Historic House Listings

Beautiful! The McClammy-Powell House, Circa 1914 in Wilmington, North Carolina. $990,000

November 16, 2019

This is such a beautiful home and grounds! The McClammy-Powell House was built in 1914. It is located in Wilmington, North Carolina. Richard McClammy was the editor and publisher of the Evening Dispatch. In 1948 the home was purchased by Carl Powell and his wife Edith Corbett Powell. He was a local grocer and she was a school teacher.

This home has a beautiful wrap around porch and a brick wall with wrought iron fence surrounding the property. The front door has “lilies in lead” glass sidelights and transom. The home has beautiful parlors with original hardwood floors, crown molding, baseboards, coffered ceilings and original doors. The property has an in-ground pool and a one car garage. Five bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 4,213 square feet. $990,000

From the Zillow listing:


The McClammy-Powell House, a neoclassical brick revival built circa 1914 is an impressive and iconic home in the heart of the historic district. The Grand porch defined by ornate fluted columns and a portico embellished with dentil molding is the perfect place to sip coffee and watch the passersby. As you enter the front door complete with ”Lilies in Lead” glass sidelights and transoms the grand foyer opens to an elegant parlor with bay window mixing the luxury of the past with the majestic updates of today. Magnificent formal rooms, high ceilings, fine finishes featuring crown molding, opulent dining room with coffered ceiling, Williamsburg inspired kitchen, wood floors and custom millwork. A true testament to the quality and elegance of a bygone era. The second floor features the Master suite plus an additional two bedrooms, one currently being used as an office and full bath. The charming sleeping porch is a family favorite overlooking the lawn and pool. The expansive third level offers 2 bedrooms, bath and playroom featuring stunning gable windows. The rear courtyard is enclosed with solid brick walls creating a beautiful, private oasis to relax poolside. Off street parking plus a one car garage. Don’t miss this opportunity to live in this unique residence in Historic Downtown Wilmington.


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