Condos

Updated June 23, 2021

Condos in historic buildings are found in Winston-Salem, Greensboro and some of the area’s smaller cities. Some are in classic apartment buildings; others are in repurposed industrial or commercial buildings, often with ultra-modern interior design.

Recent Sales

401 E. 4th Street, Unit 502, Winston-Salem
National Register of Historic Places
listing withdrawn July 7, 2020
relisted May 11, 2021

  • $759,900 (originally $850,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 6,684 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $114
  • Built in 1921, converted to condos 2006
  • Listed September 30, 2019
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • HOA: $816/month
  • Note: Two-story penthouse condo that was the home of DeWayne H. Anderson Sr., developer of Piedmont Leaf Lofts and founder of The Landmark Group. The company specializes in adaptive re-use of historic buildings as residential properties.
    • “The Brown Brothers Tobacco Prizery is one of the few remaining buildings from Winston’s late 19th century tobacco industry. … a six-story, brick, Second Empire-style building, complete with mansard roof. The building features multiple window styles, including double-hung sash topped by brick segmental arches. The mansard roof is sheathed in alternating fish scale and straightedge slate shingles. The building is Winston-Salem’s only remaining industrial example of the Second Empire style and one of only three examples of the style remaining in the city.” (Local Historic Landmark Program)

401 E. 4th Street, Unit 301

  • $550,000
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,338 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $411
  • Built in 1921, converted to condos in 2006
  • Listed May 15, 2021
  • Last sale: $194,500, July 2006
  • Note: Forsyth County Local Historic Landmark Program: “The Brown Brothers Tobacco Prizery is one of the few remaining buildings from Winston’s late 19th century tobacco industry. … a six-story, brick, Second Empire-style building, complete with mansard roof. The building features multiple window styles, including double-hung sash topped by brick segmental arches. The mansard roof is sheathed in alternating fish scale and straightedge slate shingles.”
    • “The building is Winston-Salem’s only remaining industrial example of the Second Empire style and one of only three examples of the style remaining in the city.”
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1860 Sissipahaw Way, Saxapahaw, Alamance County
1880 Sissipahaw Way, Saxapahaw, Alamance County
Units are listed for sale in each building.

  • $395,000 to $560,000
  • 1 to 4 bedrooms, 2 to 4 bathrooms, 1,123 to 2,259 square feet
  • Built in 1955
  • HOA: $300/month
  • Note: Condos at Sissipahaw Lofts, a 29-unit development in a converted textile mill
    • Some available units have unfinished interiors to allow buyers to complete them as they choose.

165 Virginia Street, Suite 408, Mount Airy, Surry County
National Register of Historic Places

  • $392,500 (originally $425,000)
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,234 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $176
  • Built in 1923
  • Listed March 27, 2021
  • Last sale: $185,000, April 2015
  • HOA: $235/month, also $400 move-in fee
  • Note: Condo in Renfro Mills

1 W. 5th Street, Suite 101, Winston-Salem
listing withdrawn September 24, 2019; relisted February 10, 2021
listing expired June 1, 2021; relisted June 6, 2021
listing withdrawn June 8, 2021
relisted June 9, 2021

  • $369,900 (originally listed at $449,000)
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 1,655 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $224
  • Built in 1925
  • Listed June 4, 2019
  • Last sale: $290,000, October 2005
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Note: Condo in the Charles Building
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836 Oak Street, Unit 503, Winston-Salem
contract pending June 10, 2021

  • $265,000
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,019 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $260
  • Built in 1920
  • Listed June 8, 2021
  • Last sale: $194,000, May 2018
  • HOA: $254/month
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Note: Condo in The Exchange at Oak Street, a 30-unit former tobacco factory

101 N. Chestnut Street, No. 1, Winston-Salem

  • $239,900
  • 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 769 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $314
  • Built in 1915
  • Listed May 19, 2021
  • Last sale: $109,000, March 2015
  • HOA: $284/month
  • Note: Condo in the Albert Hall building, a former R.J. Reynolds factory in the Innovation Quarter downtown.
    • “Albert Hall was reconstructed after a 1998 fire into office space for technology firms, with the top floor housing loft-style residential condominiums.” (Emporis)
    • Rental property
    • The condo comes with two parking spaces.

1 W. 5th Street, Unit 203, Winston-Salem

  • $219,000
  • 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1,003 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $218
  • Built in 1925
  • Listed June 4, 2021
  • Last sale: $115,000, September 2003
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Note: Condo in the Charles Building
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836 Oak Street, Unit 203, Winston-Salem

  • $218,000
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,005 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $217
  • Built in 1920
  • Listed June 22, 2021
  • Last sale: $175,000, July 2018
  • HOA: $209/month
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Note: Condo in The Exchange at Oak Street, a 30-unit former tobacco factory

315 N. Spruce Street, Unit 506, Winston-Salem
National Register of Historic Places

  • $214,000
  • 1 bedroom, 1 1/2 bathrooms, 894 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $239
  • Built in 1926
  • Listed June 18, 2021
  • Last sale: $184,000, August 2020
  • HOA: $256/month
  • Note: Condo in YMCA building

315 N. Spruce Street, Unit 309, Winston-Salem
National Register of Historic Places
contract pending May 27, 2021

  • $194,900
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,214 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $161
  • Built in 1926
  • Listed May 4, 2021
  • Last sale: $138,500, July 2018
  • HOA: $351/month
  • Note: Condo in YMCA building
    • Not owner-occupied

315 N. Spruce Street, Unit 301, Winston-Salem
National Register of Historic Places
contract pending June 14, 2021

  • $139,000
  • 1 bedroom, 1 1/2 bathrooms, 888 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $157
  • Built in 1926
  • Listed June 10, 2021
  • Last sale: $90,000 September 2017
  • HOA: $256/month
  • Note: Condo in YMCA building
    • Out-of-state owner

801 W. McGee Street, Unit 2, Greensboro
National Register of Historic Places
contract pending June 4, 2021

  • $139,000
  • 1 bedroom, 1 1/2 bathrooms, 612 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $227
  • Built in 1905
  • Listed June 1, 2021
  • Last sale $107,000, May 2017
  • Note: Condo in Wafco Mills, former grain mill