Listing courtesy of Hodge & Kittrell Sotheby's Int

2627 Fairview Road
Raleigh, NC 27608

Home for sale - Budleigh

Welcome to 2627 Fairview Road, a Gothic English Revival estate of unparalleled elegance, meticulously crafted by John C. Sanders and Company and designed by the renowned Carter Skinner. As you approach, be mesmerized by the grandeur of the brick pillars adorned with majestic gas lanterns and wrought iron gated entry, setting the tone for the enchanting experience that awaits within. This extraordinary residence boasts an exterior enveloped in oversized handmade brick with buff mortar, accentuated by limestone detailing on the windows and front facade. Step inside to discover a world of timeless sophistication and modern luxury. A gravel parking pad provides convenient access to guests, while the driveway wraps around the side to the three-car basement garage down below. Gather in the family room, where a cathedral coffered ceiling adorned with reclaimed wood beams creates an ambiance of warmth and grandeur. A limestone hearth, backed by rich walnut wainscoting and flanked by exquisite bookcases, serves as the focal point, while two-story windows flood the space with natural light. The heart of this home is undoubtedly the gourmet kitchen, featuring a stunning stacked stone surround gas cooktop and hood with stainless steel countertops for cooking prep, and a spacious center island crowned with granite countertops. Reclaimed wooden beams continue into the kitchen as molding and accents. Equipped with a hammered copper apron sink, double ovens, built-in microwave, pot filler, Viking appliances, additional freezer drawers, walk-in pantry, this kitchen is a chef's dream come true. Adjacent to the kitchen is a temperature-controlled wine cellar, showcasing your most prized collections behind an antique door. Walnut accents adorn the main level, extending from the entry hall to the dining room and family room, adding a touch of elegance to every corner. Handsome, gleaming hardwoods grace the main and upper levels. Designer wall-coverings and light fixtures provide a curated design throughout. Step outside to the oversized bluestone covered terrace, complete with a brick hearth wood-burning fireplace, perfect for year-round entertaining. The backyard is a masterpiece, reminiscent of an English countryside estate, with a center reflection pond and fountain, bordered by a gravel path and rows of crepe myrtles. A charming garden shed, raised garden beds with stone borders, and lush rear lawn complete the picturesque setting. The laundry room off the kitchen/breakfast space doubles as a mudroom and butler's pantry and features a second dishwasher, ice maker, and second refrigerator for added convenience. Retreat to the private main-level primary suite, where tranquility awaits with double vanities, a zero-entry shower, and a spacious walk-in closet. For accessibility, a beautifully finished elevator provides easy access to all levels of the home. The upper level features three spacious en-suite bedrooms, a loft overlooking the family room, and permanent stairs leading to the extensive unfinished attic, sealed with foam insulation for energy efficiency. The lower basement level features large flexible rooms that can meet your many needs for fitness, office, game room, media room, etc. A spacious guest suite provides a luxurious escape for those visiting. A private covered lower level patio boasts a built-in jetted spa with bluestone surround, perfect for enjoying solitude, therapy, and relaxation. This impressive estate is a rare gem offering a lifestyle of unparalleled luxury and refinement. Welcome home to timeless elegance and modern sophistication Inside the Beltline - walk to Five Points, Glenwood Village, and a short distance to Downtown Raleigh, Village District, and I440.

Open House:

  • Listing Price: $3,795,000

  • Square Feet: 6950

  • Bedrooms: 5

  • Bathrooms: 5 full, 1 half

  • Acres: 0.65

  • Builder: John C. Sanders and Company

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Last updated 2024-04-19T04:15:29Z

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