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The Hardest Working Man In Real Estate Chad Haywood, REALTOR® 304-790-0126 Office: 800-651-5540 “WATERFRONT ARCHITECTURAL MARVEL”

COUNTRY LIVING AT ITS BEST! (17-10) New Creek - 4 BR, 2 BA American Craftsman Style Home on 4 Acs. RiverRock Stone & Vinyl Ext. Fully Equip. L-Kitchen. Oak Cab lined Den. Formal Din Rm. Massive Main Flr. Master BR Suite. Liv Rm w Office & FP. 3 BR’s & Walk-thru Garden tub. Full BA on Upper Flr. Rear Ent. Det. 20x32 Garage (3 Car) NOW ONLY $229,500!


(16-36) Green Spring, WV - 4 BR, 2 BA, 16 Ac River Compound w/Over 700’ Frontage on S. Branch Potomac. Pavln w Outdr Kitch. Det Garage. Hunting Tower. Pricing Options Starting as Low as $298,500. (House Only on 4-5 Acres) A Must See! Anxious Owner wants Quick Sale!

“WORRY-FREE, STRESS FREE, TURN KEY!” (17-38) New Creek - 4 BR, Custom Log Chalet perched private on one acre overlooking the neighboring Majestic New Creek Mountains. Move in ready, immaculate condition. 3,200 sq.ft. Open kitch/liv. Area w/River Rock Gas FP, Loft† MBR & BA Walk-out. LL Rec. Rm. All systems thru-out replaced w/in last 5 yrs! Asking $238,500

SAY HELLO TO A GOOD BUY! (17-39) New Creek - 3 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Brick/Vinyl Split Foyer on 2.01 Acre Lot in Tanglewood Subdivision. Walk-thru Remodeled Kitchen, Lower Floor Rec Room, Utility Room, Rear Deck, Garage & Paved Driveway. Only $158,500


HUNT 8,500 ACRES FREE!!! 3

(17-16) Delray, WV - Private wooded, 40 Ac

Bedroom, 3 Bath, Total Brick Rancher.

Country Estate bordering Short Mountain

2,000 Sq Ft Rancher with Fenced-In

Hunting Preserve. Split Level Brick/Vinyl

1/3 Ac. Newly Remolded And Much,

Home with 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Once in a

Much, More!

Lifetime Opportunity.





Only $178,500

Bargain Price of Only $275,000

NATURE’S PLAYGROUND (17-07) Capon Springs, WV - 127 AC of Unrestricted level to rolling ridgeland with Undergound E. on Site. Fully Wooded, Mineral & Timber Rights Convey. EZ Access with Gated Entrance. ATV Trails thru-out, Abundant Wildlife & (3) Enclosed Tree Stands. Recent Timber Management Report shows $520K worth of Timber on Subject Property. Reduced to $570,000

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Salisbury - One-story brick office building in good condition with multiple rooms on the main floor and lower level. There are 4 restrooms, gas heat, central air conditioning and parking for approximately 20+ cars. $159,000

Meyersdale - Located on Sherman Street is this one-story office building, formerly a doctor’s office. The building is ADA compliant and it is possible to modify this into a single-family home. Nice level lot with off-street parking. $60,000

Meyersdale - This finely crafted, Circa 1870, 3-story Victorian style home boasts 4 bedrooms & 2.5 baths, with original solid oak remaining throughout. The kitchen & baths are updated, yet retain the Victorian charm. The grand oak staircase leads to a landing that features a gorgeous stained glass window or use the convenience of an elevator to go to the 2nd floor. A breath-taking, panoramic view is offered from the 3rd story turret & the bike trail is nearby. $169,000

Near Berlin - Just outside of Berlin is this farmette of 17 acres with a 4 BR, 2 BA farmhouse, circa 1910. Extensive remodeling done to include new geo-thermal heat pump, replacement windows, new carpet and floor coverings throughout, new drywall, etc. Public water and perc approved for additional septic system for construction of another home. Sellers are licensed agents. $239,000

BERLIN SCHOOL DISTRICT is the location of this large, updated, 4 BR, 2.5 BA home. The first floor features a kitchen with cherry cabinetry and island, living room with fireplace and French doors to a screened porch; dining room, heated sunroom and half bath. The second floor has a master suite of bedroom and bath, 3 additional bedrooms and bath. Enjoy the privacy of this lot on the patio or fenced back yard. This property is 1.61 acres and has a 2 car detached garage. $129,900

Indian Lake - Rare Opportunity. Build your dream home on 3.6 acres adjoining the Golf Club at Indian Lake. This wooded parcel is 4 adjoining lots with over 650 feet of road frontage. The lot has been approved to install an on-lot sewage system and public water is available. Ownership provides full access to the lake. $59,000

Berlin - Classic two-story, circa 1890. This home offers 2688 sq. ft. of living area and has low taxes and heating bills. Entire house has been gutted, wired, insulated, new dry wall, and has new kitchen and baths. First floor laundry, good wiring and heat system, with detached garage & shop on over 1/2 acre fenced in level lot. $125,900

Near Somerset - Crop farm of 213 acres with 4 bedroom house, barn, numerous outbuildings and pond. Mineral rights included. $1,200,000


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