This peek-a-boo-ocean-view home with potential development opportunities awaits you in beautiful downtown Ventura, CA! Originally built in 1896, this 5 bedroom home features wood floors, a beautifully updated main floor living area with hardwood floors, big and bright open kitchen, high ceilings, even a front porch to watch the sunset. Downstairs are 2 other bedrooms, another kitchen with the laundry hookups, an awesomely refurbished bathroom with dual-jet shower, and an insulated ante-room perfect for a winecloset or ?....Outside there is a big yard and very large deck with views of downtown over the HUGE garage (4 car) with parking to accommodate 8+ cars total on-site and possible RV parking. Property has been used previously as a duplex and office, due to its zoning there are multiple possibilities - buyers to verify with City of Ventura Building and Safety Department. Shown by appointment only.