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Ashe County, NC

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Welcome to West Jefferson, NC! Situated in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Ashe County, NC.  West Jefferson is a charming and vibrant town known for its artistic community, scenic beauty, and small-town charm. Whether you're seeking an artistic escape, exploring outdoor adventures, or immersing yourself in local culture, West Jefferson offers a delightful experience for visitors. We'll uncover the top attractions, recreational activities, and local businesses that make West Jefferson a hidden gem in the High Country.

Artistic Delights

West Jefferson is renowned for its thriving arts scene. Stroll through the town's vibrant downtown area, where you'll find art galleries, studios, and specialty shops showcasing the works of talented local artists. Explore the Ashe County Arts Council, a hub for art exhibits, classes, and workshops. Don't miss the iconic murals that adorn the buildings, adding a touch of color and creativity to the town's streets. Engage with the local artists, attend art events, and bring home a unique piece of art as a memento of your visit.

Scenic Beauty

West Jefferson is surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty. Drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway, where you can enjoy stunning vistas and picturesque landscapes. Explore Mount Jefferson State Natural Area, where hiking trails lead to the summit of Mount Jefferson, offering panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. Immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of the New River, where you can go fishing, kayaking, or tubing. During the fall season, witness the spectacle of vibrant foliage as the mountains are transformed into a sea of red, orange, and gold.

Outdoor Adventures

Outdoor enthusiasts will find a haven of recreational activities in West Jefferson. Lace up your hiking boots and explore the scenic trails that crisscross the area, such as the famous Appalachian Trail. Go biking or take a leisurely stroll along the scenic Railroad Grade Road, which follows the path of an old railroad track. Nearby, you can find opportunities for camping, fishing, and horseback riding in the picturesque national forests and state parks. During the winter months, hit the slopes at the nearby ski resorts for exhilarating skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing.

Local Flavors

West Jefferson is known for its locally sourced food and artisanal products. Visit the farmers' markets and farm-to-table restaurants to savor fresh produce, homemade baked goods, and locally crafted cheeses. Explore the town's breweries, wineries, and cideries to sample handcrafted beverages. Don't forget to try the famous Ashe County cheese, made right here in West Jefferson, and take some home to enjoy later.

Small-Town Charm

West Jefferson exudes small-town charm with its friendly residents and welcoming atmosphere. Take a leisurely walk along the historic streets, lined with unique shops, boutiques, and cafes. Experience the warmth and hospitality of the locals at community events, live music performances, or festivals that celebrate the region's culture and traditions. Don't forget to visit during the holiday season when the town transforms into a winter wonderland with festive decorations and events.

Plan Your West Jefferson Getaway

Whether you're seeking artistic inspiration, outdoor adventures, local flavors, or small-town charm, West Jefferson is the perfect destination. With its thriving arts scene, scenic beauty, and friendly community, West Jefferson promises an unforgettable experience for visitors. Start planning your visit to West Jefferson, NC, and immerse yourself in the creative energy and allure of this hidden gem.

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Newest West Jefferson Properties for Sale

3 Beds 2 Baths 249539 MLS
Welcome to your mountain retreat in the heart of Appalachia! Nestled on 3 acres of wilderness with a bold creek running through, this stunning property offers the perfect blend of natural beauty and modern comforts. The charming 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom home built in 2021 welcomes you in with an open floorplan and invites you in for a cozy evening by the woodstove. But the real gem of this property is the 16-foot-wide rushing creek which creates a serene and peaceful ambiance. Imagine waking up to the soothing sounds of the creek and enjoying your morning coffee on the expansive 10' x 24' foot covered deck, overlooking the water. For those who love outdoor living, you'll find plenty to enjoy here. In addition to the covered deck, there's also a spacious 48' x12' uncovered porch, perfect for soaking up the sunshine and fresh mountain air. As you explore the property, you'll discover a charming walking bridge across the creek, allowing you to easily access both sides of the land. Spend your evenings gathered around a crackling fire pit, surrounded by the beauty of the forest and the twinkling fireflies above. Additionally, there are two outbuildings on the property. Including a 12x' 24' metal workshop, additionally there is also a 12' x 32' building providing ample space for storage, hobbies, or even a home office. A three-car carport with lean two is a plus. All appliances convey including washer and dryer, alarm system, electric gate. Don't miss your chance to own this slice of mountain paradise. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat, a nature lover's paradise, or a family getaway, this property has it all. Additional 3.9 acres available with stock fishing pond available, call for details. Schedule your showing today and start living the mountain lifestyle you've always dreamed of! More photos coming soon.

