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    224 Knob Hill
    Highlands, North Carolina, 28741
    United States
    224 Knob Hill Highlands, North Carolina, 28741 United States

    224 Knob Hill
    Highlands, North Carolina, 28741 United States

    Cathy Garren
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    Property details

    • Property type

      Single Family Homes

    • Status


    • Year Built


    • property taxes


    Blackwood Lodge

    Blackwood Lodge is a private mountaintop estate sited on 7.22 acres bordering over 3300 USFS acres. The house and guest cottage enjoy year-round mountain vistas of Shortoff Mountain, Cowee Mountain, Whiteside Mountain and more. This architecturally designed and custom-builthome is truly one of the most exquisite gems in Highlands. There are numerous superb features, including wood, stone and glass construction, professional appliances, several Ulla Darni chandeliers, hardwood floors, granite and marble finishes, custom oak shelving, Jacuzzi tub, surround sound system for the main house and picnic porch, 2 water cops, elevator, 2 generators – 1 for the main house and guest house, and 1 for the well. Other features include a 4-car attached garage plus an attached 2 car Porte cochere with chandelier and skylights, professional landscaping and garden lighting. There are several outdoor entertaining areas, including a picnic porch with skylights and flagstone floor, patio, and a recently added covered viewing porch. A footbridge and walkway lead through the lush landscaping to a hidden rock formation and viewing area. The large flat parking area can easily park 15 cars. This property is truly one of a kind and ready for a discerning buyer.224 Knob Hill, Highlands, NC (

    About The Area

    Welcome to the Highlands/Cashiers Plateau, a natural wonder spanning from Lake Toxaway through Highlands, North Carolina. Situated at an impressive elevation of 4,118 feet above sea level, the Highlands Plateau in Western North Carolina is a breathtaking haven of unparalleled beauty.Referred to as the 'Land of Waterfalls,' this region enjoys abundant rainfall and boasts a distinctive geology, resulting in some of the most awe-inspiring cascades found in the South. Throughout the area, lush forests of hemlock and white pine flourish, adorned with a dense undergrowth of azalea, rhododendron, and laurel, lending an enchanting ambiance to the surroundings.Nestled within the Blue Ridge Mountain range, this rugged landscape hosts an impressive 70% of its land as National Forest, ensuring its preservation for generations to come. Despite its relatively modest size, the Highlands and Cashiers area possesses all the charms and amenities one would expect from a larger city.Delightful shopping experiences await, along with the Bascom, a regional arts center that adds cultural richness to the community. Art galleries showcase local talent, and the area prides itself on five-star restaurants, hotels, libraries, and a modern hospital, catering to the needs of its residents and visitors alike.One of the gems in the area is the Old Edwards Inn and Spa, a renowned hotel spa hailed as the best in the country by Conde Nast. The Highlands/Cashiers Plateau is embraced by National and State Forests, gifting nature enthusiasts with a plethora of trails, waterfalls, and scenic lakes. Locals enjoy fishing for native and stocked trout, contributing to some of the finest trout fishing experiences in America.

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    Amenities & Features

    • Listing Details
      • Property ID
      • MLS#
      • Property type
        Single Family Homes
      • Marketed By
        Highlands Sotheby's International Realty
      • Status
      • Listing Price
      • County
        Macon County
      • School District
        Macon County Schools
    • Utilities & Building
      • Year Built
      • property taxes
      • Lot Size Unit
      • Lot Size
      • Parking
        Garage, 4 Car Garage
      • cooling
        Central Air Conditioning, Zoned air-conditioning
    • Interior
      • Amenities
        Deck, Gated Community, Granite Countertops, Guest House, Tile Flooring, Walk-in Closet(s), Hardwood Flooring, Porte-Cochere, Washer Included, Dryer Included, 3 Fireplaces, Vaulted Ceilings, Wet Bar, 1 Fireplace, Cathedral Ceilings, Yoga Space, panoramic view
      • Fireplace Type
        Stone, Gas, Wood Burning
      • Full Bathrooms
      • Partial Bathrooms
      • Bedrooms
    • Additional Features
      • Features
        Mountain Views, Scenic View
      • Construction
        Wood Siding