533 Forest Hill Drive Boone, NC 28607

$282,500

Active Under Contract

Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2 full
Square Feet
2,261
Acres
0.32
Type
Residential
MLS#
232493

This adorable ranch style home offers rare single level living and is in the city limits of Boone. The living area has hardwood floors, and the kitchen/dining area opens up to a comfortable deck overlooking the back yard. A metal roof has been added to the house meaning you won't have to worry about failing shingles, and the flat front yard is a great space to entertain or play with your pets. The lower level is heated and cooled but unfinished, so it is not counted in the living space of the home. A French drain or something similar would need to be added to the front of the house to eliminate some water penetrating the basement walls but if that were done you could greatly increase your living space! The lower level has a ample laundry room, a fireplace, and an exterior entrance that opens up to the large concrete patio. Yes, it could use some TLC but it's priced accordingly to sell taking these items into account.

Listed By

Cynthia & Craig Carlson

(828) 278-4861 / (828) 773-7472


General

Type

  • Residential

Style

  • Ranch

Parking

  • Driveway
  • Gravel
  • No Garage
  • Private

Year Built

  • 1960

Acreage

  • 0.32

Square Feet

  • 2,261

List Date

  • Aug 17, 2021

Tax

  • $1,135

Listing Brokerage Name

  • Allen Tate Blowing Rock

Basement Rooms

  • Full

Schools

Elementary School

  • Hardin Park

High School

  • Watauga

Interior

Fireplace

  • Yes

Sewer Type

  • Public Sewer

Water Type

  • Public

Cooling

  • Central Air
  • 1 Unit

Heating

  • Electric
  • Forced Air

Appliances

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

Interior Features

  • Attic

Exterior

Exterior Features

  • Gravel Driveway

Exterior Construction

  • Brick
  • Frame
  • Hardboard

Roof

  • Metal

Driveway

  • Paved

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Boone, North Carolina

 

Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina, the town of Boone offers everything you could want in a southern mountain town. Home to Appalachian State University and 3,333 feet above sea level, Boone is known as “The Heart of the High Country” and boasts a unique quality of life throughout every season.

Real Estate in Boone, NC 

Boone real estate includes a vibrant mix of large mountain homes, single-story log cabins, farmhouses on large plots of land, and many condos. The Boone area has a large number of second homes due to the area’s seasonal attractions, with many ASU alumni returning to purchase vacation homes. The average sales price of single family homes ranges between $270,000- $313,344. Many of the homes on the market in Boone are tucked away on their own acreages, down many backroads 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

Boone’s King Street is a favorite for residents and visitors alike. Lined with local speciality stores, coffee shops, antique shops, galleries and restaurants, King Street brings the college community and the locals together and gives the mountain town it’s charm. 

Boone also offers a plethora of options for nature lovers and adventure seekers. With dozens of trails and waterfalls just minutes away from downtown along the Blue Ridge Parkway, there is always somewhere new to explore. During the winter months, local ski and snowboard resorts are a must. Snow tubing is also a great activity for younger kids and is offered at many resorts. With the warmer months comes zipline tours at Hawksnest, kayaking, river tubing and white-water rafting, golfing, and so much more. 

The university adds many opportunities for art and music lovers. With multiple venues of all sizes packed into the small town, you can expect world-class performances from Broadway stars along with bluegrass musicians and student artists. Enjoy a summer full of music, gallery crawls, films, and theater at the Appalachian Summer Festival. 

Boone showcases it’s diverse community through their excellent cuisine ranging from biscuits and gravy, to barbeque, to Thai noodles, to vegan food. Meet the farmers who grow your food at the many farmers' markets in town and then head to Appalachian Mountain Brewery to sip craft beer and wine.

Nearby Schools and Higher Education 

Boone offers a variety of educational opportunities for all ages of residents. Explore early childhood education at the Watauga County Children's Council or Children’s Playhouse. Watauga County has 10 public schools in it’s district including eight K-8 schools and two high schools. Watauga County Schools ranks in the top five for End-of-Grade and End-of-Course tests and are consistently a top academic contender state-wide. Boone is also home to one K-8 Charter School, two Montessori Schools, one Christian School, and a Home School experience organization. Boone offers two opportunities for Higher Education, Caldwell Community College and Appalachian State University. 

History

The town of Boone was founded in 1872 and was named after the famous pioneer, Daniel Boone, who explored, hunted, and camped in the region in the 1760s. Appalachian State University was originally titled Watauga Academy when it opened in 1899. It later went on to become a teacher’s college and by the 1970s, the school had instituted a four-year curriculum for a wide range of majors and became part of the University of North Carolina school system.


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Listed By

Cynthia & Craig Carlson

(828) 278-4861 / (828) 773-7472

Data last updated: 10/25/21.
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