Time Capsule Houses

1931 Tudor Revival – Stevens Point, WI – $184,900

1001 4th Ave, Stevens Point, WI 54481 - For Sale*

Don't let this one pass you by.... Charming 1931 Bungalow that is in very nice condition. Many updates have been done in the last 9 years (see Associated Docs) or call for a list. Even with all the updates this home still retains all of it's Charm!! Hardwood floors and original woodwork is all in excellent condition. Tile floor in remodeled bath is in good condition. There is no carpeting in this home! All brick exterior with original rounded door with leaded glass window and a new roof just last year.Four bedrooms and 2 baths gives you enough room for the whole family. Walking distance to the University or Hospital makes this location great. Very large double lot is so private you'll forget you're in the City. There is a 1.5 car garage on the lot with the house. The second lot has the second 20x28 garage which has a cement floor and electricity. Makes a great shop! There is a garden area and private little patio behind the building. The kitchen features stainless steel counter tops and all appliances are included. Enter the dining and living rooms and it's like stepping back in time. Beautiful hardwood floors, original light fixtures, plastered walls and archways. There is a Sno Belt insert in the original fireplace. Original hardware for curtains is still intact too. Nice entry by the front door leads to the 3 bedrooms and full bath upstairs. The bath has a claw foot soaking tub. As per Seller the updates since 2007 include: Downstairs bath, electric added in 2nd garage, patio and cement in garage, front porch and sidewalk, New Furnace and A/C, New Roof and Water Heater, Replacement Windows, Seamless Gutters and Basement Perimeter Drain, Rough in for Bath in the basement, Gas Insert in Living Room, Fencing, New Metal Roof on 2nd garage this Summer!! As you can see the Pride of Ownership in this home really shows! Come take a look for yourself and make your appointment today before this Gem is gone.

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 1729 Sqft

09/14/2017 // 17 Comments

1920 Colonial Revival – Poultney, VT – $225,000

60 College St N, Poultney, VT 05764 - For Sale*

Stately four bedroom, two bath colonial situated on a private .68 acre landscaped lot in an attractive village setting. Interior features include a large kitchen, formal dining room, living room with fireplace , den and office. There is beautiful woodwork throughout the home with many built-ins. Outside there is a one car barn-garage with workshop, inground swimming pool with bath house and a large fenced private yard with ample garden space. Within walking distance to all town amenities.

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 2182 Sqft

09/12/2017 // 16 Comments

c. 1900 – Pine Bush – $495,000

220 Vista Maria Rd, Pine Bush, NY 12566 - For Sale*

Desperately Seeking Seclusion? Once in a Lifetime opportunity in Beautiful Cragsmoor, a mountain top Artists Retreat of the Victorian era. This Arts and Crafts Stone and Shingle residence was once part of the Hudson River School Artist, George Inness Jr, famed estate, "Chetolah" and featured in the book "Charmed Places" With 576 s.f. covered porch overlooking the valley, and 960 s.f original log cabin for potential additional living unit. Steeped in History, Graced with Incredible Views and Situated for Total Privacy, it is a unique property that must be seen.

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 2784 Sqft

08/31/2017 // 22 Comments

1961 Contemporary – Campbell Hall, NY – $475,000

85 State Route 416, Campbell Hall, NY 10916 - For Sale*

Mid-Century Beauty.....Stopped-in-time 1960's contemporary house with all of the unique features and details of this period. Former residence of Dow Jones executive. Just one hour drive from NYC or two minutes from Orange County Airport brings you to this architectural paradise. Secluded, wooded lot is within an intimate, private, bucolic boutique housing complex; Blackburne Farm. Maintenance is included as part of this community and property is meticulously maintained. Magazine worthy!! Must be seen....

3 Beds // 3.5 Baths // 4500 Sqft

08/24/2017 // 52 Comments

1902 Shingle – Bryant Pond, ME – $259,900

171 Conservation School Rd, Bryant Pond, ME 04219 - For Sale*

Step back in time in this amazing cottage on Lake Christopher. Truly a one of a kind property with 7 plus private acres of off grid living! Known as Birchmere, this 1900's gem is rich with history and full of period detail. Prepare to be amazed by beautiful built ins, vintage windows, original hardwood floors, Romanesque arches, fashioned brick fireplace and sweeping staircase to the second floor. Looking for a tranquil get away? You have found it! Call to set up an appointment today at 207-807-0732.

