A diamond in the rough, ready for a complete remodel! Sleek mid-century vibes with great bones. Smart curb appeal on over a half acre. Large foyer, open living room and formal dining, all with site-finished hardwoods. Central kitchen. Spacious family room with masonry fireplace. Sunken studio/playroom/flex space with sliders and wood decking floor. Screened porch with covered corridor access to large storage room and mother-in-law suite (bedroom/living, kitchenette & bath)--mother-in-law suite is completely separate with it's own entrance. Roomy master suite. Huge lot is almost completely flat. Fenced backyard. Charming, quiet neighborhood with community lakes and no city taxes. Minutes to downtown Raleigh and the Beltline. Bring your design mind and and make this jewel shine!