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198 N Main Street
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

1,562 sq ft;
lot: 1742 sq ft lot
Commercial: Improved Commercial - MLS# 44028
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BACK ON MARKET AS OF 6/15/17! BUYER'S FINANCING DIDN'T GO THROUGH. Downton Rutherfordton building with great Main Street location, formerly Great Expectations Book Store & Café. This is a very versatile building with kitchen. Has been used as a Savings & Loan, pet store, and jewelry store in the past. Just down from the Courthouse and across the street from the Main Street Park. This finished 1,562 sq.ft. building with a full basement is suitable for a variety of uses from retail to restaurant - past uses include Savings & Loan, Jewelry Store, and pet store. Front entrance with overhang and display window. Main level features built-in bookshelves/shelving along one wall, recently painted, updated bathroom, built-in walk-in safe/vault (no key/access, but can be opened by professional safe company), and kitchen in rear with 3 separate sinks. Basement is perfect for future expansion or storage and is accessible from upstairs, but also has a separate rear entrance off Taylor Street. There is also a bathroom in basement. Building is in good condition. Updated electric panel box.


  • # Of Buildings: 1
  • # of Parking Spaces: 1-10
  • # Of Restrooms: 2
  • Access: City Street, Paved Road, U.s. Highway, City Maintained Road, State Maintained Road
  • Approximate Age: 30+
  • Building Size: Off Building Up To 2500, Retail Bldg Over 3000
  • Ceiling Height: Eave 12' To 14'
  • Cooling: Heat Pump
  • Cooling Fuel: Electricity
  • County/Area: Rutherford County
  • Exterior: Brick
  • Heat Fuel: Electricity
  • Heat System: Heat Pump
  • In City (Y/N): Yes
  • Listing Status: Sold
  • Location: Central Business District
  • Lot Size: 0.0400
  • Parking Spaces: 1-10
  • Property Type: Commercial
  • Retail Sq Ft: 1562
  • Road Frontage: Main St & Taylor St
  • Selling Agent: David Brown
  • Selling Office: 4 Seasons Homes And Land Inc
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Special Features: 220 Volts, Display Window, Fixtures/Furniture
  • Sq.Ft.: 1562
  • Sub Type: Improved Commercial
  • Utilities: Cable TV Available, Electricity, Natural Gas, Public Water, Sewer, Telephone
  • Utility Co Electric: Duke
  • Utility Co Telephone: At&t
  • Utility Co Water: Brwa
  • Water: Public Water
  • Zip Code: 28139
  • Zoning: C1

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