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Waterfront Homes for Sale Near Asheville, NC

Explore waterfront homes for sale near Asheville, NC from Beverly-Hanks REALTORS®. Western North Carolina is home to some of the most beautiful landscapes in the country. It’s the perfect area to find lakefront real estate and riverfront property for sale. Founded in 1976, Beverly-Hanks has extensive knowledge and background information for all that Western North Carolina real estate has to offer. We have agents specializing in waterfront property throughout the greater Asheville and Western North Carolina area.

Waterfront real estate in our Western North Carolina lake communities provides the best setting and backdrop for an active retirement, summer vacations and pleasant year-round living. In addition to lakes, fly fishing enthusiasts will love the many riverfront properties available in the area as well.

Looking to build on undeveloped land? We can help there too. We have many pieces of land available, should you choose to build. View all waterfront properties in Western North Carolina below and continue scrolling to learn about a few of our favorite lake communities:

Lake Houses for Sale Near Asheville, NC

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Lake James Real Estate:

Lake James is a large reservoir straddling the border of Burke and McDowell counties. With over 150 miles of shoreline, the lake offers numerous recreational activities to visitors and locals alike. Housing development has been considerable since the 1980s so there are plenty of lake houses for sale on and near Lake James.

Homes for Sale on Lake Lure:

Lake Lure is probably the most known lake in the greater Asheville area because its neighboring town was named after the lake. Every year, Lake Lure attracts 1,000s of tourists from across North America and abroad. A resort community within Western North Carolina, Lake Lure offers numerous outdoor activities both on the water and off. Browse lakefront houses below and visit our community page to see all Lake Lure real estate options we have to offer.

Real Estate in Lake Summit, NC:

About 7 miles south of Hendersonville, NC you’ll find Lake Summit. With just 10 miles of shoreline, it’s not as big as the other lakes we’ve covered but it offers trademark Western North Carolina beauty nonetheless. Although non-residents do have limited access to the lake, it is more easily accessible through resident’s private docks making it a little quieter than other lakes in the area. See all lake homes available on Lake Summit below.

Lake Toxaway Real Estate:

The largest private lake in Western North Carolina, Lake Toxaway is located between Brevard, NC and Cashiers, NC in Transylvania County. It offers 14 miles of shoreline and is one of the cleanest lakes in the region. Residents can enjoy the lake via kayak, canoe, paddleboard or an evening cruise. View lakefront homes available on Lake Toxaway and see why such names as the Rockefellers, Fords and Edisons were drawn to the area.

Riverfront Property in Western North Carolina:

In addition to lake houses, the greater Asheville area offers stunning riverfront property for sale. A number of rivers run through Western North Carolina that are great for outdoor activities such as fly fishing, kayaking, canoeing, rafting or tubing. Local rivers include the French Broad river which is the 3rd oldest river in the world and runs through Asheville, the Catawba River featuring the picturesque Catawba Falls waterfalls, Mills River after which the city of Mills River, NC was named and a number of others. With so many options, now is the perfect time to browse riverfront homes for sale with Beverly-Hanks.


2434 Waterfront Homes in Western North Carolina

190 Caddy Lane in Lake Lure, NC 28746 - MLS# 3798227
3 bed  ·  1/1 ba  ·  1302 Hsq ft  ·  0.89 acr

$659,500

190 Caddy Lane
Lake Lure 28746

Captivating views of Lake Lure with the forever wild Chimney Rock State Park Mountains as a backdrop. Build your dream home on this enchanting prop ...

MLS# 3798227 - Active
Listed by Pinnacle Sothebys International Realty


0 Johnson Bridge Road #Lot #1 in Hickory, NC 28602 - MLS# 3798600
1.23 acr

$19,900

0 Johnson Bridge Road #Lot #1
Hickory 28602

Hard to find building lot on paved road w/public water available for under $20,000. This 1.23 acre lot is just minutes to I-40 and boast approx 189' ...

MLS# 3798600 - Active
Listed by Coldwell Banker Newton RE


81 Muscadine Lane in Waynesville, NC 28786 - MLS# 3799259
4 bed  ·  3/1 ba  ·  3988 Hsq ft  ·  1.6 acr

$925,000

81 Muscadine Lane
Waynesville 28786

Stunning log masterpiece with outstanding timber framing and beams in sought-after Villages of Plott Creek. 4 bedrooms including primary bedroom on ...

MLS# 3799259 - Active
Listed by Fathom Realty


264 Brookridge Drive in Forest City, NC 28043 - MLS# 3799515
5 bed  ·  3/1 ba  ·  3730 Hsq ft  ·  13.22 acr

$850,000

264 Brookridge Drive
Forest City 28043

A hidden gem at the end of a private road in a well established neighborhood. Beautiful custom built brick home on 13 acres with a 2.5 acre pond and ...

MLS# 3799515 - Active
Listed by RE/MAX Select


278 State Hwy 80 N Highway in Burnsville, NC 28714 - MLS# 3799720
6 bed  ·  2/1 ba  ·  2096 Hsq ft  ·  6.95 acr

$399,700

278 State Hwy 80 N Highway
Burnsville 28714

Unique opportunity to own 2 CREEKFRONT cottages,with a large 2 story garage/outbuilding, on 6.95 acres! Close to new 4 lane 19E, Minutes to Burnsvil ...

