1010 Homer Street

Durham, NC 27707

$2,200,000
Price
5
Beds
4
Baths
2
1/2 Baths
6,602 Sq. Ft.
$333 / Sq. Ft.
6,602
Sq. Ft.
$333
per Sq. Ft.

Description

1010 Homer Street is a neoclassical architectural gem by George Watts Carr, a key figure in Durham's early 20th-century architecture. Originally for Mr. and Mrs. William Muirhead, the residence boasts flawless symmetry, premium materials, and advanced construction techniques. Inside, natural light floods through multiple French doors, connecting indoor and outdoor spaces and highlighting a flagstone terrace with seasonal perennials. The home features a versatile basement retreat, a charming third-floor...1010 Homer Street is a neoclassical architectural gem by George Watts Carr, a key figure in Durham's early 20th-century architecture. Originally for Mr. and Mrs. William Muirhead, the residence boasts flawless symmetry, premium materials, and advanced construction techniques. Inside, natural light floods through multiple French doors, connecting indoor and outdoor spaces and highlighting a flagstone terrace with seasonal perennials. The home features a versatile basement retreat, a charming third-floor guest suite with a vintage kitchenette, two laundry areas, a gorgeous primary bath, and a three-car garage designed by Ellen Cassilly. This residence epitomizes refined elegance and modern living, making it one of Durham's most distinguished treasures.
  1. Listed by Mary R Hunter • Urban Durham Realty
  2. Listed by Courtney James • Urban Durham Realty

Property Details for 1010 Homer Street

Waterfront
No
Subdivision
Knollcrest
LISTING UPDATED: 07/21/2024 05:51 PM

Property Details for 1010 Homer Street

StatusActive Under Contract
MLS #10035586
Days on Market32
Taxes$12,330 / year
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Single Family Residence
Year Built1938
Lot Size1.00 AC / 43,560 SF
CountyDurham County

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Building Information for 1010 Homer Street

