Historic House Listings

This mountain house is back on the market! One acre in North Carolina. $189,900

November 16, 2023

This North Carolina mountain house is back on the market! This home was built in 1888. It is located on 1.01 acres in Franklin, North Carolina. The home features a covered front porch, hardwood floors, baseboards and a spacious kitchen. This home was once the Watauga Baptist Church. Six bedrooms, two bathrooms and 2,742 square feet. $189,900

Contact Katelyn Vanderwoude with RE/MAX Elite Realty

From the Zillow listing:


Built in the 1880s, this charming farmhouse is full of history! This home was once the Watauga Baptist Church here in Franklin, NC! Easy access off a paved-state maintained road leads you right to this 1.01+/- acre property! This home is functionally a 7-bedroom home (6th bedroom 12.6 x 9.4 and 7th bedroom 15.5 x 9) with 2 baths- one on the main level and another on the second story. The home in total is three stories and just under 3000 sq ft! Incredible opportunity to restore a piece of history! Relax on the covered front porch and watch the leaves change this autumn season! On the main level, you’ll find a spacious kitchen, dining room, two bedrooms, and a bathroom. The second level houses another 5 rooms that could function as bedrooms- and another bath. The third story has another 2 rooms that could function as storage, an office, or more bedrooms! The opportunities are endless with this home! Enjoy the spacious and cleared backyard- the perfect space for outdoor activities! Approximately 5 minutes from Downtown Franklin! Window units for AC- heat sources vary, and not every room is heated, nor does every bedroom have a closet, due to the age of the home.



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