Historic House Listings

Sold. Look inside! Over two acres in Georgia. Circa 1917. $285,000

November 24, 2021

Porch goals! A great interior! And a little over two acres! This home was built in 1917. It is located on 2.43 acres in Carlton, Georgia. The home features a large wrap around front porch, beautiful hardwood floors, picture rails, coffered ceilings, crown molding, wide baseboards, original mantels and solid wood doors with original hardware. There are two detached buildings on the property and the home is situated not far from Watson Mill State Park. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms and 2,148 square feet. $285,000

Contact Jay Gulley with Give Back Real Estate

From the Zillow listing:


Gorgeous old farmhouse in Carlton with plenty of room to grow! Huge wraparound front porch with beautifully detailed wood posts, granite masonry, and the original front door with skeleton key entry. Large, stately living room characterized by its soaring coffered ceiling and large antique glass windows. Lovely formal dinning room with optional pocket doors, built-in serving cabinets, and side porch entry. Bright, open kitchen with custom cabinets, stainless appliances,(including a new stove), oversized granite countertops and island breakfast bar. Convenient butler’s pantry between kitchen and dining room with granite countertop, glass-front cabinets, and original swinging doors. Beautifully renovated hallway bathroom with detailed tile shower, vanity sink, custom shelving, and an overhead transom window for natural light. Two massive bedrooms with decorative fireplaces, a shared half bathroom, and plenty of room to add extra closet space. Additional room off laundry that would be ideal for a home office, guest bedroom, or a storage room with shelving. Home features gleaming heart pine floors, beautiful crown and picture molding, and lofty beadboard ceilings. Original doors and hardware. Ceiling fans in almost every room. Metal roof. Updated electrical. Newly refinished floors in kitchen and laundry room and fresh paint inside and out. House sits back nicely on a beautiful level lot surrounded by mature trees, various perennials, and rolling pastures. Located a stones throw from Watson Mill State Park, with a short drive to shopping and dining and an easy commute to Athens. A well-loved homeplace for the avid gardener or even a small farmer, with two sizable workshops (24X24 and 20X30) and possibilities galore!


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