Historic House Listings

Chestnut log house. Circa 1850 in Virginia. $259,000

March 31, 2024

Love the interior! Pretty setting too! This chestnut log house was built in 1850. It is located on .77 acre in Steeles Tavern, Virginia. The house features a covered front porch, wide plank hardwood floors, log walls, bead board and exposed beams. There is a claw foot tub and a few outbuildings. Three bedrooms, one bathroom and 1,600 square feet. $259,000

Contact Beverly Stermer with eXp Realty

From the Zillow listing:


Welcome to your cozy log cabin dream built in 1850! Tucked away on a .77-acre slice of heaven, this Chestnut log beauty is the perfect hideaway for those who love a blend of rustic vibes with a sprinkle of modern comfort. Step inside and you’re greeted by charming wide plank pine floors throughout and a gas log fireplace in the living room that will help make chilly evenings a delight. If you saw this home before, the foundation under the kitchen and dining room floors has been repaired with new subfloor & LVP on top! New base cabinets & granite countertops in the kitchen & the dining room is just waiting for those endless laughter-filled dinners. Life’s easy here with the main bedroom, a full bath, and laundry all on the first floor. Upstairs, there are two more generously sized bedrooms. Outside, the fenced backyard and side yard are your personal playgrounds for anything from gardening to star-gazing. The outbuildings are perfect for stashing your gear or setting up the ultimate workshop. Nestled snugly between Staunton and Lexington, you’ve got the best of both worlds – countryside serenity with city amenities not far away. Ready to make some new memories in a home that’s as unique as you? Your log cabin fairytale starts here!


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