Canton

North Carolina

Welcome to Canton

Nestled amidst the picturesque mountains of North Carolina lies the quaint town of Canton, a gem waiting to be discovered by travelers seeking tranquility and natural beauty. Known for its rich history, scenic landscapes, and welcoming community, Canton offers a delightful retreat for visitors looking to escape the hustle and bustle of urban life.

A Glimpse into Canton’s History

Canton boasts a fascinating history that dates back to the late 19th century when it was primarily known for its thriving paper mills. These mills not only shaped the town’s economy but also its cultural identity, with many of Canton’s residents tracing their lineage to the families who worked in these industries. Today, remnants of this industrial heritage can still be seen, adding a unique charm to the town’s character.

Natural Beauty at Your Doorstep

One of the standout features of Canton is its breathtaking natural surroundings. Situated in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains, the town is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you enjoy hiking along scenic trails, fishing in pristine mountain streams, or simply taking in the panoramic views from one of the many overlooks, Canton offers endless opportunities to connect with nature. Check out Sunburst Swimming Hole, one of WNC’s best swimming holes!

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Charming Downtown and Local Culture

Exploring Canton’s downtown area is like stepping back in time. Here, you’ll find charming storefronts, local eateries serving up delicious Southern cuisine, and a thriving arts scene that showcases the talents of local artisans. The town’s commitment to preserving its historical architecture is evident in its beautifully restored buildings, which provide the perfect backdrop for leisurely strolls and leisurely exploration.

Community Spirit and Hospitality

One of the most endearing aspects of Canton is its strong sense of community. Residents take pride in their town and are known for their warm hospitality towards visitors. Whether you’re attending a local festival, exploring the farmer’s market, or simply chatting with locals at a coffee shop, you’ll quickly feel welcomed into the fabric of Canton’s vibrant community.

Local Attractions and Events

Throughout the year, Canton hosts a variety of events and attractions that showcase its unique culture and heritage. From the annual Mountain Mater Festival celebrating the region’s agricultural roots to live music performances at the historic Colonial Theater, there’s always something happening in Canton to entertain and inspire.

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Plan Your Visit

If you’re considering a visit to Canton, North Carolina, be sure to plan ahead to make the most of your trip. Whether you’re seeking outdoor adventures, historical exploration, or simply a peaceful retreat in the mountains, Canton promises a memorable experience for travelers of all ages and interests.

In conclusion, Canton, North Carolina, offers a delightful blend of natural beauty, rich history, and small-town charm that makes it a hidden gem in the Appalachian Mountains. Whether you’re a history buff, an outdoor enthusiast, or simply seeking a relaxing getaway, Canton invites you to explore its scenic landscapes and welcoming community. Plan your visit today and discover why Canton captures the hearts of all who visit.

FEATURED LISTING

2542 LOVE JOY ROAD
CANTON, NC 28716
$185,000

4th of July Special! This charming All-American 1930 farmhouse has a covered front porch and multiple decks overlooking the barn, fields, the Pigeon River, and mountain views. A simple layout with basic construction provides the best pallet to build on what is already here. Fall in love with the vaulted ceilings, free-standing wood stove, and fenced-in yard. Large primary bedroom leads to private deck. Raised bed gardens, rose bushes, and beautiful old trees that bathe the property with shade. The barn features a poured monolithic slab and a separate second-story storage room. Important investments have already been made, solar panels w battery pack to store energy, a newer metal roof, a new well pump, an electrical upgrade, and a mini-split . 2 seasonal springs bordering the property run back to the Pigeon River. Lake Logan is just around the bend. Peaceful country living in wide open spaces, and many nearby places to explore. This home offers a lot and at a price, you can’t refuse.

