Brevard NC homes

Sylvan Cottage

Pre-construction pricing offered on one of the finest view homesites in Brevard NC. Sylvan Heights Located 10 minutes from Downtown Brevard’s restaurants and the Brevard Music Center. This energy efficient, Energy Star custom designed home will take full advantage of the spectacular long range views of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Listing Price: $850,000

Billy Harris

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Sylvan Heights is a well planned community established in 2001 and consisting of approximately 60 lots from 2 to 10 acres. The protective covenants for the development keeps its elegant charm alive. Sylvan Heights sits on top of Kelly Mountain with magnificent views and an elevation that goes up to 3000 feet, appealing to buyers that enjoy the outdoors and city life. Some other great features include: underground utilities, paved roads, community trails, fishing; small lake, Frisbee field, and a community park.

Here are a few of the design features, full set of specifications available on request:

Exterior Specifications

Crawl space

Exterior Siding

Hardieboard siding with pine battens Sherwin Williams-Suitable brown

Cedar shakes Cabot-Spanish Moss

Beams & Timbers

Eastern white pine-smooth finish Sikkens stain

Stone Work

Natural stonework on front dormer as shown on plan


40 year Elk composite shingle Weathered Wood

Metal standing seam shed roof as shown on plan Bronze


Cultured stone as shown on plan

Chimney Cap

Fabricated metal Bronze


Marvin Integrity Bronze exterior/White interior

Low-e, Argon filled, Energy Star

Patio Doors

Marvin Integrity sliding doors Bronze exterior/White interior

Side Doors

Solid metal clad SW-Suitable Brown

Garage Doors

Wood carriage style doors with two remotes Sikkens stain


Aluminum Bronze

Entry Door

Solid wood door Sikkens stain

Entry Porch


Cypress T&G ceiling Sikkens stain


Treated wood

Cedar Handrails & Pickets Sikkens stain


Pavement with two car parking


Professionally designed landscape package with native plantings


Selected by Cardinal to be consistent with community guidelines



Interior Specifications


Energy Star rated home with fiberglass insulation


2X6 studs on all exterior walls

TJI floor system

Advantech ¾” subfloor underlayment-T&G


Oak hardwood flooring in kitchen, sitting, great room, & dining room stained 3 coat finish

12”X 12” Ceramic tile in bathrooms & laundry

Carpet with premium pad in bedrooms & closets


Oak treads with painted risers

Ceilings & Walls

Main level-10’ ceilings- textured finish SW-Dover White

Vaulted ceiling in great room- textured finish SW-Dover White

Upper level-9’ ceilings textured finish SW-Dover White

Main & Upper level walls-textured finish SW-Bona Fide Beige

“Green board” drywall used in all bathrooms

Interior Trim

Baseboard- 5 1/2” MDF throughout SW-Dover White

Window & Door casing-1X4 & 1X6 MDF SW-Dover White

Crown molding- in master bedroom & bath SW-Dover White

Interior Doors

Solid core 6 panel SW-Dover White

Door Hardware

Schlage lever hardware* Aged Bronze

Privacy locks on bedrooms & bathrooms Aged Bronze

Deadbolts on all exterior doors Flat black

Closet shelving

Wood rod & shelf in each closet


Wood burning fireplace in great room as shown on plan

Cultured stone surround

Gas log starter

Mantle to be selected by builder

Cabinetry & Countertops

Custom designed wood cabinetry in kitchen & master bath

Kitchen cabinetry design attached Stain to be selected by Builder

Solid wood dovetail drawer boxes, full extension, blu motion glides & decorative hardware

Granite countertops throughout except laundry Standard selection

Undermount double basin sink Stainless steel

Moen kitchen faucet* Brushed nickel

Laminate tops in laundry with topmount sink Stainless

Other baths-quality cabinetry with granite counter tops

Pantry shelving


Kitchenaid appliances-Energy Star* Stainless steel

Refrigerator, garbage disposal, dishwasher, vented microwave, slide-in range, washer & dryer


Two Trane-energy efficient heat pumps*

Energy Recovery Ventilation

Electrical & Lighting

12 gauge, all copper wiring

Cat 5 wiring

Cutler Hammer panels*

Whole house surge protection

Hunter ceiling fans in all bedrooms & great room*

Recessed lighting as shown on plan

Vanity sconces in bathrooms

Chandelier in dining room

Small chandelier over eat-in kitchen

3 Pendants over island


80 gallon energy efficient water heater

Hot water recirculation pump

Finishes in bathrooms & laundry

12X12 Ceramic tile flooring in all baths

Bath fans in all baths (light & heat)

12X12 ceramic tile on master shower walls & 4X4 tile on shower floor

Frameless shower door in master shower

Whirlpool tub in master bath* White

Acrylic shower/tub units in other guest baths White

Moen elongated bowl, comfort height toilets* White

Granite countertop baths with undermount sinks Standard Selection

Pedestal sink in powder room White

Moen faucets in all baths & laundry* Brushed nickel

Moen bath accessories* Brushed nickel

Framed mirror in each bath

*Or equivalent product


This property is co listed By: Billy Harris and Jeremy Owen


Billy has consistently been a multimillion dollar producer specializing in large land tracts and luxury homes. He consistently ranks as one of the top producing agents in Transylvania County.

After graduating from Manchester Metropolitan University in England he set out on a 4-year adventure traveling and working his way through Australia, New Zealand, Africa, Thailand and North America before he settled here in Transylvania County in 2002.

An avid outdoor enthusiast, Billy enjoys mountain biking, hiking and running. He also serves on the Transylvania Youth Soccer Board and coaches youth soccer. Family is an important aspect of his life. Billy and wife Kristy were married at “Pretty Place” in 2003 and they now share their life with their daughter Emma and two yellow labs.

“I believe my success is due to enjoying my career, caring about people and working hard"

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