Come and experience the tranquility and ambiance of 7 Falls at Sapphire, nestled in the Sapphire Valley and the Nantahala National Forest. The home is located between Cashiers and Brevard in the only natural temperate rain forest east of the Rockies. Whenever you decide to escape to 7 Falls, it will always be the perfect time, as you will find distinctive beauty in all seasons! You are invited to experience a transformational environment that will be both memorable and therapeutic.
Upon entering the two story home, you will immediately feel you have made the perfect choice! The dining area is warm and spacious with a farm table which seats eight. Adjoining the dining area is the kitchen, living area, and powder room. Enjoy exceptional views of the forest with sounds of the stream and waterfalls from all upstairs spaces! The kitchen has a gas stove/grill and is fully equipped with top of the line stainless steel appliances. The living area has an entertainment center and stone fireplace with seating for all to enjoy.
Upstairs on the outside deck is a large gas grill and an umbrella-shaded patio table with seating for six. The sights and sounds of the forest and waterfall can be experienced from the deck. As the deck wraps around the side of the house, there is a screened-in porch that is accessed from the deck or the master bedroom. This porch has a gas chiminea and is a wonderful space for intimate conversations with friends or an ideal place to be alone and unwind.
Prepare for a dreamy retreat as you enter the expansive main floor master bedroom suite featuring a king size bed and a comfortable sitting area for two in front of the gas fireplace and TV. There are three sets of French doors that open up not only to the outside deck… but also to the screened in private porch and to the master bathroom suite with a claw-foot soaking tub and an extra-large walk-in shower, double vanity sinks and separate toilet area.
As you go down the stairs to the lower level, you will enter a gathering space with futon, wet bar, TV, card table with 4 chairs and a half bath. Treat yourself to games, puzzles, and books from the library. This central area opens to three bedrooms, each with a full private bath. The gathering space leads to an outside porch with swing that overlooks the forest and stream. The queen suite features a queen platform bed, armoire with TV, two leather chairs, and a bath with claw-foot tub, shower, two sinks, and a separate toilet area. The next bedroom has twin beds with an adjoining bath with shower. The third bedroom downstairs also has twin beds and is a great pace for the kids to hang out! there is an adjoining bathroom with shower.
This area is home to over 90 species of birds and is habitat to 39 of the 55 species of wild orchids found in North Carolina. As you venture down the path to the backyard, expect to be wowed as you are drawn to the rushing stream and the sounds of the cascading waterfalls! Get lost in the serene side pools. Stroll to the observation deck where you will likely become one with nature and the forest.