2538 Selwyn Avenue

Charlotte, NC 28209

1/2 Bath
5,285 Sq. Ft.
$911 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


This is a rare opportunity to own one of Charlotte's iconic homes. Built in 1917,this compound spreads across 1.02 acres and includes an amazing main house,a detached garage with a bedroom/flex space and bath above,a separate guest cottage,a beautiful pool,a sport court,numerous covered and uncovered porches and patios,and a huge yard. The main house has been completely renovated. Gracious formal spaces w/soaring ceilings that show off the history of the home while being updated spaces at the same...

Property Details for 2538 Selwyn Avenue

Zoning Description
Parking Features
Detached, Garage - 2 Car, Parking Space - 4+
Subdivision Name
Myers Park


Listing Courtesy of Dickens Mitchener & Associates Inc

Property Details for 2538 Selwyn Avenue

MLS #3728850
Days on Market24
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Single Family Residence
Year Built1917
Lot Size1.02 AC / 44,431 SF
CountyMecklenburg County

Listing Agent

Aubrey Grier

Aubrey Grier

Dickens Mitchener & Associates Inc


P: 704.342.1000

M: 704.502.4612

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Listing Courtesy of Dickens Mitchener & Associates Inc

Building Information for 2538 Selwyn Avenue

Stories-Year Built1917Building Size-Lot Size1.02 AC / 44,431 SF

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$16,136 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

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Property Information for 2538 Selwyn Avenue

    Location and General Information
  • Longitude: -80.837702
  • Postal Code: 28209
  • Postal Code Plus4: 1606
  • State Or Province: NC
  • Geocode Source: Manual
  • County Or Parish: Mecklenburg
  • Latitude: 35.178201
  • Directions: Corner of Selwyn and Ridgewood
  • City: Charlotte
    Taxes and HOA Information
  • Tax Location: Charlotte
  • HOA Subject To: Optional
  • Tax Assessed Value: $2,259,600.00
  • Tax Legal Description: L6 &7 &P1 B4 M3-28
  • Parcel Number: 151-141-06
    School Information
  • Middle Or Junior School: Alexander Graham
  • High School: Myers Park
  • Elementary School: Selwyn
  • Owner Name: wh
  • Owner Phone: 0000000000
  • Ownership Period: Seller owned for at least one year
  • Main Level Garage: Yes
    Lot Information
  • Structure Type: 2 Story
  • Below Grade Finished Area: 0.0
  • Building Area Total: 5285.0
  • Sq Ft Garage: 865
  • Sq Ft Lower: 0
  • Sq Ft Main: 3095
  • Sq Ft Third: 0
  • Sq Ft Unheated Basement: 0
  • Sq Ft Unheated Lower: 0
  • Sq Ft Unheated Main: 0
  • Sq Ft Unheated Third: 0
  • Sq Ft Unheated Total: 0
  • Sq Ft Unheated Upper: 0
  • Sq Ft Upper: 2190
  • Living Area: 5285.0
  • Lot Features: Corner Lot
  • Lot Size Area: 1.02
  • Property Sub Type: Single Family Residence
  • Property Type: Residential
    Property and Assessments
  • Photos Count: 47
  • Road Responsibility: Public Maintained Road
  • Construction Type: Site Built
  • Fixture Exception Description: chandelier in foyer, sconces in laundry rm. and guest house bath, guest house gas logs
  • Fixture Exception: Yes
  • Assumable: No
  • Year Built: 1917
  • Named Prospects Exempted: No
  • Permit Syndication: Yes
  • Plat Reference Section Pages: 140
  • RATIO - Current Price By Acre: 4720588.24
  • RATIO - Current Price By SQFT: 911.07
  • RATIO - List Price By Tax Amount: 2.13091
  • Documents Count: 4
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
Interior and Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Porch: Back,Covered,Patio,Screened,Side
  • Exterior Features: Fence, Gazebo, In-Ground Irrigation, Outdoor Fireplace, In Ground Pool, Other
  • Construction Materials: Wood Siding
  • Road Surface Type: Asphalt
  • Roof: Shingle
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Bar Fridge, Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Exhaust Hood, Gas Range, Plumbed For Ice Maker, Microwave, Refrigerator, Security System, Self Cleaning Oven
  • Water Heater: Gas,g-On-Demand Water Heater
  • Heating: Central, Ductless, Gas Hot Air Furnace, Heat Pump, Heat Pump
  • Interior Features: Breakfast Bar, Built Ins, Drop Zone, Kitchen Island, Walk In Closet(s), Wet Bar
  • Laundry Features: Main Level, Laundry Room
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Flooring: Carpet, Tile, Wood
  • Foundation Details: Basement
  • Bathrooms Full: 6
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Total Integer: 7
  • Bedrooms Total: 6
  • Second Living Quarters: Exterior Not Connected,Guest House,Separate Entrance,Separate Kitchen Facilities,Separate Living Quarters,Separate Utilities,Upper Level Garage
  • Second Living Quarters HLA: 1435
  • Entry Hall Level: Main
  • Pantry Level: Main
  • Study Level: Main
Room Information
    Room 1
  • Room 1 Baths Full: 0
  • Room 1 Baths Half: 1
  • Room 1 Beds Total: 0
  • Room 1 Room Type: Bar/Entertainment,Bathroom(s),Breakfast,Dining Room,Entry Hall,Family Room,Kitchen,Laundry,Living Room,Mud,Office,Pantry,Study,Sunroom
    Room 2
  • Room 2 Baths Full: 4
  • Room 2 Beds Total: 4
  • Room 2 Room Type: Bathroom(s),Bedroom(s)
    Room 3
  • Room 3 Baths Full: 2
  • Room 3 Beds Total: 2
  • Room 3 Room Type: 2nd Living Quarters,Bathroom(s),Bedroom(s),Bonus Room,Den,2nd Kitchen,Laundry
  • Bedroom 1 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Upper
  • Bedroom 5 Level: 2nd Living Quarters
  • Bedroom 6 Level: 2nd Living Quarters
  • Bathroom 1 Level: Main
  • Bathroom 2 Level: Upper
  • Bathroom 3 Level: Upper
  • Bathroom 4 Level: Upper
  • Bathroom 5 Level: Upper
  • Bathroom 6 Level: 2nd Living Quarters
  • Bathroom 7 Level: 2nd Living Quarters
    2nd Living Quarters
  • 2nd Living Quarters Level: 2nd Living Quarters
    Bar Entertainment
  • Bar Entertainment Level: Main
    Bonus Room
  • Bonus Room Level: 2nd Living Quarters
    Breakfast Room
  • Breakfast Room Level: Main
  • Den Level: 2nd Living Quarters
    Dining Room
  • Dining Room Level: Main
    Family Room
  • Family Room Level: Main
  • Kitchen Level: Main
  • Kitchen 2 Level: 2nd Living Quarters
  • Laundry Level: Main
  • Laundry 2 Level: 2nd Living Quarters
    Living Room
  • Living Room Level: Main
    Mud Room
  • Mud Room Level: Main
  • Office Level: Main
  • Sunroom Level: Main
Multi Family
    Multi-Family Information
  • Unit Count: 0

