Sassafras Lane

Sassafras Lane

1,350 SF original house with 800

SF addition

3 bedrooms 2 bath

Straw bale and stick frame construction on 5 acres of forest

All oak trim milled from logs onsite

Screen porch

Granite mosaic floor, 5000+ pieces

Passive solar design with active solar hot water

Radiant floor heating

Sassafras Lane was the first house designed and built by McHugh Designs.  The 330 straw bales from Warren Wilson College are covered in a lime stucco to help with moisture issues.  Located on 5 acres of the Blue Ridge Mountains, it’s the place to unwind and get in touch with nature.