Mark Blythe

305 Forest Park Road Matthews, NC 28104

$205,000

Active Under Contract

Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1 full, 1 half
Square Feet
1,300
Acres
0.45
Type
Residential
MLS#
CAR3605722
Subdivision
Forest Park
Master BR on Main
Yes

Brick front ranch located on 0.495 acres in Forest Park Subdivision! Great for entertaining outdoors Other updates include windows replaced in 2017, HVAC 2019, hot water heater 2019 , New Stove 2020, updated Carport with new roof , and tile flooring .. 3 bed/1.5 bath . PRICE REDUCE FOR QUICK SALE

Presented By

Mark Blythe

(704) 807-5288


General

Type

  • Residential

Parking

  • Carport - 4+ Car

Year Built

  • 1965

Acreage

  • 0.45

Square Feet

  • 1,300

List Date

  • Mar 24, 2020

Listing Brokerage Name

  • Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

Basement Rooms

  • Basement

Subdivision

  • Forest Park

Schools

Elementary School

  • Unspecified

Middle School

  • Unspecified

High School

  • Unspecified

Interior

Sewer Type

  • Public Sewer

Water Type

  • Public

Heating

  • Central
  • Heat Pump
  • Heat Pump

Appliances

  • Cable Prewire
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Electric Cooktop
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric Range
  • Refrigerator

Room Dimensions Floor

  • Bathroom 1
  • 0.00
  • Main
  • Bathroom 2
  • 0.00
  • Main
  • Bedroom 1
  • 0.00
  • Main
  • Bedroom 2
  • 0.00
  • Main
  • Master Bedroom
  • 0.00
  • Main
  • Dining Area
  • 0.00
  • Main
  • Living Room
  • 0.00
  • Main
  • Breakfast Room
  • 0.00
  • Main

Exterior

Foundation

  • Basement

Driveway

  • Concrete
  • Gravel

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Matthews is a large suburban town located southeast of Charlotte. This tree-lined, upper-middle-class community has a rich local history, ongoing community events, and beautiful homes.

 

Real Estate

Matthews real estate includes stately homes with modern amenities and features. Homes are typically designed in the traditional style, with brick exteriors, hardwood flooring, spacious porches, and large backyards. This is an ideal area to purchase a luxury property, as Matthews is one of the best communities in the area for home values. With a wide range in price points, sizes and features, homes in Matthews are some of the best in the region.

 

Lifestyle and Attractions

Matthews has received a number of accolades over the years, including one of the Top Ten Suburban Cities in America. The population of this suburban region has grown significantly over time; 191 people lived in Matthews in 1880, and today it is home to approximately 30,000 people. The Matthews Commercial District includes 10 buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places, dating from the late 19th century to the early 20th century. The charming downtown area includes a number of local boutiques and restaurants, in addition to the stately Matthews Town Hall hosting a library and picturesque park. Matthews is home to the headquarters of Family Dollar Stores, a Fortune 500 company.

 

Matthews hosts many scenic parks, including Squirrel Lake Park, a 29-acre park with a fishing pond, picnic shelters, a playground, a horseshoe pit, walking trails and more. Stumptown Park hosts a number of community events, and features a performance stage, outdoor grill and picnic area, playground, sand volleyball court, and more. Matthews has several arts and cultural centers, including Matthews Heritage Museum, McDowell Arts Center and Matthews Playhouse. Residents of Matthews look forward to a variety of annual community events and festivals, such as the Matthews Alive Festival and the Matthews Community Farmers’ Market. The expansive Sycamore Commons Shopping Center at the heart of Matthews is a popular retail destination for Matthews residents.

 

Nearby Schools and Higher Education

Matthews is part of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, which includes 157 schools throughout the region. Matthews is home to Matthews Elementary School, Crestdale Middle School, David W. Butler High School, and a number of other public schools. Matthews residents may access a variety of nearby private schools in neighboring communities. Matthews is also home to a campus of Central Piedmont Community College.

 

History

Before the arrival of Europeans in the 1800s, the rolling hills of Mathews were home to the Waxhaw tribe. Over time, the area’s rich game and forests attracted hunters, traders, lumberjacks and farmers. The town was originally called Stumptown, then later changed to Fullwood, until it was named after Matthews’ train station, which is still in operation, in 1874.

 

Approximate Distance to:

 

Uptown Charlotte: 12 Miles

 

Charlotte Douglas International Airport: 18.5 Miles

 

Hospitals:

  • Novant Health Matthews Medical Center: 1.5 Miles

  • Carolinas Medical Center: 11 Miles

 

Major Highway:

  • I-485: 2 Miles


 

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Data last updated: 08/09/20.
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