123-Year-Old One-Room Schoolhouse Turned Home in DeWitt, Michigan is For Sale
You never know what the inside of someone's home looks like from the outside.
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And for that matter, you don't really know the history of someone's home from the outside either. And that's why I love looking through listings for homes for sale.
Take the house below, for example. It's currently for sale and listed on RE/MAX.
Did you know that this house used to be a one-room schoolhouse?
Okay, maybe a little bit since you clicked on an article that has "schoolhouse" in the title. But you get what I'm saying, right?
Old Schoolhouse Turned Home For Sale in DeWitt, Michigan
Welcome to 4212 West Chadwick Road in DeWitt, Michigan. This piece of DeWitt's history was built back in 1900, making it 123 years old.
According to the RE/MAX listing, it "was once Riley township's 1st one-room schoolhouse, known as Simmons Schoolhouse."
Now, this former one-room schoolhouse is a one-bedroom, one-bathroom home for sale for $169,900.
If you love a home with some history, this one's got plenty of the original architecture and features left. There's a pellet stove, 8-foot-tall windows, and more. There have been some updates, too, including a new "roof, well, and heating system."
If you're looking for an adorable and cozy place to live, this could be the place for you. Take a look through the inside in the pictures below. You'll see the main floor (living room, dining space, kitchen, and bathroom) as well as the upstairs bedroom area.