$489,900 555 New Bern Avenue Raleigh, NC

MLS: 2214721   Type: Single Family   County: Wake   City: Raleigh   Zip: 27601   Style: Colonial   # Rooms: 7    Stories: 2

Mortgage $2,300 /mo



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The Henry Porter house, Circa 1850. One of the oldest residential structures standing in Raleigh. Surrounded by modern homes, this Greek Revival is a startling juxtaposition on the block. Historic Landmark. Fireplaces throughout, Wide plank Hardwood floors inspire! Commercial zoning. Home in remarkable condition for it's age. Located across from historic city cemetery est. 1792. This home exudes prominence and enchantment. Marvel at 555 paired with a stunning White Oak and brick/wrought Iron Fence.

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Wake - Root
Distance: 3.34 Miles
Wake - Moore Square Museum
Distance: 0.4 Miles
Wake - Sanderson
Distance: 5.65 Miles

Price History

9/13/2018 Listed $489,900

Accessibility 36 in + Doorways, Serviced By Bus Line
Elementary School Wake - Root
HOA Fee 0
HOA Fee 2 0
High School Wake - Sanderson
Inside City Yes
Latitude 35.780364
Listing Area Wake
Listing Status Active
Longitude -78.629896
Middle School Wake - Moore Square Museum
New Construction No
Property Description Single Family
Special Conditions Seller Lic. RE Prfssnl., Seller Nt Owner of Record
Style Colonial
SubArea 001 - Raleigh/D
Subdivision Not in a Subdivision
Type Detached
Year Built 1850
Zoning ox-3-de

Interior Features

# of Fireplaces In Bedroom, In Den, In Family Room, In Great Room, In Living Room, In Master Bedroom, In Rec Room, In Study, Wood Burning
# of Rooms 7
Attic Description Floored, Pull Down, Unfinished Att
Basement No
Bath Features Bath/Shower, Fiberglass Bath
Cooling Central Air, Heat Pump, Gas Pack
Dining Room Separate Dining Room
Equipment/appliances No Equipment/Appliances
Fireplace 4+
Flooring Carpet/Wood, Hardwood, Tile Floor
Fuel Heat Natural Gas
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Heating Forced Air, Heat Pump, Gas Pack
Interior Features 10Ft+ Ceiling, 9 Ft Ceiling, Bookshelves, Ceiling Fan, Wet Bar
Master Bedroom on 1st Floor No
Other Rooms Den, Entry Foyer, Family Room, Great Room, Office, Separate Living room, Study
Total Baths 2
Total Beds 0
Washer Dryer Location No Washer Dryer
Water Heater Gas

Exterior Features

Acres 0-.25 Acres
Approx Lot SqFt 6969.6
Design 2 Story
Exterior Features Brick Wall, Covered Porch, Fenced Yard, Historical Area, National Historic Desg, Porch, Neighborhood Playground
Exterior Finish Wood Ext
Foundation Brick Foundation, Crawl Space, Masonry, Pier & Curtain
Garage 0
Lot Description Corner Lot, Hardwood Trees, Road Frontage
Lot Dimensions 64x106
Lot Size Area 0.16
Parking Entry/Front, Entry/Side, Street Parking
Roof Shingle
Water/Sewer City Sewer, City Water

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (27601)

Price 489K Avg 492K

Sqr Feet 2,662 Avg 1,967

Cost / Sqr Ft $184 Avg $250

Acres 0.16 Avg 0.14

Visits 13 Avg 85

Days on Site 6 Avg 86

Walkscore® 68 Avg 67

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