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This is just a collection of my favorite homes.

c. 1830 Federal – Coxs Creek, KY – $449,000

160 S Saint Gregory Church Rd, Coxs Creek, KY 40013 - For Sale*

You will be amazed when you step into this stunning 1800's historic home namely ''The Samuels House.''Located in the Samuels area, which now has Cox's Creek as post office address, this home has a very rich history dating back to the Samuels family,& contributes to the birth of the bourbon industry in both Nelson & Marion counties. This home has been renovated &kept very close to original by both past& present owners. In 1784, Robert Samuels Jr, captain during the Revolutionary War, was granted a Corn Writ for approx. 60 acres of land near Bardstown, which would later become Samuels Depot, now known as Samuels area. It was here that Robert began making bourbon. Note that he was appointed role of distiller for George Washington at this time.

5 Beds // 1.5 Baths // 3500 Sqft

09/16/2017 // 25 Comments

1894 Queen Anne – East Bend, NC – $199,900

204 E Main St, East Bend, NC 27018 - For Sale*

Wonderful home located in downtown East Bend! Small town, quiet living only 20 minutes from Winston Salem. 5000+sqft loaded with charm and features of a home built around the turn of the century! Gorgeous wood floors thru most of the house, tile floor in the kitchen and baths. 10 fireplaces! Office on main level could be used as bedroom. Listen to the rain with a tin roof! Amazing wrap around porch. Must see the pictures and make an appointment for your own showing!

4 Beds // 2.5 Baths // 3983 Sqft

09/12/2017 // 22 Comments

1860 Greek Revival – Society Hill, SC – $70,000

279 S Main St, Society Hill, SC 29593 - For Sale*

This 3 bedroom Greek Revival cottage has not been occupied since the 1980's and was never modernized so all the original doors, door nobs, mantels, windows and fixtures are still in place ready for restoration. There is also a large outbuilding on the property and the acreage is secluded and private. Although the house needs full restoration the roof is a modern type metal standing seam roof.

3 Beds // 1 Baths // 1936 Sqft

09/08/2017 // 37 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

1865 – Dahlonega, GA – $180,000

19 Early Dr, Dahlonega, GA 30533 - For Sale*

Looking for an historic home? This is it!! Original farmhouse of the Early Farm over 100 years old. Renovated in 1955 this 3 bedroom and 2 bath is like traveling back in time. Original wood floors made from local trees! 150 year old smokehouse beside home. Detached garage for 2 cars. All appliances go with the home. It is being sold "as is". No repairs. Come take a look at history!

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 1768 Sqft

08/31/2017 // 28 Comments

North East, MD – $489,500

1794 Turkey Point Rd, North East, MD 21901 - For Sale*

Location.. . Location!! Sitting on approx 9 1/2 private acres, close to town, marinas, & the state park w/ plenty of storage and outbuildings for construction equipment, rvs or boats, this property is a must see. Features include: new appliances and countertop in the kitchen, two fireplaces, main lvl master bedroom suite, two bedrooms up w/ rec room area, hardwoods, living rm, den, enclosed porch.

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 2024 Sqft

08/30/2017 // 6 Comments

c. 1850 – Jackson, GA – $125,000

1148 Stark Rd, Jackson, GA 30233 - For Sale*

Looking for a true Antebellum home built circa 1850? This is it. Located on 12 acres of gently rolling land suitable for horses or crops. The home is spacious with 3,516 Sq. Ft. of mostly original design with kitchen, bathroom, electrical, and heating and air systems upgrades. House and 12 acres to be divided from parcel of 68.23 acres with remainder of 56.32 acres also available. Shown by appointment with agent only!

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 3516 Sqft

08/29/2017 // 28 Comments

1784 – Slingerlands, NY – $379,000

433 Bullock Rd, Slingerlands, NY 12159 - For Sale*

The Fuller-Reid House: authentically & fully restored farmhouse on 3 acres at the base of the Helderberg Escarpment. Full of history and charm, complete with a Rumford style fireplace, pond, two outbuildings and a barn, wide plank flooring and warm-wood details throughout. Surrounded by nature, this homestead is a peaceful, quiet refuge from the daily grind. Conveniently located to the train station, highway or airport. *Antique appliances excluded* Buyer preapproval and 24 hr notice required for showings.

