Historic House Listings

Foundation is locally quarried stone. Circa 1900’s. On 1 1/2 acres in Virginia. $149,900

March 9, 2022

This house seems like a diamond in the rough! It was built in the early 1900’s. The home is located on 1.52 acres in Saltville, Virginia. The home features a covered porch, locally quarried stone foundation, hardwood floors, original mantels and baseboards. The home was built for W. W. Buchanan who owned the local lumbermill, specializing in white oak and yellow poplar. The property has several outbuildings, including the smoke house, well house, springhouse and woodshed. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms and 2,800 square feet. $149,900

Contact Paul Hughes with Godwin Realty

From the Zillow listing:


Beautiful Historic farmhouse located in Saltville. This 4 bedroom 2 bath home with 2 working fireplaces has been well maintained and has some new updates as well. The home boasts large and welcoming rooms with tall ceilings and original hardwood floors. The views from this 1.5 acre lot are stunning. This home was built by WW Buchanan who owned a local Lumbermill specializing in white oak and yellow poplar. The foundation of the home is locally quarried stone. Other structures on the property include a woodshed, smokehouse, spring house and well house. The smoke house originally served as the company store for the Lumbermill employees. Home is conveniently located 1 mile from Rich Valley Elementary and Northwood Middle School.


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