Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 14

GREAT BUYS IN THE MOUNTAINS

Cabins with a View

These properties offer rustic charm with miles and miles of views.
By Paul Clark
The Mountain Home

Stats
Stuart, Virginia
Mountaintop exposure
Listed price:

$750,000
Agent:

Dee DeHart, 276-694-5555
deescountryplaces.com

Built in:
1998
Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 4
Size:
5,250 sq. ft.
Lot: 2 acres

Why it's a Great Buy
→ Deep deck looks out over valley and distance
mountain ranges.
→ Second kitchen is in basement beside large
gathering room.
→ Light-colored interior walls reflect sunlight
throughout 1.5-story house.
→ Alcove windows in dining room frame views of
distant mountains.

AGENT'S QUOTE: "Secluded on a ridge, this property has miles and miles of breathtaking views."

Sparta, North Carolina
Sunny deck, shady porch
Listed price:

$399,900
Agent:

Nancy Wilson, 336-372-5773
sparta-nc-real-estate.com

Built in:
2007
Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 3.5
Size:
3,239 sq. ft.
Lot:
1.3 acres

→ Mountain views from southern-facing, double
full-length decks.
→ Made of decay-resistant Katahdin Northern
White cedar logs.
→ Large high-performance windows in great
room open onto views.
→ Gourmet kitchen has granite countertops.
→ Near New River, Grayson Highlands and Blue
Ridge Parkway.

AGENT'S QUOTE: "Enjoy the best of the Blue Ridge Mountains in this spectacular log home."

Front Royal, Virginia
Lots of light
Listed price:

$495,000
Agent:

Lee Sherbeyn, 540-878-3068
leesherbeynrealestate.com

Built in:
2005
Bedrooms: 4
Baths: 3
Size:
2,380 sq. ft.
Lot: 11 acres

→ Deer, wild turkeys forage around the house.
→ Fish in the Shenandoah River from front yard.
→ Hardwood floors, a soaking tub and an
upgraded kitchen.
→ House sits on a rise hemmed in by large trees.
→ Rear decks look out over expansive lawn with
sheds.

AGENT'S QUOTE: "This is a custom-built home with Shenandoah River frontage and mountain views."

Union, West Virginia
View of the Alleghanies
Listed price:

$395,000
Agent:

Michael Biggs, 540-922-2651
monroecountywestvirginia.com

Built in:
2007
Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 2.5
Size:
2,200 sq. ft.
Lot:
8 acres

→ Gated community maintains privacy, beauty
and rustic home styles.
→ Secluded, Walnut Springs Mountain Reserve is
close to amenities.
→ Has access to day lodge and community lake.
→ Timber posts reflect surrounding woods, add
to charm.
→ Walk-in closets and cathedral ceilings bring
openness indoors.

AGENT'S QUOTE: "Situated in a county with no red lights, no four-lane highway, no train tracks."

Meadows of Dan, Virginia
Breakfast over the valley
Listed price:

$595,000
Agent:

Edd Martin, 276-952-5008
valandsales.com

Built in:
1970
Bedrooms: 4
Baths: 2
Size:
1,442 sq. ft.
Lot: 3 acres

→ Large deck off main living area is like outdoor
living room.
→ Situated on top of ridge, deep eaves shield
views that never quit.
→ Additional rear deck is very private.
→ Living area has brick fireplace, modern kitchen.
→ Basement has room for two cars and lots of
storage.

AGENT'S QUOTE: "This great mountain home sits on the original Lover's Leap site."

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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015

The Family Farm is Alive and Well in the Virginia Mountains
7 States of Mountain Treks, Complete with a Beer or Wine Stop
The Photo Essay: Autumn Beauty
Wendell Scott Gets His Due
Weekend: Where the North Carolina and Tennessee Mountains Rub Shoulders
Chillin’ in Chattanooga
Charlottesville to Charleston aboard Amtrak
Great Tastes of the West Virginia Panhandle
Cavender Cabins: Enjoy the North Georgia Woods
From the Editor
Letters / Worth a Click
Mill Creek Stories
The Hike
Creature Feature
Mountain Report
Great Home Buys in the Mountains
Country Roads
Festivals & Events
Singing in the Garden
Guest Column: Liz Belcher
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Intro
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Cover1
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Cover2
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 3
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 4
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - B1
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - B2
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 5
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - From the Editor
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Letters / Worth a Click
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Mill Creek Stories
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 9
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - The Hike
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 11
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Creature Feature
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Mountain Report
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Great Home Buys in the Mountains
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Country Roads
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 16
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 17
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Festivals & Events
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 19
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 20
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 21
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - The Family Farm is Alive and Well in the Virginia Mountains
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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 24
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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 27
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 7 States of Mountain Treks, Complete with a Beer or Wine Stop
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 29
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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 32
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 33
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - The Photo Essay: Autumn Beauty
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 35
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 36
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 37
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Wendell Scott Gets His Due
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 39
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 40
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 41
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Weekend: Where the North Carolina and Tennessee Mountains Rub Shoulders
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 43
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 44
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Chillin’ in Chattanooga
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 46
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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Charlottesville to Charleston aboard Amtrak
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 49
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 50
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 51
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Great Tastes of the West Virginia Panhandle
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 53
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 54
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 55
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 56
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Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 58
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 59
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Cavender Cabins: Enjoy the North Georgia Woods
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 61
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 62
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Singing in the Garden
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 64
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - 65
Blue Ridge Country - September/October 2015 - Guest Column: Liz Belcher
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