• MLS® #: 2105183
  • 899 Messenger Rd

  • Sparta, TN 38583
  • $2,999,999 NEW
  • 3 Beds, 3 Bath, 3984 , 242.00 Acres
  • Residential
  • Office: Re/max One, Llc

Historical property with 2.5-3.0 miles of river frontage on the Calfkiller River. General John W. Simpson built the original house in 1831. It is reported the first skirmish of the Civil War was fought on this property. INVESTORS, with the river frontage this could be a great development property. The original house would make a great museum. The house is "AS IS" The foundation is hand-hewn limestone blocks, and the original bricks are handmade. The guest house has 3Br,2B, 1344 sq ft.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #2105183
  • Price$2,999,999
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Square Footage3,984
  • Acres242.00
  • Year Built1831
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address899 Messenger Rd
  • Area52 - White County
  • CitySparta
  • CountyWhite County
  • StateTN
  • Zip Code38583


  • Parking Spaces4
  • ViewRiver
  • Is WaterfrontYes


Attached,Circular Driveway,Driveway,Gravel


  • HeatingCentral
  • CoolingCentral Air
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces4
  • # of Stories2

Interior Features

Central Vacuum,Utility Connection


  • RoofShingle
  • ConstructionOther

Exterior Features

Barn(s),Carriage/Guest House,Storage

School Information

  • ElementaryWoodland Park Elementary
  • MiddleWhite Co Middle School
  • HighWhite County High School

Additional Information

  • Date ListedDecember 5th, 2019

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Listing information last updated on March 30th, 2020 at 5:27am CDT.