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79 Congress StreetAsheville, NC 28801MLS Number CAR3666701

  • Sale Price: $265,000The price has recently decreased
  • Listed at $295,000
  • 39 Days Since Sale
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Est. Mortgage: $/month

Federal 30-year interest rate: 3.13% last updated on 2021-04-08

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79 Congress Street Asheville NC 28801
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  • 3Bedrooms
  • 1Bathrooms
  • 1607Square Feet
  • 0.26Acreage
GO AND SHOW! Back on Market. This quaint 3BR 1BA home is centrally located in the SouthSide district. Convenient to city amenities. Minutes to RAD shopping, restaurants & cafes, and Mission Hospital. Large windows fill the space with plenty of morning & afternoon light. Bright sunny kitchen has room for an island or open concept. Level lot perfect for gardening. Fenced dog run. Enjoy the gorgeous views of the mountains and city lights of downtown Asheville at night from the front porch. This is a classic jewel in the rough with a generous lot perched high on the street for fabulous views in the back. This is a court-ordered sale and the home needs attention after sitting vacant too long. Waiting for your touch to make this a perfect home in a great location.

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Basic Information

  • List Price$295,000
  • MLS NumberCAR3666701
  • MlsStatusClosed
  • Sale Date03/03/2021
  • Sale Price$265,000


  • Acreage0.26
  • Lot Description
    • City View
    • Cleared
    • Long Range View
    • Mountain View
    • Open Lot
    • Paved
    • Views
    • Winter View
    • Year Round View
  • Lot Size Dimensions 61 x 188
  • Water Source Public


  • Architectural Style Bungalow, Traditional
  • Exterior Features Fence


  • Appliances IncludedCeiling Fan(s), Electric Range
  • Laundry Features Main Level, Laundry Room, Porch, Utility Room
  • UsmAmenitiesGarden

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolUnspecified
  • High SchoolUnspecified
  • Junior HighUnspecified


  • Bathroom1
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bath1
  • Garage Spaces
  • Room1 Baths Full 1
  • Room1 Beds Total 3
  • Room1 Room Type Bathroom(s), Bedroom(s), Dining Room, Kitchen, Laundry, Living Room, Mud
  • Sq Ft Main 1607
  • Square Feet1607
  • Year Built1927

Property Information

  • Construction Materials Aluminum Siding, Wood Siding


  • Parking SpacesCarport - 1 Car, Driveway, On Street, Parking Space - 2


  • Building Number79
  • CountyBuncombe
  • Directions From Biltmore Avenue heading South, Turn right onto Choctaw Street and then turn left onto Congress. House is at the top of the hill on the right.
  • Road Surface Type Asphalt
  • StateNC
  • StreetCongress Street
  • SubdivisionNone
  • Zip28801


  • Flooring Vinyl, Wood


  • Heating Heat Pump, Heat Pump
  • Sewer Public Sewer
  • Water HeaterElectric


  • View Count7

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Weaverville NC, 28787

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