Experience huge views and gracious countryside living at this custom home designed by Hollis/Crocker architects. With 5 porches, gated entrance, magnificent salt water pool and outdoor stone fireplace, this upscale home is designed for indoor comfort, outdoor entertaining and total privacy. Poised on a knoll overlooking rolling fields and the Blue Ridge Mountains beyond, this fine residence offers the ambiance of a premier equestrian community with the convenience of a private trail system and easy access to local shopping and dining.
The Residence | Constructed in 1997, the stately 4-bedroom home boasts a handsome stone and stucco exterior plus a wealth of amenities including zoned heating, security system, central vacuum and whole house water treatment system.
Great Room | The great room’s remarkable floor to ceiling Palladian window frames tranquil countryside vistas. This inviting space also features a see-thru wood burning rock fireplace which is open to both the dining area and great room. This lovely fireplace includes gas logs and remote control.
Kitchen | This gourmet kitchen offers more than open space and upscale convenience. From the island and eat-in counter area, you’ll enjoy unparalleled mountain views all year round. The kitchen features custom cabinets crafted by a local cabinet maker. Appliances include a Thermador gas stove with downdraft exhaust system; GE conventional and microwave ovens; GE Monogram refrigerator with wood panels to match the cabinetry. Large glass doors lead to screened sunroom and the covered porch.
Bedrooms | The residence offers 4 spacious bedroom suites. On the main level, the master suite features sunny windows plus His and Hers baths with separate closets, Jacuzzi tub, and huge mountain views. One guest room is on the main level, a second guest room on the lower level and a third in the upstairs loft.
Family Room | Downstairs, the family room offers a cozy gathering spot with tray ceiling, brick floor and wood burning fireplace equipped with gas logs and remote control. On the lower level you’ll also find a recreation room, exercise room and bedroom suite.
Porches & Decks | With 5 covered porches, this home is designed for easy indoor/outdoor living. The screened sunroom boasts pine floors, ceiling fan and insulated glass on the lower portion of the windows. Stunning landscapes can be seen from every porch.
Outdoor Living | The private outdoor living venue offers an idyllic setting with numerous upscale appointments. Notice the professional landscaping, extensive flagstone and dry stack rock walls. Enjoy family cookouts by the outdoor wood burning rock fireplace. Nearby, the rock hot tub offers a relaxing venue. At the waterfall, step across the bridge to a seating area and rock fire pit.
Pool | Experience a refreshing dip in the custom designed salt water swimming pool. This self-cleaning pool automatically adds and removes water as needed. And, because it has freeze protection, there’s no need to cover in winter. Notice the beautiful Pebble Tec finish and the panoramic views to the mountains.
Equestrian Potential | Located in the established Caroland Farms equestrian community, this property offers excellent potential for a small horse farm. The 12.5 acres provides plenty of room to build a barn and paddocks. The private Caroland Farms trail system can be accessed directly from the property while the FETA trail system is located nearby. The property is situated within easy driving distance of the new Green Creek Equestrian Park and the Foothills Nature Equestrian Center (FENCE) which hosts numerous year-round equestrian events.
The Community | Caroland Farms is a 1200-acre private equestrian community poised on the Carolina state line. As the original conservation development of the area, this premier community ensures protection of the land via conservation easements and community covenants. Caroland Farms offers a 12-mile private equestrian trail system and a distinctive setting amid the grandeur of the Carolina foothills.