Historic House Listings

Off market. Two acres with a pool in Alabama. Circa 1898. $255,000!

August 17, 2020

This seems like an excellent price! Love the kitchen! This home was built in 1898. It is located on 2.2 acres in Phenix City, Alabama. The home sits atop a hill known as Floyd’s Hill. The home was built by Dr. Franklin Floyd. It was originally a single story home, but in 1908 it was converted into the two story. There are hardwood floors, original mantels and amazing pocket doors! Five bedrooms, five bathrooms, and 4,429 square feet. $255,000

Contact Kim Mixon with Keller Williams: 706-358-4064

From the Zillow listing:


Set on 2+ acres on top of a hill known as Floyd’s Hill, overlooking the River Valley, this home was built by Dr. Franklin A. Floyd, Sr. in 1898; a significant person in the history of Phenix City. It was originally constructed as a single story home but then in 1908 was converted to a 2-story neoclassical mansion presently known as the Floyd-Newsom-Beck House.The bottom four rooms and hallway were raised & 4 additional rooms, hallway and staircase were built underneath the original structure.


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