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Listing No. 26302

c. 1832 Federal
Madison, NC

Front Facade

Dining Room

English Basment - Family Room

Master Bedroom

Twitchell-Gallaway House ~

The Twitchell-Gallaway house was built in 1832 for Elizabeth Twitchell, as a wedding present from her father, Randall Duke Scales. Mr. Scales hired the finest builders and craftsman of his time to construct this home. Dabney Cosby, Sr., who worked and trained under President Thomas Jefferson, did the masonry / brick work. Thomas Day, a superior craftsman and cabinet maker did the interior finishes. Thomas Day was a Free Man of Color in 1832 and owned his own business. Some of his remaining furniture is now displayed at the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh, NC. This home has some of the finest mill work, doors, mantels and floors that you will ever see.

Colonel John M. Gallaway bought this home around 1880. He was a Colonel in the Civil War on the Confederate side. He had a regimen in Rockingham County, which is where the house is located.

This home has 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths, a gourmet kitchen with breakfast nook, formal dining room and huge family room with exposed beams. New 3 zone central air conditioning. Newer tin roof. Granite and stainless steel, and gas range in the kitchen. The lot about a half acre located in the Historic District of the Town of Madison.

You can walk to down town Historic Madison for shopping, entertainment and meals. There are 3 fine dining establishments located in town.
Bedrooms: 4
Full Bath(s): 2
Heated Sq. Ft.: 3,400
Stories: 3.5

Acres: 0.400

Agent Contact Information

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Sandra Darnell

Phone: 336-427-2500
Mobile: 540-718-3011

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Features.

  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Laundry Room
  • Attic
  • Breakfast Room
  • Dining room
  • Dry Basement
  • Entry Hall
  • Finished Basement
  • Library
  • Living room
  • Walk out Basement
  • Walk-Up Attic
  • Master bedroom downstairs
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • Casement windows
  • Driveway - Paved
  • Fresh paint
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Pool - Above Ground
  • Storage Building
  • Gas Logs
  • Grand staircase
  • High Ceilings
  • Original wood windows
  • Wood floors
  • Tin Roof
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Gas heating
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Water Heater - Electric
  • 10-foot Ceilings
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • Ripple Glass
  • Thomas Day House

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