Imagine the comfort of a luxurious lodge-style home as your retreat from a frenetic world. Situated on a level Town Mountain Road parcel, the property is a rarity even for its desirable location between downtown Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway. The updated portico frames a grand entrance leading to the foyer where you’ll be greeted with original blue slate floors. Enjoy special occasions in the billiard/living room featuring a rustic stone fireplace. The chef’s kitchen satisfies all culinary, entertaining, eat-in, and storage needs. An inviting great room boasts vaulted white pine ceilings and reclaimed barn beams, stone fireplace and wood stove, dining area, and access to covered terrace with gas firepit. Lovely formal dining room offers buffet/service areas, custom wood cabinetry, and a wine chiller. Spacious master suite awaits with its ensuite bath--beautifully tiled walk-in shower and heated floors. Seller has reserved Starlink satellite internet based on 2023 availability.