504 E Franklin Street Chapel Hill, NC
$ 1,975,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#2385015
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyORANGE
  • CityChapel Hill
  • AreaOrange
  • NeighborhoodHistoric District
  • Zip27514
  • StyleTraditional
  • Price$ 1,975,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3874
  • Lot Size0.92 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
North Carolina Estates
Data Source:
Triangle MLS (TMLS) - 31 - NC
Property Description

The 1814 Hooper-Kyser House is one of the oldest residences in Chapel Hill. This rare Federal style farm house was constructed for William Hooper, UNC's first professor of Ancient Languages. In 1951 it was purchased by UNC 1928 graduate and band leader, radio personality, recording artist and movie/television star, James Kern "Kay" Kyser. The residence features a spacious Provincial French kitchen, a comfortable family room, dining room, living room, heart of pine flooring, and original interior woodwork.

Elementary School Middle School High School
CH/Carrboro - Northside Elementary School CH/Carrboro - Grey Culbreth Middle School CH/Carrboro - East Chapel Hill High School
Price History
5/20/2021 Listed $2,195,000
7/1/2021 11% - $1,975,000

General Features

Acres .76-.99 Acres
Basement Yes
Beds 4
Cooling 3 Zone, Central Air, A/C Age 6+ Years
Elementary School CH/Carrboro - Northside
Exterior Features Covered Porch, Historical Area, National Historic Desg, Patio, Porch
Fireplaces Gas Logs, In Bedroom, In Living Room, In Master Bedroom, Masonry, Natural Gas
Flooring Brick, Hardwood
Full Baths 4
Heating 3 Zone, Forced Air, Heat Age 6+ Yrs
High School CH/Carrboro - East Chapel Hill
Interior Features 9 Ft Ceiling, Bookshelves, Butler's Pantry, Cable TV Available, Ceiling Fan, Granite Counter Tops, Plaster Wall, High Speed Internet, Kitchen Island, Security System Finished, Smoke Alarm, Wet Bar
Listing Area Orange
Lot Number 1
Middle School CH/Carrboro - Grey Culbreth
New Construction No
Parking DW/Asphalt, Entry/Side, Parking Pad
Property Description Single Family
Roof Roof Age 0-5 Years, Architectural Shingles, Shingle
Special Conditions Fiduciary Trust
Status Pending
Style Traditional
Subdivision Historic District
Type Detached
Virtual Tour
Water Heater Gas
Year Built 1814

Interior Features

Basement Description Inside Entrance, Outside Entrance, Unfinished Bsmt
Equipment/appliances Cooktop - Gas, Dishwasher, Dryer, Electric Range, Ice Maker Connection, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Satellite Dish, Washer
Fireplace 4+
Fuel Heat Electric Fuel, Natural Gas
Master Bedroom on 1st Floor No
Number of Rooms 11
Other Rooms 1st Floor Bedroom, Family Room, Mbr w/ Sit Rm, Separate Living room
Total Baths 4
Washer Dryer Location Basement

Exterior Features

Latitude 35.916004
Longitude -79.047478
Approx Lot SqFt 39944.52
Construction Type Site Built
Design 2 Story
Exterior Finish Wood Ext
Foundation Basement, Crawl Space
Lot Description Corner Lot, Garden Area, Hardwood Trees, Landscaped
Lot Dimensions 178x217x176x224
Lot Size Area 0.917
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 Contingent Average in 27514

AVG $560K
AVG 112
Year Built
AVG 1972
AVG 30
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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