This Idaho Springs historic Victorian cottage lives large with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, plus it features a bonus room for use as an office, sewing/craft room, or workout area. Beautiful hand-scraped hardwood floors are in the living and dining area & the bright, sunny windows allow lots of natural light in. You're sure to enjoy cozying up to the wood stove on chilly Rocky Mountain nights with your sweetie, a good book, or your pets. There are some lovely historic touches such as transom windows and a beautiful built-in China cabinet that illustrate the historic charm of the home, the town, and the wild Rocky Mountain West. The large lot features 12000 sq ft of space for outdoor entertaining, playtime, and parking/RV! A quaint matching Victorian shed allows extra storage space for toys and other gear/tools. NEW WATER AND SEWER LINES WERE INSTALLED RECENTLY. Location, location, location with this lovely cottage!!! Two beautiful parks (Heritage & Courtney-Ryley-Cooper playground/park) and the Clear Creek are just steps out the front door. A large fenced lot provides protection for your pets & kiddos. The property is centrally located for easy, walkable access to the downtown restaurants, saloons, shops, and hot springs all within a short distance. Services such as the local elementary school, grocery store, medical facility, bank and post office are also a short walk away! 9 world-class ski resorts including Loveland (Colorado's favorite LOCALS' mountain), Breckenridge, Keystone, and Vail are located less than an hour's drive away. Outdoor recreational opportunities abound including whitewater rafting, hiking, biking, fishing, and SO MUCH more. Don't wait another season...make your move to the funky little mountain town of Idaho Springs just in time for summer! Seller is now highly motivated-all reasonable offers considered!