Downtown Boone Video Home Tour: 142 Russell Drive

We’re back again for another virtual home video tour at 142 Russell Drive! You don’t want to miss out on this newly renovated, farmhouse style home located in the heart of Downtown Boone. The residential home is located a quick walk from Appalachian State University and Rivers Street. Don’t worry, this listing has enough space to accommodate parking multiple cars. The home features a recently redone kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, and custom cabinets. Not to mention, there’s hard wood floors throughout the entire home! On the main floor, you will find two spacious and well-lit bedrooms, a bathroom with updated fixtures, and laundry room. This home is essentially brand new, with up to date plumbing, electric, and HVAC systems, fresh paint, and new windows. Upstairs there is a second bedroom and full bath, also fully renovated. The second floor includes a master suite with a huge walk in closet and a beautiful barn door that leads to the master bath. Make sure you check out the exterior on this home. Steps away from the driveway, there is a covered front porch that was recently poured. The yard has plenty of space with exceptional landscaping too! Our team is ready to help.

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Listing Information

142 Russell Drive, Boone, NC 28607 (MLS # 221310)

(all data current as of 1/26/2022)
Price $394,000
Beds 4
Baths 3 Baths
Home size 1,931 sqft
Lot Size 14,811 sqft
Days on Market 62
Status Sold
Beautifully renovated modern farm style home in Downtown Boone. SO close to ASU, shops, restaurants, etc. Almost everything has been redone on this home. (siding, paint, doors, Pella windows, HVAC, flooring, roof, kitchen, baths, plumbing, electrical, gutters, landscape....) The main level features an open kitchen/ living space with custom Welborn cabinets, granite and stainless steel appliances. There are 2 bedrooms, a bathroom and laundry. Upstairs a Master Suite was created with an awesome barndoor into the large master bath. Walk in closet is an understatement for the master closet! There is a 2nd full bath and spacious bedroom on the 2nd floor as well. A turn key, downtown Boone home that is essentially brand new, but the charm of an established area is a rare find! Easily park 5-6 cars in downtown Boone! Driveway was graded and graveled to allow for one step onto the newly poured, covered front porch and walk straight into the house. This also created ample parking (even an area for a future detached garage could be achieved) From the home- go to the end of Russell Dr and you will find a trail that will take you right onto Rivers Street and ASU campus!

Property Type(s): Farms/Ranch

Last Updated 6/12/2020 Tract None
Year Built 1955 Community 1-Boone, Brushy Fork, New River
Garage Spaces n/a County Watauga
Total Parking n/a


Elementary School Hardin Park
High School Watauga

Additional Details

Lot 0.34 acre(s) Area 1-Boone, Brushy Fork, New River
Sewer Public Sewer Stories 3
Subdivision None Taxes 1156
Water Public


Air 2 Units
Air Conditioning Yes
Appliances Dishwasher, Electric Range, Microwave
Basement Full, Yes
Construction Brick, Frame, Wood Siding
Exterior Fence, Gravel Driveway, Other, See Remarks
Garage Driveway, Gravel, Other, Private, See Remarks
Heat Electric, Forced Air, Oil, Other, See Remarks, Zoned
Interior Cable TV, High Speed Internet
Lot Description Wooded
Style Cottage, Farmhouse, Traditional


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Listed with 828 Real Estate

(view all details for MLS #221310)

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About the Author
Sarah Long is a native of Knoxville, Tennessee. She has spent the last 24 years of her life in North Carolina. In 1997 she moved to Boone to attend Appalachian State University where she received her degree in Theatre Education and Communications. She met her husband, Matt Long, a Boone native and general contractor in a “communications class”. Sarah moved to Charlotte to teach soon after graduation. After 5 years of teaching, they were finally given the opportunity to move back to the place they love, the High Country of NC. In 2007 Sarah received her NC Real Estate License and began her new career. After 3 years in the business, she was presented with an opportunity to help open a Franchise Real Estate Company in the area. Lots of growing, education and relationships were formed over the years with this large brokerage. In 2018 Sarah made the decision to step away from a larger company and start to build a smaller, locally focused brokerage. 828 Real Estate is located in vibrant downtown Boone. It is a boutique brokerage firm that focuses on Quality, not Quantity. Sarah is a member of The High Country Association of Realtors, the North Carolina Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors. She is also a member of the Boone Chamber of Commerce and on the board for Downtown Boone Development Association. She successfully completed the REALTOR e-PRO course to become one of a select few real estate professionals to earn the prestigious certification offered through the National Association of REALTORS.® The REALTOR e-PRO certification course is an educational program unlike any other professional certification or designation course available, comprehensive and interactive. It is specifically designed to provide real estate professionals with the technology tools needed to assist consumers in the purchase or sale property. On a personal note, Sarah and Matt have 2 beautiful children, Sadie Rose (11) and Levi (9). The Longs attend Alliance Bible Fellowship and stay connected by serving the community by supporting local non-profits like Western Youth Network, The Appalachian Theatre and Valle Crucis Community Park. The Longs love to spend time outside on hikes, on the river, playing with their pup, shredding the slopes and making the most of their time in this amazing place they get to call home!