$ 2,175,000

1420 Highgate Road, Highlands, NC 28741  
  • 5 beds
  • 6 baths

1420 Highgate Road, Highlands, NC 28741  

Located minutes from Main Street in the desirable neighborhood of Highgate, this incredible custom home with unique and luxurious finishes, affords a spectacular view of the surrounding mountains. Constructed from reclaimed barn timbers which were dismantled, numbered and shipped from Pennsylvania, this is the true epitome of a mountain home. A beautiful English garden courtyard leads you to the carved front doors. On entering the foyer, the exquisite carving continues with a beautiful frieze to your right and antique cabinetry which hides a wet bar to your left. Ahead is the great room with native stone fireplace and floor to ceiling Palladian windows which were imported from France. The great room naturally flows to a wrap-around covered deck with another stone fireplace plus hand crafted beams and cabinetry, perfect for enjoying the sunsets and cool mountain evenings with family and friends. The well-appointed gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops is just off the great room. Custom wood cabinetry is complimented by the antique barn beams and crafted flooring. In the master bedroom two Palladian windows offer light, great views and access to a private screened porch. The master not only has his and her closets but a private laundry and a lovely bath. Upstairs are three guest suites plus a large family room. Each room upstairs exposes elements of the barn structure and looks down on the front gardens or the rolling back yard with its pathways and pond. On the lower level you will find a family room a second family room with fireplace plus the laundry room and an additional guest suite. A detached Log Guest House with rocking chair front porch is adjacent to the main house. This charming retreat offers a fireside living room and fully equipped kitchen and powder room on the main floor. Upstairs are two bedrooms both with beamed vaulted ceilings, plus a full bath and stack laundry.

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Listing Type
Single Family
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Lot Size
1.00 acres
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Year Built
Full Bath
Half Bath
Listing courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Meadows Mountain Realty
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