Historic House Listings

Porch goals! Circa 1905. Over three acres in South Carolina. $384,500

June 18, 2024

Total porch goals! The house was built in 1905. It is located on 3.20 acres in Ware Shoals, South Carolina. The house features a large wrap around front porch, hardwood floors, chair rails, crown moulding, french doors, spacious kitchen and a claw foot tub. Five bedrooms, three bathrooms and 3,197 square feet. $384,500

Contact Robin Smith with BHHS C. Dan Joyner

From the Zillow listing:


Step back in time and experience the architectural character of this Victorian-style home, completed around 1905. This historical gem sits on 3.2 acres in rural Laurens County, SC. The home boasts a classic wrap-around front porch (section screened) to enjoy the southern charm. 5 bedrooms, with the primary bedroom and bath on the main level. Entry Hallway features the original staircase. The formal dining room and family room are both off the grand hallway. The large eat-in kitchen includes a fireplace, quartz countertops, ample cabinets as well as a large entry area just off covered carport. Second full bath conveniently located on main level. 4 spacious bedrooms on the 2nd level and bath with original clawfoot tub. Aside from a primary residence this property opens a myriad of business possibilities. Whether you are looking to establish a Bed and Breakfast or AirBNB property this provides ample space and historical significance for a ‘unique’ venture…located amid the rich history of ‘Daniel’s Store’ aka ‘The Beehive’… general store was built and operating prior to the Civil War. In 1878, James Martin purchased the store and his descendants continued to operate the ‘Beehive’ for 119 years. This home, located across from the General Store, was built by a member of the Martin Family and remained a family residence until the late 1900’s. The home sells “AS IS”. Come and tour! Don’t miss the opportunity for this historical gem to be your home or new business ‘venture’!


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