This site refreshes every 15 minutes, so the listings are always live, fresh, and current from all SC major market MLS boards with the newest properties

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:16
Average Price:$436,531
Highest Listing Price:$1,400,000
Average Days On Market:68
Average Price/SqFt:$198
Historic Homes For Sale Columbia SC currently has sixteen (16) for sale on MLS. Historic Homes For Sale Columbia SC listings have an average sales price of $436,531 ranging in price from $134,900 to $1,400,000. The average sq ft home size of Historic Homes For Sale Columbia SC Columbia SC is 2,200 square feet. The largest property for sale is 4,205 sqft and smallest 1,000 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 68 days on the market.

What's YOUR Home Worth?

Number of MLS Listings 1 - 9 of 16

1724 Pulaski Street is near the intersection of Laurel St. and Huger St. in the Arsenal Hill neighborhood in downtown Columbia, SC. This location offers convenient access to I-126, Jarvis Klapman Blvd, Elmwood Ave., Taylor and Assembly Streets. The Riverfront Park, The Vista Greenway and the Main Street District are just a short walk away! The original structure was built in 1929. This section of the home features 12-foot ceilings, the living room area, a bedroom, full bathroom and dining/office area A kitchen, master bedroom and full bathroom were added in 2004 during a major renovation project modernizing the electrical, plumbing and air duct systems throughout the home. A second story was added to this extension in 2016 adding two bedrooms, attic, another full bathroom and a laundry room addition. This project also introduced an open floor plan and a full kitchen renovation. The kitchen includes granite countertops, undermount sink and gas range. The outside front of the home features a Charleston-style slanted porch (perfect for Adirondack chairs!) and a terraced yard for outside dining under the Sycamores. The fenced-in backyard is spacious and great for cookouts and gardening projects. A concrete grilling area is just outside one of the backdoors of the laundry room. The walk-in crawl space is perfect for storage. The house to the right of the property is slated for demolition per the City of Columbia.
View details Beds - 4 Baths - 3 Sqft - 1752
Welcome to 2228 Wayne Street, an exquisite residence nestled in the heart of the historic Elmwood Park district in downtown Columbia. This charming home has been revitalized in 2022, blending its rich historical roots with a contemporary flair. Step into a world where the past meets the present – this residence boasts a captivating history preserved within its walls. You'll have to see it in person to believe it! Let's make this house your new home
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 2 Sqft - 2200
Do you long to live in a beautiful, historic home with a big back yard? Can you imagine having three fireplaces...and one of them is in the kitchen? High ceilings? Original old floors? However, you just don't think you could move to a small town to find this dream home because you love the little coffee shops, the Nick, the culture, the local nightlife and the restaurants that living in downtown Columbia offers? Then you should consider this home in Elmwood Park. Why is it so unique? Well, because it's all on one upstairs bedrooms! It comes with an extra lot so your dog has room to roam in the fenced in back yard...or you have the perfect garden spot. It has a super cool rustic old warehouse tucked in beside the back yard giving your new (old) home a very urban vibe! There are 3 BD/3 full BA with nursery/office, and low maintenance siding. The roof is only about 8 years old. The grand front-to-back entrance shows off the "shotgun house" authenticity of the home's original footprint. Lots of storage space, twists and turns and nooks and crannies (which makes it such an interesting home!). There is a Charleston-style alleyway that wraps two sides of the house, a front porch that does the same and the best part is the most private part...are you ready? The back of this house boasts a sunroom, a screened porch and a wonderful deck that runs the width of the house! This home is made for entertaining family and friends! Come fall in love with your new life!
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 3 Sqft - 2954
Counteract high mortgage rates w/this very unique opportunity! Renovated under the Bailey Bill, this historic Elmwood Park home is taxed at pre-rehabilitation assessment ($180k) for 20 yrs (starting 2018). Save thousands each year! Enjoy close proximity to everything incl. 3 blocks to Roy Lynch Park & Logan Elementary, approx. 6 blocks to Curiosity Coffee & another 2 to Indah, 1.2 miles to Segra Park & the Bull Street District; minutes to Vista, State House, USC, & Five Points; & quick access to I-77 & I-26. Features incl. off street parking; double front porches; formal entry & gorgeous staircase; wood floors; original beadboard ceilings in much of the home; formal living room w/bay window, wall of bookcases (2019), exposed brick, & fireplace; formal dining room open to large great room w/three walls of nearly continuous glass & skylights; kitchen w/stainless appliances, gas range, granite countertops, island w/bar, & huge walk-in pantry; master suite w/private bath & walk-in closet; 2 additional bedrooms & additional full bathroom; & huge fenced backyard w/patio (2021) & 320sqft workshop w/covered area. Major updates in 2018 incl. 2 new HVAC units; new wiring & electric panel; new lighting; engineered hardwoods throughout; new drywall throughout; walls & attic fully insulated; new master bath / closet & 2 other renovated bathrooms; renovated kitchen; craftsman style doors; laundry room; & new metal roof on main structure & architectural shingles on rear.
