Historic House Listings

Don’t judge a book by its cover! Circa 1950 in Tennessee. $159,000

June 10, 2024

Don’t judge a book by its cover! The interior was a surprise. The house was built in 1950. It is located in Etowah, Tennessee. The house features a small front porch, hardwood floors, wide baseboards and exposed brick. There is an english basement and a detached storage shed. One bedroom, two bathrooms and 864 square feet. $159,000

Contact Kim S. Passmore with Century 21 Legacy: 423-745-4446

From the Zillow listing:


Why pay rent when you can own? This one bedroom, one full bath, and one-half bath home is located within walking distance of the downtown area of Etowah. You will love the industrial style interior as it features architectural details such as the use of brick, metals, and wood. Enter the front door to find a living and dining area with a tasteful color scheme, hardwood flooring, stainless appliances, eating bar, and a half bath. Walk down the stairs to the basement area where you will find an original brick wall in the open space used as a bedroom suite. A full bathroom is included in the bedroom/basement suite along with an over/under washer and dryer. A 6′ double glass exterior door allows lots of natural light. Located in the heart of Etowah, TN, also known as the ”gateway to the Cherokee National Forest” which is well known for fishing, hiking, kayaking, tubing, and white-water rafting. An abundance of natural resources including mountains, rivers, and lakes are within a short driving distance. Whether you are looking for a possible investment property or a place to call home, you can’t go wrong with this one-of-a-kind property. Don’t hesitate to call for more information or a viewing appointment.


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