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RE/MAX Executive Realty 7752 Gateway Lane ~ Concord, NC www.leighsells.com 704-979-7034 ~ 866-440-7136
or why you’ll love this home! • Built 1955
• 3 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom
• +/- 1200 sf heated living area • Charming bungalow
• One-car detached garage
• Original hardwood floors in bedrooms • Large, level corner lot • Built on crawl space • City water/sewer
• Additional workshop • One-owner home
â€˘ Large living room is immaculate and neutral
â€˘ Spacious kitchen with vintage charm!
• Owners believe there are hardwood floors under carpet
• Spacious bedrooms
• Master with gorgeous hardwoods
• Updated bath
Other Features • Oversized laundry room
• Detached garage/workshop is wired and has driveway access
• Level yard with room for garden
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History of Concord, North Carolina
A story circulates about the origin of Concord in which two towns were vying to be made the county seat of the newly-created Cabarrus County. The powers that were decided to build a new town between those other two and make this new town the county seat, in order to bring Concord to the dispute. Thus, the town of Concord was founded. This story is also used as an explanation for why the name of the North Carolina town is pronounced like the word, rather than like Concord, Massachusetts and Concord, New Hampshire ("conquered").
by Wikipedia/2000 Census)
Concord is the county seat of Cabarrus County and a winner of the All-America City Award in 2004. It is located near the center of Cabarrus County, it is twenty miles northeast of Charlotte.
As of the census of 2000, there were 55,977 people, 20,962 households, and 14,987 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,085.3 people per square mile. There were 22,485 housing units at an average density of 435.9/sq mile.
There were 20,962 households out of which 35.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them. The average household size was 2.61 and the average family size was 3.08.
In the city, the population was spread out with 26.2% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 33.6% from 25 to 44, 20.2% from 45 to 64, and 11.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years.
The median income for a household in the city was $46,094, and the median income for a family was $53,571. The per capita income for the city was $21,523.
Out and About in Concord & Cabarrus County… REED GOLD MINE
Reed Gold Mine is the site of the first documented gold find in the United States. Admission to the mine is free. Activities include a mining documentary screening, underground mine tour, and Stamp Mill tour. The mine also offers gold panning from April to October. For more information, visit www.reedmine.com.
CONCORD MILLS MALL
A 1.4 million square-foot retail complex which opened in September 1999, Concord Mills offers over 200 stores, a 24-screen movie theater, Dave & Busters and Jeepers entertainment centers, and a NASCAR SpeedPark. For more information, visit www.concordmillsmall.com.
BACKING UP CLASSICS MUSEUM
Owned by Morrison Motors, the museum opened in Concord in 1970. The 18,000 square-foot museum features over 50 classic cars, race cars, muscle cars and motorcycles, a gift shop, and banquet, meeting and party facilities. For more information, visit www.morrisonmotorco.com.
KANNAPOLIS INTIMIDATORS BASEBALL
Organized in 1995, the Minor League Class A Team is affiliated with the Chicago White Sox and is name for the late NASCAR racing legend and former owner Dale Earnhardt. The team plays in Fieldcrest Cannon Stadium in Kannapolis. For more information, visit www.intimidatorsbaseball.com.
OLD COURTHOUSE THEATRE
For more than 30 seasons, the Old Cabarrus Theatre has provided quality, professional performances to Cabarrus County and the surrounding region. Founded in the Historic Cabarrus Courthouse, the company is now housed in the former First Baptist Church on Spring Street in Concord. For more information, visit www.oldcourthousetheatre.org.
Originally built in 1938 and reconstructed after a fire in 1948, the single-screen Art Deco theatre located in Kannapolis now shows primarily second-run movies at discounted prices. For more information, visit www.gem-theatre.com.
In 2003, local businessman Hunter Huss revived the 80-year old creamery located in Concord and operated by the Burage family. Since then, the ice cream shop has become a steady favorite with locals and visitors. With over 25 flavors like “Moon Pie” and “Sliced Lemon”, the shop offers ice cream by the scoop, in a sundae or banana split, shakes and more. Visit them at 21 Union Street in Concord.
CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY
Don’t miss the excitement of racing close to the Lake Norman area. The speedway is home to NASCAR, IROC, IRL, World Karting, DIRT and Legends Car racing. Major NASCAR events are held in May and October. You can also ride around the track to get a perspective of racing. For more information, visit www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.
RICHARD PETTY DRIVING EXPERIENCE
Richard Petty Driving Experience provides racing fans and thrill-seekers the opportunity to get behind the wheel of a 600 horsepower Winston Cup style stock car. Get in the action and get on the track. For more information, visit www.1800bepetty.com.
CAROLINA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL
The Carolinas’ annual Renaissance Festival is rapidly becoming a popular regional attraction and tradition. Thousands of visitors drive to the charming forest and meadows, just north of Charlotte, that have been transformed into an elaborate 16th century village celebrating the adventure, pagentry and romance of the Renaissance era. You can mingle with royalty, townspeople, equestrians and artisans; enjoy endless entertainment, tasty and savory foods, rides and games. From the lowliest of peasants to King Henry himself, along with lovely maidens, and gamesmen, all bring to life the ambience of a Renaissance village at play. The Festival performs for seven weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) October through November.
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Published on Mar 30, 2011
Published on Mar 30, 2011
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