Historic House Listings

Deal of the Day! “Oakenham”, Circa 1837. On almost seven acres in Virginia. $268,000

April 8, 2022

This is a big house with 4,600 square feet! I love the old barn on the property! “Oakenham” was built in 1837. It is located on 6.7 acres in Saluda, Virginia. The home features double front porches, original hardwood floors, wainscoting, solid wood doors and eleven fireplaces. The home has an english basement. There is a great old barn on the property. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms and 4,611 square feet. $268,000

Contact John Ryland with BHHS Towne Realty

From the Zillow listing:


Opportunity of a lifetime for many. For others, an exciting opening to restore and preserve a Virginia architectural treasure. Laying claim to the dream, one can now acquire circa 1837 “Oakenham” as both home and legacy for loved ones. “Oakenham” also eagerly awaits discovery by seasoned or aspiring preservationist. Standing on 6.698 acres, amid magnolia, wisteria, camellia, crepe myrtle, oak, and daffodils: overlooking acres of farmland and forest; and offered for only $268000, “Oakenham” radiates the soul of centuries and offers a heart filled future for generations. The practical buyer who wants to settler in soon can call the first two floors home within a few months. For the preservationist, the full re-birth of “Oakenham”–including its English basement;11 fireplaces. grounds; small buildings and fabulous barn–will prove an adventure of joy and satisfaction in serving Virginia posterity. ($268000 as is, no drive bys please)


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