Historic House Listings

Sold. The built in desk!! The floor!! Three acres!! Circa, 1905 in Ohio. $189,900

June 27, 2018

The floor in the entryway is comprised of 5,000 pieces! That built in desk is amazing!! Built in 1905. Located on three acres in Paris, Ohio. The gardens have flowers, fruit and bamboo. The pergola has wisteria that grows on it. It’s like your own private oasis. There is a large chicken coop and barn on the property. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,744 square feet. $189,900

From the Zillow listing:


This Victorian home built in 1905 is one of the most unique properties you will find! The history, of this home alone, will have you riveted. Hand carved details in the built-ins, 5000 piece hand laid floor in the entrance, ornate wood work built into the thresholds of doorways, original lead glass windows & woodwork untouched, & secret drawers! The 3 acres of property boasts gardens of flowers, fruit & bamboo. Beautiful wisteria grows over a large pergola w/brick patio beneath. Original barn stone wall can be found around the property along w/several water pumps. Everything you need to finish the romantic greenhouse. Vines grow over the curved archway that lead to the large chicken coup, reminiscent of a children’s play house. The 60 x 30 barn has animal runs attached. Walking up to the home is a massive porch that is begging for slower days relaxing on a swing. Entering into the foyer is breath taking. The parlor to the left has 2 very large pocket doors. Stair cases to the upstairs on either side of the home for convenience. The original tin ceiling still remains in the kitchen. Two full bathrooms, one up & one on the main floor. 1st floor laundry & a sunroom are in the back of the home. Fun little finds such as the original fruit and vegetable sink in the mud room & the kiln which fired the original home owners ceramics she made on the 2nd floor. Beautiful window seating upstairs along w/3 large bedrooms. Come see w/your own eyes and fall in love.

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