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Sold for $210,000. 15 acres in the NC mountains! Circa 1798! $230,000

October 1, 2022

I want this! Interior surprised me! This home was built in 1798. It is located on 15 acres in Creston, North Carolina. The home features a covered front porch, hardwood floors, log walls, stained glass and a large stone fireplace. There are two ponds and a creek on the property. Renovations were started on the home, but incomplete due to death of the owner. Two bedrooms, one bathroom and 1,360 square feet. $230,000

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. Some of the renovations not completed due to death of the owner. 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 renovations and updates completed , this will be your dream come true! A unique home, and property with many possibilities! Heirs are motivated to sale, have lowered the original listing price and will strongly consider any reasonable offer!



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