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1953 Mid-Century Modern in Durham, North Carolina

June 8, 2023



2401 Perkins Road

Durham, NC 27705

3 bed(s) 3 bath(s) 2,110 square ft.

Agent Remarks

Stunning ! Mid-century modern property by architect William Sprinkle in Durham's Duke Forest neighborhood . The 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath home is close to Duke's West Campus, University Hospital, and Durham's downtown. Open floorplan, with a chef's kitchen featuring Bosch stainless steel appliances, Calacatta quartz countertops, and Miralis cabinetry. Bedrooms complete with electronic blackout and light-filtering smart shades. Designer lighting fixtures, new HVAC, WH, roof, gutters, driveway, and a 21-foot wide two-car garage. Smart window treatments, dimmers, doorbell, and keyless touchpad door lock, with separate office/family room, and ample closet/storage space. The landscaped 0.61-acre backyard is perfect for entertaining, with a custom stone patio, outdoor lighting, and smart-enabled greenery. A 5k Al Buehler trail is steps away. Live your best life at this unique Triangle property.

Listing Information

List Price: $929,000

Original Price: $969,000

Listing #: 2506652

Status: ACTIVE

Category: Residential


Property Type: Detached

Subdivision: Duke University Homesites

Total Living Area: 2,110

Bedrooms: 3

Full Bathrooms: 2

Half Bathrooms: 1

Garage: 2

New Const.: No

Approximate Acres: 0.61

Lot Dimensions: 181x144x162x104x41x15

Year Built: 1953

Tax Value: $542,549

General Information

Prop Leased: No


From I 540W take exit 4B toward Durham onto US-70 W.Turn left onto TW Alexander Dr.Take ramp onto I-885 N. Keep left onto NC-147.Take exit 13 toward Chapel Hill St.Turn right onto W Chapel Hill St.Turn left onto Anderson St.Turn right onto Perkins Rd

School Information

Elementary 1: Durham - Lakewood

Middle 1: Durham - Githens

High 1: Durham - Jordan

SqFt Information

Total Living Area: 2,110

Above Grade: 2,110

Main Floor

Garage: 19'4"x22'1"

Living Room: 27'1"x15'6"

Dining: 16'7"x22'1"

Master Bedroom: 17'10"x11'7"

1st Bedroom: 11'3"x11'11"

2nd Bedroom: 11'3"x14'3"

Office/Study: 12'5"x10'2"

Patio: 34'3x16'8"

Public Data & Taxes

Tax Value: $542,549

Legal Description: Duke Univ Homesites/Sec:2/Lt#H32-H33

In City: Yes

Home Owners Association

Restrictive Covenants: Yes


A/C: Central Air

Acres: .51-.75 Acres

Basement: No

Construction Type: Site Built

Design: One Story

Dining: Kitchen/Dining Room

Exterior Finish: Cedar, Fiber Cement, and HrdBoard/Masonite

Fireplace Description: In Family Room and Wood Burning

Flooring: Hardwood, Laminate, and Tile Floor

Foundation: Crawl Space and Slab

Fuel-Heat: Natural Gas

Heating: Forced Air

Interior Features: 9 Ft Ceiling, Automation, and Quartz Counter Tops

Other Rooms: 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Master Bedroom, Entry Foyer, and Office

Lot Description: Landscaped

Parking: DW/Brick, Parking Lot, and Garage

Roof: Roof Age 6-10 Years

Style: Contemporary, Modernist, and Ranch

Washer/Dryer Loc: 1st Floor

Water Heater: Tankless

Water/Sewer: City Sewer and City Water



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