Lake James NC Homes for Sale

Lake James is nestled in the rolling hill country of western North Carolina. Lake James features more than 150 miles of shoreline. Lake James is situated between the towns of Marion and Morganton and is 45 miles from Asheville. Lake James is surrounded by steep, forested ridges covered with trees and wildflowers.  Lake James State Park offers a variety of recreation opportunities from boating, swimming, and fishing to 25 miles of trails. Lake James isn’t just a fantastic place to call home during the summer months, the autumn brings vibrant foliage and moderate temperatures for hiking.

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3815 Powerhouse Road Morganton NC 28655

Price$139,900

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MLS Number 3547101

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1956
  • Bathroom 1
  • Full Bath 1
  • Bedrooms 3

Welcome home to this 3 bedroom 1 bath brick home. As you enter from the carport into the kitchen you will find plenty of cabinet space and a separate dining area. The large living room has plenty of natural light and boasts a fireplace to sit and enjoy a movie on those cold nights. There are 3 bedrooms with hardwood floors and large closets. The bath is nicely done with tile with plenty of natural light. Downstairs you will find plenty of storage room with work benches, a shower, shelving, and a wood burning stove. Outside enjoy a large front and back yard plenty of room for entertaining. Large area previously used as a garden awaiting your green thumb. The outbuilding would be perfect to put your lawn care equipment. Close to downtown Glen Alpine, with shopping, and dining at your convenience. Only 10 minutes from Morganton, 20 minutes to Lake James to enjoy camping, fishing, and Lake James State Park. 40 minutes to Asheville. This is Your Key To New Memories!

Listed by Ann Hernandez of C Shane Cook & Associates

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151 River Breeze Drive Morganton NC 28655

MLS Number 3555450

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1996
  • Bathroom 2
  • Full Bath 2
  • Bedrooms 3

Located in the heart of Glen Alpine, this wonderful 3BR/2BA home is situated on 1.13 acres in a quiet neighborhood. Close to Lake James and convenient to schools and I-40. Private back yard and partially fenced area for pets. Split bedroom plan features spacious master suite with ensuite bath, garden tub, separate shower and large closet. Two additional generous size bedrooms and full bath with shower/tub. Large open living room and dining area. Spacious kitchen has great cabinet and counter space. New carpet throughout living areas and bedrooms. Laundry/mud room. Home is heated and cooled with wall unit. Large outbuilding.

Listed by Starla Hoke of McCombs & Hoke Real Estate

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642 Hidden Lake Parkway Nebo NC 28761

Price$359,500

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MLS Number 3559162

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2006
  • Bathroom 3
  • Full Bath 3
  • Bedrooms 4

This is a wonderful and charming log home in desirable Hidden Lake gated community in Eastern McDowell county. This beauty has been lovingly maintained & upgraded by the owners, including a completely new master bath with clawfoot tub. Kitchen updates include granite countertops & new fixtures, with Restoration Hardware pulley lights in kitchen & dining. They re-stained & sealed exterior & deck, added a lovely portico to the front porch entry & a custom built storage shed out back. There are bedrooms on each of the three finished floors, with the master suite having a large, private living area in the loft. Downstairs boasts two bedrooms - one a bunk room, a full bath, fireplace in the comfy living & dining area, & high ceilings! There's a private 10-acre paddle/fishing lake, community pool & hot tub, outdoor picnic areas and a hiking trail that you can access from your own back yard! Between the vibrant small towns of Marion & Morganton; views of the South Mountains from your deck!

Listed by Charlene Blevins of Charlene Blevins Real Estate

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3242 Rabbit Ridge Road Morganton NC 28655

Price$128,900

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MLS Number 3558069

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Style Vinyl 1 Story
  • Year Built 2003
  • Bathroom 2
  • Full Bath 2

3242 Rabbit Ridge Rd; 2 BR 2 Bath cottage on gently sloping lot w/charming fire pit/patio area great for outdoor entertaining. 2 spacious bedrooms w/full baths in both, open vaulted ceiling living room/kitchen combo. Gas log FP w/kitchen island and only minutes to I-40, Morganton, Marion or Beautiful Lake James. All this for $128,900 plus home carries 1 year home buyer warranty.

