740 Gimghoul Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
740 Gimghoul Road

740 Gimghoul Road

5 Beds 9 Baths 10,446 Sq.Ft.


This exquisite estate, located in the heart of Chapel Hill in the Gimghoul Historic District, is a rare find! Set on over 3 acres, 740 Gimghoul Road includes four properties, which are being sold together. The 10,446 square foot main house, built in 2009, is flooded with natural light and has the perfect floor plan. The home is made for entertaining, but it also has a very smart layout that allows for every room to be enjoyed during everyday life. The design of this home is flawless! There are high-end finishes at every turn and there is a peacefulness to the home that greets you the minute to step foot in it. Located just steps from the campus of UNC-Chapel Hill, this Gimghoul property is in the perfect location, allowing one to enjoy all that Chapel Hill has to offer while being a very private home. With 5 bedrooms, 6 full bathrooms, 3 powder rooms, a chef's kitchen, a prep kitchen, a library, an office, a perfect guest suite, a huge heated screened porch, 2 two-car garages, and 7 wood-burning fireplaces, this home has it all. Interior photos of the 1,100 square foot cottage will be added soon!

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740 Gimghoul Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514



Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms5
  • Total bathrooms9
  • Laundry room Second Laundry, 1 st Floor, In Basement, Laundry Room
  • Flooring Brick, Hardwood, Engineered Hardwoods, Tile, Vinyl
  • Fireplace Gas Starter, Basement, Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, In Study, Wood Burning
  • APPLIANCES Gas Water Heater, Tankless Water Heater, Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Range, Humidifier, Ice Maker Connection, Microwave, Refrigerator
  • other interior Features 10 Ft Ceiling, 9 Ft Ceiling, Bookcases, Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Coffered Ceiling(s), Distributed Audio, Lighting Control, Paneling, Pantry, High Speed Internet, Kitchen Island, Walk-In Closet(s), Wet Bar, Smooth Ceilings

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area10,446 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area3.38 Acres
  • MLS® ID2510413
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT2009
  • NeighborhoodChapel Hill
  • Architecture StylesTraditional
  • Elementary SchoolCH/Carrboro - Northside
  • Middle SchoolCH/Carrboro - Grey Culbreth
  • High SchoolCH/Carrboro - East Chapel Hill


  • Garage Space4
  • water SourceCity Water
  • utilitiesCable Available
  • roofMetal, Shingle
  • lot featuresHardwood Trees, Landscaped, Secluded
  • parkingAttached, DW/Asphalt, Entry/Rear, Entry/Side, Parking Lot, Parking Pad, Garage, Garage Door Opener
  • HEAT TYPEForced Air, Wall Furnace, Natural Gas
  • sewerCity Sewer
  • SubstructureWood Ext
  • other exterior FeaturesGas Grill, Rain Gutters, Irrigation System, Covered Porch, Deck, Patio, Porch, Guest House


  • Sales Price$6,625,000
  • Real Estate Tax $73,877/yr


Shannon Kennedy

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She knows and loves all the best parts of Chapel Hill and Durham and considers herself lucky to have been a member of both of these vibrant communities.

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