January 18, 2020

Ranch Living at its Best! 2400+ Square Foot Brick Ranch for Sale!

This is ranch living at its very best in a pretty, rolling neighborhood with winding roads and gorgeous homes! This beautiful brick ranch offers a fantastic floor plan that makes its 2,406 square feet feel even more spacious! Welcome to 105 Oakview Drive, in Salisbury, North Carolina ~ offered by Greg Rapp with Wallace Realty!

Bathed in warm neutral shades, the sprawling living room has room for plush furniture and more, featuring a vaulted ceiling and fireplace, with large picture window filling the space with natural light.

French doors off the entry hall lead to the attractive dining room, again in soothing neutrals, complete with crown molding and chair rail trim. Handsome wood floors connect the spaces.

The kitchen's sophisticated neutral beige colors help to create a warm, welcoming feeling. Plenty of cabinets extend to the work peninsula that overlooks a breakfast room where another large picture window continues that natural daylight feel. A large laundry room with utility sink completes the efficiency of this fine home.

105 Oakview Drive, located in a quiet subdivision yet close to thriving Salisbury North Carolina shopping areas, offers 3 bedrooms on its main level with 2 full bathrooms. A new owner's suite includes private shower and large dual closets. But wait, you say . . . this is a ranch! Isn't it all 'main level'? Surprise! A small staircase hidden behind a doorway leads to a bonus room over the garage, set up as its own suite complete with full bath.

Master Suite

Master Suite

Bonus Room over Garage
Outdoor enjoyment areas include a deep rocking chair front porch at the home's welcoming entry, and a small rear deck off the living room. 

The over-sized side-load garage, accessed via a concrete drive, provides a nice storage closet.

A 12' x 20' storage shed conveys.The brick and vinyl siding translate to low maintenance here!

105 Oakview Drive is located convenient to shopping, I-85 access, and Salisbury's downtown amenities such as theaters, restaurants, galleries, and nightlife. See this wonderful home for yourself by calling Greg Rapp for your private showing: (704) 213-6846. This pretty ranch can be YOURS to love!

105 Oakview Drive
Salisbury NC 28146

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

January 15, 2020

1920's Bungalow Charm ~ Close to Everything!

You're looking for that quaint and charming house that has all of the 1920's charm one can think of: oak floors, the cozy kitchen that quickly fills with cooking aromas, large sun-bathed windows, butler's pantry, and spacious rooms. The typical charming bungalow - the perfect palette to add your own unique style to make it more 'you'. Look no further!

Greg Rapp with Wallace Realty has just listed this spacious 2-story Arts and Crafts bungalow in the West Square Historic District of Salisbury, North Carolina, and just a stone's throw from the vibrant downtown shops and restaurants! Wait until you see what is in store in this wonderful 2,546 square-foot home!

Welcome to 115 W. Thomas Street!

Right off the bat - your favorite room might be the living room. It’s the space you will relax on your giant comfy couch and to simply live your best life. This room has nearly floor-to-ceiling windows that frame the fireplace - the room's focal point - giving you that ideal natural light we love so much. This might be everyone’s favorite room! Beautiful narrow-strip oak flooring unite the living and dining rooms. Those floors are gorgeous!

The kitchen is updated with tons of warm honey-hued cabinets and a pretty tiled floor. The adjacent butler's pantry with built-in china cabinet could be a cozy breakfast room. You'll find a laundry room conveniently located off the kitchen.

115 W. Thomas Street may look like a compact bungalow, but within its +2450 square feet, this circa 1922 home offers 5 - yes FIVE!! - bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms! No early morning fighting over sink and mirror space in this home! And . . . you will be even more delighted with the plethora of storage space and closets this home provides!

In true Arts and Crafts style, 115 W. Thomas Street is graced with a deep rocking-chair front porch. Picture your rocking chairs and summer flowers spilling over this welcoming entryway.  Your mint julep is calling!

A small back porch leads to nice level yard perfectly suited for gardening, entertaining, and recreation ~ wonderfully surrounded with privacy fencing.

Conveniently located in a central neighborhood of Salisbury NC ~ this home has close proximity to Salisbury's award winning downtown,  where you will find yourself delightfully close to a town center chock full of restaurants, breweries, small shops and more. Easy access to Interstate-85 and the beautiful historic Amtrak station at the Salisbury Depot make the location of this home just perfect for the travel-minded.

Photograph by Larry Braun

The original state of the house is very basic - a perfect canvas for your mind to run wild and your design concepts to become a reality. This house is in good general repair, yet needing some light TLC ~ mostly in the repainting of both exterior and interior spaces. (This house will likely not qualify for FHA or VA loans because of needed paint.) The front roof was replaced in 2015 and the rear roof in 2019.

Homes such as 115 W. Thomas Street located in the West Square Historic District are subject to City oversight and guidelines for exterior improvements, and are eligible for grant monies. Information can be found on the City of Salisbury's website at https://salisburync.gov/Government/City-Council/Boards-and-Commissions/Historic-Preservation-Commission.

Come see this circa 1922 Arts and Crafts home for yourself! Call Realtor® Greg Rapp at 704.213.6846 to take the steps toward making this YOUR charming house with all the 1920's charm one can think of! 115 W. Thomas Street in beautiful historic Salisbury, North Carolina.

115 W Thomas Street
Salisbury NC 28144
CMLS #3582250

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

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January 02, 2020

The Cutest NOMA Home ~ SOLD by Greg Rapp

In the North Main Neighborhood of Salisbury, North Carolina, you'll find this charmer on a nearly .5 acre (.43) fenced lot!!!  This 1,893 square foot, circa 1948, 1.5 story brick home offered features galore!  Realtor Greg Rapp listed this home for sale in October 2019 . . . and now it is home to new owners!

The buyers were most impressed by the open floor plan, natural light, and spacious rooms at 215 W. 12th Street.  The large dining room and living room flow into one another with attractive arched doorways with bright hardwood moldings and beautiful hardwood floors, glossed to a high sheen!  A picture window in the living room streams natural daylight, while a beautiful gas fireplace in the connected dining area enhances these open and airy rooms.

215 W. 12th Street is just blocks from downtown Salisbury's unique shopping, fun and varied restaurants (Italian, Thai, Vietnamese, Pizza, and sandwich shops!), two community theaters, and soon to come . . . a downtown central park! Closer to the home, the beautiful Hurley Park and City Park are great for leisurely walks. Greg Rapp listed this NOMA home on October 10th, 2019 . . . and by November 1st, it was under contract!

Is it time to put your house on the market?  Call Realtor® Greg Rapp to learn about his excellent services in the Salisbury/Rowan County area! 704.213.6846 - call or text today!

215 W. 12th Street
Salisbury NC 28144
CMLS #3558852

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

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