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View all historic houses for sale in Columbia SC. Homes for sale in and around Columbia SC built before 1900. View all the oldest houses for sale in the Columbia SC area by price, city, town, age, neighborhood, and size. Search MLS for the most historic homes in Columbia SC on MLS for sale. Many of the downtown Columbia homes are historic, especially in neighborhoods such as: Cottonwood-Bellview, Elmwood Park, Earlewood and Olympia. The Charleston SC area historic homes are some of if not, the most historic homes in all of South Carolina and also the entire United States alongside Philadelphia and Virginia houses. A large portion of SC historic properties will be found in Camden SC in addition to those near the coast of SC. 

MLS Listings Data

Total Listings:21
Average Price:$408,995
Highest Listing Price:$820,000
Average Days On Market:58
Average Price/SqFt:$199
Historic Homes For Sale Columbia SC currently has twenty-one (21) for sale on MLS. Historic Homes For Sale Columbia SC listings have an average sales price of $408,995 ranging in price from $129,900 to $820,000. The average sq ft home size of Historic Homes For Sale Columbia SC Columbia SC is 2,051 square feet. The largest property for sale is 3,850 sqft and smallest 1,020 sqft. View property listings for sale by price, street, subdivision, age, property type, location, features, size, and listing date, and time on MLS with an of 58 days on the market.

