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Beautiful unpainted woodwork! Circa 1896. One acre in NC. $330,000

February 26, 2019

Beautiful unpainted woodwork in this one! Love the ceilings! Built in 1896. Located on 1.03 acres in Newton, North Carolina. Original hardwood flooring throughout the home. There is an entertainment area at the back of the house that has bead board ceiling, exposed beams and a working wood burning fireplace. The kitchen was updated in 2018. The backyard is fenced and there is a detached two car garage. Five bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 3,930 square feet. $330,000

From the Zillow listing:


Built in 1896, this southern estate is within a short distance to downtown Newton. The 1.03 acre property faces S. College with the back parcel facing S. Main. Craftsmanship abounds as you enter the foyer with an elegant, wooden staircase. Hardwood flooring throughout. Large living spaces with bead board ceilings. Entertaining area at the rear of the home with a stunning bead board ceiling, exposed beams, and working wood fireplace combines great room, den, and rec room with eat-in area. The main level also boasts a sitting room, home office, master bedroom with private bath with a tile shower, soaking tub, and vanity. The kitchen has granite counters (2018) and tile back splash. Large cabinets with pantry and laundry area. Upstairs are 4 bedrooms with a full and half bath. The back parcel is fenced and includes a brick patio. Great for outdoor entertaining. Enjoy the view from an open frame porch. Basement area and additional storage off the detached two-car garage. Double metal roof.

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