OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS! This fabulous Victorian Italianate-style cottage is one of Alameda's vintage architectural jewels and recognized on the Alameda Historical Building List! Built in 1879 (per Alameda Historical Museum), this elegant home maintains its stunning Victorian exterior and awaits a fortunate new owner to restore the interior to its original beauty and grandeur. Spacious at nearly 2200 SF, the home features 3BR, 2.5BA and a lower level that has the potential for a fully sufficient in-law unit suitable for multi-generational living or rental income. The main level has 11-foot ceilings, oversized Victorian windows, hardwood floors & an updated eat-in kitchen. Many flexible rooms/spaces, lots of storage & a large backyard. Great Central Alameda location gives easy access to everything in Alameda, freeways, the Webster/Posey Tube, Jean Sweeney Open Space & Alameda Landing amenities! Must see!