Own a piece of history

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MILFORD-Originally a vaudeville theater, this historic property in the heart of Milford borough is a unique opportunity for someone with vision and community spirit.

Built in 1911 and fully restored, the Milford Theater has been open and operating as a performing arts center, a movie theater and as a cultural venue for other artistic offerings. Since the year 2000, it has been the home to Milford’s Black Bear Film Festival where such luminaries as Rex Reed, Farley Granger, Arlene Dahl, and Marge Champion were on stage for live interviews. The Readers and Writers Festival’s main stage guests at Milford Theater have included Gloria Steinem, John Berendt, Len Cariou and Lee Child.

With more 7,000 square feet, and on a corner lot, it features 310 seats, a 30-foot fly space and three restrooms.

You will also find oa snack bar, and a vintage lobby with a box office. In addition, this theater has a full basement with a kitchen, two dressing rooms, a green-room lounge and a potential fourth bath. It also offers a loading dock and two 5-ton heating and air-conditioning units. This historic property is revered in the tristate area and offers great potential for the next owner.

Essential Information

Price: $499,000 including equipment

Total square feet: 7,534

Year built: 1911

Total taxes: $3,998.93

Acres: 0.13

Listing agent: Donna Ruffino

Office: Weichert Realtors

Ruffino Real Estate, Milford

Phone; 570-296-7570

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