Price Reduction - Water Views - Primary on Main
209 Change Street New Bern, NC
$ 795,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#100285602
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCRAVEN
  • CityNew Bern
  • AreaNew Bern Downtown Historic
  • NeighborhoodNew Bern
  • Zip28560
  • Style
  • Year Built1820
  • Taxes$ 2928
  • Price$ 795,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3881
  • Lot Size8,276 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Data Source:
Neuse River Region Association of REALTORS® (NRRAR) - 252 - ND
Property Description

Welcome to the Smallwood-Duffy House nestled perfectly in Historic Downtown New Bern! Built in the mid 1810's, this property brings the modern up-fit while holding its historic charm. Greeting your company in the stately entry way will ensure feelings of royalty while enjoying the 200 year old elliptical arch with modillion cornice, high ceilings, and dark wood floorings. Rest up in the formal living room with the fireplace and mantel holding the room's focal point along with the many windows bringing in the room's natural light. Host dinner parties in the formal dining room with another gorgeous original fireplace and mantel with plenty of space for serving and enjoying company. Wrap around the corner into the well designed kitchen with the unique features of the original pine flooring being transformed into the existing countertops and wooden beams from the attic added as accents. With all stainless steel appliances, farmhouse sink, built in serving station, center island, and coffee bar, this kitchen will always be known for its 5 Star atmosphere. Select your master suite of choice between the downstairs option with a beautiful claw foot tub and private patio entrance or head upstairs to enjoy the modern option of a tile shower and built in bookcases and fireplace. The guest rooms are sure to impress with wood floors, individual split heat and air units, and more of that impressive natural lighting. The third floor is a hidden gem with exposed beams, original hardwood floors, a private bar, rounded dormers with built in storage and seats to overlook Downtown New Bern, a new HVAC unit, and a full bathroom. This home is move in ready from the crawlspace to the attic and everywhere in between. A half of a block away from the Neuse River, several blocks from the heart of Downtown New Bern, and a short distance from neighboring beaches.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Brinson Elementary School Grover C.Fields Middle School New Bern High School
Price History
8/11/2021 Listed $845,000
10/2/2021 5% - $810,000
11/5/2021 2% - $795,000

General Features

City Limits Yes
Construction Wood Frame
County Craven
Days on Market 94
Elementary School Brinson
Flooring Tile, Wood
Full Baths 4
HOA and Neigh Amenities No Amenities
Heated Area 3500 - 3999
High School New Bern
Middle School Grover C.Fields
New Construction No
Property Type A
Roof Metal
Rooms Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Status Active
Stipulation of Sale None
Stories 3.0
Street Name Change
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Subdivision New Bern Downtown Historic
Tax Year 2020
Terms Cash, Conventional
Utilities Community Sewer, Community Water
Virtual Tour
Water Heater Tankless
Waterfront No
Waterview Yes
Year Built 1820
Zoning Residential

Interior Features

Attic Access Only
Cooling System Central, See Remarks, Zoned
Dining Room Formal
Fireplace 3+
Heating Electric, Natural Gas, Zoned
Interior Features 1st Floor Master, 9Ft+ Ceilings, Blinds/Shades, Ceiling - Vaulted, Ceiling Fan(s), Smoke Detectors, Wet Bar
Laundry Location Room
Rooms 12
Total Bathrooms 4.00
Total Bedrooms 5

Exterior Features

Attached Carport Spaces 0.00
Construction Type Stick Built
Detached Carport Spaces 0.00
Exterior Features None
Exterior Finish Wood Siding
Fencing Partial
Foundation Crawl Space
Lot Acres 0.19
Lot Dimensions 79.55x107
Lot Water Feature River View, Waterfront Comm
Porch/Balcony/Deck Balcony, Covered, Deck, Open, Porch, See Remarks


  • 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 28560

AVG $360K
AVG $1,597
AVG 35
Year Built
AVG 1984
AVG 22
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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