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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4934 Canterbury Place Morganton NC 28655

Morganton, NC4934 Canterbury Place

Price$729,900

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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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3769 Pitts Farm Drive Morganton NC 28655

Morganton, NC3769 Pitts Farm Drive

Price$259,900

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MLS Number 3573396

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Style Wood 1 Story
  • Year Built 1992
  • Bathroom 2
  • Full Bath 2

Private 5 acre setting that backs up to the original Pitts Farm. Property consist of open and wooded areas, fenced-in garden area with vegetable and herb raised beds. There is also a barn with work space (electricity not currently working), potting shed, wood shed, tree stand/house, greenhouse frame and 25-yard target range. Additional parking or boat storage under a 34 x 32 and a 12 x 26 metal carports. The rustic home is a split floor plan with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, open family room with Vermont casting wood stove, kitchen features stainless steel appliances (refrigerator included) and solid surface counter tops. Pantry and laundry is located off kitchen/breakfast area. Carport area with enclosed utility space. Sun room features wood floors and plenty of natural light. One of the bedrooms has an adjoining room that is suitable for sewing/craft or office. The home has a security system, as well as a driveway alert system. Minutes from Lake James, Fonta Flora trail and State Park.

Listed by Jona Harrell of ERA Mountain View Properties

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1518 Southpointe Drive Morganton NC 28655

MLS Number 3389367

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2006
  • Bathroom 3
  • Full Bath 2
  • Half Bath 1

HUGE PRICE IMPROVEMENT! Motivated Sellers! Cozy, affordable,well maintained cottage with maintenance free brick exterior provides more time to play on the lake. One level living great for retirement or weekend/vacation home! Main floor features great room with exposed beams, gas fireplace, dining area, efficient kitchen,laundry , large master suite opens to airy sunroom. Hardwood flooring throughout main living area.Upstairs features 2 bedrooms, full bath and sitting area /office. Full Unfinished basement (1388 Sq FT) that could Easily be Completed with multiple rooms if extra living space is needed. Deck off of sunroom provides plenty of room to entertain or relax outside. Large wooded lot(owners combined lots 99 & 100). 2 car garage. Deeded boat slip #114 conveys with property. Southpointe amenites include swimming pool, clubhouse,walking trails. Southpointe is only community on Lake James offering city water and city sewer. Close to Morganton for shopping, dining, entertainment

Listed by Dianne Reihl of Lake James Real Estate, Inc

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201 Magnolia Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC201 Magnolia Drive

Price$750,000

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MLS Number 3495335

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1993
  • Bathroom 5
  • Full Bath 4
  • Half Bath 1

Dropped $ 25,000 !!! Beautiful home on Lake James with stunning mountain and lake views and minutes from golf course. Large open design with two full length deck to view lake. Great room with cathedral ceiling and cozy fireplace. Main floor master suite with lake views, large bathroom (large jet tub and walk in shower), and walk-in closet. Beautiful stairs leads to 3 bedroom/2 bath and large attic space for storage. Downstairs 1 bed/1bath, office/den with fireplace, game room with wet bar,storage and equipment room. Custom built one owner home. Listing agent related to owner. Generator, intercom and irrigation system. Priced $290,000 below tax card.

Listed by Crystal Taylor of Rhonda Silver Real Estate Group LLC

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142 Peaceful Ridge Lane Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC142 Peaceful Ridge Lane

Price$390,000

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MLS Number 3513129

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2011
  • Bathroom 3
  • Full Bath 2
  • Half Bath 1

Peaceful Ridge Cabin! Located in Grandview Peaks is this lovely cabin with an open floor plan offering lots of natural light, a large front porch for those peaceful mornings and evenings, a wrap around deck and screened in porch with beautiful mountain views! Inside you will find a large master suite with a large bathroom boasting a large tub, walk in tile shower, toilet room and two vanity areas. Also on the main level is the laundry area and a half bath. Upstairs you will find two additional bedrooms, a full bath and a loft area. The basement is unfinished an offers tons of storage or the potential for additional living space. There is a one car detached garage. Enjoy the amenities offered by Grandview Peaks including a lake with beach, dock, swimming area, fishing, walking trails, waterfall and much more!

Listed by Tami Newman of ERA Mountain View Properties

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29 Lonnie Mack Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC29 Lonnie Mack Drive

Price$254,000

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MLS Number 3505773

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2004
  • Bathroom 2
  • Full Bath 2
  • Bedrooms 2

Nestled perfectly on a wooded 2.07 acre lot in the gated community of Hidden Lake is this exquisite 2 BR/2BA log cabin with oak hardwood flooring, open great room, kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, main level bedroom and bath, upper level loft and master suite. Sit on the front porch or relax on the screened back porch, enjoy the large deck with full privacy or roam around the fenced in wooded area and take in the natural areas with all that nature has to offer. Hidden Lake offers walking trails, a 10 acre lake for canoeing or fishing, a pool with pool house and playground. Located within a short drive to many Blue Ridge Mountain attractions, Lake James, and Asheville. All furnishings and decor will convey.

