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c. 1911 School Building

Metes and Bounds/Country
New Market, Alabama

1911 Old Plevna School House

1911 Plevna School house
1911 Plevna School house
This structure was used as a school house until the early 1960s. After which, it was a Levi jeans sewing factory, and now it is a private residence.
Wonderful structure, sound as a Sherman tank. A great deal of care has gone into the restoration of this property with only 800 of 5000 sq ft to be finished of to the desires of the new owner. The property is unrestricted which lends itself to all kinds of possibilities!
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This is the original boiler house for the Plevna School.
This is the original boiler house for the Plevna School.
This boiler house has been transformed into a storage facility. At one time it was also used as a horse barn and has the lean to stalls.
Large expansive rooms.
Large expansive rooms.
These large rooms are full of wood trim and crown molding. Extensive refinished hardwood floors as seen in the photo. There are three working fireplaces in the house.
A year old 1500 sq. ft. shop.
A year old 1500 sq. ft. shop.
This shop is insulated, and has 220 Volt power source. It has water and a men's urinal. Great for the "hubby hobbyist". All open bay with metal trusses.
Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heated Sq. Ft. 5,000
Stories 1
Acres 5.0

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1911 Restored School House

This has building has been restored with great care. Out of the 10 rooms in this 5000sqft house, 5 rooms each measure as a minimum of 23' x 18', there is currently 1 full bath, on 3/4 bath and a half bath. Of the 5000sq ft there still is approximately 800sq ft of unfinished space that is plumbed and wired and just waiting for the new owner to customize it into a sauna, gym, work room, a keep, a guest suite, you name it. Because of having formerly been a school there is a commercial septic system and commercial grade power are on sight. The 220 house service is all on breaker systems. The walls in part of the house are 18" thick. Hardwood floors have been restored. There are two new, high efficiency central ac/heating units in place with both having ultra violet filtering systems. Every room has ceiling fans, The kitchen is upgraded with double ovens and a work island. All like new major appliances remain.The home is one block off of a major Hwy. She sits proudly on 5 park like acres surrounded by a crown of tall trees. On the property is the former Boiler building, a 38'x40' year old, open bay,insulated shop with power and water. There are 2 older mobile homes (one needs work), each with 3 bedrooms & 2 baths & a septic system. This property lends itself to so many possibilities since it is totally unrestricted and is an easy 20 min. commute to Huntsville, Al, Fayetteville, Tn and a 90 min.drive to Nashville & Birmingham. There is no local competition for a B&B, Eldercare, Daycare, Restaurant, Funeral Parlor, Antique Restoration, Medical or Veterinarian clinic, RV Stop Over, Trailer Park, Church Outreach Center, Wedding Chapel.

Archived in September, 2012

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