194 Laurel Park Road, Blowing Rock, NC 28605


Bedrooms: 11
Bathrooms: 12 | 1
Sq. Ft.: 7,517
Type: House
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Unprecedented opportunity to acquire three and a half acres in historic Laurel Park with breathtaking views of Johns River Gorge and Grandfather Mountain.Merlin's Glen offers estate sized property with privacy and solitude just a five minute w walk from the heart of Blowing Rock. The meandering driveway winds through rhododendron and trees to unveil the magnificent setting for the house. Either restore the existing house or build the dream home of your own design.The house consists of nearly 8,000 square feet with eleven bedrooms and bathrooms. The original portion of this home was built in 1917 with a large addition added in 1994. The great room has beautiful paneling and a magnificent fireplace. The expansive property extends all the way to Globe Road affording complete view control.Hear the sound of Glen Burney Falls from the porches. This property also has a detached two car garage with guest quarters upstairs Exquisite stone walls grace the property. Stone outcroppings. This house has been used as a summer cottage by the same family for over one hundred years and is being sold as-is. Please see attached video to fully appreciate this amazing, one of a kind property.
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Location Information
MLS Area: 4-BlueRdg, BlowRck YadVall-Pattsn-Globe-CALDWLL)
Latitude: 36.126259
Longitude: -81.68106
Subdivision: Laurel Park
Interior Features
Full Baths: 12
1/2 Baths: 1
Has Fireplace: Yes
Fireplace Description: Stone
Heating: Baseboard, Electric
Cooling: None
Laundry: Washer Hookup, Dryer Hookup, In Basement
Appliances: Built-In Oven, Double Oven, Dryer, Dishwasher, Electric Cooktop, Electric Water Heater, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer
Basement Description: Finished
Has Basement: Yes
Exterior Features
Style: Mountain
Stories: 3
Construction: Masonry, Stone, Wood Siding, Wood Frame
Foundation: Basement
Roof: Asphalt, Shingle
Water Source: Public
Septic or Sewer: Sewer Applied for Permit
Parking Description: Asphalt, Driveway, Detached, Garage, Two Car Garage
Has Garage: Yes
Garage Spaces: 2
Other Structures: Living Quarters
Lot Size in Acres: 3.5
Zoning: Residential
Road Description: Paved
Road Responsibility: Public Maintained Road
Has View: Yes
View Description: Long Range, Mountain(s)
School District: Blowing Rock
Elementary School: Blowing Rock
Additional Information
Property Type: SFR
Property SubType: Residential
Property SubType 2: Single Family Residence
Year Built: 1917
Tax Amount: $10,213

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Seller's Representative:
James B. Collier
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