• English Stone Cottage in Cliffs Golf Community SOLD

    Travelers Rest, South Carolina
  • $775,000 US


This eye-catching architect-designed English stone cottage with stylish amenities boasts new construction and tree house ambiance. The open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, and wall of windows provide an abundance of natural light. Distinguished interiors include custom oak beam staircase, tongue and groove ceilings, reclaimed random width oak floors with square pegs and gourmet kitchen with Thermador appliances plus honed granite and Venatino marble island. The striking residence is the ideal size for today’s living or second home, this cottage offers delicious privacy, golf, and all amenities of The Cliffs. Easy access to both Greenville and Hendersonville.

The Residence | Architect-designed by Brad Wright of Wright Designs, this exceptional new construction home features the ambiance of English cottage styling  merged with contemporary, upscale amenities.  Wide overhangs and passive solar design provide this residence with distinctive charm. The exterior offers a unique fusion of Tennessee stone, Carolina siding, and authentic European stucco. Notice the cedar shake and standing seam siding roof as well as the remarkable walls of glass which draw the outdoors inside.  The home boasts three bedrooms, three full baths and a half bath, yet offers the small footprint and easy care features which support a carefree lifestyle.  

Poised in a woodland setting on one end of the home, the covered porch offers a stunning authentic masonry fireplace, floors of Pennsylvania Bluestone. The porch is surrounded by handsome wood railings and a stone wall. Located just off the kitchen and dining area, the covered porch provides the perfect space for outdoor cooking and entertaining.

Great Room | Enjoy open, breathable space in this remarkable great room with its vaulted tongue and groove ceiling and walls of ship lap poplar. The gleaming floors are reclaimed random width oak with square pegs.  Walls of windows on both sides draw in sunlight and the natural surroundings. The authentic Rumford fireplace features Tennessee and North Carolina stone with gas log lighter.  Full masonry extends all the way up to the roof.

Kitchen | This amazing gourmet kitchen offers style, space and charm. The massive center island boasts Valentino marble while the handsome countertops are honed black pearl granite. Custom inlay Shaker style cabinets provide plenty of storage. Appliances include a top of the line 5-burner Thermador gas cooktop with downdraft as well was Thermador oven, microwave, refrigerator and dishwasher. Notice the undermount stainless sink, designer satin nickel lighting from Restoration Hardware, and one-inch thick reclaimed oak floors.  Located near the kitchen, the spacious laundry room provides granite countertops, undermount sink and washer/dryer hookups while a handy mudroom provides built-in pantry storage, sunny window seat and a glass door leading out to the covered porch.  

Master Bath | In the master bath you’ll find slate floors plus his and her vanities with Brazilian slate countertops. The glass-front shower features subway tile, bench seating, and double shower heads. A large walk-in closet features built-in shelving and a sunny window.  Handsome French doors lead out to the sleeping porch.

Master Bedroom | Located on its own private wing, the main level master suite offers high ceilings and plenty of natural light.

The magical sleeping porch is accessed from the master bedroom or the master bath area.  Boasting a soothing tree house ambiance, the sleeping porch provides a quiet screened space with Brazilian Ipe decking and woodland surroundings.  It’s the perfect spot to enjoy morning coffee, an afternoon nap, or deep nights filled with fireflies and wonder.

Lower Level | Downstairs, the home features a large lower level with guest bedrooms, room for a wine cellar, and walk-out patio. Additional space includes plumbing for a sink or bar offers the ideal spot for a home theater with AV closet.  The remarkable staircase is crafted with iron railings and locally milled solid oak treads.

Garage | The handsome two-car detached garage features remarkable stonework and cedar shake roof to match the styling of the house.  Notice the spectacular stone archway. The upper level offers space for creating a home office or artist’s studio with bath. The garage is connected to the home by a covered portico.

The Community | Cliffs Valley is a private golf community located in the Blue Ridge Mountains between Hendersonville, North Carolina and Greenville, South Carolina.  Surrounded by thousands of acres of forests protected by the Nature Conservancy, this master planned community features a Parkland-style championship golf course designed by Ben Wright and a collection of classic luxury homes set amid stunning mountain views.  Residents enjoy the Old World style clubhouse with impeccable dining and an expansive wellness center featuring an indoor heated pool, Grecian spa, aroma therapy room, strength training equipment, massage treatment rooms and state–of–the–art cardiovascular fitness room.