This stylistic Mediterranean home is secluded on a beautiful 5-acre wooded lot in Mecklenburg County near Charlotte. The house features a unique false entry structure that leads to a surprising courtyard. Main entry opens to a split foyer, providing easy access to lower level, which is mostly above grade. Completed in 2000, the house has a great layout with 2 bedrooms up, 2 bedrooms down, and lots of built-ins and custom features throughout. Conditioned area is 3165 sf with 4306 sf under roof. Meticulously designed and built by the owner to demonstrate the ultimate in practical energy efficiency. Electric bills average under $75/mo!