Historic House Listings

Over 1/2 acre in Mississippi. Circa 1850. $90,000

August 18, 2019

This home was built in 1850. It is located on .69 acres in Sardis, Mississippi. It definitely needs some updating, but the price doesn’t seem bad. There are probably the original hardwood floors underneath the carpeting. The HVAC unit was replaced in 2016. The home has a claw foot tub, original doors, and original fluted woodwork on door trim and window trim. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,840 square feet. $90,000

From the Zillow listing:


Built in the mid 1800’s, this stately historic home features 10-foot smooth ceilings & spacious rooms throughout the house! Priced at under $32 a square foot, the home is being sold “as is”, and the price leaves plenty of room in the budget for upgrades & improvements! The large lot is L-shaped and has over 90 feet of frontage on East McLaurin Street, too. Appliances include a washer, dryer, and freezer. There’s one large central HVAC unit for the downstairs, and it was replaced in 2016. Features include a cast iron claw foot tub, beautiful original wooden interior doors, and fluted molding on door frames and windows. Out back there are a couple of old greenhouses and a double carport with an attached workshop space. The established landscaping is lovely, and the huge front porch is the perfect place to unwind! This impressive home has room for a crowd and would make a perfect event venue, bed-and-breakfast, or VRBO! See the virtual tour!


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