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Historic House Listings

That staircase! The elevator! Circa 1900. One acre in Alabama. $148,500

July 13, 2019

That price is crazy! Beautiful staircase and I love the old elevator. This home was built in the 1900’s. It is located on .98 acres in Selma, Alabama. New 50 year roof installed in 2007. New heat pump, updated plumbing and electric. There are seven wood burning fireplaces. Three bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 5,451 square feet. $148,500

From the Zillow listing:

 

DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH!!  Conveniently located in Historic Selma right off Highway 14/80, close to Daily Essentials (Grocery Stores, Pharmacies, Gas Stations, Selma Mall, etc) stands a marvel of Grand Architecture encompassing almost 5,500 Square Feet.  Sits on an Acre (+/-) of Flat Land in Cul-De-Sac so there’s no Thru Traffic.  New 50 Year Architectural Shingle Roof installed in 2007.  New Heat Pumps (Upstairs and Downstairs) along with New Duct Work (Lower Level) installed in 2017.  New Sump Pump and Basin installed in 2017.  New Hot and Cold Water Lines replaced in 2017.  Upgraded Electrical Wiring in 2017.  New Insulated Double Paned Windows Throughout Home installed in 2005.  Seven Real Wood Burning Fireplaces (Owner has not used).  Double Staircases lead to 2nd Floor with Huge Bedrooms.  Or for Added Convenience simply take the Working Elevator to travel between First and Second Floors.  Hardwood Flooring.  Built in Book Cases in Office Room/Study.  The Spacious Kitchen with Double Ovens, Cooktop, an Abundance of Cabinetry, and Panty will Inspire any Chef.  Room that could be used for Master Suite is downstairs along with Dining Room, Additional Breakfast Room, and Sunroom.  Adjoining Bath Rooms upstairs for each Bedroom.  Awe Inspiring from the Entrance of the Gigantic Covered Porch thru the Massive Foyer and Throughout.  Home is reminiscent of older Antebellum style homes: Grand and Boxy, with Center Entrances in the Front and Rear, Evenly-Spaced Windows, Greek-Type Pillars and Columns.  The Opulent Style of Architecture with its Symmetrical Facade set the tones for this Impressive Home that is still used by the owner for Family Gatherings, Parties, Special Occasions.  Great Venue for Bed & Breakfast, Weddings, etc.  Verified APPROVED Buyers only per Seller!!!! Home Sold AS IS.

 

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