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1831 Greek Revival

"CONFEDERATE VIEW"

1831 Antebellum home located in historic, downtown Trenton,TN & crafted of the finest materials available. Trenton is the home of the world famous "Teapot Festival"! Dr. Lea of London, England built "Confederate View" which was so named because folks watched the Battle of Trenton, TN from the balcony during the Civil War.
The Crim House was built in 1831 by Dr. W.W. Lea. Dr. Lea began his practice of medicine in Nashville and located in Eaton before coming to Trenton to practice medicine and build this home. The original structure of the home was of the type of architecture known as antebellum that many of Trenton's early homes had with two narrow front porches upstairs and downstairs with a great deal of gingerbread work between the many pillars that supported them. Mr. Lewis Oppenheimer, son of Trenton's first Mayor Mr. Meyer Oppenheimer sold the home to Mr. W.E. Birmingham Sr. Mr. Birmingham was responsible for the remodeling which led to the present appearance of the home.
It was sold to Mr. & Mrs. Parker Crim in the late 1920s where they raised their four children.
Beautifully situated on almost 2 acres,this Greek Revival style home has elegant formal living & dining rooms & a large master bedroom downstairs. There is a bright & sunny kitchen, high ceilings, some original light fixtures, 7 toasty fireplaces from England and a fabulous stairway. Upstairs are 3 more bedrooms, a bath w/ a claw foot tub and 2 other rooms. Large, wide hallways have shimmering hardwood floors and open to the upstairs balcony with a view of the city.
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Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 2
Heated Sq. Ft. 4,260
Unheated Sq. Ft. 1,100
Stories 2
Acres 2.0

Features.

  • 1st Floor Bath
  • Breakfast Room
  • Crawl Space
  • Den
  • Dining room
  • Foyer
  • Kitchen
  • Living room
  • Master bedroom downstairs
  • Carport
  • Porch
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Carpet
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplaces
  • Grand staircase
  • High Ceilings
  • Original wood windows
  • Shingle Roof
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • Water Heater - Electric
  • 10-foot Ceilings
  • 12-foot Ceilings
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • Plaster Walls
  • Ripple Glass
  • 2 ACRES +/-
  • BETWEEN MEMHIS/NASHVILLE
  • NEAR CHURCHES
  • SHOPPING
  • TRENTON TEAPOT FESTIVAL
  • WONDERFUL SMALL TOWN

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UNITED COUNTRY MCIVER LAND & REALTY, LLC. logo HAL MCIVER photo

HAL MCIVER

731-660-5152

731-298-6731 Mobile

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1831 Antebellum home located in historic, downtown Trenton,TN & crafted of the finest materials available. Trenton is the home of the world famous "Teapot festival"! Dr. Lea of London, England built "Confederate View" which was so named because folks watched the Battle of Trenton, TN from the balcony during the Civil War.

Beautifully situated on almost 2 acres,this Greek Revival style home has elegant formal living & dining rooms & a large master bedroom downstairs. There is a bright & sunny kitchen, high ceilings, some original light fixtures, 7 toasty fireplaces from England and a fabulous stairway. Upstairs are 3 more bedrooms, a bath w/ a claw foot tub and 2 other rooms. Large, wide hallways have shimmering hardwood floors and open to the upstairs balcony with a view of the city.

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Listing No. 24402

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