Don’t miss this great opportunity! Located 2 miles outside of Historic Shepherdstown, this unique 3 story Colonial has a lot of potential for you to create your dream home.
Built in 1786, many original historic elements remain. This impressive home features a wood panel exterior with a standing seam metal roof and dormers. Once inside, the large kitchen boasts exposed log walls and modern appliances, including a gas stove and water purification system. A long windowed hallway leads to the family room with wood beams throughout the open living space. A separate dining room can be accessed from the kitchen hallway and family room. The first floor has original horsehair plaster walls and the home is brightly lit by wood frame, double hung and large picture windows. Operational wood burning fireplaces are located in both the kitchen, dining and family rooms. The home has beautiful 3″-18″ wide pine hardwood flooring that continues from the first floor up to the one of the attic spaces.
There are two separate attic spaces, accessed from opposite sides of the home. One side offers a large bedroom, full bath and large dressing area/closet space. The other attic space has built ins for a bedroom/office. A large portion of the basement could be renovated and converted into a separate living space with private access and be used as an investment property or mother-in-law/guest suite.
Significant upgrades have been completed over the last several years including: Electrical – new primary box, new breakers, arc fault and GFI’s throughout. Plumbing: Installed new PEX supply lines and manifold along with new drain lines to kitchen and all bathrooms to drain to the newly installed septic system. All chimneys have been outfitted with new stainless double wall flues. The chimney for the oil furnace has been capped. Ductwork has been replaced. Above ground basement portion has new roof, drywall and upper deck.
Photography by Jacob Reid Photography.
Updated on August 13, 2021 at 11:15 am