Mid-Century Modern: Recent Sales

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3110 Canterbury Street

  • Sold for $170,000 on September 4, 2020 (listed at $162,500)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,326 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $128
  • Built in 1958
  • Listed July 30, 2020
  • Last sale: $142,500, October 2017
  • Neighborhood: Dellwood Park

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514 Forestdale Drive, Jamestown

  • Sold for $280,000 on September 3, 2020 (originally $309,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2,887 square feet, 1 acre
  • Price/square foot: $97
  • Built in 1954
  • Listed May 14, 2020
  • Last sale: $210,000, May 2006

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1315 Moody Street

  • Sold for $145,000 on August 28, 2020 (listed at $140,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,656 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $88
  • Built in 1964
  • Listed July 17, 2020
  • Last sale: $46,000, May 2020
  • Neighborhood: College Forest
  • Note: Newly renovated. How it looked before:

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605 Kemp Road West
The M.B. and Lucie McMillan House
Blog post — 605 Kemp Road West: Three Owners in Eight Years

  • Sold for $499,000 on August 6, 2020 (listed at $499,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 2,357 square feet, 0.48 acre
  • Price/square foot: $212
  • Built in 1953
  • Listed June 19, 2020
  • Last sale: $444,000, June 2018
  • Neighborhood: Hamilton Lakes
  • Note: For sale by owner

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3300 Yanceyville Street

  • Sold for $130,000 on July 31, 2020 (originally $139,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,204 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $108
  • Built in 1959
  • Listed March 6, 2020
  • Last sale: $114,000, March 2019
  • Neighborhood: O. Henry Oaks

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421 Crestland Avenue

  • Sold for $280,000 on July 30, 2020 (listed at $280,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,270 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $220
  • Built in 1950
  • Listed June 29, 2020
  • Neighborhood: Westerwood

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4918 Starmount Drive

  • Sold for $250,000 on June 4, 2020 (listed at $257,700)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,864 square feet, 0.34 acre
  • Price/square foot: $134
  • Built in 1959
  • Listed April 6, 2020
  • Last sale: $245,000, September 2019
  • Neighborhood: Hamilton Forest
  • Listing: “classic Mid Century Ranch”

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4923 Warfield Drive

  • Sold for $287,000 on May 29, 2020 (listed at $296,600)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 2,966 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $97
  • Built in 1973
  • Listed March 11, 2020
  • Last sale: $242,000, May 2016
  • Neighborhood: Forest Oaks

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1315 Moody Street

  • Sold for $46,000 on May 11, 2020 (listed at $65,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,656 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $40
  • Built in 1964
  • Listed July 30, 2018 (listing withdrawn August 29, 2018)
  • Last sale: $79,465, September 2004
  • Neighborhood: College Forest
  • Note: Not owner-occupied
    • The roof appears to need significant work.

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1601 Wilton Drive, Greensboro

  • Sold for $259,900 on February 18, 2020 (listed at $259,900)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,859 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $140
  • Built in 1959
  • Listed January 7, 2020
  • Last sale: $228,000, October 2018
  • Neighborhood: New Irving Park

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117 W. Keeling Road, Greensboro

  • Sold for $295,000 on February 14, 2020 (listed at $295,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 2,244 square feet, 0.44 acre
  • Price/square foot: $131
  • Built in 1958
  • Listed December 10, 2019
  • Last sale: $2,750, April 1954
  • Neighborhood: Hamilton Lakes
  • Not: The property has been owned by the same family since before the house was built.

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616 East Lake Drive, Greensboro
The Mary and Norman Jarrard House
Blog post — 616 East Lake Drive: A Spectacular Mid-Century Modern in Westerwood, $725,000

  • Sold for $695,000 on October 11, 2019 (listed at $725,000)
  • 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 3,874 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $179
  • Built in 1969
  • Listed August 28, 2019
  • Last sale: $240,000, September 2013
  • Neighborhood: Westerwood
  • Note: The property includes a saline swimming pool and a koi pond.
    • The house was designed by its original owner, Dr. Norman Jarrard, a professor of English at N.C. A&T State University.

