Fourth of July fever? Nope. Collection of properties in that happen to fall into that color set? Yep. This week's Historic Properties for Sale post is a total hodgepodge. A red antiques barn here, a white house there, and an old blue post office over yonder. But yes, we do love us some America.
Revolutionary Cape Cod & Barn - Lisbon, New Hampshire
This 1781 cape cod and red barn form a perfect live-work property. The house has beautiful exposed beams throughout, a field stone fireplace, wide plank pine floors, updated kitchen, and five bedrooms. An adjoining apartment has one bedroom with a modern kitchen, large bath and living room. The heated barn has three levels and has been used as an antique shop and an auction hall. Pricetag: $344,900
Columned Victorian - Waverly, Rhode Island
Built in 1840, this Victorian home features double parlors, three fireplaces, hardwood floors, vintage light fixtures, and a three-bay garage. It is located just a short stroll from downtown Westerly, the local library, dining options, and Wilcox park. Pricetag: $429,000
Old Campbell Post Office - Charlottesville, Virginia
The original Campbell post office is now a country residence privately situated in the heart of the Keswick Hunt. Built in 1930, the home is well-lit and boasts hardwood floors, and a brand new kitchen. It even has a riding ring for all you horse enthusiasts. Pricetag: $250,000
David Garber is a member of the Digital and New Media team at the National Trust for Historic Preservation.