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211 E High Street, Shepherdstown, WV – Abraham Shepherd Home
From the brick sidewalk to the manicured yard, this historic home for sale is a 1759 beauty. The home boasts all you would expect from a grand centuries old home. Known as the Abraham Shepherd Home (Captain Abraham Shepherd of the Revolutionary war), it is one of the most distinguished homes in the oldest town in West Virginia. This historic home for sale is on the Register of Historic Places.
Who was Abraham Shepherd?
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Grand and Inviting Historic Home for Sale at 211 E High Street, Shepherdstown, WV
One step inside the grand and inviting foyer gives hints to the historic details and charm that have been well preserved. The original heart pine flooring, wide trim and deep window sills are but a few details. The library at the front of this historic home for sale awaits your personal collection. There is plenty of room for entertaining in the expansive and sunny living room with lime plaster walls that lead to the lovingly maintained brick patio and colonial perennial garden.
Gourmet Kitchen and a Gracious Dining Room at 211 E High Street, Shepherdstown, WV
The updated gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances, gas range with exhaust hood, granite counters and locally sourced cherry wood floor is in keeping with the character of the home. The gracious and generous formal dining room features a silk-screened wallpaper and a border made from photo plates brought from Padua, Italy by Ira Glackens (son of William Glackens) who lived in the home from 1973-1990. The gorgeous and gracious staircase continues to the 3rd floor attic access.
5 Bedrooms and 2 Full Baths on the Second Level of 211 E High Street, Shepherdstown, WV
The original floors continue throughout the second level. There are 5 spacious and welcoming bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and a sitting room on the second floor. Additionally, there are five fireplace mantles (fireboxes are not currently in operation) in the home.
View of the Thomas Shepherd Grist Mill from the Gardens of the Abraham Shepherd Home
The home sits on a third of an acre where you can sit under the shade of the mature trees and enjoy privacy from the street and the sound of the creek and the view of the Thomas Shepherd grist wheel.
Enjoy the Benefits of Living Near Shepherd University at 211 E High Street, Shepherdstown, WV
This well preserved piece of history is gracious and comfortable and sits in the heart of Shepherdstown where everything is a quick walk away. Enjoy all that living adjacent to Shepherd University has to offer – academia, sports, and the famed Contemporary American Theater Festival are at your doorstep.