Stainless steel appliances mark the plush kitchen in this home near Highlands, N.C. (Provided).
Four Charleston couples own this house in Saluda, N.C., and rent it out on a regular basis (Provided).
This stone house in the North Carolina mountains near Highlands showcases a courtyard-like entrance (Provided).
A stone hearth sets off this cozy family room in the Saluda Mountain Home (Provided).
The house in Mars Hill sports a green roof (Provided).
This extra-large bedroom in the stone house near Highlands showcases a knotted pine ceiling (Provided).
The Coon Dog Day parade, held in July, goes through downtown Saluda (Provided).
A large front lawn accentuates Paul and Joyce Whitwell’s second home in Rutherfordton, N.C. (Provided).
A stream runs below the Nellis house outside of Highlands (Provided).
The Demos and kin residence, known as the Saluda Mountain Home, boasts an extra-long kitchen with plenty of seating (Provided).
Fresh fallen snow highlights Guerry’s mountain house (Provided).
Greenish-yellow walls and children’s motif make this bedroom in the Saluda house distinctive (Provided).
Wood floors and high ceilings set off the dining area of the Highlands home (Provided)
Brilliant sunsets highlight the view from Guerry’s 3,400-square-foot vacation home (Provided).
The Saluda mountain house includes a screened-in porch (Provided).
This house in the Highlands area shows off an exotic, carpeted bedroom (Provided).