The Arbor at Lake James Real Estate

One of the largest and grandest subdivisions on Lake James, The Arbor at Lake James is a beautifully-maintained neighborhood that promises a safe, secure, and stress-free environment where residents can engage socially while supporting and serving their local community. Along with manicured common areas and open spaces, there is very little noise and pollution, and you’re surrounded by some of the tallest mountains on the East Coast, including Mount Mitchell, Dobson’s Knob, and Shortoff which contributes to the overall sense of tranquility.

 The Arbor at Lake James is a covenant-protected community and offers a variety amenities including boat docks (with single and double boat slips available for slip owners and their guests that may be sold, rented, or exchanged with other landowners), gated community boat storage facility for boats and trailers, an electronic gated entrance, paved roads, nearby horse trails, and a lakefront pavilion used for community activities such as Happy Hours on Fridays, Chili Dinner each October and the Lake James Clean-up each Spring. This neighborhood truly has it all!

Below you will find currently available real estate for sale in The Arbor at Lake James development near Lake James in North Carolina. Create an account to save your favorite homes near The Arbor at Lake James and to receive email notifications when similar properties become available. Contact GreyBeard Realty to schedule a showing or if you have any questions. 

39 High Trail Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC39 High Trail Drive

Price$58,000

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MLS Number CAR4107813

  • Land
  • Acreage 3.77
  • County McDowell

Beautiful corner lot in private gated community on Lake James that includes its own boat slip! 3.77 acres sits between Larkhaven Drive and Turning Leaf Drive with multiple access points for a creative build site. Great location to walk to the community pavilion, firepit and your own boat slip. New high-end construction occurring within the community. Nearby you can walk the Fonta Flora Trails and visit the State Park. Easy access to Marion and Asheville. Short Term Rentals allowed.

Listed by Sarah Howell of Mosaic Community Lifestyle Realty

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Federal 30-year interest rate: 6.9% last updated on Feb 22, 2024
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Tbd Waters Edge Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NCTbd Waters Edge Drive

Price$89,900

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MLS Number CAR4101526

  • Land
  • Acreage 2.23
  • County McDowell

Elevate your living experience by crafting your dream residence or peaceful lake retreat on the elevated 2.23-acre plot within The Arbor at Lake James. This property boasts an advantageous elevation, presenting stunning panoramic views of the mountains! After looking at the map, you can picture your new home nestled far from the road, providing an oasis with sunset views casting over the majestic mountains and Lake James. With just over half an acre of flat, buildable land, you have a lot of tremendous building options to choose from. With a minimum of 1800 square feet required, you can build big, or you can be conservative with a smaller footprint. The Arbor, an exclusive gated waterfront community, offers premium amenities, including community boat slips, scenic hiking trails, secure boat/RV storage, and inviting spaces for social gatherings. Immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty of Lake James and turn Waters Edge into your home today.

Listed by Patrick Brooks of Keller Williams Professionals

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444 Dockside Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC444 Dockside Drive

Price$54,900

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MLS Number CAR4001282

  • Land
  • Acreage 0.57
  • County McDowell

Deeded Boat Slip #31 with Great Interior lot located close to the rear gate. Sloped perfectly for a walkout basement and views of the lake and mountains. The lot is wooded for privacy and above road grade. Can be a vacation/2nd residence or your forever home! Well and septic needed. Priced well under tax value!! The Arbor has gated entrance, low HOA dues, a fenced boat/trailer parking area, community trails and community pavilion area with a huge stone fireplace, picnic tables and grills, and paved roads and underground utilities. Just minutes from Marion and I-40, or Morganton in the opposite direction. Owner financing available.

Listed by Allen Curtis of C Shane Cook & Associates

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536 Harborside Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC536 Harborside Drive

Price$1,325,000

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MLS Number CAR4091321

  • Residential
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathroom 3
  • Square Feet 2,762
  • Acreage 0.67

This home was designed for people to spread out and enjoy themselves. Three bedrooms, a bonus room and media room, along with two spacious indoor living areas, two decks that wrap around the back of the house, a gazebo and a boat house. You can tell this was one of the first houses built in The Arbor because the lot was able to be cleared of trees all the way down to the water so the house has views of the lake from almost every room. Located less than two hours from Charlotte, less than an hour from Asheville, and only 15 minutes to Historic downtown Marion.

Listed by GreyBeard Realty

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Tbd Larkhaven Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NCTbd Larkhaven Drive

Price$54,900

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MLS Number CAR4089846

  • Land
  • Acreage 1.66
  • County McDowell

This 1.66 acre lot in The Arbor at Lake James has views of your own private woods! You won't want to miss this one! Priced well below tax value of $75,000. Want to be near Lake James and all of the outdoor activities the area has to offer? Fonta Flora trail, Lake James State Park, Linville Gorge, Little Switzerland, all within minutes from this neighborhood. Only 1.5 hours to Charlotte and 1 hour to Asheville. The Arbor offers community area with fireplace and bathrooms, walking trails and boat storage. You can also rent a boat slip from another owner. Build your own vacation home and have the ability to short term rent it when not there. You can have it all with the location of this lot!

Listed by Melissa Plemmons of EXP Realty LLC Ballantyne

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Lot 4 Waters Edge Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NCLot 4 Waters Edge Drive

Price$149,000

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MLS Number CAR4087958

  • Land
  • Acreage 0.71
  • County McDowell

Come to the Arbor waterfront development on Lake James, this lot has water views and is within walking distance of the smaller and better deeded slips. this does include slip #1 on the slips that are individual slips, no 2 boats in each slip. The best access is to use the second gate and come straight, located just before the curve, just walk out of your house and across the road to the walkway to the slips.