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2701 Rockwood Road, Greensboro

  • Sold for $221,500 on October 7, 2019 (listed at $217,950)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,425 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $155
  • Built in 1965
  • Listed August 22, 2019
  • Last sale: $127,400, June 2019
  • Neighborhood: Garden Homes

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802 W. Cornwallis Drive, Greensboro

  • Sold for $407,500 on September 10, 2019 (originally listed at $529,500)
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 2,952 square feet, 0.78 acre
  • Price/square foot: $138
  • Built in 1975
  • Listed May 4, 2018
  • Last sale: $293,000, July 2016
  • Neighborhood: Irving Park
  • Note: Written about in O.Henry magazine, February 2018

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1 Saint Regis Court, Greensboro

  • Sold for $330,000 on August 26, 2019 (listed at $349,500)
  • 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 3,087 square feet, 0.73 acre
  • Price/square foot: $107
  • Built in 1973
  • Listed July 2, 2016
  • Last sale: $249,500, April 1998
  • Neighborhood: New Irving Park
  • Note: For sale by owner
    • The house was previously listed without a sale from 2013-16 at prices as high as $379,000.
    • The listing describes the house as a “California Seaside Home.”
    • County tax records show the house as 3,087 square feet; the listing says 3,575.

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1604 Hobbs Road, Greensboro

  • Sold for $277,000 on August 14, 2019 (originally listed at $289,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,886 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $147
  • Built in 1968
  • Listed May 30, 2019
  • Last sale: $197,500, May 2013
  • Neighborhood: Forest Valley

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5125 W. Wendover Avenue, Jamestown, Guilford County

  • Sold for $290,000 on August 2, 2019 (originally listed at $335,000)
  • 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 3,443 square feet, 4.96 acres
  • Price/square foot: $84
  • Built in 1960
  • Listed March 25, 2019
  • Last sale: $200,000, August 2014
  • Note: The property backs up to Gibson Park
    • A creek runs through the property at the back.

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1609 Hobbs Road, Greensboro
The Tommy and Edith Conrad Teague House

  • Sold for $340,000 on July 8, 2019 (listed at $335,000)
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 2,212 square feet, 0.50 acre
  • Price/square foot: $154
  • Built in 1965
  • Listed May 2, 2019
  • Last sale: $305,100, June 2018
  • Neighborhood: Hamilton Forest

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2701 Rockwood Road, Greensboro

  • Sold for $127,500 on June 26, 2019 (listed at $125,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,425 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $90
  • Built in 1965
  • Listed June 3, 2019
  • Last sale: $82,500, August 1989
  • Neighborhood: Garden Homes

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4608 Bentford Road, Greensboro

  • Sold for $290,000 on June 24, 2019 (originally listed at $289,900)
  • 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2,425 square feet, 0.77 acre
  • Price/square foot: $120
  • Built in 1972
  • Listed March 26, 2019
  • Last sale: $221,500, March 2015
  • Neighborhood: Forest Oaks

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1202 Woodnell Street, Greensboro

  • Sold for $62,500 on May 28, 2019 (listed at $69,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,075 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $58
  • Built in 1957
  • Listed March 14, 2019
  • Last sale: $60,000, March 1999
  • Neighborhood: Glendale Hills
  • Note: Not owner-occupied

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2514 E. Woodlyn Way, Greensboro

  • Sold for $238,900 on April 26, 2019 (listed at $238,900)
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,718 square feet, 1.83 acres
  • Price/square foot: $140
  • Built in 1964
  • Listed March 27, 2019
  • Last sale: $210,000, March 2016
  • Neighborhood: Sedgefield Lakes
  • Note: Mid-Century Modern split level

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303 Nutwood Circle, Jamestown, Guilford County

  • Sold for $262,000 on April 5, 2019 (listed at $265,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,292 square feet, 0.6 acre
  • Price/square foot: $114
  • Built in 1963
  • Listed January 7, 2019
  • Last sale: $147,500, July 2017

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4309 Halifax Road, Greensboro

  • Sold for $65,000 on April 5, 2019 (listed at $59,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,075 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $60
  • Built in 1957
  • Listed March 29, 2019
  • Last sale: $59,900, March 1994
  • Neighborhood: Hunter Hills
  • Note: Mid-Century Modern fixer-upper. Sold as-is.

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2107 Medford Lane, Greensboro

  • Sold for $385,000 on March 25, 2019 (originally listed at $450,000)
  • 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2,478 square feet, 0.82 acre
  • Price/square foot: $155
  • Built in 1975
  • Listed August 10, 2018
  • Last sale: $400,000, July 2017
  • Neighborhood: Kirkwood
  • Note: The property includes part ownership of an adjacent pond.
    • Detached two-car garage

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2900 Holmes Road, Greensboro

  • Sold for $66,500 on January 11, 2019 (listed at $83,900)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, 1,175 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $57
  • Built in 1956
  • Listed December 7, 2018
  • Last sale: $24,500, December 1975
  • Neighborhood: O. Henry Oaks
  • Note: Not owner occupied

