5207 US 421 Highway Vilas, NC 28692

$119,000

Active Under Contract

Bedrooms
2
Type
Residential
MLS#
219319
Master BR on Main
No

Cozy cottage in Vilas just minutes to Downtown Boone and University. Great starter home or investment with easy level living and paved access off Hwy 421. Gentle yard, outbuilding and back deck offers view of the woods and gardens. This 2BR/1BA home has eat in kitchen and sunny living room with picture window and mtn view. Recently replaced pex plumbing, refrigerator, range and hot water heater. Has been a treasured home and offered turnkey with a few exceptions. Home built in 1949 and priced to account for uneven floor. Don't miss this location with dependable, year round access!

Listed By

Michele McCubbins

(828) 964-8020


General

Type

  • Residential

Style

  • Cabin/Cottage
  • Mountain

Parking

  • Driveway
  • None

Year Built

  • 1949

List Date

  • Dec 13, 2019

Tax

  • $410

Listing Brokerage Name

  • Allen Tate Blowing Rock/Boone

Schools

Elementary School

  • Cove Creek

High School

  • Watauga

Interior

Fireplace

  • Yes

Sewer Type

  • Private Sewer

Water Type

  • Private

Cooling

  • Wall/Window Unit(s)

Heating

  • Baseboard
  • Kerosene

Appliances

  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric Range
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer

Interior Features

  • Fully Furnished
  • Window Treatments
  • High Speed Internet
  • Cable TV

Exterior

Exterior Features

  • Out Building(s)

Exterior Construction

  • Frame

Roof

  • Asphalt
  • Shingle

Driveway

  • Paved

Community Amenities

  • Long Term Rental Allowed
  • Short Term Rental Allowed

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High Country

The High Country is a mountainous region in North Carolina that houses the counties of Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Mitchell, Watauga, Wilkes and Yancey. The region is well-loved by outdoor enthusiasts, and is most known for its abundance of winter sports. 

 

Real Estate in High Country, NC

Boone, Banner Elk and Blowing Rock continue to be popular destinations for retirees, and second and vacation homes. The cost of living in those areas is slightly lower than the national average, with a median home price at or around $249,000. Some communities in the High Country area are more expensive, and home prices tend to average a little higher, at an average listing price of $257,400. 

 

Many gated communities can be found in High Country, as well as a number of properties tucked away on their own acreages, down many backroads, on mountaintops, or in small community subdivisions. Because of this, it is important to hire a Realtor that knows the area and can point you in the right direction

 

Lifestyle and Attractions

From Grandfather Mountain to Linville Falls, there’s something for everyone in High Country, NC. Widely known for winter sports, High Country serves residents and visitors year round, with biking, hiking, camping and water sports activities. 

 

Perhaps one of the most notable destinations for travelers in the High Country is the Blue Ridge Parkway. Warmly referred to as “America’s Favorite Drive,” the parkway spans over 400 miles, overlooking miles and miles of beautiful scenery, and some of the highest elevations in the South East. 

 

Grandfather Mountain is also another popular destination for High Country visitors and is home to the famous Mile High Walking Bridge, as well as numerous hiking trails, educational opportunities and wildlife. 

 

With six full-service ski areas and over 90 slopes, winter sports fanatics won’t get bored easily here. The High Country is home to the highest peaks in the Southeast, which makes for a great ski climate from November through the month of March. 

 

Nearby Schools and Higher Education

The school systems spanning over 7 counties feature many public and private offerings for students residing in the High Country. Watauga County Schools in particular rank very well, and are responsible for the third-highest ranking SAT scores in the state of North Carolina. 

 

The most well known higher institution in the High Country is Appalachian State— nestled in the heart of Boone. Lees McRae is a liberal arts school located in Banner Elk, offering 23 majors. Maryland Community College is located in Spruce Pine and is affiliated with the Elderhostel Lifelong Learning Network— which provides ample continuing education opportunities for adults.


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Listed By

Michele McCubbins

(828) 964-8020

Data last updated: 01/27/20.
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