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13 Road 950 Mentone, AL
$ 499,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#8749904
  • TypePending
  • CountyDEKALB
  • CityMentone
  • AreaDekb
  • NeighborhoodSkyland Heights
  • Zip35984
  • StyleRanch
  • Year Built1940
  • Taxes628
  • Price$ 499,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Lot Size2 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Rebecca Woodard with Hardy Realty & Dev. Company.
Property Description

Lovely Mentone cottage nestled on a 2 acre lot on the west brow of Lookout Mtn located only a short distance from Brow Park, downtown Mentone, Ft Payne, Cloudland, Atlanta, Chattanooga, Birmingham and Rome. One of the premier homes on the brow, it consists of 2 bed, 1 bath in main living area of house and separate master suite w newly renovated bath w tile shower, , tile floor and large closets. Walls are unique pecky cypress and cherry and heart pine hardwood floors throughout. Outdoor exit to deck and views unparalleled from bedrooms and living room. Main house has large rock fireplace w gas logs, cherry hardwood floors, panoramic windows overlooking the valley to Sand Mtn and beyond. Beautiful cherry bookshelves adorn fire place in great room along with built in shelves on back wall. Boasting 300' of brow frontage, the yard is beautifully landscaped with native plants and offers a cool and shady oasis from the summer heat in the valley. The home comes fully furnished with lovely pieces from many years of collecting on the mtn. There are 2 large bedrooms in main house connected by a spacious full bath. One bedroom offers queen bed while other has twin beds for comfort of guests. Many lovely chests, mirrors and rugs adorn the bedrooms. Large open kitchen with all appliances, 5 Star gas stove w 5 star hood, wine cooler and quartz counter tops. Joining the kitchen is a lovely dining room with hardwood floors and pecky cypress paneling. Large handmade wooden dining room table and windows overlooking the brow are in a fabulous room for entertaining and dining above the brow. The master suite is connected to main house and also has pecky cypress siding, hardwood floors, king size bed and lovely accessories. The entire back of the house overlooking the brow is wrapped around by a large deck with bench seating and beautiful rock formations which abound throughout the yard. Other amenities include: home warranty paid for by sellers, large propane tank, completely redone septic tank with large field lines going forth, large propane heater for emergencies, 2 central HVAC units, spectrum internet & cable, separate laundry room w washer, dryer, tankless water heater, new gutter guards, centricon termite service and Rhino Shield on exterior w 25 yr guarantee and bench seating surrounding deck for endless sunsets. Recent renovations to the house include new termite controls installed, 2 new vents in crawlspace and heavy duty moisture barrier installed, recently painted inside, new cabinets along with quartz counter tops, washer and dryer replaced in 2018 gas logs installed w remote, new breakfront for dining room, and walk in granite shower added to master suite. Complete list of upgrades to the house available upon request. Seldom offered on the market, this house is a true gem and is located on one of the finest lots on the brow. Large security gate guards property and is a must see for a permanent home or a weekend retreat completely furnished and waiting for your own personal touches to make it your own. Truly a rare offering this close to Mentone yet offering privacy and seclusion in all seasons, it lives up to the name "Alabama's best kept secret".

Elementary School Middle School High School
Moon Lake Elementary School Fort Payne Middle School Fort Payne High School
Price History
3/10/2020 Listed $589,000
7/17/2020 3% - $575,900
7/20/2020 4% - $554,900
8/6/2020 11% - $499,000

General Features

Amenities Park, Retirement Community
Basement Crawlspace
Class Single Family Detached
Construction Rough-Sawn Siding
Construction Status Resale
Cooling Source Electric
Elementary School Moon Lake
Energy Related Water Heater-electric
Fireplaces 1
Heating Source Propane
High School Fort Payne
Laundry Room
Listing Area Dekb (AL)
Middle School Fort Payne
Ownership Fee Simple
Showing Instructions 24 Hour Access
Status Pending
Status Under Contract
Stories 1 Story
Style Ranch
Subdivision Skyland Heights
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 628
Type Single Family Detached
Year Built 1940

Interior Features

Baf Main 2
Beds 3
Br Main 3
Cooling Central
Fireplace Location In Great/Family Room
Fireplace Type Masonry
Full Baths 2
Heating Central
Interior Features Cable In Street, Hardwood Floors, Separate Shower
Kitchen Equipment Cooktop - Separate, Dishwasher, Icemaker Line, Other (See Remarks), Oven - Wall, Refrigerator
Laundry Location Hall
Rooms Dining Room Seats 12+, Great Room, In-law Suite or Apartment

Exterior Features

Acreage Source Public Record
Exterior Fenced Yard, Garden Area, Gas Grill, Other (See Remarks)
Lot Description Private Backyard
Lot Size 2-5 Acres
Lot Size Area 2
Openparking 3 Car Or More
Roof Tar/Gravel
Water/Sewer Private Water, Septic Tank


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 35984

AVG $220K
AVG $502
AVG 40
Year Built
AVG 1969

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