North Carolina Luxury Homes
In The Greater Asheville Area
The allure of our mountains is legendary. North Carolina luxury homes and gracious living flourish in the Asheville area. If you are seeking a private mountain estate, luxury condo or home of distinction, please contact us to initiate a tailored search for extraordinary luxury real estate.
Our Featured Luxury Homes For Sale
Embrook | NEW! Discover this Richard Sharp Smith masterpiece set amid 59 acres of distinguished estate grounds. A landmark property, Embrook is one of the most significant remaining Flat Rock estates. Embrook includes a total of 5 homes, handsome stone column entrance, level terrain, idyllic estate grounds, multiple lakes and pastures. Embrook is a distinguished setting which is ideal for use as a private estate, low density development for an enclave of estate homes, or a private equestrian estate. View details of this historic estate.
Three Creeks | NEW! Live in a magical setting at the confluence of two bold creeks. This stellar creekside home near Lake Lure with 9 acres and cute guest cottage offers elegant living in a distinguished rural setting. Enjoy open floor plan, tranquil creek views, Marvin windows, hardwood and tile floors, central vac, gourmet kitchen, and superb stonework. You’ll also discover delightful bridges, historic outdoor fireplace, workshop/RV garage, and organic gardens. Three Creeks is a 280-acre gated community featuring idyllic privacy, miles of walking trails and stunning waterfalls. View details of this one-of-a-kind luxury property.
On Golden Pond | NEW! This storybook lake home shines with ambiance, historic character, and a serene lakefront setting on a private mountain lake. You’ll be delighted with this immaculate residence at the center of magical 5-acre setting featuring lake frontage, deep woodlands and hand crafted stonework. The vintage home has been meticulously restored and is in pristine move-in condition. The property also includes a cute guest house with separate driveway and artist’s studio on the second level, ideal for rental, guests, teens or home office. View details of this home on a private lake.
River Community Lodge | NEW! Enjoy kayaking, canoeing and mountain charm in a gated river community. This pristine 2004 home offers the perfect lock-and-leave getaway with 6-acre river park and Lake Summit access. The home features Virginia stacked stone fireplace, vaulted ceiling, reclaimed heart pine floors, Palladian windows, master on main, and breezy deck. This residence is ideal for investment, shared family property or second home. Located near several private summer camps, the home is convenient to shopping and dining in Hendersonville, Saluda, and Flat Rock. It’s an easy commute to both Asheville NC and Greenville SC. View details of this handsome lodge.
10-Acre Historic Estate | REDUCED! First time on the market in 50 years! This historic home designed by Erle Stillwell is the centerpiece of a 10-acre estate property poised on the edge of Flat Rock. The main residence features oak floors, spiral staircase, high ceilings and totally private views. The charming pool house offers an ideal guest house. The estate includes rolling property with a bold creek and back pasture. Enjoy a gracious setting close to both Hendersonville and Flat Rock. This elegant property is one of the most notable historic estates in the region. View details of this historic estate.
Grand Serenity | REDUCED! This fantastic family retreat on 11 acres is located only 5 miles from the 800-acre Lake Lure NC, a setting of unrivalled beauty which offers so many family fun activities. The 3-story contemporary home features 10 bedrooms, 10 full baths, vaulted ceilings, ceramic tile and hardwood flooring, charming sunroom, and open floor plan. Enjoy the in-ground pool, gazebo, extensive landscaping, luxurious privacy, and magnificent mountain views. View details of this family retreat property.
Estate at Longview Trail | NEW! This new and immaculate luxury estate home is situated at 4,100 feet in elevation with the ultimate in 180-degree long-range, layered mountain views unsurpassed in Western North Carolina. An open floor plan area combines a state-of-the-art kitchen, dining area and living area with a westerly-oriented rear deck terrace that captures gorgeous sunsets each day. The home is superbly designed for cooking and entertaining on a grand scale and is further enhanced with twin master suites on the main floor. View details of this exceptional residence.