5 Beds // 2 Baths // 2190 Sqft

08/15/2017 // 35 Comments

c. 1890 Stick/Queen Anne – Stamford, NY – $129,000

141 W Main St, Stamford, NY 12167 - For Sale*

Classic Queen Ann in Stamford New York "The Queen of the Catskills". This Stately home harkens back to the resort years of Stamford. Built C. 1890 on West Main Street (known then as "Brooklyn Heights") this wonderful home served summer visitors for generations before becoming a year round residence. Little changed over the years the house boasts bulls eye woodwork, hardwood floors, pocket doors, built in cupboards, bedroom wash basins, large living room with bay end and a formal dining room with fireplace. Tall windows give great light to the entire house. Rear stairs lead to a complete third floor with four bedrooms and an antique, non functioning, bath. These rooms are covered in Victorian era wall paper and have not been touched in over a century. One third floor rooms boasts a stage where summer tableaus must have been performed in the "Ode to a Grecian Urn" era. The arch top dormer windows beckon Pollyanna.One update is a vintage 1950's St. Charles kitchen in excellent condition. The roof was replaced in 2007 with architectural shingles. The hot air furnace has also been replaced. The basement has a blue stone floor and entrance steps. A large original carriage house now has a two bay garage with opener on the first level and a former plumbing supply storage center on the second floor. There is a heating system in the carriage house as well but the functionality is unknown. The attic of the Carriage house contains a treasure trove of original woodwork, doors, staircase elements and shutters stored there over the years as changes were made to the house. This home will need TLC. Every room is covered in 1940's or earlier wallpaper. The exterior needs painting and repair. Chimney will require pointing or rebuilding and the front porch is in need of some attention. All windows are original and there are very few storms and screens. This is a very worthy project and will make a fantastic family home or weekend retreat. This is part of the history of one of the most unique villages in the Catskill Mountains. Just 3 hours from Times Square...and what a difference that little distance makes in what you can get for your real estate dollar!

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 2800 Sqft

08/10/2017 // 18 Comments

1910 Craftsman – Los Angeles, CA – $699,000

1207 Kipling Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90041 - Contingent or Pending Sale*

Are you tired of seeing white countertops, white tile, white walls in every single home for sale in your price range? Then you have to see this special Craftsman home. Designed by architect and artist Howard Arden Edwards who built the home for himself and his family in 1910, this home is cozy, secluded, a bit funky, and one of the most interesting homes in Eagle Rock. Listed as Historical Cultural Monument #383 with the City, it also has Mills Act designation for a significant savings in property tax. Look for the stenciled painting on the living room ceiling, beams, and walls--and love it, because removing it will cancel your Mills Act tax relief. This character home is meant for the true aficionado of the historic fabric of Los Angeles. The style, the quirkiness, the wonderful peaceful feeling that envelopes you after you wend your way up the rocky pathway and drink in your view across the Eagle Rock Valley, affirms your individuality and sets you apart from the crowd.

2 Beds // 1 Baths // 1186 Sqft

08/10/2017 // 23 Comments

1963 Ranch – Sacramento, CA – $349,999

1218 Gilcrest Ave, Sacramento, CA 95831 - Sold*

1 story in desirable neighborhood. 3bdrm, 2.5 bathrooms, tile entry, large living and dining rooms, kitchen w/nook and dining bar, family room w/wood burning fireplace. Built in 1963 original owners. Roof and Air cond. 2006, Hot water heater 2009, Disposal 2017, 3 low flow Toto toilets 2017. Amazing retro light fixtures. Indirect lighting in the living room. Inside laundry with cabinets and deep sink-adjacent half bathroom. Oversized garage. Large back yard with covered patio. Great location.

3 Beds // 2.5 Baths // 1795 Sqft

08/02/2017 // 15 Comments

1879 – Hardware Store – Halstead, KS – Auction (Ends August 25, 2017)

208 Main St in Halstead, KS 67056 - Not For Sale*

Online auction featuring a once-in-a-lifetime all-in-one business opportunity. Own the "Old Hardware Store" along with ALL of its contents, decor, and historical treasures. Click for full description, photos, and more!

