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      288 Montford AvenueAsheville, NC 28801MLS Number 3392404

      • Price: $2,550,000The price has recently decreased
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      Federal 30-year interest rate: 4.94% last updated on 2018-11-08

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      • 9Bedrooms
      • 10Bathroom
      • 0.75Acreage
      • 4132Square Feet

      History meets luxury chic with this Richard Sharp Smith classic. Incredible furnishings, posh accommodations, and vibrant, walkable, in-town location make this property perfect as an urban retreat. Completely turn-key, surrounded by lush lawns, resplendent gardens, and fanciful koi ponds - this enchanting storybook dwelling captures the imagination with a shingled, half-timbered, and pebble-dashed exterior. The six-bedroom main house features pristine detail harking back to Asheville's gilded age. Fully restored and updated carriage house features a one-bedroom owner's loft with full kitchen, living area with fireplace, and outdoor terrace. Two studio apartments on main floor feature en-suite bedrooms, kitchenette, fireplace, and private terrace, or patio. Zoned RM8 and licensed as conforming B&B with positive cash-flow - close to cafés, galleries, shopping, museums, parks, and greenways - possibilities are limitless with this highly coveted Montford property.

      Listed by Mike Davis of Ivester Jackson Blackstream

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      • Parking SpacesParking Space - 4+


      • Year Built1900
      • Construction TypeSite Built
      • Bathroom10
      • Full Bath9
      • Half Bath1
      • Bedrooms9
      • FloorsMarble, Stone, Tile, Wood
      • Sq Ft Level 12286
      • Sq Ft Level 21846
      • Sq Ft Unheated Basement1467
      • Square Feet4132
      • Foundation DetailsBasement


      • Exterior Features
        • 2nd Living Quarters
        • Fire pit
        • Porte-cochere
        • Private Pond
        • Satellite Internet Available
        • Terrace
        • Wired Internet Available
      • Property StyleHard Stucco, Rough/Sawn, Shingle, Stone, Wood
      • PorchBack, Balcony, Covered, Front, Glass, Patio


      • Modification Date05/17/2018
      • View Count114

      Basic Information

      • StatusACT
      • ListingTypeExclusive Right
      • Property TypeSingle Family
      • List Price$2,550,000
      • Broker NameIvester Jackson Blackstream
      • ListingBoardIDLand Of The Sky Association Of Realtors
      • MLS Number3392404


      • Acreage0.75
      • Elevation2000-2500 ft. Elev.
      • Lot DescriptionCorner Lot, Green Area, Level, Paved Frontage, Trees
      • DriveGravel


      • FireplaceGas Vented, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
      • Interior Features
        • Attic Fan
        • Attic Stairs Pulldown
        • Built-Ins
        • Cable Available
        • GardenTub
        • Handicap Access
        • Kitchen Island
        • Split BR Plan
        • Walk-In Closet(s)


      • Building Number288
      • StreetMontford Avenue
      • TownAsheville
      • StateNC
      • Zip28801
      • CountyBuncombe
      • SubdivisionMontford
      • Community Features
        • Club House
        • Dog Park
        • Playground
        • Recreation Area
        • Sidewalk
        • Street Lights
        • Tennis Court(s)
        • Walking Trails
      • DirectionsFrom 240, take exit 4C, head north on Montford for 0.6 miles. Destination is on right, at corner of Waneta Street and Montford Avenue.
      • Elementary SchoolAsheville City
      • Junior HighAsheville
      • High SchoolAsheville


      • HeatingCentral Air, Electric Baseboard Heat, Multizone A/C, MultiZone Heat, Natural Gas, Window Unit
      • WaterCity Water
      • SewerCity Sewer
      • Water HeaterGas


      • Number of Photos36
      • Date Photo2018-05-16T23:46:08
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