An Extraordinary Place of Authenticity & Privacy. Reminiscent of Old World Grand Mansions. This Historically Restored Masterpiece has been appointed with the finest modern conveniences, fixtures, finishes and craftsmanship. Notable accoutrements: incredible reception hall, Great Room with gold gilded ceiling/access to terraces, spacious renovated kitchen with Viking appliances, multiple fireplaces, en-suite bedrooms, and majestic views! At 8,000+sq ft of living areas as well as a 682 sq ft carriage house above the 3 car garage, this legacy property could readily serve as a multi family estate. Ideal for grand entertaining and intimate family living. Plenty of Outdoor options on the 2.89 acres: multiple terraces, stonewalled gardens, grotto sanctuary, reflecting pool & arbor retreat. Idyllically, this home is located just 10 minutes north of downtown Asheville in Lake View Park.Country Club of Asheville is in neighborhood with a Donald Ross golf course, tennis, fitness/pool, dining.