Historic House Listings

Dr. Huddle House, Circa 1912. Two acres in Virginia. $249,000

March 6, 2019

Great wrap around porch! The Dr. Huddle house was built in 1912. Located on 2.1 acres in Rural Retreat, Virginia. Leaded glass windows and functioning pocket doors. Original hardwood floors throughout the home. The home is only two miles away from Rural Retreat Lake. The home has a detached brick building that is zoned as business. Five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 3,672 square feet. $249,000

From the Zillow listing:


Take a step back in time when you enter the captivating foyer of this historic brick home. This quality built treasure still has the original oak trim, leaded glass windows, and functioning pocket doors that were symbolic of the era. Built in 1912, this five bedroom three bath piece of Rural Retreat history has the charm and elegance one would expect for society’s elite. While many of the exquisite features have been preserved, numerous upgrades have been made. Newer kitchen cabinetry with¬†granite counter tops and luxurious bathrooms are just a couple examples. Just walk through the back yard to the Rural Retreat Community Center or drive two miles to enjoy the fishing and camping at Rural Retreat Lake. The possibilities are endless with this property since it sits on over two acres, has a detached 20X36 brick building and is zoned for business. There is plenty of room for a pergola, swimming pool or garden. Priced under the county tax assessment, this jewel won’t be available long.

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