1877 – Medford, MN

Added to OHD on 7/9/18   -   Last OHD Update: 4/12/20   -   8 Comments
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6523 N County Road 45, Medford, MN 55049

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  • $129,000
  • 4 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 2376 Sq Ft
  • 4.51 Ac.
GREEK REVIVAL ITALIANATE FARMSTEAD ON 4.5 ACRES! Introducing The Daniel S. Piper House, listed on the National Register of Historic Places! Built in the traditional New England connected farm style (interconnected house, barn, stables, & granary), this is the only home of this architectural style in Minnesota! Off-center front entry & Italianate trim. The barn features wagon doors & a cupola. Hello, dream wedding venue! Or, make it your home...or B&B...or hobby farm (animals allowed)! Dream big!
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8 Comments on 1877 – Medford, MN

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  1. Steve H says: 152 comments

    Known as the Piper house, it’s a very rare example of a New England style interconnected house in Minnesota.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_S._Piper_House
    I really hope someone buys this place and gives it the love and attention it deserves!

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    • RosewaterRosewater says: 6647 comments
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      1875 Italianate cottage
      Noblesville, IN

      Thank you! I looked at this and immediately thought she had confused the location somehow. Heheheh. This house looks like it just flew in from Vermont or Maine. Outstanding!

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  2. peeweebcpeeweebc says: 1075 comments
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    1885 Italianate.
    MI

    These are the kind of houses that draw me, chipped paint, rough roofs, overgrowth, it’s all good! Love this house, that wallpaper!

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  3. KevinONeillKevinONeill says: 155 comments
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    1884 Victorian Cottage
    St Paul, MN

    I’m glad this made the cut. It deserves to be shared and saved. Like I mentioned in a previous post this is an hour south of Minneapolis , St Paul.
    If you look at the one kitchen picture of a closet next to a refrigerator that was the original dumb waiter shaft that went to the basement as the kitchen was located there.
    The dumb waiter is intact sitting in the barn.

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  4. LauraG says: 41 comments

    I love this one, it could be pretty with some work. I really love that barn behind it also. What does the realtor mean “buyer to assume septic”? Does that mean there is no septic system, that it does/does not work, I don’t get that statement. Nice acreage with it too.

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    • KevinONeillKevinONeill says: 155 comments
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      1884 Victorian Cottage
      St Paul, MN

      The septic system is not to code and the sellers are not going to fix it. The buyer will have to assume the responsibility of repairing or installing a new system. There’s also the option of hooking up to the city water and sewer.

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  5. brigidbrigid says: 564 comments
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    1930 Eclectic Lake Cabin
    Smalltown, OK

    Is that an industrial soap dispenser in the bathroom? I don’t see any other signs of this being used for a business.

  6. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 11892 comments
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    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    Updated with new listing photos.

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