Enjoy unparalleled views of Lake James from any of the six residential lake lots in this intimate gated community of Laurel Ridge. Situated on a high ridge overlooking the Linville Gorge and new State Park land, all the home sites are nearly one acre in size. Community boat slips are a short walk away. Laurel Ridge is on the southeast side of the Lake, approximately 10 miles from Morganton in Burke County.
Laurel Ridge is indeed the place for your lake house. Laurel Ridge extols the fabulous foothill setting on the water facing the Blue Ridge Mountains. The quintessential vistas are yours from a private peninsula on the far eastern side of Lake James near Mimosa Boat Landing. The exquisite NC lake property is 11 miles west of Morganton, North Carolina.
Part of the Catawba River system, Lake James is full of discovery. Hundreds of inlets along 150 miles of shoreline are yours to scope out. There are 10.2 square miles of surface water. Venture by land or water over to nearby Linville Gorge, Pisgah National Forest, Mt. Mitchell, Lake James State Park any day of the week. Within minutes, you will find snow skiing, snowboarding, tubing, sledding, bicycle trails, and America’s Scenic Byway.
Details – Laurel Ridge at Lake James
Laurel Ridge offers 6 estate-sized lots on the waterfront. Parcels range from about three-quarters of an acre to over one acre. Prices range from $500,000 to $1 million.
The homeowner’s association manages the subdivision, pays insurance, maintains the grounds, and ensures lake protections. Curb and gutters are installed. Public water and electric are accessible from each property.
All homes are on a non-through paved street, Laurel Ridge Court.
Amenities – Laurel Ridge
Laurel Ridge waterfront lots lend themselves to decades of enjoyment. So build a personal dock, launch your boat or watercraft, ski, swim, fish, and sit out on your very own deck with friends and family.
Morganton is an important historic city of about 20,000 residents. The welcoming community rolls out the red carpet for visitors coming to see the picturesque surroundings any time of the year. There are interesting shops, great restaurants, museums, antique stores, galleries, and cultural attractions such as live theater—all available in the pleasing historic district. A Best Place to Raise a Family and to Retire, Morganton is home to almost 20,000 residents.
Families are served by Burke County School District at Glen Alpine Elementary, Table Rock Middle School, and Freedom High School. Private and parochial schools and colleges are also in the area.
From Morganton, take Highway 181. Turn left on Frank Whisnant Road. Turn right on Highway 126. Turn left on Powerhouse Road and continue past Mimosa Boat Landing. Turn right on Laurel Ridge Court.
Laurel Ridge is located approximately 40 minutes east of Asheville Airport and 90 minutes west of Charlotte International Airport.
For more information about Lake James lots and homes in Laurel Ridge, 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.)