Picturesque and distinguished Lake James waterfront dream home with over 6000 square feet of memory making space. Custom built with gathering space in mind, this rustic, lodge-style home allows for an easy, flat walk to the double decker dock and rare waterfront beach! Spread out on the main level with an ample kitchen and master suite flanking a classic family room and fireplace. Relax in the library/office and extra sleeping areas and a huge bonus room upstairs. The basement includes 3 more bedrooms and a spacious rec room for more family fun. This home has been a main-stay for vacation renters and has over a decade of excellent rental history, yet it has been maintained thoughtfully by it's caring owners. Great location on the south side of Lake James, close to Marion and Morganton, Asheville, Hickory, and Charlotte. A low annual HOA fee maintains the private road and entry to this small waterfront neighborhood.