Communities in Cashiers, North Carolina
Cashiers contains some of the most exclusive neighborhoods in Western North Carolina, with distinctive homes amid rich forests, sparkling lakes and expansive mountain views. We invite you to visit Cashiers and fall in love with this one-of-a-kind community, as so many families have done before you.
Cashiers is home to the High Hampton Inn and Country Club, which is open to the public. Cashiers is also home to several private golf and country clubs — Mountaintop Golf and Lake Club, Trillium Links, and Wade Hampton Golf Club. Read more about golf courses and country clubs on the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau.
Silver Creek Real Estate Group has included below a list of some of Cashiers' most exciting communities and subdivisions. Contact a Silver Creek broker today to begin your quest for the perfect vacation home, real estate investment or your "heirloom" dream home, a home that will be passed down from generation to generation, in the spirit of the pioneers who first settled here.
Tucked away on heavily wooded lots, with a charming outdoor fireplace at the heart of the community, lie the lovely cottages of Arrowhead. This exclusive gated community is conveniently located at the edge of Cashiers along Highway 107, providing residents with the tranquility that has become synonymous with life in the Blue Ridge Mountains, as well as easy access to the upscale dining and shopping district of Cashiers, North Carolina. Each home is unique, boasting stone accents, vaulted ceilings, oversized screened porches, flexible floor plans and masters on main. The two- and three-bedroom cottages, designed by prominent Carolina architects Meyer-Greeson-Paullin-Benson, are the perfect fit for the dedicated entertainer or the peaceful weekender. The cottages at Arrowhead border the renowned communities of Wade Hampton and Chattooga Club.
Big Sheepcliff is one of our Featured Communities. Learn more about Big Sheepcliff.
Like most communities along the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau, Cedar Creek is rich in history and abundant in prestigious, highly sought-after subdivisions. Subdivisions of Cedar Creek include Cedar Creek Cliffs, Cedar Creek Woods, Cedar Crest, Cedar High, Cedar Hill, Cedar Meadows, Cedar Ridge Estates, Chinquapin, High Hemlock, Laurel Falls, Little Sheepcliff, Mountain Waterfall Estates, Pinnacle Ridge, and Zachary's Gap.
Central to the community lies Cedar Creek Club, a private tennis club established in 1981, featuring a family-friendly environment for those who choose tennis or croquet over North Carolina's popular sport of golf. Cedar Creek Racquet Club also features Lupton Lake, a state-of-the-art fitness center, hiking trails, racquetball, fishing, canoeing, swimming and so much more. Cedar Creek as a whole is a stunning collection of luxury homes and family farms. It is easily accessible by way of Cedar Creek Road from Highway 107 at Lake Glenville and Highway 64 at Cashiers.
Cedar Hill is one of our Featured Communities. Learn more about Cedar Hill.
The Chattooga Club
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"Luxury Condominiums for Discriminating Taste" reads the tagline for Chattooga Ridge. Set at one of the highest elevations on the Plateau, 4,000 feet above sea level, residents of Chattooga Ridge will enjoy cool mountain breezes and remarkable panoramas from over 500 square feet of outdoor living decks year round. The condos average 2,700 square feet of heated indoor living spaces, which include a two-car garage with an elevator to each unit, two fireplaces (one located outdoors on the living deck), 10-foot ceilings and professional grade appliances. Chattooga Ridge offers its residents an uncompromising Cashiers mountain lifestyle.
With a credo touting "Life as it was meant to be lived ... naturally," the 2,000-acre mountain community of Chinquapin takes their charge very seriously. Homes in Chinquapin are designed to appear as one with the stunning natural landscape. Chinquapin's sprawling backyard includes 6,600 acres of Panthertown Valley National Forest, featuring miles of winding hiking trails leading to at least eight major waterfalls, and sandy beaches beautifully framed by trees for a relaxing respite by a clear mountain pool.
Situated in the mountains between Highlands and Cashiers at 4,250 feet above sea level, Cullasaja Club combines luxury living and the ultimate in leisure for a truly one-of-a-kind community. At the heart of this exclusive gated enclave lies a par 72, 18-hole Arnold Palmer golf course, as well as a clubhouse with mixed grill and formal dining room. Cullasaja Club also boasts one hard surface and five lighted clay tennis courts, state-of-the-art fully-staffed fitness and activity center, and canoeing, kayaking or fishing on fully-stocked Lake Ravenal.
A select few call the lovely development of Found Forest home. Off of Highway 107 South, this well-planned private community is accessed by paved roads through an old growth forest. Estate sized lots and beautiful mountain views welcome you with privacy and quiet tranquility. Found Forest has a history of stability, and the homeowner's association maintains the roads and common areas with a discerning eye to protect the natural beauty of the area.
This quaint community offers larger lots with views of Whiteside Mountain and Cashiers Valley. Located less than three miles west of the Crossroads along Highway 64, the close proximity to Cashiers make this community ideal for both year round and seasonal residents.
