Listed by Arthur Thomas Properties
Antique Cape within walking distance to downtown Durham. Many updates provide the discerning buyer with the conveniences of today with the character of the 18th century. Unique details include 3 fireplaces, exposed post-and-beam architecture, built-in shelving and cabinets, and a turned staircase with a wrought iron and rope railing. The updated kitchen features a large island, custom cherry cabinets, soapstone sink, and butcher block / soapstone counters. An AGA cast-iron reproduction stove nods back to a historic era, while providing a modern cooking experience. . This home has a flexible floor plan that would fit many lifestyles. Walking into the side door from the garage offers an open space highlight by the spiral staircase. Many options...office space, reading nook, craft area, family room. The serene back yard is bordered by rock walls and at the far end of the property sits a unique sports court with lights for nighttime play. A one-of-a-kind property offering the new owner a piece of Durham history.