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Sold. Wow! That barn!! Main house, guest cottage and a surprise barn! 14 acres in North Carolina. $875,000

August 6, 2021

Never thought I’d say I would be happy living in the barn! : ) Pretty amazing! This property is comprised of a main house, guest cottage and a barn. It was built in 1917. It is located on 14.07 acres in Mars Hill, North Carolina. The home features beautiful bead board walls, bead board ceilings, crown molding, built-ins and wainscoting. There are eight gas burning fireplaces. The guest cottage features two bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms. The barn has been renovated and has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The property has walking trails, fire pit and multiple picnic areas. Five bedrooms, four bathrooms and 3,491 square feet. $875,000

Contact Carla Barnard with Keller Williams Professionals

From the Zillow listing:


Turn-key vacation rental property! The charming & historic Grace House Estate is situated on 14.07+/- acres of peaceful pastoral views. Located minutes to downtown Mars Hill, this impressive property features a turn-of-the-century main home (5 bedrooms/4 baths), a cozy ADA-accessible cottage (2 bedrooms/1.5 baths), and an extensively renovated barn (2 bedrooms/2 baths). Property boasts covered porches, 8 gas burning fireplaces, beautiful landscaping, multiple picnic areas, a stone fire pit and walking trails. Multiple zoning designations (C-2 & R-3) allows for many possible uses including an event venue, private estate or horse farm. Previously operated as a treatment center and currently run as a short term rental property. Mars Hill has a quaint yet active downtown with many restaurants, offices and Mars Hill University. Located 2 miles off I-26 and only 20 minutes to Asheville. The area is known for it’s access to world-class outdoor activities and rich music and crafts heritage.


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