1645 E Indiana Avenue

Southern Pines NC, 28387


Price reduced $180,000! ''Indian Springs'' is a 14.7 acre picturesque private estate bordering James Creek and is a short hack to Weymouth Nature Preserve. The sprawling main residence consists of 6,000 SF, 4-5+BR/6.5BA w/ 1BR/1BA, 432 SF guest cottage and USTA size tennis court. The unique home was featured in 1965 Architectural Digest by Architects Austin & Faulk. The current owner has thoughtfully restored and renovated the entire home to parallel its original grandeur. The original drainage system and landscape plan have been followed and almost a mile of trails are carved into the site. A recent zoning change now permits horses. See additional remarks for more info on amenities, updates & features. Drone tour: https://vimeo.com/312792199?autoplay=1 Shown by Appt to pre-qualified buyers. Landscaping was redesigned to maximize the views, preserve mature native trees while minimizing maintenance requirements. The terracotta ground channel gutter system is one of a kind and requires little maintenance. Extensive conditioned storage area on lower level. Basement room is the ideal spot for a wine cellar as the temperature is perfect and remains constant. Lavatory in basement may have been planned for use as a bomb shelter due the age of the home. Note that a conservation easement has been placed on this property to ensure the natural beauty and habitat will remain unspoiled for future generations. This prevents future subdivision and tree removal along the James Creek border. See associated docs for the deed of conservation. Recent updates and features include: major rehab of home, grounds, guest cottage and tennis court. 4,000 SF of Hickory flooring added; new Cook's kitchen with: quartz countertop, island, pantry, prep sink, new appliances including 2 refrigerators (SubZero and Samsung), Bosch convection oven/microwave, 48 inch 6 Burner Viking commercial grade range and hood (not replaced during renovations), pot filler spigot added. 2 new heat pumps, 2 heat pumps approx. 10 years old, 3 new hot water heaters, roof approx. 15 years old-note house was built to support a concrete roof system, commercial grade electrical system is original, majority of electrical and plumbing fixtures have been replaced, many cedar lined custom closets, solid shelving in closets with automatic lights, high voltage landscape lighting has been repaired, guest cottage painted with new backsplash added to kitchen, rebuilt screened porch (original slate floor and exposed beam ceiling), 3 fireplaces (2 have new gas logs), extensive attic storage in 2 areas, dog kennel off tennis court, water system raises water PH level and requires minor service yearly, outside shower, wet bar in living room with numerous built-in storage features throughout the home, gated entrance, fencing along road, outside storage and playground, new septic cleanout, new security system, new custom wrought iron handrail... Large curbstones were imported from historic Old Salem NC, superb building materials and craftsmanship throughout this magnificent home. Shown by appointment only to pre-qualified ready, willing and able buyers. Rumors say that Oprah and Stedman have visited this home. One year Home Warranty provided by: Americas Preferred Home Warranty.


Listing TypeFor Sale
Days On Site399


Bath(s) 6 Full, 1 Half
SQ Feet5,554
Story(s)1 Story

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Area Information

CitySouthern Pines
Zip Code28387
Community NameSouthern Pines
Elementary SchoolSouthern Pines
Middle SchoolSouthern Middle
High SchoolPinecrest
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Listing Updated: 02/24/2020
MLS Number: 192150
Listing Provided By:
Tammy O Lyne  of  Keller Williams Realty