3000 W. Sedgefield Drive (Tea House)
- 3,800 square feet
- Lot Size: 1.57 acres / Zoning: Residential
Bathe in the tradition & history of Old Sedgefield, Greensboro NC and take in the amazing features & ambiance of this house. From the covered 37 ft. front porch to the back with a stone grotto formed with natural boulders surrounding a heated saltwater pool- this home has it all!
The sun-drenched Living Room/Dining Room is tremendous (35x20ft) with beautiful aged wood floors & 14 ft ceilings. The house boasts elaborate moldings, updated kitchen & baths, plus master bedroom & another bedroom on main floor, 4 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths. Acreage offers privacy but conveniently located. Owner is licensed RE agent.
When this property was built in 1927, it was built as a Tea House, being located as a convenient stop by point for travelers from Greensboro to High Point. During Prohibition it served as a Speakeasy and it still has the small door in the front door which was to ‘screen’ travelers coming in. In the 1940’s it was converted to a private residence.
The floor plan is perfect for a variety of needs– huge front room connects the eat in kitchen, den and bedroom suites on both sides of the house. There are more bedrooms and baths on the second floor of each wing.
Additions and updates over the years have been tastefully completed, adding to the historic nature of the home with today’s conveniences.
House features: 4 Bedrooms, 4 1/2 updated baths. Den plus formal rooms plus modern eat in kitchen. Dog run, 2 car garage, stream on the property with stone bridge.