Homes for Sale in Canton

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Listings 1 - 91 of 91

4154029
Price: $185,000
2542 Love Joy Road, ,
3 BR, 1 BA, 1276 sqft
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4154029 | Under Contract - No Show
4056092
Price: $2,500,000
228 Chestnut Mountain Road, ,
3 BR, 2.1 BA, 2106 sqft
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ERA Sunburst Realty | MLS # 4056092 | Active
4161329
Price: $2,490,000
355 Johnson Drive, ,
Special Purpose
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4161329 | Active
4161388
Price: $2,490,000
355 Johnson Drive, ,
3 BR, 3 BA, 1828 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4161388 | Active
4088653
Price: $2,295,000
16 Gihon Waters Trail, ,
3 BR, 4.1 BA, 5812 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4088653 | Active
4134065
Price: $1,675,000
76 Sugarbush Lane, ,
6 BR, 5.1 BA, 2135 sqft
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Lusso Realty | MLS # 4134065 | Active
4083977
Price: $1,450,000
9999 Sourwood Road, ,
Subdivision: Blue Ridge Vistas
4 BR, 3 BA, 3766 sqft
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Dwell Realty Group | MLS # 4083977 | Active
4079502
74 Buckeye Cove Road, ,
Price: $1,200,000 (28 acres)
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Asheville-Biltmore Park | MLS # 4079502 | Active
4148140
Price: $1,150,000
Sourwood Road, ,
Subdivision: Blue Ridge Vistas
3 BR, 2 BA, 2613 sqft
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Dwell Realty Group | MLS # 4148140 | Active
4052198
Price: $1,100,000
29 Yarborough Loop, ,
Manufactured Home Park
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Keller Williams Biltmore Village | MLS # 4052198 | Active
4085759
Price: $987,000
30 Cottontail Lane, ,
5 BR, 5 BA, 1857 sqft
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Keller Williams Great Smokies | MLS # 4085759 | Active
4115811
Price: $950,000
505 Main Street, ,
Free Standing Store
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4115811 | Active
3488778
390 Grandview Road, ,
Price: $798,000 (20 acres)
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Engel & Völkers Asheville | MLS # 3488778 | Active
4144586
Price: $793,168
4625 Dutch Cove Road, ,
3 BR, 3 BA, 2321 sqft
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Sell Smart Realty | MLS # 4144586 | Active
4138166
Price: $699,000
144 Oakland Circle, ,
5 BR, 4 BA, 2133 sqft
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Mountain Adventure Realty | MLS # 4138166 | Under Contract - Show
4123752
Price: $697,500
33 Sportsman Drive, ,
4 BR, 3 BA, 2384 sqft
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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage | MLS # 4123752 | Active
4132897
Price: $695,000
234 Deer Run Road, ,
Subdivision: Lost Cove
3 BR, 2.1 BA, 2490 sqft
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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage | MLS # 4132897 | Active
4085483
Price: $645,000
221 Spring Street, ,
3 BR, 3 BA, 2545 sqft
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Southern Sky Realty | MLS # 4085483 | Under Contract - Show
4155216
Price: $599,900
454 Hideaway Drive, ,
Subdivision: Silent Forest
3 BR, 3.1 BA, 1980 sqft
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Premier Sotheby’s International Realty | MLS # 4155216 | Active
4078191
Beaverdam Road, ,
Price: $599,000 (12.5 acres)
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4078191 | Active
4137241
Price: $579,900
173 Academy Street, ,
3 BR, 3 BA, 2489 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4137241 | Active
4122493
Price: $575,000
141 Stiles Road, ,
3 BR, 2 BA, 1668 sqft
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4122493 | Active
4144275
Price: $575,000
42 Church Street, ,
4 BR, 2.1 BA, 2674 sqft
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Coldwell Banker Advantage | MLS # 4144275 | Active
3546432
206 Frog Holler Cove, ,
Price: $535,000 (16.37 acres)
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Century 21 Hi Alta | MLS # 3546432 | Active
4143092
Price: $525,000
290 Garden Lane, ,
Subdivision: J H Plott
3 BR, 1.1 BA, 1646 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4143092 | Under Contract - Show
4132052
Price: $525,000
74 Woodstone Way, ,
Subdivision: The Glade
4 BR, 2.1 BA, 2479 sqft
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EXP Realty Of Northwest NC LLC | MLS # 4132052 | Under Contract - Show
4144419
Price: $525,000
191 Sunset Heights, ,
2 BR, 2 BA, 1984 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4144419 | Active
4155375
Price: $519,111
231 Porters Ridge, ,
2 BR, 2.1 BA, 1520 sqft
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LandCrazy.com Inc | MLS # 4155375 | Active
4079320
Price: $513,000
Viper Drive, ,
Unimproved Commercial
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McGovern Property Management, Inc. | MLS # 4079320 | Active
4152585
Price: $509,000
252 Garden Lane, ,
Subdivision: J H Plott
3 BR, 2 BA, 1450 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4152585 | Active
4146255
Price: $500,000
244 Hillcrest Street, ,
3 BR, 2 BA, 1437 sqft
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Keller Williams Professionals | MLS # 4146255 | Active
4121657
Price: $495,000
360 Cold Creek Road, ,
3 BR, 2 BA, 1482 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4121657 | Active
4038317
