2309 E. 1st St., Duluth, MN 55812

  • $1,495,000
  • 1+ Years on site
  • Est: $5,539/month
  • Mortgage Center
  • Beds: 12
  • Baths: 9 Full, 1 Half
  • Single Family Home


Located in the historic mansion district of Duluth, everything about this elegant home is sure to leave you speechless. This mansion was built in 1908 by Joseph Cotton and features endless custom details such as hand-carved stone and ceilings, Italian marble and exotic woods. The layout and features throughout this home allow for a sublime bed and breakfast. Upon entering this mansion youll find the entry foyer that includes a hand-carved grand stairway and an impressive stained-glass atrium dome. Take time to relax in your living room, which features an over-sized fireplace, 15 ft. high beamed ceilings, white oak floors and original wall sconces. The library in the common area includes an immaculate black marble fireplace and black fumed woodwork. The main floor also features an elegant dining room where youll find a large fireplace, a decorative plaster ceiling and an original imported silk wall covering. Enjoy a cup of coffee from your stately veranda or from your cozy sun room, where youll find a hand-carved five-stone lion head fireplace. In addition to all of the breath-taking main level rooms, this home features equally remarkable bedrooms on the second level. In the suites youll find terraces, fireplaces, over-sized windows, whirlpools, and a number of historic details making these rooms one of a kind. Currently operating as a desirable Bed & Breakfast, this mansion can be maintained as such or converted back to a traditional single-family home. Also included is a carriage house, located just steps from the main house, where youll find two private and spacious suites. The great location of this property makes this outstanding home even better. Situated in Duluth, this mansion is surrounded by hiking and biking trails, restaurants, shops, gardens, the waterfront and a number of beaches. Click here to learn more about this listing..

  • MLS ID# 4643492
  • Year Built: 1908
  • 1+ Years on site
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  • Single Family Home
  • Beds: 12
  • Baths: 9 Full, 1 Half

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Nearby Elementary Schools

2802 E 4th St
201 Clover St
714 1/2 W College St

Nearby Primary Schools

31 W College St
215 N 1st Ave E
3025 Tower Ave

Nearby Middle Schools

2802 E 4th St
2900 E 4th St
714 1/2 W College St

Nearby High Schools

714 1/2 W College St
502 East @Nd St
301 N 40th Ave E

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(651) 227-9144
Listing Agent: Jim Seabold

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