Historic House Listings

Sold. OMG, the staircase is to die for in this 1909 NC house! (Melrose Estate)

April 8, 2018

The stairs in this house are amazing! Melrose Estate was built in Reidsville, NC by famed architect, Richard Gambier. He did all of his studying in Paris, France. Parts of this home look like a time capsule. I have been told it hasn’t been lived in for almost a decade.

This is a big house for the money! Located on three acres along Main Street in Reidsville. It is in the historic district. Five bedrooms, four baths, and 5,300 square feet. $575,000

From the (Zillow) listing:


Gorgeous Southern Colonial Home built in 1909 by Richard Gambier. Overflowing with a captivating history & kept up in its original state. Step back in time as you walk past the enormous greek columns & through the double french doors. Originally named Melrose Estate has 5 BR & 4.5BA. There are 9 fireplaces, 12 foot ceilings with an elegant Mahogany staircase leading up to a view of a one of a kind, hand made stained glass masterpiece, constructed by a famous Italian artist. 3 Acre Estate.


If you go see this southern charmer for yourself, let them know Old House Life sent you!