1017 S Turkey Creek Road in Leicester, NC 28748
Closed Price $850,000
Long range views from virtually every room in the house! This custom home offers quality and fine finishes on 5.8 acres. The main level features tongue and groove ceilings, wide plank hardwoods and tile. Step out onto your big private deck, enjoy the lush trees, take in the long range mountain views and listen to the creek. Prepare meals and entertain in your chef's kitchen boasting cabinetry, granite counters, stainless appliances and a large island. Relax by the fireplace in the beautiful living room before retiring for the night. Your master suite allows single level living and offers a sumptuous bath with views, a giant walk in shower and closet. Additional bedrooms are generously sized. Lower level: a family room, full bath, a wet bar and enormous rec room -- with views from every room except the bath. Just 30 minutes to the center of downtown Asheville.
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Directions: Easiest directions is to follow your GPS. Otherwise from downtown Asheville, take Patton Ave west and turn right onto New Leicester Hwy. Turn left onto Newfound Rd. Turn right onto Morgan Branch Rd. Turn right onto Potato Branch Rd. Sharp left onto S Turkey Creek Rd. Property will be on the right.
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- High School: Clyde A Erwin
- Middle School: Clyde A Erwin
- Elementary School: Leicester/Eblen
The unincorporated community of Leicester generally flies under the radar compared to bustling West Asheville or charming Weaverville. Even so, they’ve seen a 16% growth in population since 2000, making it a great place to discover and live for those in the know.
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Originally called Turkey Creek, the Leicester community was founded in 1829 with the establishment of a local post office. Frontiersman Leicester Chapman, an early Postmaster of that office, renamed the area for his own namesake, the Earl of Leicester. Today, the bucolic community is filled with local farms, artisans, and nature lovers who enjoy the quiet mountain views.
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LEICESTER REAL ESTATE IS ALL ABOUT LOCATION:
Leicester offers many amenities nearby or within minutes, including public, private, and charter schools; an extensive county library system; access to state-of-the-art medical facilities, including Mission Hospital, the largest in the region; and innumerable shopping, entertainment, and dining options. Leicester is also conveniently located near the Pisgah National Forest, as well as near the Blue Ridge Parkway, a sightseer's and cyclist's haven.
West Asheville: 17 minutes
Downtown Asheville: 22 minutes
Marshall: 22 minutes
Weaverville: 22 minutes
Canton: 23 minutes
Candler: 25 minutes
Asheville Regional Airport: 33 minutes
ABOUT BUNCOMBE COUNTY, NC:
Asheville is the largest city in Western North Carolina, but surrounding towns and neighborhoods in Buncombe County like Leicester offer small-town flair and varied amenities. The four-season temperate climate with average snowfall of only 13 inches makes year-round living easy. Average elevation is 2,165 feet above sea level with surrounding mountain elevations of up to 6,685 feet at Mount Mitchell, the highest peak east of the Mississippi River. Because of this broad range of elevations and corresponding climates and plant growth, the area is one of the most biodiverse in the United States and the world.
LEICESTER TAX RATES (2017):
Tax rates are per $100 of assessed valuation.
Leicester: $ 0.6790
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