Fabulous 1908 Converted School In Washington State

1908 converted school for sale in Washington State

Just another fabulous old school turned into a massive mansion!

Located in Latah, Washington (about 30 minutes from Spokane), this 1908 brick beauty has been meticulously renovated into a private home.

1908 converted school for sale in Washington State

The former school sits on a 1.43-acre lot on Main Street, and is currently listed for sale for $749,000.

old school building converted to home

The building has a whopping 15,880 square feet with 5 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms.

school converted to home

Although renovated, the old school still has many original features including 12-foot-high ceilings, a 5-foot wide staircase of ebony finished fir, corbelled arches throughout, and original fir floors.

old school building converted to home

The home has two large family rooms which were originally classrooms, plus many other bonus rooms.

old school building converted to home

Look at those arches!

old school building converted to home

The kitchen and dining room are elegantly remodeled but notice the preserved built-in cabinet (above left).

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

This is no small galley kitchen – it has ample cabinetry and storage and plenty of room for all the mother-in-laws!

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

Additional rooms are bathed in light from the tall schoolhouse windows.

old school building converted to home

Formerly stalled bathrooms have been converted into luxurious loos.

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

The wide staircase still has the original ornate newel posts, railings, and balusters.

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

There are so many fabulous things about this old school from the arches and transom windows to the preserved blackboards.

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

One peculiar thing about this renovated beauty: it is missing baseboards in some of the rooms.

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

Apart from that omission, the home is immaculate.

old school building converted to home

Look at the gorgeous clawfoot tub situated in front of a large window:

old school building converted to home

Superb!

The old classrooms with exposed brick make for some rustic bedrooms.

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

This old building would make a great themed bed & breakfast!

old school building converted to home

A couple of rooms still need some finishing, but look at all the space…

old school building converted to home

And how can you not adore those old green boards?

old school building converted to home

French doors open dramatically to the attached gymnasium which features original solid maple floors, a raised theater stage, and an upper gallery that surrounds the gym with a view down onto the floor.

old school building converted to home

old school building converted to home

Below the gymnasium, there is a full daylight basement and shop space which includes four garage bays.

old school building converted to home

The former school building is zoned commercial so you could run almost any type of business from here.

old school building converted to home

Event center? Vacation rental? Kids camp? The possibilities are endless!

 

Source:

https://www.remax.com/wa/latah/home-details/515-n-main-st-latah-wa-99018/12285110636075450287

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  1. Love this, Iā€™d only add a few fireplaces and finish up some obvious renovations. Love that they kept a lot of the character of the school.
    The price is fantastic. Lately the cost of homes have become very expensive. Perfect place for a B and B..
    K

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