Stories3Year Built1938Building Size-Lot Size1.00 AC / 43,560 SF

Property Information for 1010 Homer Street

Summary
Location and General Information
  • Directions: From downtown Durham, travel South on University Road. Take a right on Hermitage Court Drive. Take your first left on Hermitage Court and continue to your second left on Homer Street. Alternatively, travel North on University Road from Hope Valley Road. Take a left onto Hermitage Court.
  • Subdivision Name: Knollcrest
  • Latitude: 35.98371
  • Longitude: -78.915996
  • Road Frontage Type: City Street
  • Neighborhood: Forest Hills
Taxes and HOA Information
  • Association: No
  • Tax Annual Amount: $12,330.45
  • City Limits Of: Durham
  • City Limits YN: Yes
  • Lot Number: 01
  • Restrictive Covenants YN: Yes
  • Tax Lot: 01
Contract Information
  • Comp Sale YN: No
  • Original MLS: Triangle MLS Inc
  • Property Leased YN: No
  • Years Owned: 1 or More Year(s)
  • Due Diligence Expiration Date: 2024-07-07
School Information
  • Elementary School: Durham - Morehead
  • Middle Or Junior School: Durham - Brogden
  • High School: Durham - Jordan
Parking
  • Open Parking: Yes
  • Parking Features: Detached, Driveway, Garage, Garage Faces Front, Garage Faces Side
  • Carport Spaces: 0.0
  • Carport: Yes
  • Attached Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 5.0
  • Garage: Yes
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Property
Lot Information
  • Building Area Total: 6602.0
  • Lot Features: Back Yard, Front Yard, Garden, Landscaped, Many Trees
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 175 x 210 x 148 x 21 x 47 x 130 x 41 x 85
  • Architectural Style: Traditional
  • Detached Living Area Sq Ft: 0
  • Other Area Above Grade: 0
  • Other Area Below Grade: 0
  • Total Other Area Sq Ft: 0
  • Other Structures: Garage(s)
  • Parcel Number: 082142895812
  • Structure Type: Site Built
  • Below Grade Unfinished Area Source: Appraiser
  • Enhanced Accessible: No
  • Power Production YN: No
  • Primary Residence YN: Yes
Property and Assessments
  • New Construction: No
  • Photos Count: 75
  • Below Grade Finished Area: 1570.4
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Community Features: Historical Area, Park, Playground, Tennis Court(s)
  • Senior Community: No
Utilities
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Utilities: Cable Available, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
  • Water Source: Public
  • Water_Sewer: Public, Public Sewer, Cable Available, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
Interior and Exterior Features
Exterior Features
  • Construction Materials: Brick
  • Exterior Features: Courtyard, Garden, Storage
  • Fencing: None
  • Foundation Details: Other
  • Patio And Porch Features: Front Porch, Screened
  • Pool Features: None
  • Pool Private: No
  • Roof: Copper
  • Security Features: Security System
  • New Construction Type: Brick, Site Built
Interior Features
  • Levels: Three Or More
  • Stories: 3
  • Basement Description: Heated, Interior Entry, Partially Finished, Storage Space, Unfinished
  • Fireplace Features: Family Room, Living Room
  • Fireplace Y N: Yes
  • Fireplaces Total: 2
  • Flooring: Carpet, Cork, Hardwood, Tile
  • Door Features: French Doors
  • Cooling: Ceiling Fan(s), Central Air
  • Cooling?: Yes
  • Heating: Forced Air, Natural Gas
  • Heating?: Yes
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Gas Cooktop, Oven, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Heater
  • Laundry Features: In Basement, Laundry Room, Multiple Locations, Upper Level
  • Interior Features: Apartment/Suite, Bathtub/Shower Combination, Bookcases, Ceiling Fan(s), Chandelier, Eat-in Kitchen, Entrance Foyer, Granite Counters, High Ceilings, Separate Shower, Smooth Ceilings, Storage, Walk-In Closet(s), Walk-In Shower
  • Spa: No
  • Equipment Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Gas Cooktop, Oven, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Heater
  • Interior: Cable Available, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected, Water Connected, Detached, Driveway, Garage, Garage Faces Front, Garage Faces Side, Brick, In Basement, Laundry Room, Multiple Locations, Upper Level, Security System
  • Equipment: Dishwasher, Dryer, Gas Cooktop, Oven, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Heater, In Basement, Laundry Room, Multiple Locations, Upper Level, Detached, Driveway, Garage, Garage Faces Front, Garage Faces Side
Room Information
Room Information
  • Rooms Total: 15.0
Room 1
  • Room Dimensions: 16 x 16.6
  • Room Width: 16.6
  • Room Length: 16.0
  • Room Level: Second
  • Room Type: Primary Bedroom
Room 2
  • Room Dimensions: 16.1 x 15.1
  • Room Width: 15.1
  • Room Length: 16.1
  • Room Level: Second
  • Room Type: Bedroom 2
Room 3
  • Room Dimensions: 16 x 12.5
  • Room Width: 12.5
  • Room Length: 16.0
  • Room Level: Second
  • Room Type: Bedroom 3
Room 4
  • Room Dimensions: 12.2 x 10.8
  • Room Width: 10.8
  • Room Length: 12.2
  • Room Level: Third
  • Room Type: Bedroom 4
Room 5
  • Room Dimensions: 15.2 x 10.8
  • Room Width: 10.8
  • Room Length: 15.2
  • Room Level: Third
  • Room Type: Bedroom 5
Room 6
  • Room Dimensions: 33.1 x 17.7
  • Room Width: 17.7
  • Room Length: 33.1
  • Room Level: Basement
  • Room Type: Bonus Room
Room 7
  • Room Dimensions: 13.2 x 16.9
  • Room Width: 16.9
  • Room Length: 13.2
  • Room Level: Basement
  • Room Type: Exercise Room
Room 8
  • Room Dimensions: 6.5 x 6.2
  • Room Width: 6.2
  • Room Length: 6.5
  • Room Level: Basement
  • Room Type: Utility Room
Room 9
  • Room Description: Game Area
  • Room Dimensions: 16 x 16
  • Room Width: 16.0
  • Room Length: 16.0
  • Room Level: Basement
  • Room Type: Other
Room 10
  • Room Dimensions: 33.6 x 17.9
  • Room Width: 17.9
  • Room Length: 33.6
  • Room Level: First
  • Room Type: Family Room
Room 11
  • Room Dimensions: 13.1 x 16.2
  • Room Width: 16.2
  • Room Length: 13.1
  • Room Level: First
  • Room Type: Office
Room 12
  • Room Description: Sitting
  • Room Dimensions: 16 x 16
  • Room Width: 16.0
  • Room Length: 16.0
  • Room Level: First
  • Room Type: Other
Agent
Sale and Listing
  • Property Class Name: CrossProperty

Property History for 1010 Homer Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
DateEvent & SourcePrice

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1010 Homer Street

Taxable ValueLand$132,637Additions$887,420Total$1,020,057
Tax Record2023$13,362 ($1,113 / month)
Home Facts
Beds5Baths5Total Finished SqFt6,352 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt6,352 SqFtStories1Lot Size42,253 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1938ZoningRS-10CountyDURHAMAPN115413Fireplace TypeHas Fireplace

Schools near 1010 Homer Street

This home is within Durham Public School District.
Rating
School
Type
Grades
Distance
Public - PK to 5
Public - 6 to 8
Public - 9 to 12
Public - PK to 5
Rating
School
Distance
C. C. Spaulding Elementary
PublicPK to 5

Sherwood Githens Middle
Public6 to 8

Charles E Jordan Sr High School
Public9 to 12

Morehead Montessori
PublicPK to 5

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