Do you dream of living in an over-the-top Victorian? Or picture yourself poolside at a midcentury modern? Here’s where to start hunting.
Let others obsess about massive square footage and the latest upgrades. For some, a home that’s frozen in time is everything, and there’s one particular era whose architecture got everything just right. Whether you’ve always seen yourself in a Revolutionary War–era Federal townhouse, a Frank Lloyd Wright–inspired Prairie School home, or a Spanish Revival—fountain and all—we’ve found old homes for sale in places where history and development aligned to deliver the style of house you’ve set your heart on.
Federal Style (1780s–1840s)
Find it in: Beacon Hill, Boston