Historic House Listings

Gwynn’s Island, Captain’s Home. Circa 1850’s. Old general store on Property. $270,000

January 8, 2019

Located on desirable Gwynn’s Island in Virginia. The Captain’s Home was built in the 1850’s and located on .75 acres. In front of the home stands an original country store that still has original shelving inside. The hardwood floors have been refinished and the plaster walls are original. New roof, new septic, new well, new hot water heater, updated electric and updated plumbing. The home even has a water softener and a central vacuum. Three bedrooms and four bathrooms. $270,000

From the Zillow listing:


This beautiful 1850’s Captain’s home has been lovingly renovated with all the modern conveniences. The original wood exterior has been maintained to keep the integrity of the era. There’s a large front porch that welcomes you to a central hallway. The hardwood floors have been professionally restored and plaster is original. From that point on you’ll enjoy the modern WOW factors!!!. Sliding barn doors, granite counter tops, solid wood cabinets with easy close doors are just to get you started. And then there’s an all new roof, Rinnai water heater, new septic, new well, new HVAC, new electrical, new water softner, central vacumm. There are 2 full bathroom and 2 half baths. 3 bedrooms upstairs with possible master on 1st floor. 3 large walk-in closets and 2 hall closets. The ORIGINAL COUNTRY STORE with wrap around counters and built in shelving remains on the property and has new electrical and new roof. Could be man cave, workshop, sports bar or ….. All this is waiting for you and it’s on the much sought after Gwynn’s Island. The large circular drive is just one more added feature.

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