Real Estate

Historic Real Estate: Restored to Former Glory Edition

Posted on: February 14th, 2014 by Emily Potter 1 Comment

 

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This Ohio property is lovely on the inside and out.

Landmark property built in 1838 -- Westlake, Ohio

When this over 5,000-square-foot home was built in 1838, it sat on one of the largest farms in Ohio with over 3,200 acres. Over the year, it has been painstakingly restored and today features many original elements, such as period wallpaper (check out the dining room) and a walnut staircase. Price: $1,090,000... Read More →

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Emily Potter

Emily Potter is a copywriter at the National Trust. She enjoys writing about places of all kinds, the stories that make them special, and the people who love them enough to save them.

Historic Real Estate: The Not-A-House Edition

Posted on: February 1st, 2014 by Emily Potter

 

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View of the wetlands along the Ashley River.

123 Acres on the Ashley River -- Charleston, S.C.

The Ashley River area contains 26 separate sites that are listed in the National Register of Historic Places, which puts this historic property in good company. Among these acres is 1,500 feet of river frontage, 27 acres of delineated wetlands, and over 1,000 feet of road frontage on Highway 61. It is a perfect location for country living. Price: $1,475,000... Read More →

The National Trust for Historic Preservation works to save America's historic places. Join us today to help protect the places that matter to you.

Emily Potter

Emily Potter is a copywriter at the National Trust. She enjoys writing about places of all kinds, the stories that make them special, and the people who love them enough to save them.

Historic Real Estate: The Grand Estate Edition

Posted on: January 17th, 2014 by Emily Potter 2 Comments

 

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Discover a new world of wildlife on this estate, including wild turkeys, eagles, owls, quail, and more.

Ben Lomond -- Dunnsville, Va.

Surround yourself with scenic and peaceful landscape with the 60-plus acres that make up this estate. It's stunning in every season on the outside, and has beautiful spaces inside to enjoy every day. Large rooms with high ceilings also feature scenic murals and original mantles, moldings, and doors, circa 1730. Price: $1,695,000... Read More →

The National Trust for Historic Preservation works to save America's historic places. Join us today to help protect the places that matter to you.

Emily Potter

Emily Potter is a copywriter at the National Trust. She enjoys writing about places of all kinds, the stories that make them special, and the people who love them enough to save them.

Historic Real Estate: The Historic District Edition

Posted on: January 3rd, 2014 by Emily Potter 2 Comments

 

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Antique gaslights are just some of the many historic elements that make this house so charming.

Glencoe Mill Owner’s House -- Burlington, N.C.

The historic 1897 Queen Anne house sits in Glencoe Mill Village, a neighborhood listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Many details throughout the house have been authentically replicated, helping to earn it a Minetree Pyne Preservation Award from the Burlington Historic Preservation Commission. Price: $455,000... Read More →

The National Trust for Historic Preservation works to save America's historic places. Join us today to help protect the places that matter to you.

Emily Potter

Emily Potter is a copywriter at the National Trust. She enjoys writing about places of all kinds, the stories that make them special, and the people who love them enough to save them.

Historic Real Estate: The Interior Photo Edition

Posted on: December 20th, 2013 by Emily Potter

 

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The grand entryway is full of open space and sleek, original design.

Edward Dart Midcentury Modern Masterpiece -- Glencoe, Ill.

Built in 1964 by noted Chicago architect Edward Dart and sits just steps from Lake Michigan, on a little over more than an acre of property. The entryway is grand, the woodwork throughout the house is exquisite, and to top it off, the skylights follow the phases of the moon. Price: $2,900,000... Read More →

The National Trust for Historic Preservation works to save America's historic places. Join us today to help protect the places that matter to you.

Emily Potter

Emily Potter is a copywriter at the National Trust. She enjoys writing about places of all kinds, the stories that make them special, and the people who love them enough to save them.