One of NC’s most historic & illustrious homes, the c. 1926 "Mamie Gray Galloway" a Georgian Manor Style house has been carefully edited for the next steward of this significant property. The home has been quoted in the NY Times (1930's) as the scene of the "most daring hold-up", an 80's Designer Show House & 80's Playboy Photo Shoot. A sprawling home of unparalleled craftsmanship situated on 2.23 acres, the “Mamie Gray” was designed by Luther Lashmit of Northrup and O’Brien, architects of Graylyn. Features include the original Zuber Murals, a complete set of "Scenes from North America”(same as in the White House) & Dufour's "Psyché et Cupidon”, custom iron work, custom marble mantles, custom tile, oak herringbone floors, & Primary ML bedroom. 40+ building plans still exist in the archive room. Guest house (1400+/-) w/open floor plan that is perfect for multi-generational living quarters or income producing potential. Recent Slate roof & HVAC. Historic Tax Credit (taxes 50% discounted).
Listing courtesy of Leonard Ryden Burr Real Estate.