4750 Sqft

08/01/2017 // 47 Comments

1935 Spanish Eclectic – San Pedro, CA – $759,000

2009 S Averill Ave, San Pedro, CA 90732 - Sold*

Fabulous Architectural Gem in desirable Upper Vista Del Oro! Beautiful craftsmanship has been lovingly preserved and meticulously maintained. Design features include leaded glass front window, fantastic original deco light fixtures, hand-stenciled interior doors, 8" thick arched doorway details, plaster walls, original leaded glass skylight, soaring beamed ceilings in the spacious living room, original deco tile gas fireplace with carved plaster details. Original built in phone desk and cabinetry in hallway. Large formal dining room and cozy breakfast room both look out onto the spacious Spanish-tiled courtyard. The kitchen retains its vintage feel with tiled walls and counter tops, double sink, and a classic professionally refurbished Wedgewood 6-burner double oven stove. A spacious laundry area is adjacent to the kitchen. Spacious bedrooms, 2 of the 3 with original hand-painted wall panels framed by decorative plaster details. Original tiled full bath with separate tub and stall shower, plus charming ¾ bath with tiled shower. Upgrades include forced air heating and air conditioning, dual pane windows, copper plumbing, new carpeting, hardwired security system, and 200 amp panel. Fenced back yard framed by morning glories, 2-car garage, and plenty of off-street parking through a delightful portico entry. An interior basement offers easy access to home systems. This home is move-in ready and waiting for you!

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 1848 Sqft

07/31/2017 // 36 Comments

1955 Contemporary – Houston, TX – $425,000

7911 Santa Elena St, Houston, TX 77061 - Sold*

The absolute MCM crown jewel of the highly-acclaimed historic district. Meticulously maintained w/many systems updates & mid-mod details intact & restored. Sunken living, walls of glass, vaulted ceilings, int brick accent walls, cool vintage tile baths, restored vintage Thermador oven & suspended kit cabinets. Amazing time capsule lounge w/original furnishings & decor from 1960. Martini bar & hidden movie screen & projector niche. Lavishly landscaped 16,600 SF oversized corner lot w/sprinkler.

3 Beds // 3419 Sqft

07/28/2017 // 20 Comments

1936 Modernistic – Philadelphia, PA – $349,500

511 E Murdoch Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19119 - For Sale*

Spectacular 1930's Art Deco home with abundant original features and fixtures. Three large bedrooms, main bedroom with walkout balcony/sun deck, sunroom, formal dining room. Very fun home to live in, great for entertaining on a lovely street in very desirable section of East Mt. Airy. As you walk up the sidewalk to this home designed by Philadelphia architect James A. Nolen Jr., close your eyes and listen. Can you hear the cheers of the crowd as Jesse Owens wins his 4th Gold Medal at the Berlin Olympics? Entering the front door, to your left is a light-filled sun room and living room with an elegant wood burning fireplace, where you sit and read the first edition of Margaret Mitchell's 'Gone With The Wind'. Getting hungry, you dance your way across the hardwood floors throughout the first floor to the dining room and it's ornate crown molding with the original sunken fixtures that bath it in warm light, as Benny Goodman and his orchestra are playing on the radio. You head to the galley kitchen to fetch canap~s and cocktails and make coffee for your friends. While you wait for the water to boil on the gas cook stove, you open the steel case windows, which are a part of every light filled room, and look out onto the garden on the side of the house. Feeling sleepy, you head up the Art Deco stairs to the second floor, which features a master-suite, with walkout balcony/sun deck, hall bathroom and 2 additional bedrooms. Featured in the April 2007 edition of 'Old-House Interiors' magazine, you see the house in its 1936 glory, to which you wish to restore it with a little TLC. **Home is being Sold As-Is**

3 Beds // 4 Baths // 2248 Sqft

07/24/2017 // 32 Comments

1914 Colonial Revival – Newnan, GA – $449,900

88 E Broad St, Newnan, GA 30263 - Sold*

Newnan historical landmark home! This 1914 brick & marble home is a one-of-a-kind in Coweta! Fine woodwork adorns the foyer, mantels, doors, moldings, and trim throughout the home. Oak flooring throughout, original door hardware. radiant heat downstairs, modern HVAC system upstairs. The kitchen has been updated with solid surface counter tops, built-in refrigerator, dishwasher, wet bar w/ice machine, walk-in pantry. All four bedrooms are upstairs. The master has updated bath with a huge walk-in closet. Beautifully landscaped yard with gardenia, camellia, and boxwood. Screened porch in back. 1800's cook's quarters is behind the home. A detached two car garage with a shop underneath and a wonderful Koi pond & patio complete the estate.

