A Gardeners Dream Home. This timeless and wonderful residence was once owned by the renowned botanist Thomas Grant Harbison and is on the National Registry of Historic Places (see Wikipedia). Enjoy the 3+ acres of lush native plantings combined thoughtfully with colorful annuals and perennials in several garden-scapes. This property features a professional style stove, along with open kitchen and dining area that are centered around a stone fireplace -perfect for chilly sleepy mornings in the mountains. With 5 bedrooms this home has more than enough room for everyone to enjoy weekends together, with the convenience of private bedrooms. The back of the home has 2 porches; one on the main floor that opens to a grand stone patio and a sleeping porch on the second story -a wonderful southern tradition. The whole house attic is perfect for storage or could be turned into a movie room for the little ones. Only a 4 minute drive to downtown Highlands makes this home close to shopping and dining, yet far enough away from noise and street lights. Own a piece of history in this updated 1921 home. Altitude 3267.
Listed by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices - Meadows Mountain Realty