Historic House Listings

Sold. Fixer upper alert! Circa, 1910 in Florida. $195,000

May 3, 2018

Love those pocket doors! And I bet those floors could be gorgeous!! There is also an apartment over the garage. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,160 square feet. $195,000

From the Zillow listing:


In the mood for a total renovation? This is the home for you! Wonderful historic home is in need of TLC. Original details throughout – heart pine floors, original trim, original transom window at front door, electrified newel post, original fireplaces! Magnificent entry foyer with 8 foot solid wood pocket doors open to formal living room with fireplace (original tile in place). Living Room Opens to Family Room which Opens to Dining Room. All Rooms Incredibly Spacious. Almost 12 Foot Ceilings on first floor and 10 foot ceilings on second floor. Kitchen runs the length of the back of the home. 1/2 bath off kitchen. Detached 2-car garage with apartment above (approx 400 sq ft). Additional Lot is Perfect for creating a buffer from the street or potential to build. The possibilities abound with this property due to the SC3 zoning – residential, office, restaurant, B&B – you decide. Home did sustain fire damage during prior ownership. House appears to have active drywood termites. City fines have been waived but requirements exist for new buyer to make repairs within a 6 month period. Come Discover the Small Town Living in the City – and bring your imagination!

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