The Fairmount House is located on a high bluff overlooking the Ohio River and downtown Madison.
Here is the southwest side of the house as it appears from Michigan Road. The horizontal bands of white limestone are
The original 6 panel cherry front door with an Eastlake door knob and hinges retains its beauty.
The house features several decorative gable ends in various patterns.
A third story balcony makes a great perch for viewing the property.
This is the north side of the house. A new slate roof, copper gutters, and copper downspouts were installed during the summer of 2019. A copper standing seam roof on the back porch was also added at that time. Warranties on the roof will convey to the new owners.
On the southeast side of the house the cone topped tower is in full view. Notice how the limestone bands continue around the two story tower.
The tower also has beautiful terra-cotta accents.
Beautiful in all seasons, the Fairmount House has kept its appealing qualities through the years.