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    Fara Captain
    Broker | Owner | REALTOR® ~ Pronouns: she/her

    1731 Peabody Ave

    Memphis, TN 38104

    $845,000

    List Price

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    1731 Peabody Ave. Memphis TN 38104

    $800,000

    Sold

    5 Beds
    BATHS
    ---- SQ/FT
    1912 YEAR BUILT

    ** SOLD in 2021 this is a sample listing ONLY **

    This beautiful historic home is nestled in prominent Central Gardens with all the charm of a historic home and all the upgrades of a new home. 1731 Peabody is located on a rare large corner lot with access to the property from Lemaster. The beautiful wood gates on Lemaster glide open to a large parking area. The welcoming spacious front lawn and inviting porch make for great entertaining. The front of the house is also accessible by a long driveway with the original Porte-Cochere. Current owners love spending time on the porch enjoying the fresh air. As you enter the house beautiful hardwood floors, smooth ceilings, and some of the original crown moldings are featured.

    The main house presents 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths plus an office. The total living area of the main house is +/- 3,566 SF based on the most recent appraisal. The first floor features a large living room, welcoming foyer, dining room (currently being used as a Billiard room) with a half bathroom, a well-designed upgraded kitchen with a spacious pantry, and a large den area. The current downstairs layout is designed to accompany AirBnB guests, making for an entertainment lounge area. They have loved the opportunity to invite guests from around the world and share a cup of coffee discussing life, travels, and the pursuit of happiness.

    The kitchen features a unique mother of pearl backsplash. The seller was drawn to the pattern as it reflected the tumbling block pattern often seen in quilting. The huge island was intentionally built to have a large walkway to allow for easy flow during large gatherings. The center island is made of natural quartzite with aqua tones. This table acts as a place of gathering for the current owners to entertain when they have guests in town. The Kitchen appliances make for a dream Chef Kitchen: a beverage fridge, a “sonic-like” ice maker, Kitchen Aid double ovens, Wolf stovetop, Venti hood, Jenn Air Fridge, and a dishwasher. The reverse osmosis filter provides ultra-clean drinking water and is connected to the Scotsman icemaker and the Jenn air refrigerator.

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    Lot size:3,566 sq/ft
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    Property type:House
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    MLS number:10096992
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    Parcel number:016040 00003

     

     

    The small beverage fridge allows for two different temperatures allowing for a variety of refreshments. The Island has cabinets on both sides making for generous storage. The Sellers' favorite feature is the low simmer mode for the stovetop, a “must-have” if you ask her. Additionally, she designed a pop-up feature for a Kitchen-aid to be easily stored and used for her baking adventures. To accompany her passion for baking, an entire cabinet is dedicated towards baking sheets. The large windows in the Kitchen gazing into the backyard allow for an abundance of natural sunlight.

    The second floor consists of a spacious primary bedroom en-suite, a second bedroom with an attached bathroom, a third bedroom, an office, and a hallway full bathroom. The primary bedroom features a large spacious closet made for two, a spacious seating area, and a large primary bathroom with the original bathtub, double head showers, and double vanity.

    As you leave the back door by the Kitchen, you enter a gated seating area with a beautiful yard and a side porch perfect for outdoor company or enjoying a relaxing day. The pool was recently resurfaced, and the sellers added an original Gaudi tile at the head of the pool to commemorate their vacation to Spain. The large Mermen statues spout water into the pool making for a fun atmosphere to enjoy. The exterior is installed with a 10-zone irrigation system that waters the green spaces. The Outdoor lighting creates a beautiful ambiance to enjoy the Memphis summer nights listening to the sounds of nature.

    The renovated pool house includes a kitchen area, living room area with a half bathroom on the first floor. The picturesque spiral staircase leads to a beautiful bedroom attached with its own full bathroom.

    Don’t miss the chance to make this beautiful home on Peabody YOURS today.

