This striking Contemporary blends beautifully with the land offering unforgettable views-of-a-lifetime. The large expansions of glass, delightful woodwork and stone fireplaces offer a genuine oneness with nature. Great outdoor living spaces blur the boundaries between the interior and the exterior. The architects were Carlton-Edwards and they were awarded Best of Houzz 2020 for the "Most Popular Designs" as well as the "Top Rating" for this home. Fantastic main level living offers an enticing Living Room, an ingenious Kitchen/Wet Bar, a Screened Porch with Fireplace, an incredible Owners Suite "wing", a powder room and a 3 car garage. The home sits on +/- 3.96 acres that border both the conservation land and the equestrian/hiking trails of Balsam Mountain Preserve. There are 34+ miles of those equestrian and hiking trails! Balsam Mountain Preserve is a gated community with manned security, excellent dining, low density, and high elevation living. BMP also has a Nature center, Dark Ridge Campsite, and Fly Fishing. Not all private gated communities are created equal. The amenities at BMP are jaw-dropping! Via a Country Club Membership option, access is provided to the equestrian center, the championship Arnold Palmer Signature golf course/practice facility, tennis, outdoor swimming pool, and a wellness center. Located conveniently 45 minutes West of Asheville and 10 minutes southwest of Waynesville. Additional details and video coming soon!