Looking for what a mountain house should be all about? High Elevation, Cool Breezes, Electrifying views, Quiet Seclusion. This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 5.5 acre, top of the mountain home on the Atlanta side of the Highlands Plateau checks all of the boxes for a perfect weekend retreat or year-round home. Located in Highlands Gap, a friendly community of approximately 55 homes, all situated on a minimum of 3 acres across the 1200 acre community surrounded by the Nantahala Nation Forest. You cannot get away from the awesome western view from every room in this custom built home/. The high elevations offer stunning views of sunsets over Dillard Valley and the dramatic vistas of the multiple mountain ranges of North Georgia. Enjoy the cooling breezes of summer knowing that this area's southern exposure provides comfortably warm winter temperatures. Walk the roads and hike the trails surrounded by the beauty of native rhododendron, mountain laurel, and flame azaleas. Enjoy all this natural beauty knowing that you are only minutes away from the towns of Highlands,that in additon to chic boutiques and retail is home of several Wine Spectator Award restaurants, a summer playhouse and performing arts center, a library and world class art education and gallery, welcoming artists worldwide to teach and display. Clayton and Franklin are also close by offering interesting Main Streets and shopping and dining opportunities.. Culture and entertainment plus award-winning restaurants await in each location. For the adventuresome, snow-boarding, zip line adventure and white water rafting is nearby. Golfers will enjoy Sky Valley Country Club offering social and sport amenities including a fabulous 18- hole mountain style golf course. All of this in a friendly neighborhood where caring neighbors get together regularly to celebrate life in this beautiful mountain community.
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