Historic House Listings

“The Diamond”, Circa 1881 in North Carolina. Preservation award recipient. $298,500

December 11, 2019

Lovely home! The Diamond was built in 1881. It is located on .31 acres in Statesville, North Carolina. This home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and in 2012 was a recipient of a preservation and appearance award. There are twelve foot ceilings, six fireplaces, and an updated kitchen. Four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 2,951 square feet. $319,000 New price: $298,500

From the Zillow listing:


1881 is the new 2020. This amazing piece of history was coined “The Diamond” by Statesville’s Mayor. The 2012 Preservation and Appearance Award Winner and Nationally registered historic home. Step back in time where 12ft ceilings and 6 fireplaces were the norm. This rare corner lot home has been fully renovated and updated with sharp focus on keeping it as period as possible. This 4 bed, 3.5 bath gem boasts a converted master on main, added master bath with the original master and double closets still intact upstairs & 2 other guest rooms. Fully remodeled and open kitchen with new island covered in granite. Updated electrical, tankless hot water heater, new roof, plumbing and fixtures. Positioned perfectly on this corner lot, the front full wrap porch catches your eye as you approach. 2 car detached garage. Plush landscaping, stamped concrete joining place for family fun. Once in a lifetime opportunity so don’t wait as it will not last long. Schedule your private showing today!


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