Short term rental, mountain cabin, or investment property potential! Tucked into the quaint town of Black Mountain, this renovated cottage on .93 ac is surrounded with beautiful mature hardwoods and rhododendron. Only 5 min to downtown, you feel as though you are tucked in the national forest on this wooded private lot with winter views. Enjoy the spacious deck, open floor plan, vaulted ceiling and beautiful new hardwood flooring. Updated kitchen and baths. Basement level includes full bath, extra home office/bed space, family room with Jøtul gas stove, and storage. Plenty of parking. See MLS for list of renovations/updates. City water. Paved neighborhood roads. Enjoy proximity to hiking Montreat's Greybeard Trail, biking Kitsuma, G5 Trail collective in Old Fort, Pisgah Brewing, Dynamite Roasting, Foothills Butchery, Seven Sisters Gallery, Dripolator Coffee Shop, and Black Mountain Tailgate Market. 10 min to Montreat. 25 min to downtown Asheville.