This classically beautiful Queen Anne Victorian home with its’ steeply hipped roof, gable ornamentation, and intricate detail work around the veranda has been a mainstay in Mount Vernon for over one hundred years, having been commissioned by John C. Calhoun for his wife and completed in 1906. This turn of the century home was built around the same time as the Montgomery County courthouse and features the same beautiful ceiling paneling, wainscotings, and baseboards throughout. Undergoing a thorough renovation over the past several years, this home features true Victorian style and grace as well as many modern conveniences. The photos only tell a small part of the beautiful picture, call listing agent for more information and a private showing today.
Picturesque 1800’s restored stone colonial on 3 private gorgeous acres. Home boasts 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths, master suite on 1st floor, quality woodwork throughout, granite/corian counters, high end stove, butler’s pantry, distinctive lighting fixtures, 3rd floor has original wood flooring, game room, office/guest room large front porch, 2-car detached garage, outbuilding with electric. Modern conveniences with old world charm.
Circa 1700 Colonial, showcased in Architectural Digest relocated from original location in Columbia and reconstructed on new concrete foundation in 1980 in Willington. Every detail was preserved including the quartered oak clapboards and hand wrought nails, hand split cedar shingles, mortise and tenon joints. Purists will appreciate the origional detail throughout, including custom hand made windows, door hardware, ceiling beams, lighting, insulated plaster walls, builtins, many salvage components such as the 18th century staircase and wide board floors. Every board shows its age and history! A massive stone center chimney fireplace includes a beehive oven in the Keeping Room. The walkout lower level offers heated space and utility area and is currently actively used for antique sales. A detached barn with electricity offers business or workshop possibilities! This flowering lot features a scenic setting for nature lovers, healthy Mountain Laurel, evergreen and hardwood trees. Extensive stonework walkways and patio grace the exterior space. An unusual opportunity to live in a country home much like our pioneers before us, with more modern amenities!
Step into a place of the past. Church was built in 1904. Has beautiful original ornate woodwork, curved wooden pews, pulpit and balcony overlooking the Auditorium. There are stained glass windows, pianos and an organ. The Auditorium, can be separated by wonderful wood doors, that open into the Chapel. Building is sold AS IS, but comes with everything inside, dating back to the 1900’s. Must see to appreciate the beauty of this wonderful building!
Own a piece of history and be a part of Newark’s Renaissance. The Cole Mansion was designated by the state of NJ as an Historic Site in 1991. This brick beauty has many original details including soaring 20 foot ceilings, cathedral worthy stained glass windows, massive oak doors and matching molding throughout, multiple marble mantles, gorgeous built in wooden bookshelves and other wood in-lays, and stunning ceiling medallions to name a few. This is a project with tremendous upside potential that will require a total restoration. Cash buyers only.
This turn of the century Victorian Home is one of Forest City’s finest. Put your rocking chairs on the front porch and settle in. Foyer features fireplace built in the 1920’s, hardwood floor, Fretwork accent on two doorways, gleaming woodwork, retro enamel steel ceiling and accesses the formal dining, living room and den. Living room has hardwood floor accent surrounding carpet center. Main level bath has clawfoot tub to add to the charm of this vintage home. Kitchen has been updated with new cabinets and seller was in process of adding dining off the kitchen before health problems. This area will be completed by buyer. Pocket doors are found in living room and dining room. Upper level has 4 large bedrooms and new bath/laundry with ceramic floor and in floor heat. Lower level windows have newer storms. Turret accents are found in foyer and upper level bedroom. Lower level is in excellent condition and has a small bar area for entertaining. A gazebo style garden shed is found in the backyard & extra landscaping block that will stay to complete the new dining addition.
Beautiful 2 story Historic home in the Heart of Pine Apple. Almost 5,000 sq ft and totally remodeled. With just a little over 2 acres of land, this beautiful property has stainless steel appliances, refinished original hardwoods, recently installed HVAC, tankless water heater, 3 car detached garage, and an in-ground salt water pool. Setup your private showing today.
