One of a kind timber frame home on 10.99 acres, 22 X 26 storage barn, stocked pond, underground utilities to home and second building site. Multiple streams, three acres established grass, seven acres hardwoods. Very private location bordered by US Forest Service. Enter through a private gate, gravel road leadsto house and barn. Mature shrubs/Leyland Cyprus around home, road, pond.
The home, completed in 2008, has many unique features including two timber frame porches with slate tile floors, an enclosed 40 X 12 "Provencal" style courtyard with 5 ft. stucco walls and a heavy timber entrance with center opening gates. Large master with sitting area.
1.5 story white pine timber frame greatroom. Vaulted ceiling kitchen and bath with skylights and exposed beams. Interior floors are porcelain tile or cyprus hardwood. Heated tilefloors in bath and laundry. Custom 6 X 5 shower with three mahogany and tile mounted shower heads. Granite counter tops in kitchen and bath.
Home is designed for easy expansion. Homeowner can provide architectural plans for an expansion.
All appliances, most stainless steel, will remain. Most furnishings (two leather couches, one leather chair, dining room table/chairs, craftsman chairs, bookcases, TV cabinet, lawn equipment, washer/dryer,breakfast area chairs, beds and dresser) can remain, if purchaser desires.
The exterior includes cement LAP siding and an architectural shingle roof. The building is wired for satellite TV/phone. Structural insullated panels in the roof keeps energy costs low. All PEX plumbing lines provide protection during cold weather. All windows and doors are thermal insullated.
For Sale By Owner Home Prices for Franklin, North Carolina 28734