 2.2
Commission Type: Percent
Energy Saving Features: Ceiling Fan(s)
Fairhope Single Tax: no
Home Warranty: no
Income Producing Potential: yes
Possession: Less than 30 Days
Rental Program: no
Rental Restricted:
Sale/Rent: For Sale
Tax PPIN Number: 00816102


Restrictive Covenants: no

External Features

Balcony Size:
Boat Facilities: None
Condo Building Stories:
Construction/Foundation: Piers
Multiple Lots: no
Number Lots:
Property Amenities: Cable, Fenced, High Ceilings, Internet, Porch-Open, Porch-Back, Porch-Front, Porch-Wrap
Roof: Dimensional
Type Unit:
Utility Dimensions: 7 X 13
Utility Level: 2

Interior Features

Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 17 X 13
Bedroom 2 Level: 2
Bedroom 3 Dimensions: 15 X 17
Bedroom 3 Level: 2
Bedroom 4 Dimensions: 15 X 17
Bedroom 4 Level: 2
Bedroom 5 Dimensions: 17 X 18
Bedroom 5 Level: 2
Breakfast Dimensions: 12 X 13
Building Total Units:
Den Dimensions:
Den Level:
Dining Area: Separate Dining Room
Dining Dimensions: 18 X 20
Dining Room Level: Main Level
Elevators: 0
Great Room Dimensions: 17 X 19
Great Room Level: 2
Half Baths: 1
Heat/Cooling: Central Electric, Central Gas
Kitchen Dimensions: 12 X 13
Kitchen Level: Main Level
Lead Paint Disclosure: yes
Living Room Dimensions: 16 X 17
Living Room Level: Main Level
Lvg/Dng Dimension:
Lvg/Dng Level:
Master Bedroom Dimensions: 17 X 15
Master Bedroom Level: Main Level
Number of Units:
Other Room Dimensions: 11 X 6
Other Room Level: Main Level
Other Rooms: Foyer, Utility Room-Inside
Property Interior Stories: 2
Recreation Room Dimensions:
Recreation Room Level:

Zoning Info

© 2022 Baldwin County Multiple Listing Service (BCMLS)
Information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed
The listing broker’s offer of compensation is made only to participants of the MLS where the listing is filed. Data last updated: Tuesday, May 24th, 2022 09:26:42 AM.
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams AGC Realty-Da at 251-454-2798

Contact - Listing ID 319354

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Hollie MacKellar

323 De La Mare Suite 3
Fairhope, AL 36532
Phone: 2517161421

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