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  • 6940 Keats Avenue S

  • Cottage Grove, MN 55016
  • $1,950,000
  • 11 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 10,269 SqFt
  • $189.89 / SqFt
  • MLS® #: 5627322
  • Year Built: 1856
  • Days Listed: 193
Residential property for sale in Cottage Grove, MN at 6940 Keats Avenue S. This 11 bedroom residential property is priced at $190/sqft.

Description of 6940 Keats Avenue S, Cottage Grove, MN 55016 - $1,950,000

Cedarhurst Mansion, a local treasure on the National Historic Registry, is a 26-room luxury estate on 10 acres with tranquil English-style garden. Entertaining 4 U.S. presidents and foreign dignitaries required expanding the simple farm house built in 1856. Architect Cass Gilbert designed additions in 1911 and 1917 to include the impressive front veranda, graceful foyer entering from front and back, comfortable library, warm lounge/bar, and of the grand ballroom which seats 200 including main floor - note gold leaf etched design. Family living on the second floor: 11 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, kitchen, dining room, family room, office, etc. For the past 20 years, the sellers have been loving caretakers of the property and its history, investing much to maintain the original beauty and update to make it functional for the event business for “English High Tea” and weddings of up to 500 guests on thegrounds. It is time for a new owner to have an opportunity to live, enjoy, care for this gem.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #5627322
  • Price$1,950,000
  • Bedrooms11
  • Bathrooms9.00
  • Full Baths5
  • Half Baths2
  • Square Footage10,269
  • Acres10.10
  • Year Built1856
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
  • StyleSingle Family Residence
  • StatusActive


  • HeatingHot Water
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces3


  • RoofAsphalt,Age Over 8 Years,Wood
  • ConstructionWood Siding

Community Information

  • Address6940 Keats Avenue S
  • CityCottage Grove
  • CountyWashington
  • StateMN
  • Zip Code55016


Range,Exhaust Fan,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Freezer,Gas Water Heater,Other

Lot Description

Tree Coverage - Heavy,Irregular Lot


  • # of Garages6
  • GaragesDetached,Asphalt,Gravel
  • Has PoolYes
  • PoolNone


Window Unit(s),Ductless Mini-Split

School Information

  • DistrictSouth Washington County

Additional Information

  • Listing OfficeColdwell Banker Realty
  • Days on Market193
  • ZoningOther

Kris LindahlREALTOR®

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Listing information last updated on April 18th, 2021 at 12:21pm CDT.