Nestled at an elevation of over 3000 feet on top of historic Caesars Head is the mountain’s best kept secret, the gated community of Cliff Ridge. A ‘mix’ of ‘summer homes as well as primary residences, this mountain ‘jewel’ is very elegant, yet rustic and understated, with lovely amenities available to all property owners. Amenities include tennis courts, a playground, a heated pool, and one additional one that is not heated, plus a small shallow pool for small children. The lake is available for residents’ fishing enjoyment as it is stocked with bream, bass and trout. Because Cliff Ridge is surrounded by thousands of acres of state park property, there are hiking opportunities available nearby, and trails are accessible within a very short walk of the gate.
With a year round atmosphere of peacefulness and quiet enjoyment, property owners never take the cool summer temperatures for granted. The dramatic change in seasons also provides beauty year round including gorgeous leaves in the fall, an occasional snowfall in the winter, quick afternoon rain showers in the summer which instantly freshen the cool mountain air, and a springtime that always brings the gorgeous blooms of native shrubs such as rhododendron and mountain laurel. Cliff Ridge property owners take the protected status of wildlife seriously enabling one to spot a family of deer in the woods along with an occasional wild turkey or maybe even a beautiful red fox.
Those who choose to purchase property behind the Cliff Ridge gate realize immediately that even though the community appears to be isolated, it is a short 45 minute scenic and traffic free drive to downtown Greenville, South Carolina, 20 minutes to North Carolina’s loveliest mountain town of Brevard, 50 minutes to Clemson University’s Death Valley and 3 hours from the hustle and bustle of Atlanta. Both the Asheville and Greenville airports are less than an hour from Cliff Ridge at Caesars Head making it a prime location for the frequent traveler. Should one not want to leave a car at the airport, a transportation service is available by reservation for door to door Cliff Ridge passenger pickup to and from the Greenville airport.
Available homes at Cliff Ridge range in price from the upper $200,000’s to over $1,000,000 with wooded and private lots beginning near $20,000.Make a visit to this mountain paradise a priority. Once you enter the gate you will never want to leave.