Price Reduction - Eco Friendly
1205 Shepherd Street Durham, NC
$ 860,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#2385138
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyDURHAM
  • CityDurham
  • AreaDurham
  • NeighborhoodMorehead Hills
  • Zip27707
  • StyleModernist
  • Price$ 860,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3537
  • Lot Size10,585 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
501 Nest Realty
Data Source:
Triangle MLS
Property Description

The former home of legendary jazz pianist Mary Lou Williams, this thoughtfully renovated mid-century gem in historic Morehead Hill offers vintage cool w/an unbeatable outdoor oasis for entertaining & relaxing. Open kitchen w/breakfast nook; 4 big bedrooms, incl. master & guest suites; laundry room; oak floors. Enjoy peace of mind w/warrantied roof & multizone HVAC, new Andersen windows.Waterproofed basement w/finished rec room & bar offer lots more space for fun. Walk to downtown Durham, close to Duke/RTP

Elementary School Middle School High School
Durham - Spaulding Elementary School Durham - Githens Middle School Durham - Jordan High School
Price History
5/21/2021 Listed $895,000
6/19/2021 4% - $860,000

General Features

Acres 0-.25 Acres
Basement Yes
Beds 4
Cooling A/C Age 6+ Years, Central Air, Heat Pump
Elementary School Durham - Spaulding
Exterior Features Gutters, Historical Area, National Historic Desg, Patio, Neighborhood Playground
Fireplaces In Basement, In Living Room, Wood Burning
Flooring Hardwood
Full Baths 3
Green Building Features ENERGY STAR Appliances, High Efficient Toilets, Programmable Thermostats, Drought Resist Landscpng
Half Baths 1
Heating Dual Zone Heat, Heat Pump, Heat Age 6+ Yrs
High School Durham - Jordan
Interior Features 9 Ft Ceiling, Bookshelves, Cable TV Available, Ceiling Fan, Granite Counter Tops, Lighting Control, Pantry, Security System Finished, Smoke Alarm, Solid Surface Counter Top, Walk in Closet, Wet Bar
Listing Area Durham
Lot Number 3
Middle School Durham - Githens
Neighborhood Morehead Hill
New Construction No
Parking DW/Brick, Entry/Front, Street Parking
Property Description Single Family
Roof 50+ Year Warranty, Roof Age 6-10 Years, Architectural Shingles
Special Conditions No Special Conditions
Status Active
Style Modernist
Subdivision Morehead Hills
Type Detached
Virtual Tour
Water Heater Electric WH, Water Htr Age 6+ Yrs
Year Built 1960

Interior Features

Basement Description Full, Heated, Part. Finish
Equipment/appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Range, Microwave, Refrigerator, Self Clean Oven
Fireplace 2
Fuel Heat Natural Gas
Master Bedroom on 1st Floor No
Number of Rooms 9
Other Rooms Entry Foyer, Family Room, Office, Rec Room, Separate Living room, Utility Room
Total Baths 4
Washer Dryer Location 2nd Floor, Laundry Room

Exterior Features

Latitude 35.988714
Longitude -78.912879
Approx Lot SqFt 10585.08
Construction Type Site Built
Design 2 Story
Exterior Finish All Brick Veneer, Wood Ext
Foundation Basement
Lot Description Landscaped
Lot Dimensions 69'x153'x69'153'
Lot Size Area 0.243
Water/Sewer City Sewer, City Water


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 27707

AVG $650K
AVG 75
Year Built
AVG 1978
AVG 35
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

Looking for a more comfortable experience?

Download our mobile app for a personalized browsing experience.