St. Paul MN Historic Real Estate & Homes

st-paul-historic-homesSearch all Historic homes for sale & real estate in St. Paul, MN below.  Three things brought about the birth of the City of Saint Paul, Minnesota: its proximity to Fort Snelling, its location along the Mississippi River and whiskey. We suppose the latter needs a bit of an explanation.

When Fort Snelling was established in 1819, the whiskey trade was just beginning to take off. Fort Snelling officers booted the distillers off federal land. One bootlegger, a French-Canadian nicknamed “Pig’s Eye,” took up his trade 5 miles downstream from the fort to the area that we now know as St. Paul.

From Pig Eye’s decision to settle along that sandy shore of the Mississippi to the formation of the Minnesota Territory in the mid-1800s, St. Paul’s history is reflected in the many vintage properties still standing throughout the city. Get exclusive information about Historic properties below, or to schedule a home showing today - contact your St. Paul real estate specialists now!

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953 Clark St

$169,900

St. Paul, MN
4 Bed, 2 Bath, 1474 Sqft, 0.15 Acres
Residential
Herizon Realty

MLS® #4829020

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Unit 9 - 436 Portland Ave

$589,000

1st time on market, this classic 1904 1st floor Ramsey Hill condo has its own private courtyard! Features 3BRs, 2BAs, 1 car gar, 2750 fsf, formal living room & dining room,...

St. Paul, MN
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 2750 Sqft, 0.06 Acres
Residential
Coldwell Banker Burnet

MLS® #4801270

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710 Linwood Ave

$2,690,000

This magnificent Georgian Colonial designed by Clarence Johnston, sets on a double lot and spreads over 6700 square feet of meticulously renovated living space. Originally ...

St. Paul, MN
7 Bed, 9 Bath, 7494 Sqft, 0.57 Acres
Residential
Edina Realty, Inc.

MLS® #4774373

Photo of Listing #4719308

1104 Hyacinth Ave E

$372,000

St. Paul, MN
3 Bed, 3 Bath, 2328 Sqft
Residential
Re/max Results

MLS® #4719308

527 Battle Creek Rd

$850,000

Rare commanding views of St. Paul & the mighty Mississippi River surrounded by city park reserve. The value here is in the land and would be a treasure for a new home or gr...

St. Paul, MN
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1659 Sqft, 4.1 Acres
Residential
Edina Realty, Inc.

MLS® #4714802

633 Fairmount Ave

$2,295,000

This stately red granite Crocus Hill home was built by Frank B. Kellogg, former US Secretary State and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. The 9000 square foot mansion feat...

St. Paul, MN
4 Bed, 5 Bath, 9356 Sqft, 0.51 Acres
Residential
Coldwell Banker Burnet

MLS® #4700584

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Looking to sell or buy a historic home in St. Paul? Call The Kris Lindahl Team of RE/MAX Results, your neighborhood St. Paul real estate team at (651) 968-2776. We are expert historic home REALTORS® and we know the St. Paul, MN housing market.

Purchasing a St. Paul Historic Home

Some folks can’t resist the lure of St. Paul historic homes while others are brought to theirs by fate. Whichever type of homebuyer you are, it’s important to understand that purchasing a vintage home is not the same as purchasing the modern home.

Old homes, by their very nature, contain dated components. Unless a home has been substantially renovated it may have structural problems, bad wiring and a host of other problems, large and small. A professional home inspection is critical in this type of a home purchase and may require additional inspections by a structural engineer, an electrician, a plumber and others.

Whether you long for a circa 1910 classic in the Summit-University neighborhood or your thoughts turn to a 1889 Queen Anne in Dayton’s Bluff, if it’s listed for sale, you’ll find all St. Paul historic homes for sale here on SaintPaulRealEstate.com. Not finding what you're looking for? contact us online and we'll start looking for that hidden gem.

Then there are local ordinances regarding historic homes. There may be strict guidelines that you’ll need to follow which may make rehabbing the home quite expensive.

If all of this doesn’t dampen your lust for a St. Paul historic home, you’ve come to the right place.

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Listing information last updated on December 11th, 2017 at 4:22pm CST.