BOONE, N.C., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ — Mac Gayden, who co-wrote the hit song “Everlasting Love” and the inventor of the “slide wah” guitar technique will offer his custom home built on 40.43 acres at public auction at 2:00PM, Saturday afternoon, December 8th at the Meadowbrook Inn in beautiful downtown Blowing Rock, NC.
Now you can own a piece of music history. This spectacular custom home, which took over 2 years to build, was designed as a soul nourishing retreat for this songwriting legend to be in harmony with nature. This magnificent property lies adjacent to the Ginn Development Laurelmor, whose opening day launch sold $150 M. Located just off of the Blue Ridge Parkway this property features 30+ mile views, cascading mountain streams, hiking trails, and your very own waterfall. This home is located at 229 Freedom Road in Brightwood in the Gated Community of Powder Horn Mountain at Deep Gap, NC — just east of Boone off of 421 East.
“Everlasting Love” is one of only 2 songs to have hit status in every decade in the past four. It has been recorded by such music stars as Robert Knight (original version in 1967), The Love Affair (#1 in UK), by U2, Gloria Estefan, and Carl Carlton (#6 in US). It has been featured in the motion pictures, Bridget Jones Diary, Forces of Nature, and American Sweethearts. Recently, it has been featured on the TV hit “American Idol”. In December 1999, when BMI drafted its 100 Most Played Song of the Century, “Everlasting Love” came in at #54.
Mr. Gayden also wrote the beach music hit “She Shot a Hole In My Soul”. He has been featured on recordings by the likes of Bob Dylan, Linda Rondstadt, JJ Cale, Elvis Presley, Simon and Garfunkel, and John Hiatt.
Currently, Mr. Gayden is President of Wild Child Records and is a member of the band, Zenphonic.
The firm of Iron Horse Auction Company, Inc., of Rockingham, NC has been chosen to conduct the auction. Thomas McInnis of Iron Horse states, “This is a fabulous custom built estate with many original murals throughout as well as a super elaborate kitchen and breathtaking views. It is truly one of the most spectacular mountain homes to be offered for sale in our state”. Iron Horse Auction Company is recognized as a premier auction marketing organization in the state that specializes in Real Estate of all types. For more information call 800-997-2248.
tom (at) ironhorseauction (dot) com
Iron Horse Auction Company
P.O. Box 1267
Rockingham, NC 28380
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