Some of the most sought after and established neighborhoods in Cashiers can be found in the High Hampton community, bordering the High Hampton Inn and Country Club. Many of these subdivisions are located just south of the Cashiers Crossroads, offering easy access to the unique shops and restaurants that line downtown streets. A collection of upscale High Hampton homes are located along Chattooga Wood Road, Heaton Forest Road and Sheep Laurel Road. High Hampton is not only a fine example of luxury mountain living, but pays tribute to a long tradition of "heirloom" properties – as families tend to return year after year and pass these homes down from generation to generation.
Just a short three-mile drive from the Cashiers Crossroads, the lovely gated community of High Meadows offers a private enclave of home sites of up to 10 acres in size. Bordered by the stunning beauty of the Nantahala National Forest, with crystal clear views of Whiteside, Terrapin, Sassafras and Black Rock Mountains, High Meadows of Cashiers serves as a quiet refuge for its residents. With community playing a central theme, as it does in many Cashiers communities, a lovely pavilion with outdoor fireplace and picnic area is at the heart of High Meadows. It serves as a perfect gathering place for neighbors or special family events. A network of hiking trails run throughout the neighborhood – ideal for a morning hike, mountain biking, horseback riding or an evening stroll under starry skies.
Holly Berry Estates
Located 5.5 miles from Cashiers and 10 miles from Highlands at an average elevation of 3,300 feet, Holly Berry Estates sits at the base of Whiteside Mountain, the highest and oldest mountain in the eastern U.S. and offers exceptional mountain living that is convenient yet off the beaten path. The 430 acre community has both privacy and seclusion with paved roads and boasts two private lakes where fishing, canoeing, swimming and picnicking are prized amenities. The Rocky Gulch private hiking trail threads through the community and National Forest hiking trails are just minutes away. Lot sizes range from 2.5 to 10 acres and offer a choice of big mountain views, lakefront, rock outcroppings and gentle slopes.
The route to Laurel Falls via Cedar Creek Road is a scenic drive worth taking, with sparkling lakes, Christmas tree farms and beauitful mountain views along the way. Panthertown National Park's second entrance is within one mile of Laurel Falls. This park has numerous hiking trails, waterfalls, trail bike riding areas, camping and rock climbing and trout fishing, along with abundant wildlife on its 1,550 acres.
The community of Little Terrapin, named for the mountain adjacent to it, provides spectacular views of Cashiers Valley and the surrounding mountains, including Whiteside. The Little Terrapin Mountain summit climbs to an astounding 4,052 feet above sea level. Nestled between High Hampton Inn and Wade Hampton Golf Club off Highway 107 South, this community is ideal for those seeking to be close to shopping, restaurants and other amenities.
With a history dating back to 1895, Lonesome Valley has served as a bastion to the great outdoors since Pittsburgh entrepreneur E.H. Jennings first acquired 35,000 acres near the sleepy village of Cashiers. Gracefully spanning the valley floor of the largest box canyon east of the Rockies, Lonesome Valley is said by many to be the place where Heaven and Earth meet. Today, with planned activities for residents and amenities such as community gatherings in The Farm House, recreation in The Sports Barn, and relaxation at The Remote Spa, Lonesome Valley is anything but. Cottage and home designs pay homage to the Southern Appalachian farmhouses of a bygone era. Great care is given to preserving the history and natural setting that Lonesome Valley has become famous for.
Mountain Club offers new heights of luxury, convenience and affordability in vacation home ownership. Nestled high in the Blue Ridge Mountains, just 2.5 miles from the Crossroads in Cashiers, Mountain Club offers everything you'll want for your escape to the mountains, including a first-class concierge service.
Owners at Mountain Club receive a deeded interest in a spacious three bedroom mountain home. Among the amenities you will enjoy are an owner's lounge, outdoor swimming pool and spa, fully equipped exercise facility, sauna and steam rooms, tennis courts, library, expansive decks for cookouts, and a business center. Ownership also provides access to all Sapphire Valley Resort amenities, including two golf courses, tennis, indoor and outdoor swimming, boating, fishing, fitness, walking and hiking trails, children's activities, horseback riding and much more.
Mountaintop Golf and Lake Club
True to its name, Mountaintop Golf and Lake Club is perched high atop a beautiful expanse of the Blue Ridge Mountains between the popular destinations of Cashiers and Highlands, North Carolina. At 4,000 feet above sea level, Mountaintop offers its residents not only some of the most beautiful views in the region, but also extremely pleasant climates, no matter the season. Set upon a sprawling 731 acres, the developer – Discovery Land Company – has designed a luxury mountain retreat community of just 251 estate lots and 75 cabins and lodges peppered about the property. Lots range in size from one-half acre to five acres, providing residents with the peace and quiet that has become a trademark of luxury mountain living. From a cascading waterfall to a nest of birds high atop a hardwood tree, the sights and sounds of nature surround the community. However, for those who seek more than just peace and quiet, amusing activities abound.
