Guilford County

Updated April 9, 2020

Classic homes dating back to the 19th Century are found throughout Guilford County and the towns of Gibsonville, Jamestown, Julian, McLeansville, Oak Ridge, Pleasant Garden, Stokesdale, Summerfield, Whitsett and others.

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Eastern Guilford County
Forest Oaks, McLeansville, Sedalia, Whitsett
Gibsonville
Jamestown
Northern Guilford County
Browns Summit, Oak Ridge, Stokesdale, Summerfield
Pleasant Garden
Elsewhere in Guilford County
Climax, Julian, Kernersville and more

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Recent Sales

Eastern Guilford County

1000 N.C. Highway 61, Whitsett
contract pending March 4, 20221

  • $269,000
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,173 square feet, 1.19 acre
  • Price/square foot: $124
  • Built in 1900
  • Listed February 22, 2021
  • Last sale: $75,000, October 1993
  • Note: Vinyl siding

Gibsonville

303 Burke Street, Gibsonville, Guilford County
The Burke Manor Inn & Pavilion
listing withdrawn January 2021
relisted March 2021

  • $2.2 million
  • 6 bedrooms, 7 1/2 bathrooms, 5,166 square feet, 2.64 acres
  • Price/square foot: $426
  • Built in 1906
  • Listing date not known
  • Last sale: $1.1 million, January 2011
  • From the inn’s website: “Caesar Cone, a textile magnate and co-founder of Cone Mills Corporation, built the house on 303 Burke Street in 1906. In 1911, Caesar Cone sold the home to J.W. Burke, where 4 generations of the Burke family resided in the estate. The Brady Family bought Burke Manor in 1999 and restored the home to its original grandeur, as designed by the Cone family. The Brady’s converted the grounds into an inn with the idea of transforming the house into a bed & breakfast. The owners today, Lori and Lil Lacassagne, purchased Burke Manor in 2011. ”
    • The property includes an in-ground pool.
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7075 Kivette House Road, Gibsonville
The Kivette House
Blog post — The Kivette Houses, Both Now For Sale: The Gibsonville Homes of Two Sisters Who Loved Parties and Elon (July 11, 2020)
listing withdrawn November 8, 2018
relisted September 9, 2019

  • $825,000 (originally $829,900)
  • 7 bedrooms, 4 1/2 bathrooms, 6,336 square feet, 12.82 acres
  • Price/square foot: $130
  • Built in 1934
  • Listed March 11, 2018
  • Last sale: $365,000, December 2004
  • Note: The property includes a two-story carriage house.
    • The property was marketed previously as a residence or as a b&b/event venue (although there already is one in Gibsonville).
    • For more about the Kivette family, click here.
    • The house was listed recently for about a year, originally at $875,000.

612 Springwood Avenue, Gibsonville
contract pending March 3, 2021

  • $239,000 (originally $249,000)
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,903 square feet, 1.02 acres
  • Price/square foot: $126
  • Built in 1900
  • Listed October 15, 2020
  • Last sale: Not found in online records

Jamestown

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415 E. Main Street
The Thomas C. Ragsdale House
listing withdrawn May 14, 2020; relisted August 10, 2020

  • $3.5 million (originally $2.5 million)
  • 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 7,685 square feet, 42 acres
  • Price/square foot: $455
  • Built in 1951
  • Listed September 4, 2019
  • Last sale: $880,000, June 2004
  • Note: The price was raised by $1 million when the size of the property was doubled to 42 acres.
    • Ragsdale was a mayor of Jamestown (1951-53) and one of seven children of Lucy Coffin Ragsdale, a well-known advocate for public education and namesake of Ragsdale High School in Jamestown.
    • The property includes a swimming pool, pond, guest house, four-car garage, and a five-stall horse barn and horse pasture.

Northern Guilford County

  • Auction scheduled for July 1, 2021, 10 a.m., Guilford County Courthouse
  • 4 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 2,224 square feet, 1.15 acres
  • Built in 1913
  • Listed October 17, 2021
  • Last sale: $115,000, September 2005
  • Note: Prince E. Taylor Sr. (1865-1953) bought the property in 1904 from Cesar and Jeannette Cone. He paid $164. Taylor owned the property until his death.
    • His obituary in the Greensboro Daily News: “Veteran Blacksmith Claimed By Death: Prince E. Taylor, 87 year-old Brown Summit Negro blacksmith, died Friday at his home following a short illness. The elderly blacksmith had worked at his trade for more than 50 years. He continued to work until the last day of 1952 and became ill on New Year’s Eve. He is survived by four daughters, two sisters and three grandchildren. Funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at the Locust Grove Baptist Church…Burial will be in the church cemetery.”
    • It’s unclear who inherited the house, but daughter Annie Taylor Buffaloe (1899-1992) inherited it in 1983. She sold it in 1987.

Pleasant Garden

No current listings

Elsewhere in Guilford County

5677 Old Randleman Road
contract pending March 29, 2021

  • $320,000
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 2,610 square feet, 5.48 acres
  • Price/square foot: $123
  • Built in 1930
  • Listed March 26, 2021
  • Last sale: $274,000, March 2019
  • Note: The property includes three outbuildings and a chicken coop.