1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 (MLS# 203070)

1495 W Connecticut Avenue
Southern Pines, NC 28387
MLS# 203070
Status: Active Under Contract
5 beds  |  6 baths

The Knollwood Estate
Circa 1926
1495 W Connecticut Southern Pines, NC 28387
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The Knollwood Estate
Circa 1926
1495 W Connecticut Southern Pines, NC 28387 Alternating between use as a family estate and an elegant bed and breakfast, this English country manor boasts of many modern amenities while echoing the beauty of yesteryear Spacious 32’ x 24’ room is punctuated by 9’ ceilings and hand molded plaster ceilings and walls Vintage, Diamond pattern leaded glass windows flank the natural gas fireplace Long-lasting Maple tread staircase leads to the second floor Spacious area for Piano and seating arrangement 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 The 16' x 21' Dining room, Appointed with a natural gas fireplace the room draws the memory of a Dicken's setting to the mind's eye, while the 9' ceiling provides the visual appeal well deserved for gatherings around the table Natural Gas fireplace Greek columns create symmetry and balance for a refined breakfast area French Doors grant entry to Garden Room and Atrium Convenient guest bath, adjacent to the breakfast seating area Garden Room Brick floors laid in a basketweave pattern lend to the appeal of the space; and also provides a suitable setting for indoor gardening The design feature of the 19' center ceiling provides visual appeal of the exceptionally expansive views of the spectacular Mid Pines golf course, transforming the golf vista into a living work of art reminiscent of the 1921 Donald Ross design The 22' x 16' Deck, Octagonal gazebo, and sweeping lawn, conducive to entertaining, provide unobstructed views of the majestic magnolia, long-needle pine trees, and established botanicals; as well as the Mid-Pines fairways View of the Mid-Pines fairways View of the Mid-Pines fairways Aerial View of the Mid-Pines fairways 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 Gazebo 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 Gourmet Kitchen layout with one Dacor 6 burner gas range
+ auxiliary Dacor electric oven + a Dacor warming drawer European design Bosch Dishwasher
Beautiful, yet durable quartzite counter tops with lots of linear space
Frigidaire Gallery series refrigerator, and for the seasoned chef, there is a secondary Arctic Air commercial refrigerator 7’ x 9’ Butler’s Pantry The slate look, wood laminate flooring carries over from the kitchen and butler pantry into the office and den for seamless appeal
Office area has a half bath 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 With a nod of being one of the original master suites, the distinctive attributes of this suite include an en-suite bathroom, cedar lined closet and a private sitting room/sleeping porch that looks out to the yard and rolling fairway views 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 With its intimate sitting room/sleeping porch, agreeable en-suite bathroom, and cedar lined closet the St Andrews is nearly a mirror image to the adjacent Gleneagles, and shares the equally awe inspiring views 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 The wood buring fireplace within this suite evokes the scent and cozy warmth of crackling embers burning on a cold winters night. Located on a corner of the home with views of the front and side gardens, the delightful Prestwick accommodations and the adjoining en-suite adds to the appeal of the room 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 Currently dressed in shades of powder blue, the Turnberry has an en-suite of equal admiration and is accessable from both the main stairway, as well as the rear stairway. 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 Lovingly renovated by the current residents, the Muirfield was, in times past, the servants quarters and has served as a private master wing A dressing hall that accommodates a vanity and two additional closets Dual closets, separated by a recessed wall, offers a framed setting for a purposeful piece of furniture; such as the armoire pictured below.
Tray ceiling for visual lift Dressing hall vanity En-suite features a basketweave Carrara marble tile with onyx inlay distinctively parallels the history of decorative art. Whether used as an income producing rental (current use), guest house or mother in law quarters, this separate 1 bedroom 1.5 bath cottage, historically the chauffeurs accommodations, borders the estate's circular drive and serves as a nostalgic reminder of yesteryear.

Property Description
Enjoy ''Pride of Ownership'' of this one-of-a-kind historical estate overlooking the 15th fairway of the Donald Ross designed Mid Pines Golf Course in Southern Pines. Often described as having one of the ''best'' golf course views in The Sandhills, The Knollwood House was built in 1926 and lovingly cared for through the years. The elegance of this English Country Manor exists in concert with 2.06 acres of natural beauty. The sweeping back lawn overlooking the golf course is the perfect setting for entertaining or simply kicking back to enjoy life in The Sandhills. As soon as you turn into the driveway and make your way around the tree lined circle drive to the front of the home, you understand how breathtaking this unique property is.

