Historic House Listings

J. C. Ruffin House, Circa 1913 in North Carolina. Beautiful home! $359,900

May 15, 2020

What a beautiful home and property! The J. C. Ruffin house was built in 1913. He was a local merchant. It is located on .27 acres in Tarboro, North Carolina. The home is situated just one block from Tarboro’s Historic Town Commons. There are original hardwood floors, beveled glass, wrap around porch and original trim. There are multiple porches. The property has a private backyard with a brick patio and a detached carriage house. Three bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 3,900 square feet. $359,900

Contact Alison Rhodes with Keffer Reams Team Realty: 252-377-7673

From the Zillow listing:


This is the J.C. Ruffin home ca. 1913′ This home is the EPITOME of Architectural Design and Southern Charm! This RESTORED Victorian era 3900 Sq. ft home sits one block from Tarboro’s Historic Town Commons, of which only one other land granted Commons exists in United States in Boston Mass. This home has been METICULOUSLY UPDATED and Features 3 Large bedrooms with Custom Closets and 3 full baths that have been updated with Italian Tuscan Marble, Granite countertops & self-closing facilities. There is a potential inlaw suite or master downstairs. The Ruffin homes Gourmet kitchen features Granite countertops with Custom Cherry cabinets, Tumbled Marble backsplash and under counter lighting. All appliances are upgraded stainless Whirpool Gold series with a high-end Bosch dishwasher and all convey! The home has it’s ORIGINAL and RESTORED Intricately laid Red Oak flooring throughout the living area , 4 Tiger Oak fireplace mantles with NEW remote controlled functioning gas inserts surrounded with granite on main floor, and 3 Tiger Oak fireplaces with the original coal decorative covers upstairs. There are STAINED GLASS windows, 11 ft BEVELED French doors , Leaded glass windows in the entryway, Restored Electric Switch plates throughout and Glass Doorknobs all around. DID WE MENTION the Landscaped low maintenance back patio and yard that has hosted past garden club dinners and includes a REDONE Carriage House that has a separate Wired Garage and Storage Space? There is not a room that falls short in the J.C. Ruffin home and no detail missed. The list of amenities continues so please take a look at included virtual tour! It is in Move In Condition. Boasts Updated Roof, Wiring, Plumbing, HVAC… Want a part of History that has all the updates? LOOK NO MORE. Call Today.


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