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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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As a 50 year resident of Jackson, Tennessee, I have an extensive knowledge of this beautiful area. I always listen to my clients needs first, Then I find and deliver their perfect property with professionalism. Other than my GOD, my family and my dog, my interests include hunting, fishing and enjoying life. My office was ranked #22 of 500 offices in the Nation in 2005, and has received the coveted Silver Summit and Rising Star Award. Winner of the President's Honor Group for 2006 and 2007, Summit Club 2008, Master Sales Award for 2009 and Listing Proficiency Awards for 2008 and 2009. Winner of the Silver Summit Award for 2011 & 2013! Visit my website @ www.IsellJacksonTN.com.

We invite you to contact United Country McIver Land & Realty, of Jackson Tennessee. We can save you time and money in locating Real Estate throughout Madison, Crockett, Carroll, Gibson and Haywood County in Western Tennessee. We offer a fine selection of homes for sale, farms and ranches, mountain property, recreational land and businesses for sale.

HAL MCIVER

Phone: 731-660-5152
Mobile: 731-298-6731
Fax: 731-668-4525

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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.

Archived in January, 2016

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Listing No. 24402

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As a 50 year resident of Jackson, Tennessee, I have an extensive knowledge of this beautiful area. I always listen to my clients needs first, Then I find and deliver their perfect property with professionalism. Other than my GOD, my family and my dog, my interests include hunting, fishing and enjoying life. My office was ranked #22 of 500 offices in the Nation in 2005, and has received the coveted Silver Summit and Rising Star Award. Winner of the President's Honor Group for 2006 and 2007, Summit Club 2008, Master Sales Award for 2009 and Listing Proficiency Awards for 2008 and 2009. Winner of the Silver Summit Award for 2011 & 2013! Visit my website @ www.IsellJacksonTN.com.

We invite you to contact United Country McIver Land & Realty, of Jackson Tennessee. We can save you time and money in locating Real Estate throughout Madison, Crockett, Carroll, Gibson and Haywood County in Western Tennessee. We offer a fine selection of homes for sale, farms and ranches, mountain property, recreational land and businesses for sale.

HAL MCIVER

Phone: 731-660-5152
Mobile: 731-298-6731
Fax: 731-668-4525

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