The Inn at Hickory is a 1908 Georgian Colonial located in Hickory, NC ... close to renowned Hickory area Furniture shopping, Fine Dining, Hickory Theater, Downtown events, and Lenior-Rhyne University. It's only a couple minutes away from I-40 and US 321 and just a short trip to: The Biltmore Estate, Blowing Rock Outlets, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian State University, Charlotte-Douglas Airport and much, much, more.
Hickory has all the amenities of a large city, with the charm of a small town. Perfect for guests and innkeepers alike.
The property has been a bed and breakfast for 29 years, when it was first opened as The Hickory Bed and Breakfast.
The Main House:
3891 Sq Ft, 5 bedrooms and 5 private baths (3 baths en-suite). Two bedrooms are located on the first floor. Currently Four of the five bedrooms are being used as guest rooms. The first floor features: (3) gas log fireplaces, (2) sitting rooms, (1) 3-Season room/enclosed porch, outdoor porch, and dinning room which is located off a commercial styled kitchen. The kitchen has been outfitted to handle the daily rigors of a bed and breakfast. It features stainless steel appliances which include: Thermadore Gas oven with grill, a large GE dual-motor Exhaust Hood, (2) Kenmore refrigerators, GE dishwasher, and a Kenmore standing freezer (white, not stainless) ... as well as a 3-compartment stainless steel sink with garbage disposal. The kitchen also features an eat-in area and pantry. The inn's laundry is also located on the first floor, and has both electric and gas drier options. The second floor features a large open hallway, (3) bedrooms and (3) baths, storage closets, utility closet with sink, and access to additional attic space that features a large built-in Cedar storage closet.
864 Sq ft, 1 bedroom and 1 bath with kitchenette and a large 18 x 24 living area. This was used as the innkeepers owners quarters, but can be rented to guests. It also has potential to be a long term rental, as it has it's own electric meter service.
Other Buildings on grounds:
(1) Green House, (1) Gazebo, (2) Storage sheds
The inn sits on 1.42 acres fenced land (picket fencing in front ; privacy fencing in rear); which feature flower gardens, fruit trees, and a koi pond with fountain located in front of the property. While there are plenty of gardens to keep the innkeepers thumbs green ... there are large open areas perfect for weddings and other large events for 125 + guests. The inn also features a large off-street parking area for guests.
*** Local Amenities - Hickory Information ***
Guests are here to visit ... the Owners are here to live.
Hickory is a 3 time recipient of the All American City award, and was voted 10th best city to live by Reader's Digest. It is home to many parks, walking and bike trails, downtown festivals, farmers markets, and the Hickory Crawdads Single-A baseball team.
Along with activities, Hickory has all the amenities a bed and breakfast owner needs, all just a few minutes from the inn, which include: Multiple Major Grocery Chain stores, (2) Lowe's Home Improvement stores, (1) Home Depot, Super Walmart, Sams Club, Target, Kohls, Best Buy, Bed Bath and Beyond, and a Department Store Shopping Mall (Sears, JCP, Belk, Dillards) ... just to name a few.
Listing Price: $292,000.00
** The Inn at Hickory can also be purchased as a Turn Key business ... please ask realtor for details **
- Built in 1908
- 29 years as B&B
- MLS #3013128
- 4 Guest Rooms
- 4 Guest Bathrooms
- Lot size: 1.42 acres
- 12 Parking Spots
- Has owner's quarters
464 7th St SW Hickory, NC 28602
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