Every once in a while you come across an idyllic home perfectly designed for entertaining & imbued with the essence of comfort; 602 Surry Road is one such home. With its welcoming faade, seamless floor plan & remarkable addition upgrades & remodel, this Chapel Hill home in Estes Hills will instantly capture your eyes & your heart, offering you the best of comfort & style.
Resting atop a landscaped 0.43 acre home site, this brick traditional home is situated on a quiet street in the picturesque enclave of Estes Hills & it invites you to walk the brick path, through the front door & into a marble-floored foyer brightened by sidelight windows & recessed lighting. The formal dining room lies to the left showcasing hardwood floors, chair-rail molding, smooth ceilings & plantation shutters. A formal living room extends to the right of the foyer, natural lighting beckoning you to sit & stay a while. This room acts as a gateway to the family room & the center of this beautifully crafted home. Enjoy beautiful hardwood floors, raised hearth wood-burning fireplace with granite surround & tile inlay, built-in book-casing with wet bar, recessed lighting & an incredible display of tall renovated windows. Experience an open, flexible layout filled with abundant natural light & discover quality materials, stylish appointments & thoughtful details! Enjoy year-round relaxing & entertaining in the adjacent all-season, heated/cooled sunroom that features a surround of tall windows, ceramic tile floors, high ceiling with skylights, dual ceiling fans, wall-to-ceiling fresh paint, storage, & French doors that lead to the private brick patio in the back yard. The backyard retreat is a private oasis with mature landscaping. The sunroom is also connected to the eat-in kitchen featuring new hardwood floors, Corian countertops, large island with front & back storage, brand new Wolf double oven & 5-burner gas stove, tile backsplash, recessed lighting over the dining space, & five blue pendulum lights that create a soothing ambience. A laundry is attached to the kitchen & includes tile floors & built-in shelving. Off the kitchen & sunroom is a great mudroom space with a separate entrance & access to the two-car, oversized-depth garage with new doors, newly painted floor & workshop area. An extra heated/cooled bonus room is located in the rear of the garage utilize it as a yoga studio, office, or storage area! It's a great space for older kids to hang out with friends or study!
A gently sweeping iron scroll staircase unfolds before you, leading to the second floor & the home's four bedrooms. Bedrooms two, three & four each contain wood floors & ceiling fans; three and four are finished nicely with plantation shutters, while the generous second bedroom is closest to the full bath that features floor-to-ceiling tile with inlay border, solar tube, recessed lighting, custom-made cabinetry, & built-ins to keep belongings neatly put away. The final & most impressive room on the second floor is the exquisite master suite addition-remodel. This space consists of a bonus/office space with hardwoods & storage & a luxurious master addition that was completed in the year 2000. The owner's suite features a magnificent Palladian bay window encasing a cozy reading nook & The View just outside of the mature landscaping & robust oak tree peppered with moss will enthrall the senses & is to die for! The addition also features matching hardwoods, deeply recessed trey ceiling with fan & recessed lighting, four casement windows to enjoy a fresh breeze, & three closets including a huge walk-in with built-ins & door leading to the mule-hide roof over the bonus. The deluxe master bath is highlighted by a dual Corian-topped vanity with Travertine backsplash, & glass walk-in steam shower that is adorned with floor-to-ceiling Travertine tile, double shower heads & bench. The water closet with custom 12x12 glass block privacy wall is smartly spacious & private yet welcomes natural light. It blends seamlessly with the flow of the room & connects flawlessly to a large corner Jacuzzi tub hugged by a wall of casement windows.
The outdoors at 602 Surry Road is a truly unique & special place. It offers an array of entertaining & gardening possibilities. The brick patio is backed by a tall brick privacy wall with a built-in raised garden trough that dreams of a garden of roses or meandering jasmine! This outdoor living space is the ideal setting for many wonderful memories to come!
If dwelling in comfort complements your lifestyle whether reserved or active 602 Surry Road is the home you've been looking for. A quiet Chapel Hill location coupled with a short drive to the town's best including UNC, University Mall, the public library, parks, schools, great dining & shopping, Whole Foods, Trader Joes & more is a unique luxury that will afford you & yours years of living & loving the Southern Part of Heaven.
Welcome to your new home in Estes Hills!