Wintersun | Wintersun is a world class private estate featuring the distinctive lines of an English manor house and 36 acres of manicured grounds. Poised on a hilltop with breathtaking mountain views, the regal home offers 9 fireplaces, native stone chimneys, gourmet kitchen with keeping room, and stunning master wing. Enjoy gated entrance, waterfall, courtyard, car park with triple garage and porte cochère, complete privacy and unsurpassed elegance. Wintersun is located only 10 miles from downtown Asheville. View details of this exquisite luxury estate.
Storybook Home on the River | Discover this storybook home on the river. Walnut Hill Farm is a picturesque 16-acre farm with vintage home and 300+ feet of river frontage. Fully updated in 2000, this immaculate home offers original heart pine floors, geothermal heat, 2 fireplaces, master on main, tiled baths, and gourmet kitchen with granite countertops plus KitchenAid and Bosch appliances. Enjoy end-of-road privacy, in-ground pool, barn, pasture for horses, and charming white rock drive. Walnut Hill Farm is located on the beautiful Mills River, only 6 miles from the Asheville Airport. View details of this one-of-a-kind country home.
White Pine Estate | White Pine Estate is a magnificent 41-acre wonderland poised along the banks of Merrill’s Cove Creek. Featuring desirable seclusion, tranquility and a magnificent park-like landscape, the estate is ideal for a family compound, private estate or horse-friendly property close to Asheville. The 1993 home features oak floors, central vac, security system, and whole house generator. The property offers additional hillside homesites and could be divided. No deed restrictions. This impressive estate is located in a countryside setting in the idyllic Cane Creek Valley, only 9 miles from downtown Asheville. View details of White Pine Estate.
Laurel Ridge Country Club | Situated on the 11th hole of the Laurel Ridge Country Club golf course, this beautiful home is impeccably maintained. Featuring an open floor plan, the Waynesville luxury home is perfectly designed for entertaining guests who enjoy a breathtaking view of the course and the mountains beyond. The Frank Lloyd Wright inspired design, which boasts a 30-foot by 66-foot great room, is surrounded by 2,000 additional square feet of covered deck space, both of which are served by a gourmet kitchen with state of the art appliances. View more details of this impeccable golf course home.
Stonewood | Stonewood is the quintessential legacy property offering the elegance of a contemporary mountain lifestyle on 45+ acres with end of the road privacy. Magnificently engineered, the stunning Hendersonville NC luxury home features a hint of Frank Lloyd Wright set amid remarkable panoramic views. The interiors boast a wealth of high end fixtures and finishes including luxuriously designed baths and a gourmet kitchen with Subzero, Viking, and Miele appliances. Enjoy two master suites on the main level plus the stunning hearth room with its bold indoor/outdoor setting. View details of this elegant private estate.
Rose Crest Farm | Rose Crest Farm is a stunning 20-acre equestrian estate with gated entry and breathtaking mountain views. The 2010 architect-designed brick home features hickory flooring, two stacked stone fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, master on main, and gourmet kitchen with cherry cabinetry and granite countertops. Equestrians will appreciate the Morton barn, fenced and cross-fenced pastures, and direct access to 50 miles of private riding trails in Walnut Creek Preserve, a 2100-acre private community. View details of this private estate.
16-Acre Retreat in Brevard | This incredible Brevard NC luxury home is mountaintop retreat featuring 16 acres and inspiring panoramic views. Located in The Reserve, Brevard’s gated rustic mountain community, this architect-designed luxury home offers a stylish ambiance designed with two separate wings to enhance privacy. The 2011 home includes four bedrooms, master on main, gourmet kitchen, open floor plan, heart pine floors and vaulted ceilings plus a wealth of upscale amenities and high end appliances. Enjoy easy luxury living close to downtown Brevard. View details of this outstanding mountain retreat.
Crescent Pond | REDUCED! Crescent Pond is a classic 17-acre farmstead with 1.5-acre private lake. The meticulously designed 2004 residence boasts a standing seam metal roof, reclaimed wood floors carefully salvaged from 1800s farmhouses, tongue and groove detailing, wainscoting, antique beams, period lighting and historic appointments throughout. The gourmet kitchen offers a pressed tin ceiling, soapstone farm sink and antique country store center island. The property includes a carriage house, charming cabin, turn-of-the-century smokehouse and lush gardens. Enjoy proximity to Hendersonville NC, Greenville SC and Furman University. View details of this one-of-a-kind estate.
