This scenic & private mountain homestead of 50 +/- ac boasts mountain views from a 3BR/2 full BA/2 half BA custom build home. Perfect blend of access & seclusion is afforded w/ this tucked-away location at the end of a paved state road with paved driveway. Ideal for hunters or nature lovers, it is surrounded by large forest tracts & public lands, & a stone's throw from Spring Hollow Reservoir. The home features GR with beautiful stone FP that flows seamlessly into the updated kitchen with granite, gas stove, & access to private deck with wisteria covered trellis & dedicated gas line for grilling. The serene MBR has mountain views & an en-suite with large WIC, jetted tub, and low threshold shower for ease of access. Intimate DR, office, laundry rm, & oversized 30×30 garage round out main level.

The lower terrace level is flooded with natural light and has its own front porch with at-grade entry. Two spacious bedrooms, full bath with laundry, and kitchenette comprise the finished portion, while the back half is just over 700 sq ft of unfinished space with separate entry. Perfect for storage or finishing for more living space. The terrace level allows for separation from the master suite on the main level and is ideally suited for family, out of town guests, or a functional suite that could be rented for added cash flow.

Self-sufficiency features include generator transfer switch, outdoor wood furnace that can heat entire home and hot water, efficient wood burning fireplace, infinite supply of firewood, electric heat pump, propane heat, and a portable generator that also conveys!

Game and wildlife abound with trophy deer (see picture of 23 point buck harvested on property), bear, turkey, and small game. Make use of 3 tree stands, including a massive, custom-built stand made with repurposed stainless steel rafters. (doubles as an awesome treehouse!) Forest road network for easy access by 4×4 or ATV. Hike the trails to soak in birdsong and tranquility, or trail ride on horseback. A level campsite deep into the forest is perfect for camping guests, parties, or picnics. This unrestricted acreage of native hardwood forest offers a fun and functional backdrop to a stunning and comfortable home with an ideal blend of stylish rustic touches and comfortable livability. All this priced under recent appraised value!

Property Features
Security
Commanding Views, End of the Road
Sustainability
Garden, Marketable Timber
Water
Creek, Spring, Well
Power
Grid Connected, Public Electric - Back up Generator
Communication
Cell, Internet, Phone, Satellite
Access
Year Round Road
Home Features
Beds
3 bedrooms
Baths
2.2 baths

Location

  • 7693 Cove Hollow Road Elliston, Virginia 24087
  • 37.21399996332344, -80.17657374603272