While there are many areas in the County that can provide the homeowner with seclusion and total privacy, there are also many areas that engender a sense of community. While not totally inclusive, the neighborhoods below are an excellent representation of a variety of different communities that newcomers to Transylvania County might choose to explore. Please feel free to contact me if I can provide any additional information on any of these neighborhoods or if I can provide you with relocation information.
City of Brevard : If you like all the creature comforts of city living, the city of Brevard is the place to look. With a population just over 7,000 you are only 25 minutes from the Asheville airport, 35 minutes from downtown Asheville and only 20 minutes from Hendersonville. Many homes offer walking proximity to the downtown business area and Brevard College. View Listings
Burlingame: Located in Sapphire, NC about 30 minutes west of Brevard, the community encompasses an impeccably kept, top-ranked, private 18 hole championship golf course, glistening lake, tennis courts and woods bursting with mountain laurel. The Horsepasture River flows freely and easily along the boundary of this 322 acre low density community. View Listings
Connestee Falls: A planned gated residential 4000 acre community located 6 miles south of Brevard. The semi-private golf course is a challenging mountain course set amid an undisturbed natural setting. The community also provides many other amenities, like the Overlook Clubhouse, a wellness center, bocce court, walking track, tennis courts, swimming pool, 4 stocked lakes, boating and hiking trails. View Listings
Deerlake Village: A planned community within the city limits of Brevard, the community has private homes, condominiums and over 350 residents. The 38-acre Nature Conservancy includes a private lake and several private walking trails. The common elements include a lap swimming pool, a clubhouse, a recreation area and beautifully landscaped parks. View Listings
Eagle Lake: A mountain community, 5 miles outside of Brevard NC, just a short drive to Pisgah National Forest and Dupont State Forest. An area of prestigious homes with a 30 acre mountain trout lake. Community amenities include boating, fishing, swimming with a dock, sand beach, bath house with restrooms and showers and picnic facility. View Listings
French Broad Place: Uniting urban architecture with Brevard’s historic downtown. Each residence offers spacious interiors with one, two or three bedroom floor plans appointed with private balconies overlooking Brevard and the Blue Ridge Mountains. French Broad Place will exceed your expectations for quality, mountain living in a downtown setting. View Listings
Glen Canon: 10 minutes from Brevard, a community with gently rolling terrain, wooded landscape, and the flowing creeks and waterfalls combine to create a beautiful backdrop for this mountain community. This development is a great choice for year round or seasonal living. View Listings
Indian Lake Estates: A private, 200 acre restricted community located in Lake Toxaway, NC. There are two lakes on the property: Rainbow Lake, which covers approximately two acres and Indian Lake which covers 12 acres. The community has its own water system managed by a local water company. There are four miles of paved roads maintained year round. View Listings
Lake Toxaway: One of the most beautiful destinations in the country & the largest private lake in North Carolina. This special place has been a private refuge of some of America's best known business leaders including Henry Ford, Harry Firestone, and Thomas Edison. Enjoy the award winning Greystone Inn, the re-designed private championship golf course, beautiful club and the pristine lake. View Listings
Sequoyah Woods: Cedar Mountain private community with a lake and waterfall for the use of the residents, is located just south of the Connestee Falls area. This community provides a scenic route from North Carolina to South Carolina on Highway 276. This area is a very quiet and peaceful community that offers a beautiful view to any homeowner. View Listings
Sherwood Forest: A residential community, comprised of 200 homes, situated on one thousand forested acres in southern Transylvania County. As an Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, residents place a high priority on maintaining the natural environment and preserving native species of both plants and animals.
Stone's Lake: Located in scenic Cedar Mountain, it has long been an area of pristine natural beauty. Encompassing 580 acres, Stone's Lake offers 3 lakes, numerous waterfalls, mature trees, and long range views. Just minutes to Dupont State Forest, this is one of Transylvania County's finest communities.
Straus Park: An upscale community in the City of Brevard. Straus Park features 35 acres of green space, 15 acres of meadow parks, 5 acre lake, clay tennis courts, clubhouse, swimming pool and miles of trails. 3 minutes to the Pisgah National Forest & 15 to the DuPont State Park and Asheville airport. 3 minutes to historic Downtown Brevard’s famous restaurants and shops. View Listings
Whiskey Creek: Located 6 miles south of Brevard, it has 2 separate developments. Lovely mountain community with most homes on large lots. 15 minutes to Dupont State Forest, 15 minutes to downtown Brevard and 20 minutes to Pisgah National Forest. Elevations range between 2,500 feet and 3,000 feet. Perfect for year round or getaway living.
Pisgah Forest Estates