Historic Old Mill ,absolute stunning solid stone construction, plenty of on site parking , new septic system several years ago , Your chance to renovate this Historic site into a Dwelling, or with zoning approval for Spec Exception a Possible, Two family , Church, Or B & B. plus other uses could be Antique or craft shop ,store, offices, but all uses must be approved by Strasburg Township All offers considered ,Inside has been cleaned out and ready for restoration! Whats your Idea.
Historic Southern Victorian in a park like setting on Main Street in Bamberg. Here we have sophisticated, old world elegance met with a renovation worthy of today’s standards. This grand home has every bit of charm of bygone days with all the wonderful original finishes intact. The house was built in 1888 by Mr. Conrad Earhardt for his daughter who married a prominent gentleman by the name of Colonel Folk. In the day, the title Colonel was given to men of prestige and accomplishment. The family resided there for four generations until it was purchased by the current owner and brought back to its original beauty. The Folk-Ziegler house was listed in the National register May 19, 1983 and is part of Bamberg’s historic district.
One of Winfield’s most distinctive homes, designed and built by Bill Caton, Winfield’s architect of note, this Cotswold English style home with it grandly landscaped grounds is not only historic but also comfortably elegant! 4 bedrooms/3 1/2 baths. The curving driveway comes to the front entrance, reminding one of the settings of the English country homes that inspired Caton. Walk into the spacious entry hall with its stone floor and cypress beams. Step down into the living room with it cathedral, beamed ceiling, and marble fireplace. French doors open to a flagstone patio with a stone privacy wall and arched wooded gate. Returning to the entry hall, catch a view of the yard that is seen from the dining room from its floor to ceiling windows & its French door to a covered patio. A cozy corner fireplace and cabinetry add to the beauty of this room. The picture-book kitchen remodeled in earlier years, reflects the integrity of the old English style with Wood Mode cabinetry and all its features, refrigerator with panels to match the cabinets, double ovens, and more! A window box window over the kitchen sink provided a great view of the lush landscaped yard and charming stone storage building. From the entry hall, a short connecting hall passes by the laundry closet and opens to the master bedroom suite with its oak plank floors and truly luxurious master bath/dressing room. Step back to the entry hall, note the gothic arched doorway to the powder bath, and then, looking toward the impressive curving stone-step staircase with its wrought iron railing, tall open beamed ceiling, and its 2 story stained leaded glass window, focal point of the exterior and interior as well! 3 bedrooms (2 with fireplaces) and 2 baths on this 2nd floor and balcony view of the staircase! In addition to the many architectural details…the stairtower, the stone staircase, marble window sills, the cypress beams, etc…the abundance of built-in storage, walk-in closets, main floor gas log fireplaces are only a few of the features that add convenience. From the inside to the outside where the beautiful landscaping with its unique stone storage building as the focal point of the backyard, this gorgeous home is one of Winfield’s most admired!
Historic Levitt Home Circa 1893. Built by A E & Elizabeth Leavitt. Located on 1.8 acres m/l, prominent corner inside city limits. Was known as Silk Stocking row. Victorian stunner features foyer with hand carved ornate staircase, original pine flooring recently refinished,through-out home. Original pocket doors, transom windows. Classic wrap-around veranda & turn of the century carriage house. Home has several recent updates. Stone hitching post still on property. Gingerbread trim, balconies where the Leavitt family sat and watched as the city of Houston grew. Commercial zoned as well as residential, make excellent wedding venue, tea house, let your imagination run wild.
NEW PRICE SELLER MOTIVATED Rich in history and charm. PICTURES DO NOT DO THIS JUSTICE. Authenticated Thomas Day carved door, window casings & mantles. Step back in history the minute you enter. Many upgrades include Metal roof 1995, 3 zoned HVAC, Wiring ’95. w/granite counters & S/S Appliances and glass front cabinetry. Stenciled accent flooring. Beautiful wide plank wood flrs. 6 Fireplaces. Full fin bsmt w/den & rec room. 2nd fl Bedrooms have view of historic downtown. Lg. Dining could be LR/DRcombo.
Big gorgeous historical home on 1.34 acre lot. Potential for 6 bedrooms, currently 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath. 14′ ceilings, large rooms. Down stairs has great room, living room, dining room and eat in kitchen. Huge pantry off kitchen. Master bedroom and bath. Stairway to second floor is gorgeous. Lots of wood. Don’t miss the opportunity to see this one.