Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2015 - 9
gReat buyS in the MountainS
Lakeside Living Ringed by Mountains
Consider these for long-range views on the water.
The Mountain Home
Pittsylvania County, Virginia
Paved golf cart drive to dock
3,258 sq. ft.
Reg Anderson, 540-580-6960
virginiapropertiesandhomes.com Five-plus acres
Why it's a Great Buy
→ More than 1,100 feet of lakefront on a wooded
→ Two adjoining lots increase size to 10 acres.
→ Log-style home has stick-built construction.
→ Vaulted ceiling soars over stone fireplace in
→ Slate patio and picnic area, plus hot tub on
AGenT'S quoTe: "Leesville Lake is a little known lake that's a hidden gem."
Fed by Tenn, N.C mountains
4,835 sq. ft.
→ Three levels of living space, three master
→ Four additional rooms for sleeping quarters.
→ Boat dock and hot tub complete the outdoor
→ Cathedral ceilings and outfitted kitchens on
→ Douglas Lake rated top 10 for large mouth bass.
Ed Franklin, 895-654-1110
AGenT'S quoTe: "Very spacious and private, it has upgraded decors and natural light."
Smith Mountain Lake
In a country club setting
2,400 sq. ft.
Bryson City, North Carolina
Waterfront access to loads
3,400 sq. ft.
Nearly 1 acre
→ Two master suites, one on lower level, other on
→ Long-range lake and mountain views from
much of the house.
→ 250 feet on a deep waterfront lot in Fontana
→ Vaulted ceiling, gourmet kitchen, Australian
Cypress hardwood floors.
→ Boat to Nantahala Outdoor Center for local
Over 3,ooo sq. ft.
→ Gently sloping lot has newly approved covered
→ Skylight above dining room adds natural light
and airy feel.
→ Enclosed sunroom off kitchen has lake views.
→ Downstairs via open stairway has family room,
den with fireplace.
→ Oversized garage and platform dock with walkway complete property.
→ Landscaping includes dogwoods, rhododendrons and hundreds of daffodils.
→ River view is apparent as soon as you walk in
→ Foyer floor is birchwood; fieldstone fireplace is
two stories tall.
→ Dock has cradle lift, utility building, floating
Deb Beran, 540-721-1488
→ Membership to The Waterfront Country Club
AGenT'S quoTe: "Walk in the front door, and it's as if you're walking into a tree house on the lake."
Dan Sikorra, 828-736-0828
AGenT'S quoTe: "Ninety-six percent of the shoreline is in Great Smoky Mountains National Park."
Salem, South Carolina
Gentle walk to waterline
Patti & Gary Cason, 864-903-1234
AGenT'S quoTe: "Most lakefront lots are steep, but this one has a gentle slope."
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