Top 5 Luxury Homes for Sale in Arden, NC

With its spectacular mountain vistas and lush forests just miles from Asheville, NC, it’s no wonder nature-lovers flock to Arden to have the best of both worlds.

Fortunately, prospective buyers don’t have to sacrifice privacy for natural beauty. Arden is home to The Cliffs at Walnut Cove, an amenity-rich gated community boasting one of the best private golf courses in North Carolina, a state-of-the-art wellness center and programming, miles of hiking trails, upscale dining, and clubs.

In this post, we’ll showcase five of the best Walnut Cove homes that Arden has to offer.


5. 9 Chedworth Way, Arden, NC

3 bedrooms - 3 full baths - 1 half bath -  3,310 sq. ft.

This newly remodeled residence in The Meadows enclave within The Cliffs at Walnut Cove is perfect for those seeking a low-maintenance retirement home or getaway. Inside, elegant silver finishes and neutrals harmonize with warm wooden floors and stone. Outside, multiple sitting areas invite visitors to contemplate a serene pond and weeping willow tree. Best of all, the neighborhood HOA maintains the property so residents don't have to.

The home features:

  • Open floor plan
  • Covered porch
  • Primary bedroom
  • Two guest bedrooms with full en-suites
  • Triple pocket doors
  • Attached garage
  • Basement
  • Pond



4. 1987 White Tree Trail, Arden, NC

4 bedrooms - 4 full baths - 1 half bath - 5,321 sq. ft.

This modern mountain home brings to mind the Gilded Age, evoking the Tudor Revival style and Arts and Crafts Movement. A variety of beautiful finishes, from natural stone and polished wood to brick and tile work feature throughout the estate, best showcased by its grand fireplace and unique oval dining room encircled by stone pillars. The luxurious kitchen is perfect for the home cook who likes to entertain, while an outdoor fireplace and sitting area, complete with stunning views of the golf course, makes for the perfect after-dinner retreat.

The home features:

  • Elevator
  • Fire pit
  • Study
  • Fireplace
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Mountain views


3. 34 Walnut Valley Parkway, Arden, NC

4 bedrooms - 5 full baths - 1 half bath - 5,490 sq. ft.

This contemporary golfside home leaves nothing to be desired. The sweeping open floor plan and clean lines evoke mid-century design sensibilities, while hardwood and matte finishes and a palette of elegant neutrals invokes a sense of calm that complements its serene mountain views.

Its uncluttered exterior belies a host of indulgent features, such as an elevator, abundant outdoor sitting areas (complete with kitchen, fireplace, and fire table), gourmet and prep kitchens, and a billiard room with a wet bar. 

The home features:

  • Open floor plan
  • Front porch
  • Covered rear porch
  • Lower level covered porch
  • Fire table
  • Interior gas fireplace
  • Outdoor kitchen
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Walk-in closet(s)
  • Walk-in pantry
  • Gourmet kitchen
  • Prep kitchen
  • Wet bar
  • Billiard room
  • Club room


1205 Rockcrest Arden NC front

2. 1225 Rockcrest Way, Arden, NC

5 bedrooms - 5 full baths - 2 half baths - 5,890 sq. ft.

The location of this contemporary mountaintop estate is simply stunning. It is currently under construction upon almost four acres tucked into a private corner of the neighborhood bordering the national forest and overlooking the golf course and surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains.

The new home will feature:

  • Open floor plan
  • Main level living
  • Spacious primary bedroom with luxurious en-suite
  • Chef’s kitchen with island
  • Great room with cathedral ceiling(s)
  • Laundry
  • Back screen porch
  • Oversized three-car garage
  • Three guest suites
  • Family room
  • Wine room
  • Walk-in closet(s) and pantry
  • Guest laundry area



1989 White Tree Trail Arden front

1. 1989 White Tree Trail, Arden, NC

 5 bedrooms - 5 full baths - 1 half baths - 10,440 sq. ft.

Classic design and contemporary comfort combine in this grand home on the 12th fairway of The Cliffs at Walnut Cove's Jack Nicklaus signature golf course. Bordered on two sides by the Pisgah National Forest, the home's combination of soaring ceilings, estate-sized rooms, and large Marvin windows bring the outdoors in with ample natural light and stunning views. Walnut floors, custom cabinetry, and premium geo-thermal heating and cooling systems complete this unique property.

The home features:

  • 3-car garage with separate entry
  • Wrap-around porches
  • 16 seat dining room
  • 2 full-size kitchens
  • Library
  • Wine room
  • Elevator


See what Arden, NC has to offer.


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