Historic House Listings

Great curb appeal! Circa 1885. On 1/2 acre in South Boston, Virginia. $255,000

June 17, 2021

This house has great curb appeal! And it is move in ready! This home was built in 1885. It is located on .52 acres in South Boston, Virginia. The home features original hardwood floors, built-ins, chair rails, and seven fireplaces! The home has a large lot with a white picket fence. There is updated electric and plumbing. It is situated conveniently to local amenities. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms and 2,862 square feet. $255,000

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From the Zillow listing:


Stunning Downtown South Boston, VA Victorian home with 7 fireplaces, mostly original pine flooring, tall ceilings with crown moldings. Built in 1885 by the Penick family, the home underwent total renovation in 2006. The home boasts 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths (one of each on main level). Careful to protect architectural design and character, most of the elaborate woodwork and mouldings remain in place. Added was a new kitchen with custom cabinets, spacious countertops, built-in appliances, custom cupboard and double patio doors leading to massive rear deck. Dual pane insulated windows throughout, dual-zoned gas pack heat pumps provide year-round comfort at an affordable costs. Upgrades include electrical, lighting and plumbing. Home is situated on the corner of Sixth and Washington with a fenced in yard, mature plantings and aged oak and magnolia trees. Convenient to health care services including Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital, performing arts (The Prizery), higher education, the new Microsoft Innovation Hub (SOVA), shops, restaurants, library, places of worship and recreation are within a few blocks from the home.


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