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  • Price$394,000
  • Beds4
  • Baths3
  • Sq. Ft.3,418
  • Acres0.22
  • Built1882

508 Johnson St, New Bern

Welcome to this Victorian jewel,known as the Furnifold M.Simmons house, ca. 1882.It's classic character flows from room to room & cooks will delight in the dramatic kitchen highlighted by the oversized island with brick tiled flooring that gives it that old world timeless charm.The kitchen will appeal to many who love to entertain & want a central gathering area with plenty of elbow room.Upstairs takes you to the master bedroom conjoined to an office/flex bedroom space with 2nd floor verandah access & 2 walk-in closets in a Jack and Jill bath configuration.There is no shortage of storage.Backyard workshop/hobby room with off street parking for two.This home will appeal to all with a passion for preservation, history and timeless charm.Short distance to the marina & historic downtown.At one time the home had been apartments, obvious by the divided architecture which now adds to the privacy of the bedroom suites and adds to the interesting flow of the upstairs floors. The 3rd and 4th bedrooms share a large closet and/or sitting area and full bath. There is also verandah access for those rooms as well. Walk in storage is abundant throughout. The attic is a dream with a walk up staircase for easy access and standing room floored throughout. Outside provides a large area for off street parking, a .21 acre lot and a workshop or hobby room to spend time in. Experience first hand what has made New Bern such a magical place to live. Stain glass near kitchen bar does not convey

Essential Information

  • MLS® #100044171
  • Price$394,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths2
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage3,418
  • Acres0.22
  • Year Built1882
  • TypeSingle Family
  • Sub-TypeStick-Built
  • StatusActive Contingent


  • AmenitiesSidewalk
  • UtilitiesMunicipal Sewer, Municipal Water
  • ParkingOff Street, Unpaved
  • WaterfrontNone
  • PoolNone


  • ExteriorWood, Vinyl
  • Exterior FeaturesWorkshop
  • Lot Descriptionirr
  • RoofMetal/Tin
  • ConstructionWood Frame
  • FoundationCrawl Space, Block/Brick

Additional Information

  • Date ListedJanuary 20th, 2017
  • Days on Market198
  • Zoningresidential
  • HOA Fees0.00

Community Information

  • Address508 Johnson St
  • AreaNew Bern Downtown Historic
  • SubdivisionNew Bern Downtown Historic
  • CityNew Bern
  • CountyCraven
  • StateNC
  • Zip Code28560


  • Interior Features9Ft+ Ceilings, Blinds, Ceiling Fans, Foyer, Walk-In Closet, Workshop
  • AppliancesRefrigerator, Stove/Oven - Gas
  • HeatingHeat Pump
  • CoolingCentral Forced Air, Zoned
  • BasementNone
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces3
  • # of Stories2
  • Stories2 Story

School Information

  • ElementaryBrinson
  • MiddleGrover C.Fields
  • HighNew Bern

Listing Details

  • Listing Office:Coldwell Banker Willis Smith - New Bern
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