This Gentleman's Farm is a rare legacy property just 6 minutes south from the heart of Cashiers, situated on 7.47+/- acres with a 4 BR and 4 1/2 BA home and a barn. This property offers the ability to farm just about anything with two large pastures. Part of the property is already terraced for grapes, perfect for growing crops on this sunny hillside! Enjoy the huge Whiteside Mountain views from the open back deck and hundreds of acres of protected US Forestry land with easy access to Forestry trails right out of your own backyard. Prime property for horses, the run-in or walk-in type barn is located next to the upper fully fenced pasture. The barn is fully equipped with water and power and also contains the two 3000 gallon water tanks. The entire west and north side of the property borders the Nantahala National Forest giving additional privacy and miles of colors in the fall, and OH THAT VIEW! Must see to appreciate. An open grilling and entertaining deck as well as a screened and covered porch on the west side of the house.
The current owners are well known artists. This property is their love and inspiration and they are sorry to leave! This very private lot with two mountain tops on the property backs up to Forest Service land (Nantahale National Forest) and has an unbelievably fantastic view of Whiteside mountain from the back decks. Two springs that run year-round on property. 900+ sq/ft newer barn with loft, 2 fenced pastures suitable for horses, farming, gardens, etc. Whole house generator, awesome water system with 7000 gallon capacity and 2 stage filter, as well as UV treatment creates amazing pure mountain spring water for drinking and bathing and supplying the second homesite. Apple and cherry trees in front field. Numerous trails on the property are great for early morning walks with the dogs. A Zen Garden is located behind the house at the top of the mountain that is an energizing place to enjoy your morning coffee. A wonderful property only 6 minutes from the center of town with shopping, antiquing, post office, restaurants and more. Property is zoned for an additional homesite on the other mountaintop overlooking the front pasture and is ready for you to build your family compound. Don't miss this opportunity!
This is your opportunity to own a gentleman's farm on a private mountaintop in exclusive Cashiers NC. This 2500 square foot home is just what the Doctor ordered! This property is good for your soul, and will certainly extend your life! Wonderful move-in ready modern cabin (built in 1987) has everything you need for a beautiful mountain lifestyle. The home boasts Hickory hardwood floors in ground floor living room, dining room and both master bedrooms. There is tile in all bathrooms, exposed beams, ceiling fans throughout, newer appliances, furnace/heat pump, new Trane HVAC, gas water heater, harvest/mud room, large deck and single car garage with carport. Kitchen has been upgraded with Silestone counter tops, tile back splash and under cabinet lighting. SS fridge, microwave and stove. There is a walk-out finished basement which is currently used as an office and a media room, or could be used for a mother-in-law apartment. The fully finished basement has a full bath and plenty of storage. Newly painted inside and out, well insulated and tight. Two master suites each with en-suite full bathrooms on ground floor. One master suite is handicapped accessible.
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For horse lovers and owners there are riding trails not too far from the property, so load up your trailer and drive to some nearby trails like: Whetstone Trail, Dupont Forest, Yellow Mountain, Gorges State Park, Panthertown Valley and many more within a short drive. Close to Highlands, Waynesville, Brevard, Franklin, Sylva, Hendersonville and Asheville. Most airports are within a 1.5 - 3 hour drive. Come and enjoy your best life in your own private paradise!
This time-lapse video of iconic Whiteside Mountain was shot from the back deck of this home by the owner. This could be your view!
Cashiers, a beautiful village in western North Carolina known as "The Heart Of The Blue Ridge Mountains", is located in the southern end of Jackson County. Sitting at 3,487 feet in elevation at the crossroads of Highways 107 and 64, there is a little bit of everything here to enjoy for native families, visitors, and part-time residents alike. Our singularly unique geography boasts hundreds of waterfalls, quiet lakes, stone mountains and amazingly beautiful forests.
METAL ROOF - The entire roof was replaced in 2009.
NEW PAINT - All rooms on the inside of the house will be freshly painted top-to-bottom when the owners move out. Neutral colors will be chosen for the paint pallette. The home is move-in ready. Additionally, this home will be stained outside as well. Also, the deck will be stained.
NEW CARPETS & FLOORING - Brand new carpets and pads will be installed in 2022 in the following rooms: stairways, bedroom three and four plus closets, upstairs hallway, downstairs family room and den. The new floors have barely been walked on!
NEW SYSTEMS - These upgrades were installed within the last 5 years. The furnace was updated to a high efficiency Trane gas HVAC system with 12 yr warrantee. The water system was completely updated with a new pump, new filter system, UV treatment, water softening system and new hpressure tank.
NEW WHOLE-PROPERTY WATER SYSTEM - The owners set up a new water system in 2017 with 2 3000 gallon tanks to supply the entire property. Tanks and pump are located in the barn.
HARDWOOD AND TILE FLOORS - The great room, dining room, kitchen and pantry, entry, and both master bedrooms have hickory hardwood flooring. All bathrooms have a lighter tile floor.
WHOLE HOUSE GENERATOR - The Generac generator is wired to sustain the entire house during a power outage and comes on automatically if the power goes out. The generator runs on Propane connected to a 500 gallon tank. The generator was installed new in 2016 by the current owner.
8KW GENERATOR FOR THE BARN - This new generator is used to sustain the barn during a power outage.
This home is an exceptional value for the new owner. Be on the ground floor with this opportunuty to own such a wonderful mountaintop property that is so close to the center of town and so rarely available. The world famous High Hampton Inn and Resort is just 3 minutes north of this home, and the prestigious Wade Hampton Golf Club is just down the road from here with home values of $3 Million and more.
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This property has NO homeowner association or property owners association attached to it greatly reducing your cost of ownership.
Projected property taxes for 2022 - Approximately $1900.00
Insurance for current owner is approximately $1800 per year.
There is a huge demand for in town rental homes. The in-season demand is high and the increasing popularity of the area will make your investment a good one!