480 Flat Mountain Estates Road Highlands, NC 28741


5 Beds 5 Baths

5 full
Square Feet
Flat Mountain Estate
Property Status
Primary BR on Main
Golf Course

Fabulous entertaining or large family home close to town. Outdoor living spaces include multiple porches, stone terrace with fire pit and water features on over 2 acres. This home has the living spaces and bedrooms for your whole family. A large enclosed porch off the main living area showcases a wall of glass that brings the outside into the home while creating a wonderful private setting tucked into the trees. There are wonderfully relaxing long range mountain views extending from the living room to the the huge enclosed porch. Multiple outdoor living spaces including a gracious and welcoming verandah and a private terrace on the lower level. Abounding with the charm that is uniquely Highlands, this property is ready to move in and create your family's story in the mountains. Approximately 4 miles to downtown in highly sought after Flat Mountain Estates.

Andrea Schmitt- Allen Tate

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  • Residential


  • Tri-Level

Year Built

  • 1968

Square Feet

  • 5,001

List Date

  • May 17, 2021


  • Flat Mountain Estate



  • Wood


  • Dryer
  • Ice Maker
  • Oven/Range-Electric
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator Built-in
  • Washer
  • Wine Cooler

Interior Features

  • Built-ins
  • Workshop
  • Kitchen Island
  • Washer/Dryer Connection
  • Ceiling Fans

Specialty Rooms

  • Library/Study
  • Office
  • Bonus Room
  • In-Law Suite
  • Sun Room

Room Floor

  • Master Bedroom
  • Main


Exterior Features

  • Fire Pit
  • Garden Space
  • Water Feature

Exterior Construction

  • Stone
  • Block
  • Brick

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At an elevation of 4,118 feet above sea level, Highlands, North Carolina is the ultimate destination for those seeking a quiet mountain getaway. With year round events and scenery, a picturesque downtown and five star culinary experiences, Highlands is truly breathtaking.


Real Estate in Highlands, North Carolina

Searching for the perfect spot for a second home in the mountains? Or perhaps, you’re looking for the perfect spot to retire--whatever the reason, Highlands, NC is a great place to call home.


Highlands is home Dubbed “the height of happiness,” Highlands is home to properties featuring small cabins on Mirror Lake, large estate properties, and homes with amazing mountain views. If a neighborhood feel nestled in a quiet mountain town is what you’re after, Highlands also has homes available in gated and non-gated communities. Avid golfers will feel right at home here, as Highlands boasts not one, but five private golf developments. 


At only two hours from Atlanta, Georgia, and adjacent to the Great Smoky Mountains, Highlands is a great area for an investment property, for those looking to expand their real estate portfolio. 


Lifestyle and Attractions in Highlands, NC


Located in the Nantahala National Forest, there’s no denying that Highlands, NC is an outdoor enthusiasts’ paradise, boasting plentiful mountain trails, waterfalls and rivers.


A breath of fresh air in hot summer months, many visitors seek out time in the Highlands, as their average temperatures in the warmer months hovers around the low 80’s during the day and cools off to temps in the 50’s and 60’s at night. Sunburnt visitors can catch much needed reprieve from the heat as they explore Glen Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, or Whiteside Mountain. 

Known for rich fall color, thanks to the ample rainfall the area is welcomed with each year, Highlands receives the second highest amount of rain in the continental US. Explore mountain color as you dine al fresco at one of Highlands’ many unique culinary delights. For a more relaxed vibe, check out the ever popular Mountain Fresh Grocery, or stop by The Wine Garden for some patio views. End your day with an upscale experience at Madison’s Restaurant, located in the Old Edwards Inn and Spa or  On the Veranda sited on Lake Sequoyah or even Wolfgang’s Bistro on Main Street.

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Andrea Schmitt- Allen Tate

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Data last updated: 05/19/22 10:01 PM.
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