Steeples, Storefronts & Studios: Converted Homes for Sale
Every home tells a different story. Some buyers prefer the blank pages of a new construction, while others are drawn to the history lesson found in older homes. And, somewhere in the middle, others find that converted homes provide the best of both worlds: a unique past and a fresh start as a single-family residence.
Fort Greene firehouse
124 De Kalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY
For sale: $4.289 million
Built in 1930, this 25-foot-wide former firehouse has been renovated with 2 loft duplexes featuring high ceilings, oversized windows and skylights. A private rooftop deck provides views of Fort Greene Park across the street as well as an array of neighborhood boutiques and cafes.
98 March Hill Rd, Walpole, NH
For sale: $320,000
Moving is made easy in this Walpole, NH home with a larger-than-life sliding barn door. Previously used by a prominent artist, the 3,620-square-foot space has been converted into light-filled living quarters with an upstairs loft, kitchen, study and living room.
Stained glass shop
840 Rogue River Hwy, Grants Pass, OR
For sale: $165,000
With the sign and storefront still intact, this 2,900-square-foot stained glass shop also features a recently remodeled 1-bedroom, 1-bath apartment. The living space is only 900 square feet, but there’s plenty of room to expand.
76 Lincoln St, Holyoke, MA
For sale: $249,900
Built in 1885, this converted church features original stained glass windows, soaring ceilings and a steeple to top it off. The 9,787-square-foot interior has been renovated to include 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a new kitchen and creative living spaces.
Delware County barn
524 Sproul Rd, Villanova, PA
For sale: $1.1 million
This 1800s Delaware County barn has been converted into a contemporary home with 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, an art studio, workout space and other modern amenities. Meanwhile, the barn’s original timber, stone walls and hardwood floors serve as a reminder of the home’s history.
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