5 Beds // 2 Baths // 3126 Sqft

08/10/2017 // 11 Comments

1856 – Readsboro, VT – $415,000

1723 Goldmine Rd, Readsboro, VT 05350 - For Sale*

A truly remarkable estate perched atop a mountain crest so unique that seeing it evokes an emotional response. This 1800's homestead has been lovingly maintained and updated, and features a unique location on 75+ acres. Long range mountain views into New Hampshire allow for spectacular sunrises over Mt Monadnock, holiday views of the Wilmington fireworks, and privacy that knows no limits. At the end of a town maintained road, this home sits over a pastoral setting with sloping hillside perfect for sledding, beautiful mature woodland along the perimeter, and a large pond for skating, swimming, or to attract wildlife. Enjoy the serenity from your large wraparound covered porch protected by your recently replaced cedar roof, or on the back patio surrounded by wildflowers. Inside the home you are greeted by true country charm thanks to beautiful appointments and recent updates including an upscale kitchen with custom cabinetry, stainless appliances, and breakfast bar, large living room with fireplace and wood stove, ceiling with original beams, wood floors throughout, master suite, 2 guest rooms and a second bath, family room annex with vaulted ceilings, oversize wood burning fireplace, and mudroom, and updated heating and hot water system. Detached barn with concrete floor is great for a 2 car garage or artist retreat. For fun days check out the old gold mine for which the road gets its name on the rear of the property, walk to Howe Pond, or enjoy nearby ski resorts.

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 1776 Sqft

07/24/2017 // 13 Comments

1846/1907 – Rabun Gap, GA (National Register) – $747,000

416 Yorkhouse Rd, Rabun Gap, GA 30568 - For Sale*

Live, Work And Play In This Historic Residence And Inn Located In Beautiful Wolffork Valley, Rabun Gap On 4.46 Acres. Two Of The Oldest Norway Spruce Trees In Georgia Flank Each Side Of The Side Walk To The Rocking Chair Front Porch. Master Suite On Main. Guest Rooms Upstairs And Down. Recently New Heat And Air Throughout. Listed On The National Register Of Historic Places.

12 Beds // 14 Baths // 8000 Sqft

07/13/2017 // 4 Comments

c. 1920 – Arnaudville, LA – $275,000

1277 Bushville Hwy, Arnaudville, LA 70512 - Contingent or Pending Sale*

This incredible 90+ year old Acadian Style home exudes so much charm and character. Located in the beautiful town of Arnaudville. Move-in ready, this beautiful home has been updated, yet kept true to its original roots. Drive up and experience the large front porch, where you can enjoy morning coffee or evenings, and the gorgeous, mature treed & landscaped yard. From the moment you enter this home, you step into the foyer, you see the extra large hallway and a home with all its beautiful, original, oak flooring, original moldings and baseboards, doors, shiplap walls, gorgeous interior French doors with touches of stained glass accents and wooden staircase, you are instantly be transformed back to the 1920's where pride of ownership was so evident. Downstairs you will find the master.

4 Beds // 1 Baths // 2200 Sqft

07/10/2017 // 16 Comments

c. 1860 Greek Revival – Crystal Springs, MS (National Register) – $249,000

3101 Utica Rd, Crystal Springs, MS 39059 - For Sale*

Built in the 1860's this charming farmhouse with dog trot has been beautifully restored and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The home is constructed of cypress, has most of the original wood floors and wooden windows, and 11 foot ceilings. This 9.5 acre property is approximately less than 2 miles from 1-55 and includes a pond, horse barn, dairy barn, silo, potato house,garden area and even trailer hookups. Very unique property.

3 Beds // 1 Baths // 2231 Sqft

07/05/2017 // 24 Comments

c. 1809 – Enoree, SC – $499,000

575 Rocky Ridge Rd, Enoree, SC 29335 - Contingent or Pending Sale*

WOW !! WOW !! WOW !! This beautiful 32 Acre Farm is now Available. Buyers Loss is the opportunity you have been searching for. You ask who can buy the farm ? You Can Buy the Farm! Own a Rare Piece of History that is absolutely stunning and amazing. This is a fully functioning 32 Acre Farm within approximately 1 mile from Interstate 26. The original structure was built in the early 1800's as a tavern by members of the Hobby Family. This historic property was also known as the Mount Pleasant Tavern which was used as a resting stop for weary stagecoach travelers prior to the Civil War. When you enter this museum of a home please notice the solid granite hearth and just imagine the conversations that took place in front of this fireplace that currently has a working wood burning stove that is used during the cold winter months. Just before you enter the home and as you are arriving on the circular driveway you will simply be amazed by the wrap around covered front porch that is 125 feet long with a beautiful wood ceiling and striking archways. Can you imagine greeting all of your guests from this gorgeous porch. The kitchen and large 20x13 breakfast area are open concept and there is a working wood burning fireplace flanked on one side by a walk in pantry and on the opposing side you will find a built in Antique Pie Safe. There are 3 staircases that lead upstairs to the current bedrooms and a library / study. This area could have possibly been used as bunk rooms for weary travelers back in the 1800's. You could live off of the land of your own farm. There are multiple out buildings that include a 30'x 20' barn with electricity, 20x15 second barn, 28 x 45 green house plus a secondary living quarters that is currently being used for storage that has endless possibilities. Are you looking for acreage for horses then please schedule a showing of this remarkable property. The home is large enough to be a unique Bed & Breakfast.

