Historic House Listings

Sold. The white picket fence adds charm and curb appeal! Circa 1885 in Virginia. $210,000

October 19, 2021

I love that white picket fence! Adds so much curb appeal. The house was built in 1885. It is located on .41 acres in Kilmarnock, Virginia. The home features a covered front porch, a screened in back porch, original hardwood floors, crown molding, baseboards, wainscoting and french doors. There is a garden shed on the property for storage. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms and 2,064 square feet. $210,000

Contact Emily E. Carter with Jim & Pat Carter Real Estate

From the Zillow listing:


In the heart of Kilmarnock, this folk Victorian home welcomes you with a front porch of turned porch posts, unique jigsaw cut balustrades, and decorative cornices. The site with deep front and back yards provides privacy, and the location adds the convenience of an in-town residence. Classic window trim, chair rail and wainscoting enhance the gracious space. A bright foyer with closest and handsome staircase leads, through French doors, to the intimate living room. The dining room with large windows and formal chandelier includes a china closet. A galley, cottage-style kitchen opens to a family room with a fireplace, which is shared with a delightful sunroom. The sunroom flows into the screen porch, extending the living area. Also, on the first floor is a bath. The second-floor hall introduces two guest bedroom bedrooms with a shared bath. The second-floor den leads to the primary suite with three walls of windows and private bath. Framed by a charming, white picket fence, the yard provides room for gardens, terrace, pool, etc. The quaint garden shed anchors the grounds and offers additional storage. Claim your piece of local history with this lovely gem!


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