The crown jewel of Lake Norman, Merancas Island is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, located on palatial private island. With 520 miles of shimmering shoreline, the lake offers year-round enjoyment and is conveniently located less than 30 minutes from Uptown Charlotte. This incredible estate was designed by Harry Schrader and offers a truly resort-like lifestyle unlike any other. A gated driveway winds past the 2-bedroom guest house and leads to the primary residence. The main home features remarkable architectural details, including a two-story stone fireplace; you have breathtaking views from every room. The 4.5-acre island boasts a private tennis court, sandy beach, kayak/paddleboard launch ramp, covered boat dock with sunrise views, and gazebo dock with spectacular sunset views. Lush tropical grounds with palm trees and sculpture gardens, a garden shed and even a dog house. There simply isn’t another property on Lake Norman offering this lifestyle for the discriminating buyer.