The Trostel family made its fortune in Milwaukee’s tanning industry. And they spared no expense building their ornate 1899 home at 2611 N Terrace Ave.
It boasts three stories, beautiful woodwork and floors, stunning leaded glass throughout. 28 rooms, according to the property listing. There are even gargoyles!
Bobby and I talk about the Trostel family, the East Side before there were mansions, and how the historic home has held up over the years. Read his complete story at OnMilwaukee.com.
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Well, maybe not a steal, but…affordable, especially if you’re in the market to buy a historic mansion. How far would $800k get you in New York or Chicago?
This week on Urban Spelunking, we visit the beautiful Trostel mansion for sale on Milwaukee’s East Side.