Historic Farm House on 3.5 Acres For Sale in Perquimans County NC!

Looking for a farmhouse on a little bit of land? This beautiful historic home is set on 3.5 acres and is the perfect country estate. Located just outside of Edenton NC this turn of the century gem has everything you need to start enjoying the laid-back coastal lifestyle that Eastern NC is famous for. Additional acreage across the street can be purchased along with this offering, making it the perfect set up for a family compound with plenty of room for additional homes and structures.

Historic Farmhouse on 3.5 acres for Sale in Perquimans County NC! Built at the turn of the century, this beautiful 4-bedroom, 2 bath home has everything you need to live, work and play with all the elbow room you will ever need. Located just outside the Historic coastal town of Edenton, North Carolina this offering is close enough to town so you can enjoy all the amenities yet far enough off the beaten path to enjoy that wonderful laid-back coastal lifestyle that Eastern NC is famous for. If a family compound is a consideration there is plenty of room for an additional home on site, as well as, two adjoining parcels that can be purchased along with this offering for a total of 42 acres.

This classic four column home has 4 bedrooms and 2 baths, one main bedroom and bath on the first floor, and three bedrooms and one bath on the second floor. The first floor also has a formal living room and dining room, as well as, a large den off the kitchen area. The first floor also has an office space, off to the side of the den, that would be the perfect space for someone needing to telecommute into work from home. There is a downstairs utility room by the back door and two large outbuildings, perfect for workshops or hobby crafts. A huge plus is a wonderful outdoor living space with a fire pit and shaded sitting porch to rock the cares of the day away. With 3.5 acres of usable acreage the kids or grandkids can have all the fun they want. So if you are ready to get out of the big city and come enjoy some gentle winters, warm people and the cool waters of the coast, this farm is ready for you.

Outdoorsy folks may be interested in the natural and cultural history of the county. Edenton Bay, Pembroke Creek, and Bennett Mill Pond offer convenient access for boating, fishing, paddling, and birdwatching. The Edenton Fish Hatchery is a great family outing nearby and features a small aquarium, fish-rearing ponds, and a wildlife observation boardwalk out to Pembroke Creek. The majority of the countys landscape is covered in wetlands, swamps, streams and farmland. Be sure to take a relaxing rural drive through pastoral farms with fields of sweet potatoes, cotton, peanuts, clary sage, and grazing livestock or grab your rods and tackle and head out to the Chowan River Fishing Pier for your catch-of-the-day.

Bird-watching enthusiasts will enjoy a number of excellent sites along the NC Birding Trail (NCBT). Chowan County offers two sites along the driving trail that connects birders and nature-based tourists with great locations to observe birds and other native wildlife. NCBT sites in the region include Bennets Millpond and the Edenton Fish Hatchery. Other convenient observations areas include the Chowan River Fishing Pier, along the waterfront, and in the park-like setting of the Historic Edenton Cotton Mill Historic District. Chowan County’s paddling trails are also an outstanding way to view waterfowl, Ospreys, and Bald Eagles. (https://www.visitedenton.com/landing-see.php)

This property is shown by appointment only and will require at least 24 hours notice as the home is occupied. Please be respectful of the homeowner and contact the listing agent prior to visiting the property, there are dogs on premise.

For more information on this and other Farms and Land for Sale in Perquimans County, NC please call Billy McOwen at 252-305-6720 or you can email bmcowen@mossyoakproperties.com. To see this property on our website please visit www.moplandman.com.