MLS# 3799720 - Active
Listed by Thurston Associates


0 Silverglen Way #32 in Hendersonville, NC 28792 - MLS# 3799797
5.5 acr

$67,500

0 Silverglen Way #32
Hendersonville 28792

5.5 Acres Located in desirable Silverglen community with Cascading Waterfalls and stunning mountain views once cleared. Community is located about 1 ...

MLS# 3799797 - Active
Listed by Sell Your Home Services LLC


0 Johnson Bridge Road #Lot 2 in Hickory, NC 28602 - MLS# 3799809
1.35 acr

$19,900

0 Johnson Bridge Road #Lot 2
Hickory 28602

Hard to find building lot on paved road w/public water available for under $20,000. This 1.35 acre lot is just minutes to I-40 and boast approx 280' ...

MLS# 3799809 - Active
Listed by Coldwell Banker Newton RE


1692 Country Club Drive in Canton, NC 28716 - MLS# 3793414
2 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  2148 Hsq ft  ·  0.39 acr

$489,000

1692 Country Club Drive
Canton 28716

This beautiful 2 Bed, 2 Bath wood & stone home is a hidden gem in Springdale Country Club. One step through the front door offers panoramic views o ...

MLS# 3793414 - Active
Listed by Springdale Realty, LLC


437 Nuthatch Lane in Franklin, NC 28734 - MLS# 3794709
1 bed  ·  1 ba  ·  1072 Hsq ft  ·  1 acr

$189,000

437 Nuthatch Lane
Franklin 28734

What a charming converted barn/cottage! Here you will find a stream with views & privacy located on a low maintenance acre of picturesque land. You ...

MLS# 3794709 - Active
Listed by Ivester Jackson Blackstream


623 Board Tree Road in Marshall, NC 28753 - MLS# 3794894
2 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  1828 Hsq ft  ·  1.48 acr

$379,000

623 Board Tree Road
Marshall 28753

ONE LEVEL PRIVATE COUNTRY COTTAGE & ADORABLE TINY HOME IN MARSHALL! This 2012 open concept custom home is simply charming w/red oak kitchen cabinets ...

MLS# 3794894 - Active
Listed by French Broad Real Estate Co.


00 Eagle Roost Road in Maggie Valley, NC 28751 - MLS# 3797450
151 acr

$50,000

00 Eagle Roost Road
Maggie Valley 28751

Corner Lot - 1.51 acres, views of Maggie Valley with clearing. Very active stream on adjacent property across the road. Home could be built to ove ...

MLS# 3797450 - Active
Listed by RE/MAX Executive


1201 Merrimon Avenue in Asheville, NC 28804 - MLS# 3797598
3 bed  ·  3/1 ba  ·  0.35 acr

$1,100,000

1201 Merrimon Avenue
Asheville 28804

Very rare offering for the discerning home buyer in North Asheville's desirable Beaver Lake. The perfect blend of indoor and outdoor living awaits i ...

MLS# 3797598 - Active
Listed by EXP Realty LLC


9999 Rocky Knob Road in Fairview, NC 28730 - MLS# 3799217
22.895 acr

$395,000

9999 Rocky Knob Road
Fairview 28730

The property is a 24.487 acre piece represented as Parcel #3 in the preliminary survey in the attached photos. It lies along the ridge parallel to R ...

MLS# 3799217 - Active
Listed by Fathom Realty


9999 Rocky Knob Road in Fairview, NC 28730 - MLS# 3799218
10.183 acr

$215,000

9999 Rocky Knob Road
Fairview 28730

The property is a 10.183 acre piece represented in the preliminary survey in the attached photos. It lies along the ridge parallel to Rocky Knob Roa ...

MLS# 3799218 - Active
Listed by Fathom Realty


4904 Whitson Branch Road in Green Mountain, NC 28740 - MLS# 3799234
2 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  832 Hsq ft  ·  60 acr

$1,300,000

4904 Whitson Branch Road
Green Mountain 28740

Once in a lifetime a property as magical as this comes along! Beautiful 60 acre mountain oasis & amazing riverside glamping destination overlooking ...

MLS# 3799234 - Active
Listed by Real Property People


4904 Whitson Branch Road in Green Mountain, NC 28740 - MLS# 3799238
60 acr

$1,300,000

4904 Whitson Branch Road
Green Mountain 28740

Once in a lifetime a property as magical as this comes along! Beautiful 60 acre mountain oasis & amazing riverside Glamping Destination overlooking ...

MLS# 3799238 - Active
Listed by Real Property People


V/l Mountain Lookout Drive #092 in Bostic, NC 28018 - MLS# 3799355
8 acr

$40,000

V/l Mountain Lookout Drive #092
Bostic 28018

Wooded lot in peaceful Golden Valley Estates. 8 acres with year round running creek and multiple waterfalls. Beautiful mountain view with some clear ...

MLS# 3799355 - Active
Listed by Asheworth Group WNC Real Estate LLC


2008 Old Wildlife Club Drive in Nebo, NC 28761 - MLS# 3799486
4 bed  ·  3/1 ba  ·  3954 Hsq ft  ·  1.59 acr

$2,725,000

2008 Old Wildlife Club Drive
Nebo 28761

Do you know that iconic Lake James view from the tip of Old Wildlife Club? It's the one where you have a direct look at sun-soaked Shortoff Mountai ...

MLS# 3799486 - Active
Listed by Keller Williams Mooresville