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Closing on 155 year old house

3 months ago
last modified: 3 months ago

I am about to purchase a brick Italianate built in 1867. It needs a ton of work . One of the main issues is one I haven't dealt with before. There is a few feet section of brick under a first floor window that has just dropped, causing the exterior window sill to crack and the floor inside to separate from the wall about 3 inches. There is a crawl space and a termite inspector checked and didn't find termite evidence. Any suggestions? Start with a structural engineer?

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