October 21, 2014

Cute As A Button ~ Circa 1920 American Bungalow in Granite Quarry NC ~ $79,900

411 MAIN STREET SOUTH (Granite Quarry) 
Salisbury, NC 28146
MLS #: R57056

Just down the road from the City of Salisbury in the center of North Carolina, is the Town of Granite QuarryGranite Quarry is a beautiful town located approximately three miles south of Downtown Salisbury.  

Granite Quarry is often referred to as a bedroom community of Salisbury, but folks who live there will tell you they are the “Master Suite”.   The scenic drive into town yields beautiful parks and well maintained and inviting neighborhoods that are comfortable and appealing.

Let Realtor® Greg Rapp introduce you to Granite Quarry, by showing you his adorable circa 1920,  2-bedroom/1-bath American Bungalow, sitting comfortably on Main Street. (Main Street is now quietly off the NC Rt 52 main corridor through town.) 

This cute-as-a-button home, at 411 Main Street South, has all the features of one of the most popular residential architectural styles in our history:  The Bungalow.  Bungalow characteristics commonly feature:

  • 1 – 1 1/2 stories
  • Low-pitched roof, often with broad eaves
  • Entry typically opens directly into living room
  • Often has a large front porch that creates an outdoor room
  • Easy access to outdoor spaces like verandas, porches, and patios
  • Open floor plan maximized for efficiency and flow from room to room with minimal space wasted on hallways

This Granite Quarry bungalow at 411 Main Street South is no exception!  The spacious 20 x 13 foot living room greets you as you step inside from our favorite feature, the large front sitting porch with its granite piers.  The combined kitchen and dining area is a roomy 20 x 11 feet! A laundry room to the rear of the home was formerly a back porch, which is now enclosed and offers tons of storage space!

Did we mention this home is as cute as a button? It is in MOVE-IN condition with a freshly painted interior and a new metal roof just installed in 2010. The bathroom is freshly remodeled.

This single-story home is ideal as a starter home or for the retired who'd like to downsize! The fenced-in back yard includes a nice storage shed that will convey with your home purchase.  All appliances and heat are electric (clean & dry!)...AND with the home's vinyl siding and metal roof ~ this charming bungalow is virtually maintenance free! 

Granite Quarry has churches of most denominations, schools (elementary, middle, high and private), parks, walking trails, and most day-to-day amenities including shopping and small restaurants. 

Here is list of local schools in the Granite Quarry area:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Granite Quarry:
  • Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (about 3 miles; Salisbury, NC)
  • Davidson County Community College (about 23 miles; Thomasville, NC)
  • NASCAR Technical Institute (about 24 miles; Mooresville, NC)
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte (about 27 miles; Charlotte, NC)
  • Forsyth Technical Community College (about 34 miles; Winston Salem, NC)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte (about 35 miles; Charlotte, NC)
  • Central Piedmont Community College (about 35 miles; Charlotte, NC)

Public highschools in Granite Quarry:
  • Rowan Co Early College (1333 Jake Alexander Blvd S; Grades: 9-12)
  • East Rowan High (175 St Luke's Church Rd; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Granite Quarry:
  • Koontz Elementary (685 East Ritchie Rd; Grades: KG-5)
  • Granite Quarry Elementary (118 South Walnut St; Grades: PK-5)
  • Dole Elementary (465 Choate Rd; Grades: PK-5)
  • Southeast Middle (1570 Peeler Rd; Grades: 6-8)
  • Erwin Middle (170 St Luke's Church Rd; Grades: 6-8)

If you can't find what you're looking for in Granite Quarry, you're sure to find it within a forty-five minute or less (much less!) drive.  Up the road, the City of Salisbury is a cultural hub with live theater, music venues, art galleries, and museums, as well as a plethora of restaurants and shopping opportunities.  To the north and south, the cities of Winston-Salem, Greensboro, and Charlotte offer even more 'things-to-do' and places to see!  Living in Granite Quarry takes you out of that city bustle, and offers a clean, safe community with great personality and a feeling of the way things used to be ~ with the attractions that cities have to offer just a stones-throw away!

Contact Greg Rapp at (704)213-6846 to take in what Granite Quarry, North Carolina, and this cute-as-a-button Bungalow at 411 Main Street, has to offer!

Greg Rapp 
Wallace Realty Co. 
704 213 6846 Mobile 
704 636 2021 Office 

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