Listed by Tim Newton of Coldwell Banker Newton RE

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112 Linville Street Morganton NC 28655

Price$229,900

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MLS Number 3558897

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1931
  • Bathroom 2
  • Full Bath 2
  • Bedrooms 4

A rare opportunity to own this lovely older home with lots of character. Built in 1931 this home features the charm you would expect in the delightful town of Glen Alpine. The home sits conveniently in town, but has the privacy of just under 2 acres to relax and enjoy. Home features 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, formal dining, large living room w/ fireplace, master bedroom w/ fireplace, and lots of hidden rooms and storage. Includes large detached two car garage, screened porch, back patio, and plenty of parking. Located just a few miles from Lake James & easy I-40 access.

Listed by Keith Whitaker of Real Living Carolina Property

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5087 Sherbourne Court Morganton NC 28655

Price$1,060,000

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MLS Number 3551198

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2006
  • Bathroom 4
  • Full Bath 3
  • Half Bath 1

A rare find on pristine Lake James! Light filled contemporary craftsman style home has everything you could want in your new lake front home. Boasting its own sandy beach,gazebo,sundeck,&deep water dock! The Perfect spot for your children, grandchildren or even your dogs to play! Main: open concept design, foyer, DR, LR gas FP, bkfst area, chefs kitchen, opening to deck &expansive screened porch for outdoor entertaining; Large master w picturesque windows overlooking the lake,2 walk in closets,master BA w split vanities, walk in tiled shower,soaking tub. Library, half BA,Laundry Rm, 2 car garage. Up: bonus room. Lower: FR w bar area, 2 BR & 2 BA. 970 sq ft of storage space/workshop. Covered, lower patio is the perfect spot for addl outdoor entertaining or for watching your favorite ball game while sitting by the wood burning FP. Southpointe amenities include a swimming pool, clubhouse, walking trails & just 15 minutes from Downtown Morganton for dining, shopping &entertainment.

Listed by Dianne Reihl of Lake James Real Estate, Inc

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3751 NC 126 Highway Morganton NC 28655

Price$128,000

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MLS Number 3554637

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1940
  • Bathroom 1
  • Full Bath 1
  • Bedrooms 3

Freshened 3 Bedroom, 1 Bath Cottage with 3.5 Acres just minutes from Lake James! A covered front porch welcomes you to your new home. As you enter the home you are warmly invited in the living room with a cozy brick mantel fireplace, a wood stove insert and new wood style floors. Your first and second bedrooms are to the left with refinished oak floors. As you go down the hallway to the right is your new office or maybe a playroom! Don't miss the updated kitchen and bath. This home features recent lighting, updated bath, kitchen hardware, vinyl replacement windows, metal roof and a 2019 heat pump with oil furnace and central air conditioning. Future large homeowners expenses should be a minimum.

Listed by Shane Cook of C Shane Cook & Associates

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4934 Canterbury Place Morganton NC 28655

Price$749,900

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MLS Number 3554161

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1996
  • Bathroom 4
  • Full Bath 3
  • Half Bath 1

Waterfront, Privacy, Open Floor Plan & Main Level Living in this Exquisite Brick home on Lake James with direct view of Table Rock. Ride your EZ GO Golf Cart down the meandering concrete path to your covered dock. This 3 Br/3.5 Ba Home has been impeccably maintained. As you enter the front door you will immediately see the care that has been taken with remodeling and the perfect lighting to accent the art. Great natural lighting. If you are looking for tranquilty this is it. 2019 Washer/Dryer, 2016 Humidifier w/Filtered Water System, 2011 Tankless Water Heater, 2010 Heated Flooring, Tile in full bath w/sauna, Tile in family room, 2009 Oven, Entry doors, Master Bath. 2008 Kitchen Cabinets, Granite Countertops, Lighting, Dishwasher, Carpets in all Bedrooms, Marble tile upstairs bathroom, Dock lift & Golf Cart Path to dock. Acreage: .65 Lake James is a large reservoir in the mountains of Western North Carolina. The lake is fed by the waters of the Linville and Catawba Rivers.

