This quaint cottage in a wooded setting features many modern upgrades but retains the character of yesteryear. Perfect for year-round living or a vacation getaway, this home is just 2 miles from shopping & dining in picturesque downtown Black Mountain. A set of stone steps takes you down to your own piece of heaven with pathways through the hostas & a screened porch for enjoying the breezes & winter mountain views. Garden to your heart's delight on the stone terraces & use your imagination w/the unfinished basement-with a full bath, it makes a great workshop or artist's studio. All new: water heater, SS appliances, tile shower, tongue & groove ceilings, interior paint, most light fixtures, ceiling fans, gutters. Roof 2015; heat pump 2007; ducts cleaned 2019. Chimney has a new Elizabethan Crown system; could be retrofitted with propane gas logs (not recommended to burn wood without a new liner). Radon system in place. Fenced dog run. Home inspection available upon request. Agent/owner.