Historic House Listings

Circa 1789. Almost two acres in Virginia. $239,900

February 23, 2020

Beautiful hardwood floors in this home! It was built in 1789. The home is located on 1.64 acres in Madison Heights, Virginia. The home was built by John Pettyjohn. The home has original wide planked hardwood floors and original trim. There is a metal roof that is in good condition. The electrical and heating has been updated. Five minutes to downtown Lynchburg. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,850 square feet. $239,900

Contact Karl Miller with Mark A. Dalton & Company Inc.: 434-471-4414

From the Zillow listing:


Built in 1790 by John Pettyjohn post Revolutionary War, this Beautiful Brick Colonial boasts 14 inch thick walls, high ceilings, and a full front porch. You’ll love the Beautiful Wide plank flooring & amazing trim detail. The Electrical & Heating systems are upgraded. With a main level Bedroom, large living area, over-sized dining room and Massive 40′ X 12 L-Shape deck, with views of woods and neighboring pond. The Large Eat-in kitchen has entry to the front & deck. Upstairs are 2 large bedrooms in the original home, since the 3rd bedroom is a pass-through, it is labeled a Family Room & the 3rd bedroom is at the back. Metal roof is in great condition. The large 2-story addition has clapboard siding covered with Aluminum. A brick repaint and wood refurbishing would bring back the Historical Glory of this home! Just 5 minutes from downtown Lynchburg on River road and priced to sell! Call today!


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