Journey's End Farm |Journey’s End Farm is an incomparable equestrian estate with sweeping views of Glassy Mountain, grand main residence, guest house, gated entry. The magnificently updated home features gourmet kitchen with Viking appliances and granite countertops; master suite with tray ceiling, claw foot soaking tub and honey quartz walls; well-appointed lower level with family room, stone fireplace, classic bar and full kitchen. Equestrian amenities include 6-stall Morton barn with tack room, wash rack, misting system; equipment barn with loft apartment; outdoor arena; run-in shed; and board-fenced pastures. View details of this distinguished estate.
Lake Home & Boathouse | Enjoy this charming lake home with 1.4 private acres and 150 feet of deep water frontage on Lake Lanier at Tryon NC. The property includes an architect-designed main house with 2-car garage, boathouse and storage shed. Low maintenance landscaping accentuates the property with many trees and native plants. A paved private parking area concealed by landscaping at front of this property awaits your guests when entertaining. Enjoy luxury living on a pristine private mountain lake where you can water ski, jet ski, canoe, fish and swim. View details of this grand lakefront residence.
The Farm at Toxaway | REDUCED! The Farm at Toxaway features a stunning country home on a pristine 23-acre private setting amid rolling fields, rich woodlands and bold creeks. Poised on a knoll amid a grove of towering oak trees, the immaculate 2011 architect-designed home offers an open floor plan, handsome standing seam metal roof and wraparound porch. The residence features sparkling cottage-style interiors with a full range of upscale amenities. Located near Gorges State Park, Pisgah National Forest and Brevard, the farm is ideal for an outdoorsman’s retreat or family compound. For equestrians, the property also offers great horse farm potential. View details of this mountain estate.
Chesterfield Farm | Chesterfield Farm is a 23-acre estate with French Country home and rolling meadows. Located in a private equestrian community near Tryon NC, this masterful estate home offers a full range of luxury appointments. Features include gourmet kitchen, indoor and outdoor stone fireplaces, walnut floors, granite countertops, travertine tile, and 23-foot ceilings. The residence is based upon a design by Charlotte architect Frank Snodgrass' Living Concepts "Le Doux" French Provincial Style Home. Located in The Farms at Mill Spring amid other equestrian properties, this estate offers an idyllic countryside setting in the heart of Carolina horse country. View details of this French Country masterpiece.
Tuctaway in Flat Rock | REDUCED! An historic treasure handed down in the family, Tuctaway is one of the last remaining authentic Flat Rock summer homes. Held in the same family for more than half a century, this timeless 10-acre property features a private entrance and idyllic estate grounds. The 1893 residence, once the home of Dunroy's Mrs. Julius Heyward, offers a genteel ambiance with rocking chair front porch plus original woodwork and fireplaces. The property also includes a guest cottage, artist's cottage and pool house. This rare property is deal for the discerning buyer with an appreciation for quiet elegance and historic preservation. View details on this historic estate.
Champion Hills | REDUCED! Located in North Carolina's top-rated Tom Fazio golf course community, this Champion Hills home boasts incredible mountain views and all the luxuries you would expect in a home of this caliber. The cottage features a gourmet Viking designer kitchen, high ceilings, luxurious master suite, surround sound, Outdoors, enjoy the screened porch, ironwood decks, mature landscaping and end of road privacy. You'll appreciate lock-and-leave living at its best at this incredible low-maintenance mountain cottage. View details of this delightful golf cottage.
Old Hunt Country Home on 5 Acres | REDUCED! This tranquil 5.3-acre mountain retreat merges contemporary simplicity with classy style, pristine vistas and exceptional privacy. The 3-bedroom, 3-bath home features clean lines, spacious rooms and updated kitchen with Avonite countertops and stainless Dacor appliances. Enjoy master on main, white oak floors, vaulted ceilings, designer lighting, updated baths and wine cellar. With stunning year round mountain views, this spectacular contemporary home is located in the highly desirable Many Levels neighborhood of Tryon's distinguished Old Hunt Country. View more details of this handsome residence.
