203 Helmsdale Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
203 Helmsdale Drive

203 Helmsdale Drive

3 Beds 2 Baths 2,060 Sq.Ft.


Enjoying one of the most private, peaceful neighborhoods within The Oaks with no cut through streets. 203 Helmsdale offers leisurely walks with your dog, an early morning jog or a friendly neighborhood stroll for catching up on the latest happenings. Well maintained one-level 3 bedroom, 2 bath home featuring numerous well established flower beds, hardscape walkways, stone retaining walls. Seller former president, longstanding member of neighborhood garden club. Kitchen / living area opens to private backyard patio with in ground gas grill for outdoor grilling, entertainment. Vaulted ceilings in living/dining room area, primary bedroom, primary bath and sunroom. Open floor plan in kitchen / living area provides eat-in dining area, home entertainment area with gas log fireplace. Primary bathroom with jetted tub, walk-in shower with direct access to private courtyard and hot tub. Large two car garage with walkup unfinished workshop area (or additional storage) above garage. Emergency standby natural gas generator for those unexpected power outages.

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203 Helmsdale Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27517



Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms3
  • Total bathrooms2
  • full bathrooms2
  • KITCHEN Dishwasher, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Gas Range, Indoor Grill, Microwave, Plumbed For Ice Maker, Refrigerator, Self Cleaning Oven, Washer
  • Laundry room Laundry Closet, Main Level
  • Flooring Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Parquet
  • Fireplace Family Room, Gas, Gas Log, Prefabricated
  • other interior Features Bathtub/Shower Combination, Bookcases, Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Double Vanity, Eat-in Kitchen, High Ceilings, High Speed Internet, Living/Dining Room Combination, Pantry, Master Downstairs, Separate Shower, Smooth Ceilings, Tile Counters, Vaulted Ceiling(s), Walk-In Closet(s), Walk-In Shower, Whirlpool Tub

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area2,060 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area0.34 Acres
  • MLS® ID2503011
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT1989
  • NeighborhoodChapel Hill
  • Architecture StylesRanch, Transitional
  • Elementary SchoolDurham - Creekside
  • Middle SchoolDurham - Githens
  • High SchoolDurham - Jordan


  • Garage Space2.0
  • water SourcePublic
  • utilitiesCable Available
  • lot featuresCul-De-Sac, Landscaped, Open Lot
  • parkingAttached, Concrete, Driveway, Garage, Garage Door Opener, Garage Faces Front, Parking Pad
  • HEAT TYPEForced Air, Gas Pack, Natural Gas
  • AIR CONDITIONINGCentral Air, Electric, Heat Pump
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • SubstructureSlab
  • Disability FeaturesAccessible Doors, Accessible Washer/Dryer, Level Flooring
  • HOA AmenitiesNone
  • other exterior FeaturesGas Grill, Rain Gutters


  • Sales Price$673,500
  • Real Estate Tax $6,246/yr
  • HOA Fees $100


Phil Patterson


A native North Carolinian and graduate of North Carolina State University, Phil began his real estate career with the Sea Pines Company on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.

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