Historic House Listings

Over 3,000 square feet. Circa 1895 in North Carolina. $175,000

January 21, 2022

This home has over 3,000 square feet. The house was built in 1895. It is located on .5 acres in Shelby, North Carolina. The home features a large wrap around front porch, original hardwood floors, pocket doors, picture rails, built-ins, claw foot tub and some bead board. The house could use a good cleaning and some updating, but it’s not a bad price. There is a walk up attic for additional storage and the backyard is fenced in. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms and 3,328 square feet. $175,000

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From the Zillow listing:


This Victorian gem was built in 1895, boasting over 3,300 sq ft in the heart of Shelby. You only need to follow the sidewalk to get downtown! With its high ceilings, 6 fireplaces, custom made doors, & original pinewood floors, this home is dazzling from the inside out. A large eat-in kitchen allows you to have a casual morning breakfast while the formal dining room provides the perfect place to host a dinner party. Bring your business to the office, enjoying a gorgeous sunroom just off the connected parlor. The upstairs primary bedroom hosts a set of bay windows, connecting to a large primary bath and walk-in closet. The laundry is on the second floor, for maximum convenience. There is a full walk in attic for extra storage, accessed by a permanent stair fixture. The half acre lot this home sits on is flat and fenced in, adding another perk to this downtown beauty. With a little elbow grease, you could restore this gorgeous, historic building back to its full glory.


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