Cane Creek Private Estate | REDUCED! Savor the ultimate luxury appointments of this regal 10.9-acre estate, ideal for equestrians or luxury car enthusiasts. Located just outside Asheville, the custom French Country residence features a pebble dash exterior with fieldstone accents and copper gutters. Enjoy geothermal HVAC; gourmet kitchen with Dacor stove and Mouser cabinetry; granite and marble countertops; surround sound; plus main level master suite with tray ceiling and spa tub. The property boasts 3 gated entrances, stunning pond with waterfall and custom bridge, immaculate landscaping, fenced pastures, Morton barn, 2-bedroom apartment and massive vehicle storage space. View details on this alluring estate.
Lake Lanier Family Retreat | Discover this one-of-a-kind lakefront family compound on Lake Lanier featuring 2 homes, 2 boathouses and 255 feet of lake frontage. The property includes an architect-designed main house with 2-car garage; 2008 cottage with parking for 2 cars; private extra parking for entertaining; low maintenance landscaping; and two boathouses with attached docks. Enjoy luxury living on a pristine mountain lake where you can water ski, jet ski, canoe, fish and swim. View more details of this exceptional lake property.
Caroland Farms | Experience huge views and gracious countryside living at this custom private community home designed by Hollis/Crocker architects. With 12+ acres, gated entrance, 5 porches, magnificent salt water pool and outdoor stone fireplace, this upscale home is designed for indoor comfort, outdoor entertaining and total privacy. This fine residence offers the ambiance of a premier equestrian community with the convenience of a private trail system and easy access to local shopping and dining. View more details of this idyllic estate home.
Some of Our Sold Luxury Properties
Round Pond Farm | SOLD! Round Pond Farm is a quintessential 12-acre historic horse farm in Hendersonville with a charming round pond, bold creek, manicured grounds, extensive stonework and 1998 guest house. The regal 1909 estate home, meticulously restored, features a gourmet kitchen, oak and heart pine floors and 6 fireplaces. For equestrians, Round Pond Farm boasts a 5-stall barn, outdoor ring, and fenced pastures. Enjoy proximity to Hendersonville, Flat Rock and equestrian trails at DuPont State Forest. View details of this historic equestrian estate.
Lake Summit Masterpiece | SOLD! Chic, sleek and lakefront savvy, this breathtaking masterpiece has just undergone a major renovation and is ready for the new owner to enjoy one of the most desirable and private waterfront locations. The classy and inspiring private estate home boasts all the latest luxuries a discerning buyer expects in a residence of this caliber, including chic gourmet kitchen, high ceilings, luxurious master suite, surround sound, mature landscaping, and spectacular lake views. Enjoy 1.75 acres of privacy and gracious waterfront living at the 3-slip boathouse with its magnificent party deck.
The Enclave at Fairview | SOLD! This handsome 70-acre equestrian estate is located in The Enclave of Fairview Farms. Inside, the open plan timber frame home features three bedrooms and three handsome fireplaces. The separate two-bedroom guest house includes a full kitchen. Enjoy the in-ground swimming pool, delightful outdoor kitchen and unobstructed mountain views. Equestrians will appreciate the large out building and fenced pasture with rolling terrain and run-in sheds.
Equestrian & Lake Estate | SOLD! Enjoy sophisticated living amid 17 acres of privacy with both lake and equestrian amenities at Lake Adger. This magnificent property offers an immaculate 2004 post and beam lodge featuring 20-foot ceilings, custom carved stairwells with mountain laurel railings, indoor and outdoor stone fireplaces, Brazilian cherry floors, security system and two walls of glass overlooking dramatic mountain views. Equestrians will appreciate the 2-stall barn, bluestone paddocks and miles of private riding trails. Boating enthusiasts will enjoy year round lake activities and the private boat slip.
