Just a few minutes from Boone, yet off the beaten path. The Watauga River is a couple of miles away for fishing, kayaking or for the kids to wade at Valle Crucis Park. Bairds Creek Road leads to many back roads, including routes to Watauga Lake. The Blue Ridge Parkway, Grandfather Mountain and Appalachian State Campus are minutes away. Home was built in 2009 and was refurbished and upgraded in 2012. As a rental property, this home has generated over $50,000 annual income for the past two years. The uppermost level has two bedrooms with baths. The main floor has the master bedroom, bunk room, living room (with gas fireplace), kitchen, dining room and one-and-a-half baths. The first floor has a large game room and oversized bath. Also on the first floor is a 25 x 26 storage room. Bottom-floor basement has a 1,110-square-foot, one-bed, one-bath apartment with separate entrance. This is a must-see. Two-car garage and additional storage. Home has a permanent generator that operates on propane, whole-house water filtration, instant hot water on upper two floors. Please view the virtual tour and "dollhouse" view! Furnishings included. Home is subject to vacation rental act.