The Bridgewater House

7015 Raleigh Lagrange Rd, Cordova, TN 38018

For Sale by Owner


The Bridgewater School was built in the early 1900s by a freed slave and later developed by Julius Rosenwald, the president of Sears & Roebuck, as a part of the Rosenwald School project, which provided schools for African Americans in the rural South. Read more about Rosenwald Schools herehere, and here. Before we bought the house, it had been run as the Bridgewater Bed and Breakfast.

  • 2800 Square Feet
  • 3 Bedrooms / 3 Baths
  • Large Living Room
  • Large Kitchen-Dining Room
  • 2 Storage Buildings
  • 2 Acres / County
  • Built c. 1911

This property has been a wonderful home for our family of six. We are moving because of a job change which will take us to Arkansas. Please contact us if you have any questions. 

901-468-8676 /

We purchased the home in 2012. You can still view the old listings on realty sites:

Below are a few photos from just before we moved in.