The South Beech Summit, located on the ridge top of The Lodges at Eagles Nest, is one of the jewels of The High Country. The creation of acclaimed Designer/Developer John Turchin, Eagles Nest is one of the most prestigious private communities in The Blue Ridge Mountains and The South Beech Summit is one of his signature homes. Boasting 180 degree southern exposure at 5,200 feet of elevation and 100+ mile long range views, the home provides sunrises and sunsets looking over numerous rolling mountain ranges. Offering 4 bedrooms and 5 1/2 baths, it's the embodiment of casual elegance.Upon entering, you are struck by the floor to ceiling windows and massive white timbers of the great room, which is completely open to the gourmet kitchen and dining area. Step through the glass doors to the patio and outdoor dining, featuring a massive stone fireplace and BBQ. The master suite is on the main level and features a gorgeous master bath highlighted by stacked stone archway. The 2 guest suites upstairs are at opposite ends for total privacy and one offers a bunk room for kids. 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!