In the Land of Waterfalls, water is an abundant resource that courses down the mountainsides and creates stunning waterfalls, beautiful creeks and streams of cold, clear water that provide great habitat for native trout. In the valley at Sutton Knob, visitors will find two fishing ponds, small creeks with tumbling cascades and great access to the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. We invite you to come and cast a line, land a lunker and enjoy the serenity of the Land of Waterfalls and all that the area has to offer.
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The Summit at Sutton Knob
Real Estate Opportunities Just a short drive from the community amenities found in The Meadows at Sutton Knob is The Summit at Sutton Knob. At over 3,000 feet in elevation, the 12 home sites at The Summit at Sutton Knob offer outstanding long-range views in all directions. Long-range views of the expansive Pisgah National Forest […]
Streams & Ponds In the Land of Waterfalls, water is an abundant resource that courses down the mountainsides and creates stunning waterfalls, beautiful creeks and streams of cold, clear water that provide great habitat for native trout. Tucked away below the summit of Sutton Knob, visitors will experience a lush, beautiful hardwood forest where ferns, moss […]
Review the Master Plan for Sutton Knob and get a better idea of the layout of the unique areas found around the 94-acre development. As of summer 2015, all phases of the development have been completed with roads scheduled to be paved at a later date. For more information on touring Sutton Knob’s real […]
Stay & Play At Sutton Knob Our two and three bedroom cottage plans offer everything a guest could want in a mountain getaway with traditional, craftsman-style designs, timber-frame aesthetics, and long-range mountain views. Inside the cottages visitors will find all of the modern amenities they need, as well as incredible views of the vast Pisgah […]
Your Adventure Is Waiting At Sutton Knob At Sutton Knob, guests and property owners will find a series of gently meandering hiking trails that allow our guests to easily tour the property and experience the beauty of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Whether hiking from the rental cottages along Cedardale Road to the pavilion and community park […]
The Team Behind Sutton Knob's Development
WHILE THE NATURAL BEAUTY OF SUTTON KNOB IS UNDENIABLE, DEVELOPING IT INTO THE MOUNTAIN VACATION DESTINATION WE ENVISION WILL TAKE A SKILLED TEAM OF EXPERTS. FOR THAT REASON, WE'VE ASSEMBLED SOME OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA'S FINEST TO HELP. WE INVITE YOU TO TAKE A LOOK AT A FEW OF THE PEOPLE BEHIND THE PROJECT IN THE PROFILES BELOW.
Matt Cantrell of Cantrell Construction will be heading up the road building and site grading work on the site, incorporating his years of experience as a grading contractor in Transylvania County to make sure the roads and trails of Sutton Knob appear as though they’ve been there for years.
Dee Ann Allen, the interior designer for the cottages, specializes in turning ordinary homes into spectacular show pieces. Most of the time, Dee Ann is busy helping homeowners prepare their homes for real estate or freshen things up with redecorating, but at Sutton Knob, Dee Ann will be starting with a blank slate and we can’t wait to see what she’ll be able to do.
As the owner of CMC Landscaping and Hydroseeding, Courtney Cheek gets to spend his time working the land, as the locals like to say. You could call him a dirt farmer and it probably wouldn’t get you into too much trouble, because once you see the final vision that Courtney has for Sutton Knob’s miles of planned hiking trails, bike paths and cultivated natural areas you’ll understand that working the land has a whole new meaning at Sutton Knob.
Travis Mileti, president of Mountainworks, is a 20-year specialist in designing custom homes in the mountain and lake communities of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Travis specializes in creating homes that fit seamlessly into the surrounding landscape by incorporating a design philosophy that strives to ensure every home his company designs has a timeless look.
Eric Crews is the owner of Land of Sky Media, a small firm that specializes in video production, website design and written content for both print publications and websites. Eric will be documenting the Sutton Knob development process and will be providing regular updates with video, photography and blog updates from the site.
Kristy Kolisch Harris is the vice president of operations at Deer Ridge Property Management, the company that will be in charge of overseeing rentals of the cottages at Sutton Knob. Kristy lives in Cedar Mountain with her husband, Billy, their daughters Emma & Lucy and their two Labrador Retrievers, Hayla and Lily.
Stephen “Billy” Harris has been selling real estate in Brevard since 2002 and is consistently ranked in the top producers for the region. Billy represented the Developer (or Schuessler family) on the purchase of this property and will handle all sales moving forward. Call Billy today to learn out your real estate options in Sutton Knob or reach him through his website at www.billyharrisnc.com.
The Schuesslers currently live in Houston and now have a second home in Pisgah Forest. They love the mountains and the local community and decided this would be their future home back in 2004 when they purchased land to build their home. With their home complete, they decided to invest in Transylvania county as they want to support continued growth in tourism and help create jobs in the community by working with local small businesses on the project. They want to create vacation homes nestled in the mountains creating an escape from reality like they experience every time they return here from Houston.
Debra Carr has been a small business owner and operator of Sign Crafters of Hendersonville, LLC since 1984. It began as an artful adventure out of her garage and has continued to expand into a full time business over the years. “Sign Crafters thrives on attention to detail and produces high quality, hand-crafted signage,” Carr said. “We try to create a new piece of art in each project that comes our way.”
Sutton Knob is happy to have Ray Gill of Brevard Insurance handling all of our insurance needs. As an independent, family-run agency serving North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee with over a century of experience, strong local roots, small-town warmth, and cutting-edge expertise, we are confident Brevard Insurance has the ability to serve our needs.