Private Retreat on Franklin Street! Here you'll enjoy living on historic East Franklin Street and experience everything Chapel Hill is known for. You'll have easy walking or vehicle access to UNC campus, downtown Chapel Hill, shopping, parks, walking/biking trails, coffee shops and more. Best of all, you'll enjoy all this proximity and convenience surrounded by greenery, stone garden walls, outdoor decks, tall trees and lots of wildlife. This is a remarkably unique home on the Triangle Modernist registry. Designed by local architect, Sumner Winn, it combines modernist ideals with craftsman esthetic. Each room is bathed in natural light and the master bedroom offers a "wall of windows", two walk-in closets, jetted tub and double steam shower for luxurious relaxation. This distinctive property is located in the coveted East Chapel Hill High School district and school buses run one block from your door. Buses running frequently both to UNC, downtown Chapel Hill and Duke University and Durham make driving optional. A great home for entertaining, the chef's kitchen features a new (2015) Dacor cooktop, as well as Wolf Oven and Microwave, SubZero Refrigerator and Bosch dishwasher. There is plenty of outdoor deck space and a gas grill for outdoor cooking and dining. Mediterranean style stucco, copper gutters and architectural roof round out the quality external appearance. Home is 0.75 mile from Bolin Creek greenway, half a mile from Battle Park trail system and is an easy walk to the Community Center Park with playground, community rose garden and pool. The house is a 20 min walk to the Chapel Hill Library. It is also 1.0 mile (20 min) to the center of town with myriad restaurants, art galleries, bars, jazz clubs and other night life. It is an easy walk, bike, bus or car ride to UNC campus with its sporting events, Playmakers Repertory Company (live theatre) and leafy walks. Chapel Hill is ideally situated in the Triangle area of North Carolina. Top schools, easy access to Durham (15 min), Raleigh (25 min), RTP (20 min) and Cary (25 min) all make Chapel Hill highly desirable. Close to everything, perfect private urban living in one of the top communities in the country!
For Sale By Owner Home Prices for Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514