Listing Info
Status: Active Under Contract
Type of Listing: Single Family
Modular: No
Listing Price: 975000
Current Price: $975,000
Marketing Date: 2020-10-28
Under Construction: No
Sign: Yes
Seller is a Licensed Real Estate Professional: No
Parcel ID: 00034989,00034990
St #: 1495
St. Dir: W
Street Name: Connecticut
Suffix: Avenue
County: Moore
State: NC
Zip Code: 28387
Subdivision: Southern Pines
Minor Subdivision: None
Area: 9A - SO Pines
# Bedrooms: 5
Baths - Full: 5
Baths - 1/2: 2
Total Baths: 6
Garage Type: None
Carport: 3 Detached Carport
Club Membership: No
Waterfront: No
Primary Heat Source: Electric
General Property Description
Year Built: 1926
# Acres: 2.06
Lot Number: 142.143.144
Lot Dimensions: 283x305x285x308
Total Heated Finished SqFt Range: 5000 - 5499
Legal Desc: Lot 142, 143, 144
Zoning: RS-2
Deed Book: 3171
Deed Book Page: 107
Recording County: Moore
Termite Warranty: Yes
Tax City: Southern Pines
City Tax Amount: 3564
Tax County: Moore
County Tax Amount: 4554
Fire/Rescue Tax: 355
Foreclosure: No
Remarks & Misc
Directions: From Midland Road, turn RIGHT on PENNSYLVANIA Turn LEFT onto W. CONNECTICUT AVENUE First house on the left
Bedroom 2 Level: Upper
Bedroom 3 Level: Upper
Bedroom 4 Level: Upper
Bedroom 5 Level: Upper
Dining Room Level: Main
Kitchen Level: Main
Living Room Level: Main
Master Bedroom Level: Upper
Other Type Countertops: quartzite
Property Features
Rooms: Bedroom 2; Bedroom 3; Bedroom 4; Bedroom 5; Dining Room; Kitchen; Living Room; Master Bedroom
Style: Traditional
Levels: Two
Living/Great Room: Fireplace
Dining Room: Fireplace; Formal
Master Bedroom Suite: Separate Sinks
Kitchen: Island; Breakfast Bar; Pantry
Appliances: Dishwasher; Disposal; Microwave; Range; Wall Oven
Floors: Brick; Carpet; Tile; Wood
Interior Features: Fireplace; Generator; Guest Quarters; Security System; Smoke Alarm; Workshop
Exterior: Real Stucco
Roof: Slate
Foundation: Basement; Crawl Space
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Driveway Type: Gravel
Exterior Features: Deck; Dog Run/Kennel; Natural Gas Avail.; Separate Living Quarters; Workshop
Heating & Cooling: Central Air; Central Heat; Natural Gas
Water Heater: Gas
Land Description: Golf Front
Road Description: Public Paved
Water/Sewer Desc: City/County Sewer; City/County Water
Community Type: Single Family
Occupied By: Owner
Primary/Elem School: Call School Board
Middle School: Call School Board
High School: Call School Board
Docs on File: Floor Plan; Lead Based Paint Disclosure; Property Disclosure; Termite Contract
Residence features 5 spacious bedrooms on the second floor, all with private bath. Bedrooms facing the golf course have sleeping porches which can be enjoyed as a sitting room for your guests. Gourmet Kitchen, 3 fireplaces, hand-molded plaster ceilings & walls and the dramatic Formal Dining Room for Holiday gatherings you will cherish for years to come. Numerous historical architectural elements include original oak hardwood flooring, original slate roof, fluted glass doorknobs, vintage diamond patterned lead glass windows, and copper gutters. Home has maintained its original charm with French Doors, Butlers Pantry, & Cedar Closets. Upgrades include Bosch Dishwasher, Dacor 6 burner Natural Gas Range, Dacor Oven & Dacor Warming Oven, 22.2 cubic foot Frigidaire Gallery refrigerator, and Kohler Whole House Generator which is on an annual service contract and was last serviced July 2020. Fabulous 10' x 38' Garden Room with 5' x 7' Atrium and 19 ft ceiling features a wall of windows and brick laid flooring, expansive view of the sweeping lawn offering the perfect venue for entertaining friends and family. The 3 panel sliding door opens wide to spill onto the outdoor living space with a 22' x 16' deck for maximum enjoyment of this exceptional setting. Close in proximity to the main house is a charming 1 bedroom Guest Cottage with Living/Dining Room, Full Bath, Kitchen, Laundry Room and Foyer with Wet Bar. Guest Cottage serves as an income-producing property for the current owners. Natural Gas services the furnace/heaters, hot water heater in main house, clothes dryer and Dacor gas range. Love Golf? Looking for the perfect area to Board & Ride your Horse? Interested in Membership to a Country Club? The Knollwood House is close to everything you are looking for  call today for a tour of this spectacular property and let's talk about all the possibilities...
Room Information
Room Name Length Width Dimensions Level
Master Bedroom17.0016.0017 x 16Upper
Kitchen18.0014.0018 x 14Main
Bedroom 217.0012.0017 x 12Upper
Bedroom 317.0012.0017 x 12Upper
Bedroom 416.0014.0016 x 14Upper
Bedroom 516.0014.0016 x 14Upper
Dining Room32.0016.0032 x 16Main
Living Room32.0024.0032 x 24Main

Listing Office: MLV Properties

Last Updated: March - 07 - 2021

1495 W Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 - MLS# 203070

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