Sunset Point at Lake James
As the name suggests, this cozy gated community on Lake James affords beautiful western mountain views. Sunset Point has 50 home sites, and is covenant restricted with minimum square footage requirements. On the north central part of the Lake, it is between Marion and Morganton in McDowell County.
The gated Sunset Point neighborhood spans two peninsulas on the north shore of Lake James. Sunset Point offers complete immersion into Mother Nature and magnificent mountain views. Imagine custom homes on waterfront lots nestling into the forests with fantastic daily views of the water and mountains.
Set in McDowell County, Sunset Point is approximately 20 minutes north of charming Marion. It has a rural Nebo address. Ashville is less than an hour away; Charlotte International Airport is about 90 minutes.
Details – Sunset Point Real Estate
Sunset Point composes large treed lots with breathtaking vistas of the mountains and lake. Lots range from three-quarters acre to over 5 acres. Larger lots may accommodate more than one home. Most are waterfront lots. Prices for vacant lots range up to $300,000.
Several lots now house custom homes by top builders. Architectural guidelines ensure long term property values in the pristine neighborhood. Deed restrictions assure a high quality natural environment.
Minimal HOA dues cover maintenance of the park-like community areas and streets. Amenities in Sunset Point include a private community picnic area, pavilion, and a pond. Properties are accessible via paved private maintained roads, secure gated access, water mains.
Streets include Sunset Point Parkway, Bear Hollow Court, Big Tree Way, Mt. Mitchell View Court, Otter Cove Court, and Mountain Vista Court.
Lake James promises generations of relaxing days and evenings with family and friends. It straddles McDowell and Burke counties with 6,812-acres of deep waters that anchor the stunning Appalachian peaks. The lake extends over 15 miles and 150 miles of shoreline composed of alcoves, inlets, and peninsulas.
Water recreation reigns at Lake James where people enjoy boating, sailing, and fishing. Bear Creek Marina on the lake is near Sunset Point. Lovely private beaches and those at Lake James State Park encourage swimming. The lake accommodates all types of skiing.
Also, a growing trail system traverses the forests near the water’s edge. Close by are all kinds of trails, Pisgah National Forest and Linville Gorge, and Catawba River.
Marion/Nebo NC Communities
Enticing shops and eateries, galleries, live theater, and community events make Marion a great community to call home. Marion meets visitors traveling to the Blue Ridge Mountains. Her charming small town lifestyle and low cost of living have singled out Marion on the list of Best Places to Retire.
Public school students attend Nebo Elementary, East McDowell Middle, and McDowell High School. Private and parochial schools and McDowell Early College are in the area.
Take Interstate 40 to Exit 86. Go north on Highway 226N/221N. Turning right on Hankins Road, then left on Lake James Road and continue about 9 miles. Turn right on Sunset Point Parkway.
Bear Cliff, Black Forest, 1780, and Old Wildlife Club subdivisions are also on the NW side of the lake.
For more information about real estate in Sunset Point, 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.)