Foxes Larrr - Country Estate

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    Formal gated and stone entrance leads to the home under a bower of over 44 sugar maple trees traversing across the South Pacolet River bridge.

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    The Foxes Larrr Farm is one if the premier properties in the Southeast, offering exquisite beauty and privacy, yet convenience to Greenville, Spartanburg, Columbus, Tryon, Hendersonville, and Asheville without the distracting noise of Interstate 26.

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    The front doors were hand made of redwood and feature an interior and slightly different exterior sandblasted rendering of an Oak tree; the tree of life.

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    Entry Foyer is handsome marble tile flooring with wood inlays.

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    Great Room offers a breathtaking view across the lake towards Hogback Mountain. The house is basically one room deep so all  living spaces overlook the 5.5 acre lake stocked with bass and brim. Some rooms additionally boasts a view of the pool..

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    Great room looking back at the entry foyer. Very open and airy with much attention to detail.

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    The formal dinning area features a 12' black and green Chinese marble table which seats 12 comfortably or 16 in a pinch with an expansive cathedral ceiling overhead.  The room was designed for this table.

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    Dinning area with 18' tall cathedral ceilings features views out to the pool, lake and Hogback Mountain. Notice pass through into kitchen

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    The kitchen boasts a cathedral ceiling and is designed and equipped for the gourmet cook. Enjoy granite countertops and an extensive island that allows for chatting guests to join in the preparation or a caterer to plate up the dinner fare.

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    Kitchen offers easy access to covered patio and grilling area.

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    Breakfast Nook with its warm fireplace adds to the charm especially on cool winter evenings. Overlooking both pool and waterfall, makes for an intimate eating space.

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    Private patio with outdoor BBQ grill is perfect for entertaining during a day at the pool. Your guests will enjoy the added pleasure  of looking out over a peaceful lake with Hogback Mountain in the backdrop.

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    Master Bedroom The bedroom itself has sliding double doors to a covered porch, lets you listen to the waterfall,  and allows you to gaze from your bed in the morning  at the activity on the lake, which might be blue herons, geese or perhaps a doe taking a drink of water as well as check  out the pool.

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    This lovely marble Master bath with its double shower is a great way to start the day, or perhaps end it.  Enjoy a glass of wine in the whirlpool tub wihich seats several.

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    Master bath with dual vanity sinks.

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    Study/exective office The spacious paneled man cave has an upstairs sitting loft which leads out to a smoking deck and is accessed by an alternating tread stairway.

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    Study is equipped with a wet bar, it is a cozy and comfortable room with a fireplace that offers a great get away complete with computer access and an outside door convenient if slipping out to wet a line and fish.

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    The halls and staircases range from a minimum of four to over five feet wide. This gives them a spacious, gallery feeling and provides eyecatching art surface.

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    Guest Bedrooms there are two large, private upstairs bedrooms for guests as well as a sitting area for late night television.

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    Guest Bathroom is shared as a "Jack n Jill" arrangement and offers plenty of space for guests to enjoy their overnight stays at the Foxes Larrr

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    Edgeless pool perched on the veranda and appears to fall off into the lake. Notice the seating area and table built within the pool so you may always enjoy the best weather the Carolina's can offer!

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    Pool features a dramatic water feature just adding to the entire ambience of the "Falling Water"

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    Fountain off pool keeps with the theme

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    A series of water falls cascades from the of the lake's spillway into several natural swimming holes.

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    Spilling out of the lake and careening down into several pools and switch backs.  All this is just steps away from the back of the home.  Imagine all of nature's sounds and view, what a special property the "Foxes Larrr".

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    Private dock and 6 heavy timber bridges access the creeks around the property.  With a jogging track around the interior of the pool, a half-mile path around the lake, and loads of beautiful walking and riding trails throughout the property, exercise is not a problem.

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    Views of the back of the home notice the extensive rose gardens professionally manicured.  This extensive garden has been awarded and featued manytimes.  This property can only be fully appreciated by seeing it in person.  This is for the well qualified and discerning buyers.  The "Foxes Larrr" nestled in the mountains of the what the indians called the "Blue Wall" of the Blue Ridge Mountains.  The 213 private acres backup to a state game land and beyond a protected water shed which encompasses 1000's of acres never to be disturbed land.

