128 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902
Listing Presented By
Realty Executives Associates
Commercial, Other,Professional Service,Retail - Knoxville, TN
Fabulous opportunity to purchase 128 South Gay Street! This approximately 20,000 square foot (stand alone) building located directly across the street from Cru Bistro and Knox Mason restaurant is known to Knoxvillians as The Rebori Building and also the former home of Lawson McGhee Public Library. If these walls could talk imagine the stories they could tell since its original construction in 1885. Current owners have completed a major transformation of this building creating one of the most elegant buildings in downtown Knoxville. Widely renowned Hickory Construction, Inc. was retained to oversee the most recent renovation and charged with maintaining its character and integrity all the while adding modern conveniences and technology. From the moment that you approach this property you will appreciate Bevolo gas lanterns, oversized copper gutters, intricate exterior mouldings and brick work, a massive new covered terrace complete with European tile floor and oversized fountain that will totally mesmerize your senses and a large (new) covered balcony located off the upstairs kitchen providing outdoor living space that no other downtown residence has to offer. Upon entrance even the most discerning eye will appreciate the attention to detail. Features close to one hundred windows to enjoy the glorious downtown views, restored heart of pine flooring throughout, two (new) gas fireplaces with oversized mantles, a true professional chef's kitchen with all stainless appliances, a large whirlpool (new) tub overlooking downtown, complete sound system throughout, ultimate camera security, new industrial electrical and plumbing that make this a truly efficient property with surprisingly low utility bills, a basement that will make anyone envious offers polished concrete floors, an enormous wine room, multi-person (new) sauna, phenomenal storage and covered secure tandem garage parking for (4) large vehicles with railroad crossing arm that guarantees unblocked ingress/egress. Current building configuration provides approximately 15,000 square feet of residential space and approximately 5,000 square feet of ground level retail/office space that is currently leased and providing five figure annual income. All residential space is accessed by elevator and stairs. This property must be viewed to truly appreciate and enjoy.
Square Footage: 19,800
Last Updated: March 20, 2016
Posted: October 1, 2015