747 McConnell Road

Scaly Mountain, NC, 28775

$8,950,000

$8,950,000
Active
Active
 - For Sale
beds
6 Beds
baths
8.5 Baths
property_type
Residential
calendar
Built 2000
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!
MLS® ID:
97111
Listed:
7/26/21
Updated:
9/27/22
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Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Tankless Water Heater, Dryer, Ice Maker, Oven/Range-Electric, Cook-top Built-in Prop, Exhaust Hood, Instant Hot Water, Oven/Range-Dual Fuel, Warming Drawer, Dishwasher, Microwave, Refrigerator Built-in, Washer, Disposal, Refrigerator
Kitchen Features
Tankless Water Heater, Dryer, Ice Maker, Oven/Range-Electric, Cook-top Built-in Prop, Exhaust Hood, Instant Hot Water, Oven/Range-Dual Fuel, Warming Drawer, Dishwasher, Microwave, Refrigerator Built-in, Washer, Disposal, Refrigerator
Total Bedrooms
6
Full Bathrooms
8
Half Bathrooms
1
Interior Features
Eat-in Kitchen, Built-ins, Security System, Walk-in Closet, Kitchen Island, Washer/Dryer Connection, Ceiling Fans, Formal Dining Room, Pantry, Wet Bar, Window Treatments
Floor Description
Wall/Wall Carpet, Wood, Tile
Fireplace
2 or More, Den, Living Room, Wood Burning, Masonry, Deck, Gas Starter, Owner s Bedroom
Cooling
Central, Zoned, Electric
Heating
Central, Gas, Zoned

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
36.76 acres lot
Exterior Features
Pond, Barn, Workshop
Architectural Style
2 Story, Traditional
Lot Details
Exceptional, Long, Mountain

Other Property Details

Area Name
Scaly Mtn
Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
2
Parking
Attached, Double Garage
View
N
County
Macon
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