About This 1905 Historic House For Sale In New Bern North Carolina
Absolutely enchanting Historic Victorian residence, brimming with unparalleled charm and elegance! Meticulously renovated and restored, this gem boasts a one-of-a-kind design by the renowned architect Herbert Woodley Simpson, locally celebrated as the ‘Walter Duffy’ house from Circa 1905. Take a seat on the expansive semi-circular front porch, and let the mesmerizing views of the Neuse River sweep you away.
As you step inside, immerse yourself in the opulence of rich and unique finishes, showcased in the grand foyer and staircase that promise an impressive entrance. The parlor is a true highlight with not one but two sets of original pocket doors, the larger adorned with custom-designed stained glass inserts. Calling all culinary enthusiasts, the gourmet kitchen is a haven of abundance with its surplus of cabinets and storage space. Discover a literary haven in the library, complete with built-in bookcases and a 1903 Shaw Upright Grand Piano that comes with the home.
Brace yourself for a delightful surprise – a newly added ‘princess suite’ on the first floor, a rarity in Our Historic District. Accommodating both family and guests, this residence features a total of 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths, and 1 powder room. The master suite, located on the 2nd floor, offers an abundance of space, while the third-floor attic, accessed by a full staircase, has a storied past as a haven for soldiers during wartime. Prepare to be captivated by the timeless allure of this extraordinary home!
Photography Credit: Lori Ann Prill ¦ TYSON AND HOOKS