747 Mcconnell Road, Scaly Mountain, NC


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About 747 Mcconnell Road

This magnificent shingle and stone country estate in the mountains of Western North Carolina is conveniently located just 2 hours from Atlanta and 9 miles from the charming town of Highlands, NC. Designed by Tim Greene, this home gracefully nestles among 37 acres of old hardwoods at an elevation of 3,750 '. This rural setting offers pastoral and long range mountain views for seclusion and privacy within minutes from shopping and gourmet dining. Enjoy your coffee on the breakfast porch welcoming the rising sun, and cocktails on the patio captures exquisite afternoon sunsets. Each setting allows enjoyment of the beautiful gardens thoughtfully designed by Alex Smith Garden Design to enhance the boulder outcroppings and stone walls. There is a 1 1/2 acre stocked pond for fishing , canoeing, swimming or just relaxing on the dock. The home has 6 bedrooms, each with ensuite bathrooms. The master suite on the main level has his/her dressing rooms and baths. Upstairs are 3 guest bedrooms, and a second upstairs boasts a large recreation room, a bunk room and an additional bedroom, each with its own bath. These spaces are ideal for an office, workout area, or just overflow for guests and grandchildren. The large kitchen and adjoining butlers pantry/office are equipped with top of line appliances for entertaining for a few or a crowd. A large screened porch and adjoining patio are ideal for expanding dining and entertaining space. There are 5 wood burning fireplaces for the cool mountain evenings. Pegged oak floors throughout, hand hewn antique beams, and custom finishes add to the timeless charm and cottage appeal. The decor and details which adorn the interiors were orchestrated by nationally recognized Charleston designer, Amelia Handegan. An attached two car garage has built in cabinets for your storage needs. An equipment "barn" sits tucked among large rhododendrons, boxwoods and hydrangeas which adorn the property. This is truly an exceptional property!

Features of 747 Mcconnell Road

MLS® # 97111
Price $8,950,000
Bedrooms 6
Full Baths 8
Half Baths 1
Year Built 2000
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Home
Style 2 Story, Traditional
Status Active

Community Information

Address 747 Mcconnell Road
Area Scaly Mtn
Subdivision None
City Scaly Mountain
County Macon
State NC
Zip Code 28775


Amenities Lake/Pond
Parking Attached, Double Garage
View Exceptional, Long, Mountain
Is Lakefront No
Lakefront None


Interior Tile, Wall/Wall Carpet, Wood
Interior Features Built-ins, Ceiling Fans, Eat-in Kitchen, Formal Dining Room, Kitchen Island, Pantry, Security System, Walk-in Closet, Washer/Dryer Connection, Wet Bar, Window Treatments
Appliances Cook-top Built-in Prop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Exhaust Hood, Ice Maker, Instant Hot Water, Microwave, Oven/Range-Electric, Oven/Range-Dual Fuel, Refrigerator Built-in, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater, Warming Drawer, Washer
Heating Central, Gas, Zoned
Cooling Central, Electric, Zoned
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces 2 or More, Deck, Den, Gas Starter, Living Room, Masonry, Owner's Bedroom, Wood Burning


Exterior Features Barn, Pond, Workshop
Lot Description 30-40 acres
Construction Stone, Wood Siding

Additional Information

Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

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