171 Ivy Lane, Sparta, NC


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About 171 Ivy Lane

Magical setting for this Fairy Tale castle with custom artistic touches you'll love AND all of the upgrades you'll appreciate! Located at the end of a private lane less than a 1/2 mile to the Blue Ridge Parkway in the Mountains of Alleghany County NC. Experience the peacefulness of the mountains in a very private setting, yet active artists & neighbors are nearby, often enjoying the cool fresh Mtn. air, walking, running, biking, gardening. You will love spending time in this updated Kitchen with Fisher & Paykel & KitchenAid, to cook or work from home on Fiber Internet. Custom hand made tiles by Mangum Pottery surround 3-Picture windows, a stained glass piece adds color & more oversized windows let in natural light filtered through the trees. It's a bright sanctuary, flows well to the dining room & out French doors to the deck overlooking the fenced garden. The treehouse effect can be equally felt in the living room & den area with more oversized windows, gas logs to take off the evening chill, made even more captivating by the custom wood mantel by a local wood artist & held by leafy iron brackets. Built in bookcases hold your treasures, stories, fiction, non- or fairy tales. New Hickory hardwood flooring adds a warm contrast to the smooth white walls & ceilings that highlight recessed lighting and the colorful European & Murano glass light fixtures. A handmade Turkish Wool Runner leads you upstairs where you'll find more custom features, an antique stained glass door & Juliet balcony off of the master, another bedroom offers a bright window seat. Some of the upgrades: duct work, 4-ton Trane HP, insulation, roofing, see list of more. This location is just 10 minutes to the grocery store, many restaurants, hardware store in Sparta. Make your move now, change the pace & escape to this destination home in the mountains. Work From Home, Relax, Bike, Hike the Blue Ridge Parkway at an elevation that experiences all 4 seasons. By appointment only, call today!

Features of 171 Ivy Lane

MLS® # 248686
Price $539,900
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3.00
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 2,216
Acres 1.42
Year Built 1979
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Cottage, Tudor
Status Active Under Contract

Community Information

Address 171 Ivy Lane
Area 31-Cherry Lane
Subdivision None
City Sparta
County Alleghany
Province NC
Postal Code 28675


Utilities High Speed Internet Available
Parking Driveway, Garage, Gravel, One Car Garage, Private
# of Garages 1
Garages Driveway, Garage, Gravel, One Car Garage, Private
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Features Attic, Central Vacuum, Laundry Chute, Pull Down Attic Stairs
Appliances Built-In Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Down Draft, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Gas Cooktop, Gas Water Heater, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater, Washer
Heating Electric, Fireplace(s), Forced Air, Gas, Heat Pump, Wood
Cooling Central Air, Electric, Heat Pump, 1 Unit
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Gas, Masonry, Propane, Wood Burning
# of Stories 2
Stories 2
Has Basement Yes
Basement Exterior Entry, Full, Interior Entry, Unfinished, Walk-Out Access


Exterior Aluminum Siding, Vinyl Siding, Wood Frame, Wood Siding
Exterior Features Fire Pit, Gravel Driveway, Horse Facilities
Windows Double Hung, Double Pane Windows, Vinyl, Wood Frames
Roof Asphalt, Shake, Shingle, Wood
Construction Aluminum Siding, Vinyl Siding, Wood Frame, Wood Siding
Foundation Basement

School Information

Elementary Sparta
High Alleghany

Additional Information

Date Listed March 28th, 2024
Days on Market 28
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

OfficeState Line Realty

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