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    159 Benson Street

    Hartwell, GA 30643
    • $425,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 196 days
    • MLS #: 976937
    UPDATED: 31 min ago
    $425,000
    • 6
      BEDS
    • 2
      ACRES
    • 4
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 5,000-5,999
      SQFT
    • $77
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1892
    County:
    Area:

    School Information

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    Middle School:
    High School:

    Description

    Historic Victorian masterpiece built in 1892 in beautiful and thriving Hartwell, GA. The McCurry-Hodges house, known as "Oakley" since 1907, is just under six thousand square feet of craftsmanship, comfort, and original attention to detail. Open reception room and parlor with detailed wall paneling, decorative trim, gingerbread arches and distinctive ceiling design. Huge dining room with butler's pantry and convenient powder room for guests. Updated kitchen with tile floors, Brazilian green granite countertops, custom cabinets and centerpiece Heartland stove. Private living room and bedroom on main floor with exterior access, ideal for an in-law suite, complete with kitchen area, laundry and full bathroom. Original hallway staircase ascends to the large second story bedrooms and an additional living room area for entertaining. Owner's suite with luxurious ensuite bathroom, dressing room with fireplace, beautiful french doors, and a large walk-in closet. Large guest bedroom with a circular reading nook and private balcony overlooking the front lawn. Spacious second story living/media room with separate side balcony, full bathroom with clawfoot tub, and a cozy study room. Two sizable bedrooms and full bathroom on the top floor. Hidden panel access to the home's updated HVAC system and the interior turret framework.11 fireplaces total and unique mantels in almost every room. Gigantic bay windows for natural light. Original heart pine floors throughout most of the home. Some original light fixtures and chandeliers. Original doors and transom windows with functioning hardware. Huge wrap around porch with separate side entries. Private screened-in porch and garden patio for morning coffee. Beautiful gazebo perfect for outdoor gatherings. Partially-stubbed detached garage large enough for 2 cars and a large workshop area. Sprawling 2 acre lot with shady hardwoods and a horseshoe driveway. All within walking distance to downtown shops, restaurants, and entertainment. A stand out on the National Historic Register and minutes to stunning lake Hartwell! Most personal items, decor and antique furnishings are negotiable and can convey with the house with an acceptable offer. Please contact listing agent for additional information and to schedule all showings.

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    159 Benson Street Hartwell, GA 30643

    • Price: $425,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 31 min ago
    • MLS #: 976937
    6
    Beds
    4
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    2
    Acres
    5,000-5,999
    SQFT
    $77
    $/SQFT
    1892
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    No Recorded Subdivision
    County:
    Hart
    Area:
    17:Hart Co.
    Elementary School:
    Hartwell
    Middle School:
    Hart County
    High School:
    Hart County
    Property Description
    Historic Victorian masterpiece built in 1892 in beautiful and thriving Hartwell, GA. The McCurry-Hodges house, known as "Oakley" since 1907, is just under six thousand square feet of craftsmanship, comfort, and original attention to detail. Open reception room and parlor with detailed wall paneling, decorative trim, gingerbread arches and distinctive ceiling design. Huge dining room with butler's pantry and convenient powder room for guests. Updated kitchen with tile floors, Brazilian green granite countertops, custom cabinets and centerpiece Heartland stove. Private living room and bedroom on main floor with exterior access, ideal for an in-law suite, complete with kitchen area, laundry and full bathroom. Original hallway staircase ascends to the large second story bedrooms and an additional living room area for entertaining. Owner's suite with luxurious ensuite bathroom, dressing room with fireplace, beautiful french doors, and a large walk-in closet. Large guest bedroom with a circular reading nook and private balcony overlooking the front lawn. Spacious second story living/media room with separate side balcony, full bathroom with clawfoot tub, and a cozy study room. Two sizable bedrooms and full bathroom on the top floor. Hidden panel access to the home's updated HVAC system and the interior turret framework.11 fireplaces total and unique mantels in almost every room. Gigantic bay windows for natural light. Original heart pine floors throughout most of the home. Some original light fixtures and chandeliers. Original doors and transom windows with functioning hardware. Huge wrap around porch with separate side entries. Private screened-in porch and garden patio for morning coffee. Beautiful gazebo perfect for outdoor gatherings. Partially-stubbed detached garage large enough for 2 cars and a large workshop area. Sprawling 2 acre lot with shady hardwoods and a horseshoe driveway. All within walking distance to downtown shops, restaurants, and entertainment. A stand out on the National Historic Register and minutes to stunning lake Hartwell! Most personal items, decor and antique furnishings are negotiable and can convey with the house with an acceptable offer. Please contact listing agent for additional information and to schedule all showings.
    Exterior Features

    Construction Wood Siding Exterior Features Covered PorchScreened PorchPatioOther-See RemarksFencingStorm Doors Foundation Basement Crawl Space Garage BedroomOther-See RemarksDetached Garage Carport Capacity 3.00 Lot Size Or Acreage 1+ - 2 Parking No Parking Spaces 5 Style VictorianOther-See Remarks

    Interior Features

    Air Central ElectricHeat PumpMultiple UnitsOther-See RemarksProgrammable Thermostat Appliances MicrowaveDryerRangeDehumidifierRefrigeratorWarming DrawerDishwasherGas GrillSmooth TopWasher Fireplace Living Room2+ FireplacesDenMaster BedroomOther-See RemarksFamily RoomWoodburningGreat RoomOutdoor Floors MarbleWoodCarpetTile Green Features Low Flow Plumbing FixturesDrought Resistant LandscapingCarbon Monoxide Detector Heat CentralForced AirMultiple UnitsOther-See RemarksNatural GasProgrammable Thermostat Interior Features 9 Ft+ CeilingsFireplaceWhirlpool BathOther-See RemarksBuilt-InsWindow BlindsCeiling FanNetwork CableVaulted CeilingsWindow Treatments Kitchen Features Custom CabinetryWine RackPantrySolid Surface CountertopProfessional/Commercial Grade AppliancesExtra SinkOther-See Remarks Rooms Additional Bedroom(S) On MainEat-In KitchenGreat RoomMedia/Rec RoomStorageBonus RoomFamily RoomIn-Law SuiteLaundry RoomOfficeStudyFoyerLiving RoomOwner's SuiteDining RoomGame RoomKitchen Stories Tri Level

    Property Features

    Amenities None Approx Age 128 Documents On File Seller DisclosureOther-See Remarks Extras Attic StorageGarage Door OpenerWorkshopCable AvailableHigh Speed Internet Available Hoa Mandatory No Home Warranty No Lease Option No Lease Purchase No Ownership Owner Property Ever Occupied Yes Sewer City/County Short Sale YN No Sq Ft Source Tax Records Water City/County

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    © 2021 Multiple Listing Service of the Athens Area Association of REALTORS®. All Rights Reserved. The data relating to real estate for sale or lease on this web site comes in part from the MLS of the Athens Area Association of REALTORS® Broker Reciprocity Database. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Signature Real Estate of Athens are marked with the Broker Reciprocity logo or an abbreviated logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing broker. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Signature Real Estate of Athens. Data last updated: 2021-02-26T22:21:19.59.
     
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