296 Centennial Lane,
Just 3 miles from Main Street Highlands NC is the heart of Horse Cove, once called Saquilla (Sau-gwil-lah) 'HORSE' by the Cherokee Indians who hunted and held council meetings there. Today it remains a quiet, peaceful, nurturing place, almost sacred in the hearts of those who live there. Offered is 21+/- acres of Gorgeous Pastoral and Rock face Views (Black Rock, Sagee Mtn. the Fodderstacks). Home is large enough for the whole family with 3 bedrooms and 4 baths. Master Suite on Main level, 2 guest bedrooms upstairs and a bonus room above carport can be utilized as a BUNK room with both indoor and outdoor entry. Fabulous screened porch off dining room with awesome wood burning rock fireplace. Lower level with office, exercise room, additional living space and a large temperature controlled Wine Room. Driveway is paved. Approx. 14+/- acres of meadow/ pasture lands, with pond, stream and views including 4-6+/- acres of wooded land both adjacent to and behind house, perfect for a guest house or two. Sub-dividing possible. Perfect land to build 2 good sized homes with plenty of room and privacy, both would have the same exceptional views. Parcel adjoins United States Forest Service land (Rich Mountain.) and is flanked by conservation land (protected from development). Endless possibilities: excellent vacation rental or year round family home. Explore possible tax incentives for conservation easement with Highlands Land Trust. Thanks to the forethought of conservation minded landowners, nearly 100 acres have been protected from development in the straight stretch of 'Horse Cove'. Simply a treasure. A beautiful green treasure full of deer, turkey, and the occasional Moose! Horse Cove is a nature lovers playground, full of hiking trails and pristine rivers where you can fish, tube, or just sit and cool off. No matter how busy it gets in town....only a short drive on a beautiful road and your in the Cove, back in the mountains.
approx. 21 +/-