505 Metcalf Street

New Bern NC, 28560


Looking for that perfect historic home where you have the charm of historic downtown living in a completely renovated ''down to the studs'' home where move in ready is the perfect scenario? Add your touch without impacting your time or pocketbook to this three-bedroom home where two bedrooms have been combined to create a spectacular master suite (owner willing to convert back to 3 bedrooms if needed). Immediately embrace local living and all the pluses of walking to town to shop, eat and be entertained. The interior wood floors showcase the calming color palette throughout the home. With the open floor plan between the living room and dining room/family room the home is bright and airy while keeping the traditional feel with the trims, brick fireplace surrounds and built ins. The kitchen has a charming window seat, a breakfast bar with a striking granite selection that showcases the custom cabinetry, all new appliances, and glass tile backsplash. Barn doors lead to a huge pantry/laundry room where old world charm is captured with repurposed 100-year-old shelving. A half bath on the first floor and a cozy office area with built ins completes the first floor. The master bedroom features a unique see-thru gas fireplace (with fire glass) separating the sleeping area and sitting areas. The master bath is a dream with a romantic soaking tub, high-end granite counters, large walk in shower and double bowl vanity. The second bedroom has its own in-suite custom designed bath and can be entirely closed off for additional privacy with its own foyer. An old-world brick walkway will welcome you to a comfortable front porch, complete with swing and rockers. An extra bonus is the approved off-street parking to the left of the house and there is also a convenient driveway to the right that can be used to pull through to the very large and fully fenced backyard. There is room for additional outbuildings if desired. MORE All electrical and plumbing throughout the home have been redone with heating / cooling / alarms controlled by Nest smart technology. This property has never flooded. Upgrade list available during showings. This is one you will want to see.


Listing TypeFor Sale
Days On Site184


Bath(s) 2 Full, 1 Half
SQ Feet2,100

Additional Information

Ocean FrontNo
Ocean ViewNo
Water AccessNo
Bonus RoomNo
Boat SlipNo
Master DownNo
Finished Room Over GarageNo
Great RoomNo

Market Activity 28560

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Area Information

CityNew Bern
Zip Code28560
Community NameNew Bern Downtown Historic
Elementary SchoolBrinson
Middle SchoolGrover C.Fields
High SchoolNew Bern
Listing VS Median (in New Bern Downtown Historic)
low | high
81.876606683805% of Average
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70.857142857143% of Average
$ / SqFt:
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63.923510250295% of Average
On Site:
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100% of Average
Listing Updated: 01/20/2020
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