49 The Hemlocks,
Timeless rustic elegance. With 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths, this designer home located in the prestigious ORIGINAL Highgate community , in Highlands, NC offers the feel of coziness with more than enough room for the entire family. The poplar-bark clad exterior is tastefully accented with an application of native rock along the foundation and weathered antique beams on the front porch. The living room is highlighted by a massive stone fireplace that is flanked by book shelves. Massive antique beams are once again used as an accent for the vaulted living room ceiling, a true designer touch. The kitchen, with granite counters, breakfast area and gas cook-top, flows nicely into the open dining room with access to the covered porch. The large back porch with rustic roof posts offers an additional eating area and extra sitting area where everyone will enjoy the lazy days of summer. The large master bedroom suite on the main level features a sitting area, double sinks and glass enclosed shower. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms, each with an en-suite bath, are located on the upper level and are accessed by the graceful stairs that are accented with custom wrought iron banister detailing. The lower level features a full bathroom as well as the 4th bedroom, which could easily be turned into a bunk-room, second master bedroom, or movie-room - it is currently being used as second living room. The home is accessed by two driveways, one for the main level entry and a second for the lower level and 2 car garage. Don t miss this rustically elegant masterpiece located in the quiet upscale neighborhood of The Original Highgate. Located just 7 minutes from down town Highlands where there are several high-end restaurants, a playhouse, movie theater, world class shopping, and the Kelsey-Hutchinson park where local bands play every Friday night during the summer and ice skating is available during the winter.