Historic House Listings

White House of Boykins! Circa 1903 in VA. $154,000

December 27, 2018

Love this one! I really love any listing that includes an old picture. This was built for prominent local businessman, W. W. White Sr. Original hardwood floors throughout! This was in the White family all, but 22 years. Four large pocket doors and a grand staircase. Built in 1903 in Boykins, Virginia. Located on .75 acres. Five bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 3,798 square feet. $154,000

From the Zillow listing:


Striking historic 1903 victorian by prominent businessman W. W. White, Sr. with exceptional original hardwood details intact. Exterior 2013 renovations on front porch & roof, gables & trim. First floor siding, front & side doors refinished. Original hardwood interior floors & stairs well maintained. Retained by family members all but 22 years. Perfect as an income producing B & B, centrally located to nearby historic and vacation spots-Williamsburg, Virginia Beach, Richmond. 3 of 5 charming bedrooms have bay windows & fireplaces. All 7 fireplaces with tile, mantels, and screens are custom, 3 bay windows on first floor. Foyer has a WOW entry through a double door vestibule, oak millwork panels and grand wrapping staircase, 10” ceilings, 4 huge pocket doors. Most of the unique wooden window shutters remain. 9” ceilings on second floor. 3rd floor is a full walk-in unfinished attic with heartwood pine floors perfect for additional bedroom & living area. Large rear yard with several outbuildings, great for gardening, children and entertaining.

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