Residential Property for Sale Morganton North Carolina at $229,900
Situated on 1.78 acres along the Old Catawba River, and just minutes to pristine Lake James where the foothills meet the Blue Ridge Mountains, historic Bridgewater Hall makes a wonderful private estate or charming bed and breakfast. Originally built by Peter Rust, an American Revolutionary veteran, this elegant 5BR/3BA home has welcomed visitors throughout the years, including James Duke, founder of Lake James. Elegant period details, gracious sized rooms and common spaces throughout the home. Two well appointed bedrooms featuring ensuite baths on main level and three bedrooms and one bath on second level. Keeping room and formal living room/dining room are centered around the updated kitchen providing chef's island and professional cooktop, double oven and refrigerator. Kitchen and dining room overlook a well planted courtyard. Five cozy fireplaces can be found in bedrooms, dining and living room. Home boasts covered, wrap-around porches and second-story balcony. Double car garage offers adjoining office or studio. Garden shed provides additional storage and work space. Laundry on main level. Previously operated as Bridgewater Hall Bed & Breakfast and has been a host to numerous parties, weddings and events.