4 Beds // 5.5 Baths // 5145 Sqft

07/20/2017 // 32 Comments

1929 French Eclectic – Chula Vista, CA – $599,000

466 E St, Chula Vista, CA 91910 - For Sale*

This home is right out of a story book and is loaded with charm and beautiful features, including wood floors, archways and vaulted open beamed ceilings, original light fixtures, glass door knobs, large living room with fireplace, spacious bedrooms, bathrooms with classic tile finishes, large open kitchen with separate eat in area, forced ac and heat, stunning landscaping that adds to the character of this special home, detached 2 car garage with gated driveway and much more.. ..

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 1828 Sqft

07/18/2017 // 15 Comments

1931 Spanish Eclectic – Fresno, CA – $334,900

450 E Terrace Ave, Fresno, CA 93704 - Sold*

Fresno High Area Jewel! Vintage charm in this Spanish style home includes covered front patio, beautiful wood ceilings, arched door ways, gleaming hardwood floors, French doors out to patios, abundant built-ins, gas fireplace stove in large living rm, formal dining, sunny breakfast nook, inside laundry, big covered back patio w/outdoor kitchen, hot tub w/custom privacy shutters, yard fountain, detached 2 car garage & green house all for your enjoyment.

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 1758 Sqft

07/11/2017 // 12 Comments

1916 – Milwaukee, WI – $224,500

2105 N 49th St, Milwaukee, WI 53208 - Sold*

Featured in the 2014 Spaces and Traces Historical Tour, this Craftsman-style Bungalow offers over 2,200 sq/ft of character and charm! Features of this property include: a covered front entry flanked by brick porch piers, a brick natural fireplace in the living room, a spectacular dining room with full wall of built-ins, a walk-in butlers? pantry with floor-to-ceiling storage, generous-sized bedrooms with exceptional closet space and a large lower level perfect for adding a family room! Enjoy all seasons in the Community Garden next door & privacy-fenced backyard. A strong neighborhood association and convenient location within walking distance to restaurants, parks & schools complete this picture perfect home.

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 2206 Sqft

07/11/2017 // 18 Comments

1897 – Worcester, MA – $290,000

24 Westland St, Worcester, MA 01602 - Sold*

AN OPPORTUNITY LIKE THIS RARELY COMES ALONG! Owned by the same family for the last 74 years, this Center-hall, West-side colonial - a true Time Capsule - is located on one of the most gracious streets in the Hammond Heights Neighborhood. A generous porch runs the full length of the front of the property - a wonderful place to sit, relax and enjoy. Gracious Foyer, Hardwood Floors, Stained Glass, Pocket Doors, Wainscoting, China Cabinet, 2 original Fireplaces, Butler's Pantry and Generous Closet space in all 4 bedrooms. Well maintained, but never upgraded. Huge potential in 3rd Flr. Newer oil furnace w/ tankless hot water. There is gas to the house. Roof less than ten years old. Exterior recently painted. One car detached garage. Level, private back yard. Ideally situated in the center of the street and in an excellent location - access park, university, shopping and amenities. There is no denying the strong bones of this property. Will you be the one to bring new life to this lovely grand dame?

4 Beds // 1 Baths // 2738 Sqft

06/30/2017 // 25 Comments

c. 1902 – New York, NY – $1,995,000

594 W 152nd St, New York, NY 10031 - For Sale*

594 West 152nd Street is a beautiful single family 16 ft. wide, 5 floor limestone townhouse in the heart of Hamilton Heights. This home originally built in the late 1910’s, offers its owner the charm of a beautiful brownstone in its original glory. This brownstone has over 3200 square feet living space with a large outdoor space, 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and finished basement.

5 Beds // 3.5 Baths // 3228 Sqft

06/29/2017 // 27 Comments

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