Historic House Listings

Beautiful! The Thomas Starr House, Circa 1860 in New Jersey. $300,000

June 16, 2024

Beautiful interior! The Thomas Starr House was built in 1860. It is located on .35 acre in Salem, New Jersey. The house features hardwood floors, chair rails, tall ceilings, crown moulding, wainscoting, built-in corner cabinet, two staircases, sleeping porch, The property has a large detached garage. Six bedrooms, five bathrooms and 5,203 square feet. $300,000

Contact Nick Nowak with EXP Realty: 856-430-0240

From the Zillow listing:


*Coming Soon! Expected on the market June 21st. Additional details and photos coming* Step into a piece of Salem City’s rich history with the Thomas Starr House, a charming residence nestled in the historic district, dating back to the 1860s. As you approach, you’re greeted by its stately presence, standing tall with pride. Once inside, you’re welcomed by the grand foyer, setting the tone for the elegance that permeates throughout. To your left, the formal living room beckons, while to the right, a cozy sitting room invites you to unwind. The formal dining room exudes old-world charm, with its intricate plaster molding and gleaming hardwood floors. But this home isn’t just about its past; it seamlessly blends history with modernity. The commercial wing on the first floor adds a dynamic element, with four offices currently set up as a dentist’s practice. The possibilities are endless – imagine converting this space into a home office, a business venture, or even an in-law suite. Journeying through the residence, you’ll discover delightful surprises at every turn. Ascending the double staircase, the upper floors reveal the home’s true versatility. The second floor boasts three bedrooms, each with its unique character, along with a full Jack and Jill bathroom and a convenient laundry room. A second enclosed sun porch provides a cozy spot for relaxation, situated next to the oversized convenient 2nd floor laundry room. Venturing up to the third floor, you’re greeted by three more bedrooms, ideal for accommodating guests or for your own household. Two large storage rooms offer practicality, while another full hallway bathroom ensures convenience for all. Outside, the expansive property continues to impress, with room for multiple gardens and a large detached garage tucked away behind the property, ensuring both privacy and functionality. Nestled in Salem City’s historic district, this home offers more than just a place to live; it’s a gateway to a bygone era, with easy access to Delaware, the Jersey Shore, and the vibrant communities of South Jersey. Whether you’re seeking a slice of history or a modern oasis, the Thomas Starr House offers it all.


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