194 Laurel Park Road, Blowing Rock, NC
$ 2,995,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#4083272
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyWATAUGA
  • CityBlowing Rock
  • AreaWatauga County
  • NeighborhoodLaurel Park
  • Zip28605
  • Style
  • Price$ 2,995,000
  • Bedrooms10
  • Full Bathrooms14
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage8651
  • Lot Size3.5 Acres
Data Source:
Canopy MLS
Property Description

Unprecedented opportunity to acquire a historic home on 3.5 acres in Laurel Park w/breathtaking views of Johns River Gorge & Grandfather Mt. Merlin's Glen is one of only a handful of estates in Blowing Rock offering privacy & solitude & only a 5min walk from the heart of Blowing Rock. A meandering driveway winds through rhododendron & trees to unveil a magnificent setting for the home. The original part of this house was built in 1917 w/an addition in 1994. The great room has beautiful chestnut paneling & magnificent stone fpl. The property extends to Globe Road affording complete view control. The sound of Glen Burney Falls can be heard from the porch. This house has been a summer cottage owned by the same family for over 100yrs. Enjoy the existing home, update or build your design. Sam Greeson created a stunning plan for renovation that would update this home for modern living. The property also has a detached 2 car garage w/guest quarters. Exquisite stone walls grace the property.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Blowing Rock Elementary School Unspecified Middle School Watauga High School
Price History
10/30/2023 Listed $3,400,000
5/7/2024 12% - $2,995,000

General Features

Interior Features Built-in Features,Entrance Foyer,Kitchen Island
Sewer Septic Installed
Heating Baseboard,Electric
Cooling None
Roof Composition
Appliances Dishwasher,Double Oven,Dryer,Electric Cooktop,Microwave,Refrigerator,Wall Oven,Washer
Architectural Style Other
Construction Materials Stone,Wood
Year Built 1917
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Elevation 3500
County Watauga
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Subdivision Name Laurel Park
Directions Take Main Street to Laurel Park Road road. Second driveway on the right.
High School Watauga
City Blowing Rock
Lot Size Units Acres
Street Name Laurel Park
Elementary School Blowing Rock
Middle/Junior High School Unspecified
Standard Status Active
CAR_HOASubjectTo None
Construction Type Site Built
Tax Assessed Value 1461300
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Interior Features

Flooring Tile,Wood
Fireplace Features Den,Great Room,Living Room
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Above Grade Finished Area 4982
Full Baths 14
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix Road
Laundry Features Laundry Room
Total Bedrooms 10
Below Grade Finished Area 2935
Total Baths 15
SqFt Main 2745
SqFt Garage 734
SqFt Upper 2237
Bedroom 2

Exterior Features

Parking Features Circular Driveway,Detached Garage
Lot Features Private,Views
Water Source City
Lot Size Area 3.5
Foundation Details Basement
Road Surface Type Asphalt,Paved
Road Responsibility Publicly Maintained Road
Main Level Garage YN Yes


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 28605

AVG $1.43M
AVG 92
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1986

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