This mature Lake James residential community has over 30 home sites averaging about an acre each. Started in 1993, Laurel Pointe is covenant restricted with minimum sq. footage, vinyl and wood-sided homes. Interior sites have community boat slips. Located on the south central part of Lake James, it is approximately 12 miles from Morganton in Burke County. Laurel Point is nearly built out, however just a few open lots are still available.
Scenic Lake James real estate in the Laurel Pointe subdivision makes a great choice. These are smaller homes beyond Lake James Campground on the south central side of the lake.
Laurel Pointe extols a relaxing lakeside lifestyle. Think canoeing and fishing, s’mores around the campfire, and splendid sunsets. Stroll the meadows or mountain trails.
Laurel Pointe is located between the Asheville (50 minutes) and Charlotte (90 minutes). Within 20 minutes are the inviting small towns of Morganton and Marion. Morganton lies in Burke County and Marion in McDowell County. Both communities feature favorite eateries and shops, museums, and culture plus fun activities. Medical facilities, classes, organizations, and programs.
Details – Real Estate Laurel Pointe
Laurel Pointe’s 30 home sites (approximately 0.5 to 1 acres) opened up in 1993. Waterfront and interior properties all access the waters. Interior sites access community boat slips. The covenant restricted subdivision still includes a few open lots.
Contemporary cottage and cabin style homes in Laurel Pointe feature 3-4 bedrooms. A number are modest ranch style vacation homes with basements and outdoor living spaces. Homes built before the year 2000 are predominant, many upgraded. Wood and vinyl exteriors add to the lakeside appeal in Laurel Pointe.
Average home prices are about $400,000. Properties on the market today range from $250,000 to $500,000.
Streets include Laurel Pointe Drive and Hemlock Court.
North Carolina lake living at its best. Established in 1916, the lake comprises 6,812 acres at the base of Linville Gorge. This is no small lake. It offers 150 miles of shoreline and stretches 15 miles. The centerpiece is beautiful Lake James State Park.
Lake activities include boating, sailing, jet skiing, water skiing, swimming, tubing, and diving. There are four public boat launches and the Bear Creek Marina.
Burke County School District serves the area. Glen Alpine Elementary School, Table Rock Middle School, and Freedom High School.
From Morganton, take Interstate 40 W to Exit 94. Turn right on Dysartsville road. Turn left on U.S. 70. Turn right on Bridgewater Road and left on Benfields Landing Road. Turn right on Laurel Point Drive.
For more information about Lake James lots and homes in Laurel Pointe, don’t hesitate to call Lake James Real Estate, Inc 828-584-9999 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for a personal tour of the lake and its communities – on foot or by boat. We’d be happy to show you around. (Hey, we’re always looking for an excuse to get out on the Lake.)