The owners of Blue Deer Cookies have purchased the property at 352 W. King St., formerly the Beanstalk Coffee House.

The Watauga Democrat reports Blue Deer Cookies, a pop-up cookie and sweet shop located along Highway 321 next to Highland Landscape Supplies, will begin construction work soon to expand their operations in downtown Boone.

The plans are for Blue Deer on King: Sweet Shop and Coffee Bar to be open this spring.

Austin Northern along with his wife Callie will offer things similar to Blue Deer Cookies, plus a full service coffee bar, sweet shop and will include muffins, donuts and more.

Blue Deer Cookies will continue to operate at the 321 location.