Waterfront - Primary on Main
1598 Alabama Highway 117, Mentone, AL
$ 695,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#20172904
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyDEKALB
  • CityMentone
  • NeighborhoodMountain River Estate
  • Zip35984
  • StyleCountry/Rustic
  • Year Built2008
  • Taxes$ 2120
  • Price$ 695,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3104
  • Lot Size3.3 Acres
Data Source:
Georgia MLS (GAMLS)
Property Description

Beautiful authentic log home custom built with age old craftsmanship of days gone by is now available furnished and turn-key ready for you and your family to enjoy. It is also a wonderful investment property. It has a long rental history and has many repeat visitors annually. Situated deep into 3 wooded acres on a bluff overlooking over 150' of private riverfront on the pristine middle fork of the Little River, this home has been the go to place for groups and families throughout the years. Furnished to sleep up to 20, including a whole lower level suite with another full kitchen, fireplace, washer and dryer amd full bath, this home is known on Lookout Mountain as the best place for reunions and retreats as a rental. Amenities include pine hardwood floors, ceilings and walls throughout, first floor open concept with 21' cathedral ceiling, rock fireplace w gas logs, dining area w completely outfitted kitchen and 21' screened porch overlooking river with large stone wood burning fireplace leading to well manicured pathway to river wide enough to accomodate 4 wheelers. Second floor contains 2 bedrooms with hand made wooden bunk beds and hand made king size beds, 1.5 baths with hardwood floors throughout, ind size washer dryer, and bonus room with trundle bed. A whole private lower level suite with its own entrance, is complete with sleeping room for 6, full kitchen, full bath, gas logs and washer dryer. Other features: exterior stained in 2022, Direct TV, Spectrum Internet, close proximity to new Verizon cell tower, beautiful native rhododendron, mountain laurel and native hydrangea, and fire pit by the river. The river bed has been smoothed over by many years of running water which provides a solid bed for children to play with and excellent fly fishing and canoeing spot. All you need is to bring your suitcase, hiking boots and zest for adventure. VISIT OWNER WEBSITE; LITTLERIVERHARMONY.COM

Elementary School Middle School High School
Geraldine Elementary School Fort Payne Middle School Fort Payne High School
Price History
2/27/2024 Listed $695,000

General Features

Interior Features Tray Ceiling(s),Entrance Foyer,Separate Shower,Wet Bar,In-Law Floorplan,Master On Main Level
Sewer Private Sewer
Heating Propane,Central
Cooling Ceiling Fan(s),Central Air
Utilities Electricity Available,High Speed Internet,Propane,Water Available
Roof Tin
Appliances Tankless Water Heater,Washer,Cooktop,Dishwasher,Oven,Refrigerator
Association Fee Includes Other
Architectural Style Country/Rustic
Construction Materials Log
Year Built 2008
View River
Levels Three Or More
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Tax Year 2023
Community Features None
County DeKalb
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn Yes
Attached Garage No
Subdivision Name Mountain River Estate
Garage Y/N No
Status Active
Directions From Ft Payne come up to mtn through Mentone. Before middle fork bridge take left at 1598 Highway 117; From Summerville proceed to Menlo and up mtn. Go to al line and to middle fork bridge. Take
ModificationTimestamp 2024-03-12T06:04:36.000Z
High School Fort Payne
City Mentone
Buyer Agent Compensation 3
Body of Water Little River
View Y/N Yes
Senior Community Y/N No
Lot Size Square Feet 143748
Waterfront Y/N Yes
Carport Y/N No
Street Name Alabama Highway 117
Elementary School Geraldine
Property Attached Y/N No
Land Lease Y/N No
Tax Annual Amount 2120
Home Warranty Y/N No
Middle/Junior High School Fort Payne
Property Condition Resale
Structure Type Other
Building Area Units Square Feet
Standard Status Active
Buyer Agent Compensation Type %

Interior Features

Basement None
Flooring Hardwood
Total Fireplaces 3
Fireplace Features Gas Log
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Heating Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Above Grade Finished Area 2522
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features Laundry Closet,In Basement,Common Area,Upper Level
Total Bedrooms 6
Below Grade Finished Area 582
Electric On Property Y/N Yes
Main Level Bedrooms 2
Main Level Bathrooms 2
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
LivingAreaSource Public Records
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Total Baths 5
Dining Room Features Dining Rm/Living Rm Combo
Living Area Units Square Feet

Exterior Features

Parking Features None
Lot Features Private,Sloped
Water Source Public
Lot Size Area 3.3
Spa No
Building Area Total 3104
Lot Size Acres 3.3
Frontage Length Waterfront Footage: 150
Lot Size Units Acres
Lot Size Source Public Records
Open Parking Y/N No
Horse Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 35984

AVG $500K
AVG 137
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1997

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