Waterfalls on 222 Acres
Between Tryon and Saluda, North Carolina
Discover a wonderland of spectacular waterfalls featuring up to an estimated 50-foot drop with multiple levels of cascades. This 222-acre tract boasts numerous remarkable waterfalls and cascades plus magnificent rock formations, several creeks, and multiple springs originating on the property. The bold Pacolet River flows through a portion of the acreage. The home offers easy one-level living with three fireplaces, random-width plank floors, wrap around deck, spacious great room with vaulted ceiling and stunning year round mountain views overlooking Melrose Mountain and conservancy land.
The Waterfalls | Savor the sheer elegance of living amid your own private waterfalls. Of the many waterfalls on the property, approximately 5 waterfalls remain active year round and as many as 10 waterfalls and cascades have graced the property during times of abundant rainfall. Two waterfalls face the driveway and one extraordinary waterfall is located near the main residence. Enjoy the alluring sound of falling water year round from the privacy of your deck.
The Land | This remarkable 222-acre tract features numerous waterfalls, multiple springs originating on the property, and several creeks. Massive rock formations are found throughout the acreage. The land is richly wooded with native trees including white oak, red oak, tulip poplar, dogwoods, red bud and hickory. The landscape also includes grassy lawn areas plus rhododendron, azalea, Japanese Maple and mountain laurel. The bold Pacolet River flows through a portion of the property. With several potential homesites, this property is ideal for a private estate, a mountain retreat center, or a family compound.
The Views | Enjoy exceptional year round private views. The residence overlooks your own private property as well as hundreds of acres of tranquil conservancy land. The home boasts a south facing view to Melrose Mountain and offers winter views of the magnificent Melrose Falls, located nearby on Melrose Mountain. From numerous points on the property, waterfall and creek views are available.
The Home | The contemporary-style home offers the convenience of one-level living merged with idyllic privacy and spectacular mountain views. With approximately 3500 square feet of living space, the home features the comforts of easy living. The spacious great room boasts vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, a handsome floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace, random-width wood floors, skylights, and exceptional views to Melrose Mountain. The residence includes 3 bedrooms and two dens/offices, each with glass doors opening onto the deck. Two rooms, the master suite and the sunny kitchen, include brick fireplaces. The home also features a 2-bay garage, security system, and wide wrap-around decks for relaxing and entertaining amid the magnificent private view shed.
The Location | This distinctive waterfall property is poised in the Blue Ridge Mountains between the towns of Tryon and Saluda, North Carolina. Enjoy easy access to shopping, dining, arts venues, and I-26. The city of Hendersonville lies 18 miles away. For a night out on the town amid an internationally acclaimed dining and entertainment scene, enjoy eclectic Asheville, located only 35 miles away. The Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) is located 25 miles from this property via I-26. The Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) is approximately 30 miles from this magnificent waterfall wonderland.
Price | Currently off the market; For similar properties, call us at 828.694.1558