About this Property
Fixer Upper For Sale- St. Joseph
Price- $1.5M (2020 Valuation)
King Street, St. Joseph
2 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
Open Concept Living/dining
Mature Fruit Trees to the back of the property
This property is located on King Street St. Joseph which is one of the busiest streets in the area allowing new owners the potential for Commercial use. The building is structurally sound but it is an older structure that’s in need of some TLC.
About the Region
Mt. Hope is a mixed community located on the North Eastern side of Trinidad and Tobago. Known for the Medical Complex hospital facility, the manufacturing sites, government administrative buildings, Schools and medium sized businesses. Many residents have grown accustomed to the expanding commercial developments and have also benefited from this growth. Mt. Hope has a main connecting road that brings you directly from the Eastern Main Road and Priority Bus Route to the Churchill Roosevelt Highway which takes you to several different parts of Trinidad. This area is busy when it comes to daily activities.
St. Joseph was founded in 1592 by Antonio de Berrio and is the oldest town in Trinidad and Tobago. Originally named San José de Oruña, it served as the capital of Spanish Trinidad between 1592 and 1783. In 1595 the place was attacked and held by Sir Walter Raleigh and was used as a base for his exploration of the Orinoco river in search of the fabled city of El Dorado. Soon after his return the place was burnt and sacked. St. Joseph is not an incorporated municipality. It falls within the boundaries of the Tunapuna–Piarco region. Today it is the home of several different schools, including St. Joseph's Convent, St. Joseph, St. Joseph Boys Roman Catholic School, St. Joseph Girls Roman Catholic School, St. Joseph Government School, St. Joseph College, T.M.L Primary School, St Joseph and St. Xavier's Preparatory School.