253 State St Mobile, AL
$ 859,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#305621
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyMOBILE
  • CityMobile
  • AreaOther Area
  • NeighborhoodDetonti Square
  • Zip36603
  • StyleHistoric
  • Year Built1873
  • Taxes$ 4943
  • Price$ 859,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage6594
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Bellator Real Estate & Dev. Mobile
Data Source:
Baldwin County Association Of Realtors
Property Description

A Downtown De Tonti Square historical one of a kind oasis! Built in 1873, this Italianate Federal townhome with original decorative ironwork has been completely renovated in 2006 and has a great modern floorplan for living as well as entertaining inside and out. Additionally, the property is zoned for B-1 business. Per the seller, the plumbing, wiring , whole home generator, gas log fireplaces, whole house sound system, and new HVAC units were added in 2006. Walk to Nova Espresso coffee shop, Iron Hand Brewery as well as just a few blocks from downtown's Dauphin St and St. Louis Street. A grand walnut doorway ushers you inside to the 13 foot high ceilings and two double parlors and a large dining room with original moldings and marble mantles throughout. The original attached wing has had the back porches enclosed and features light filled sitting areas with views of the RSA tower. The large 28 x 14 granite kitchen with GE Monogram appliances and a keeping room sitting area is designed to host parties! A large 14 x 9 butler's pantry includes a 2nd dishwasher, wine cooler, and ice maker. A half bathroom for guests is off the library. At the downstairs back of the house there is an extra half bath leading to the orchid green house. An office area and a sun room with gas log fireplace overlook a courtyard with pergola and delightful fountain. Three bedrooms are upstairs but there is a 9 x 16 sitting room that could be a 4th bedroom if needed. All the bathrooms were each done in Egyptian marble tile and counter tops. The master bedroom wing has a well-planned bath suite which has two separate side by side bathrooms for two. A jetted tub and enclosed closets , bidet water closet for one side joined by a large double shower to the other side which also includes an office area along with open closets. There is a second upstairs study that is 15 x 14.

Elementary School High School
Not Baldwin County Elementary School Not Baldwin County High School
Price History
10/30/2020 Listed $889,000
1/7/2021 4% - $859,000

General Features

Amenities Covered Patio, En-Suite, Fenced, High Ceilings, Internet, Wet Bar
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Icemaker, Microwave, Range-Gas, Refrigerator, Smoke Detector, Trash Compactor, Wine Cooler
Bathrooms 4
Class Residential-Single Family
Community Amenities None
Community Name Detonti Square
Construction / Foundation Piers, Slab & Piers, Solid Masonry
Dining Room Level Main Level
Elementary School Not Baldwin County
Energy Efficiency Other-See Remarks
Flood Zone AE
High School Not Baldwin County
Kitchen Level Main Level
Listing Area Other Area
Living Room Level Main Level
Ownership Type Whole/Full
Price Per Sq Ft 130.27
Property Status Active
Property Type Residential Detached
Roof Built Up Flat
Status Active
Structure Style Historic
Subdivision AL
Utilities Sewage-City, Water-City, Alabama Power, Mobile Gas
View Northern View, Skyline
Zoning/area Other-See Remarks, Within Corp Limits

Interior Features

Bedroom 2 Dimensions 19x18
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 19x18
Den Dimensions 17x10
Dining Area Separate Dining Room
Dining Dimensions 21x16
Fireplace Den, Gas Logs, Master Bedroom
Fireplace(s) 10
Floors Tile, Wood
Great Room Dimensions 19x18
Great Room Level Main Level
Half Baths 2
Heat/Cooling Central Electric (Cool), Central Heat
Kitchen Dimensions 28x14
Living Room Dimensions 19x18
Master Bed/bath Balcony/Patio, Fireplace, Jetted Tub, Multiple Walk in Closets, Office, Other - See Remarks, Separate Shower, Sitting Area, Walk In Closet
Master Bedroom Dimensions 18x17
Master Bedroom Level 2
Other Rm Dimensions 22x15
Other Room Level Main Level
Other Rooms Basement-Unfinished, Bonus Room, Family Room, Foyer, Living Room, Media Room, Office/Study, Sun Room, Utility Room-Inside
Property Interior Stories 2
Rec Room Dimensions 15x11
Recreation Room Level 2
Total Bedrooms 3
Type Of Listing Exclusive Right to Sell

Exterior Features

Bedroom 2 Level 2
Bedroom 3 Level 2
# Lots 1
Boat Facilities None
Exterior Finish Brick
Lot Description Less than 1 acre
Lot Size 120x75x120x75
Lot/block/unit OF
Mineral Rights Unknown
Waterfront Property No Waterfront


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 36603

AVG $340K
AVG $4,943
AVG 15
Year Built
AVG 1943
AVG 60
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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