1310 Old Lystra Road, Chapel Hill

Contemporary, updated estate on five acres minutes from UNC Hospital and downtown Chapel Hill offers amenities for all of life’s activities. Airy, light-filled main level features vaulted paneled ceilings, wide plank wood floors and multiple entertaining spaces around a spacious kitchen and dining area. Main level master suite enjoys the privacy of a separate wing and private deck. Two additional bedrooms on main level with two more upstairs. Spacious rear deck overlooks the pool and outdoor kitchen.  Separate guest house perfect for private office or writer’s retreat. Full horse barn with potential as additional garage space, office or art studio. Tennis court and 2800 bottle wine cellar. Mature landscaping with split rail fence and specimen plantings. 

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$3,400,000
MLS #: 2133151
5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half-Bath
7,389 Sq. Ft., 5.40 Acres, 1981
 
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3410 Forest Oaks Drive, Chapel Hill
MAJOR PRICE REDUCTION. Truly unique 3.4 acre estate compound with every amenity included and no detail overlooked. Understated location is convenient to Duke and UNC and near to I-40 for easy access to RTP and the airport. Main level public rooms reflect a traditional elegance, including a paneled kitchen and family room, library with coffered ceiling and dining room with adjacent wine cellar. Second level master suite includes office, infinity edge bath and private stair to pool.  Third level entertainment floor includes nine-seat theater, billiards space and separate game area. Complete apartment with full kitchen and separate entrance. Detached exercise wing features upstairs exercise studio with golf simulator and full bath below. Loggia with lap pool and hot yoga/massage studio with steam shower. Main house, completely renovated to the highest standard in 2006, and more recent additions form a private outdoor oasis shielded from street view. Two level main pool with spa, waterfall and slide. Tennis/basketball court and Jack Nicklaus-designed synthetic putting green with bunker and pitching tees around yard. Full outdoor kitchen and separate patio with fireplace. Three separate garages, one with a lift and room for 7 cars and a large boat or RV. Chapel Hill Schools.    

 

Neighborhood: North Hills
$2,850,000
MLS #: 2141294
6 Bedrooms, 8 Bathrooms, 1 Half-Bath
8,897 Sq. Ft., 3.4 Acres, 1998
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32600 Archdale, Chapel Hill
Secluded at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in the prestigious Highland Pond neighborhood, this remarkable brick estate home seems to float above the trees as a serene private oasis. The foyer, living room and sun room create an open space running the length of the home and perfect for larger entertaining. The spacious gourmet kitchen with breakfast room and dining room provide a more intimate setting for smaller gatherings. Luxurious main level master suite features an oversize dressing room and bath. Enjoy sunset views to the horizon in every season from two main level terraces, sunroom and screened porch. Second level includes three additional bedrooms, two en suite and one sharing a bath with the bonus room. Built with the highest quality and attention to detail by the legendary Max Kennedy.  
Neighborhood: Governors Club
$2,750,000
MLS #: 2083906
4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half-Bath 
7,499 Sq. Ft., 2.6 Acres, 2000
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113 Waterford Place, Chapel Hill

Enjoy this totally renovated (2008) Georgian in the Oaks, one of Chapel Hill's premier neighborhoods. Enjoy the beautifully mature landscaping from one of two large terraces or the oasis-like pool and fireplace in the private walled & fenced rear yard. With Chapel Hill Country Club just around the corner UNC, Duke & RTP easily accessable, you can have it all in this luxurious sanctuary. Formal entry, dining room & office lead you past the spectacular wine cellar to the openplan kitchen, breakfast & family rooms with adjacent gym. Beautifully appointed master bedroom & bath grace the second floor, also home to a spectacular media room with a full bar and adjacent patio. Chapel Hill Schools.

Neighborhood: The Oaks
$2,400,000
MLS #: 2144635
6 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, 2 Half-Baths
7,294 Sq. Ft., .73 Acre, 1987 (2008) 
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1034 Torrey Pines Place, Chapel Hill
SOLD. Classic shake shingle and brick exterior with contemporary accents give this remarkable Dixon/Kirby home a modern yet timeless appeal. Mature landscaping and location at the end of a short cul de sac provide a feeling of seclusion and understatement surprising for its convenient Oaks location. Main level combines elegant formal spaces with family friendly gourmet kitchen and screened porch while the lower level offers play spaces for every age, including a theater with full kitchen, barrel vault ceilinged grotto dining space with wine storage, party/yoga room, exercise room and nanny/relative suite with separate entrance. Main level master suite includes double shower, separate study and outstanding closet space. Three additional bedrooms upstairs, each with private bath and an office/study, also with bath and balcony.  Two level brick patio opens onto the beautifully landscaped yard overlooking the golf course. Ample room for a pool. 
Neighborhood: The Oaks
$2,350,000
MLS #: 2132868
6 Bedrooms, 7 Bathrooms, 3 Half-Baths
9,500 Sq. Ft., .90 Acre, 2008

 