Price: $495,000
10 Elbert Burnett Road, ,
3 BR, 3 BA, 2958 sqft
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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage | MLS # 4038317 | Under Contract - Show
4116617
Price: $489,000
13884 Cruso Road, ,
2 BR, 3 BA, 2187 sqft
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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage | MLS # 4116617 | Active
4152895
Price: $475,000
1045 North Canton Road, ,
3 BR, 3 BA, 1508 sqft
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4152895 | Active
4148447
Price: $470,000
4397 Newfound Road, ,
Subdivision: Beaverdam
3 BR, 2 BA, 1788 sqft
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Trailblazer Realty LLC | MLS # 4148447 | Under Contract - Show
4152264
Price: $420,000
571 Paradise Mountain Road, ,
1 BR, 1 BA, 690 sqft
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Keller Williams Professionals | MLS # 4152264 | Active
4103500
Price: $420,000
36 Last Coyote Trail, ,
Subdivision: Coyote Ridge
3 BR, 2 BA, 1604 sqft
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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage | MLS # 4103500 | Active
4155085
Price: $415,000
1219 Burnette Cove Road, ,
3 BR, 1 BA, 1232 sqft
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4155085 | Under Contract - Show
4136072
Price: $399,900
37 Woodruff Street, ,
3 BR, 2 BA, 1463 sqft
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Coldwell Banker Advantage | MLS # 4136072 | Under Contract - Show
4157126
Price: $399,000
112 Mears Avenue, ,
3 BR, 1.1 BA, 1944 sqft
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Keller Williams Professionals | MLS # 4157126 | Under Contract - Show
4141165
Price: $390,000
119 Black Branch Road, ,
2 BR, 2 BA, 1390 sqft
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Whitesell Real Estate Group | MLS # 4141165 | Under Contract - Show
4037637
9999 Lovebird Lane Unit 29, ,
Price: $390,000 (10.04 acres)
Subdivision: The Summit of Asheville
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Walnut Cove Realty/Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks | MLS # 4037637 | Active
4050806
Price: $379,900
492 Scruggs Circle, ,
Subdivision: Beaverdam
4 BR, 2 BA, 920 sqft
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4050806 | Active
4143510
Price: $379,000
3472 Pisgah Drive, ,
Warehouse/Office
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4143510 | Active
4122677
Price: $365,000
9521 Cruso Road, ,
3 BR, 1 BA, 1141 sqft
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Keller Williams Professionals | MLS # 4122677 | Active
4115469
Price: $360,000
101 Carson Street, ,
5 BR, 2 BA, 2196 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4115469 | Active
4143777
Price: $359,000
143 Johnson Street, ,
5 BR, 3 BA, 4370 sqft
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Mark White And Associates | MLS # 4143777 | Under Contract - Show
4146973
Price: $350,000
63 Ford Street, ,
Subdivision: Mountain View Park
3 BR, 2 BA, 2010 sqft
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Keller Williams Professionals | MLS # 4146973 | Active
4147078
Price: $345,000
74 Frank Street, ,
2 BR, 2 BA, 894 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4147078 | Active
4156556
Price: $325,000
112 Forest View Circle, ,
3 BR, 1 BA, 1320 sqft
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Keller Williams Professionals | MLS # 4156556 | Active
4155376
Price: $325,000
15 Spruce Street, ,
2 BR, 2 BA, 1075 sqft
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Heartwood Realty LLC | MLS # 4155376 | Under Contract - Show
4149025
Price: $325,000
6210 Old Clyde Road, ,
Automotive
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4149025 | Active
4157600
Price: $325,000
280 Mingus Street, ,
Subdivision: Greene Hills
3 BR, 1 BA, 1367 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4157600 | Active
4160026
Price: $325,000
573 N Main Street, ,
2 BR, 2 BA, 1541 sqft
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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage | MLS # 4160026 | Under Contract - Show
4079770
989 High Rock View Drive, ,
Price: $325,000 (10.24 acres)
Subdivision: The Summit of Asheville
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Keller Williams Great Smokies | MLS # 4079770 | Active
4037603
9999 Lovebird Lane Unit 28, ,
Price: $320,000 (10.05 acres)
Subdivision: The Summit of Asheville
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Walnut Cove Realty/Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks | MLS # 4037603 | Active
4158124
Price: $315,000
266 N Main Street, ,
2 BR, 1 BA, 920 sqft
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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage | MLS # 4158124 | Active
4029066
Price: $315,000
60 Porters Ridge Unit 3, ,
2 BR, 2 BA, 1024 sqft
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Fathom Realty | MLS # 4029066 | Under Contract - No Show
4148657
Price: $315,000
419 Sunset Circle, ,
4 BR, 2 BA, 1871 sqft
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WEICHERT, Realtors - Unlimited | MLS # 4148657 | Under Contract - Show
4028984
Price: $315,000
60 Porters Ridge Unit 1, ,
2 BR, 2 BA, 1024 sqft
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Fathom Realty | MLS # 4028984 | Under Contract - No Show
4102812
Price: $307,500
211 Garden Lane, ,
Subdivision: J H Plott
3 BR, 2 BA, 1456 sqft
