Historic House Listings

Log cabin on 15 acres in the North Carolina mountains. Circa 1798. $249,000

July 13, 2022

This is pretty cool! Nice area not far from Boone! This cabin was built in 1798! It is located on 15 acres in Creston, North Carolina. The home features a covered front porch, stacked stone chimney, hardwood floors, stone fireplace and loft area. The property has two ponds, a creek, barn and storage building. Two bedrooms, one bathroom and 1,360 square feet. $249,000

Contact Rex Goss with Carolina Mountain Properties and Rentals

From the Zillow listing:


Own your very own piece of unique Appalachian history! Built in 1798, this 2 bedroom, 1 bath log cabin might possibly be the oldest inhabited cabin in the High County and its on 15 acres! Boasting hand hewn 2-foot-wide logs, hardwood floors throughout, huge stone fireplace & chimney with gas logs, stained glass windows, renovated spacious kitchen and laundry room add to the charm of this cabin. Interior renovations include sliding barn door, tongue and groove walls, new fixtures and electrical but have not been completed due to extenuating circumstances. This home offers 1500 ft of paved road frontage, 2 ponds, a creek, barn, and 16 x 20 storage building. There are multiple building sites with views throughout the acreage. Located near the North Fork of the New River offering some of the best trout fishing in North Carolina. 30 minutes from West Jefferson and Boone, 15 minutes to Mountain City Tennessee. With some renovations and updates, this can be your dream come true! A unique home and property with many possibilities!



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