Asheville Luxury Estate | SOLD! This idyllic luxury estate on 6.7 acres provides the convenience of a North Asheville location and the ambiance of a countryside manor home. The stunning main residence has been completely renovated with luxury amenities. The estate also includes an architecturally designed carriage house with au pair apartment above the garage and lovely board-fenced meadows. Enjoy a pastoral setting with private views across the bold creek that runs right through your back yard. View more details about this exceptional luxury property.
Lake Home & Boathouse | SOLD! Located in the main section of desirable Lake Summit, Wildernest is a well maintained and updated home featuring wonderful lake views from nearly every room, huge rock fireplace, master suite separate from the other bedrooms, and a great new 2010 two-slip boathouse. With 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, there's plenty of room for family and guests. The property includes a two-car garage, decks and porches for outdoor living venues, and easy care mature landscaping with decked paths. Enjoy a year round lake lifestyle with all Lake Summit privileges. View more details of this lake home and boathouse.
Lake Summit Estate Home | SOLD! Poised on a secluded homesite overlooking Lake Summit, this magnificent private estate home boasts one of the most incredible views in Western North Carolina. The residence offers a full range of upscale amenities you would expect in a home of this caliber including gourmet kitchen, high ceilings, luxurious master suite, surround sound and mature landscaping. Enjoy waterfront living at its best from the incredible live-in boathouse below. The boathouse can be offered as a vacation rental for additional income. The stunning main residence is totally private and includes plenty of easy parking. View more details on this luxury lake property.
Country Estate | SOLD! Discover this quintessential private estate set on 25 rolling acres in the pastoral Mills River Valley just outside of Asheville, North Carolina. Carefully constructed in a grove of ancient white oaks, the 2003 home radiates the ambiance of a historic Southern estate. The home offers a full range of luxury amenities from solid mahogany doors and tray ceilings to architecturally significant interior archways and selected rare marble in the kitchen and master bath. This exquisite property also features a 1-acre stocked lake; a bold stream running along the property line; 6-stall barn with tack room and paddock; and acres of open fields for your horses. Experience the pure grace of this idyllic countryside setting located only 10 minutes from both Hendersonville and Asheville.
Foothills Cottage | SOLD! This eye-catching Cliffs Valley home is an English stone cottage with stylish amenities, new construction, tree house ambiance and plenty of natural light. Distinguished interiors feature authentic stone masonry fireplaces, open floor plan, reclaimed random width oak floors with square pegs, tongue and groove ceilings, two porches, Thermador appliances, honed granite and Venatino marble. This striking residence is the ideal size for today's living or second home. Experience delicious privacy, golf, and all amenities of The Cliffs. Easy access to Greenville and Hendersonville. View more details of this new construction.
Buchlehn Farm | SOLD! Buchlehn Farm is one of the Carolina region's most exceptional private estates. The 5-bedroom contemporary home boasts hardwood floors with walnut pegs; 3 fireplaces; and a gourmet kitchen with brand new maple cabinetry and stainless appliances. Equestrian amenities include an iconic New England style barn; oval riding ring; round pen; and miles of private riding trails. The estate also features a distinguished gated entrance, swimming pool, 2-bedroom guest house and an idyllic setting on 59 rolling acres.
Pisgah National Forest Retreat | SOLD! A rare inholding inside Pisgah National Forest, Dunn's Creek Lodge is a one-of-a-kind outdoorsman's paradise with views all the way to Looking Glass Rock. The retreat features 36 acres, 3 ponds, mountain streams and total privacy. The extraordinary lodge built of natural stone, brick and locust logs received a 2006 renovation designed by renowned Platt Architecture. Amenities include stone fireplaces, granite countertops and oak floors. An outdoorsman's paradise with hiking/ATV trails and trout fishing plus hunting in the adjacent national forest, Dunn's Creek Lodge is a classic upscale hunting/fishing retreat and family legacy property. View more details about this one-of-a-kind outdoorsman's property.
