California meets Asheville in this contemporary passive solar "tree house" - a fusion of funky & fun, creativity & comfort. Built in 1980 on an acre lot, it was custom designed with open concept main floor w/living, dining, sunroom & kitchen opening to the deck & wooded backyard. Office w/half bath can convert to a guest room. Upstairs open loft is the bedroom w/closet area & new tiled full bath. New deck for entertaining. Passive solar design includes a Trombe wall & 2 mini-splits. 3 miles to NC State.