This distinctive estate home is on 3 acres of gently sloped mountain land w/views of the Cohutta Wilderness. The home's design is specific to the site, English countryside influenced, with 4 large bedrooms withy en suite bathrooms, spacious entertaining and living areas which include an expansive great room with fireplace, formal dining room, large chef quality kitchen with premium appliances, breakfast room, an adjacent large screened porch, and a reading porch to the rear grounds. Also present are a sizeable walk-in pantry, a media/game/den with fireplace on the lower level, a mud room, an oversized 3 car garage, two workshop/hobby rooms and generous storage areas. This community is gated with video surveillance at both gates and an active neighborhood watch program. There are 4 parks,3 of which have walking trails, and a Pavilion for events, and an active neighborhood social program. There are wineries, equestrian facilities and golf courses within a short driving distance.The grounds of this residence were planned and landscaped by professional landscapers and landscape architects and planted with Rhododendron, azalea, hollies, yew, creeping juniper,and Japanese evergreens. Inside the fenced rear yard there are apple trees and grapevines, as well as a garden spot. The interior of the home boasts a security system with motion sensors, door sensors, glass breakage sensors, hard wired smoke detectors, and heat detectors for the kitchen. An automatic back up generator is included, capable of handling power requirements for 3 HVAC systems, water supply system, full lighting in the master bedroom/bathroom and adequate lighting in the balance of the home. Top of the line surge protection for electrical, media, and computer systems. Home is wired for satellite TV and has antenna back-up. Also included will be a State of the Art water purification system, Central Vac System, and Energy Star high efficiency heating and cooling equipment with timers on the controls. There are sensors on closet and pantry doors for automated lighting. The two fireplaces are solid masonry with Rumford set firebrick. The roof is sheathed with 50 year warranty, wind loaded, architectural high profile shingles. There is no particle board, mdf, or compressed chip panel used in the construction of this home. There are MANY more features and upgrades too varied to list. Make an appointment today to experience this mountain estate and you will want to make it your home!