Listed by Meredith Miller Carswell of RE/MAX A-Team

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3113 Donahue Drive Nebo NC 28761

Price$475,000

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MLS Number 3455691

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2009
  • Bathroom 3
  • Full Bath 2
  • Half Bath 1

Price just reduced $34000.00! Need a romantic retreat for two? Here is your secluded hide-a-way built by artisan craftsmen using carefully selected repurposed materials. This three story cabin features 100 year old barn siding, knotty pine walls, wormy chestnut floors, native stone hearth and hand-carved bannister rails. On the top floor is the master suite with an oversize shower with a river rock floor, heated bath tile, walk-in cedar closet and cork floors in the bed area. Mid level is the kitchen and great room featuring high end appliances and custom cabinetry. Plenty of room on the lower level for guests and children. Property has a cistern and energy saving expanded foam insulation. The large screened porch is perfect for enjoying nature and sunsets, and includes massive tree trunks and vintage tobacco warehouse drying sticks for the porch railing. This homes includes a very easy access boat slip and qualifies for inclusion in a Camp Lake James managed short term rental program.

Listed by Lew Wyman of Lake James Team

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113 Leonhardt Road Morganton NC 28655

Price$134,900

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MLS Number 3549242

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1931
  • Bathroom 2
  • Full Bath 2
  • Bedrooms 3

Located in Quaker Meadows Township, very nice 3 br. 2 ba. home. Nice gently sloping fenced-in backyard with fire pit - with room for kids to play. Kitchen includes range, refrigerator and dishwasher. Living room and 2 bedrooms have fireplaces - excellent for ventless gas logs. New cabinets and flooring in Kitchen, 2019. New gutters and heat pump, 2018. New water pipes, water heater and plumbing, 2006. Roof installed 2004 20 year shingles. Just outside city limits, but has city water and is only minutes from downtown Morganton. Located off Hwy 181, and just a short distance to Lake James, Horseshoe Bend or Steele Creek. Seller states that 2 back bedrooms have hardwoods under carpet, living room might have hardwoods too, also, back bathroom tub has been disconnected. They do not know what is wrong. Nine foot bead board ceilings in whole house. Must See!!

Listed by Michelle Freeman of C Shane Cook & Associates

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5931 Benfield Landing Road Nebo NC 28861

Price$309,900

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MLS Number 3553926

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Style Vinyl Modular Home
  • Year Built 1997
  • Bathroom 4
  • Full Bath 3

Beautiful Cape Code style home on 1.58 acres near Lake James! This place is HUGE, 3,642 sq ft! 3 Bedroom, 3.5 Bathroom with a full basement for entertaining w/ a great patio area right outside and fire pit. 30X30 building and a 24X24 garage with roll up doors. Large bonus room upstairs with hardwood floors. Must see, come live the lake life!

Listed by Bryan Chamberlin of The Brokerage House

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1294 Saylor Way Nebo NC 28761

Price$475,000

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MLS Number 3554193

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2019
  • Bathroom 3
  • Full Bath 2
  • Half Bath 1

NEW construction in The Enclaves at Lake James. Mountain views. Gated community. Private community lake access with boat slips, swimming/beach area, and outdoor propane grill. Master on the main floor. Large kitchen and family room. 3 more bedrooms upstairs with a bonus room. Don't miss this opportunity to enjoy mountain and lake living in your brand new home. This is a compound lot is over 10 acres and does allow construction of a second family home.

Listed by Glenn Fisher of Lake Homes Realty LLC

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