Looking for private, unrestricted land? Mountain estate, family compound, hunt club, camp, or 2nd home, this large tract of acreage is mostly wooded with a mix of hardwood trees. Several potential build sites boast incredible, mountain views (more with some clearing). Gold & Silver deposits documented by soil scientist estimated value approximately $280K (current market), plus oil deposits - all rights to convey. Across the road is the Catawba River for fishing & tubing fun, or head up to nearby Lake James. Deeded access via Thousand Oaks Dr, steep natural barrier along 685 ft of public road create a tucked away feel. Abundant wildlife and privacy make for a perfect mountain escape. Top of the world feel. Endless possibilities await! Utility easements to remain cleared, reducing taxable value well below appraised value. 10 mins to Old Fort, 18 mins to Mission Hospital, 20 mins to Marion, 40 mins to Asheville, 45 mins to Lake Lure.