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    The seven stall barn features a large office, workshop, laundry room, feed room and a huge drive thru storage area so that your six horse trailer can be stored inside and driven out the other.  With lush green pastures and approximately 7000+ ft. of three board fencing, there is ample area for your steeds to graze and the river as well as Ballew Mill Creek offers fresh drinking water, so there is no need for watering troughs.   The 60 meter riding ring will shape up your dressage tests or act as a  warm up before hitting  all the riding trails winding throughout the property..

Ron Piccari
Broker / Realtor
828-606-7441 Cell
Email
SOLD
$2,862,189
Asheville MLS # 562858
Greenville MLS # 1280399

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, 2 1/2 Baths
133 acres, 2 creeks, 5.5 acre lake
Custom 7 stall barn, dressage arena
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The Residence

  • The home features over 5000 sq feet of well desigened living spaces.  With its open floor plan and tall 18' ceilings it accommodates large groups as well as lends itselfs to intimate affairs around the fireplace.
  • Customs designed, it features beautiful, handcrafted post and beam construction with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Main entry doors were hand made of redwood and feature an iterior and slightly different exterior sandblasted rendering of an Oak tree, the tree of life.
  • The marble floored foyer offers a breathtaking view across the lake towards Hogback Mountain.
  • Home designed to be basically one room deep so that all the living spaces loverlook the 5.5 acre lake stoced with bass and bream.
  • The Great room features 18' tall wood cathedral ceilings and a large stone fireplace with tall windows looking out toward the varanda, pool and private lake.
  • Heart Pine floors cut from beams over a hundred years old are random width and length.
  • The kitchen boasts a catherdral ceiling and is designed and equipped for the gourmet chef with granite countertops, and extensive island that allows for chatting guests to join in the preparation.
  • The breakfast nook off the kitchen offers a view of the pool, lake and mountains as the fireplace keeps for a cozy meals on cool winter evenings or mornings.
  • A formal dining area that seats 12 comfortably or 16 in a pinch and features a 12' long black and green Chinese marble table.  This room was designed for the table
  • The walls are tall and the hallways are wide and become a surface for art which gives them a spacious gallery feeling.
  • A master suite fit for a king or queen features double sliding doors to a covered porch which lest you listen to the waterfall and allows you to gaze from you bed in the moring at the activity on the lake, which might be blue herons, geese or perhaps a doe taking a drink of water.
  • His an Her's master closets will bring out the "cloths horse" in all, allowing for ample space to neatly control the seasons clothing fashions.
  • The private porch off the maste is a delightful place to read, ponder lifes issues or just take a nap.
  • Master bath features a double shower, dual vanity sinks and a whirlpool tub which seats several.  What a great place to strat the day or perhaps, end it with a glass of wine while soaking in the tub.
  • Guest bedrooms are on the second floor and offer a private upstairs sitting area for late night television.
  • A spacious paneled man cave study and has an upstairs sitting loft which leads out to a smoking deck and is accessed by an alternating tread stairway.  Equipped with a wet bar, it is a cozy and comfortable room with a fireplace that offers a great get away complete with computer access and an outside door convenient if slipping out to a wet a line and fish.
  • "Falling Water" would of been an apt name for this property if Frank Lloyd Wright hadn't used it for one of his designs.  Accessed by gracious steps and paths these are a series of waterfalls near the house, the swimming pool has a disappearing edge and a fountain across from the pool all have spashing, falling water.
  • A extensive jogging track around the interior of the pool, a half-mile path around the lake, and loads of beautiful walking and riding trails throughout the property, exercise is not a problem.

The Equestrian amenities

  • Custom 7 stall barn, featuring a large office, workshop, laundry room, feed room and a huge drive thru storage area so that your siz horse trailer can be stored inside and driven out the other side.
  • Multiple lush green pastures and approximately 7000+ feet of 3 board fencing, there is ample area for your steeds to graze and the river as well as Ballew Mill Creek offers fresh drinking water, so there is no need for watering troughs.
  • A 60 meter riding ring will shape up your dressage tests or act as a war up before hitting all the riding trails winding throught the property.
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