Enjoy the enriching and relaxing Blue Ridge Parkway from this 4 Bedroom(plus bonus room)/3 Bath cheerful home. Features hardwood flooring, wood and gas fireplaces, recreation room, workshop, large upper and lower decks, easy access, and tremendous views. With 469 miles of scenic beauty, the Blue Ridge Parkway weaves through parts of Virginia and Western North Carolina to the Smokies in Tennessee. Located near the picturesque town of Sparta, North Carolina, this welcome Retreat offers a quiet and refreshing setting with cultural and natural sites that help define this region of the country. Affectionately labeled as "America's Favorite Drive", the Parkway experience reveals stunning long-range vistas and close-up views of the rugged mountains and pastoral landscapes of the Appalachian Highlands. From this tranquil and comfortable home, you can literally hop on your bike, or put on your hiking shoes and enjoy nature's best within minutes. Nearby, Stone Mountain Park, with it's 600-foot granite dome, a broad tapestry of stone, and more than 16 miles of trails and designated trout waters make more than 14,100 acres of mountain beauty an opportunity that few will ever experience. Other close-by points of interest include the gentle New River, with fishing, canoeing, camping, picnicking and wildlife galore. Believed to be one of the oldest rivers in North America, the placid and peaceful New River has provided inspiration for a multitude of visitors to the region. Wine tours, craft shows, mountain music, pottery studios, and a huge bookstore, are just a few additional simple pleasures of a life enhancing experience that awaits the fortunate one who discovers this Blue Ridge jewel.