Historic House Listings

The porches, the pocket doors! Circa, 1908. Over one acre in NC. $350,000

May 2, 2018

I need a big screened porch in my life. And this house has a great one! I love the stairs and the pocket doors! Built in 1908 in Rutherfordton, North Carolina. Located on 1.47 acres. Three bedrooms, five bathrooms, and 4,032 square feet. $395,000 New price: $350,000

From the Zillow listing:


Grand 1908 historical home in Rutherfordton. This grand home showcases gracious hospitality with a large center hall large enough to accommodate a baby grand piano and a beautiful curved staircase. Beautiful massive solid oak pocket doors opens into the living room. Cozy library. Beautiful original wood floors throughout. Large, bright and cheery kitchen with french doors opening to 18’x16′ screen porch. Sit on your private screen porch and enjoy your beautiful gardens, reading a book or watch your favorite TV program. Awesome private backyard surrounded by mature trees. Gardens with flowers and roses flank the house and grounds. Retreat to the second floor master bedroom or enjoy the hall sitting room or wander to your own covered balcony. On the 3rd level you will be pleasantly surprised with the large fun gathering/play room and full bath. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to own a piece of Rutherford County History.

Let them know you saw it on Old House Life!