5 Beds; 2.5 Baths; 2999 Sq.Ft.
8018 Rominger Rd. Sugar Grove, NC 28679
Historical National Registry, 5BR/2.5BA Victorian home nestled on 3 level acres w/split rail fence leading to gated entrance. Built in 1897, The Painted Lady has a barn which features a large loft w/2 attached sheds suitable for livestock. Acreage includes 2 gazebos, creek, and desired mountain/valley views. Well-manicured lawn encircles a covered front porch and back deck for entertaining. Original flooring throughout main level which includes a formal Dining Room, Parlor, Kitchen, Bonus Room, Den, and Keeping Room with four gas fireplaces. The kitchen has energy efficient appliances, custom cabinetry and fireplace for ambience atmosphere. The second level has four spacious bedrooms w/fireplace inserts in each room. One bedroom has an extended porch. The 3rd level features a finished attic or bonus room. Cupola boasts views of the surrounding valley. Colorful diamond-edge shakes/gingerbread detailing outside will leave you feeling that Serendipity Acres is the place to be.
My Notes: Wow! The colors! Love the exterior details like the scallop shingles/imbrication and intricate gable gingerbread. Beautiful yard. Despite some decent interior photos; I wish there were more - I'm not seeing everything there. Link to the NRHP paper here; it gets a whole pdf to itself.
I also stole a picture from the Wiki entry.