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Sold! OMG! I’m moving! NC mountain getaway! 40 acres!! $269,000

April 15, 2018

It even has its own cave! And its own artist studio with living quarters, guinea hens, chicken coop, hiking trails…..need I say more?! Built in 1931 in Lenoir, NC. I almost forgot, there is even a pigpen. Three bedrooms, one bathroom, and 1.232 square feet. $269,000

From the Zillow listing:


You’ve found it…the farm of your dreams! Complete with a small flock of guinea hens running loose & chicken coop ready for your first brood. Two streams cross almost 40 acres of both pasture & wooded land. Hiking trails down the ravine, up the mountain & to the cold storage cave. Trails wide enough for hiking, 4-wheeling or horseback riding. Home completely rebuilt & remodeled w/beautifully selected kitchen, bathroom & lighting fixtures. New roof, floors, heating, air, windows & doors in 2017. Spectacular mountain & long range views and treed seclusion. Enjoy rabbit, deer & wild turkey in your front yard. Opposite side of artist studio are four stalls, open workshop w/high ceilings. Fifth stall converted to lg chicken coup. Other out buildings include antique black smith shop, lg 2 bay tractor barn & an older 4-stall pig pen. Pig/animal pen is only out building that has not been repaired, but the bones are good. The new well pumps 50 GPM. Great Loft/play area Off Children’s room.


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