Historic House Listings

Sold. Original details! Circa 1860 in Jamestown, New York. $69,500

October 30, 2020

This would be a fun one to restore! Wish they showed a better picture of the staircase! This home was built in 1860. It is located on .28 acres in Jamestown, New York. The home has original hardwood floors, original light fixtures and leaded glass windows. There are original doors and wainscoting. The home has an unfinished attic and an unfinished basement. Views of Chautauqua Lake from the tower of the home. Five bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 4,160 square feet. $75,000 New price: $69,500

From the Zillow listing:


This is a Historic home on the Northside of Jamestown NY. It has a documented history and needs a new owner to bring this gem back to life. It is a large mansion with beautiful Eastlake style details throughout the home. Two large living floors and an unfinished attic & basement. As well as a unique viewing tower that allows for a view of Chautauqua Lake. This sale includes an additional lot that extends the property all the way back to Liberty Street. The home is in need of some immediate repairs, primarily a new roof. A brand new 200 amp electric service is currently being installed. The home is unoccupied but was being lived in as recently as last year. House is being sold as-is and reasonable offers will be considered. Walk through’s can be scheduled for serious buyers.


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