Plum Lucky Farm | This distinctive luxury property features an exceptional architect-designed Charleston plantation style home poised on 10.5 acres. The fully remodeled 3-bedroom residence offers a wealth of amenities including a great room with 14-foot tray ceilings, 3 fireplaces, handsome library and master suite with His and Her vanities and relaxing spa tub. The exquisite kitchen boasts Sub-Zero and Kenmore Pro appliances plus granite countertops and custom cabinetry. Enjoy magnificent views to Glassy Mountain and the grand Blue Ridge escarpment. SOLD
Kenmure Golf Home | SOLD! This exceptional ridgetop estate home features gracious living amid exceptional long range mountain views. Notice the light and airy open floor plan, 9-foot ceilings, wide screened porch and open decks. The home boasts a fully-equipped kitchen, master on main, large master bath with spa tub, full lower level for hobby and craft space, and workshop space in the garage. You'll appreciate the large 1-acre homesite on a cul-de-sac and all the social and recreational amenities of the Kenmure gated golf community.
The Lake House | SOLD! This is the lake house you've been dreaming of. Located on one of the most dramatic view lots at Lake Summit, this magnificently updated lake cottage takes advantage of stunning views from nearly every room. Features include vaulted ceilings, luxurious master suite, and beautiful landscaping using large boulders. Enjoy waterfront living at its best from the truly amazing boathouse with its full kitchen, full bath, living room with rock fireplace, two decks and boat slip with boatlift.
Flat Rock Estate Home | This million-dollar estate home boasts pristine million-dollar views overlooking the pastures of Connemara at the Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site. From the vintage reclaimed beams in the dining room and hand waxed hardwood floors to the gourmet kitchen and exceptional morning room overlooking the gardens, this spectacular luxury home offers a full range of high end amenities. Enjoy 12-foot ceilings, wrap around front porch with outdoor stone fireplace and luxurious enclosed back porch. The 2.4-acre property offers a private setting with mature shade trees and immaculate landscaping. SOLD!
Brookfield Farm in Hendersonville |SOLD Expansive views, rolling pastures and woodland trails grace this exceptional 21-acre private estate. The main residence, which offers traditional Southern style architecture, includes both formal rooms and open areas to enjoy the views. The 2-bedroom guest cottage offers a secluded woodland setting. Equestrian facilities include 5-stall main barn, 2-stall guest barn, 5 pastures, lighted outdoor arena and riding trails. Enjoy a superb location in Hendersonville near the Champion Hills Golf Community. This sizzling property is brand new on the market.
Historic Chic Designer Home | SOLD! This classic 1925 Druid Hills home in Hendersonville, newly transformed to an urban chic designer home, features the ultimate contemporary restoration with plenty of light, high end finishes and tasteful detailing. Notice the unique eyebrow dormers, arched doorways, oak floors, fireplace, French doors with transoms, exposed wood beams, ultimate designer kitchen, Carerra marble countertops, and large, sunny master suite. Outside, enjoy private fenced back yard, off street parking, reclaimed brick walkways and Pennsylvania bluestone front porch. View details on this designer home.
World Class Estate | This masterpiece 13-acre luxury estate showcases the merger of exquisite craftsmanship, masterful design and state-of-the-art technology. The estate offers a private setting with stellar 270-degree long range mountain views. The main residence features stone floors from the Burgundy region of France and granite cobblestones originally used as ballast on ships coming from Europe. Boasting more than 10,000 square feet of living space, the main residence sits at an elevation of 2,800 feet with the Eastern Continental Divide running nearby. View more details of this unrivaled private estate. SOLD!
Green River Retreat | With an unsurpassed riverfront setting, inspired design and magical rustic chic interiors, Green River Retreat surrounds you in true Garden & Gun ambiance. Highlights include bark walls, gourmet kitchen with copper island and extraordinary outdoor living spaces. The 9-acre property includes a waterfall, studio and bold trout waters. Step outside your door for a fly fishing adventure. The home is surrounded by conservation land on one side and the Green River on the other. Includes Lake Summit privileges. SOLD!
