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$ 1,350,000

c. 1840 Antebellum

8892 Gary Rd
17 +/- ACRES
Byram, Mississippi

The Weatherbee

The Weatherbee Estate (Circa 1840) is an elegantly preserved Old Southern Antebellum home on 17 acres, just 20 minutes from Jackson!

The gorgeous main house is 4190 sq. ft., 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 fireplaces, formal dining and living, library, updated kitchen, sunroom, study, master downstairs, 12 foot ceilings in formal rooms and 10 foot ceilings in the other rooms, and a gunite pool.

The Guest house is 1345 sq. feet, 1 bedroom, 1 bath, huge kitchen and garden/living room with vaulted ceiling. There is also a 9000 sq. ft. barn with an entertainment area, laundry, full bath, 8 stalls, and upstairs entertainment/recreation area.

You must come see this amazing home! It is a magical place and a great opportunity to own a piece of history and gracious Southern Heritage. Original land patent from 1820's. One of the few in the Jackson area to survive the Civil War. Perfect for living or Bed and Breakfast, or to host large events.
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Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 3
Heated Sq. Ft. 4,190
Stories 2
Acres 17
Property Taxes
$ 2,200

Features.

  • Has Rentable Unit(s)
  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Laundry Room
  • Attic
  • Crawl Space
  • Den
  • Dining room
  • Entry Hall
  • Foyer
  • Library
  • Living room
  • Study
  • Sunroom
  • Walk-Up Attic
  • Master bedroom downstairs
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • Automatic outside lights
  • Barn
  • Carport
  • Casement windows
  • Circular driveway
  • Driveway - Dirt
  • Driveway - Paved
  • Fresh paint
  • Garden
  • Gated Entry
  • Guest House
  • Patio
  • Pool - In Ground
  • Porch
  • Rear Deck
  • Restored exterior
  • Storage Building
  • Workshop
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Carpet
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Ceramic Tile
  • 3 Fireplaces: Wood
  • High Ceilings
  • Original wood windows
  • Asphalt shingle Roof
  • Wood floors
  • Central air
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • Septic Tank
  • Water Heater - Electric
  • 1 new A/C in 2020.
  • 1 new in 2017
  • 4 Zones Central
  • Composition roof new in 2017 on main house & guest
  • Guest House A/C new in 2018
  • Guest House Water filtration
  • New Gutters Main & Guest House
  • Two Water Wells on Property
  • Whole House Water filtration

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Property Description

Main House:

Formal Parlor(17'x17'2")Twelve foot ceilings w/wood floors,fireplace,custom draperies,shutters and huge French crystal chandelier.Double doors to Dining room, single door to entrance

Dining room(13'7"x17'2")with wood floors,door to kitchen, double doors to parlor, single door to hallway, custom shutters, chandelier

Library(17'6"x17'1")with wood floors, wood burning fireplace and floor to ceiling built-in bookcases and cabinets with library ladder, Custom draperies,crown mold, and other wood moldings

Study is 12'8" x 13" with wood floors, custom shutters, custom draperies and storage closet.

Updated kitchen(22'3"x11')with Sub-Zero ref.w/icemaker, oven w/microwave,triple sink with disposal, dishwasher, built in custom cabinets with pull-outs, granite countertops, antique three light chandelier, wallpaper, banks of wooden paned windows, breakfast area with ceiling fan,shutters and door to east lawn,door to dining room,door to hall.

Sunroom(23'4"x13"),Panelled walls, ceiling fan,tiled floors. Walls of wood paned windows with floor to ceiling Plantation shutters and doors, beautiful view of grounds,private patio.

Master bedroom downstairs(18'7"x13'2")w/built-in bookshelves and cabinets,private patio,wood floors, closet, shutters, crystal chandelier with carved ceiling feature, 10' ceiling

Three guest rooms upstairs with custom draperies, wood floors in all three, one of these has carpet over wood floors. Two of the guest rooms are oversize. One has dressing room with large closet,mirrored wall, one has double closets. Smaller guest room has closet and entrance door going in to huge attic. Upstairs, there is also a sitting room with double storage closets, wood floors, custom draperies.

Main House and guest house are wired for cable and also, has high speed internet.

12' ceilings in formal rooms, 10' in rest of downstairs rooms.

Guest House: 1343 sq ft with Great room (31'2"x19'7")with large marble fireplace and huge vaulted ceiling, very tall beautiful oak and beveled glass entry door, huge soaring windows with view of grounds and draperies. Wonderful kitchen with double sink, tile counter tops, many built-in storage cabinets with pull-outs, kitchen size is (19'6"x18'2") with Sub-zero ref.w/ icemaker, two ovens, and one conv. or standard microwave, dishwasher,disposal, trashmasher,wet bar w/ sink, tile floors. Bedroom (18'2"x11'8")with separate bath, shutters.Guest house has large circular drive with outside lighting and double carports on each side

Cottage: Not Renovated...1333 sq ft with open kitchen, 3 bdrms,bath and living room.Situated at edge of woods with beautiful view of east pasture. Cottage has not been renovated.

Barn: 9000 sq ft with stalls, many workrooms and storage rooms, sinks. Tavern room has fireplace, full bathroom, bar and built-ins. Barn upstairs is completely floored for huge rec room with fireplace.Barn exterior is wood.

Grounds: Large in ground pool. Partially fenced for horses, entire acreage consists of daffodils, irises, daylillies, etc.Trees are magnolias, pecans, oaks, crepe myrtles, etc. Victorian chicken coop, storage buildings, wood fencing, formal boxwood garden. Original hitching post. Too many features to list.

Other features of main house: Main house is zoned in 4 zones for AC/Heat. New AC/Heat in one zone in main house, new A/C in another zone and new AC/HEAT in Guest House. Custom wood trim throughout, crown moldings, carved wood ceiling features, crystal chandeliers, one is huge crystal with crystal tubing, one carved wood, one brass...Large front porch with 6 columns and extra wide brick walkway to front, and other brick walkways around main house.

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Listing No. 9799

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Mobile: (601) 954-9395

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