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This Listing Sold On September 28, 2021

Handcrafted Antique Log Cabin NC Mountains

M150-SS Sold On September 28, 2021







Welcome home! Previously a circa 1848 barn, this magnificent cabin offers privacy and tranquility and a yard with a park-like setting.
Journey up the driveway by lush rhododendron and gorgeous trees to find the cabin waiting for you to enjoy mountain living on a private 7.8 acre setting just minutes to downtown West Jefferson.
There is plenty of yard space for the kids to play or just to relax.
Read a book or entertain your friends and family on the stone front patio, complete with a stone oven. This property is truly a work of art.
Another view of the stone patio area with front door.
Front door accented with nails from the Virginia Creeper Railroad and early 1800s stained glass.
Enter the home through the front door with early 1800s stained glass into the kitchen with wormy chestnut cabinets and red oak hand pegged floors
Enjoy coffee or tea in the quaint breakfast area.
The kitchen boasts countertops made of reclaimed wood from a lane in a former West Jefferson blowing alley
Perhaps the heart of the home is the grand fireplace made of stones from Mount Jefferson.
The great room has red oak hand pegged floors and the openings of the old hay lofts provide for a wonderful place to display your treasures
Enjoy your holiday gatherings in the glorious dining room with walls of glass filling the room with natural light.
You can feel like you are dining outdoors year round.
The large back deck provides for numerous seating areas for your family and friends.
Sitting on the back deck feels like you're in a tree house - it's so beautiful.
Enjoy outdoor dining and entertaining on the back deck with Nature's bounty all around.
Rest and rejuvenate in the main floor master bedroom.
En suite master bathroom.
Original hand-hewn stairs leading to the second bedroom on the upper level.
Spacious bedroom - formerly a hayloft of the circa 1848 barn
The corner window in the bedroom provides amazing light and a great place to read or just relax.
Second set of original hand-hewn stairs leading to the third bedroom - formerly a hayloft of the circa 1848 barn
The third bedroom is spacious and charming.
The full walk-out lower level offers a ton of storage space.
Fabulous family room in the walkout basement, which could also serve as another sleeping area
The barn and shed offer great storage. Barn is on its own electric meter.
Road on the back of the property leading to Beaver Creek.
Beaver Creek frontage - hang your hammock and relax!
Or, grab the fishing pole.
These aerial views show the privacy of the 7+ acre park-like setting.
Call today for additional information on this truly unique hand hewn authentic log cabin reconstructed from a circa 1848 chestnut log barn and boasting handcrafted details.

“WOW!” is what you will say when you see this magnificent & unique property – it is truly a work of art!  This handcrafted NC Mountain log home, located off of Lower Nettle Knob Road, has been well maintained & loved for many years. Handcrafted & historic, it took craftsman 2-years to complete. Originally a hand-hewn chestnut log barn (circa 1848), it features a renaissance style front door accented with Virginia Creeper Railroad nails, red oak hand pegged floors, wormy chestnut walls, hand crafted cabinets made from vintage wormy chestnut pews, kitchen countertop made from a former West Jefferson bowling alley lane & vintage glass from the original Cheese Factory. The great room boasts a GRAND fireplace made of stones from Mt Jefferson, soaring ceilings & a fabulous dining room with a window wall overlooking the beautiful trees. On each side of the home, the original hand-hewn stairs lead to the secondary bedrooms, formerly the barn hay lofts. The walkout basement features a family room, laundry & a full bath. There is a road leading down the back of the property to the bold creek where you can fish, picnic, & enjoy the water. Conservation easements on adjoining property ensure no development. SOLD FURNISHED with a few exceptions.  Call today for additional information or an appointment to view this extraordinary property listing M150.

Listing ID:


Property Type:

Single Family

Year Built:





3 Full, 0 Half






1 Car, Basement


Latitude: 36.348752   Longitude: -81.462534

Location & Neighborhood

City: West Jefferson

County: Ashe

Area: 20-Pine Swamp, Old Fields, Ashe Elk

Fire District: Fleetwood

Subdivision: None

Zoning: Residential


Elevation Range: 3001-3500 ft

Utilities & Features

Heat: Baseboard Electric, Fireplace-Wood Stove Insert, Radiant Baseboard

Internet: Yes

Sewer: Private, Septic Permit-3 Bedroom

Amenities: Barn, Fiber Optics, High Speed Internet-Fiber Optic, Long Term Rental Permitted, Short Term Rental Permitted, Storage Shed

Appliances: Disposal, Dryer, Gas Range, Microwave Hood/Built-in, Refrigerator, Washer


Interior Amenities: Furnished

Fireplace: Stone, Woodburning

Sqft Basement Heated: 881

Sqft Living Area Above Ground: 1887

Sqft Total Living Area: 2768


Exterior: Log, Stone, Wood

Style: Log

Driveway: Private Gravel, Private Paved


Construction: Log

Basement: Finished - Basement

Garage: 1 Car, Basement

Roof: Architectural Shingle


Property Taxes: $1,969

Financing: Cash/New, Conventional


Price Per Sqft: $312

Price Per Acre: $75,513

126 Lower Nettle Knob Road, West Jefferson, NC 28694

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