About 1630 Central Ave
Iconic & Unforgettable, meet the “The Anthony House", one of Alameda’s flagship Victorians, ca. 1880, a quintessential example of period Italianate architecture. Changing hands only once in its history, from the original Anthony family to the current owners, this sprawling Gold Coast property occupies over a third of an acre, including whimsical English ‘natural’ gardens and a 2-story carriage house (built in 1976) suitable as a studio, gym, car barn or ADU. Revered by artists & architects, the gilded profile features Corinthian columns & double tiered bay windows that bring in extra light. Soaring ceilings, zealously preserved architectural details, &romantic history abound in this singular property. Full basement with room for expansion/storage, new foundation, modernized kitchen w/Viking range. From a bygone era of quality craftsmanship & pride of ownership, this dream opportunity for any preservationist, design buff, or history lover is an amazing epic ready for its next chapter.