4 Beds // 3 Baths // 4199 Sqft

07/05/2017 // 7 Comments

c. 1836 Greek Revival – Canton, MS (National Register) – $99,000

146 E Academy St, Canton, MS 39046 - For Sale*

Ever stepped into a home and immediately felt your heart sink? Well, come on in and be awed by this amazingly beautiful 8 room 1836 Dogtrot. With 2,990 sq. ft., this 1 1/2 story has so much to offer and could serve as a residence, office or B&B. Enjoy the large front porch as you wile the day away and take a walk to the Canton Square! The 4 full length windows across front are accented with thick heavy full length shutters. The lovely Dogtrot has the traditional wide entry hall with two huge living rooms on each side. Both living rooms have a gas log fireplace adorned with original brick and full slab marble. Also, both living areas have full baths with a lot of light and claw foot tubs. The kitchen has shiplap walls and large pantry. A beautiful beadboard ceiling and skylight make the dining room, with walls of shiplap, a place to enjoy family and friends and the enjoyment can continue on the full enclosed huge back porch. The majority of the hardwood flooring is original which seals in the respect from true "old house" lovers. Going up the stairs to the second story, it is a "story" indeed! The landing is large with the cozy dormer inset that could serve as an office, extra lounge area or sewing room. Off to each side are two large bedrooms that both have nice size closets, gas log fireplaces and their own full bath! How often is an intact, good condition linoleum rose pattern rug to be found in a home? Sitting on large lot, the back yard is fenced for privacy. There is a huge approx. 30 x 40 steel framed workshop with an additional 10x 12 (again approx.) storage room. And don't miss the red stained two car garage! There is so much to say about this house, it has to be toured personally! The details are endless. Schedule an appointment with your REALTOR today!

2 Beds // 4 Baths // 2990 Sqft

06/29/2017 // 22 Comments

c. 1857 Italianate – New Orleans, LA – $535,000

2629 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70117 - Contingent or Pending Sale*

Historic 160+ yr old Cottage in THE Marigny. INCREDIBLE Interior finishes in EVERY Room. This home contrasts Original New Orleans Elegance w/Thoughtfully UPDATED Modern Features. Truly FLEXIBLE Floor plan. Can be used as Elegant Single OR Very Comfortably as a Double. 12 & 1/2' Ceilings, Original Refinished hardwood floor throughout. Detached Meditation Temple, LUSH Courtyard & Koi Pond. Interior Finishes will Impress Beyond description. YOU MUST SEE THIS ONE!! Truly Spectacular & Incredible INSIDE & Out!!!

3 Beds // 2 Baths // 1710 Sqft

06/28/2017 // 41 Comments

1856 Greek Revival – Clarkesville, GA – $289,900

115 Dixon Place Dr, Clarkesville, GA 30523 - For Sale*

One of Clarkesville's oldest homes. The Porter York House was constructed in 1856. It is in surprisingly good shape with a very solid feel as you walk through the home. Located across from the Pitts Park. On 2.99 Acre lot offers room to build more homes. There is a one BR apartment located behind the house that is rent-able condition. This is the perfect opportunity for the person wanting to own a historic home. With kitchen and master suite upgrades this could make the perfect opportunity for the person wanting to own a historic home. With kitchen and master suite upgrades this could make the perfect place to live. Property could also be re-purposed as an Office, zoning already in place. Great high profile property in one of North Georgia's nicest towns.

3 Beds // 1.5 Baths // 2044 Sqft

06/27/2017 // 6 Comments

1905 – Salters, SC (National Register) – $550,000

121 Old Hwy # 52, Salters, SC 29590 - For Sale*

Take a walk back in time when you visit the Clarkson Farm with approximately 160.2 acres of land in Williamsburg County. This home was listed in 1988 on the National Register of Historic Places. The main 3,745sqft home was built by William Nicoll Clarkson around 1905. According to the National Register, most of the lumber came from pine trees on this property and the style of this home was known as, ''expanded I-house, a type found throughout South Carolina but most commonly in the Piedmont.'' The expansive, two story porch wraps the exterior of this grand home. Bead board ceilings, turned balusters, narrow double doors with sidelights and transoms are just a few of the architectural details on the exterior.

5 Beds // 3 Baths // 3745 Sqft

06/26/2017 // 11 Comments

c. 1828 – The Rock, GA – $295,000

415 Piedmont Rd, The Rock, GA 30285 - For Sale*

Come see this well preserved and maintained piece of history! Two parcels of property sold together totaling 3.61 acres in the countryside. This large, historic home features a large front porch, formal living room, four large bedrooms, formal dining room and a large country kitchen. Discreet modern touches include central heat and air and UV storm windows. The adjoining property features a 974 sq. ft. 1 bed/1 bath home that is rented month to month. The spacious yard holds two historic graves, large garden area and a greenhouse. Don't miss this opportunity to own this beautiful historic home. They don't build them like this anymore! Convenient to Barnesville, Thomaston, The Rock Ranch and Upson County Airport.

4 Beds // 1 Baths // 2974 Sqft

06/23/2017 // 17 Comments

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