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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349 Nadias Ridge, Nebo, NC 28761

Price$224,000

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MLS Number 3426664

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type 1 Story
  • Year Built 1964
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bedrooms 3

Peaceful and private setting with views of the mountains from this updated ranch home on 5 acres just minutes from Lake James. Living room and dining/keeping room with knotty pine paneling and stone fireplaces. Master with full bath and 2 generous sized bedrooms with hall bath. Enjoy the views of the mountains while you wash your dishes! Lower level game room with woodstove, laundry room with half bath and huge pantry. Lots of space for gardening, animals and kids! Outbuildings for storage. New carpet 2018, metal roof and well pressure tank/filtration system in 2017, new windows and updated bathrooms 2011. Private gravel has shared maintenance. Tractor negotiable. Three years of cut firewood on property!

Listed by Polly Leadbetter of Lake James Real Estate, Inc

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Old Fort Office
78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
Office: 828-668-6077

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2793 Campbells, Nebo, NC 28761

MLS Number 3424102

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type 1.5 Story
  • Year Built 2018
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bedrooms 3

Ground breaking August 2018!! Known as the Campside Cabin, this plan is the perfect blend of getaway and comfort. First, note the beautiful mountain view from the homesite. Then take a look at the location that allows for a very short walk to Camp Lake James, the areas amenity and Lakeside Adventure Center and a connection to private trails leading to the areas best miles of hiking and mountain biking trials, the Hully Gully pond, and Lake James waterfront. Your deeded boat slip is included and is located just around the bend. The home itself is a mountain treasure that brings large gathering space, large porches, and a bathroom for every bedroom as it's attributes. Complete your purchase contract early in the construction and you can make upgrades or change decisions as you go along! Short-term rentable! Camp Lake James membership privelages are also included.

Listed by Bryan Jones and Fletcher Edens of Lake James Team

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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2133 Browning View, Morganton, NC 28655

MLS Number 3424486

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type 1 Story
  • Year Built 2016
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bedrooms 6

Charming cabin in the woods. Built in 2016, this energy efficient home is the perfect getaway. Just minutes from Lake James, with privacy and few restrictions. Two bedrooms, each with private, full bath. Open great room has pine flooring, kitchen with island seating. Mini split plus woodstove for heat and AC. Pine paneled walls. Laundry room with hookups. Full length covered front porch. Hardiboard exterior for low maintenance. Approximately 3 acres with additional acreage available

Listed by Polly Leadbetter of Lake James Real Estate, Inc

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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5076 Lighthouse, Morganton, NC 28655

Price$1,450,000

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MLS Number 3418235

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type 2 Story/Basement
  • Year Built 2002
  • Bathroom 5
  • Bedrooms 7

For the Connoisseurs of life, you will love this stately custom home in Southpoint at Lake James. Offering lakefront living on an amazing landscaped lot! Gracious open floor plan with a two story great room, full gourmet kitchen with breakfast area, den with wet bar, formal sitting and dining. Upstairs you will find gracious bedrooms sizes and room for your guest. The lower level offers a recreation area with den, kitchen, Bedrooms and bath of options and a kitchen. Gentle steps to the lake and your own dock. Sip in the beautiful surroundings from the multiple outdoor living options. Private lakefront living.

Listed by Marilyn Wright of Premier Sotheby's Int'l Realty

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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278 Scenic Overlook, Nebo, NC 28761

Price$425,000

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MLS Number 3418408

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type 1.5 Story/Basement
  • Year Built 2012
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bedrooms 3

Exquisite breathtaking VIEWS from the custom built home in the quiet and peaceful community of Grandview Peaks! You will marvel at the gorgeous landscape to be enjoyed from the multiple covered decks, and screened porch. The interior is perfectly thought out with nothing left to be desired, from the custom cabinetry, granite counter tops, large master suite, and half bath on the main level to the upper level loft with it's own covered porch. The upper level also boasts two bedrooms and a full bath. The lower level is perfect for your office, recreation room, or den. Multiple doors on each level lead to multiple outdoor spaces for spending time gazing at the views or strolling through the flower garden. You will also enjoy the common area lake and pavilion and walking trail within the community!

Listed by Tami Newman of ERA Mountain View Properties

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Old Fort Office
78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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Nebo, NC 28761

Price$99,750

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MLS Number 3417341

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type Modular Home
  • Year Built 2006
  • Bathroom 1
  • Bedrooms 1

Own A Tiny Home -- 1 bedroom (plus sleeping loft), 1 full bath park model log home. This cabin is located on Lot #7 in Black Bear Campground on beautiful Lake James. This cabin is designed for efficiency in a compact space. It features open living room with vaulted ceilings & kitchen with full size appliances, about 800 sq ft of storage under the home, kayak storage, on demand water heater, gas grill . The living room has a gas fireplace that adds to the appeal. The loft allows for additional sleeping space and storage. A nice 420 sq ft covered & shaded porch with lake view and an entertaining space with designated fire pit are there for your outdoor enjoyment. The lot lease/HOA $2800 yr & includes water, sewer, trash pickup, pool access, free laundry access, tennis courts, and club house. Hey, no RE taxes and no mowing.

