Historic House Listings

Pretty Queen Anne built in 1912. Located in North Carolina. $229,900

September 27, 2019

This Queen Anne was built in 1912. It is located in Spencer, North Carolina. I would definitely rip that carpet up. The home was originally built for banker, J. K. Dorsett. It is situated in Spencer’s Historic District. The home has original mantels, pocket doors, and large wrap around front porch. The home has been featured in Spencer’s Christmas tours. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 3,650 square feet. $239,900 New price: $229,900

From the Zillow listing:


Beautiful Queen Ann style home, originally built in the heart of the Historical District for banker J.K Dorsett, is now ready and waiting for you! This home, full of character and unique charm, will take you back in time. The covered, wrap around porch escorts you directly to the double oak doors that lead into two beautiful parlors. These charm filled parlors, complete with original fireplaces and original pocket doors, have been featured in Spencer’s Christmas Home Tours. The main floor consists of 2 parlors, formal dining room, updated kitchen, unique butlers pantry, master bed/bath and formal staircase. The second floor consists of an updated bathroom, office, bonus room and 3 bedrooms. This large home holds a total of 5 fireplaces and restored heartwood pine floors throughout. Enjoy the outdoors from either of the 2 large terraces overlooking Spencer’s Historical Library and park, where many cultural community events are held.


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