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 2 Sqft - 2433
Investor Alert! Income producing in downtown Columbia. Completely renovated Victorian home conveniently to downtown, five points, shopping, and all universities. Very unique opportunity. The main house is a 1900 sq ft 3BR/2BA that has a beautiful reception room completed with high ceilings, and a vaulted fireplace. Enjoy beautiful hardwood flooring throughout the entire house, a brand-new kitchen, new stainless-steel appliances, and washer/dryer.   The backyard features a beautiful courtyard and renovated 700 sq ft. This space has 2 BR 1 BA with 2-car garage. Hardwood floors throughout, updated kitchen, and washer and dryer. Perfect for renting, in law suite, or space for family.   Come see and enjoy the modern feel of historic living! Currently rented through June  2024.
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 2 Sqft - 1904
Built in 1927, this property offers the opportunity to return a very authentic home near the University of South Carolina to it's bygone grandeur. Located at the corner of two beautiful tree-lined avenues (Enoree and Wateree), it's in the Wales Garden Architectural Conservation District. This designation ensures that the home's exterior character will be maintained during any well-deserved restoration - just as numerous other neighboring properties have. As expected, hardwood floors and high ceilings are featured on the first and second floors, and the third floor has a variety of ceiling heights. The first floor features living and dining rooms, a very large sunroom, and kitchen. Stairs leading to the second floor are uniquely accessed from the living room and kitchen. The second floor has three bedrooms (the master bedroom has a separate room that could be a closet,. study, or nursery) and one full bath. From the master bedroom, there are steps leading to the third floor bonus room. The basement houses the gas furnace, gas water heater, and washer/ dryer locations. The yard is filled with mature plants and trees that provide a great backdrop for the home. If you've ever wanted to take an older home in a storied neighborhood and "do something with it", here's your chance! Finally, the property may qualify for The Bailey Bill - a City of Columbia program that would keep the assessed value (and property taxes) "frozen" at their current rate for 20 years.
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 1 Sqft - 2600
Situated on the sought-after Rosewood neighborhood, 511 S. Walker Street offering a harmonious blend of comfort and convenience. Boasting three bedrooms, it caters to both practicality and space. The strategic location places you close to the University, the stadium, and the vibrant pulse of downtown Columbia. Hardwoods grace the entire first floor. The dining room, seamlessly connected to the living room, forms the heart of this home – an ideal space for shared moments and entertaining guests. Ascend to the loft, a versatile area adorned with a half bathroom, providing an additional retreat for work, play, or relaxation. This unexpected bonus space adds a layer of flexibility to the home, adapting to your evolving needs. As the day winds down, step onto the covered front porch or the back deck, where the soothing ambiance of the neighborhood enhances the overall tranquility. Whether enjoying a quiet evening or hosting gatherings, these outdoor spaces offer the perfect backdrop.
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 1 Sqft - 1824
Welcome to a piece of history and charm! Step into this delightful 1920's bungalow that seamlessly blends vintage allure with modern comfort. Nestled in a sought after neighborhood, this cozy 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom home has 1,218 sq ft. and so much character! Timeless curb appeal with its classic architecture, and inviting front porch! The living room features updated floors and paint, 9' ceilings and tons of natural light. The large dining room off the kitchen features crown molding that adds charm to this great entertaining space! The eat-in kitchen features updated appliances, cabinets and doors with plenty of space for gathering. The large owners bedroom has a ceiling fan, 9' ceilings and large closet. Bedroom 2 is large with ceiling fan and tons of natural light. The updated bathroom features a new vanity, new shower tub combo, and fresh paint! Separate laundry/mud room with tons of storage opportunities leads out to the fully fenced large back yard, perfect for kids, pets and entertaining! Conveniently located to Downtown, Columbia College, restaurants, grocery stores, and so much more! Schedule your showing today. This adorable bungalow will not last long!
View details Beds - 2 Baths - 1 Sqft - 1218


SC mortgage interest rates live. View the latest and most current home loan mortgage interest rates in South Carolina.