Historic House Listings

Love this house and property! Drewery Place, Circa 1853. On 29 acres in North Carolina. $695,000

June 11, 2023

There is so much to love about this property! There is an old post office on the property. There is a fruit orchard. Drewery Place was built in 1853. It is located on 29.96 acres in Como, North Carolina. The home features hardwood floors, wainscoting, pressed tin ceilings, multiple fireplaces, updated kitchen and built-ins. The historic Maney’s Neck Post Office is on the property. There are multiple outbuildings on the property. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms and 2,890 square feet. $695,000

Contact Elicia Revelle with Revelle Realty: 252-396-3316

From the Zillow listing:


Drewery Place was built around 1853, in beautiful Como, NC. Two parcels are included for a total of 29+ acres, perfect for horses! The main house is a two-story, L-shaped, Greek Revival home, offering an amazing blend of history & modern conveniences. There are 3 bedrooms upstairs, 3 full baths, living room, den, gourmet kitchen, dining room & laundry. This stately home has a full-height tetra-style portico with colossal Doric columns. The first floor main entry features a six-panel door with a six-light full transom & sidelights with six-lights each. Sheltered by the portico, the central bay of the second floor has a small balcony with an ornate sawn wood railing and double doors with a transom & sidelights identical to those below. The home has had a complete tasteful restoration, to include new fixtures, new decorative ceilings, solid surface countertops and more. Vinyl replacement windows have been installed with the exception of one window upstairs. One upstairs suite offers a deck & back entrance. The attached carport can provide parking or can be used as a great entertaining space. A lovely old smokehouse provides storage and one side offers a lovely coop & run for some pet chickens. The historic Maney’s Neck Post Office provides a great space for storage, workshop, studio, or some other use. It has a lean to attached that provides covered storage space for a vehicle, boat or other toys. The 40′ x 48′ metal workshop holds cars, trucks, boats, tractors & still offers room for a workshop. There is a barn/stable with fencing & silos already in place for horses, cows or other livestock. There is a stocked pond and water is available for the livestock. The gardens, grapevines & orchard are lovely, and there are two greenhouses. This is a dream property, one that doesn’t come along very often. Don’t miss out! Close to Murfreesboro, NC, home to Chowan University, & within commuting distance to Suffolk, Va.



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