Listed By:
Keller Williams Realty Partner
1228 W 56th Street, Kansas City, MO
$ 8,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#2438390
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyJACKSON
  • CityKansas City
  • Area202 - Kansas City Area
  • NeighborhoodSunset Hill
  • Zip64113
  • StyleTraditional
  • Year Built1922
  • Taxes$ 46321
  • Price$ 8,500,000
  • Bedrooms8
  • Full Bathrooms8
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage12554
  • Lot Size3.4 Acres
Data Source:
Heartland MLS (HMLS)
Property Description

A Kansas City Classic! The Historic Hunter Gary House in Sunset Hill sits on just over 3 Acres. This Architecturally Significant Home was Designed by KC Architect, John Van Brunt Sr.& built in 1922.The Neoclassical Style was styled after George Washington's Home, Mount Vernon. Timeless Red Brick Exterior with Limestone Trim.Slate Roof. The Full Width 2 Story Front Porch &Multiple Patio's Overlook the Expansive Lawn with Formal Gardens, Fountains, Ponds &Tennis Court. Many Original Details remain, Ornate Plaster Moldings,Missouri Walnut Trim &Paneling with Carved Accents. This 2 & 1/2 Story Home has been Meticulously Maintained & Restored. On the Main Floor: Formal Living Room, Dining Room, Library/Den, Office,Solarium with Terrazzo Floor, Custom Updated Kitchen with Walnut Cabinetry, Large Island, Stunning Granite, Built In Appliances,Breakfast Room features Slate Flooring and Custom Original Ironwork ,Butlers Pantry with Lots of Cabinets & Additional Appliances, Kitchen Pantry with Full Sized Built-in Refrigerator & Freezer, 1/2 Bath, Breezeway and Spacious Climate Controlled Enclosed Porch with Terrazzo Floor. Beautiful Landing w/ Built In's Extensive Plaster Moldings & Arched Doorways. There are 5 Bedrooms & 4 Full Bathrooms on the Second Floor. Master Features Sitting Room, Multiple Closets & Bath with Original Marble Sink Base, Updated Steam Shower & Heated Floor. The Third Floor has a Large Family Room, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths & WalkIn Cedar Closet. 3 Car Attached Climate Controlled Garage, 4th Bay currently an Indoor/Outdoor Dog Kennel.Guest House w/Full Kitchen,Breakfast Room, Living Room, Bedroom & Full Bath w/3 Additional Garage Spaces. Multiple Outdoor Entertaining Spaces,Wrought Iron Fencing & Gated Driveway, Sprinkler System, Upgraded Electrical System, Zoned Heating & Cooling. Much More to Discover...The Expert Craftsmanship, The Elegant Details and The Exceptionally Well Designed Floor Plan. This Breathtaking Home was Designed for Entertaining

Price History
6/15/2023 Listed $10,000,000
9/12/2023 7% - $9,350,000
3/7/2024 10% - $8,500,000

General Features

Interior Features Cedar Closet,Custom Cabinets,Kitchen Island,Pantry,Stained Cabinets,Walk-In Closet(s)
Sewer City/Public
Heating Forced Air,Steam
Cooling Electric,Zoned
Possession Negotiable
Roof Slate
Appliances Cooktop,Dishwasher,Disposal,Double Oven,Freezer,Refrigerator,Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Exterior Features Tennis Court(s)
Garage Spaces 6
Patio/Porch Features Patio,Porch
Architectural Style Traditional
Security Features Security System,Smoke Detector(s)
Construction Materials Brick & Frame,Stone Trim
Year Built 1922
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Percent Ownership Private
Assoc Fee Paid Per Annually
County Jackson
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Subdivision Name Sunset Hill
Garage Y/N Yes
Other Structures Garage(s),Guest House
Status Active
Directions State Line Rd to 56th Street and East to the Home on the Left
City Kansas City
High School District Kansas City Mo
MLS Area 202 - Kansas City Area (So. of River)
Lot Size Square Feet 148104
Street Name 56th
Listing Terms Cash,Conventional
Public Remarks A Kansas City Classic! The Historic Hunter Gary House in Sunset Hill sits on just over 3 Acres. This Architecturally Significant Home was Designed by KC Architect,John Van Brunt Sr.& built in 1922.Th
Standard Status Active
In Flood Plain No
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Interior Features

Basement Concrete,Full,Inside Entrance,Stone/Rock
Flooring Marble,Terrazzo,Wood
Total Fireplaces 3
Fireplace Features Gas,Living Room,Other
Basement (Y/N) Yes
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Window Features Storm Window(s),Wood Windows
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Above Grade Finished Area 12554
Full Baths 8
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix Street
Laundry Features Lower Level
Total Bedrooms 8
Dining Area Features Breakfast Area,Formal
Floor Plan Features 2.5 Stories

Exterior Features

Fencing Metal
Parking Features Attached,Detached,Garage Door Opener,Garage Faces Side
Lot Features Acreage,Pond(s),Sprinkler-In Ground,Treed
Water Source Public
Lot Size Area 3.4
Road Surface Type Paved
Lot Size Units Acres
Other Equipment Fireplace Equip
Road Responsibility Public Maintenance
Other Room Features Breakfast Room,Den/Study,Entry,Formal Living Room,Library,Sitting Room,Sun Room


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 64113

AVG $1.84M
AVG $17,193
AVG 293
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1929
AVG 21
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data