143 William St., S., Chatham – $579,000
Built in 1887 this 3 story Victorian home was built by the Gray Carriage Manufacturing company and was occupied by the Gray family until 1972. Between 1983 and 1985 the home had a complete retrofit restoration with all interior perimeter walls built new with modern insulation, plumbing, wiring, central vacuum and HVAC systems. All windows were replaced
with triple pane Pella glass. This home retains its original slate roof. All hardwood floors and interior trims were refinished as original. The home retains two original gas fireplaces and one original wood burning fireplace in the heritage designated dining room. This home was the first property to be designated a Heritage Property in 1984 by the City of Chatham. The restoration of this home won the Ontario Ministry of Housing award in 1985. Property taxes can be reduced by 25% per
year through Heritage tax reduction (requires yearly app and approval)
LIVE FOR FREE IN THE MAIN HOME WITH RENTAL INCOME FROM 3 APARTMENTS!