16 Park Pl Richwood, WV 26261
16 Park Pl, Richwood, WV 26261
Spacious 3-level home near downtown Richwood. Living and family rooms, 7 bedrooms, 3 baths, finished attic, fenced swimming pool. This historic, comfortable 4,200+/- sq ft home with a wraparound porch occupies a corner lot within walking distance of downtown Richwood. Built-in 1902 and frequently updated, it features hardwood flooring, a large living/dining room, a birch-paneled family room, an office, a second-floor laundry, an attached garage and workshop, and a large yard with a fenced pool and garden plot.
Discover a Historic Gem in Richwood
Are you searching for a historic, comfortable home with ample space and modern amenities? Look no further than this spacious 4,200+ sq ft, 3-level home near downtown Richwood. Built-in 1902, this beautifully updated residence offers a blend of historical charm and contemporary comfort that's hard to find.
Historical Elegance Meets Modern Living
As you step onto the brick sidewalk and approach the covered front porch, you'll immediately appreciate the timeless appeal of this property. The porch wraps around one side of the house, providing the perfect spot for relaxing on rockers or a porch swing.
Upon entering, you're greeted by a large entry hall adorned with a chandelier. Glass pocket doors reveal a spacious living/dining room featuring hardwood flooring, a gas fireplace with a wood mantel, and plenty of natural light. The formal dining area seamlessly flows from the living space, both graced with charming chandeliers.
A Kitchen Fit for Culinary Creativity
The well-appointed kitchen boasts white cabinetry, burgundy laminate counters, a stylish tile backsplash, and a granite composite sink. With counter seating for 2-3 and a convenient work island, it's the heart of this home. You'll love the hardwood flooring and the ceiling fan that keeps the space comfortable. Modern appliances include a Samsung gas range, wall-mounted Kitchen Aid microwave, Samsung refrigerator with a freezer drawer, and a Maytag dishwasher.
Relax in the Cozy Family Room
Located at the rear of the home, the family room showcases exquisite red birch tongue-and-groove paneling and windows on two sides. This space opens to a porch that can easily transition into a sunroom during the winter months, providing year-round enjoyment. Accessible from both the family room and living room, this versatile area offers endless possibilities.
Functional Office Space
Adjacent to the family room, you'll find a small office with wood wainscotting and a tiled floor, ideal for a home office or creative workspace.
Main Level Convenience
A full bath with a shower on the main level adds convenience and versatility to this charming home.
Upstairs, a World of Comfort
Ascend the oak stairway with a carpet runner to discover four bedrooms and two full baths opening to a central hallway. The master suite features a ceiling fan, hardwood flooring, and two louvered closets. In the master bath, enjoy a walk-in shower, laminate flooring, and a vanity with a cultured marble sink.
Bedroom 2 offers ample space with four windows, hardwood flooring, and a ceiling fan. Bedroom 3 is carpeted and features two windows, a louvered closet, and a ceiling fan. Bedroom 4 boasts hardwood flooring, two windows, a double closet, and a ceiling fan.
The second Bathroom and Laundry Room
The shared second bathroom includes a tub, a vanity with a composite marble sink, and plenty of storage for linens and towels. Conveniently located on this level, the laundry room is equipped with a Whirlpool washer, an LG dryer, storage cabinetry, and space for ironing.
Versatile Finished Attic
Head to the third floor via the carpeted stairwell to discover a finished attic with hardwood flooring and paneling. This unique space comprises four rooms with intriguing ceiling angles, offering endless possibilities. Two of the rooms feature closets, and one boasts a striking wall of built-in drawers.
- A partial basement for utility needs
- Enclosed breezeway/mudroom connecting the three-bay garage to the house (two bays for vehicles, one as a spacious workshop)
- In-ground swimming pool discreetly fenced for privacy, surrounded by decorative tilework and a sunning area
- Mature landscaping, yard with garden plot and raised beds
A Slice of Richwood's History
This magnificent home was originally constructed in 1902 for Captain Henry W. Armstrong, superintendent of the Cherry River Boom and Lumber Company. Crafted with the finest materials available, it has been lovingly maintained and updated by its current owners for over five decades.
Don't miss the opportunity to make this historic Richwood gem your own. Contact us today for more information and to schedule a viewing of this exceptional property.