Historic House Listings

Sold. Porch goals! Circa 1884. Over 1/2 acre in Georgia. $215,000

January 1, 2020

The Thornton-Fabian House was built in 1884. It is located on .65 acres in Hartwell, Georgia. Great wrap around front porch! The home is situated in the residential Historic District. First thing I would do is see what’s underneath the carpeting. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 3,008 square feet. $215,000

From the Zillow listing:


EXPERIENCE timeless appeal with this Victorian Eclectic home which is graced with Southern Charm and reminiscent of OLD SOUTH SOCIETY and tranquility. Situated within the Benson Street-Forest Avenue Residential HISTORIC District, this home is a short quarter-mile walk to Hart County High School, a half-mile walk to Hartwell square, and delivers a quintessentially Southern WRAP-AROUND porch. The semi-OPEN plan welcomes ENTERTAINMENT while offering an abundance of INVITING natural light & generous doses of anti-stress OUTDOOR views. Large kitchen with generous counter space and combination pass-thru & wet bar designed for CULINARY artists, intimate gatherings, or the SERVING line. Numerous fireplaces throughout provide generous doses of relaxation or SPEND time personalizing with plenty of smooth, masonry, & natural textures including original SHIPLAP to use as your canvass. ESCAPE to the library sanctuary to read or have fellowship or RETIRE to the large Master Suite on main with private access to the side porch. YOU CAN BY A HISTORIC HOME ANY DAY OF THE WEEK, EXCEPT ‘SOMEDAY’, so call to schedule a showing today!


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