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Full of charm and character from the curb to the back yard! This sweet home on Lee Street has been well-loved for many years and brings old and new together. Be greeted by the cozy front porch where you can relax or dine al fresco. Upon entry is a formal living area with high ceilings and hardwood flooring; both you will find throughout. The kitchen is central to the home with an island, bar seating, granite countertops, tiled backsplash, a pantry and stainless appliances. Adjacent to the kitchen is a a mud room/drop zone and spacious family room that opens up to the covered back deck. Master suite provides his and her walk-in closets, a private bathroom outfitted with a water closet, tub, shower and double vanities. Additional bedroom suite has a tiled shower and walk-in closet. Third bedroom shares access to the hallway bath. Stunning private covered back deck is the perfect set up for summer cookouts with family and friends. It opens to the spacious backyard and even has an outdoor fireplace for the colder months. Situated in a wonderful location on Lee Street, this property is walkable to the Devine Street District, Five Points and Shandon neighborhood. See this home today!
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 3 Sqft - 2310
Come see this splenid 100 year old historical home in the beautiful Rose Hill neighborhood. Close to Five points, USC Campus and Downtown Columbia. Designed by Architect J. Carroll Johnson. Nestled on a quarter acre, this 3 bed, 2.5 bathroom home features its gorgeous original hardwood floors and hand blown glass windows. The landscaped back yard is reminiscent of an English Country Garden. A gem of Downtown Columbia!
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 2 Sqft - 2064
Welcome to a truly unique gem in the heart of Elmwood Park! This historic home, originally built in 1905, has been meticulously transformed from a duplex into a stunning single-family residence. This home underwent a complete renovation, stripping it down to the studs and reimagining the layout to create a perfect blend of classic charm and contemporary luxury with the bonus of brand new electrical and plumbing systems. No expense was spared in this renovation. The home boasts luxury engineered hardwood floors and exquisite tile work throughout the bathrooms, entryway, and laundry room. The kitchen is a chef's dream, equipped with top-of-the-line appliances including a Dacor gas stove with vent hood, double ovens, and pot filler, Dacor built-in refrigerator, Sharp built-in microwave, Samsung dishwasher, and Zephyr wine cooler, all complemented by custom cabinetry. The home features unique and custom light fixtures throughout. The thoughtfully designed laundry room features a convenient laundry chute from the second floor, and the GE washer and dryer that can convey with an acceptable offer. The downstairs master bedroom features a custom walk-in closet, a garden tub, and a walk-in shower with multiple jets and a rainfall shower-head. Upstairs, you'll find a second living room and three bedrooms, each with its own full bathroom. All windows are adorned with custom wooden plantation shutters, adding to the home's historic charm. The middle bedroom also includes a unique third-story bonus room, perfect for a variety of uses. Step outside to your private oasis. The covered porch is perfect for relaxing and in the yard you'll find a custom queen sized bed swing. The custom saltwater, heated gunite pool with a hot tub and beautiful tile surround, offers the perfect setting for both relaxation and entertainment. This home is a rare find, combining the best of historic character and modern luxury in one of the most desirable neighborhoods just steps away from Main Street. Don't miss the opportunity to make this exceptional property your own.
View details Beds - 4 Baths - 4 Sqft - 3318
This early 1900's home has the style, character, and charm rarely replicated in today's times. The rooms are very large and have high ceilings and beautiful hardwood floors, with a large open center hallway, very large open kitchen with an office on the back side of the home. Very large yard approx 4/10's of an acre. This property has many opportunities for long term ownership or for a renovator to do some updates to increase the value- this one is definitely worth seeing in person! Owner has never lived in the property. New roof just replaced February 2024. Presently the property is leased on a month-to-month lease .
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 1 Sqft - 1748
Welcome to your NextHome. This spacious bungalow features hard wood floors and updates throughout while preserving original charm. All bedrooms and bathrooms located on 1 level! Fully fenced backyard double lot (TMS R-09209-16-28) gives plenty of space for your babies with feet or paws to run wild. Located in the fun and vibrant North Main district right in front of Hyatt Park, which is under-going a major renovation. Perfect for first time home buyers or investors- Fully Furnished!
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 2 Sqft - 1624
Welcome to your new home in the charming neighborhood of Melrose Heights in Columbia, SC! This stunning 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house boasts 2013 sqft of beautifully renovated living space. Step inside to find a brand new kitchen, gleaming floors, and modern light fixtures throughout. The spacious master bathroom has been completely updated for a spa-like retreat. Outside, you'll find a backyard oasis complete with a shed for extra storage. With two driveways providing ample parking space, this home is perfect for entertaining guests or simply enjoying quiet evenings at home. Don't miss out on the opportunity to make this dream home yours!
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 2 Sqft - 2013
Own a piece of history! Built in 1910, this home is on the National Registry of Historic Places and packs all the classic charm like original hardwood floors and beautiful glass door knobs with modern upgrades! 3 MASSIVE bedrooms plus an extra room that makes a great office or nursery. Both bathrooms have been updated with the large upstairs bathroom featuring a double vanity and jetted jacuzzi bathtub. A large walk-in closet upstairs, an attic, plus under the stairs storage provide ample storage space. The beautiful bay windows allow sunlight into the home providing great natural light. The owners installed granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, new roof in 2016 and air units replaced. (One in 2016 and the other in 2022) A low maintenance, fenced in brick back courtyard is great for grilling and entertaining. The homes offers a transferrable termite bond and 1 year home warranty. Unique to the neighborhood, this home has a 2 space parking pad along with the parking on the street. Enjoy downtown living? This home is close to all that downtown Columbia has to offer. In highly sought after Elmwood Park, this home PRICED UNDER MARKET VALUE wont be on the market long! This home qualifies for the Richland County Bailey Bill which allows you to make more renovations and keep the pre-rehab tax estimate for 20 years!! Huge Savings!!
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 2 Sqft - 1980
Welcome to this charmingly renovated residence in the heart of Columbia's desirable Melrose Heights off Gervais Street. This classic home beautifully marries the old-world charm of downtown living with modern amenities and sophisticated upgrades. Featuring new replacement windows and a host of major updates including a new roof, HVAC system, and water heater, this home maintains its historical elegance while providing the comfort and efficiency of contemporary finishes. Original hardwood floors have been meticulously refinished, enhancing the rich character of this old Shandon style cottage. The bathrooms have been delightfully remodeled with intricate tile work and new vanities, creating luxurious and functional spaces. The spacious kitchen will inspire your culinary adventures with its new shaker cabinets, stainless steel appliances, and exquisite tile details. It opens up to a large great room, making it an ideal setup for entertaining guests. Additional highlights include a vast laundry room equipped with a convenient half bath. The great room flows seamlessly onto a patio, offering a perfect setting for social gatherings or quiet evenings outdoors. A cozy porch also provides a serene spot for relaxation and neighborhood views. Located just minutes from fine dining on Devine Street and the vibrant downtown area, this home is perfectly positioned for enjoying the best of Columbia.
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 2 Sqft - 1965
Unique Historic Townhouse with tons of character in the heart of the Vista! Step out the back door to Publix and out the front door for a short walk to many restaurants, theaters, the riverwalk, museums, and Soda City every weekend. Plus, a short drive to UofSC, Prisma Hospital, Ft Jackson, and Interstates 20 & 26. Open floor plan living area with tall ceilings that have exposed wooden beams, brick wall, built ins, and fireplace in the living room as well as gorgeous Brazilian cherry hardwood floors that flow into the formal dining room & kitchen. Gourmet eat in kitchen is fully equipped with granite counters, ample cabinets, gas stove with hood, wet bar, and wine fridge. More hardwood floors on the 2nd level that continue into both bedrooms. Primary bedroom with luxury en suite that features large tiled shower with dual shower heads and dual vanity. Bedroom #2 also has a private full bathroom. Spiral stairs lead to the cozy loft with easy access to attic storage. Designated parking spaces for residents. Building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Take advantage of this opportunity to own a piece of history and to live in the heart of all downtown Columbia has to offer!
View details Beds - 2 Baths - 2 Sqft - 2100


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