Escape the heat! High elevation in the heart of the Nantahala National Forest is calling you home! This custom home sits on 10.39 acres and borders USFS where you are sure to spot some wildlife! Step in from the timber frame porch into a wide open living plan with everything you need on the main level! The cozy kitchen features maple cabinets, quartz counter tops and tons of work space! There's an adorable breakfast nook or take your coffee out onto the expansive decks that surround this beautiful home! You're sure to find a place to chill and enjoy the cooler air and mountain views. When the weather turns cold, come inside and get warm by the fire! A lovely stone fireplace will chase the winter chill away. The main level is rounded out by the master bedroom with en suite bath that features a tiled walk-in shower, guest bedroom and bath, and the laundry room. Downstairs is your fully finished basement complete with the third bedroom and bath, another sleeping area that could also be an office, family/rec room and the wine cellar - yes, you read that right! Oh, and if you have more guests arrive, there's also a bunk house w/ full bath! This is one special place! Don't miss it!