7 Beds
5.5 Baths
7,297 SqFt
0.48 Acre Lot
20,908 Sqft Lot

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$850,000 – 301 N Water Street, Liberty, MO 64068

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Listing courtesy of Platinum Realty.


The Lightburne Mansion is now available in the Historic district of Liberty, MO. Houses like this only come along once in long time to new owners & this home w/ it’s rich historic magnificent architecture outside & throughout portrays open high rooms w/ beauty & grace. Original home to the Lightburne family (Mayor Alvan Lightburne) built in 1852 of solid brick and hand carved stones as it’s foundation is a testimony to craftsmanship in every one of the 15 rooms that you enter. With 7 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms each has it’s unique history as well as size to complement the setting for that era. This is one of the largest and oldest restored Antebellum mansions in the Kansas City area, w/ it’s Classical Greek Revival portrait. The 12′ ceilings are supported by the 18 interior walls & 24 exterior walls to support this massive structure. Light & openness is what you feel when you walk thru the huge tall double doors on the front of the homes porch that has a large porch & wide steps to allow for many guest to attend your functions. The multitude of floor to ceiling windows in the front re-create the times of large social gatherings of the city’s well known leaders, estate/landowners and celebrities, dancing & mingling in the 2 living areas off the atrium as you enter. The formal dining, kitchen & Hearth room make it easy for exceptional entertaining or access. Double doors lead out to the grand columns side of home deck & staircase down to the inground pool, patio & cabana area. The inside Grand staircase leads you down to partially finished basement w/2 BRs/BA/kitchen/bar & up to the 2nd & 3rd floors where 6 Bedrooms/Baths/office room/attic rooms & so much space & room to accommodate many. The home has had many renovations & fixes this year has all new decks ext. trim repairs, brick repair, pool liner, etc. Serious buyers only approved. By appt. only with listing agent(12 hrs. in advance) to allow access and lock up.

Property Details and Features

Appliances and Equipment

  • Description: “Dishwasher”, “Disposal”, “Double Oven”, “Exhaust Hood”, “Microwave”, “Gas Range”, “Stainless Steel Appliance(s)”


  • Description: “Daylight”, “Finished”, “Walk Out”


  • Full Bathrooms: 5
  • Half Bathrooms: 1


  • Total Bedrooms: 7


  • Finished Area Above Grade: 6000
  • Area: 7297
  • Architecture: “Ante Bellum”
  • Construction Materials: “Brick”
  • Year Built: 1852


  • Details: “Electric”

Exterior Features

  • Patio Features: “Deck”, “Patio”, “Porch”


  • Description: “Other”


  • Total Fireplaces: 2


  • Flooring: “Carpet”, “Ceramic Floor”, “Wood”


  • Garage Spaces: 2


  • Heating: “Forced Air”


  • Description: “Bedroom Level”


  • Status: Active


  • Area: 106 – Liberty City Limits
  • County: Clay
  • Subdivision: City Blocks


  • Features: “City Lot”
  • Size: 0.48


  • Features: “Inground”


  • Description: “Composition”


  • Elementary: Franklin
  • Middle/Junior High: Liberty
  • High School: Liberty North


  • Sewer: “City/Public”


  • Water Source: “Public”

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