Southern Elegance- 12 acres with Custom-Built Home in McGee's Crossroads

Benson, Johnston County , North Carolina


Property description

Welcome to the Fisher Homestead, a dignified yet inviting oasis from the hectic world. This picturesque property sits on 12 acres of lush green pastures and features a 3 acre stocked pond. The custom-built, traditional home was thoughtfully designed by its current owner and exudes Southern charm with it’s large wrap-around porch and elegant facade.

Featuring over 3700 square feet of indoor living area, the residence offers 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths as well as multiple flex rooms. The unique floor plan boasts a true chef’s kitchen with separate dining room, a central family room and exquisite 1st floor master suite.

If the idea of rolling green pastures, shimmering ponds and wrap-around porches are your thing then you are sure to be delighted as you drive down the long gravel drive to the elegant home that sits so perfectly on this beautiful acreage. Although built in 2003, the home is reminiscent of a bygone era with its classical exterior design and roofline.

Graced by a large wrap-around porch that beckons you to sit awhile and enjoy the sounds & sights of nature, one cannot help but daydream of afternoon tea on the porch swing or a romantic glass of wine at sunset. Incorporated into the wrap-around porch is a spacious al-fresco dining and conversation area overlooking the pond. It’s a treasured spot for enjoying meals and good company. The home, with its multitude of outdoor living areas, is ideal for enjoying North Carolina’s mild climate and abundant seasonal beauty.

All conveniently located in the McGee’s Crossroads area close to schools, shopping and less than 30 minutes to Downtown Raleigh. Prepare to be enchanted...


Home Features

  • Custom-built Traditional style home
  • 3721 heated square feet, 4 BR, 3.5BA & multiple flex rooms
  • Heavy trim work, wrap-around porch, meticulously maintained
  • 2 Master Suites- 1st floor and 2nd floor
  • Nursery
  • Detached insulated workshop with loft and lean-to
  • Whole house bluetooth enabled surround sound/intercom system
  • Hardwired security system
  • Central Vacuum
  • Master bedroom & bath soundproofing insulation in walls and ceiling
  • Gas logs w/remote control
  • Oak flooring throughout, with carpeted Billiards/Bonus Room
  • Under-cabinet lighting in kitchen
  • 6 burner Dacor Gas range with griddle & warming oven
  • Oversized, attached 2 car garage fully insulated, heated & cooled w/separate storage area
  • Huge unfinished walk-up attic (
  • 750 square feet)
  • Strategically placed drop zone at the garage entry
  • Spacious first floor walk-in laundry room
  • Copy of house plans/Blueprints available at closing
  • New water heater (2017)
  • 3 separate heat pump systems- 1 New (2017/Bonus), 2 heat pumps overhauled (2017/Main & 2nd Level)
  • New 30 year architectural shingle roof (2017)
  • Replaced over half of the homes double-hung, insulated windows (2016/2017)
  • Interior freshly painted (2017)

Lot Features

  • All underground utilities
  • Water & electrical connection at pond
  • Hot & cold water outside at driveway
  • Gas grill connections on side porch/Al Fresco dining area
  • Detached wired, insulated workshop with walk-up loft & covered concrete pad
  • Raised garden beds
  • Chicken Coop
  • Private, stocked, 3 acre pond
  • Built-in firepit & covered swing by pond
  • Gazebo with Western Redwood ceiling
  • Oversized side-entry garage

Horse Facility Features

  • 12 acres of lush pastures with access to natural shade & 3 acre pond


  • 1 miles to schools
  • 39 miles to airports
  • 2.5 miles to shopping

Information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed. Buyer to verify all information


136 S Pleasant Coates Rd, Benson, Johnston County, North Carolina


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