Historic House Listings

Sold. Stunning! I want that old car! Circa, 1900 in Louisiana. $199,000

June 11, 2018

I love this house! Located in the historic district of Franklin, Louisiana. It has a great front door with working gas lights on each side. There is an upstairs guest area with its own kitchen and separate entrance. Love the original floor to ceiling windows. Listed below appraisal and seller is putting $5,000 towards closing costs. Built in 1900. Five bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 2,944 square feet. $235,000 New price: $199,000

From the Zillow listing:


Be prepared to be welcomed in with historic front door, side gas lanterns and transoms then fall in love with the 5 gables trimmed in elaborate ornamentation, bay window’s that exemplify the variety of architectural detailing, windows and doors with border antique stained glass. This home is located on a corner lot in the historic district walking distance to Lamp post lined blvd. of Main St. Wrap around southern porches, floor to ceiling original windows and shutters, gorgeous pocket doors, original restored wood floors are just a few of irreplaceable details of this well built beauty! Walking distance to Main Street, gorgeous churches, libraries and local Catholic school. Recently inspected and appraised-list price is below appraisal. $5,000 toward closing costs w, acceptable offer. This 5 bed~4 bath home-has downstairs sq. ft. of 2944. Upstairs sq ft of 1669 that includes kitchen, living room, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, private veranda, and private entrance from exterior-perfect for mother in law suite, guest house, office or apartment to rent.

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