1850 Greek Revival in Leasburg, NC – $149,000

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Added to OHD on 11/21/20   -   Last OHD Update: 11/25/20   -   25 Comments
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7435 Us Highway 158 E, Leasburg, NC 27291

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  • $149,000
  • 3
  • 2 Bed
  • 3235 Bath
  • 3212 Sq Ft
  • 1.71 Ac.
The Walter Thomas House of Leasburg, NC. A Greek Revival 2-story Frame w/Newer Hip Tin Roof. 2 exterior brick chimneys w/stacked FP's. Thomas Day Mantle in Library. 2-story pedimented, Doric Entrance Front Porch. Hugh rooms. High ceilings. Built around 1850-60. "A diamond in the rough", just waiting to be updated. Currently heated via gas logs in the fireplaces. 2 updated hot water heaters & Newer septic system. 1.71 AC. Property SOLD "As IS".
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Ruth Dyer, Long & Foster
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25 Comments on 1850 Greek Revival in Leasburg, NC – $149,000

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  1. doesnotsuckwavecable-comdoesnotsuckwavecable-com says: 130 comments

    This one is nice.

  2. peeweebcpeeweebc says: 1064 comments
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    1885 Italianate.

    A lot has been done, good price!
    Nice house. I wonder what the building is directly in front of it is.

  3. Beautiful house….. very elegant. Wonderful architectural elements. Seems like a fair price for the house, lot, location. Sometimes I wish I were a magician…. and could put this house on at least 20 acres… with a long driveway lined with magnolias.

  4. StacyStacy says: 475 comments
    1900 Maybe Craftsmen

    What a great home! The picture of the dining table in front of the window, I don’t know, time long lost it just feels like. Once a room full of family & laughter, one would hope, now just a lonely table in the sunlight… I don’t why I feel so much sadness from this pic omgosh!! I like it, a few things to change, otherwise great!

  5. Leah SLeah S says: 161 comments
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    Beautiful, beautiful home, but the replacement stair balusters make me sad.

  6. JimHJimH says: 5104 comments
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    Known as the Walter Thomas House, one of a group of fine antebellum homes in Leasburg. The portico is majestic, and the house just needs someone to care for it!

  7. RavennaGRLRavennaGRL says: 74 comments

    I agree about the balusters, however the tiger oak or tiger maple hand railing makes up for that. A lot of work has been done to this house already, just needs some love .

  8. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 11874 comments

    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    Updated with the new listing photos and agent info.

  9. ALAL says: 228 comments

    This one should be called amazing potential. I can just see her all fixed up covered in Christmas lights… stunning!

    • dunamovindunamovin says: 159 comments

      Would make a great home for someone moving south who wants to work from home. It’s close to the North Carolina Research Triangle area where a lot of big companies have located.

  10. Cathy F.Cathy F. says: 2190 comments
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    1920 Colonial Revival
    Upstate/Central, NY

    Very pretty leading photo, with the light snow falling and dusting of it on the ground.

  11. MaggieMayMaggieMay says: 77 comments
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    1945 Craftsman
    Athens, TN

    It says currently heated via gas logs in the fireplaces. On the Zillow listing, it says gas heat and central air. I’m wondering if the person residing there is maybe older and only uses a couple of rooms. It’s a lovely house. The photo with snowflakes should be on a greeting card. Looks to be in fairly good condition. I think it is a great buy. Hard to believe it was built in the mid 1800’s. Very beautiful. I would have fun remodeling the kitchen. Oh my creative juices are in full swing with this house!!
    More pics here. Not on market?


  12. KarenBKarenB says: 315 comments
    1885 KY farm center chimney cape style

    I have to agree with others on the picture postcard winter view of this lovely house. The falling snow makes me want to rush inside to warm fires burning brightly in all the many fireplaces, pull up an old Boston rocker with a well loved quilt, good book and cup of tea. There I would stay. This house is just waiting to welcome a new family to love it and do some “dress up.” It does seem to be an amazingly good price. The extra pictures were dessert!

  13. AmyBeeAmyBee says: 700 comments

    What a hauntingly beautiful home! Am I the only one who thinks those furnished interior photos look like they’re from a 1970s shelter may? Or an Ethan Allen furniture catalog from the same era?

  14. There seems to be differences in the house between the snowy pictures and the other exterior picture. Wondering how long between when these pictures were taken and there are missing trees. I’d like to renovate the kitchen and refinish the floors. Too bad two of the fireplaces are covered. Maybe bring them back to their original beauty.

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