Historic House Listings

Water views and double porches! Peter Ringware House, Circa 1778 in NC. $675,000

December 28, 2019

The Peter Ringware house was built in 1778. It is located in Swansboro, North Carolina. This home has double porches and views of the intracoastal waterway. The home has seven fireplaces, original hardwood floors, and original moldings. The home has updated electric and plumbing. Love the size of the fireplace in the English basement. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 3,002 square feet. $675,000

From the Zillow listing:


This (PETER RINGWARE HOUSE) – is a tastefully remodeled historic 1778 built plaque home sitting in downtown Swansboro. With tons of charm and original woodwork, fireplaces (7 total – in need of some work to be made functional), moldings, floors, panoramic views of the ICW, and so much more this home is a piece of local history, that has had a lot of upgrades. Between Geothermal heating, to a new roof, split units AC/Heat in the basement, instant on demand water heater, new electrical throughout, millwork, and much more than can be listed here, this home is ready to stand the test of time. Also included are two outpost buildings that are in with this sale which currently hold some construction materials, but would need some work to be put back into full time use.


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