English Cottage at 210 Woodburn Road

1937 English Cottage style home.  On the Market in Raleigh’s desirable Cameron Park neighborhood.  Rescued from serving as a student rental, this charming home has been beautifully restored.  Steel casement windows and oak floors renovated.  Stairway recreated.  Original porches revealed, reclaimed and restored.  This home has four porches!  Established vibrant gardens include Crepe Myrtles, Camellias, Gardenias, Hydrangeas, Hellebores and more.  Stone walls and walkways compliment the fine stonework on the home.  Carport off the rear alley, but you won’t need your car much – easily walk to most anything from here.

Cameron Park Inn

Luxury and Location.
Beautifully  maintained 1912 Neoclassical Revival home on prominent corner lot in desirable historic Cameron Park.   Presently operated as one of the top B&B’s in the nation – Cameron Park Inn.

The gourmet in you will love the amazing kitchen – custom wood cabinets,  AGA range,  Marvel refrigerator, quartz and marble countertops.   Shaw hand-made farm sink and refinished original kitchen sink are both in use.

Upgraded HVAC provides each of the 6 bedrooms an individual climate control.

Solar water heating augments the traditional gas water heater.

Delightfully landscaped yard with english-style garden embraces a large inviting wrap-around front porch.
Enjoy the neighborhood from a front balcony sitting atop the porch.

Large entry foyer is bathed in natural light and showcases an antique stained glass window.
The foyer is bracketed on either side by an inviting parlor and attractive dining room – each with one of the 4 decorative fireplaces.

Every room is a showcase – hardwoods,  elaborate moldings, double hung windows, beautiful views, exquisite decoration, tasteful colors, tall ceilings and more.

Photos other then the kitchen are courtesy of Cameron Park Inn and were taken by Gauger Photography.

Striking 1920 Craftsman Home in Cameron Park

Striking 1920 Craftsman in historic Cameron Park.
2-story home with walk up attic and deep full basement. Poured Front Porch faces the Sunrise.
Huge Living and Dining Rooms. Gorgeous 9-over-1 original double hung windows.
Interesting extra Decorative Fireplace in the Foyer – plus a real one in the Living Room.
Foyer showcases unique built-in cabinets which match the double-hung windows.
6 bedrooms – 3.5 baths Walk-up attic has 2 bedrooms and a full bath.
Large 2-tier screened porch/deck. Partially finished Daylight Basement with a great workshop. 0.2 acre lot with alley access.
Super walkable neighborhood.
Candidate for North Carolina Renovation Tax Credits.

Recently used as location for shooting the film “Grass Stains” – watch for it at Sundance.

Hillsborough Street Renaissance Festival

Hillsborough Street Renaissance Festival is around the corner and it’s a first.

This green arts and entertainment event will take place on Hillsborough Street near NCSU Bell Tower on Saturday, 14 March from noon to 10.

Participate in old fashioned street festival combined with a celebration of green living.
Take in a fashion show of recycled materials and fabrics.
Watch an Iron Chef cook off using local produce and foodstuffs.
Learn about alternative energy based vehicles.
See an exhibit of changes coming to the street featuring recycling, LED street lights and street furniture made with recycled materials.

Enjoy local entertainers, yoga demonstrations, chalk street art, hula hooping, craft making, games and more.

Cameron Park Neighborhood will sponsor a booth “Finding Fun For the Family” with Acroentertainment providing presentations of green fun for all ages.