80 Country Club Road, Tryon


5 Beds
5½ Baths
4,400 Sqft
17.54 Acres
0 Garages

AUCTION! - Online Only – Tuesday - October 29th Selling to the Highest Bidder at or above $975k - Last Listed at $2.475m Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to own this historic estate in the heart of Tryon. Welcome to "Friendly Hills", a 1924 English Tudor style home w/ 17+ manicured acres enveloped by the foothills of the blue Ridge mountains. This 4500 SF estate home, registered with the NC Historic Preservation, was once owned by the renowned author, Margaret Culkin Banning. The log cabin that helped inspire her writings is still a part of this beautifully unique property. The moment you enter the foyer, this home will draw you into it's one of a kind interior. The historic flavor of the wood floors, beamed 20' ceilings and rock fireplace w/ a mantle made by the famous "Tryon Toymakers" exudes old world style. The house features some amazing rockwork inside and out, from walkways to columns. Amenities include a saltwater pool, 3BR/2BA guest house and a large 2 level shop that could converted to another guest quarters. This private, knolltop estate property is situated only 1.5 miles from downtown Tryon.

Essential Information
MLS® #1365851
Full Baths5
Half Baths1
Square Footage4,400
Year Built1924
Sub-TypeSingle Family-Detached
Community Information
Address80 Country Club Road
Zip Code28782
Has PoolYes

Basement Level, Workshop, Yard Door, Attached Garage 2 Cars, Detached Garage 3+ Cars


Basement Level, Workshop, Yard Door, Attached Garage 2 Cars, Detached Garage 3+ Cars

InteriorCeramic Tile, Hardwood
HeatingOil, Radiant
CoolingCentral Forced
# of Fireplaces2
FireplacesGas Logs
Interior Features

Bookcase, Ceiling 9ft+, Security System Owned, Countertops-Other, In-Law Suite, Pantry – Closet


Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Stand Alone Rng-Electric

ExteriorStone, Masonry Stucco, Wood
RoofArchitectural, Slate
FoundationCrawl Space, Basement
Exterior Features

Balcony, Deck, Patio, Pool-In Ground, Porch-Front, Generator

Lot Description

Level, Mountain View, Sloped Gently, Some Trees, Steep, Underground Utilities

School Information
ElementaryTryon St
MiddlePolk County Middle
HighPolk County
Listing Details
AgentJeff Miller
OfficeRe/Max Advantage Realty

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Listing information last updated on September 22nd, 2019 at 1:01pm EDT.

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