This Neo-Classical Revival-style, two-story home will surely 'take your breath away'. When you drive up to the front or turn in the driveway, you'll immediately know you are getting ready to tour a true ''Southern Gem''. The wide, wrap-around front porch is charming for welcoming guests and entertaining and relaxing before or after work to 'watch the world go by'. The majestic fluted Corinthian columns, leaded-glass windows and stunning architecture are just a small sign of what's to come. A small side screen porch offers outside privacy. From the moment you step inside to the massive center hall with parlors on each side and the grand staircase, you'll be in love. The left parlor is more formal with a corner fireplace. The casual right parlor has built-ins and a stunning mantle. Behind these parlors you'll find the large formal dining room (left) with corner fireplace and space to seat at least 16. Behind the casual parlor (right) is the massive master suite with a walk-in closet the size of many rooms. This closet include hanging racks on 2 sides, seating and cabinet storage. Behind the center hall is the den/family room with built-ins and the kitchen with tile floors and granite countertops. The enormous sunroom on the back would work perfectly for a casual den, home office, exercise room and additional entertaining space. Let's go upstairs-at the top of the stairs, you'll walk into the extra large landing with 2 extra large bedrooms on each side (total 4 bedrooms). A 2nd kitchen is located on this floor makes it perfect for a B&B-type business. The large leaded-glass doors open to a walk-out balcony - perfect for a bride to throw her bouquet to guests below. Imagine!!! One of the most iconic homes in Scotland Neck's National Historic District. Other: 5 split heating/AC units heat/cool the entire house. Eligible for historic tax credits, close to Sylvan Heights Bird Park, quick walk downtown. Move in ready! Can be purchased furnished or unfurnished.