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461 Spice Bottom Trail, Banner Elk, NC
$ 6,600,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#4093049
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyWATAUGA
  • CityBanner Elk
  • AreaWatauga County
  • NeighborhoodSpice Branch at Grandfather
  • Zip28604
  • Style
  • Price$ 6,600,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6015
  • Lot Size51.604 Acres
Data Source:
Canopy MLS
Property Description

Cider Stone Lodge: extraordinary compound offering a private sanctuary on 51 acres with cascading waters, long range views, and a marked trail system extending to Julian Price Parklands- all perched on Grandfather Mtn. At over 3800 ft elevation & central to Banner Elk & Blowing Rock, this property is accessible year-round & offers privacy w/ access through a gated community. Travel past waterfalls & rock outcroppings to the 4BR, 4.5BA estate. 4 suites offer fireplaces & baths & a bonus room + office areas offer flexibility. Off the 2nd floor is additional unfinished space (expansion potential). A 4-sided fireplace creates a dramatic scene & accordion doors open living to the outdoors. Grounds features: covered outdoor living/dining w/ WB fireplace, heated plunge pool, fire pit & bocce ball court, circular brick drive, marked trailheads, picnic area, "twin peaks" boulders, Spice Branch Creek, Nat'l Park Lands. Furnished w/ minor exceptions. Too many features to note- see Features List!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Valle Crucis Elementary School Watauga Middle School Watauga High School
Price History
1/19/2024 Listed $6,600,000

General Features

Interior Features Built-in Features,Cathedral Ceiling(s),Entrance Foyer,Hot Tub,Kitchen Island,Open Floorplan,Storage,Tray Ceiling(s),Vaulted Ceiling(s),Walk-In Closet(s),Other - See Remarks
Sewer Septic Installed,Other - See Remarks
Heating Electric,Forced Air,Heat Pump,Propane
Cooling Central Air,Heat Pump
Roof Other - See Remarks
Appliances Dishwasher,Disposal,Exhaust Hood,Gas Range,Microwave,Plumbed For Ice Maker,Refrigerator,Washer/Dryer,Wine Refrigerator,Other
Exterior Features Fire Pit,Hot Tub,In Ground Pool,Other - See Remarks
HOA 3450
Construction Materials Brick Partial,Log,Stone,Wood,Other - See Remarks
Year Built 2012
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Elevation 3500
Waterfront Features None
Community Features Gated,Other
Additional Parcels Description 1878-70-6471-000,1878-70-8714-000,1878-82-1112-000,1878-43-2101-000
Assoc Fee Paid Per Annually
County Watauga
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Subdivision Name Spice Branch at Grandfather
Directions From the intersection of Hwy 321 & Hwy 105 in Boone (at Wendy's),head south on Hwy 105 toward Foscoe/Banner Elk. Continue for appx. 9.5 miles to the left onto Aldridge Road. Continue for appx. 0.8 mi
High School Watauga
City Banner Elk
Association Name Spice Branch at Grandfather POA
Street Name Spice Bottom
Elementary School Valle Crucis
Middle/Junior High School Watauga
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Standard Status Active
CAR_HOASubjectTo Required
Construction Type Site Built
Tax Assessed Value 3272400

Interior Features

Flooring Carpet,Tile,Wood
Fireplace Features Gas,Great Room,Porch,Primary Bedroom,Wood Burning,Other - See Remarks
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Above Grade Finished Area 6015
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix Trail
Laundry Features Laundry Room,Main Level
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Baths 5
SqFt Main 3985
SqFt Garage 662
SqFt Upper 2030
Bedroom 2

Exterior Features

Parking Features Circular Driveway,Driveway,Attached Garage,Garage Shop
Lot Features Adjoins Forest,Creek/Stream,Wooded
Water Source Well
Lot Size Area 51.604
Foundation Details Crawl Space
Road Surface Type Brick,Gravel,Stone,Paved
Lot Size Units Acres
Road Responsibility Private Maintained Road
Main Level Garage YN Yes


  • 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 28604

AVG $1.3M
AVG 135
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1995

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