At an elevation of 4100* & located across from Panthertown Valley-"the Yosemite of the East" - w/ its incredible waterfalls, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, rock climbing & fishing, this part of the Nantahala Nat'l Forest is one of the foremost parcels of land in the southern Appalachian Mtns. Panthertown Valley is revered by many different groups of enthusiasts. In addition to the above mentioned activities, photographers, backpackers, birdwatchers, & biologists are attracted to the area.The 100+ acre estate is adjacent to the Meadows of Meadow Ridge with hiking trails, a playground & picnic pavilion.The 167 acre meadow is under a conservation easement & is part of The Lake Toxaway Community Assoc. w/ access to the largest privately owned, high altitude lake east of the Mississippi and the largest private lake in NC. Deeded lake access @ the marina. This amazing home is made of frame construction for sturdiness with a veneer, inside and out, of antique logs. Wildernest is a mountain retreat that reflects the land & the Appalachian culture while blending into the natural beauty of the woodland mtn's. Featuring both post & beam as well as hammered truss ceilings, this charming home is sprinkled w/ architectural antiques such as old English doors, antique chandeliers & antique wood floors all opening to an expansive veranda with sweeping views of Cold Mtn & Panthertown Mtn.The 93 ac property has springs, rills and creeks creating Headwaters Creek, (the headwaters of the Toxaway River), w/ hiking trails throughout. The Continental Divide follows along this property's boundary with Panthertown Road (in places). Located near the Southern Highlands Reserve and its acclaimed gardens. This is the opportunity to purchase your own 93 mtn acres and an architecturally acclaimed home in which to enjoy your precious and peaceful property. This property was 'stitched together' to form the acreage that it is today - see surveys *(from the owners records)
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