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1004 Dover Road, Greensboro

  • Sold for $709,190 on December 6, 2018 (listed at $789,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2,945 square feet, 0.46 acres
  • Price/square foot: $241
  • Built in 1956
  • Listed September 20, 2018
  • Last sale: $594,500
  • Neighborhood: Irving Park
  • Note: Mid-Century Modern home designed by Edward Lowenstein
    • The house has had a $200,000-plus remodeling over the last two years.
    • Located on the seventh fairway of the Greensboro Country Club

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4800 Oakcliffe Road, Greensboro

  • Sold for $305,000 on September 28, 2018 (listed at $325,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 3,302 square feet, 1.67 acres
  • Price/square foot: $92
  • Built in 1969
  • Listed July 5, 2018
  • Last sale: $291,000, July 2017
  • Neighborhood: Forest Oaks
  • Note: The house is located on the Forest Oaks golf course.
    • The house two fireplaces, including one that’s double-sided in the kitchen and den.

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105 Falkener Drive, Greensboro
Blog post — Classic Homes of the Week: 2 Mid-Century Modern Houses at Opposite Ends of the Price Spectrum

  • Sold for $312,000 on August 13, 2018 (originally listed at $357,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,574 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $121
  • Built in 1958
  • Listed March 15, 2018
  • Last sale: $197,500, June 2017
  • Neighborhood: Hamilton Lakes
  • Note: Newly renovated mid-century modern classic.

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1709 E. Cone Boulevard, Greensboro

  • Sold for $89,900 on July 20, 2018 (listed at $89,900)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,075 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $84
  • Built in 1957
  • Listed June 4, 2018
  • Last sale: 1961, price not available in online records
  • Neighborhood: O. Henry Oaks

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605 Kemp Road West, Greensboro

  • Sold for $444,000 on June 14, 2018 (listed at $439,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 2,022 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $220
  • Built in 1953
  • Listed May 4, 2018
  • Last sale: $344,000, March 2016
  • Neighborhood: Hamilton Lakes

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1611 Longfellow Street, Greensboro
Blog post — Classic Homes of the Week: 2 Mid-Century Modern Houses at Opposite Ends of the Price Spectrum

  • Sold for $95,000 on May 15, 2018 (listed at $89,900)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, 1,175 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $81
  • Built in 1956
  • Listed March 27, 2018
  • Last sale: 1956, no price listed in online records
  • Neighborhood: O. Henry Oaks
  • Note: A one-owner mid-century modern classic.

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1021 Broad Avenue
The J. Kenneth Lee House

  • Sold for $200,000 on April 19, 2018
  • 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms 4,501 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $44
  • Built in 1959
  • Listing date not available
  • Last sale: Not available in online records
  • Neighborhood: Benjamin Benson
  • Note: Attorney J. Kenneth Lee was a hero of the civil rights movement, nationally and in Greensboro. He died in 2018 at the age of 94.

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1905 W. Cone Boulevard, Greensboro

  • Sold for $139,500 on November 27, 2017 (listed at $135,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,677 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $83
  • Built in 1961
  • Listed September 15, 2017
  • Last sale: $126,000, February 2014
  • Neighborhood: Kirkwood

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211 N. Dudley Street, Greensboro

  • Sold for $220,000 on November 20, 2017 (originally listed at $300,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 1/2 bathrooms, 2,789 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $79
  • Built in 1968
  • Listed February 22, 2017
  • Last sale: $115,000, December 2011
  • Neighborhood: Cumberland
  • Note: The current owners have renovated extensively, restoring the home to its Mid-Century Modern glory.

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210 Kemp Road East, Greensboro
The Ellen and Edgar Marks House, designed by Edward Lowenstein

  • Sold for $920,500 on November 3, 2017 (listed at $975,000)
  • 6 bedrooms, 6 1/2 bathrooms, 7,233 square feet, 0.97 acre
  • Price/square foot: $127
  • Built in 1965
  • Listed August 21, 2017
  • Last sale: $385,000, May 1982
  • Neighborhood: Starmount Forest
  • Note: Listing describes it as a “Lowenstein contemporary.” Sunroom with indoor swimming pool.

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707 Blair Street, Greensboro
The James H. and Anne B. Willis House
National Register of Historic Places
Blog post — Open House: 707 Blair Street, a Lowenstein classic on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Sold for $524,095 on August 2, 2017 (originally listed at $600,000)
  • 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 3,077 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $170
  • Built in 1965
  • Listed April 8, 2017
  • Last sale: $495,000, October 2002
  • Neighborhood: Irving Park
  • Note: Mid-Century Modern classic, designed by the Lowenstein-Atkinson firm. The house has been meticulously restored by the current owners. Lot is 0.7 acre.