This iconic home overlooks the 10th green on the famous Donald Ross designed Highlands CC golf course. The view down the fairway is spectacular!The grounds and gardens are beautiful. The exceptional quality is evident throughout, from the granite stone exterior, the heart-pine posts and beams taken from a Georgia cotton mill, the wormy chestnut taken from a Georgia barn, the four masonry and stone fireplaces, and other amenities too many to mention. The home has 5 bedrooms and 5 baths, with two master bedrooms, one downstairs and one upstairs. All bedrooms have french doors to a balcony or stone porch. The home's entrance presents a winding driveway through banks of rhododendron. A stone covered entry and hand-crafted wood door welcome you. Beautiful hardwood floors and heart-pine beams set the tone of warmth and elegance as you enter.The foyerflows into the living room which has two sets of french doors leading to a large stone patio overlooking the green and fairway beyond. The gourmet kitchen features top-of-the-line appliances and boasts cathedral ceilings with an eat-in island, a breakfast area,and a beautiful stone fireplace. The spacious dining room, located off the kitchen, flows into the living room. The open floor plan makes for great entertaining.The wormy chestnut office, with fireplace, is off the living room. The covered outside patio with another granite stone fireplace is also accessed from the living room. The downstairs master bedroom, bathroom and adjoining stone porch are on the main level. Upstairs there is another master, and two more bedrooms, all with bathrooms, and a family area for watching television. The views from all rooms are magnificent. There are two two-car garages on different levels, with a guest suite above the garage. The house has 10-foot ceilings on both levels,and hardwood floors throughout. The location is convenient to the HCC clubhouse and activities which are all accessible by a golf cart.
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