Historic House Listings

Thompson-Ellison House, Circa 1885. One acre in South Carolina. $260,000

March 14, 2019

The Thomspon-Ellison House was built in 1885. I love that front porch! The Thompson-Ellison house is located on .9 acres in Lancaster, South Carolina. This home is situated in the Historic District of Lancaster. There is an elevator and two sets of staircases. The Thompson-Ellison house has eight fireplaces, original doors with hardware, original hardwood floors throughout, and original windows! Four bedrooms, five bathrooms, and 4,568 square feet. $260,000

From the Zillow listing:


Step back in time when life was simpler and visit the charming Historic District of Lancaster SC. Tucked away in this bygone community is the Victorian Thompson-Ellison estate featuring nearly 4,600 sq. ft. with 4 bedrooms each with a full bath. Built in 1885 the Thompson-Ellison house features elements related to folk interpretation of stylistic trends of the Victorian era. It features interesting porches with balustrades and very detailed wood work. This unique Historic home has an elevator in the front foyer and two separate stair cases making this home perfect for a bed and breakfast or even an event facility. It features original doors with hardware, original flooring, original windows and 8 fireplaces. The Thompson-Ellison House is in a convenient area of Lancaster with churches, schools, shopping, and dining nearby. Living in such a historic home offers a glimmer of the beauty and timelessness of our American heritage.

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