Historic House Listings

In love! The Poindexter Cottage, Circa 1892 in North Carolina. $299,000

October 6, 2020

In love with this cottage! Like a private oasis! The Poindexter Cottage was built in 1892. It is located on .27 acres in Winston Salem, North Carolina. The Poindexter Cottage was moved to this location in 1978. It was built for Winston Salem merchant, Henry Poindexter. This home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The home has original hardwood floors and the original windows. There is a nice covered front porch and mature landscaping. There is a detached building with a guest area upstairs. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,420 square feet. $299,000

Contact Chandra Parker with Keller Williams: 336-992-0200

From the Zillow listing:


Showings begin Thursday, Oct. 8th. Poindexter Cottage-listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Winston Salem merchant Henry Poindexter built this cottage in 1892. Originally located on N. Trade Street and moved to its current location in ’78. Renovations were completed in 2015. Kitchen appliances are SS, gas stove & counters are leathered granite. The original floors & windows remain in the cottage along with a clawfoot tub. Roof, HVAC, plumbing and electric are all updated. The park like gardens & paths have been professionally maintained-perfect for hosting an outdoor gathering. An extra treat is the outdoor two story building. The lower level houses a workshop & upper level is a room with angled ceiling & nook for a double & single bed. The cottage has hosted many functions such as an annual Holiday Homes Tour and local concerts. Home warranty and refrigerator convey. Endless possibilities with a little bit of history in the heart of Historical West End.


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