9208 Big Dry Run Road


$649,900 | 3 Beds | 3 Baths | $242.23$/Sqft | 1.28 Acres | 1 Garages | 7 DOM

About This Property

Nestled within the captivating Appalachian Mountains of East Tennessee, this meticulously restored historic farmhouse is a true gem. Located in close proximity to the pristine shores of Watauga Lake, multiple vineyards, and several boat docks, this charming residence is a testament to timeless craftsmanship and modern luxury. Set on a tranquil 1.28-acre lot, the property is enveloped by the natural beauty of nearly 90 acres of neighboring pasture, ensuring privacy and breathtaking views in every direction. As you approach, you'll be welcomed by the inviting covered front porch, the perfect spot to soak in the serene surroundings and observe the abundant wildlife that frequently graces the area. With 2,684 square feet of living space, this farmhouse boasts an ideal balance of historic charm and contemporary convenience. Inside, you'll discover three spacious bedrooms and three full baths, offering ample room for family and guests. Some of the most remarkable things about this home is the fireplace, beautiful wood stove, custom wormy chestnut kitchen cabinets and original 1938 oak floors. Additionally, wiring panel and outdoor covered storage for a generator, large storage closets, cellar with ample storage, and fiber optic internet enhance the functionality and comfort of this exceptional property. Notably, this home has undergone extensive upgrades, all carefully documented and available through the MLS. From the moment you step inside, you'll be struck by the seamless blend of period details and modern amenities, ensuring a comfortable and elegant living experience. The 2024 upgrades include new exterior doors, storm doors, sliding door, all windows, new carpet and pad, and a new refrigerator. Meanwhile, the 2023 installation of a new heat pump fan motor and the 2022 additions of new vinyl flooring and a dishwasher further enhance the home's appeal and functionality. Outside, the beauty of the property continues with a graded, graveled driveway installed in 2021, ensuring easy access to your serene retreat. From 2020 to 2024, numerous upgrades have been made, including plumbing and electric upgrades, septic pumping, and the addition of new landscaping features. Enjoy the multitudes of birds including hawks, eagles, hummingbirds, yellow finches, and woodpeckers, as well as butterflies including monarchs and swallowtails, that frequent the grounds. And if you're lucky, you may even catch a glimpse of deer, turkeys, or black bears roaming through the nearby woods. Whether you're relaxing on the porch, exploring the vast neighboring pastures, or enjoying the beauty of Watauga Lake, this historic farmhouse is a remarkable sanctuary in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains. Experience the best of East Tennessee living in this captivating piece of history.

Essential Information

MLS® #9965843
Full Baths3
Square Footage finished2,683
Year Built1938
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
StyleFarm House

Community Information

Address9208 Big Dry Run Road
Area305 - Watauga Lake
SubdivisionNot In Subdivision
Zip Code37640


# of Garages1
GaragesDriveway, Gravel
Is WaterfrontN


CoolingCeiling Fan(s)
BasementWalk-Out Access
# of Fireplaces1

Interior Features

Laminate Counters, Pantry, Restored, Smoke Detector(s)


Dishwasher, Dryer, Electric Range, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer


Central, Fireplace(s), Heat Pump, Wood Stove


Gas Log, Living Room, Wood Burning Stove


ExteriorWood Siding, Plaster
Lot DescriptionPasture2,Rolling Slope
WindowsDouble Pane Windows
ConstructionSite Built2

School Information

MiddleJohnson Co
HighJohnson Co

Additional Information

Date ListedMay 15th, 2024
Days on Website6 days
Short SaleN

Listing Details

AgentJim Griffin

Listing Courtesy of

eXp Realty - Griffin Home Group

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