Montreat homes are for those seeking mountain area retreat type rustic homes in a gorgeous area next to Black Mountain and just outside of the Asheville NC area. Montreat homes have been popular since early days when Monks traveled to the Montreat NC area to take vacations and retreats to re-energize themselves. Call Green Mountain Realty at 828.215.9064 for Montreat area homes, land and real estate.
A luxury tree canopy experience nestled in the mountains of Western North Carolina, this architectural stunner is waiting for you. Located in Montreat, just a few minutes to Black Mountain and only 20 minutes to Asheville. This property has been a very successful vacation rental for 5 years with additional opportunities for housing a long-term renter, or a Bed & Breakfast. The main level offers an open concept with large windows that truly make one feel part of the tree canopy and provides mountain views in winter. Hardwood floors salvaged from the Sales Bleachery in Asheville. Screened back porch for your bugless dinner parties. Chef's dream kitchen with large island and walk-in pantry. Stone fireplaces. Lower level is a fully functioning apartment with a separate address and the separate garage/studio is ready to help you navigate any project or additional overnight guest.
Listed by Rosie Johnson and Ali Whitman of GreyBeard Realty
Welcome to "Higher Ground," a rare Montreat offering of newer construction on a flat lot just a short walk from the Montreat Conference Center and trail system (Greybeard Trailhead)! This beautiful craftsman home offers so many features rarely found in Montreat - open floorplan with vaulted ceilings, lots of natural light, indoor and outdoor fireplaces, large kitchen, 2 main level bedrooms (including master suite), and incredible lower level with 2nd kitchen and living room, and an elevator. There are 2 driveways - one at the lower level and one at the main level (plus a 2-car garage) to accommodate plenty of guests and family. This home is set up perfectly to be the home where your family makes memories for years (or generations!). Sit on the back deck with outdoor fireplace and enjoy the sounds of Flat Creek just about 100 feet away! Radiant heat floors in lower level. Generous storage/mechanical room (approx. 308 square feet). Seller is interested in a leaseback through October.
Being presented for the first time on the market, this quaint cottage boasts a storied past and offers an exceptional opportunity. As the original home of the late Billy Graham and his wife, the late Ruth, history is evident throughout. The family purchased the home in the 1940s and resided here during Graham's monumental movements, including The Los Angeles Crusade. While still under the ownership of Graham's daughter Ruth, the residence has served as a vacation rental and invites guests to experience the life and legacy of the famous evangelist. Comprised of four bedrooms and two baths within two levels of living space, the cottage exudes warmth and comfort while maintaining its historic appeal. Just down the road awaits the vibrant village of Montreat, infused with breathtaking beauty and ample amenities for outdoor recreation. This hidden gem is a chance to own a piece of history. No drive-bys, please. Showings being scheduled between 7/19-22. ALL OFFERS TO BE REVIEWED ON 7/23.
Listed by Brian Etheridge of Premier Sothebys International Realty
Looking for that small town in which to retire, live, or invest? Montreat offers an abundance of protected forest with hiking trails and a small town atmosphere. All of this, plus it has the amenities of an incorporated town. This house is a one owner and is original to its build in 1988. It can be seen as a spacious home with modern construction that can be modified to fit your lifestyle, or, to move in as-is. All one level living with easy main level access. BR's, Kitchen, Laundry, LR...everything on one level. Home has 3BR and 3BA, but has also been used as a 2BR, 2BA with a separate efficiency apt. The driveway and ample parking are remarkably flat for Montreat. Currently, the full unfinished basement has a garage, shop, and rough-in plumbing with easy ground level access. Basement could be converted to add significant living space. There is a large backyard that backs up to gently sloping town-owned space that has been used as a community garden. Wonderful covered front porch.
Listed by Matt Ashley of Matt Ashley Real Estate LLC
Escape to this traditional ranch-style home that has a warm cabin feel; one-level living is very comfortable and relaxing. It has been a successful retreat for this family and short-term rental for years, serving the Montreat Retreat community. Well-maintained with a newly renovated bath. There are lots of gathering spaces with two covered patios that open up to the great room filled with plenty of ambient lighting, complementing the wood-beamed ceiling. The home features a split bedroom floor plan with a desirable flow. A functional, spacious bonus room is also a pass-through to the main bedroom. The garage currently has a ramp to get into the house. The bright, white kitchen is essentially open to the great room with abundant light. Ask about the roadside paved walking trail that starts at Kanawha Dr. and goes all the way to Montreat waterfall! Have a seat and feel the possibilities here. No showings July 24-31, house is rented.
Listed by Ben Pruette of Premier Sothebys International Realty