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611 E Rosemary Street, Chapel Hill
NEW PRICE. Originally built in 1914, the Berry-Brown-Tax house has been sensitively renovated, modernized and expanded for the modern family. Located near the end of Rosemary Street facing the large rear lawn of the Horace Williams House, the property feels larger than its .39 acres. Multiple outdoor spaces, including the traditional wide front porch with swing, a covered side porch off the kitchen and living room and an elevated stone rear deck with fireplace and built-in grill. Meticulously landscaped with mature beds and a large oak shading the rear yard. Completely updated kitchen and breakfast room with Brazilian teak floors, complementing the original oak floors throughout. Master suite with fireplace, two additional bedrooms and an office on the second level. Fully finished lower level includes a recreation space with media, dining and hobby areas and a separate exercise room. New garage with large bedroom suite above.
Neighborhood: Historic District
$2,300,000
MLS #: 2051792
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half-Bath 
5,137 Sq. Ft., .39 Acre, 1914 
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9 Portofino Place, Durham

NEW PRICE. Enjoy luxury and convenience in this sophisticated Italianate villa in guard-gated Maida Vale, adjacent to Chapel Hill and close to Duke, RTP and RDU.  Efficient open floor plan revolves around central light-filled entry foyer and family room open to patio and pool. Gourmet kitchen with Viking appliances anchors dining and breakfast rooms on one side. Main level master suite on the other features opulent bath and overlooks patio and pool. Upper level features three guest rooms each with private full bath and an airy loft perfect for media/recreation. Wide plank oak floors throughout both levels. Separate guest house includes a full Viking kitchen, bedroom and living room suitable for a working office, gym or studio as well as guests. Carefully landscaped rear yard includes salt water pool with privacy wall, outdoor kitchen and bar under a loggia and spacious gazebo.

Neighborhood: Maida Vale
$1,995,000
MLS #: 2102156
5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, 2 Half-Baths
5,405 Sq. Ft., 1.05 Acres, 2010 
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3501 Bluestone Court, Chapel Hill
Very rarely does a residence combine so elegantly a beautiful natural setting, a unique architectural design and the spaces and features of today's luxury lifestyle. The five acre lot is a masterpiece of serene Piedmont forest and streams complemented by over 140 Japanese Maples. The home was reconstructed in 2001 under the direction of master builder Max Kennedy. Primarily one-story living with additional guest quarters and magnificent wine cellar on lower level. Pool and tennis court. 
Neighborhood: Stoney Creek
$1,975,000
MLS #: 2145968
5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, 4 Half-Baths
10,300 Sq. Ft., 5.1 Acres, 1988 (2001)
 
 
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10331 Nash, Chapel Hill

NEW PRICE. Experience your own private mountain estate minutes from downtown Chapel Hill. This stone and brick masterpiece features a long view of fairway and mountain, near views of a pond and golf course and 180 degree views of woods and winding Cub Creek. Enjoy the outdoors at every hour from one of the two decks, sunroom or screened porch on the main level or the screened porch on the lower level. Both sunroom and lower level porch share two sided wood burning fireplaces with interior family rooms. Open main level with large family room open to spacious gourmet kitchen with breakfast area. Newly refinished wide plank cherry floors. Main level master suite.  Remarkable lower level with recreation and game spaces, separate lounge with walk in wine cellar and exercise/media room. Two bedrooms, both with baths, on this level are perfect for visiting families.

 

Neighborhood: Governors Club
$1,495,000
MLS #: 2013987
4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half-Bath
6,339 Sq. Ft., 1.26 Acres, 2000
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101 Flagstone Court, Chapel Hill
Elegant Chapel Hill retreat adjacent to the NC Botanical Gardens and convenient to UNC Hospital and downtown Chapel Hill. Main level features a large great room, stacked stone fireplaces, master suite and one additional en suite guest room as well as as a library/office, spacious kitchen and dining room. Den, bonus room and 3 guest suites are accessible by front or back stairs.Remarkable large private lot features level front yard and large semi-wooded rear yard with multiple patios and space for pool or sport court. Mature plantings provide seclusion from street. Hunt’s Reserve is private and quiet, with large lots and bordered by the Mason Farm Reserve. Chapel Hill schools with lower county taxes. 
Neighborhood: Hunt's Reserve
$1,370,000
MLS #: 2147921
5 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, 2 Half-Baths
8,330 Sq. Ft., 1.89 Acres, 2000

 

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10419 Stone, Chapel Hill
Elegant cedar and stone estate combines a fresh transitional exterior with a luxurious yet  traditional interior. Wonderful for entertaining, with large living room, library and study connected by a grand foyer to the spacious kitchen and breakfast room. Main level suite includes two very spacious closets and a sumptuous bath with two separate vanity spaces, each with toilet room. Screened porch overlooks secluded lap pool. Upper level guest suite includes a sitting room which could be an extra bedroom. One additional bedroom upstairs plus unbuilt space preplanned for an additional bedroom. Additional unbuilt space for storage or media room. Outstanding quality and detail, including trim and cabinetry. Convenient location near back gate offers easy access to Chapel Hill, Durham and RTP. 

 

Neighborhood: Governors Club
$1,085,000
MLS #: 2117650
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half-Bath
5,503 Sq. Ft., 2005, 1.73 Acres 
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