The Norris-Holland-Hare House is a Federal period house built around 1805 by Needham Norris, the son of Revolutionary War veteran John Norris Jr. and served as a Union field hospital during the Civil War. The original portion is hall and parlor style with an enclosed staircase and has had several additions to the rear. Much of the original historic fabric remains intact, including windows, moldings, mantles, heart pine floors, stairs, and wood-paneled walls. The brick chimneys are laid in Flemish bond with bricks said to have been kilned on the property. The property was occupied until 2017 and is currently being studied for local landmark designation and will be subject to an historic preservation easement and rehabilitation agreement with Capital Area Preservation, Inc.
The asking price is $60,000 for the house and two lots totaling 0.58 acres. Public Bid required. Prior to bid approval, prospective buyers must have a signed preservation easement and rehabilitation agreement with Capital Area Preservation. The high bidder prevails after clearing an additional 10 days for upset bids.
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