Listed by Tami Newman of ERA Mountain View Properties

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3752 NC 181 Highway Morganton NC 28655

Morganton, NC3752 NC 181 Highway

Price$265,000

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MLS Number 3550127

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1948
  • Bathroom 3
  • Full Bath 1
  • Half Bath 2

Here's one of the most sought after homes in Burke County. This home was developed by Mr. Evart Braun, one of our own prominent families in the county. The Braun family name is the 22nd most common family name in Germany. This European Style Rock home was planned using Mr. Braun's German lineage. This mini-farm contains 3.173 (Platted) acres with almost 1.5 acres in a fenced-in pasture with a barn and outbuildings. On the main level of the home is the Master Bedroom, Bathroom, Living Rm w/ Fire Place, Kitchen, Formal Dining Rm, and Sitting Parlor. Just outside the main floor is a huge deck for entertaining. The upstairs has three bedrooms and a half bath. The basement has a tile shower, laundry area and plenty of storage. The home is approx. 8 miles to Lake James, Fonta Flora Trail system, and over half million acres of the Pisgah National Forest. Come and enjoy the country life!

Listed by Greg Shuffler of WNC Real Estate at Lake James

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649 S Creek Road Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC649 S Creek Road

Price$165,000

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MLS Number 3572234

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1974
  • Bathroom 2
  • Full Bath 2
  • Bedrooms 3

Ideally located minutes from Lake James, Fonta Flora Trails, South Creek vineyard in the Nebo community. This property offers long range mountain views with a nice, manageable front yard. The main level living room leads into the large kitchen/dining combination and conveniently located to the sliding doors that leads to your pool and grill area. Great for entertaining on the patio area to enjoy your summers. The lower level includes a full shower bathroom, laundry area, wood stove, office space, den/ work out area. The upper level includes 3 bedrooms and a large full bath. New pool liner in 2011 and new roof in 2012, new hot water heater. Call for your showing appointment! 6.9 miles from downtown Marion Main Street

Listed by Rhonda Silver of Rhonda Silver Real Estate Group LLC

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1413 Yellow Fork Trail W Nebo NC 28761

MLS Number 3569695

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2020
  • Bathroom 3
  • Full Bath 3
  • Bedrooms 3

Modern Mountain Rustic designed especially for this lot in the renowned 1780 community. The Tahoe Kitchen Cabin, created by Bruce Johnson Architecture and Lake James Custom Homes is a testament to quality, originality, and function. The large footprint allows for main level living at its finest, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms including noteworthy porches, screened and otherwise, and a magnificent outside fireplace. Vaulted ceilings in the kitchen and living area frame the centerpiece of family enjoyment. Bedroom number three, also known at the "Teenager Zone" allows for spreading out when needed. If you know the 1780 community, you're already familiar with Camp Lake James and all of the other remarkable aspects of the area and Lake James living. Added, this home is in a short term rentable area and is the perfect size and location if an owner felt compelled to do so. Membership to Camp Lake James and a deeded boatslip very closeby are included.

Listed by Bryan Jones and Fletcher Edens of Lake James Team

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1455 Yellow Fork Trail W Nebo NC 28761

MLS Number 3569778

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2020
  • Bathroom 3
  • Full Bath 2
  • Half Bath 1

New construction! If you know this neighborhood, you know the quality and benefits included. Membership to Camp Lake James and a beautiful boatslip nearby for full-time wet storage are yours. Add to that the rarity of being short-term rental capable and this home stands out over the rest. This Cumberland Trace Design by MossCreek comes to over 1600 sf with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths full of upscale features including: conditioned and sealed crawl space, spray foam insulation, wood burning fireplace with gas ignitor, on demand gas water heater, covered front porch and rear screened porch, real stone, fiber board, and poplar bark exterior, CertainTeed lifetime landmark architectural shingles, 8" hardwood floors throughout, exposed timber second floor system, Marsh soft-close cabinetry, and Jeldwen Aluminum clad windows. Come and see!

Listed by Bryan Jones and Fletcher Edens of Lake James Team

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51 Shawn Drive Nebo NC 28762

Nebo, NC51 Shawn Drive, Unit 26&27

Price$135,000

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MLS Number 3570371

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 2002
  • Bathroom 2
  • Full Bath 2
  • Bedrooms 3

So much home for such a low price! Nestled in the woods of the Laurels Community, just minutes from Lake James. This three bedroom, two bath home situated on 3.02 acres, offers a private setting with the convenience of being located between Marion and Morganton, NC. You can sit on your covered front porch and be surrounded by the beauty of nature as you watch wildlife stroll through the front yard, and in less than a 10 mile drive be at a variety of local restaurants and shops. There is an additional storage building on the property that would make an excellent tool shed, workshop or craft room. The property is located at the end of the road which removes any drive through traffic, adding to the serenity of this location. This will make a wonderful home for some lucky family, so don't delay in contacting us to schedule a showing today!

Listed by Curtis Williams and Emilie Burgin of ERA Mountain View Properties

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104 Whitley Road Morganton NC 28655

Morganton, NC104 Whitley Road

Price$142,000

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MLS Number 3565428

  • Residential Single Family
  • Year Built 1980
  • Bathroom 1
  • Full Bath 1
  • Bedrooms 3

Lovely ranch home with a full heated basement, new wood laminate flooring throughout, new title in bathroom, new side steps and 4'x6' deck off kitchen, new shutters purchased that will be installed soon, new seamless guttering and downspouts, and a new roof in 2018. The front yard is beautifully landscaped, and a spacious back yard with a 16' x 18' brick patio that is perfect for entertaining or just kicking back and relaxing awaits you.. This home is convenient to everything Morganton has to offer from the Greenway system (5 minutes) to Lake James State Park (19 minutes); Silver Fork Winery or Catawba Brewing Company; a 7 screen movie theater or Morganton's Farmers Market--whatever suits your fancy. If you want a little more variety, Asheville is only 45 minutes away. More pictures coming soon.

Listed by Lisa Merritt of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage

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