876 Idlewild Road, West Jefferson

3 Beds 2 Baths 249502 MLS
Custom built Rustic Log Home on a quiet wooded lot. Enjoy this beautifully constructed home that features open Kitchen to spacious Dining Room and Family Room, with custom "picture-framed" walls, built-in shelves, enhancing the beauty, warmed by a stone fireplace. Kitchen has "curly" maple cabinets, granite countertops, SS appliances and a walk-in pantry. Just off the kitchen is a screened-in porch that opens to back deck, great for barbecues and entertaining guests. Primary bedroom has a gas fireplace, walk-in-closets, adjacent to full bath with shower and oversized Jacuzzi tub. There is a window and door wall across the main level leading to the full back deck that brings the beauty of the outdoors inside. Finished basement has a spacious Family Room that also has the "picture-framed" walls and a cozy stone fireplace. There are two bedrooms with a newly renovated full bathroom. The opposite side of the Family Room has an additional room that can easily be turned into an office or playroom. The owners are currently using it as a Guest Bedroom. Full covered front porch and partially open and covered back decks to enjoy the nature of the outdoors. Excellent location...only 5 minutes to downtown West Jefferson filled with restaurants, shops, art galleries, and more. Less than 2 minutes is the nearby Mountainaire Golf Course. Plenty of outdoor activities, i.e., Christmas in July, Farmer's Market, canoeing or tubing on the North Fork of the New River, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, and more. See List of Improvements.

347 Hunter Drive, West Jefferson

4 Beds 5 Baths 249419 MLS
This spacious and tastefully designed home offers unparalleled convenience within walking distance to downtown West Jefferson. Boasting 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, including two primary suites—one on the main level and another on the upper level—this residence caters to comfort and versatility. The heart of the home lies in its kitchen, featuring a center island, granite countertops, and stainless steel appliances. Adjoining the kitchen is a captivating great room adorned with a stunning stone fireplace, creating an inviting atmosphere for gatherings and relaxation. Entertainment options abound with a lower level den, providing ample space for leisure activities and socializing and includes a 1/2 BA. Plenty of rooms and options for home office space. Additionally, the home offers garage space glore for up to 5 cars, including an attached 2-car garage and a detached 2-car garage and a attached 1- Car garage. Beyond its residential appeal, this property presents opportunities for commercial and office use, making it an ideal investment for those seeking both a luxurious home and a strategic business location. Experience the epitome of modern living and entrepreneurial possibilities in this exceptional West Jefferson residence. Property is in the Neighborhood Service District, N-5 and the following business uses are permitted in this district. (1) Accounting offices; (2) Attorney offices; (3)Beauty shops and hair salons; (4) Churches; (5) Day care centers; (6) Engineering services; (7) Home occupations; (8) Insurance offices; (9) Physician offices; (10) Real estate offices; (11) Single family residences, duplexes, and multi-family buildings with no more than 6 units; (12) Surveying offices. Priced to sell at just over $152 per SF. and below tax value. See today.

201 E Buck Mountain Road, West Jefferson

249271 MLS
Nestled within the tranquil embrace of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this pristine 2.6 acre lot offers an idyllic escape. Imagine waking up to the birds singing, surrounded by towering trees and the sound of a bubbling mountain stream. Here, nature and modern convenience harmoniously coexist. Bluff Mountain Subdivision is a beautiful community with well-maintained homes. Every detail was considered even down to the installation of underground power and fiber optic internet so your view is not impacted by unsightly wires or poles. As you approach your lot on Bluff Ridge Road, you will experience the pride your neighbors take in the care of their homes and community. The gravel roads are well-maintained, not steep, and will ensure smooth access to your home in all seasons. If you are an outdoor enthusiast, you will enjoy hiking the Blue Ridge Parkway, biking, and lazy days tubing or kayaking on the New River. This isn’t just a lot; it is an opportunity to build a small mountain cabin in a community without the hassle of architectural reviews or unnecessary restrictions. Imagine your home taking shape against this backdrop- the porch where you will sip your morning coffee, the garden where flowers will bloom, and the deck where you will enjoy the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountain skyline. As the sun sets each evening, you will know you’ve found your place- a canvas awaits your story in the mountains of North Carolina. Escape the hustle and bustle, and embrace the peace and tranquility of this remarkable property.

00 Bluff Ridge Road, West Jefferson

2 Beds 2 Baths 249329 MLS
Immaculately maintained and tastefully furnished, this 2BR/2BA mountain-style cottage is move-in ready as a primary or vacation home or as a short- or long-term rental. The current/original owners have enjoyed the home as their secondary/vacation residence; they have never rented the home. Gorgeous hardwood floors, light and bright tongue-and-groove walls and ceilings, large windows and three covered porches provide plenty of indoor and outdoor space to enjoy the serene, wooded setting. The spacious kitchen adjoins the great room featuring a 22-foot vaulted ceiling. The primary bedroom and bathroom plus laundry are on the main level; a second bedroom and bathroom are in the loft. Large, clean and dry, unfinished basement with walkout access is currently used as a third bedroom; with a 3BR septic system and plumbing stubbed for a third bathroom, this space could easily be finished to convert this home from 2BR/2BA to 3BR/3BA. All furniture, furnishings, equipment and appliances, including an electric vehicle charger and a deer feeder, convey with the sale; this is truly a turnkey property. A combination of three lots ensure privacy; gravel-paved roads end at this property since there are currently no homes located beyond it. A creek flows through and along the back side of the property, downhill from the home. Approximate locations of the four corners of the property are marked with neon orange flags. Ashe County recently constructed the New River Access Park, which is just a five-minute drive from the home, across the river near the entrance to the neighborhood.