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NextHome PaperTown | MLS # 4102812 | Under Contract - Show
4145086
Kims Cove Road, ,
Price: $299,000 (16.16 acres)
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4145086 | Active
4115528
Price: $295,000
29 Phillips Street, ,
2 BR, 1 BA, 1322 sqft
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Dwell Realty Group | MLS # 4115528 | Under Contract - Show
4143787
Price: $290,000
104 Brown Hollow Road, ,
3 BR, 1 BA, 1250 sqft
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4143787 | Under Contract - Show
4123045
Price: $289,900
2768 Asheville Highway, ,
Food/Beverage
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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage | MLS # 4123045 | Active
4158792
Price: $285,000
8573 Cruso Road, ,
3 BR, 1 BA, 1259 sqft
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Keller Williams Professionals | MLS # 4158792 | Active
4144406
Price: $285,000
52 Winfield Street, ,
2 BR, 1 BA, 1120 sqft
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Costello Real Estate and Investments LLC | MLS # 4144406 | Under Contract - Show
4058451
Lake Logan Road, ,
Price: $284,900 (14.3 acres)
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Waynesville | MLS # 4058451 | Active
4161429
23 Hoot N Holler Lane, ,
Price: $275,000 (1.04 acres)
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Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks Asheville-North | MLS # 4161429 | Active
4160758
Price: $268,000
269 N Main Street, ,
3 BR, 2.1 BA, 2000 sqft
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RE/MAX Elite Realty | MLS # 4160758 | Under Contract - Show
4156507
Price: $265,000
478 Chinquapin Road, ,
3 BR, 1 BA, 1160 sqft
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NextHome PaperTown | MLS # 4156507 | Active
4078232
Carver Cove Road, ,
Price: $250,000 (3.5 acres)
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4078232 | Active
4136254
Price: $250,000
2183 Worley Cove Road, ,
3 BR, 3 BA, 1784 sqft
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4136254 | Under Contract - Show
4076147
Summit View Drive, ,
Price: $249,900 (10.03 acres)
Subdivision: The Summit of Asheville
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Keller Williams Great Smokies | MLS # 4076147 | Active
4107376
19 Terry Ellis Lane, ,
Price: $237,500 (4 acres)
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Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Heritage | MLS # 4107376 | Under Contract - Show
4107652
999 High Rock View Drive Unit 36, ,
Price: $235,000 (10.1 acres)
Subdivision: The Summit of Asheville
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Keller Williams Great Smokies | MLS # 4107652 | Active
4131285
Price: $235,000
30 Beaver Run Unit 12, ,
Subdivision: Northridge
2 BR, 2 BA, 1542 sqft
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Dwell Realty Group | MLS # 4131285 | Under Contract - Show
4073643
High Rock View Drive, ,
Price: $229,000 (10.1 acres)
Subdivision: The Summit of Asheville
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Keller Williams Great Smokies | MLS # 4073643 | Active
3932963
99999 Sourwood Road, ,
Price: $225,000 (7.46 acres)
Subdivision: Blue Ridge Vistas
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Dwell Realty Group | MLS # 3932963 | Active
4078280
High Rock View Drive Unit 32, ,
Price: $221,400 (10.19 acres)
Subdivision: The Summit of Asheville
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Fathom Realty | MLS # 4078280 | Active
4143446
Price: $219,000
13 Valley Street, ,
2 BR, 1 BA, 810 sqft
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4143446 | Active
4104655
986 High View Drive Unit 46, ,
Price: $216,000 (10.49 acres)
Subdivision: The Summit of Asheville
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Dwell Realty Group | MLS # 4104655 | Active
4072859
Price: $215,000
301 Matthew Lane, ,
Subdivision: Grand View Acres
3 BR, 2 BA, 1440 sqft
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NextHome PaperTown | MLS # 4072859 | Under Contract - Show
4061840
Laurel Drive, ,
Price: $205,000 (11.92 acres)
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NextHome PaperTown | MLS # 4061840 | Under Contract - Show
4121217
Macs High Road, ,
Price: $200,000 (54.71 acres)
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Keller Williams Great Smokies | MLS # 4121217 | Active
4115241
48 Houdini Trail, ,
Price: $200,000 (18.23 acres)
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Keller Williams Professionals | MLS # 4115241 | Under Contract - Show
3865467
Country Club Drive Unit C-18, ,
Price: $200,000 (0.6 acres)
Subdivision: Springdale Estates
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Springdale Realty, LLC | MLS # 3865467 | Active
4127270
8 Worley Cove Road Unit 8, ,
Price: $199,000 (13.69 acres)
Subdivision: Mccracken Property
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 4127270 | Active
4024783
99999 Buckeye Cove Road, ,
Price: $199,000 (2.48 acres)
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NAI Allen Tate Beverly-Hanks Commercial | MLS # 4024783 | Active
3898650
Scout Trail Unit 14, ,
Price: $199,000 (2.32 acres)
Subdivision: The River at Shining Rock
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Coldwell Banker Advantage | MLS # 3898650 | Active

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