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  • 1618 Vermilion Rd

  • Duluth, MN 55812
  • $850,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 9,396 SqFt
  • $90.46 / SqFt
  • MLS® #: 6029227
  • Year Built: 1912
Single Family property for sale in Duluth, MN at 1618 Vermilion Rd. This 5 bedroom single family property is priced at $90/sqft.

Description of 1618 Vermilion Rd, Duluth, MN 55812 - $850,000

TRULY AN UNBELIEVABLE ONE OF A KIND 9300 SQ FT 5 PLUS BEDROOM 6 BATHROOM DULUTH MANSION ON OVER 2.5 ACRES. For the last 57 years it has been known as the Dr. Joe and Fran Leek Estate. The stone, brick and half-timbered construction started in 1912 and it took 2 years to build, it was designed by renowned architect Fredrick German for lumber and railroad baron John Millen, then sold to Ward Ames next to Joseph Sellwood and then to the Leek's in 1960. Own and revitalize a piece of history when mansions were built in an era where craftsmanship was an art an only the best materials were used. It has the grand foyer leading to the back terrace, the woodwork, expansive living room with a gas fireplace, formal dining room, large eat-in kitchen, library, the master bedroom has a sunroom with gas fireplace, bath and dressing room. The north wing is an apartment "Nanny Suite" with a separate entrance. The property abuts the Tischer Creek walking trails. This is truly one of a kind property.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #6029227
  • Price$850,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms6.00
  • Full Baths4
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage9,396
  • Acres2.50
  • Year Built1912
  • TypeSingle Family
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family
  • StyleTudor
  • StatusACTIVE


Garage Door Opener, Hardwood Floors, Kitchen Center Island, Natural Woodwork, Security System, Tiled Floors, Walk-In Closet, Washer/Dryer Hookups, Beamed Ceilings, Foyer Entry, Patio Door, Walk-up Attic, Center Hall, Plaster Walls, Eat-In Kitchen


Walkout, Sump Pump, Utility Room

Lot Description

Irregular Lot, Tree Coverage - Heavy

Community Information

  • Address1618 Vermilion Rd
  • AreaDuluth
  • CityDuluth
  • CountySt. Louis County
  • StateMN
  • Zip Code55812


  • HeatingFireplace, Boiler
  • Has BasementYes
  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesGas
  • # of Stories2


  • ExteriorWood, Brick, Stone
  • RoofRubber, Tile
  • ConstructionFrame/Wood, Stone
  • FoundationRock

School Information

  • DistrictDuluth #709


  • Parking Spaces2
  • ParkingOff Street
  • GaragesAttached
  • ViewTypical


Dishwasher, Range/Stove, Refrigerator, Disposal, Exhaust Fan/Hood

Exterior Features

Driveway - Asphalt, Patio, Fenced Yard - Partial

Kris LindahlREALTOR®

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