United StatesSouth CarolinaSeneca210 S Townville Street

210 S Townville Street
Seneca, SC 29678

$598,000
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Own a piece of history in this beautiful Victorian home located in historic downtown Seneca, South Carolina. This significant treasure sits on the highest point in Seneca, offering mountain views and cool evening breezes. Entertain friends and...
4
Bedrooms
2
Full Baths
1
Partial Bath
1 Acres
Exterior
Single Family Homes
Property type
1885
Year Built
1470835
Web Id
1470835
MLS ID
Oconee County
School District
Blue Ridge
Elementary
Seneca
Middle
Seneca
High
18
days ago

About 210 S Townville Street

Own a piece of history in this beautiful Victorian home located in historic downtown Seneca, South Carolina. This significant treasure sits on the highest point in Seneca, offering mountain views and cool evening breezes. Entertain friends and family in the spacious living areas or operate your own bed and breakfast for guests to experience late 19th century architecture and small town Southern living. Built in 1885 by Colonel J.W. Livingston and his wife, Clara Kilpatrick Livingston, who moved their family to Seneca from nearby Pendleton, this home boasts 4700 plus sq ft of ornate craftsmanship. The Livingston-Stribling House has a rich history due to J.W. Livingstons legacy as a local newspaper editor and South Carolina State Senator and due to his son-in-law, Dr. J S. Striblings general physician practice that was run out of the current master bedroom during the early 1900s. The homes over-a-century-year-old woodwork of the entrance rooms and staircase is a joy to behold. Details of the exterior include original turned columns, steep roof gables, stained glass attic transoms,1800 sq ft of wide wrap-around porches, and ornate millwork. Inside, youll find seven fireplaces, ten-to-twelve-foot ceilings, heart pine flooring, eight-foot doorways, original moldings and stairways, ornately crafted mill work, fretwork, and pocket doors. Care has been taken to preserve the Victorian character of the house during updates and restorations, which includes a new roof in 2021. Renovations have been executed in accordance with the Secretary of State's Guidelines by the Restoration of Properties on the National Register of Historic Places. With 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms in this 4,730 square foot home on a full one-acre parcel, you are offered a cozy home feeling while provided with plenty of space to entertain up to 100 party guests. Architect owner has worked diligently to preserve the original beauty of the home and at the same time create an environment for living and for guests. Note: Two more bathrooms can be created in large walk-in closet spaces to yield 4 suites with private bathrooms. Local zoning also allows the home to be used as a bed and breakfast. Tax breaks are available for updating historic homes or using them as a business. Parking is easy with a circular driveway and street side parking. The incredible backyard offers a barn with extra storage along with an adorable playhouse. Landscaping design is based on an heirloom plan, which incorporates traditional shade trees and varieties of trees, shrubs and blooming perennials. The backyard also boasts the only known Osage orange tree in Oconee County. Nearby Clemson University, the Blue Ridge Mountains, Lake Hartwell, Lake Keowee, and Lake Jocassee make this a wonderful destination for sports and outdoor enthusiasts. A less than two hour drive to Atlanta, Charlotte, or Asheville avails you to major airports, entertainment, shopping, and dining. This stunning Upstate South Carolina Victorian home is an extraordinary historical jewel awaiting its next chapter.

Listing Courtesy of ALLEN TATE-LAKE KEOWEE SENECA Represented by Jacob Dean

Amenities

  • Balcony
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Dryer Allowed

features

cooling
Ceiling Fan, Electric

PROPERTY INFORMATION

Appliances
Cook Top-Smooth, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer, Cook Top-Electric, Oven-Electric, Microwave-Built In
Cooling
Electric
Fireplace Info
Gas Logs
Heating
Electric, Gas Available, Wall Furnace
Parking Description
Side/Rear Entry
Sewer
Public
Water
Public

EXTERIOR

Exterior Features
Balcony, Deck, Patio, Porch-Front, Porch-Wrap Around, Barn/Stall
Lot Description
Corner, Level, Mountain View, Sloped Gently
Roofing
Architectural

INTERIOR

Flooring
Hardwood
Interior Features
2nd Stair Case, Attic Stairs Disappearing, Bookcase, Cable Available, Ceiling 9ft+, Ceiling Fan, Walk In Closet, Countertops-Other, Pantry – Walk In
Listing Courtesy of GGAR MLS
Joan Herlong Sotheby’s International Realty is your destination for luxury real estate listings. This property for Sale at 210 S Townville Street, Seneca, South Carolina 29678 United States is a Single Family Homes with 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths, and 1 partial baths. It is located in , Seneca, South Carolina, and is in the 29678 zip/post code area. This home of was built in 1885 and is on a 1 Acres lot. Joan Herlong Sotheby’s International Realty also has property listings in cities near Seneca, including Wiley, Lakemont and Tallulah Falls. If you would like more information about this home for Sale at 210 S Townville Street, Seneca, South Carolina 29678 United States or would like to schedule a showing, contact the agent listed above for more information. You may also sign in, create an account, and save this listing for later reference by using icons at the top of this page.

ALLEN TATE-LAKE KEOWEE SENECA

Listing Courtesy of GGAR MLS
210 S Townville Street, Seneca, South Carolina 29678 United States is a Single Family Homes for Sale for $598,000 USD. Was built in 1885, has ( m2) on a lot of 1 Acres sq ft . And it's composed from 4 Bedrooms, 2 full baths and 1 partial baths.
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