Historic House Listings

“Under the Tupelo”, Circa 1914 in beautiful Tryon, North Carolina. $379,000

July 4, 2020

This is a beautiful town in the NC mountains! This home was designed by architect J. Foster Searles for artist, Amelia Watson. “Under the Tupelo” was built in 1914. It is located on .55 acres in Tryon, North Carolina. The home has original hardwood floors, built-ins and a cozy window seat. The kitchen has been updated and has upscale appliances. The home is situated within walking distance to all that Tryon has to offer. Such a quaint town! Two bedrooms and two bathrooms. $379,000

Contact Jean Wagner with Walker, Wallace, and Emerson Realty: 864-457-2448

From the Zillow listing:


Charming Historic stone cottage, “Under The Tupelo” designed by Architect J. Foster Searles for Amelia Watson, Noted Tryon & East Coast artist. Newer remodeled kitchen with upscale cabinets & appliances, ceramic tile counter tops & floor. Many built-ins throughout the home. Den features a cozy window seat, fireplace, a wall of bookcases & opens to the stone patio. Master Bedroom features built-ins, fireplace, 7×13 walk-in closet & full bath.The sun-filled Living Room has windows on 3 sides, corner shelving & a wood-burning fireplace. Spacious decks off the main level wrap around the side of the home, surrounded with mature trees. Private terraced yard offers a variety of Camellias, Azaleas & a wide selection of plantings providing a lovely & peaceful oasis, yet located within easy walking distance to Tryon theaters,restaurants, Library & shops. Agent owned.


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