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1502 Bahama Rd, Bahama, NC, 27503


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3 Bedrooms
2 Full Baths, 1 Partial
2,690 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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1502 Bahama Rd, Bahama$450,000

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Property Highlights

Home TypeSingle Family Residence
ParkingDriveway, Gravel
Year Built1915
HeatingHeat Pump
CoolingExhaust Fan
FireplaceDining Room, Family Room
MLS #10031890
Lot Size0.83 Acres

About 1502 Bahama Rd

**Charming Historical Residence - 1502 Bahama Rd, Bahama, NC 27503** Nestled on a generous 0.83-acre lot, this 1915-built family home is steeped in history and splendidly maintained, offering a unique blend of classic craftsmanship and modern comfort. Once the childhood home of William Bradley Umstead, a U.S. Congressman and Governor of North, this residence invites you to become part of its illustrious history. As you approach, the welcoming front porch sets a tone of warmth, leading you into a spacious 2,690 sqft interior where history resonates through every room. The home retains many original features including horizontal six-panel doors, 12-inch baseboards, and beautifully restained original pine floors, all beneath soaring 11-foot ceilings. These historic touches are complemented by tasteful updates like the modernized kitchen, ensuring every convenience is met while preserving the home's heritage. The layout includes a cozy family room and a formal dining room, perfect for gatherings. There is a convenient half bath on the first floor, plus a bedroom complete with an attached full bathroom, offering privacy and comfort. Two additional bedrooms provide ample space for family, guests, or home office setups. Outside, the property's expansive grounds offer a peaceful retreat, ideal for leisure and outdoor activities. The location is unbeatable, with Discovery Charter School and Spruce Pine Campground nearby, enriching community life with educational opportunities and natural beauty. This home is not just a residence but a piece of North Carolina's history, waiting for new owners to add their chapter to its storied past. Don't miss the opportunity to own a landmark property where historical charm meets modern living in the heart of Bahama.

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: Colonial
  • Year Built: 1915
  • Living Area: 2,690 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: NACA
  • Office Phone: (704) 536-7676
  • Listing Agent: Dawn C Hooper

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Electric Range, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Washer/Dryer
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood
  • Fireplace: Dining Room, Family Room

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Partial Bathrooms: 1
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Total Bedroom Count: 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Information:

  • Exterior: Deck, Porch Front, Private Yard

Parking Information:

  • Attached Garage: No
  • Parking: Driveway, Gravel

Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot: Back Yard, Cleared, Front Yard
  • Lot Size: 0.83 Acres


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Heat Pump
  • Cooling: Exhaust Fan

School Info

Assigned Schools Information:

  • Northern High School, Public District Grades 9-12
  • City of Medicine Academy, Public District Grades 9-12
  • J D Clement Early College High School, Public District Grades 9-12
  • Lucas Middle School, Public District Grades 6-8
  • Mangum Elementary School, Public District Grades KG-5
  • Holt Elementary School, Public District Grades PK-5
  • R N Harris Elementary School, Public District Grades PK-5


Directions Information:

  • Directions: US 501 N, then right on Bahama Road

Price Information

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $450,000
  • Price Per SqFt: $167/SqFt

Tax Information:

  • Annual Amount: $1,064
  • Tax Year: 2021
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MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Name: Triangle MLS
  • MLS Number: #10031890

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: NACA
  • Office Phone: (704) 536-7676
  • Listing Agent: Dawn C Hooper

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Listing History

Dec 31, 2008Home Sold

Tax History


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Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Assigned schools have a bold outline.

Elementary School

  • Mangum Elementary School

  • 9008 Quail Roost Rd

  • 0.35 miles

  • Public District Grades KG-5

  • Holt Elementary School

  • 4019 Holt School Rd

  • 7.67 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5

  • R N Harris Elementary School

  • 1520 Cooper St

  • 13.36 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5

Middle School

  • Lucas Middle School

  • 923 Snow Hill Rd

  • 3.88 miles

  • Public District Grades 6-8

High School

  • Northern High School

  • 117 Tom Wilkinson Rd

  • 5.27 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12

  • City of Medicine Academy

  • 301 Crutchfield St

  • 8.86 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12

  • J D Clement Early College High School

  • 1801 Fayetteville St

  • 13.18 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $100,711. The majority of Durham County, NC residents have income between $35k-100k annually. Typical family type is married, no kids. Most residents in this area have post secondary degree education.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 1502 Bahama Rd

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 1502 Bahama Rd property is $450,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 1502 Bahama Rd is a house located in Bahama, North Carolina, 27503.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 1502 Bahama Rd is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 1502 Bahama Rd are:
Mangum Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 8/10
Holt Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 6/10
R N Harris Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 9/10
Lucas Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 5/10
Northern High School: GreatSchools Rating 2/10
City of Medicine Academy: GreatSchools Rating 8/10
J D Clement Early College High School: GreatSchools Rating 10/10

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2021 is $1,064 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

When was this property sold last time and for how much?

The last sale was on December 31, 2008 for $60,000. (source: MLS/tax record).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 1502 Bahama Rd has 3 bedrooms and 2 full and 1 half bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 1502 Bahama Rd is 2,690 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 1502 Bahama Rd is 1915.

Rocket HomesNorth CarolinaDurham CountyBahama275031502 Bahama Rd

This home is located at 1502 Bahama Rd in Bahama, NC and zip code 27503. This 2,690 square foot home, which was built in 1915, sits on a 0.83 acre lot. Features: 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since May 28, 2024 and is currently priced at $450,000.

Over 132 listings were sold over their listed price in June 2024 in Durham County, NC. In the same period over 106 listings were sold below the listed price and 52 listings were sold for the listed price. Between May 2024 and June 2024, Durham County, NC real estate market has seen decrease in the number of listings by 8.7%. In June 2024, listings were on the market for 24 days. During the same period, the median list price in this real estate market was $415,027.

From Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on county public records data.

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