This luxurious, custom built mountain home, situated on 2.65 acres in The Lodges at Eagles Nest, provides privacy yet easy access to Banner Elk. Featuring three bedrooms, three baths and a half baths, and a separate guest apartment, this home provides ample space for family and friends! Upon entering, the craftsmenship of the tounge and groove ceiling with exposed beams is evident above the grand, floor to ceiling stone fireplace in the great room. Adjoining is the designer kitchen with a large eat-on center island and a dining area that opens to the large, wrap-around deck. The master suite, on the main level, features custom upholstered panels and a large soaking tub in the master bath. Upstairs, two additional bedrooms with a shared bath are ideally situated to frame the breathtaking views. The lower level features an open living area and game room along with a separate guest apartment with second kitchen, living area and bunk space. Plentiful storage for seasonal gear is also available throughout the home. A 1,350 acre development with altitudes over 5,000 feet, The Lodges at Eagles Nest features a wildlife preserve, waterfalls, trout-filled streams, and miles of pristine mountain trails perfect for hiking, riding, and biking. Amenities range from a spectacular Toy Barn filled with every imaginable game and sporting equipment to an authentic Tee Pee Village and Wellness Spa and an outdoor amphitheater built into the side of the mountain. Beyond its distinct quality of life, The Lodges at Eagles Nest offers the discernible homeowner extraordinary value on investment, with home sites ranging from 1 to 10 acres, all especially chosen for their panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and the privacy each one affords. The Lodges at Eagles Nest is located just minutes away from the charming town of Banner Elk. Featuring a wide variety of noted gourmet restaurants and excellent specialty and upscale boutiques, Banner Elk is a destination on its own. In addition, the nearby towns of Blowing Rock, Valle Crucis, Grandfather Mountain and Boone add to the unique flavor and sophisticated country charm of the area. In Banner Elk North Carolina, you'll find a mountain playground like no other. Here, each season brings with it something spectacular. The springtime is ablaze with wildflowers, the summers are warm and inviting, fall's foliage is absolutely stunning, and the snows of winter transform these mountains into a picturesque winter wonderland. Each season is perfect for outdoor recreation, but there is much more to do here than simply enjoy the splendor of nature. There are also a variety of festivals, community events, upscale shops, and gourmet restaurants to enjoy in this quaint town. Boasting various performing and arts centers, theatres, galleries and museums within an easy distance, the area showcases internationally recognized artists and performances including Broadway shows, dance ensembles, opera companies and concerts from classical to blue grass. In Banner Elk, you'll able to enjoy a lifestyle that is unrivaled by that of any other location. Call today for more information!