- View: Partially Cleared, Gently Rolling
- Elevation: 3001-3500
- Full Listing Information: 869 Big Buck Road Highlands None NC 28741 91392 Patricia Allen Sugarfork
- Zip Code: 28741
- Development: Sugarfork
- Listing courtesy of: Pat Allen Realty Group, Inc.
- Neighborhood: None
The drive along Buck Creek’s legendary trout stream & cascading water falls will take you worlds away to one of the finest estates in Highlands. Surrounded by national forest, the private, gated 35 acre manor filled with hardwoods & rushing water welcomes you w/automatic street lamps that light the paved driveway leading past a +/-2500 sq ft 3-story fully furnished GUEST HOUSE capable of sleeping 10, that could be used for a caretaker, family & guest or nightly rental. Continuing up the paved driveway, one will notice a private stream lined with mountain laurel that flows over numerous boulders & falls. The main house welcomes you through stone lighted columns. The +/-7300 sq ft main house consists of 5 bedrooms, 5 full baths & 2 half baths with the finest high-end finishes available! The home enjoys 5 fireplaces & is being offered fully furnished with certain exceptions. The foyer will take your breath away with the warmth of rich hardwood walls lit by sconces & a crystal chandelier exposing the mill work & coffered ceiling as you walk over the Brazilian hardwood flooring & numerous oriental & custom made rugs. The massive living room with 20 ft ceilings & a stunning stone fireplace showcases outstanding long range views that are visible from every window! The gourmet chef’s kitchen, capable of catering large gatherings, is equipped with two sub-zero refrigerators, two dishwashers, two warming drawers, two sinks & double ovens that lead to a screened porch perfect for morning coffee & afternoon wine. A deck runs the length of the house with an outside fireplace for cool evenings. The formal dining room, with numerous unique lighting fixtures, comfortably seats 10. The master is on the main floor with vaulted ceilings, stone fireplace,large walk in closets, steam shower & window-lined jacuzzi tub. The elevator leads to the upper floor with a second master suite, separate living area with fireplace, & office or to the lower level featuring an in-law suite for guests.