Historic House Listings

Oldest house in Elizabeth City, NC. Grice-Fearing House, Circa 1798. $325,000

May 17, 2019

The Grice Fearing house was built in 1798 and is the oldest house in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. It is located on .28 acres in the waterfront town of Elizabeth City. This home currently operates as a bed and breakfast. Situated near the commercial area of downtown. Close to the waterfront, restaurants and shopping. Five bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 4,328 square feet. $325,000

From the Zillow listing:


Step inside to a rich sense of history in the Grice-Fearing House.  Built in 1798, it is the oldest house in Elizabeth City.This historical house integrates heritage architecture with contemporary living. Currently a Bed and Breakfast, its features inject a sense of history into the home. It has been lovingly restored to retain its authentic charm. Meticulously updated, it reflects the grace of a bygone era. Located near the commercial heart of the city, enjoy the proximity to the waterfront, restaurants, & shopping. Then return home to embrace the pace of yesterday’s Southern living.

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