The Flower Shop, LLC
5913 6th Ave. “A”
Kenosha, WI 53140
AT A GLANCE:
Charming vintage exterior with updated interior. Built in 1912, the location of this building is on Main Street. The building has wonderful views of Library Park and the floral gardens. The 1st floor has been 1005 renovated, with all new heating & air conditioning, a large unisex restroom, hardwood floors, tin ceiling, spiral ductwork, a kitchenette, and lots of storefront windows in both front & rear of space. There is also a small private office. There is lots of dry storage in the lower level, with easy access wide stairwell. Lots of on-street parking, and only 1 block to free public parking, 3 blocks to historical Streetcar stop with service to Metra, and central bus transportation. Residential 2nd floor was 2 2-bedroom units, now combined into one. New HVAC, in-unit washer & dryer, lots of closets, and front & rear stairwell exits. Large open skylight area. Other features are typical of an older apartment.
This building when acquired, had 1 residential tenant, who happened to be the Curator/Executive Director for our great Kenosha history Center! A new rubber roof, along with new thermo-pane (3 over 1) design, windows were installed, along with new heating & air conditioning on both floors. The upstairs which was once 2 apartments were combined into 1 large unique residential space. It has a large skylight in the center and has retained much of its original vintage look. The 1st floor was gutted and updated with all new electric, oak floors, new lighting, etc. THe old exterior facade aluminum canopy was removed to expose the original ornate metal work above the front entrance
CLOVIS POINT, LLC ROLE:
Owner, Developer, and current property manager.
CURRENT USE & AVAILABILITY:
The space is currently occupied with a wonderful local dance studio, EM Dance Studio. The upstairs large 4/2 vintage residential is occupied.
HISTORY OF THE KENOSHA MAIN STREET BUILDING:
Built in 1912, this building has housed quite a number of various retail businesses over its rich past.