auction june 15 17 historic home petersburg va petersburg va

Petersburg, VA   Offered for sale at $699,000

Real Estate Auction June 15-17– Historic Home Petersburg, VA
241 South Sycamore Street, Petersburg, VA 23803

Seller Chosen Auction. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to own the furnished Augustus Wright House in the Poplar Lawn Historic District. Designed by Harrison Waite in 1889.

The house is a short 5-minutes from Old Towne. Old Towne, or Downtown Petersburg, is the heart of the city, offering great foods, shops and history all within walking distance. Antique shops, local restaurants and boutiques line the streets through Old Towne, Every building and surrounding structure holds deep history relating back to the early 1800s. Petersburg is also home to Petersburg National Battlefield, a National Park, and home to the famous Grant vs. Lee Battle.

The owner has taken great steps to restore the home to its original prestige, and you’ll feel like you’ve traveled back in time. Amazing finishes throughout the home include arched doorways, ornate hinges, multiple fireplaces, a grand staircase and expansive foyer, and 12′ ceilings on the first and second floors. The kitchen is a chef’s dream complete with soft close cabinetry, center island, ample storage space, double oven, Wolf gas range, and farmhouse sink. The connected butler’s pantry provides even more storage!

The exterior is just as beautiful. The home sits on a large fenced lot professionally landscaped with views of Central Park. Carriage house and large attic with plenty of room to expand.

Built in 1890 on approx 0.53ac lot, this 5BR 4.5BA 5,860+/- sf home is ready to move into. Taxes approx $7,320 (‘19).

Nominal Opening Bid: $150,000
Open to the Public: 11-2pm Friday May 29
Bid Online Only at
Auction Starts: 10am EST, Mon Jun 15
Auction Ends: 12pm EST, Wed Jun 17

VA Jeff Ashby RE LIC 0225242105; Williams & Williams Marketing Services Inc. RE LIC 0226023368

Buyer’s Premium (Buyer’s Fee in WI) May Apply.

Property Details

  • Potential Inn
  • 5 Guest Rooms
  • 4 Guest Room Baths
  • Has Owner’s Quarters
  • Building is 5,860 SQFT
  • Lot is 0.53 Acres
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Financial Details

  • Offered for sale at $699,000

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