80 Country Club Road Tryon, NC
$ 2,475,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#1365851
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyPOLK
  • CityTryon
  • Zip28782
  • StyleTudor
  • Price$ 2,475,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4400
  • Lot Size17.54 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Jeff Miller with Re/Max Advantage Realty.
Property Description

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.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Tryon Elementary School Polk Middle School Polk County High School
Price History
4/20/2018 Listed $2,750,000
7/3/2019 10% - $2,475,000

General Features

Auction No
Elementary School Tryon
High School Polk County
Hoa / Community Amenities None
Listing Area North Carolina
Listing Status Active
Middle School Polk
Remarks 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
Status Active
Style Tudor
Subdivision None
Type Single Family-Detached

Interior Features

Appliances Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Stand Alone Rng-Electric
Basement Partial, Unfinished, Walkout, Interior Access
Bedroom #2 Size 14x15
Bedroom #3 Size 12x15
Bedroom #4 Size 12x13
Bedroom #5 Size 13x14
Bonus/rec Rm Size 13x14
Breakfast Room Size 12x13
Cooling System Central Forced
Den Size 10x12
Dining Rm Size 17x17
Fireplace Gas Logs
Fireplace(s) 2
Floors Ceramic Tile, Hardwood
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Heating Oil, Radiant
Interior Features Bookcase, Ceiling 9ft+, Security System Owned, Countertops-Other, Second Living Quarters, Pantry – Closet
Kitchen Size 13x14
Laundry Basement
Living Room Size 16x26
Master Bed Features Full Bath, Master on 2nd Lvl, Fireplace, Multiple Closets
Master Bedroom Size 17x18
Storage Space Garage, Out Building w/Elec.
Stories 2+Basement
Water Heater Electric, Multiple Units

Exterior Features

Driveway Circular, Gravel
Exterior Features Balcony, Deck, Patio, Pool-In Ground, Porch-Front, Generator
Exterior Finish Stone, Masonry Stucco, Wood
Foundation Crawl Space, Basement
Garage Total Capacity 2
Lot Description Level, Mountain View, Sloped Gently, Some Trees, Steep, Underground Utilities
Lot Size Area 17.54
Parking Type Attached Garage
Parking/Garage Basement Level, Workshop, Yard Door, Attached Garage 2 Cars, Detached Garage 3+ Cars
Roof Architectural, Slate
Sewer Septic
Water Well


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 28782

AVG $600K
AVG 31
Year Built
AVG 1973

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