213 Riverside Drive, Morganton, NC


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About 213 Riverside Drive

Situated atop a small knoll on Riverside Drive, Beausejour was the first house built in this prestigious neighborhood. This stunning home was completed in 1892 by Frenchman Emile Frisard and his wife Marie LaGell. It is designated as a National Registry Property & is the queen of the West Union Street & Riverside Drive historic district. The home is within walking distance of the restaurants and art galleries of downtown Morganton. The original flooring, wainscotting, doors, & window surrounds in the house are heart of pine. The large dining room floor features an intricate inlaid pattern of oak & cherry. High 12 ft ceilings add to the specialness of the home. There are 2 full baths, one with a Jacuzzi on the upper level & a half bath on the ground floor. This home has 3 bedrooms & a unique 4th bedroom office/study with a sleeping loft above. The house was meticulously restored in 1987 to it's original glory with appropriate additions made by renowned CLEARSCAPES Architecture &

Features of 213 Riverside Drive

MLS® # 4138719
Price $789,000
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2.50
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 3,094
Acres 0.72
Year Built 1892
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Traditional
Status Active Under Contract

Community Information

Address 213 Riverside Drive
Subdivision Riverside
City Morganton
County Burke
State NC
Zip Code 28655


Utilities Cable Connected, Gas, Wired Internet Available
Garages Driveway, Parking Space(s)
Is Waterfront No
Waterfront None
Has Pool No


Interior Features Built-in Features, Entrance Foyer, Pantry, Whirlpool
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Electric Oven, Gas Cooktop, Gas Water Heater, Refrigerator, Washer/Dryer
Heating Central, Forced Air, Natural Gas
Cooling Central Air
Fireplace Yes
Has Basement Yes
Basement Exterior Entry, Interior Entry, Storage Space


Lot Description Corner Lot, Wooded, Views
Roof Shingle
Construction Wood

School Information

Elementary Forest Hill
Middle Walter Johnson
High Freedom

Additional Information

Date Listed May 22nd, 2024
Days on Market 27
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No

Listing Details

OfficeBerkshire Hathaway HomeServices Blue Ridge REALTORS®

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