Beautifully Restored Historic Homes
Historical Homes are remnants of a time past, capturing the essence of a given time period.
These homes may be known for their exemplary architectural styles, past noteworthy inhabitants, or for being the site of significant historical events. During the restoration process, it’s crucial to maintain the home’s original integrity and charm.
Leverage has rounded up four recently remodeled historic homes spanning the areas of Nantucket, Fort Bragg, Oakland, and Savannah. Each property boasts historical elegance and modern renovations, striking the ultimate balance between old and new.
1076 59th Street, Oakland, CA 94608
$2,800,000 | 8 BD | 5 BA | 2 Half BA | 7,061 S.F. | Built in 1885
The DeRome House was built and inhabited by Louis de Rome, a pioneer bronze manufacturer responsible for virtually all of San Francisco’s bronze statuary during the Victorian era. While still keeping its original character intact, the whimsical estate was recently renovated with the most modern of luxuries. Notable period details include an array of arch-top windows, Corinthian columns, a romantic front portico, and a stunning bay tower with a witch’s cap roof. Boasting two contemporary live-work lofts bordering the main house, the iconic home is the perfect mansion for an artist’s creativity to truly come to life.
Represented by Red Oak Realty
5 Orange Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
$4,595,000 | 7 BD | 7.5 BA | 6,241 S.F. | Built in 1772
The Captain Silas Jones House was built in 1772 and is the oldest brick home in Nantucket. A classic example of the Federal style, this charming abode is ideally located in Downtown Nantucket and only a short distance to historic cobblestoned Main Street. One of the few gambrel roof houses on Nantucket, it is one of three houses originally built with brick ends.
Represented by Congdon & Coleman
524 Stewart Street, Fort Bragg, CA 95437
$1,250,000 | 14 BD | 13.5 BA | 6,125 S.F. | Built in 1896
The Historic Weller House Estate is truly the “Crown Jewel of the Mendocino Coast.” The Victorian Italianate home includes a total of 14 bedrooms and bathrooms, a capacious hall, a breakfast room, and a large kitchen - an entertainer’s dream! The estate boasts a stunning ballroom, viewing deck for whale watching, and Edwardian gardens that behold a large lush lawn. The iconic Fort Bragg landmark is walking distance to Glass Beach and downtown shops, dining, breweries, and cafes.
Represented by Vanguard Properties
610 Habersham Street, Savannah, GA 31401
$529,000 | 3 BD | 3 BA | 1,818 S.F. | Built in 1890
Stunning inside and out, this Queen Anne Victorian townhome in the historical downtown area of Savannah was built in 1890. The home has been recently renovated with jaw-dropping interior details while staying true to period architectural elements. A dream home for all history buffs, the Queen Anne Victorian is just a few blocks from Savannah’s famed historic downtown area.
Represented by Three Oaks Realty
Images courtesy of Red Oak Realty, Congdon & Coleman, Vanguard Properties, and Three Oaks Realty.
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