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Historic Homes & Neighborhoods in Asheville & Buncombe County

Asheville Historic HomesLooking for a historic home in Asheville or other community in Buncombe County? Do you love the idea of living in a Victorian house with a wraparound porch or a sprawling mid-century ranch with original features? Here, you’ll find the past, perfected: an array of historic homes for sale in Asheville and the surrounding areas built prior to 1945, in a range of popular styles. Real estate in Asheville is in high demand thanks to the combination of quaint neighborhoods and a thriving economy and culture.

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4 Fox Den Road Asheville NC 28805

Asheville, NC4 Fox Den Road

Price$284,500

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number CAR3787981

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Square Feet 1189
  • Acreage 0.34

Own a piece of history in the mountain community off Riceville, just 7 miles northeast of downtown Asheville. The beautiful rural setting combines the perfect balance of prime proximity to amenities with privacy. This original farmhouse is a sacred place, and you can feel it. Bursting with character this home features hardy and mature crepe myrtles and 100-year-old tulip trees, a covered rocking chair front porch, and a fenced-in yard with mountain views. Heated sunroom addition, beautiful light fixtures, a full pantry, pine flooring, and built-in cabinets in the large bathroom are just some of the charming features you will fall in love with. You are minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway and excellent restaurants and shopping. For outdoor enthusiasts, the Warren Wilson Trails, Shope Creek Trailhead, and nearby creeks and waterfalls offer the full range of activities. Home inspection available upon request. Bonus room upstairs includes additional SF not heated.

Listed by Alexandra Schrank of RE/MAX Executive

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8 Enka Orchard Street Candler NC 28715

Candler, NC8 Enka Orchard Street

Price$250,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number CAR3769392

  • Residential
  • Square Feet 903
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Acreage 0.21

Welcome home to beautiful Historic Enka Village. Original hardwood floors throughout, spacious kitchen and three bedrooms, or one bedroom could be used as a dining room. This home offers lots of natural light and is completely cozy. The back deck offers lovely views of the mountains year round and could be expanded to make an even larger outdoor living area. The backyard is completely fenced to keep your doggies in and the back alley provides access to additional parking. Enka Village offers sidewalks, street lights and a one time opportunity to purchase a pass to Biltmore (Enka) Lake amenities. Enka Village is located in Asheville City Limits and does not allow Short Term Rentals.

Listed by Cami Silver of Ivester Jackson Blackstream

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144 Clingman Avenue Asheville NC 28801

Asheville, NC144 Clingman Avenue

Price$330,000

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MLS Number CAR3788569

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Square Feet 832
  • Acreage 0.09

Charming 1920 bungalow in a vibrant Asheville neighborhood. Walk to River Arts, local parks, Historic West Asheville and Downtown Asheville. Create a backyard oasis on the large back deck, with plenty of room for entertaining. Character abounds with original hardwood floors, wood stove, and artistic additions. Open living room, 2 good-sized bedrooms, bath, laundry/bonus space. 2016 roof and heat pump. Renovated bungalows like this rarely come on the market.

Listed by Marsha Geisler Neese of Beverly-Hanks,Executive Park

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259 Westwood Place Asheville NC 28806

Asheville, NC259 Westwood Place

Price$595,000

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MLS Number CAR3787908

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Square Feet 1167
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Acreage 0.31

Lovingly restored home nestled in desirable West Asheville. Just up the hill from New Belgium Brewing, the FB Greenway & River Arts District. This home comes w/ potential to subdivide the lot and an airbnb! With Haywood Rd just around the corner you will never need to leave your neighborhood again! Make this your single family home w/ in law suite or keep it as an airbnb for additional income. Home is ready with updated electrical, beautifully refinished floors, new refrigerator, new roof in 2018, and fresh exterior paint. The mature landscape and well established trees bring the woods to your backyard. Natural light throughout the year, amazing sunrises off the back porch and back bedroom, plus many creative updates. Obtainable year round views of downtown! Attached airbnb with solid income history & RM8 zoning on .31 acre lot with access on Richland Street makes this home an excellent investment opportunity. Buyer to verify splitting lot and building plans with the city.

Listed by Lauren Eaddy of Keller Williams Professionals

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74 Saint Dunstans Circle Asheville NC 28803

MLS Number CAR3788191

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 3
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Square Feet 2469
  • Acreage 0.16

Beautiful 2-story home with basement in beloved Kenilworth! This elegant estate sits in one of Asheville's most coveted locations just minutes to Biltmore Village and downtown amenities. Inside and out, this home emanates classic style and unique character. The main floor touts a large living room with magnificent built-ins and a wood-burning fireplace. The sunroom could make a terrific office, study, or playroom. The spacious kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances, double farmhouse sink, butcher block countertops, and incredible style! Huge dining room has French doors opening to living room. 4 bedrooms and 2 baths on upper level are spacious and accommodating. 2nd wood-burning fireplace in upper bedroom. Enjoy the sylvan surroundings from the patio. The back screened-in porch with skylights grants glimpses of stunning mountain views between the trees. Amazing opportunity! Located in the Saint Dunstans Historic District.

