CLOSED 5-6-2020: Mid Century Mod Woodland Oasis in Raleigh


1113 Glen Eden Drive, Raleigh NC

circa 1963

4 Bedrooms (3 on the Main Level, and 1 on the Lower Level)

3 Baths – with original tilework

2 car garage + Storage Shed

Offered at $700,000

CLOSED 5-8-2020 $10k over asking! Multiple Offers!


SWOON-WORTHY mid century modern home by Architect Byron Franklin. (see for additional details on the architect!)

The current owner is a celebrated photographer – the light & shadows of the home are phenomenal!


The commercial-styled kitchen was designed by Frank Harmon, and completed by Tonic Construction includes a roof aperture with electronically controlled windows, concrete counters, rubber flooring, 

Kitchen with custom counters/sink

a cantilevered bench, and a unique wall of windows, which create peeks of the glorious mature plantings in the rear yard

Kitchen Bench + Window Wall

To complete this unique kitchen: a red Lacanche gas range, the envy of serious home cooks!

Lacanche Gas Range


Frank Harmon /Vinnie Petrarca and Charles Holden also added a commercial grade glass/aluminum sunroom to the lower level apartment entry:

4 Bedrooms =3BRs on main +1 Bedroom in the lower Separate living area

Bedroom 2


Original “oh-so-cool baths” – in amazing condition (carpet protected these beauties for many years!)

Owners Bath


A home of light and shadows – here are some additional images by the owner, Elizabeth Galecke, photographer, which truly capture what this home is all about


A yard to daydream in: get lost amongst the azaleas & camelias, blueberry bushes, apple trees, and enjoy the sheltering shade under the towering trees – an inside the beltline oasis.

Make it yours today, & continue this home’s tradition of art+design+community.  

Call 919-995-0550 for additional details.