Energy efficient mountain living at its best! This gorgeous contemporary cabin is the result of 30 years of research on the benefits of passive solar & geothermal construction. The stunning design was created by renown Asheville Architect Alice Dodson & the home was well-constructed using R45 Rastra ICF in 2009 by Morland Bowman. Nestled in the woods in a quiet & private gated community, the home provides easy living in a single-level floorplan thats wheelchair friendly. As you walk through the foyer w/airlock double-door system youll view the soaring vaulted ceiling & welcoming open floorplan. A modern kitchen boasts SS appliances & adjoining 7x7 pantry. The living room is large w/ a wood stove & massive passive solar windows to take in the warmth & wooded view. A large gallery-style hallway contains a reading nook & leads to a master bedroom which includes a walk-in closet & en-suite bath w/ dual sinks & lovely tilework in the garden tub/shower. The office/guest area has it's own full bath showcasing a custom pottery vessel sink & large wheelchair-friendly shower w/soaring tile. NC Healthy Home, NC Energy Eff rated 43, heated floors, R49 metal roof, geothermal heat/ac!