Before/Afters

c. 1850 Gothic Revival – Beacon, NY – $675,000

22 South Ave, Beacon, NY 12508 - Contingent or Pending Sale*

One of a kind Gothic Victorian Home located in the heart of Beacon's historic district. This four bedroom, two bath home, boasts two additional parlors that could easily convert into a master suite on the first level. This home retains original character with arched double doorways, paneled entryways, marble mantel fireplaces, curved balustrade to second floor landing, trefoil windows, wraparound porch, high ceilings, decorative bargeboard and balconies, and wood inlay border parquet floors. New first floor bathroom with walk-in shower and radiant heat. New wooden windows. Lower level offers additional living space with its own entry. Lovely view of the bridge from second and third floors. Large private yard and carriage house with lots of possibility. One block to Main Street and three blocks to Metro North. A Beacon Gem!

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 4325 Sqft

06/20/2017 // 18 Comments

c. 1785 – Fairmount, GA – $3,800,000

1921 Highway 411 SE, Fairmount, GA 30139 - For Sale*

Built c. 1785 and registered as part of the National Historic Trail of Tears. This distinquished home is the purest example of a Native American Cherokee Log Cabin which has been painstakingly restored to preserve the historic authenticity of the original structure. This unique and captivating home includes modern conveniences providing you the best of both worlds: Honoring and preserving the past while enjoying the timeless beauty of the Salacoa Creek Valley.

6 Beds // 4.5 Baths // 6000 Sqft

03/27/2017 // 42 Comments

1930 – San Francisco, CA – $699,000

San Francisco, CA 94132 - Sold*

This home, which has been in the same family since it was constructed, is waiting for the next owner who will lovingly restore it to its original beautiful state. Some of the original details include: wall sconces, tiled fireplace, vintage stove. The large living room adjoins the formal dining room. The kitchen has a pantry and sunny breakfast room. The 2 large bedrooms and sunroom are at the rear of the home. Big 3 car garage.

2 Beds // 1 Baths // 1520 Sqft

05/06/2016 // 50 Comments

c. 1860 – Sumter, SC – $174,900

1346 Illery Rd, Sumter, SC 29153 - Not For Sale*

Templewood is the name of this gorgeous home which has been completely redone on the inside. New, new, new. New plumbing, wiring, light fixtures, stainless appliances, granite countertops, hardwood floors, windows, roof and well. Magnificently restored. Four bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths. Date of house is an estimate. House was moved from downtown to this location many years ago. Priced to sell.

4 Beds // 3.5 Baths // 2969 Sqft

04/19/2016 // 29 Comments

1887 Queen Anne – York, PA – $299,900

505 Linden Ave, York, PA 17404 - For Sale*

Amazingly restored Queen Anne in all of York, no detail has been missed. Once seriously deteriorated & declared uninhabitable now restored w/ many modern amenities. Wood floors consist of 5 types of wood. Pocket doors, period lighting, hardware & door hinges have been added, but true to style of home. Sprinkler system in entire interior & exterior of home. Currently a licensed bed & breakfast. Property is taxed w/ reductions until end of 2018.

5 Beds // 3 Baths // 2879 Sqft

04/05/2016 // 52 Comments

1929 Colonial Revival – Portland, ME – $259,000

Portland, ME 04103 - Sold*

Classic Dutch Colonial home in Deering Highlands w/original features. Built when craftsmanship was an art. Red oak floors throughout, gorgeous moldings, one of a kind fixtures, vintage brass lamps, teak doors w/glass door knobs, classic bathrm fixtures in excellent condition, retro gas stove, breakfast nook, slate slop sink, solid wood workbench and built-in ironing board. Some replacement windows, architectural shingled roof, updated electrical. Needs updating. A lot of value. Close to all area amenities.

