Historic House Listings

Sold. Five acres in North Carolina! Love the bead board ceilings! Circa 1938. $140,000

July 8, 2021

Love the bead board ceilings in this one! This could be a fun project for someone! Not far from Lake James. This home was built in 1938. It is located on 5.34 acres in Morganton, North Carolina. The home features some original hardwood floors. I bet there are hardwood floors underneath the linoleum. There is a wrap around porch, crown molding and baseboards. Work was started on this house and the seller is leaving items that were purchased for the work. Three bedrooms, one bathroom and 1,200 square feet. $150,000 New price: $140,000

Contact Damion Patton with Belote Realty

From the Zillow listing:


Here’s your opportunity to paint with your own canvas! With some sweat equity and your tool box, this could be your perfect forever home! Sitting on a spacious 5+ acre lot, conveniently located between Lake James and downtown Morganton. Home features 3 bedrooms, 1 bath and has all the character you can ask for! Create your farmhouse dreams today! Seller has already started painting, has purchased many materials needed to complete the project, and has updated the home in many areas! Many inclusions all the way down to the kitchen utencils!


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