Water Views
507 E Front Street New Bern, NC
$ 800,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#100302367
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCRAVEN
  • CityNew Bern
  • AreaNew Bern Downtown Historic
  • NeighborhoodNew Bern
  • Zip28560
  • Style
  • Year Built1901
  • Taxes$ 4231
  • Price$ 800,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2993
  • Lot Size6,534 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Data Source:
Neuse River Region Association of REALTORS® (NRRAR) - 252 - ND
Property Description

This is your opportunity to be a part of history and give it your own modern touch! This Queen Anne Style Beauty is ready to be loved for another 120 years! Built in 1901 and finished in 1904, the John G Dunn house has one of the most spectacular Neuse River Views in Historic Downtown New Bern. Enjoy the expansive Front Porch to watch the beautiful sunrises or watch the world go by and enjoy the river breezes! Inside, the beautiful moldings and large windows give you the essence of living in a Historic District Home. All the details in this home have been lovingly maintained and restored through the years. In it's 120 year history, only 3 families have called this majestic beauty home! Beautiful Parlor with Bay Window greets guests and provides stunning views of the Neuse. The original wide plank wood floors flow through out the main floor and lead to a beautifully renovated kitchen with ample cabinet space and breakfast room. Formal Dining Room with large windows and access to the front porch is perfect for entertaining. The main floor also includes a large den for family time, lovely powder room and laundry. While the second floor is carpeted, the wide plank floors are underneath waiting to be refinished. Principal suite includes a bay window with Neuse River Views, updated bath and walk in closet. Two more bedrooms and office share a large bath with original claw foot tub. Ample attic space for storage and off street parking round out all that makes the John G Dunn house so spectacular. Five Fireplaces with original moldings and hearths are not operating currently but can be plumbed for gas inserts. Recent Updates and Renovations include: New HVAC, Rinnai, Duct Work 2019, New Kitchen 2019, Refinished Wood Floors on Main Floor 2019, New main floor Powder Room, 2019, New Laundry Room with Laundry Chute 2019.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Brinson Elementary School Grover C.Fields Middle School New Bern High School
Price History
11/24/2021 Listed $800,000

General Features

Basement None
City Limits Yes
Construction Wood Frame
County Craven
Days on Market 4
Elementary School Brinson
Flooring Carpet, LVT/LVP, Wood
Full Baths 2
HOA and Neigh Amenities No Amenities
Half Baths 1
Heated Area 2800 - 2999
High School Craven Early College
High School New Bern
Middle School Grover C.Fields
New Construction No
Property Type A
Roof Metal
Rooms Bedroom 1, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Breakfast Nook, Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Laundry, Living Room, Office, Other, Studio
Status Active
Stipulation of Sale None
Stories 2.0
Street Name Front
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Subdivision New Bern Downtown Historic
Tax Year 2021
Terms Cash, Conventional, VA Loan
Utilities Municipal Sewer, Municipal Water
Waterfront No
Waterview Yes
Year Built 1901
Zoning Residential

Interior Features

Attic Walk-In
Cooling System Central
Dining Room Formal, Kitchen
Fireplace 3+
Heating Heat Pump, Natural Gas
Interior Features 9Ft+ Ceilings, Blinds/Shades, Ceiling Fan(s), Foyer, Smoke Detectors, Walk-In Closet
Laundry Location Room
Rooms 11
Total Bathrooms 3.00
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

Attached Carport Spaces 0.00
Construction Type Stick Built
Detached Carport Spaces 0.00
Exterior Features Storm Doors, Storm Windows
Exterior Finish Wood Siding
Fencing None
Foundation Crawl Space
Lot Acres 0.15
Lot Description Corner Lot
Lot Dimensions Irregular
Lot Water Feature River View
Porch/Balcony/Deck Covered, Porch


  • 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 $350K
AVG $1,628
AVG 35
Year Built
AVG 1980
AVG 22
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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