Historic House Listings

Diamond in the Rough! Circa 1920 in North Carolina. $150,000

February 17, 2023

This house has potential! The home was built in 1920. It is located on .56 acres in Battleboro, North Carolina. The home features a covered front porch, original hardwood floors, wide baseboards and french doors. There is knotty pine in the kitchen and vintage bathroom fixtures. Three bedrooms and one bathroom. $150,000

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From the Zillow listing:


POTENTIAL POTENTIAL POTENTIAL. A Diamond in the Rough, Investor’s Delight, Handy Person Special, are some of the ways to describe this property. Home measures 1722 square feet of living space. There is no heat source connected so that is why heated square footage is listed as zero. There is a gas line at the house but not connected to a heat source. Property is currently zoned AR – agriculture/residential but it sits in the general business district of Red Oak. There may be some potential there! RED OAK SCHOOL DISTRICT! Home has been used as a rental. Built in 1920 with 3 bedrooms and 1 full bath. Large Living room with a Formal dining room. A utility room with washer and dryer hook up as well. If you have a vision and the ability to rehab a home this may be the one for you. Sits on half acre lot in desirable Red Oak. There are hardwood floors, tall ceilings, long hallways, French doors, solid wood cabinets and even closets in some of the bedrooms. A covered front porch with tapered columns and a covered back porch. The kitchen is spacious and has pine cabinets along with space that can be a living room or eat in kitchen with storage. County water connection has been paid and available. Home is currently using shared well water and has a septic system. There are some window panes missing and things that need to be done to house. Selling AS IS. This home would more than likely be a cash sale or maybe a conventional loan.



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