Carolina Treehouse


Client: Carolina Treehouse

Location: ALake Santeetlah, North Carolina

Status: Built


  • The Carolina Treehouse is a custom single-family home

  • Hybrid Appalachian farmhouse and Adirondack style

  • the Carolina Treehouse features a 70’ cantilevered deck


The Carolina Treehouse is a one-of-a-kind property that seamlessly blends rustic charm and modern amenities, making it the perfect retreat for those looking for a unique and secluded getaway. Nestled on a hillside above Lake Santeetlah in North Carolina, this 2,800 square foot home offers ample space for enjoying the natural beauty of the surrounding area, with an additional 1,100 square feet of outdoor deck area. The aesthetics of the home is a blend of Appalachian farmhouse and Adirondack styles, creating a rustic yet modern feel.

The home boasts the use of natural materials such as exterior cedar shake siding and cedar board-and-batten accents, which not only adds to the rustic charm of the home but also enhances the natural beauty of the surrounding area. The use of hand hewn timbers in both the interior and exterior design, further adds to the rustic charm of the home.

One of the most striking feature of the house is the dramatic cantilevered deck that extends 70 feet above the lake, offering breathtaking views of the lake and the surrounding tree canopy. The open railings of the deck were designed to maximize these spectacular views, making the treehouse a perfect spot for entertaining guests or simply relaxing and enjoying the natural beauty of the area.

The Carolina Treehouse is not just a vacation home but also a perfect place for those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of city life and reconnect with nature. With its stunning location above Lake Santeetlah and its attention to detail in design and construction, the Carolina Treehouse is a must-see destination for anyone looking for a unique and memorable experience. Whether you’re looking to relax, entertain, or simply soak in the natural beauty of the area, the Carolina Treehouse is the perfect place to do it. The perfect mix of rustic charm and modern amenities make this a highly sought after vacation rental. With its unique location and design, the Carolina Treehouse is sure to provide an unforgettable experience for all who visit.

Photographs were taken by Gil Stose.