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Travelling back in time – The 143 year old, not just a home, but a piece of history only for $109,000

This is an opportunity to own not just a home, but a piece of history.

Welcome to 5 Railroad Ave, Lumber City, GA! This charming single-family home, built in 1880, exudes historic elegance with its brick construction and unique two-story design. Boasting 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths within its 3,112 sqft of heated space, this residence sits on a spacious 1.3-acre lot in Telfair County. Priced at $109,000, it offers a rare blend of character and modern comfort. The property is conveniently located, just a short distance from the Lumber City Police Department. Simply head towards the railroad crossing from 39 Main St, turn left onto W. Railroad Ave, and you’ll find this timeless home on your left, approximately a tenth of a mile away. Don’t miss the opportunity to own a piece of history in this picturesque Southern setting.

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Public Remarks: Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to acquire a historical gem – the residence of Steamboat Captain Day. This Italianate brick home was built and occupied by Captain John L Day one of South Georgia’s most prominent citizens. It is not confirmed but the home may have been the very first brick home in Lumber City. The home is filled with great craftsmanship from the beautiful detailed stairway to the one of a kind designed ornate iron porch railings and fence. The 143 year old home could use a few repairs but minor in relationship to the over 3, 000 sq ft of home that is offered at only $38 a sq ft. original hard wood flooring, wood trim, detailed fireplaces, and wainscoting all remain in great shape. Property offered AS-IS. For further details, get in touch with our experienced Listing Agents, Vickie Bateman, 912-253-0268 or Deborah Rowland, 912-253-9791.

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 Main level bedroom Main level bathroom
 Upstairs bedroom Backview Side view of single level Side view of 2 story level   Main level dining  Upstairs bathroom Upstairs Bedroom  Street view

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