201 Eagles Nest Trail, West Jefferson

3 Beds 2 Baths 248603 MLS
Rare gem within walking distance to downtown West Jefferson!! This attractive property was entirely renovated in 2021 and is situated on an incredible lot offering tons of potential. Upon entry, prepare to be wowed by the stylish design which includes modern and artistic touches throughout. The desirable main level layout includes an open living, kitchen and dining space complete with three nice sized bedrooms and two full baths. Features include: beautiful luxury vinyl flooring; stainless and black appliances; generous counter space, cabinet and closet storage; updated light fixtures & fans. The home also has a 1000 sq foot unfinished walk-out basement with amazing storage space, two windows offering natural lighting, rough-in plumbing for an additional bathroom and includes the laundry room. This area could easily be built out for additional living/ recreational space or a separate rental unit. Situated in a nice neighborhood the home sits on a broad level site with ample outdoor space including a large east facing rear deck and spacious yard with firepit to entertain with friends, relax and enjoy the views of the mountains in the distance. The plot can be accessed from two roads with a pass through driveway and could easily accommodate additional structures on site. The property has a demonstrated track record of rental revenue which can be provided. It is a profitable investment that can be sold with furniture and décor to provide an investment buyer with a move-in ready, turnkey opportunity. If you are a newcomer to the area, there are so many exciting places to explore and enjoy, just a short walk away, such as the town park and county library, restaurants, galleries, breweries, and boutiques. Located in the city limits of West Jefferson and in the R7 Medium Density zone which permits short-term rental. Would make a great Airbnb, seasonal or full time home. Don't miss out on this incredible find.. schedule a showing today!! Broker Interest.

411 Poplar Avenue, West Jefferson

248957 MLS
Nestled within the tranquil embrace of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this 2.57-acre lot offers an idyllic escape and opportunity. Imagine waking up to the birds singing, surrounded by towering trees and the gentle rustle of leaves. Here, nature and modern convenience harmoniously coexist. Shady Oak Estates is a beautiful community with well-maintained homes. As you approach your lot on Shady Valley Drive, you will experience the pride your neighbors take in the care of their homes and community. The gravel roads are well-maintained, not steep, and will ensure smooth access to your home in all seasons. If you are an outdoor enthusiast, imagine being only 12 minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway where you can enjoy the beautiful overlooks and hiking trails. Then also imagine that you are only 5 minutes from the New River State Park (Elk Shoals Access). The New River is a beautiful lazy river for kayaking, tubing, or canoeing and this park has a beautiful beach area. This isn’t just a lot; it is an opportunity. Imagine your home taking shape against this backdrop- the porch where you will sip your morning coffee, the garden where flowers will bloom, and the deck where you will enjoy the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountain skyline. As the sun sets each evening, you will know you’ve found your place- a canvas awaits your story in the mountains of North Carolina. This property is unique due to the limited restrictions that allow you to small home combined with the proximity to downtown West Jefferson and the New River. Escape the hustle and bustle, and embrace the peace and tranquility of this remarkable property.

Lot 28 Shady Valley Drive, West Jefferson

3 Beds 4 Baths 248733 MLS
STUNNING CONDO IN W. JEFFERSON'S HIGHLY DESIRED JEFFERSON STATION- nestled among your favorite dining, galleries, breweries, and shopping! This upgraded home hosts 3 impressively sized bedrooms & 4 BA with over 3000sf. $37K of upgrades including new HVAC, paint, light fixtures and much more. The open floor plan shines with Brazilian Cherry floors & 20+ foot ceilings; expansive flow encourages entertaining of friends and family! The sprawling living area includes a fireplace flanked by beautiful built-ins. The dining area features a custom antler chandelier & huge banquet-style dining table, & is open to the Chef’s Kitchen which boasts 2 separate bar tops, granite counters, high-end stainless appliances & ample custom cabinetry with lots of storage! A lovely half bathroom serves the main level. The immense main-floor Primary En Suite bedroom includes a large walk-in closet, full bathroom w/ oversized soaking tub, custom tiled shower, linen closet & laundry closet w/ washer & dryer. The enormous bedroom features huge windows & space for a sitting area and a desk! The custom-crafted live-edge King bed conveys! A cozy reading nook sits at the top of the stairs. The second bedroom suite upstairs has generous space for your design dreams, & features a walk-in closet, sitting area, & generous full bathroom w/ jetted tub, a separate shower, and a two-sink vanity. This bathroom is “Jack & Jill” style, also accessible from the 3rd bedroom. Another half BA in the 3rd bedroom adds privacy & convenience. The spacious loft can be a family room, den, game room, or - as utilized by the sellers - a large music room w/ 2 complete drum sets & plenty room for more! Recent upgrades include: 4-ton Heat Pump w/ AC, new lighting & ceiling fans, Brazilian Cherry floors & more. Many high end pieces of furniture convey! Two parking spaces PLUS a 3rd priority space (through 2024)! Common picnic & dog park, game room & NEW 10’ x 6’ storage room in lower level of the building. Come see today!

215 S Jefferson Avenue Unit 202, West Jefferson

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