403 South Main Street

    Lexington, GA 30648
    • $499,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 156 days
    • MLS #: 967753
    UPDATED: 53 min ago
    $499,000
    • 6
      BEDS
    • 3.78
      ACRES
    • 3
      BATHS
    • 2
      1/2 BATHS
    • 4,000-4,999
      SQFT
    • $111
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1905
    County:

    School Information

    Elementary School:
    Middle School:
    High School:

    Description

    Take a step back in time. The historic McWhorter House is a gorgeous Classical Revival home with Arts & Craft features, masterfully renovated preserving many its original decorative embellishments yet with ample modern updates for comfort and convenience. This 6 BR, 3 Full BA and 2 half bath home boasts formal classical details such as built in cabinets with the original rectangular leaded glass panes, mantels with exquisite wood work and restored wood floors. Each room is elegantly proportioned and illuminated by natural light. An upgraded kitchen overlooking the exquisite garden has a gas stove, plenty of cabinet space, a double sink and an adjoining sun room/breakfast nook with its own entrance which can be used for informal dinning or as a private office or studio. Enter into the gracious great room with built-in breakfront of leaded glass and impressive original pocket doors. The Music room is adjacent as well as an expansive formal Dining Room with stunning double doors that " borrow light" from the great room when the wide pocket doors are opened. The farm kitchen overlooks the exquisite garden and features lots of storage as well as a pantry. Appliances included. Master Bedroom suite is on the main level with a new ensuite bath and walk in tiled shower and double vanities. Original wavy glass windows throughout denotes the elegance of a past era yet upgraded to suit needs of contemporary life styles. Follow the elegant light filled staircase up to a large landing with exquisitely finished floors and 4 large bedroomsall with magnificent views of the estate's 3.8 acres. The third level, past the large upstairs porch, contains a full bedroom suite with bath. Perfect for Airbnb guests, rental or studio. The grounds are landscaped with plants providing seasonal interest and would be a great place for a Bed and Breakfast or wedding venue. The home is impressively set in a promenade of trees leading up to the house as well as an avenue of mature white crepe myrtles lining the back garden which contains various historic buildings a smoke house, garden shed, small chicken or rabbit house, as well as an outbuilding with modern bathroom perfect for a pool house. Home is close to historic downtown and within the Historic district of Lexington and only 20 minutes from Athens. Live the life of tranquility in the up and coming artsy town of Lexington in your own 1905 restored plantation style home currently in the final stages of renovation.

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    403 South Main Street Lexington, GA 30648

    • Price: $499,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 53 min ago
    • MLS #: 967753
    6
    Beds
    3
    Baths
    2
    ½ Baths
    3.78
    Acres
    4,000-4,999
    SQFT
    $111
    $/SQFT
    1905
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    No Recorded Subdivision
    County:
    Oglethorpe
    Area:
    13:Oglethorpe Co.
    Elementary School:
    Oakwood Elementary
    Middle School:
    W.R. Coile Middle
    High School:
    Oglethorpe County
    Property Description
    Take a step back in time. The historic McWhorter House is a gorgeous Classical Revival home with Arts & Craft features, masterfully renovated preserving many its original decorative embellishments yet with ample modern updates for comfort and convenience. This 6 BR, 3 Full BA and 2 half bath home boasts formal classical details such as built in cabinets with the original rectangular leaded glass panes, mantels with exquisite wood work and restored wood floors. Each room is elegantly proportioned and illuminated by natural light. An upgraded kitchen overlooking the exquisite garden has a gas stove, plenty of cabinet space, a double sink and an adjoining sun room/breakfast nook with its own entrance which can be used for informal dinning or as a private office or studio. Enter into the gracious great room with built-in breakfront of leaded glass and impressive original pocket doors. The Music room is adjacent as well as an expansive formal Dining Room with stunning double doors that " borrow light" from the great room when the wide pocket doors are opened. The farm kitchen overlooks the exquisite garden and features lots of storage as well as a pantry. Appliances included. Master Bedroom suite is on the main level with a new ensuite bath and walk in tiled shower and double vanities. Original wavy glass windows throughout denotes the elegance of a past era yet upgraded to suit needs of contemporary life styles. Follow the elegant light filled staircase up to a large landing with exquisitely finished floors and 4 large bedroomsall with magnificent views of the estate's 3.8 acres. The third level, past the large upstairs porch, contains a full bedroom suite with bath. Perfect for Airbnb guests, rental or studio. The grounds are landscaped with plants providing seasonal interest and would be a great place for a Bed and Breakfast or wedding venue. The home is impressively set in a promenade of trees leading up to the house as well as an avenue of mature white crepe myrtles lining the back garden which contains various historic buildings a smoke house, garden shed, small chicken or rabbit house, as well as an outbuilding with modern bathroom perfect for a pool house. Home is close to historic downtown and within the Historic district of Lexington and only 20 minutes from Athens. Live the life of tranquility in the up and coming artsy town of Lexington in your own 1905 restored plantation style home currently in the final stages of renovation.
    Exterior Features

    Construction Vinyl SidingWood Siding Exterior Features DeckIrrigation System Foundation Basement Crawl Space Garage Other-See Remarks Garage Carport Capacity 1.00 Lot Size Or Acreage 3+ - 4 Parking Yes Parking Spaces 3 Style Georgian

    Interior Features

    Air Central Electric Appliances MicrowaveStandard OvenGas StoveRefrigerator Fireplace Living RoomMaster BedroomFamily Room Floors Wood Green Features None Heat Central Interior Features 9 Ft+ CeilingsFireplaceBuilt-Ins Kitchen Features PantryExtra Sink Rooms Eat-In KitchenGreat RoomLaundry RoomOfficeBreakfast RoomKeeping RoomSunroomDining RoomKitchen Stories Tri Level

    Property Features

    Amenities Other-See Remarks Approx Age 114 Documents On File Seller Disclosure Extras Storage BuildingWarranty Hoa Mandatory No Home Warranty Yes 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

    Listing provided courtesy of Cindy Karp Realty. © 2019 Multiple Listing Service of the Athens Area Association of REALTORS®.


    © 2019 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 Keller Williams Greater 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 Keller Williams Greater Athens. Data last updated: 2019-08-19T09:21:23.437.
     
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