Historic House Listings

Such a pretty house!! In love!! Circa 1890 in MS. $189,900

December 4, 2018

Such a pretty house! I wouldn’t change a thing in this one! Built in 1890. Located on .27 acres in Columbus, Mississippi. The Wilder Home has updated plumbing and electric. Two new A/C units and a new roof. The heart of pine floors and oak floors have been completely refinished. All of the door hardware and window hardware has been hand refinished. They really took great care with this restoration! Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 2,645 square feet. $218,900 New price: $189,900

From the Zillow listing:



”No surface left untouched” This fully renovated Northside Victorian beauty has been meticulously restored from top to bottom. The Wilder Home is now nearly new, with all the modern amenities & features to compliment the classic craftsmanship throughout. Features: completely refinished oak & heart pine hardwood floors ~ hand-stripped & restored hardware ~ new Estate Gray Architectural shingle & Galvalume Metal roof ~ new 200 AMP electrical service & plumbing system ~ new interior & exterior paint, with all surfaces professionally stripped/sanded/primed & coated with low VOC enamels & paints ~ two completely new A/C systems, including ductwork ~ new light fixtures, Decora switches & outlets, hardwired smoke detectors ~ blown insulation in attic ~ large, fenced yard w/freestanding garage ~ ALL NEW KITCHEN featuring Forevermark cabinetry with soft close doors and drawers; new stainless appliances including GE 5 burner gas range, 42″ wall vent hood and Bosch Ultra Quiet dishwasher; granite composite sink with pull down faucet and disposal; 2″ reclaimed oak countertops and heart pine floors; cement tile and subway tile backsplash; huge windows with new 2″ plantation blinds ~ Renovated Master bathroom with period black and white pinwheel tile, beadboard, granite shower with subway tile, universal toilet and period fixtures ~ Renovated upstairs bath with black and white pinwheel tile, refinished original clawfoot tub with reproduction period fittings, universal toilet, original beadboard, and galvanized metal ceiling ~ Renovated powder room featuring custom cabinetry, tile work and handcarved soapstone vessel sink ~ HVAC systems; 5 ton forced gas package system downstairs/3.5 ton heat pump upstairs ~ plaster walls repaired & reworked ~ new Rheem tankless water heater
What I Love About The Home
Easy walk to downtown and the Mississippi University for Women. So many nearby homes have been fixed up in recent years, and it’s great to walk around and see all the older homes in town.

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