3 Beds // 1 Baths // 1578 Sqft

11/25/2015 // 34 Comments

1907 Queen Anne – Temple, TX – $299,500

518 N 7th St, Temple, TX 76501 - Not For Sale*

THE FERGUSON MANSION is ready for show and tell! This bit of Texas is now better than ever. It is stunning! The entry hall still has the beautiful stately stair case and the porches and post have all been redone. The owners have built a detached garage and added another bathroom. The kitchen has been completely updated.

4 Beds // 2.5 Baths // 2962 Sqft

05/13/2015 // 11 Comments

1890 Colonial Revival – Bayport, NY – $699,000

Bayport, NY 11705 - Sold*

Historic & Grand Estate In Need Of A Buyer To Restore Its Beauty. 7,502 Sf On 1.2 Acres. 1st Fl Has Ef, Lr/Music Rm W/Fpl, Huge Enc Porch, Kit, Breakfast Rm, Office, 2 Half Baths, Fdr W/Fpl, Den W/Fpl & Laun Rm. 2nd Fl Has 5 Brs & 2.5 Bths & 3rd Fl Has 5 Brs W/1 Fbth. Bsmt. Alabastor & Soap Stone Fpl Mantels. Hand-Carved Wood From Italy.

10 Beds // 7 Baths // 7502 Sqft

01/27/2015 // 50 Comments

1913 Craftsman – Los Angeles, CA – $475,000

Los Angeles, CA 90019 - Sold*

Stunning California Bungalow. First time on the market in 36 years. This is a well preserved circa 1913 home that has never been updated cosmetically. Put on your vision goggles as this period home awaits your restoration. 4 bedrooms (2 are tandem). Original built in cabinetry and period wood details. A large kitchen opens to a deck. This home feels like a movie set from an old Hollywood movie. A large yard is the perfect spot to cultivate your urban garden or contemplate your next screenplay. Located on a R1.5 lot, the possibilities are endless for future expansion. Located in the heart of Mid City near Mid Town Crossing. The secret is out and this neighborhood is located central to the Westside, DTLA and getting to the airport is a breeze and around $18 in an UBER. Live. Work. Play. Welcome to Mid City LA!

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 1466 Sqft

01/26/2015 // 12 Comments

c. 1900 – Forsyth, GA – $139,900

96 Gose Rd, Forsyth, GA 31029 - Sold*

Completely remodeled country farmhouse nestled in 2 acre pecan grove. Lot is entirely fenced in. 3 screened porches. Four season sunroom (heated/cooled). Beautiful hardwood floors, beadboard ceilings & 4 fireplaces. Den could be used as 4th bedroom. 12 ft ceilings. New HVAC along with updated plumbing & electrical. Space for office/library or additional storage upstairs. Farm animals allowed.

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 2011 Sqft

12/20/2014 // 40 Comments

1911 Colonial Revival – Waynesboro, VA – $125,000

133 Dupont Blvd, Waynesboro, VA 22980 - Sold*

City of Waynesboro - Needs some TLC and Updating - Great Character with Historic Charm. 12 Ft Ceilings, Foyer, Pocket Doors, Wood Trim and Pine Flooring, Pantry, Clawfoot Tub, Slate Roof, Sunroom and Wrap-Around Porch.

4 Beds // 3 Baths // 3952 Sqft

09/12/2014 // 18 Comments

1913 Colonial Revival – Saginaw, MI – $129,900

1304 Owen St, Saginaw, MI 48601 - Sold*

Built in 1913, this 5,500 Sq. Ft.+ Victorian mansion sits on 6 city lots in Saginaw's Beautiful Cathedral District and is move-in ready! 6 bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths with a full basement AND a full attic that still has the shuffle board drawn into the floor! Features include original hardwood floors, two sun room's, upstairs kitchen in original chef's quarters, and tons of built-ins for added storage. Roof and boiler both approximately 8 years old. Must see for yourself to appreciate all it has to offer! Black and white photos are from 1915.