Listed by Teresa Sigmon of Joanne Howle Realty

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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1792 Southpointe, Morganton, NC 28655

Price$986,000

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MLS Number 3415754

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type Other
  • Year Built 2001
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bedrooms 4

Meticulously maintained waterfront home with sparkling sandy beach and deep water dock and gazebo. Beautiful Lake James State Park and long water views from almost every room in the house! Light and bright great room with built ins. Open kitchen and breakfast area. Spacious main level master and bath with large walk in closet and door to upper level deck. Large office and laundry room on main. Finished lower level has family room 3 bedrooms and full bath. Two interior storage rooms and outside storage for lake toys. Many updates include HVAC and new hot water 2018, Bosch dishwasher 2017 and new aluminum dock 2016. Extensive landscaping and shoreline stabilization with natural granite stone. Two levels of decks capture the views. Two car garage with cabinetry and storage above that could be converted to living space. ecurity system and fiber optic internet service. Southpointe community has state maintained roads, community pool and walking trails.

Listed by Polly Leadbetter of Lake James Real Estate, Inc

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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270 Scenic Overlook, Nebo, NC 28761

Price$370,000

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MLS Number 3410779

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type Other
  • Year Built 2011
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bedrooms 3

Looking for SPECTACULAR Mountain Views? Your search JUST ended! This exceptional "Turn Key" Log Cabin is situated in the gorgeous gated community of Grandview Peaks. The views from this property are unparalleled with any other properties around WNC. Sip your coffee and watch the sunrise from a rocking chair on the back porch that overlooks multiple layers of mtns. Enjoy the cool shade of the front porch while hummingbirds put on a show for you. That's what a busy day looks like at this aptly named Scenic Overlook Drive house. Home features nearly 3000 square foot & contains 3 BR, 2 BTH, 2 half BTHS. Finished BSMT features completely open and unobstructed square footage for a multiple game room atmosphere. The community features nice walking trails, a beautiful water fall, commons area with pavilion and lake! All furnishings stay!

Listed by Chelsi Poteat and Jacque Mentink of ERA Mountain View Properties

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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255 Magnolia, Nebo, NC 28761

MLS Number 3390974

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type 1 Story Basement
  • Year Built 2002
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bedrooms 3

Classic elegance with mountain and waterfront views of beautiful Lake James. Enjoy this very spacious grand residence with significant fine details on a gently sloping lot right down to the water. The gourmet kitchen has lovely granite counters and copious cabinet space. Master on Main, marble fireplace in Living Room, multiple built-ins, wide entry porch and 3-car garage with covered walkway. There are two full length decks with stunning water and mountain views and a delightful screened porch off the kitchen. The walk-out basement provides a 2nd living area complete with a full kitchen. Whether inviting friends and family for a weekend on the water or finding your forever home, this mountain lake treasure is the perfect retreat.

Listed by Thomas McKay of Pinnacle Sothebys International Realty

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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2002 Old Wildlife Club, Nebo, NC 28761

Price$1,499,000

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MLS Number 3409659

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type 1.5 Story/Basement
  • Year Built 2008
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bedrooms 4

Meticulously maintained waterfront home in Old Wildlife Club @ Lake James. Cozy great room w/ stone, gas FP & built ins, open & casual dining & custom kitchen w/ reclaimed barn wood cabinetry & view of Shortoff Mountain. Main level master w/ attached office area, master bath w/ double sinks, large walk in tiled shower & air jet soaking tub. Upper level features private guest/bunk room w/ bath. Both levels have wide plan wood flooring and stained wood interior walls. Lower level has office, family room & guest room w/ full bath. Stained concrete w/ radiant floor heating. Additional heated/cooled workshop area. 2 car OS garage w/ private guest suite above not included in HSF. Basement garage workshop w/ garage door for lake toys, hobbies or storage. includes full bath and kitchenette. Exterior has landscaping with stone walls and lower level patio with fire pit. Easy walk to dock with ipe decking, water, power & wifi! See all custom features on attached list. All furnishings available.

Listed by Polly Leadbetter of Lake James Real Estate, Inc

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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26 Indian Trace, Nebo, NC 28761

Price$359,900

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MLS Number 3406675

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type 1.5 Story/Basement
  • Year Built 2009
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bedrooms 3

Enjoy the peace and tranquility of the surrounding forest in this custom log home in Pisgah Preserve on the north side of Lake James. Relax in the great room by the fire or the wrap around deck with stunning views of Shortoff Mountain and the Blue Ridge. Master suite is located on the second floor with a private balcony and loft overlooking the great room. Spacious kitchen and 2nd bedroom and bath on main level. Lower level is completely finished with 3rd bedroom and bath, family game room and large laundry with storage. Exterior of home is log and poplar bark. Pisgah Preserve at Lake James is minutes to public boat ramp and marina, where you can launch your boat and enjoy Lake James. Portion of property located in Burke Co-record #59829/PIN 1-94-6-101

Listed by Denice Rechtiene of Lake James Real Estate, Inc

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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6012 Holiday Shores, Nebo, NC 28761

Price$342,500

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MLS Number 3402735

  • Residential Single Family
  • Property Sub Type 2 Story/Basement
  • Year Built 1991
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bedrooms 4

MOTIVATED SELLERS!!! Beautifully updated, extremely well maintained Rustic/Chic Log home in desirable Holiday Shores on Lake James, the cleanest lake in North Carolina! Cozy great room with beamed ceilings and stone fireplace, dining area, chefs kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances, jenn-air gas range, main level bedroom with full bath, and first floor laundry. Second level features large master suite, vaulted beamed ceilings, ceramic tile bath with dual vanities, and two additional bedrooms and Bath. Unfinished basement with garage door for easy outside access and work shop. Breeze way leads to two car garage, with stairs for additional second story storage. Covered front porch with beautiful lake and mountain views! Enjoy the hammock on a lazy afternoon or sit by the fire pit and enjoy the lake views. Exterior stained July 2018,new roof 2013

Listed by Dianne Reihl of Lake James Real Estate, Inc

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78 Catawba Ave
Old Fort NC, 28762
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