The Wesley Park Historic District is ideally located in downtown Huntington Beach in an area called "Old Town." This is a very unique neighborhood with older historic homes that date back to the early 1900's. Many of the homes in this area are located on large over-sized lots and have lots of charm and personality to them. Interiors often feature hardwood flooring, beamed ceilings and large backyards. This section of Huntington Beach is the best place to shop for older homes but don't be surprised when these homes can also command a premium in price, well above other similar type properties in the neighborhood.
The location is perfectly appointed within near main street that offers a multitude of shopping and restaurants and just minutes to the Huntington Beach Pier area. Select historic properties will be on the National Historical Registry List which usually means big tax savings through the Federal Mills Act. The Mills Act provides historic homeowners will huge tax discounts in lieu of taking care of the historic property. This means any large renovations done to the home must be cleared through them. The following are historic home listings found in the Old Town area. Please contact any of our Huntington Beach Real Estate agents to learn more about this unique homes for sale.
Huntington Beach 330 Crest Avenue
This historic Huntington Beach home is an absolute one-of-a-kind property that must be seen to be believed. The stunning features of this century-old home have been lovingly maintained, offering a classic look & feel that simply can't be found in modern properties. Originally built in 1921, the home was moved to its current location from the Downtown area due to the influx of oil wells. The home was bought & occupied by Dr. Ralph Hawes (after whom the local elementary school is named) followi...$1,695,000
Huntington Beach 603 8th Street
Completely remodeled and brought up to code in 2013, this 1916 craftsman is a stapled of downtown Huntington Beach living. Located in the small pocket of downtown that's close enough to walk to Main Street, Pacific City, and the beach without compromising increased traffic and parking issues. The owner just recently received approval from the city to build an 1,171 square foot ADU addition on top of the garage with an elevator as well and the plans will be included with the sale of the prop...$1,270,000