Dr. F.W. Hughes Building (2nd Floor)

  • 221 Craven Street
    USA New Bern , NC 28560
    Craven County
  • $299,000
  • 2,500 square feet
  • Zoning: Residential/Commercial

Georgia Johnson
252-259-6666, georgia@georgiajohnson.com


Paul Johnson
252-671-1186, sunsplashyacht@suddenlink.net

Historic Property on Second Floor For Sale

If you like history, culture, and a chance to restore a unique property, look no further! The area is ideal for a renovated condo or retail space. The Dr. F.W. Hughes Building was constructed in 1904 and rented by Romulus A. Nunn, a prominent attorney, Craven County Superior Court Judge, and distinguished local historian. The second floor’s 2500 square foot shell property offers original massive Judge Nunn bookcases, bead board walls, and 14-foot ceilings. The area has an open floor plan with non-load bearing walls.

  • Separate street entrance.
  • In need of total renovation.
  • Firewall between first and second floors.
  • Potential elevator access from the alley.
  • ½ of the alley for landscaping options.
  • New roof installed in Sept. 2019
  • Street level first floor retail business leased by owners

Outstanding features:

  • High ceilings
  • Hardwood floors
  • Bead board walls
  • Wide moldings
  • Original doors
  • Two bathrooms with original fixtures