Luxury Mountain Estate | Wind your way your way along a private country lane to Grandview Farms, an exclusive enclave of private estates enjoying the equestrian lifestyle. Located near Asheville, this exceptional property offers a wealth of amenities for the discerning buyer. The masterful Timberpeg residence is situated on 10.45 pastoral acres with incredible, panoramic views. The property includes a four-stall Morton barn and access to community bridle paths and walking trails. SOLD
Zen-Inspired Simplicity | This tranquil 10-acre mountain retreat merges Haiku simplicity with panoramic vistas, exceptional privacy and brilliant design. Outside, an enchanting bridge crosses the beautifully-landscaped koi pond. Inside, the home features clean lines, delightful shoji screens and newly updated bathrooms with limestone flooring and slate countertops. Enjoy scintillating mountain views from the deck and swimming pool. The convenient location between Tryon and Landrum offers proximity to shopping, dining and the arts. SOLD
Rilandwell Estates | Live in elegance at this gated country estate poised on 7.88 acres in Rilandwell Estates, one of South Asheville's most exclusive private communities. This striking home offers a full range of appointments from solid hickory floors, triple crown molding and Palladian windows to granite countertops and cherry cabinets. The residence also includes an outdoor kitchen and fire pit, kidney shaped pool and stone terraces. This estate is located in the pastoral Cane Creek Valley. SOLD
Waterfall Home | Live in breathtaking wonder next to your own 40-foot natural mountain waterfall. This exceptional contemporary home features a dramatic waterfall outside plus a wealth of gracious amenities inside. Discerning buyers will appreciate the Tuscan style gourmet kitchen with 100-year-old heart pine beams reclaimed from a Southern cotton mill; the stunning great room with its soaring cathedral ceilings and wall of windows opening out onto the magnificent landscape; and the spa-like retreat of the master bath with its marble tile floor and full marble walk-in shower. Enjoy both long range vistas of Melrose Mountain and close up views of your own spectacular mountain waterfall. View more details of this stunning luxury home. SOLD
Pisgah National Forest Estate | Cradled at the base of the iconic Looking Glass Rock, this amazing 17-acre private retreat is adjacent to the Pisgah National Forest on two sides. The beautifully crafted "Farm House" style home is warm and comfortable but delivers the best of finishes and workmanship. This stunning 4-bedroom farm style home offers 3,500 square feet of beautifully designed living space with oversized windows, granite countertops, designer lighting, oak floors, native stone fireplaces and Hansgrohe fixtures. Poised in a secluded setting just off the Blue Ridge Parkway, this property is an ideal sanctuary for those who wish to get away and enjoy nature and the cool, clean mountain air. View more details about this one-of-a-kind property. SOLD
Oleta Falls | Smart-wired and tricked out, this custom built oak log home in Oleta Falls features high tech convenience in a tranquil, natural setting. You'll find Cat-5 wiring, whole-house sound system, radiant heat, central alarm system, zoned heat and Cutler Hammer propane generator. The gourmet kitchen includes Dacor 6-burner gas cooktop, 2 Bosch dishwashers, Dacor double oven and Viking Pro refrigerator. Enjoy 3 stacked stone fireplaces, slate and oak floors, stream, beautiful mountain views and private 4.8-acre cul-de-sac setting. SOLD
Fox Knoll Farm | With magical vistas and 172 acres of gently rolling terrain, Fox Knoll Farm is the largest private estate currently on the market in our region. Set amid a picture postcard backdrop, the estate features a stately main residence with in-ground pool and tennis court plus a two-bedroom guest house and private pond. Equestrians will appreciate the Morton barns, fenced pastures, run-in sheds, round pen and outdoor ring. A portion of the property is in conservation easement. Enjoy direct access to FETA equestrian trails and a pristine setting in the Tryon Hounds Hunt Country. View details on this spectacular private estate. SOLD!
Vista at the Riverbank | This high-fashioned Arts and Crafts cottage is located in Vista at the Riverbank, a gated community near the White Oak Golf and Equestrian Community in Tryon, NC. The exterior is fashioned with stone and fiber cement board with special attention to the trim detail. Stone columns adorn the covered front porch along with a solid wood front door and accent shutters and garage door. Architectural details throughout the house add glamour to the rustic charm of the house. View more details of this handsome residence. SOLD!
