Historic House Listings

Wow! The Baxter House, Circa 1816 in Georgia. $136,000

March 31, 2019

Wow! The Baxter House is pretty amazing inside and outside! Love the picket fence and there is so much that is still original inside! The Baxter House was built in 1816! It is located on .52 acres in Sparta, Georgia. This was a former miller’s home and it is situated in the Historic District of Sparta. The Baxter House even has the original working shutters. There are hand planed wide plank floors throughout. There are three separate HVAC zones. The property has two dozen fruit trees and bushes. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,506 square feet. $136,000

From the Zillow listing:


The 200 yr old Baxter house! Coveted former miller’s home sits on half-acre corner lot in Sparta’s historic district.Original structure dates to early 1800s. 3 bed /2 bath with loads of charm and original detail right down to original shutters. Most rooms in this comfortable rambler have hand-planed wood-plank floors, ceilings, and walls. Bright and cheery. 3 separate HVAC zones. 2 dozen new fruit trees and bushes. 25x40ft garden & 2 out bldgs with electricity. Selling as-is.

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