Nestled in North Carolina’s scenic Blue Ridge Mountains lies a town riddled with architectural history, from the dome-topped Basilica of Saint Lawrence to the 19th century Biltmore estate commissioned by one of America’s best-known families. With a vibrant arts scene, historic downtown shops and eateries, plus breathtaking mountain views, there is a lot to love about Asheville, North Carolina. But is it the right spot to buy a vacation home? We did some digging and found the best homes for around $1 million. What we uncover may surprise you.
Biltmore Forest Beauty On 1.3-Acres For $1.09M
This exquisite five-bedroom, four-full-and-one-half-bathroom estate is ideally situated on 1.3 acres of pristine Biltmore Forest.
Bright and airy with 3,722 square feet, it’s the perfect home for entertaining or enjoying nature-filled views from the flagstone patio.
A gracious living area with wet bar and fireplace make for the perfect Asheville retreat.
The updated kitchen is ideal for the home chef, outfitted with built-in stainless steel appliances, sleek granite countertops, and a charming dining area with picture windows.
But nothing beats the stunning master suite and richly appointed bath.
And the guest suites are equally charming…
With proximity to Biltmore Forest Country Club, Biltmore Village, and Downtown Asheville, you’ll live close to the city but with a private secluded feel at home.
125 Stuyvesant Road, Asheville, North Carolina, is listed by Abby Strohofer with Coldwell Banker King for $1.099 million.
Reems Creek Valley And Blue Ridge Mountain View Contemporary For $1.05M
Have you always wanted to live on top of a mountain? Well now is your chance. Enjoy million-dollar views from this extraordinary contemporary estate, perched high above Asheville!
Three bedrooms, two-full-and-one-half-bathrooms, and over 3,000 square feet offer a comfortable place to make memories and reconnect with nature.
Low maintenance and well maintained, it’s billed as the “perfect lock-and-leave home” for those on the go.
Luxurious finishes, walls of windows, and expansive terraces boasting panoramic mountain views, make this an idyllic Asheville escape. They don’t call it leisure mountain road for nothing!
128 Leisure Mountain Road, Asheville, North Carolina is listed by Libby Mijanovich with Beverly-Hanks & Associates for $1.05 million.
1928 French Normandy Estate With Guest Cottage For $915K
If it’s history and charm you’re after, this French Normandy gem might do the trick.
It’s outfitted with a generous floor plan and historic details, yet updated for today’s buyers.
Five bedrooms, three full and one half bathrooms, and over 3,000 square feet are ideal for hosting during the holidays or celebrating family events.
A charming 682-square-foot guest cottage is mere steps away and makes a convenient mother-in-law suite.
We love the gorgeous hardwood floors, bead-board accents, and abundance of natural light. Plus, the heavily treed 0.62-acre lot offers the ultimate in privacy with exceptional views and an expansive deck to take it all in.
40 Forest Road, Asheville, North Carolina is listed by Ann Horne with Re/Max Executive for $915,000.
Which million-dollar Asheville home would you choose? We would love to hear in the comments. Take a look at past second home coverage in Asheville here.