Historic Charm and Elegance
Welcome to the Topsail House in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. A city steeped in history and tradition, it has a rich cultural heritage and boasts many beautiful buildings that have stood the test of time. Built in the 1800’s, Topsail House has been transformed into a unique rental opportunity on Airbnb. The house has seen generations come and go and as a witness to some of the most significant events in Newfoundland’s history, it offers a fascinating experience as you envision the people who lived there before you and the stories unfolding within its walls. The house is amazingly spacious; the rooms are large and open, with high ceilings that give the home a grand feeling, perfect for entertaining guests, as well as a comfortable place to relax and unwind. It’s an ideal venue for romantic bridal photoshoots, sweet baby showers, hosting an entire production team or a special family event.
Topsail House is located in a desirable area, with surrounding neighbourhoods featuring heritage homes. It is situated near St. John’s harbour and is conveniently close to various shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues, making it an excellent location for people who want to be in the heart of the action. The house has been well-maintained and renovated, boasting an impressive, contemporary kitchen, in keeping with the same grandiose style of the original structure.
While the home has retained its Victorian charm, it includes all of the amenities necessary for modern living, including updated electrical and plumbing systems. The vast master bedroom with an elegant fireplace and an ensuite with heated flooring is your dream come true.
From the moment you lay your eyes on the building, the rich blue colour, offset with white accents, catches your eye.
Walking up the wide wooden steps to the front door and turning the antique knob to enter this home, the height of the ceilings draws your gaze and you can almost feel the hands of those who have come before you. You can imagine their expectations as they step into the house for the first time. From the main hallway, you glimpse the winding stairwell to your left and at each large doorway you observe the unique style and the mix of modern and historical elegance, excellently portrayed in each room.
From the beautiful, original woodwork to the remarkable architectural details, this home is a unique space you won’t find anywhere else.
Topsail House is singular in its historical significance, spaciousness, ideal location, modern updates, and unique character, making it a desirable place to call your temporary home. If you are looking for an enchanting and functional rental property, Topsail House is an experience that exceeds expectations.