Historic House Listings

Wow! Large farmhouse and old general store on three acres in Virginia. Circa 1839. $299,000

December 1, 2020

Love this!! The general store would be fun to own! This house was built in 1839. It is located on three acres in Farnham, Virginia. The home has original hardwood floors, original windows, solid wood doors and door hardware. There are working transom windows. The house has built-ins and bay windows. Love the old receipts from the store! Just minutes to Whelan’s Marina and boat landings. Five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 5,728 square feet. $299,000

Contact Karin Andrews with BHHS Towne Realty: 804-445-5500

From the Zillow listing:


Farmhouse & Country Store Combination complete w/ original hardwood floors, 3 fireplaces, mantels, staircases, original windows, interior & exterior doors, door hardware & original elevator used in the store when it was a bustling hub in the Downing Community. High Ceilings, Grand Center Hall, Covered Porches, Bright light filled rooms. Enormous potential as a Bed & Breakfast, Country Store or Home / Business Combination. The possibilities are ENDLESS! Glorious Gardens filled w/ ancient plantings of Peony & Iris. Ancient Boxwood & Magnificent Magnolias await. Detached Garage/Shed, Covered Portico on the Storefront w/ the original Storefront Windows & door. Old Store is a wonderful time capsule with a real “Garden & Gun” feel to it. Call today to arrange your showing of this uniquely rare offering. Build a life here in this wonderful community. Just minutes to Whelan’s Marina & fabulous public boat landings! 18 Minutes to Kilmarnock & Warsaw. World Class Dining, Breweries, Farmers Markets, Shopping, Antiquing, Wineries, Historic Sites & all that the Northern Neck of Virginia has to offer. Convenient to DC, Fredericksburg, Williamsburg & Richmond.


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