Historic House Listings

Sold. The Designing Women house! Villa Marre, Circa 1881 in AR. $675,000

October 17, 2018

Villa Marre was built in 1881 and used as the home for the tv show ‘Designing Women’. It sure is stunning inside! That grand staircase!! Also included in the sale is a triplex with three apartments. This is a foreclosure property in Little Rock, Arkansas. There is a full basement. The house has a slate roof. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 4,847 square feet. $675,000

From the Zillow listing:


Villa Marre built in 1880 used as the home for the tv showing Designing Women. The home has a facade easement. Huge over-sized rooms, two parlors, dining room, large vintage kitchen, sweeping staircase, 1.5 baths, 3 bedrooms. Also included in the sale is a triplex- The triplex is three one bedroom apartments. Has been used as a private residence and an event house. Full basement. Slate roof. BANK OWNED NO DISCLOSURES, PROOF OF FUNDS. Both CAPITOL ZONING and MacArthur Park jurisdiction.

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