Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 23

great buys In the mountaIns

In a timber frame of mind
Log on to a different domain.
By Paul Clark
the Mountain Home

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Mineral Bluff, GA
Cabin on the river
Listed price:

$479,900
Agent:

Susan Phillips, 706-835-5585
blueridgegacabins.com

Built in:

2015

Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 3
size: 2,214 sq. ft.
Lot:
6.2 acres

Why it's a great Buy
→ Two master bedrooms and baths with dual copper sinks
and jetted tubs.
→ Three rock fireplaces with one on the outside party porch.
→ Upgraded finishes include granite counters, custom
cabinets and wet bar.
→ Acreage includes 112 feet of level, easy access on the Toccoa
River.

Agent's quote: "This stretch of the river boasts some of the best fishing on the Toccoa."

Wintergreen, VA
Ski, golf, spa
Listed price:

$349,000
Agent:

Rod Phillips, 434-987-6399
roywheeler.com

Built in:

2008

Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 2.5
size: 1,900 sq. ft
Lot:
0.4 acre

→ Mountain retreat is located in Wintergreen resort.
→ Cedar post and beam chalet has large open floor plan.
→ Soaring vaulted ceilings have custom windows to
capture light.
→ Floor to ceiling stone fireplace sits on wood floors
upstairs and down.
→ Granite countertops and soaking tub complement
stainless steel appliances in kitchen.

Agent's quote: "This house was appraised at over $1 million just a few years ago."

Mouth of Wilson, VA
Secluded and private
Listed price:

$399,700
Agent:

Maxine Lane, 276-768-8353
ashecountyrealestate.com

Built in:

2000

Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 3.5
size: 2,051 sq. ft.
Lot:

42.5 acres

→ Log cabin is hand-hewn with lots of windows and natural
light.
→ Each of three levels of living space has bedroom and bath.
→ Significant acreage guarantees seclusion and privacy.
→ Vaulted ceiling ambience is warmed by stone woodburning fireplace.
→ Native foliage and small streams surround the house.

Agent's quote: "A rare opportunity to own a cabin tucked away on 42 acres - a hunter's paradise."

Franklin, NC
Wood floors, fir doors
Listed price:

2007

carolsellsfranklinnc.com

2.5 acres

Built in:

Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 4.5
Agent:
size: 3,473 sq. ft.
Carol Lynn Johnson, 828-200-0170 Lot:

$599,000

→ Custom design Craftsman-style -frame home is energy
efficient.
→ Landscaping enhances natural spring-fed stream.
→ Side porch has deck-to-roof stone wood-burning fireplace.
→ Open floor plan has exposed beams and tongue and groove
ceilings.
→ Throughout are distressed hickory wood floors and fir solid wood
doors and trim.

Agent's quote: "The architectural design features and private setting make it perfect."

Fleetwood, NC
With wine cooler, sauna
Listed price:

Built in:

→ Panoramic, expansive views can be enjoyed from two levels of
wraparound decks.
→
Gated community with easy access and shared pond.
Bedrooms: 3
→ Master suite and office on same level as great room, kitchen and
$550,000
Baths: 3.5
dining area.
Agent:
size: 3,803 sq. ft.
→
Upstairs are two bedrooms, open loft and cathedral ceilings.
Team Vincent, 828-295-0700
Lot:
→
Wrap-around decks surround two levels, overlooking back yard with
vincentproperties.com
1 acre
fire pit.
Agent's quote: "This mountain-style home has a well thought-out floor plan."
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016

Mountain Curios 2016
Night! A Photoessay
Chang & Eng Bunker, Freaks or Solid Citizens?
Bark for the Nation: The Success of Highland Crafstmen
Pretty Spots, Pretty Structures: The Photoessay
Travel Guide I: The Great and Quirky Collections
Travel Guide II: Signature Foods of the Mountains
Travel Guide III: Tea Rooms of the Mountains
UpCountry Dining: South Carolina Mountain Cuisine
Mountain Aerials Photoessay
From the Editor
Contributors/Worth a Click
Creature Feature
Mountain Report
Reader Page
Mill Creek Stories
Country Roads
Great Buys
The Hike
Singing in the Garden
Events: Festivals for 2016
Guest Column: John Cooper
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Intro
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Cover1
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Cover2
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 3
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 4
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 5
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 6
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 7
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - From the Editor
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 9
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Contributors/Worth a Click
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 11
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Creature Feature
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 13
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Mountain Report
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 15
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Reader Page
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 17
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Mill Creek Stories
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 19
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Country Roads
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 21
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 22
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Great Buys
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - The Hike
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 25
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 26
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 27
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Mountain Curios 2016
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 29
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 30
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 31
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 32
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 33
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 34
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 35
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Night! A Photoessay
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 37
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Chang & Eng Bunker, Freaks or Solid Citizens?
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 39
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 40
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 41
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 42
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 43
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 44
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 45
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Bark for the Nation: The Success of Highland Crafstmen
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 47
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 48
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 49
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 50
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 51
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Pretty Spots, Pretty Structures: The Photoessay
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 53
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 54
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 55
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 56
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 57
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Travel Guide I: The Great and Quirky Collections
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 59
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 60
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 61
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 62
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 63
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 64
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 65
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 66
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 67
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 68
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 69
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Travel Guide II: Signature Foods of the Mountains
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 71
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 72
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 73
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 74
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 75
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Travel Guide III: Tea Rooms of the Mountains
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 77
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - UpCountry Dining: South Carolina Mountain Cuisine
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 79
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 80
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 81
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 82
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Mountain Aerials Photoessay
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 84
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 85
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Singing in the Garden
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 87
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 88
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Events: Festivals for 2016
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 90
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 91
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 92
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 93
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 94
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 95
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 96
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - 97
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Guest Column: John Cooper
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Cover3
Blue Ridge Country - January/February 2016 - Cover4
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