Views - Primary on Main
747 McConnell Road, Scaly Mountain, NC
$ 8,950,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#97111
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyMACON
  • CityScaly Mountain
  • AreaScaly Mtn
  • Zip28775
  • Style2 Story,Traditional
  • Price$ 8,950,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms8
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5001
  • Lot Size36.76 Acres
Data Source:
Highlands Cashiers MLS (HCMLS-NC)
Property Description

This magnificent shingle and stone country estate in the mountains of Western North Carolina is conveniently located just 2 hours from Atlanta and 9 miles from the charming town of Highlands, NC. Designed by Tim Greene, this home gracefully nestles among 37 acres of old hardwoods at an elevation of 3,750 '. This rural setting offers pastoral and long range mountain views for seclusion and privacy within minutes from shopping and gourmet dining. Enjoy your coffee on the breakfast porch welcoming the rising sun, and cocktails on the patio captures exquisite afternoon sunsets. Each setting allows enjoyment of the beautiful gardens thoughtfully designed by Alex Smith Garden Design to enhance the boulder outcroppings and stone walls. There is a 1 1/2 acre stocked pond for fishing , canoeing, swimming or just relaxing on the dock. The home has 6 bedrooms, each with ensuite bathrooms. The master suite on the main level has his/her dressing rooms and baths. Upstairs are 3 guest bedrooms, and a second upstairs boasts a large recreation room, a bunk room and an additional bedroom, each with its own bath. These spaces are ideal for an office, workout area, or just overflow for guests and grandchildren. The large kitchen and adjoining butlers pantry/office are equipped with top of line appliances for entertaining for a few or a crowd. A large screened porch and adjoining patio are ideal for expanding dining and entertaining space. There are 5 wood burning fireplaces for the cool mountain evenings. Pegged oak floors throughout, hand hewn antique beams, and custom finishes add to the timeless charm and cottage appeal. The decor and details which adorn the interiors were orchestrated by nationally recognized Charleston designer, Amelia Handegan. An attached two car garage has built in cabinets for your storage needs. An equipment "barn" sits tucked among large rhododendrons, boxwoods and hydrangeas which adorn the property. This is truly an exceptional property!

Price History
7/27/2021 Listed $8,895,000

General Features

Appliances Tankless Water Heater, Dryer, Ice Maker, Oven/Range-Electric, Cook-top Built-in Prop, Exhaust Hood, Instant Hot Water, Oven/Range-Dual Fuel, Warming Drawer, Dishwasher, Microwave, Refrigerator Built-in, Washer
Beds 6
Car Storage Attached, Double Garage
Community Amenities Lake/Pond
Construction Stone, Wood Siding
Cooling Central, Zoned, Electric
County Macon
Elevation 3501-4000
Exterior Features Pond, Barn, Workshop
Full Baths 8
Half Baths 1
Heating Central, Gas, Zoned
Interior Features Eat-in Kitchen, Built-ins, Security System, Walk-in Closet, Kitchen Island, Washer/Dryer Connection, Ceiling Fans, Formal Dining Room, Pantry, Wet Bar, Window Treatments
Listing Area Scaly Mtn
Listing Type Single Family Home
Status Active
Status Active
Street Name McConnell Road
Style 2 Story, Traditional
Subdivision None
Township Flats
View Exceptional, Long, Mountain
Virtual Tour
Year Built 2000

Interior Features

Approximate Heated SqFt 5001+
Fireplace 2 or More, Den, Living Room, Wood Burning, Masonry, Deck, Gas Starter, Owner's Bedroom
Floor Covering Wall/Wall Carpet, Wood, Tile
Other Rooms Library/Study, Mud Room, Multiple Owner's Baths

Exterior Features

Latitude 35.027904
Longitude -83.3216985
Photo Count 58
Remarks This magnificent shingle and stone country estate in the mountains of Western North Carolina is conveniently located just 2 hours from Atlanta and 9 miles from the charming town of Highlands
Frontage None
Lot Dimensions 36.76


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 28775

AVG 339
Year Built
AVG 1994

Looking for a more comfortable experience?

Download our mobile app for a personalized browsing experience.