    THE NEIGHBORHOOD & AREALocated in the heart of Central Gardens.
    EXTERIOR HIGHLIGHTS This home features a landscaped yard, patio, and a pool to dip in on a Memphis hot summer day!
    • Living Room 19x13
    • Bedroom 2 13x12
    • Office 9x10
    • Dining Room 13x22
    • Bedroom 3 13x14
    • Kitchen 18x18
    • Bedroom 4 26x20
    • Master Bedroom 26x13
    • Bedroom 5 17x17
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    Fara Captain
    Broker | Owner | REALTOR® ~ Pronouns: she/her
    Fara CaptainBroker | Owner | REALTOR® ~ Pronouns: she/her

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    Fara Captain is a dynamic change-maker who believes in building an inclusive environment in both the real estate industry and in the City of Memphis. Fara is a Multi-Million Dollar Club Life member and is consistently ranked in the top 2% of Memphis Area REALTORS®. She was an Executive of the Year Honoree by the Memphis Business Journal in 2020, RRC’s 2021 Young Professional winner, and a StyleBlueprint FACE of Memphis.  In 2021, Captain was selected by RIS Media as a Crusader for the ally-ship efforts on speaking up against racism. She was featured on the front cover for the Residential Specialist magazine as a young CRS making a difference in the Nov/Dec 2020 issue. She is the TN Realtor’s Association Diversity Committee Vice Chair, the RRC TN State President, and is this year’s MAAR Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair. She sits on the Women’s Foundation Memphis-Grants Committee and is a member of the Young Professionals Network where she served as President in 2018. She is a member of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors and the Chamber of Commerce-Young Professional Council. She is a current RPAC Sterling Contributor and a Multi-Million Dollar Club Life Member. In 2019, she completed the Unpacking Racism class through the Civil Rights Museum. Following the completion of the class, Fara co-organized “Putting Race on the Table” with the National Civil Rights Museum. Additionally, Fara is creating “non-judgement zones” for fellow allies to step forward in their efforts to move towards racial equity. In 2021, Captain completed her certification in Diversity and Inclusion at eCornell University. Fara teaches a class on how to be an Inclusive REALTOR & How to be an Inclusive Leader to her fellow Council of Residential Specialist peers (CRS members are the top 5% of REALTORS in the nation) and fellow Tennessee REALTORS®. She meets with fellow passionate DEI (Diversity Equity Inclusion) Memphis leaders to discuss ways that Memphians can continue to inspire the community into a more Inclusive environment. Captain’s drive and determination to fill a much-needed gap in the Memphis real estate community was a result of personal perseverance combined with a huge thirst for knowledge. Fara already holds the following real estate related certifications and designations: CRS, ABR®, SRS, GRI, At home with Diversity, PSA & SRES and is an avid Ninja. She is currently working on growing the next generation of real estate leaders through her firm Captain & Co. Real Estate LLC. They continuously rank in the top 15% of Real Estate Firms in the area. She believes all agents deserve individual coaching and she ensures her agents put their clients' needs first. Under Mrs. Captain’s leadership, they are determined to give back to the Memphis community one home at a time.  Her company’s vision is to give back to the community through volunteering and community outreach.  One of their Give Back Goals by 2025 is to build one home a year for a Memphis family in need. Captain recently created a sister company Anchor Love LLC. This company will focus on building more affordable homes in the Memphis area. Fara strives to be an inclusive human and is passionate about inspiring others to follow along. She is a proud mom of two humans and one pup and a dedicated wife to her husband Chris.

    Community Involvement:

    • TN Realtors Association Diversity Committee
    • Memphis Area Association of Realtors: Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair
    • TN Residential Real Estate Council State President
    • Women’s Foundation, Memphis-Grants Committee
    • RPAC Major Investor Sterling Contributor
    • Multi-Million Dollar Club Life Member
    • Young Professionals Network (2018 President)
    • Unpacking Racism Cohort 2 (National Civil Rights Museum)
    • Member of Memphis Area Association of Realtors (MAAR)
    • Chamber of Commerce - Young Professionals Council member
    Coursework and Qualifications:
    • Diversity and Certification - eCornell University
    • ULI Real Estate Emerging Developers program
    • Council of Residential Specialist (CRS)
    • Ninja Selling Certification
    • Accredited Buy Representative (ABR®)
    • At Home with Diversity®
    • Seller Representative Specialist (SRS)
    • Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES®)
    • Graduate REALTORS® Institute (GRI)
    • Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA)
    • Leading RE Relocation Specialist
    • C2EX- Commitment to Excellence

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    Phone: 901.390.4663
    Position: Broker | Owner | REALTOR® ~ Pronouns: she/her
    Mobile: 901.500.8034
    Captains Testimonials

    Marissa was conscientious and patient throughout our entire search process. She took the time to help us find the perfect house that met all our crite...

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    Fara has been an absolute pleasure to work with during this process. She guide us through the craziness of buying a home and was extremely patient wit...

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    Making the decision to buy a house together was something we were excited about but we knew we needed help during these wild real estate times. Chris ...

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    Great job, Thank you!

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