Historic House Listings

New Bern Beauty! Rebecca Delastatius House, Circa 1810! $650,000

January 26, 2019

Double porch love! The Rebecca Delastatius house was built in 1810. Located in New Bern, North Carolina. Situated in the heart of New Bern’s Historic District. Original hardwood floors throughout the house. The family room has vaulted ceiling with exposed wood beams and sky lights. The backyard has a courtyard and a six foot high brick wall. Four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 2,643 square feet. $650,000

From the Zillow listing:


Indicative of New Bern itself, The Rebecca Delastatius house ca. 1810, is truly a masterful blending of the charm of cherished yesteryears & the comfort of today’s progressive lifestyles! The double-decked front verandahs, on this Federal style house, overlooking Change St, where one can only imagine the echoing rumble of horse drawn carriages, the home is situated in the heart of New Bern’s nostalgia-rendering historic district. Offers original hardwood floors throughout the updated interior. Has formal living room with high ceiling & fireplace with tile detail, gorgeous formal dining room, updated kitchen with tile back splash, black granite countertops, custom cabinetry, fireplace, stainless steel appliances, white garden sink. There is a first floor bedroom with updated full tile bathroom off of foyer. Walk through the hallway to the backend of the house to private office, half bathroom, laundry room & massive family room with high vaulted ceiling, wood beams & skylights that allows natural light to flow in from outside. Family room looks out over the gorgeous oasis of a backyard. Upstairs offers a massive master bedroom with walk in closet, hardwood floor & updated bathroom that includes granite double vanity, tons of storage space & large walk in tile shower. Other two bedrooms are spacious, have hardwood floors & share updated full bath in hallway. There is a permanent staircase that leads to attic that is partially floored for storage. The rear courtyard is boundaried by 6 ft high antique brick masonry walls & has large detached garage with workshop. Enjoy your summer evenings entertaining friends & neighbors on the expansive back brick patio & then enjoy a stroll along the waterfront & eat dinner overlooking the Neuse River.

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