Category: Home Tours

Home Tours of historic homes, cottages, cape cod, Victorian, tiny houses, bungalows, storybook homes and more.

Colorful Queen Anne Painted Lady in Illinois

I was excited to find this colorful Queen Anne painted lady on the market in Wheaton, Ilinois, my home town. It is full of updated bells and whistles befitting its elegance. Drawing room doors with keyhole details let you know this is a historic home. And the bathrooms and kitchen …

Mermaid Cottage Castaway is For Sale

Mermaid Cottage the Castaway Cottage rental is for sale. Drenched in beachy orange, the circa 1950 cottage has been beautifully updated since I first featured Castaway in Tybee Island Vacation – Mermaid Cottages.¬† If you didn’t already know, families flock to Tybee Island for vacation and the Mermaid Cottages are …

Pretty Pink Plantation House In Charleston SC

Pretty Pink Plantation House In Charleston SC As soon as I laid eyes on this pretty pink plantation house in Charleston SC for sale I knew it was special. The house is a “stately 1924 replica of the Twickenham Plantation house,” so it will make a great addition to my …

A Remodeled Tiny Farmhouse In Portland

This home tour features a tiny farmhouse I found on Houzz. The little house is where Designer Jessica Helgerson lived with her family for four years while building their¬†future home. For a family of four, thankfully the inside is redesigned for maximum space efficiency. If you like Farmhouse style, this …

The Oldest Log Cabin In America: Nothnagle Cabin

The Oldest Log Cabin in America: Nothnagle Cabin In 2011, experts declared Nothnagle Cabin to be the world’s oldest cabin standing in its original place. The oldest log cabin in America is in Gibbstown, New Jersey. On the market for $2.9 million, it dates back to 1638.  The cabin was …

Tour America’s Most Expensive Home: A BelAir GiGa Mansion!

We get an inside look at America’s Most Expensive Home. The BelAir GiGa Mansion is back on the market after the buyer pulled out of his contract. Last year it was America’s most expensive home for $250 million. It is down to the third most expensive home now for $188 …