Listed by Matt Tavener and Ashley Payne of Keller Williams Professionals

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77 Ben Owenby Road Fairview NC 28730

Fairview, NC77 Ben Owenby Road

Price$375,000

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MLS Number CAR3785865

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Square Feet 1379
  • Acreage 2.6

Meet the sweetest farmhouse you ever did see! Nestled on 2.6 acres with vast mountain views, this 2-br/2-ba bungalow touts a stunning open floor plan with eye-catching features such as sliding barn door, stacked-stone fireplace, vaulted ceiling, and beautiful wood flooring. Fantastic kitchen has stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar, and terrific cabinet space. Spacious primary bedroom on main! Enjoy sweeping mountain views from the fire pit! This property includes detached 2-car garage, 4-stall barn, and 3 distinct fenced pastures. New water heater in 2021. Great location less than 20 mins to downtown Asheville!

Listed by Matt Tavener of Keller Williams Professionals

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185 Macon Avenue Asheville NC 28804

MLS Number CAR3786639

  • Condo
  • Property SubType CONDOMINIUM
  • MLS Status Active
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Bedrooms 2

Prime location on Macon Avenue in one of Asheville's most desirable, in-town neighborhoods - This fully restored, one-level, corner unit condominium in Longchamps Chateau is one block from the Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa. The two bed/two bath split plan with original red oak flooring features custom kitchen cabinetry with pull-out pantry, built-in wine fridge, and ample granite counter space. Gas fireplace with beautiful period detail is a focal point in main living area. Large primary bedroom suite and bath has a walk-in closet, Carrara marble shower, double vanity, soaking tub, and views overlooking the secret garden. Large windows on three sides provide natural light throughout the day. Great as your full-time residence, or convenient lock-and-go get away! Onsite parking and easy access to public transportation, Charlotte Street's midtown shopping and restaurant district, downtown, and the Blue Ridge Parkway make this the perfect place for enjoying all Asheville has to offer.

Listed by Mike Davis of Lantern Realty & Development LLC

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48 North Street Asheville NC 28801

Asheville, NC48 North Street

Price$345,000

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Active With Contract

MLS Number CAR3785912

  • Residential
  • Square Feet 927
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Acreage 0.12

Wonderful bungalow in the 5 Points neighborhood close to downtown Asheville, the greenway, forested trails, and UNCA. This light filled home has 1920's charm with newly refinished original hardwood floors, freshly painted exterior and a wood burning fireplace. Updated kitchen, bathroom with a claw foot tub and newer windows throughout. Updated gas furnace, attic and large basement space for storage. Sit on the rocking chair front porch, make friends with your neighbors and enjoy a perfect location for everything that Asheville has to offer.

Listed by Dara DeBoer-Schwalje of Blue Ridge Properties Group

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21 Upland Road Asheville NC 28804

Asheville, NC21 Upland Road

Price$374,900

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MLS Number CAR3784439

  • Residential
  • Square Feet 1277
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Acreage 0.52

BEAVERDAM / NORTH ASHEVILLE COMMUNITY! Amazing opportunity to live in the highly sought after Beaverdam community of North Asheville. This home sits on 0.52 acres and offers a spacious living area, outdoor patio/ deck for entertaining, and an in-ground pool. Potential to have a second lot (to be confirmed by buyers agent). Pool has not been opened in approximately 3 years. Home is being sold "AS IS".

Listed by Renee Chandley-Reeves of Nest Realty Asheville

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147 Edgewood Road S Asheville NC 28803

Asheville, NC147 Edgewood Road S

Price$225,000

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MLS Number CAR3783972

  • Residential
  • Square Feet 1109
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Acreage 0.33

This charming little home needs work inside and is waiting on your touches! Some TLC is needed. Great location with easy access to Sweeten Creek and I-40. The lot may allow for a second home behind the existing one.

Listed by Victoria Blanche of Keller Williams Elite Realty

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17 Ledbetter Road Arden NC 28704

Arden, NC17 Ledbetter Road

Price$1,250,000

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MLS Number CAR3787447

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 4
  • Square Feet 2248
  • Bedrooms 6
  • Acreage 13.8

Rare opportunity for those seeking land in South Asheville across the French Broad from Biltmore Park Square. A beautifully wooded 13.8+/- acre portion of land with 2 natural spring heads and two residential properties on site. Property is located just outside of the city limits of Asheville, NC. The opportunities with this property are endless. Adjoining lot PIN: 964408855300000 (0.61 acres added into listing) second residence is a log cabin with 2 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms which are added into the total bed/bath count in listing.

Listed by Chris Fundanish and Ryan Simpson of Mountain Oak Properties

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710 Marietta Street Asheville NC 28803

Asheville, NC710 Marietta Street

Price$385,000

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MLS Number CAR3772874

  • Residential
  • Bathrooms 3
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Square Feet 1478
  • Acreage 0.16

Own a part of Asheville history! "Pete's Cottage" is a Marietta Street treasure originally built by local carpenter Clarence "Pete" Taylor in the 1940's as a garage/workshop and rental apartment on a larger early 20th century property. Lovingly converted in 2003 into a 4 BR/3 BA home while retaining its unique charm and character. Features an open kitchen/dining/living space with primary suite on the main level, and additional bedrooms, baths, laundry, sitting area, and covered side porch upstairs. The fenced and landscaped yard with pond/fountain is a private oasis in the city on a quiet, tree-lined historic street. Conveniently located 1 mile from Biltmore Village and 3 miles from downtown Asheville. This home would work well for multiple living situations, including income producing homestay potential with upstairs or downstairs suites. Note 4th bedroom ceiling height is slightly under 7'. Shed and fish in pond convey with sale. More history available at the house if interested!

Listed by Bobbi Holland of Nest Realty Asheville

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