198 Mississippi Rd

Montreat, NC 28757 View Map $750,000 Ask a Question
Beds4
Baths2
Sq.Ft.2,564
Year1900

Matthew Ledford

(877) 236-0828

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Status: Sold
Listing Office:Premier Sothebys International Realty
Selling Office:MLS Administration
Property Type:Single Family Residence
MLS #:3757715
Sq. Feet:2,564
Date Sold:9/1/2021
Lot Size:0.33 Acres
County:Buncombe
Being presented for the first time on the market, this quaint cottage boasts a storied past and offers an exceptional opportunity. As the original home of the late Billy Graham and his wife, the late Ruth, history is evident throughout. The family purchased the home in the 1940s and resided here during Graham's monumental movements, including The Los Angeles Crusade. While still under the ownership of Graham's daughter Ruth, the residence has served as a vacation rental and invites guests to experience the life and legacy of the famous evangelist. Comprised of four bedrooms and two baths within two levels of living space, the cottage exudes warmth and comfort while maintaining its historic appeal. Just down the road awaits the vibrant village of Montreat, infused with breathtaking beauty and ample amenities for outdoor recreation. This hidden gem is a chance to own a piece of history. No drive-bys, please. Showings being scheduled between 7/19-22. ALL OFFERS TO BE REVIEWED ON 7/23.

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Price Change History

Date Old Price New Price Percent Change
9/1/2021$599,000$750,00025.2%

Community Information

Address:198 Mississippi Rd Montreat, NC 28757
County:Buncombe
City:Montreat
Zip Code:28757

School Information

High School:Charles D Owen
Middle School:Charles D Owen
Elementary School:Black Mountain

Architecture

Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 2
Year Built:1900
Stories:1.5
Style:Cottage
Construction Materials: Stone, Wood Siding
Construction Status: Complete
Additional Sq. Ft.: 0
Lower Sq. Ft.: 0
Main Sq. Ft.: 1566
Third Sq. Ft.: 0
Upper Sq. Ft.: 998
Unheated Basement Sq. Ft.: 541
Unheated Lower Sq. Ft.: 0
Unheated Main Sq. Ft.: 0
Unheated Third Sq. Ft.: 0
Unheated Upper Sq. Ft.: 0
Unheated Total Sq. Ft.: 541
Roof: Shingle
Foundation: Basement

Features / Amenities

Total Sq. Ft.:2564
Interior Features: Built Ins, Cable Available, Window Treatments
Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Range, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer
Fireplace Features: Great Room, Wood Burning
Flooring: Wood
Laundry: Main Level, Laundry Room
Community Features: Walking Trails
Porch: Patio, Side
Parking Features: Driveway, Parking Space - 2
Heating: Oil
Water Heater: Electric

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.33 Acres
Lot Features: Corner Lot, Creek Front, Flood Plain/Bottom Land, Level, Wooded
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Road Responsibility: Public Maintained Road
Road Surface: Asphalt
Zoning:R-2
Directions:From downtown Black Mountain, take Montreat Rd north. Turn left onto Lousiana Rd. Left onto Mississippi Rd. First left.

Tax and Financial Info

Deed Reference: 5763-0947
CCR Subject To: Undiscovered

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Based on information submitted to the MLS GRID as of September 23, 2021 5:45 PM EST. All data is obtained from various sources and may not have been verified by broker or MLS GRID. Supplied Open House Information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information.