If you've always had a dream of owning an historic home, this could be your big chance. There are a lot of historic homes for sale, including these eight, which are all located within a two-hour drive of the Mohawk Valley. With the help of oldhouses.com, here they are:

 

1890 Colonial

This home could be yours for $310,000, it's located in Wellsville, which is in the Finger Lakes, and is described as "Tara, from Gone With the Wind." Frankly, my dear, you SHOULD give a damn.

Credit: Lisa Darling

 

1890 Victorian

Located in the city of Oneonta, the price on this one is $699,000.

Credit: Jonathan Collett

 

1857 Federal

The asking price for this one, $450,000, includes the 66 acres it sits on in the Capital District.

Credit: Anne Daley

 

1881 Victorian

This home in Canajoharie is a steal at $149,900.

Credit: Laurie Weingart

 

1766 Dutch Colonial

The asking price for this property, located about 30 miles south of Albany, is $595,000.

Credit: Kim Voltz

 

1898 Railroad Depot

This was a functioning, three-building station for the Ulster & Delaware Railroad. It's in East Meredith, near Albany, and the asking price is $389,000

Credit: Charlotte Collett

 

1840 Greek Revival

This home, listed for $217,000, is located in Schaghticoke, near the Capital District area.

 

1840 Farmhouse

Currently operating as a bed and breakfast, the asking price for this house in Springfield Center, near Cooperstown, is $545,000.

Good luck with your new historic home, whether you'll be residing there or maybe turning it into a bed and breakfast or a museum or shop.

 

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