6 Beds // 6 Baths // 5534 Sqft

09/05/2014 // 22 Comments

1836 Greek Revival – Edenton, NC – $625,000

Country Club Dr, Edenton, NC 27932 - Not For Sale*

Athol Plantation, ca. 1830, has been considered one of North Carolina's top 10 most historically significant homes, and until recently, was one of our state's most endangered. Located on a spacious lot across the street from the Albemarle Sound & only minutes from historic downtown Edenton, this stunning Greek Revival home has been magnificently restored! Extensive renovations began with foundation and roof work, new wiring, HVAC, and plumbing. This National Register property has recently been returned to its former glory with the recent completion of interior work that includes wonderful bathrooms and a kitchen that's a gourmet's delight! An impressive T-shaped center hall is flanked by the family room and kitchen, and formal living and dining rooms share a large, grand room on the home's southern side. The center hall frames a stair that rises all the way to the 3rd floor, and features a unique decorative wave moulding, an original craftsman's trademark purportedly chosen to mimic the waves of the nearby sound. On the second floor, there is a spacious common parlor between the master suite, 2 guest rooms, and shared guest bath. The 3rd floor has been finished into an additional guest bedroom. This listing affords the rare opportunity to reside in a home that's a crown jewel in history of the Albemarle region!

4 Beds // 3 Baths // 5500 Sqft

09/05/2014 // 12 Comments

1953 Ranch – Shoreline, WA

Shoreline, WA 98133 - Sold*

Mid Century diamond in the rough! 1953 Rambler has all the upside potential one could ask for. Woodwork details not to be missed. Great location, nice lot, hardwood floors, shop, attached garage and so much more. Spacious floor plan with good-sized rooms, plenty of storage and closet space. Everything is vintage with much of the original charm intact, a true time capsule becoming harder to find at this price. A one owner home for over 60 years! Estate sale, sold as-is, no form 17.

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 2340 Sqft

07/03/2014 // 25 Comments

1898 Queen Anne – Wilson, NC (George F. Barber)

501 Broad St W, Wilson, NC 27893 - Sold*

Fantastic Victorian home designed by George Barber located in Broad Kenan Historic District. Home has tons of historic charm! 7 fireplaces, 5 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths. New Trane furnace in 2011, new roof in 2013. Detached 2 car garage, large fenced yard.

4 Beds // 2.5 Baths // 3638 Sqft

02/05/2014 // 16 Comments

c. 1900 – Roslyn, WA – $210,000

Roslyn, WA 98941 - Sold*

Fabulous Victorian gem located in Roslyn's National Historic District featuring 4bedrooms & 1bath with basement and detached garage; this beauty awaits your finishing touches-all located on a Brookside corner lot. Historic charmer with many upgrades including new electrical service, wiring, and plumbing. Historic detailing throughout including original woodworking, butler's pantry, stained glass windows, clawfoot tub, beadboard ceilings, and wraparound porch.

4 Beds // 1 Baths // 1494 Sqft

01/15/2013 // 21 Comments

c. 1850 Gothic Revival – Eatonton, GA – $349,000

421 N Madison Ave, Eatonton, GA 31024 - Sold*

Step back in time with this home Located in Eatonton's National Register Historic District. One of Eatonton's oldest homes. A rare example in GA of Gothic Revival architecture on 11.5 landscaped acres. New wiring, plumbing, structural repairs, porches, roofs. Beautiful plaster medallions, graining,mantels, heartpine, 13' ceilings, 14 rooms

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 3576 Sqft

12/07/2012 // 17 Comments

1861 – Dallas, GA – $55,000

202 Hardee St, Dallas, GA 30132 - Sold*

Own a piece of history. Located in Historic Dallas this 1861 home was the prior residence of Doctor Foster. 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 2 fireplaces, built-in bookcases, skylight, parlor, great room. Needs restoration to bring it back to full southern charm. Sits on over 1.5 acres in the city of Dallas.

3 Beds // 1 Baths // 2519 Sqft

03/08/2012 // 18 Comments

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