Escape to this stunning, four-bedroom, three-and-one-half-bath contemporary European home showcasing an exceptional architectural design by renowned Al Platt of Platt Homes that captures year-round panoramic views of Lakes Toxaway, Hartwell, and Jocassee. A serene escape from the hustle and bustle, “Wolkenkuckucksheim” sits at over 3800 feet on 16.25 acres, overlooking endless forests, the Blue Ridge mountains, and North Carolina's largest private lake. This luxury residence offers many highlights, from the Cedar Shake and Tennessee Fieldstone exterior to the light-filled interior with vaulted ceilings, exposed Douglas Fir beams and baseboards. The Bulthaup-inspired kitchen features artisanal design elements and advanced appliances, including Miele, Gaggenau, and Sub-Zero. Equipped with a whole house audio system, Lutron lighting, in-floor radiant heating, and a solar hot water heating system, no detail has been left out. A spacious primary suite on the main level offers scenic views, dual walk-in closets, a soaking tub, and direct access to the laundry/mud rooms. Upstairs a guest en-suite with a kitchenette and deck provides a place of solace for visitors. The lower level includes an endless current pool with an outdoor shower, a sauna, two additional bedrooms, and much more. Outside, the covered porch features a stone fireplace, propane gas line for grilling, elegant custom-welded handrails, and optional canvas flaps for year-round enjoyment. The streams and extensive hiking trails adorning the property were created using elements from the land. At the northwestern peak, a custom Japanese Tea House, complete with a tatami floor, hosts spectacular views of the Blue Ridge mountains and multiple lakes. Seclusion from neighboring properties, protection from the north and west winds and a brief drive to the amenities of Lake Toxaway and Highway 64 provide a rare opportunity to live amongst the clouds. At Wolkenkuckucksheim, comfort and pleasure are immediately at hand.
Property Details of 1037 Toxaway Drive
List Price: $3,750,000
Property Type: Single Family Home
MLS Number: 101200
MLS Status: In-Due Diligence
Lot Description: Cleared, Wooded, Gently Rolling, Steep