Fine Staunton Virginia historic house for sale on .73 of an acre. Stuart House, a Virginia Historic Landmark and on the National Historic Register, is available for the first time ever.
This fabulous circa1791 house is one of Virginia’s earlier examples of Classical Revival architecture featuring a double portico, first used by Thomas Jefferson. The elaborate carvings are intact and were executed by master cabinetmaker Gideon Morgan. They feature hand-carved overmantels topped by a swan’s neck pediment with rosettes and a central spiral flame finial flanked by pilasters.
The entrance hall graciously welcomes you while the living room and parlor feature fireplaces and eleven-foot ceilings. Above are four well-appointed bedrooms, and two full baths.
Beautiful Staunton City & Blue Ridge Mountain views from the porch.
In 1844 a wing was added, and today includes an eat-in kitchen, wet bar, den, dining room, screened porch, and a large primary bedroom suite.
The detached cottage is ideal for a pool house, large office, and fitness studio. Click here to view all the pictures of this fabulous historic house for sale in Staunton VA. $1,695,000