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$899,000
3,035 + 522 in-law suite
0.4 acres
1998
3
2.5

Coley Forest
828 Runnymede Road, Raleigh 27607

Rare and beautiful custom built home designed by award winning architect Frank Harmon for sale. Live well in beautiful, expansive, and light filled spaces. Sophisticated design elements using volume, texture, light, color, and pattern are discovered anew each day in this house.

The Residence – The Karmous Edwards residence is a beautiful joyful custom home designed by Frank Harmon and the current owners Tony Edwards and Gigi Karmous Edwards who were determined to fulfill a dream of building their own home for their family. Built in 1998 the home features deep overhanging rooflines and natural cedar shingles. The house follows the contours of the large corner lot and preserves a good portion of the lot for porches a large patio and landscaping that invites an indoor/outdoor relationship.  An efficient and functional in-law suite, also designed by Frank Harmon, was added to the home in 2003 for Gigi’s mother. This space can also double as a perfect home office or studio.  The home has been featured in Metro Magazine (2006) and Triangle Home Ideas.

The Neighborhood - Coley Forest is a well established neighborhood in the excellent Lacy school district and is adjacent to the Whole Foods and Quail Ridge Books shopping center. Its easy access to Raleigh's 440 beltline makes short your trip to downtown Raleigh, Research Triangle Park (RTP), or RDU International Airport.

Related links and articles:
Frank Harmon Architect, PA: Website
List of Frank Harmon's Awards

Dwell Magazine: Let's Be Frank

NC Signature: Eco Smart: Frank Harmon
News and Observer: He blends buildings, nature

Triangle Modernist Houses: Frank Harmon