Historic House Listings

Pretty! “Tinora”, circa 1885. Over nine acres in North Carolina. $519,000

May 10, 2023

This is a pretty home! Welcome to Tinora. It was built in 1885. It is located on 9.47 acres in Laurinburg, North Carolina. The home features a large wrap around front porch, hardwood floors, wainscoting, arched entryways, coffered ceiling, sunroom and bead board. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms and 2,903 square feet. $519,000

Contact Brittany Pashal with Front Runner Realty Group: 910-315-9998

From the Zillow listing:


Welcome to ”Tinora” a Victorian beauty built in 1885. This picturesque home is nestled on 9+ acres, just a short drive from Laurinburg’s downtown and shopping districts. As soon as you arrive at Tinora, you are welcomed by grand Magnolias and a wrap around front porch beaming with history and character. This home has been lovingly restored by the current owners who brought back her former glory with a modern twist. Classic elements such as leaded glass, original doors and windows, 8 fully functioning fireplaces and mantle surrounds, and warm original heart pine floors still remain. Important updates to plumbing, electrical, mechanical systems, roof, chimneys and more were completed recently. The floor plan offers lots of flexibility and unique elements. Once inside the foyer you will notice the original paneling and barrel-vaulted ceiling. Off the foyer an inviting sitting room, guest room, or home office leads into the main living room. The kitchen features hunter green cabinetry, brick herringbone floors, soapstone countertops, built in plate racks, shelving and apothecary drawers. The matching island has a lovely butcher block top. A sunny breakfast nook off the kitchen is perfect for letting in an abundance of light while dining. The cozy sitting room off the kitchen would also be a beautiful dining room. Upstairs, the striking and thoughtfully planned closet has no shortage of storage and motion sensing lights. A stunning magazine-worthy Carrera marble primary bathroom with fireplace is peaceful and elegant. The upstairs features 2 bedrooms and a large bonus/utility room. Outside, there is a 3 stall center-aisle horse/livestock barn w/hay storage and wash stall that could be updated easily. Several out buildings for extra storage/repurposing. The property in the rear is flat, cleared and ready for pasture. The uniqueness, privacy and character of this home and property is unparalleled, don’t miss your chance to own this piece of Scotland County’s history.



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