Listed by Matt Buchanan of Keller Williams Unified

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152 Dockside Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC152 Dockside Drive

Price$110,000

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MLS Number CAR4086187

  • Land
  • Acreage 0.84
  • County McDowell

Discover the perfect blend of serenity and convenience with this exceptional 0.84-acre corner lot near the shores of Lake James. Nestled in a tranquil setting, this property offers a prime opportunity for those seeking a lakeside lifestyle in a gated community. Conveniently located 10 minutes from Marion and less than an hour away from downtown Asheville! Imagine building your dream home or vacation retreat in this peaceful neighborhood, surrounded by the natural beauty of the area. Enjoy easy access to the lake and take advantage of the beautiful pavilion and bathroom area conveniently located right next to the boat slip, providing residents with a comfortable and inviting space to relax by the water. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of Lake James paradise on this picturesque corner lot.

Listed by Jesse Pruitt of EXP Realty LLC Asheville

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281 Cappecino Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC281 Cappecino Drive

Price$26,000

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MLS Number CAR4086944

  • Land
  • Acreage 1.06
  • County McDowell

Beautiful sloping interior lake lot in The Arbor at Lake James. Perfect location for vacation home or residence. Walking trails and community area in private, gated community. Well needed, septic needed. This lot does not have a deeded boat slip in the community dock but slips are available for purchase for ~$15,000 from HOA. Less than 10 minutes to downtown Marion shopping, restaurants and breweries.

Listed by Monica Wakefield of Engel & Volkers Foothills Lake James

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1191 High Trail Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC1191 High Trail Drive

Price$1,299,999

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MLS Number CAR4077453

  • Residential
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathroom 4
  • Square Feet 2,516
  • Acreage 1.81

Magnificent waterfront home on beautiful Lake James voted as one of the cleanest lakes in the US. This home is perfect top to bottom offering year-round lake & mountain views. Step inside the beautiful foyer and fall in love w/ the rustic yet modern decor under the soaring ceilings w/open concept living room, dining, & kitchen. Spacious master on the main w/ fireplace & impressive master bath that includes a free-standing soaker tub. Downstairs find 2 more bedrooms w/ private baths of ample size, another living room w/ fireplace, wet bar w/ fridge, laundry area, & poured patio. Detached garage & partial wrap around porch (lg. sitting area) w/ gorgeous fireplace & prof. landscaping. Will be sold with w/high-end furnishings throughout. If this will be your 2nd home this community allows vacation rentals & this property has a great rental history! The home has its own personal log. aluminum dock w/ platform area, lift, and arm system. Located less than 45 mins from Morganton & Asheville.

Listed by Christie Leonard of WNC Real Estate at Lake James

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137 Cappuccino Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC137 Cappuccino Drive

Price$38,500

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MLS Number CAR4075602

  • Land
  • Acreage 1.19
  • County McDowell

Welcome to The Arbor at Lake James! The Arbor was designed to be a natural setting with trees, hiking and walking trails, wildlife such as birds, deer and foxes, distant Mountain views and all of this on the southwest edge of picturesque Lake James. The community area offers a lovely Pavillion area to enjoy time with family and friends complete with fireplace, seating, grills, and access to Lake James. This lot has over 500 ft of road frontage on a curve. With a gentle slope in the back, you could easily build on a walk-out basement. It's a very nice lot and would make a great spot for a primary residence or a vacation home.

Listed by Nicole Palmer of Realty Executives of Hickory

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96 Winghaven Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC96 Winghaven Drive

Price$39,000

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MLS Number CAR3837600

  • Land
  • Acreage 1.19
  • County McDowell

Huge price drop! Must walk out onto flat building zone and see this view. Sellers are ready to let this one go. You will not find another water view for this price on Lake James. Beautiful water and mountain views from this relatively flat building zone on a ridge line overlooking Lake James. If you'll stand still for a moment and listen you may hear the audible creek running in the gully opposite the lake. Note the easy driveway access with road grade entry to the building area. Superior topography make this lot easier for building and a great choice for usable land and outdoor living space. The Arbor on Lake James is a gated community that allows short term rentals, includes a waterfront gathering area, hiking trails, and a secure RV and boat storage area. Community boatslips may be rented from other community members if you own property in The Arbor. Expired 3 bedroom septic permit on file.

Listed by Fletcher Edens and Bryan Jones of Keller Williams Unified

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00 Waters Edge Drive Nebo NC 28761

Nebo, NC00 Waters Edge Drive

Price$79,900

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MLS Number CAR4073753

  • Land
  • Acreage 2.08
  • County McDowell

Just over two-acre lot in The Arbor at Lake James with gorgeous mountain views! You won't want to miss this one! Flat area to build the house of your dreams and look out at the gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains from your own living room. Want to be near Lake James and all of the outdoor activities the area has to offer? Fonta Flora trail, Lake James State Park, Linville Gorge, Little Switzerland, all within minutes from this neighborhood. Only 1.5 hours to Charlotte and 1 hour to Asheville. The Arbor offers community area with fireplace and bathrooms, walking trails and boat storage. You can also rent a boat slip from another owner. Build your own vacation home and have the ability to short term rent it when not there. You can have it all with the location of this lot!

Listed by Melissa Plemmons of EXP Realty LLC Ballantyne

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