You will find many timber frame homes
for sale in the luxury home developments here in the Asheville NC
area. Some of the best timber frame home builders
are located here in the mountains of Western North Carolina. Timber frame homes
were the way homes were built in the 1800s and all the way up till the early 1900s prior to saw mills popping up everywhere making dimensional lumber a very common building material for single family homes. Large timbers serve as the structural shell of the home and are joined with pegs or dowels. The large exposed wood beams are then visible on the inside of the home and are beautiful to the occupants of these homes. Timber frame homes
are high quality homes
that are built to last for generations.
Timber frame homes are gorgeous
When you walk into a custom timber frame home
you will immediately be impressed by the craftsmanship that went into the building of the home. Most timber frame homes are either designed by an experienced timber frame architect
or a designer that works for the timber frame shell manufacturing company. Timber frame shells are usually sold as part of the total land home package that a qualified builder will put together and sell to clients. Home prices for custom timber frame homes will vary in price from about $150 per square foot to around as much as $500 per foot depending upon the level of craftsmanship and finishes that go into the home. There are many timber frame companies doing business in the Asheville NC area such as Timberpeg and Sloan Mills just to name a few.
Asheville NC Timber Frame Homes
Timber frame homes are high quality
Timber frame homes
are usually high quality, high end luxury homes
with many of these homes costing well over one million dollars here in the Asheville area. When saw mills and new home construction techniques evolved in the early 1900s people quit building timber frame homes because most home owners wanted less expensive and quickly built homes. Timber frame homes
are a lost art and are some of the most gorgeous homes
you will ever see in these beautiful mountains. Just imagine coming home to your mountain top in your custom timber frame home complete with massive stone fireplaces, granite gourmet kitchens and open vaulted exposed wood beam ceilings.
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, land, and real estate.