Chalk Creek Farm | Live beside your own private waterfall and 2-acre pond on this 19-acre mountain horse farm. This luxury log home is built half way up Chalk Mountain in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. From the back deck you can see and hear the spring fed 50-foot waterfall that feeds the pond in the lower pasture. The updated home is wonderful for a part time retreat or a year round farm. Enjoy cathedral ceilings, stone fireplace, hardwood floors, granite countertops, stainless appliances, master on main. Equestrians will appreciate the large pasture plus custom barn with 5 stalls and tack room. SOLD!
Mid-Century Lake Estate | Enjoy a private lake estate on Lake Summit. This beautiful unspoiled 6-bedroom mid- century home and boathouse, sited on one of Lake Summit's finest lots, is ready for a new owner to enjoy all the lake has to offer. The home and matching boathouse has been unchanged since it was built. The original kitchen and baths remain intact. Mature landscaping and spectacular lake views await. Enjoy waterfront living from the boathouse with rock fireplace and one of the best private beaches on the lake. This is truly one of the most desirable pieces of land on the lake. View more details of this pristine lake property. SOLD!
Cove Top Sportsman's Camp | SOLD! Cove Top Sportsman's Camp is a 400-acre watershed cove recreational land with two mountaintops rising to a 4,000-foot elevation, three bold creeks and end-of-road privacy. The property features a custom lodge with native stone fireplace and upscale finishes, guest cabin, outbuildings, and picturesque trout pond with waterfall and gazebo. An outdoorsman's paradise with miles of ATV trails, the property adjoins Pisgah National Forest and North Carolina game lands. Nearby Toe River provides legendary trout fishing. Perfect for group retreat center, private resort, hunters' paradise or fisherman's base camp. View more details of this land tract.
Eco Luxury Retreat | This remarkable sustainable living luxury home offers a magnificent setting of 150 acres amid Pisgah National Forest near the Max Patch section of the Appalachian Trail. The self-sufficient eco-luxury home includes upscale interiors, high end appliances, gourmet kitchen and master suite with vaulted poplar ceilings. The property also boasts a solar barn, hobby barn, extensive orchard and gardens, 4 acres of fenced pasture and spectacular 360-degree mountain views. This property is ideal as a self-sufficient family compound, retreat center, camp or working organic farm. View more details on this eco luxury property. SOLD!
Our Luxury Homes Services
As luxury homes specialists and agents for national and international investors, Sheelah Clarkson Asheville Real Estate Agency has built a strong reputation with discerning buyers of estate properties. For each client, we assemble a tailored portfolio of exceptional western North Carolina luxury homes. We search across the boundaries of agencies, county lines and MLS systems to ensure our buyers receive a showcase of the finest country estates available in our region. For those in pursuit of the compelling lifestyle in historic downtown Asheville, we also specialize in Asheville condos and downtown lofts.
If you prefer to conduct your own search, you will find a number of western North Carolina luxury homes for sale in the Asheville MLS. Equestrian estate properties are often listed in the Tryon MLS. We are pleased to provide further information on any of these listings.
It is our privilege to conduct a customized search for private estate properties that may not be listed in the public MLS. Also, for those seeking the advantages of acquiring luxury homes as 1031 exchange real estate, we can guide your purchase to accommodate the 1031 timeframe. You may also consider selecting from large acreage tracts of North Carolina land where you can build your own dreams. Speak with us about the benefits of land conservancy, conservation easements, and tax credits available in North Carolina.
A Legacy of North Carolina Luxury Homes
Since the 1800s, when George Vanderbilt established the Biltmore Estate near Asheville and Charleston planters built magnificent manor homes in Flat Rock, the financially mobile have enjoyed mansions and opulent hideaways in our mountains. Today, historic homes of distinction and properties of architectural significance remain a legacy throughout our region.
Our historic estates can be found across the mountains and foothills near Asheville. Discover luxury estates in the village of Flat Rock, elegant Tudor homes in the town of Biltmore Forest, or fine Arts and Crafts homes in the Grove Park Inn community. If you aren't familiar with Tryon and Landrum, take a closer look. You will discover the horse farms and private estates neighboring these towns have been popular with equestrians for decades.
Please contact us for more information on luxury homes and estate properties in western North Carolina.