Property History for 2538 Selwyn Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Apr 14, 2021

Listed (Active)

CANOPY #3728850

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Listed (Active)

CANOPY #3728850


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

Public Records for 2538 Selwyn Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$1,125,000Additions$1,134,600Total$2,259,600
Tax Record2020$22,019 ($1,835 / month)
Home Facts
Beds5Baths2.5Total Finished SqFt5,357 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt5,357 SqFtUnfinished Basement SqFt918 SqFtStories2Lot Size44,431 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1930Year Renovated1970ZoningR4CountyMECKLENBURGAPN15114106

Schools near 2538 Selwyn Avenue

Myers Park HighPublic9-120.6 mi
Park Road MontessoriPublicPK-60.6 mi
St. Ann Catholic SchoolPrivateK-80.7 mi
Selwyn ElementaryPublicK-50.7 mi

Myers Park High

9-12, 0.6 mi, Public


Park Road Montessori

PK-6, 0.6 mi, Public


St. Ann Catholic School

K-8, 0.7 mi, Private


Selwyn Elementary

K-5, 0.7 mi, Public


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2538 Selwyn Avenue is a single family home for sale in Charlotte, NC 28209. This property was listed for sale on April 14, 2021 by Dickens Mitchener & Associates Inc at $4,815,000. This listing's school district is Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. Nearby schools include Myers Park High, Park Road Montessori and St. Ann Catholic School. 2538 Selwyn Avenue is a 6-bed, 6.5-bath, 5,285 sqft single family home built in 1917. This address can also be written as 2538 Selwyn Ave.

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