Magnificent estate for Sale near Jackson Tn was constructed in 1940 by an affluent strawberry farmer, exhibiting superlative craftsmanship. Spanning over 6300 sq.ft.+/- on the initial two floors, with a grand total of 8000 sq.ft +/- heated and cooled. Welcoming pegged hardwood floors introduce you to a foyer featuring a custom curved staircase and antique chandelier. The residence encompasses 5 extremely spacious bedrooms, 4 full baths, and one half bath. Nestled on 16 gorgeous acres, adorned with majestic towering oak trees, the property boasts abundant porches, patios, terraces, and gardens to enchant and astonish you.
Transition from the living room, accented by a black and gold marble fireplace, to the unique wrought iron screened porch. Includes a guest cottage or in-law quarters, a 2-horse stable with tack and feed rooms, and a Bayco safety horse fence enclosing the pasture. The property's apple tree, with seed DNA sent to the Smithsonian Institute, was allegedly determined to be from the original Johnny Appleseed strain.
The home's 3-brick-thick walls lend a fortress-like appeal, accentuated by an Italian tile roof with longevity. The lower level features 2 bedrooms, a living room, kitchen, breakfast room, formal dining room, and a cozy library with a masonry fireplace. The sunny breakfast room has scalloped built-ins and joins the formal dining room overlooking massive trees. There are 2 enormous master suites, one downstairs with a library paneled study and upstairs that has expansive views of the property, & corner bedrooms offer spectacular views, alongside a spacious landing for reading or unwinding. Bring your horses and indulge in luxurious living in this historic residence, a paragon of American craftsmanship! Ideal for an elegant bed and breakfast or your ultimate dream home!
Several movies were partially filmed here! Own a piece of History near Humboldt Tennessee but only about 9 miles from USJ & Trinity Christian Academy.