Historic House Listings

Mountain cottage with a view! Circa 1945 in North Carolina. $195,000

March 23, 2023

Mountain cottage with a view! This home was built in 1945. It is located on .21 acres in Balsam, North Carolina. Sitting on the deck you can hear a nearby creek. The house features a stone chimney, stone wood burning fireplace, hardwood floors, exposed beams and a wall of windows. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms and 914 square feet. $195,000

Contact Tavia Thomas with Re/Max Executive: [email protected]

From the Zillow listing:


Just minutes from Waynesville & Sylva, this mountain cabin was originally built in 1945 and has tons of charm & character! Two decks – with an enclosed porch between them – all have beautiful mountain views, with the sound of a neighboring creek nearby. Home does need some work and is being sold as-is. It is priced accordingly. With some updates, this will make a great getaway, and/or a short term vacation rental. Living room, dining area & kitchen are open-concept with no doors, and heating ducts in the kitchen supply heat to the open area. Living room has a stone wood-burning fireplace. There is a bedroom & full bath on the main w/ a window seat with storage underneath. Lower level is partially finished with two bedrooms & full bath, but are currently unheated. Owners used home as a summer home and used space heaters for cool nights. Water is provided by Westview Community water system which is $100/year. Road maintenance is an additional $100/year. Home is currently winterized.



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