Welcome to Strathcona and this RARE opportunity to own an historic and stately GEM! THIS LARGE HOME is PERFECT FOR HOME BASED BUSINESS or EXTENDED FAMILY arrangement and was Built for former Mayor of Strathcona - William Henry Sheppard. This Georgian revival is elegant and awaits a wonderful new owner! Beautiful scale and architectural detail offer an opportunity to those that value substantial quality and space! There are 7 bedrooms plus 1 down and a 3rd floor loft and also a wonderful sun room addition and usable basement. The prominent staircase and grand entry greet and from there you'll fall in love! Exquisite historical elements of the home are irreplaceable and one of a kind! Located in the HEART of this AWARD winning neighbhourhood you'll enjoy great access to the river valley, Whyte Avenue and Downtown. Enjoy summer afternoons and evenings on the front porch, and be glad you call this fine house HOME!