Absolutely stunning long range, pastoral, and Grandfather Mountain views from this ridge top lot in Rocky Knob! Take a lovely drive up beautiful Shawnee Road to this nearly level one acre lot that sits atop Banner Elk at over 4800 feet above sea level! Aside from the magnificent views, there are beautiful rock outcroppings and a really nice mix of trees that provide shade and privacy. Recently perked for a three bedroom conventional septic system and ready to start building your dream home! Rocky Knob has underground utilities, high-speed internet, and lovely natural areas and trails to enjoy. Take a short beautiful drive to the Banner Elk winery, Lees-McRae College, downtown Banner Elk, as well as Beech and Sugar Mountains for all of the fun mountain adventures, wining, and dining your heart desires. This lot requires a 2200 minimum square foot home with 1800 on the main living level. No short term rentals are allowed in Phase III of Rocky Knob.