Welcome to Magnolia Manor, where history meets modern amenities! This lovingly restored Victorian home is nestled among the ageless Magnolia trees in historic downtown Greensboro. As soon as you approach the front of this impressive beauty, you’ll be captivated by its architectural pediments and an asymmetrical wrap around veranda with ornate balustrades, columns, and cornices. The tongue and groove beadboard ceiling is painted meander blue which is for “good luck”. Take some time for yourself on the large heart pine veranda – which was historically used for gatherings or afternoon tea – or lounge in one of the 12 spacious rooms with ornate original details that are unique to each space. Step inside and let your breath be taken away by 12-foot ceilings, original heart pine wood floors that have been restored to perfection. This 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom oasis also has modern amenities like a fully updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, ample storage space throughout the house and large windows that allow natural light to flood every room. The main level offers a luxurious Owner’s Suite with floor-to-ceiling windows, dual sinks, a soaking tub, and glass enclosed tile shower – perfect for winding down after a long day! As you explore each room you will appreciate the timeless details such as wavy floor-to-ceiling windows, original solid wood doors with porcelain door knobs, 5 fireplaces and grand mahogany staircase. Entertain your guests in style in the sun soaked living room or take them into the gourmet kitchen of your dreams featuring custom cabinetry, fireplace, stainless appliances, quartz counters, farmhouse sink and large center island with seating as well as tongue and groove bead board sanded to frame out a breaker box in the breakfast area creating a unique feature wall. . As you meander up the stairway you will find matching Tiffany-stained glass windows that glow beautifully on a sunny day. This home is steeped in history and luxurious amenities. Lovingly restored to its original splendor, this property offers plenty of room for family and friends with four large bedrooms upstairs each with their own private bathrooms and generous closet space. There is a new tankless water heater, new mechanicals, new metal and asphalt roof, gutters and side patio veranda with side entrance into the mudroom. Sitting on a private, spacious level lot this home has an original carriage house. Must see to appreciate the details!
Updated on February 6, 2023 at 1:06 pm