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1361 Big Bear Pen Road
Highlands, North Carolina, 28741
United States
1361 Big Bear Pen Road Highlands, North Carolina, 28741 United States

1361 Big Bear Pen Road
Highlands, North Carolina, 28741 United States

Jody Lovell
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    Single Family Homes

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  • Year Built


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1361 Big Bear Pen Road

This stunning English Cottage, designed by Spitzmiller and Norris architects, is a true gem perched high on Big Bear Pen Mountain. From its elevated position, this home offers breathtaking, unobstructed mountain views.

Spread across three levels, this home boasts a convenient elevator that adds an extra touch of accessibility. With four spacious bedrooms and five and a half baths, there is plenty of room for family and guests to enjoy. The two charming great rooms provide ample space for relaxation and entertaining. A large office with a kitchenette and full bath could be an extra sleeping room. A cozy nap room is on the upper level.

Throughout the home, you'll find four stone fireplaces, perfect for snuggling up during colder months. The Carolina room is a true highlight, offering a gorgeous space to enjoy the surrounding natural beauty and breathtaking views from the comfort of the screened porch.

The interior features reclaimed wood beams, adding a touch of rustic elegance. Antique oak floors bring warmth and character to each room, while the Brazilian hardwood decks provide a seamless transition from indoor to outdoor living spaces.There is an extra lot that serves as a garden, a lawn and a great place for kids and dogs to romp.

This home is truly a masterpiece, combining timeless architectural design with modern comforts. Its location, perched high on the mountain, ensures privacy and tranquility, while its proximity to town allows for easy access to amenities. Whether you're enjoying the stunning views, relaxing by the fireplace, or savoring the beauty of the surrounding nature, this home offers a truly remarkable living experience in the heart of Highlands.

Walking trails from the historic neighborhood of Big Bear Pen lead right to the heart of Travel & Leisure's 2023 best small mountain town where you can experience five-star restaurants, world-class shopping, the Performing Arts Center, the Bascom Regional Art Center as well as a myriad of outdoor activities including golf, tennis, swimming, boating, hiking, rafting & fishing.

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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
    • Style
    • Lot Size Unit
    • Lot Size
    • Parking
      2 Car Garage
    • cooling
      Central Air Conditioning, Zoned air-conditioning
  • Interior
    • Amenities
      Deck, Gated Community, Granite Countertops, Security System, Walk-in Closet(s), Gardens, Hardwood Flooring, Washer Included, Dryer Included, Direct Elevator Access, 4+ Fireplaces, City Strip Views, Vaulted Ceilings, Built-in Vacuum, panoramic view, Stone Flooring
    • Fireplace Type
      Wood Burning, Stone, Gas
    • Full Bathrooms
    • Partial Bathrooms
    • Bedrooms
  • Additional Features
    • Features
      Mountain Views, Scenic View
    • Construction
      Wood Siding