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1923 Arts & Crafts (Craftsman)

Forest Park
High Point, North Carolina 27265

Historic Perry House

View from front gate
View from front gate
This fine Craftsman Style home has a stunning interior, with beveled & stained glass windows, hardwood floors, ceiling details & paneling. It has been used often as a photo-shoot location for Stickley and other fine furniture makers. The 1.65 acre estate is surrounded by a stone wall/wrought iron fence and backs up to the High Point Greenway. A robustly built house upgraded with a modern kitchen, Jacuzzi bath and quality heating/air conditioning.
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Living Room, east side
Living Room, east side
This large roomLiving Room/Parlor, 14' x 32', spans the front of the house and is magnificantly finished with maple woodwork, including ceiling details. It is a marvel of fine craftsmanship. To the right is a large stone fireplace accented by matching stained glass windows above built-in book cases. The entry to the dining room has beveled glass french doors.
Living Room, west side
Living Room, west side
The other side of the Living Room. The hallway leading to the kitchen, and the steps leading upstairs have the same maple wainscoting and ceiling detail. There are oak hardwood floors throughout the entire first and second floors.
Dining Room
Dining Room
15' x 18'. Maple wainscoting and ceiling details continue in this room. A maple swinging door leads to the adjacent kitchen. There are additional beveled glass doors, stained glass celestery windows and period lighting. The dining room is an impressive example of fine woodworking.
11' x 20' The kitchen was enlarged and upgraded with modern appliances and cabinets. It features over 15 feet of Corian counter space. There is a breakfast bar plus a large pantry with numerous sliding shelves. Beveled glass french doors lead to the heated rear porch. Stained glass windows are to the left and right of the french doors.
Front Porch (partial)
Front Porch (partial)
10' x 40' Many find this to be the most satisfying space of all. It faces a stream which runs across the extensive front yard. An arched stone bridge continues the path to a large fountain (which is now converted to a garden). A substantial stand of trees obscures the view of the front street. The porch remains cool and inviting, even on the hottest days. It is an ideal space for entertaining, dinner parties and relaxation
Entry & Staircase
Entry & Staircase
Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 3
Heated Sq. Ft. 3,010
Unheated Sq. Ft. 700
Stories 2
Acres 1.7
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  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • Basement
  • Breakfast Room
  • Dining room
  • Finished Basement
  • Foyer
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • Living room
  • Sunroom
  • Utility Room
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Automatic outside lights
  • Driveway - Paved
  • Fenced Yard
  • Fresh paint
  • Garden
  • Gated Entry
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Restored exterior
  • Storage Building
  • Workshop
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Fireplaces
  • Grand staircase
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry Chute
  • Original wood windows
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Wood floors
  • Shingle Roof
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Gas heating
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • Water Heater - Gas
  • Pocket Doors
  • Stained Glass Window(s)
  • Wrap-Around Porch
  • Wrought Iron Fence
  • many mature trees
  • Pavillion 18' x 33'
  • stream

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This fine Craftsman Style home is reminiscent of a Frank Lloyd Wright design, with large overhangs and porches. The stunning interior, with beveled glass doors, stained glass windows, hardwood flooring and maple wainscoting, has been used often as a photo shoot location for Stickley and other exquisite furniture makers. The estate is surrounded by a stone wall/wrought iron fence and backs up to the the High Point Greenway. This robustly built house has been upgraded with a modern kitchen, Jacuzzi bath and quality heating/air conditioning.

Archived in January, 2013

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