Listing ID: 86345
Price: $3,350,000
Status: Active
Address: 978 West Rochester Drive
City: Cashiers
State: North Carolina
Postal Code: 28717
Bedrooms: 5
Total Baths: 6
Full Baths: 5
Partial Baths: 1
Acres: 5.090
County: Jackson
From the moment you turn into the gently sweeping driveway of this stunning estate, you are captivated by the lovely environment in which this quietly sophisticated home nestles. Is this a great home with a beautiful garden, or is this a great garden surrounding a beautiful home? The answer is; BOTH! The entry to the home is through a covered stone archway leading into foyer, then living room with stone fireplace and long mountain views of Cow Rock and Laurel Knob to the northeast. The kitchen is large, wood paneled and has wet bar, keeping room with fireplace and breakfast nook nearby. Off the Keeping room is a wonderful covered porch with wood burning fireplace just 3-4 steps down to the yard and gardens. Large pantry, large laundry- both near the best mudroom in town. Master is on main and is connected to cozy den/office with gas log fireplace, built ins and access to screened porch. Large master bath has two vanities, large soaking tub. Generous closets. Upstairs, two large guest bedrooms with en suite baths and a shared gathering nook with balcony. Additional spaces connected to the main house include a first floor in-law's suite with small kitchenette and an upstairs guest bedroom with bath and beautiful upstairs office. Two car garage plus covered porte cochere. The gardens are amazing! Acclaimed Landscape Architect, Mary Palmer Dargan designed this spectacular series of destinations that are pleasing in every way. Terraces, sculptures, water feature, native and specialty plantings, flat play lawns, fire pit and rustic view pavilion tucked away at the end of lighted pathways. There is an engineered cistern system installed to take care of any watering needs for the gardens. NEW since 2016: crawlspace encapsulation, two drawer Fischer Paykel dishwasher, washer and dryer, dehumidifier on all A/C zones, ice maker. All Lawn and garden equipment conveys with sale. This home is offered beautifully furnished with a few exceptions.
Beth Townsend
Title: Owner / Broker
Office Phone: 828-743-3411 Ext 121
Office Fax: 828-743-5068
Cell Phone: 828-421-6193

Primary Features

Area: Highway 64 East
County: Jackson
Frontage: None
Homeowner's Association: yes
Subdivision: Cedar Hill
Township: Cashiers
View: Exceptional, Long, Year Round, Mountain, Rock Face


Days on Market: 33
Deed Restrictions: yes
Documents on File: Pest Contract, By-Laws/Covnts/Restrc, Plat/Tax Map, Survey, Septic Permit, Topo/Aerial Photo
Property Type: Single Family Home

Interior Features

Half Baths: 1
Master Bdrm Lvl: M

Financial Details

Leased: no
Total Annual Fees: 2595.00

Zoning Info

Listing courtesy of MCKEE PROPERTIES
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Contact - Listing ID 86345

Beth Townsend

United States
Phone: 828-421-6193
Fax: 828-743-5068

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