He became the leading pioneer of grafting in Maine.
The house was previously listed for sale at more than $9.5 million.
“As much as we love life at our Lake Norman home, we’re finding ourselves living at our Naples, Fla., home far more often,” says Boykin.
Some of the more unusual features of the home include a gallery with space for four cars and a motorcycle that has antique tin ceilings and floors and functions as an entertaining space.
[High-rise condos in Miami Beach’s new Ritz-Carlton to list for $2 million to $40 million] “My favorite part of this home is the view of the lake, followed up closely by our garage, which we designed to be reminiscent of an antique car dealership,” says Boykin.
The first-floor master bedroom suite includes a turret with a reading nook overlooking Lake Norman.