Historic House Listings

Sweet sunny home! Circa 1890 in Massachusetts. $249,000

March 24, 2019

Their description of this home is very fitting, sweet and sunny! Built in 1890. Located on .30 acres in South Hadley, Massachusetts. There is a fenced in yard with kiwi and grape vines, apple trees, raspberry bushes and raised garden beds. Updated bathrooms with radiant heat floors. There are hardwood floors throughout the home. There are numerous original details like a built in ironing board, book shelves, and a secret reading nook or mediation room. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1, 411 square feet. $249,000

From the Zillow listing:


This sweet sunny home with an over sized fenced in yard, has had extensive upgrades and improvements throughout. The recently updated kitchen has all the modern amenities, while maintaining its original charm. With space to ‘eat in’, and added storage in the classic pantry nook. The enclosed porch/mudroom offers access to the driveway or yard. Lovingly updated bathrooms with radiant heat floors maintain the historic charm of the home. With wood floors throughout, well thought out nooks and crannies and numerous built in features, ie: ironing board, book shelves, closets, stained glass, secret ‘meditation room / reading nook’, and so much more. There is an office nook with radiant heat, as well. The walk up attic offers plenty of storage and potential to finish. Outside, the fenced in yard is perfectly for family and pets, with already established garden beds, raspberry bushes, apple trees, grape vines and kiwi vines. Added bonus: wired for easy electric car charging station install.

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