c. 1770 – Merry Hill, NC – $328,000

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Added to OHD on 6/5/18 - Last OHD Update: 8/7/18 - 4 Comments
637B Avoca Farm Rd, Merry Hill, NC 27957

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This home is too unique to describe. Two 18 century houses connected to make a unique home located on Salmon Creek which opens into the Albemarle Sound. Only 2 miles from Historic Edenton by boat and 20 minutes by land. This home features interior panel wainscoting that reflects both Federal and Georgian period influences. Many original doors, mantels. The Ward Bass house dates from 1770 - 1809 and has 1,200 Sq. Ft. while the connected White-Lilly house contains an additional 600 Sq. Ft. The home offers a peaceful setting with a long front porch overlooking Salmon Creek.
Contact Details
John T. Dowd, CarolinaEast Real Estate
(252) 482-2028
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4 Comments on c. 1770 – Merry Hill, NC – $328,000

  1. CharlestonJohnCharlestonJohn says: 688 comments

    An older (maybe 1950’s) pic of the house prior to relocation and some history…

    • Lancaster JohnLancaster John says: 428 comments
      OHD Supporter

      1875 Victorian Farmhouse
      Lancaster, PA,

      Interesting! Thanks CharlestonJohn

    • Connie Murray says: 124 comments

      Reading the will was pretty interesting — all those kids not to mention slaves — and they all lived in this one house — wow!

  2. kevinb says: 6 comments

    holy cow i’m in love. i could make the kitchens a little nicer and same with the baths and live like a proper southern gent at that place. would be a slice of heaven.


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