Mountaintop is highly revered for the level of service available to club members through the added benefits of property management and lifestyle concierge services. For the fun lover, Mountaintop offers a Tom Fazio-designed golf course, as well as opportunities for water sports like kayaking, wave running and canoeing at the private Lake Club on nearby Lake Glenville. For the nature lover, Mountaintop offers horseback riding, fly fishing and plenty of trails for hiking and exploring. For those seeking inner peace, a trip to Mountaintop's world-class spa should do the trick. The possibilities are truly endless.
Old Edwards Club at Highlands Cove
At a vantage point of 4,700 feet above sea level, homeowners at Old Edwards Club at Highlands Cove will feel as though they're on top of the world. Situated between the historic mountain villages of Cashiers and Highlands, this master-planned gated community houses 440 acres of some of Western North Carolina's most stunning terrain. Whether you're searching for the perfect home site to build that dream home, or considering the easy maintenance of a luxury condominium, Old Edwards Club at Highlands Cove may just be the answer.
Central to Old Edwards' amenities are the superbly manicured par 71 championship courses, the Highland 9 and the Cove 9. PGA professional instructors are available for private lessons to help residents up their game. The full service, 15,000 square foot Clubhouse at Old Edwards Club complements the Spa and Fitness Center beautifully. In an effort to offer the very best to their residents, the clubhouse and golf course at Old Edwards Club at Highlands Cove is currently undergoing extensive renovation. Plans are also underway for a swim complex to round out the resident's leisure experience. Old Edwards Club at Highlands Cove offers their homeowners a trifecta of nature, leisure and luxury living.
Peregrine is situated between Highlands and Cashiers and surrounded by Whiteside Mountain and the Nantahala National Forest. This exclusive gated neighborhood features 28 home sites on 104 pristine acres alongside White Cove Road. Enjoy the great outdoors from the community trails or the open community deck, which offers exceptional views.
Named after famed conservationist Gifford Pinchot, this unique 350 acre community was master planned by renowned Carolina designers Seamon Whiteside + Associates. A self-proclaimed "mountain meadowland," the view from just inside the community's gates is all blue skies, green trees and the graceful rolling hillsides of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Located just off of Highway 107 near the town of Cashiers, Pinchot offers residents striking multi-million dollar residences and estate-sized home sites ranging in size from two to fourteen acres. Pinchot features several community parks, a common outdoor fireplace overlooking the town of Cashiers and Whiteside, Chimneytop and Rock Mountains. Whiteside Overlook serves as a popular community summerhouse with simply stunning views of Whiteside Mountain. Easy access to both Lake Hurricane and Lake Glenville are available from the community, and many properties include membership in Mountaintop Golf & Lake Club (upon applicant approval).
Sheepcliff Crossing and Sheepcliff Woods
Nestled near the Cashiers Crossroads adjacent to the sprawling Big Sheepcliff community, the twin gated communities of Sheepcliff Crossing and Sheepcliff Woods are relatively small in comparison to some of the expansive communities available along the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau. Both Sheepcliff Crossing and Sheepcliff Woods offer their residents a more private, exclusive experience, ideal for the family seeking the quiet and solitude of life in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Custom homes available within each community reflect an Adirondack style of architecture – rustic elegance with heavy timber and stone accents – giving one the sense of taking a step back in time.
Perched on the outermost edge of Cashiers and overlooking the Sapphire Valley, Spring Forest is a distinctive gated community offering the best of luxury mountain living along with panoramic vistas of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Many of the custom designed homes in this prestigious neighborhood are beautiful examples of architectural design.
The upscale gated community of Stonefly is ideally located, just over a mile from the Cashiers Crossroads of Highways 64 and 107. Featuring a limited number of large home sites surrounded by lush forest, Stonefly offers homeowners both privacy and easy access. A community pond and lots of nearby fly fishing spots make Stonefly a hidden gem worth discovering.
Summerfield is a small neighborhood of newer arts and craft style homes, just a short distance from Silver Run Falls and the High Hampton golf course. Nestled right next to the Nantahala National Forest, Summerfield is a nature lover's paradise, as well as convenient to all of the shopping and restaurants on Highway 107 heading into Cashiers — the best of both worlds.
Toll House Village
Conveniently located just one mile west of the Cashiers Crossroads on Highway 64, this small community of 23 lots is home to both seasonal and year round residents. Homes in Toll House Village enjoy mountain, rock face, and wooded views.
Trillium Links and Lake Club
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Wade Hampton Golf Club
Wade Hampton Golf Club is one of our Featured Communities. Learn more about Wade Hampton Golf Club.
Located at the midpoint between Cashiers and Highlands, this community features 23 estate sized home sites alongside the Nantahala National Forest, Chattahoochee River and magnificent Whiteside Mountain. Whiteside Cliffs was founded in 2004 with a "soft footprint" philosophy in mind, to ensure that its natural beauty will be preserved. Elevations in the community rise to 4,000 feet above the valley floor and views of Whiteside Mountain are prevalent throughout, allowing residents to enjoy the best of this scenic and tranquil setting.