Final and best offers due Monday, September 5, at 5PM! Hard stucco and rock exterior with handcrafted doors, woodwork, & trim throughout.The passive solar design floods light throughout the downstairs & is engineered to capture the earth's natural heating & cooling, storing it in the hand-plastered thermal walls in the main living area.This home sings quality, from the 3/4 height wainscoting of local poplar to the handcrafted cabinetry, stained glass, river rock exterior & special touches throughout.The property sits high above the French Broad River, with long-range views of the mountain in spring, fall,& winter. Great outdoor spaces & areas to walk. A large workshop/studio offers so much opportunity for your work, or home business & could easily be converted to a second living space for a family compound or STR.Over 11 acres with several beautiful homesites. Patio wired for hot tub.One Owner/builder.This home has to be seen to be appreciated.