SOLD! FULL ASK!
4 beds | 3.5 baths | 4,554 sq ft | .92 acre lot
Phenomenal custom home on just under 1 acres!
A showpiece in classical American architecture. Timeless details, harmonious proportions, & exceptional finishes. Originally, custom built by one of the developers of the highly coveted Dutchman Downs neighborhood for himself and his family. It contains everything one would expect from a custom builders private residence. Marring the functionality & beauty of modern luxury with the character & grace of an historic home. This house—its historic detailing, architecture, finishes, and grand presence—captures the intangible qualities of HOME.
Situated on a quiet street and surrounded by mature trees, this serene home is the ideal opportunity to invest in one of the most sought after zip codes in the area. Dutchman Downs is an extremely desirable and sprawling neighborhood at the heart of Cary... with none of the Cary taxes. Large lots and amenities for everyone, at every age, home ownership here has proven to be an exceptional investment. This lot in particular captures that sensibility. Massive sodded yard with brick patio, charming brick walkways, and sprawling treeline views enhance a sense of tranquility and privacy that you just can't get in this price point. Brand new roof, gutters, septic field and distribution box, skylights, highest grade insulated garage doors, new designer and custom built lighting all replaced in the last few months. Hand-thrown and stamped brick on 3 sides of the home. Likewise, 10+ trees removed, yard completely regraded and soded with 15 new Cypresses and Hollies planted along the back of the property for added privacy. Over-sized garage with separate workroom and closed storage.
The great features are not just outside. This home was built with every detail considered. 100 year old, reclaimed heart of pine flooring, over-sized trim and molding work, hand turned banister posts, dual staircases, and architectural details in every room. Huge kitchen with solid wood cabinetry, granite counters, 2 huge pantries, new faucets and newly installed dual oven and fridge. Ideal for chefs and entertainers alike. Renovated keeping room off the kitchen with views of your large private backyard. Spacious living area with tons of natural light, pocket doors, raised panel fireplace and mill work reminiscent of Colonial Williamsburg. Huge dining room with designer lighting makes for picturesque get togethers. First floor office and sitting room with custom installed french doors.
Downstairs Master or In-Laws suite with private bath and massive walking closet. Second master en-suite upstairs!! Beautiful light, walk-in closet, and ample storage. All bedroom carpets replaced in 2016. Fresh paint throughout the entire house.
The second floor also contains 2 more spacious bedrooms! These bedrooms are especially tranquil. The windows frame treetops, giving you a tree-housesque feeling. Renovated laundry room with new appliances, built-ins, stunning porcelain sink and goose neck faucet, designer lighting, and tons of space to sew or craft.
The additional staircase at the back of the house leads to the second floor bonus room. Ideal for a home gym, additional home office, playroom, dance studio, guest room, media or art room... the configurations are limitless.
Grocery, shopping, and dining all within minutes. Just a few miles to RTP and everything downtown Raleigh has to offer! Located next to the conveniences of Holly Springs, Apex, and Cary with lower taxes. Savvy home buyers will see the value in this property and reap the benefits of this investment for years to come. This is truly a special home.