Nestled in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, this magnificent Gothic castle is a treasure trove of period antique furniture and architectural elements. Collected from a former castle, interior components feature fabulous finds such as a stained glass door dating to 1514, intricately carved oak paneling and fireplace, as well as many unique handmade doors.
A seasonal getaway and vacation home set high on a mountaintop in this scenic private golf community boasts a colorful palate and transitional interiors. The homeowners regional glass, ceramic and fine art collection are nestled into the home designed for this family and friends to relax and enjoy.
This mountain modern home was built for family gatherings and entertaining many friends. Clean lines of the home create a setting for natural elements and textures. Contrasts in materials create a striking visual dialogue.
“Folly” is defined as a costly ornamental building with no practical purpose. The Lazy Bear Folly Is an extension of a beautifully crafted piece of property and sculpture garden winding around and sitting atop a mountain with an incredible 360° view. Built as a party pavilion, the Folly boasts a large handmade 14’ Adirondack tables and a curved live edge bar with custom-made bronze light fixtures dripping in natural crystals, handpainted colorful bark walls, hidden doors, and twig thrones. The details always reflecting the humor of the homeowner. The interiors flow to the outdoor spaces and create the perfect place for gatherings and small parties.
A blend of the traditional with subtle rustic touches give this mountain home a classic and comfortable getaway. Family antiques, original art, and gorgeous fabrics create balance and harmony in this warm and inviting mountaintop cottage.
Built-in 1888 and recognized by the National Register of Historic Places, this charming Victorian home received a major makeover in 2014. By rethinking the small unused spaces, Margaret Handley created a home that functions in the 21st century. She created a space that is comfortable and inviting while paying a respectful nod the homes Victorian roots.
A modern mountain flair sets this sleek but rustic home apart from its neighbors. While maintaining a rustic quality, the clean lines, monochromatic palates and local art collection create a sophisticated retreat surrounded by rolling mountain vistas.
The impressive luxury home is eclectic in nature while retaining traditional mountain accents. The interiors were carefully selected to enhance and center around a regional art collection that is worthy of a small museum. Art is an integral part of the house which was carefully selected to compliment the sophisticated and comfortable interiors. The house is all about the art and color and overall, the effect is a combination of creativity and comfort.
Lazy Bear Lodge boasts a mix of South Western art, sculpture, museum quality Adirondack furnishings, hand-carved mesquite pieces, antique Black Forest cabinets, all blended into a unique rustic setting. Perched above the Linville Ridge Country Club and Golf Course, the Lazy Bear Lodge is a showcase of rustic living.