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This 1638 House Is the Oldest For Sale in America

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2. 123 Winslow St
> Year built: 1647
> Location: Marshfield, Massachusetts
> Size: 4 beds, 2.5 baths, 2,666 sq ft
> List/sale price: $659,900

This home in Marshfield, Massachusetts, was one of the oldest properties available in 2021, before it sold in March of 2021 for $659,900. Built in the colonial style, it has many classic features from that era, including six fireplaces, wide-plank wood floors, and high ceilings. The home has four bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a galley kitchen, family room, living room, dining room, and a private patio.

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1. 406 Swedesboro Rd,
> Year built: 1638
> Location: Gibbstown, New Jersey
> Size: 3 bed, 1 bath, 1,800 sq ft
> List/sale price: $750,000

This home in Greenwich Township, New Jersey, was built nearly 400 years ago, making it not just the oldest home put up for sale in 2021, but also the oldest log cabin in the Western Hemisphere that is still standing. Constructed in 1638, the log home is on the National Register Of Historic Sites. It also features an attached colonial home built a century later.