Neighborhood: Olde Towne - 119, 21 - Central Portsmouth
Located in the Historical District of Olde Towne Portsmouth. Great views of the Elizabeth River and less than 1 block from Norfolk Waterside/Harbor Park Ferry. 5 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, 5600sqft. Truly a unique home with history. Originally built in 1772, the home was burned during the Revolutionary War, due to owner's loyalty to the king. History documents provide original basement joists are timbers from old ships that survived the fire. Home was rebuilt in 1784 using heart of pine plank floors which remain throughout, 5 fireplaces and 10ft ceilings. Updated plumbing, wiring, HVAC's, kitchen, baths, ceilings, walls, insulation and surround sound throughout. Keeps the home up to todays standards. The courtyard offers serenity for relaxing, bird watching or gardening. There are blueberries, pomegranates, grapes, rosemary & camellia bushes. Near Historical Sites, Yacht Marina, Restaurants, Museums, Shopping.