Top 5 Luxury Homes for Sale in Arden, NC

With its spectacular mountain vistas and lush forests just minutes 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. 14 Whispering Bells Court, Arden, NC

3 bedrooms - 3 full baths - 1 half baths - 2,687 sq. ft.

This contemporary style home is perfect for those seeking convenient, luxury living on a single level. Situated within the Cove Park enclave of the Cliffs at Walnut Cove gated community, the house is fully furnished and features an open floor plan. Whether you seek a mountain retreat with easy access to Asheville's attractions or a comfortable space for year-round living, hosting, and entertaining, this home may be exactly what you've been searching for.

The home features:

  • Open floor plan
  • One level living
  • Hidden walk-in pantry
  • Waterfall kitchen island
  • Walk-In closet(s)
  • Front foyer
  • Attached garage



4. 1411 Flint Rock Trail, Arden, NC

3 bedrooms - 3 full baths - 1 half baths - 4,173 sq. ft.

Overlooking beautiful mountain views, this new single-level home in Walnut Cove is at once cleanly designed and elegant. A sweeping open floor plan paired with soaring ceilings, abundant natural light, and bright neutral palette makes for an airy yet grand interior.

Accordion glass doors leading to a large screen porch, fireplace, and outdoor kitchen make comfortable al fresco dining and entertaining effortless.

When you aren't entertaining, take advantage of the master bedroom suite's private screen porch, fireplace, and luxurious primary bath for a romantic night in.

The home features:

  • Open floor plan
  • One level living
  • Screen porches
  • Walk-in pantry
  • Outdoor fireplaces
  • Outdoor kitchen
  • Well-appointed ensuites
  • Laundry room
  • Waterfall kitchen island
  • Walk-in closet(s)
  • Accordion glass doors
  • Attached garage
  • Forced air heating


3. 273 Secluded Hills Lane, Arden, NC

4 bedrooms - 3 full baths - 1 half baths - 4,098 sq. ft.

This lovely cottage tucked into the woods and gardens of Walnut Cove features stunning mountain views and shady lawns perfect for communing with the outdoors.

Traditional, livable spaces with a modern touch, earthy wooden and stone finishes and the incorporation of convenient technologies such as Lutron Lighting, remote-controlled shades, and phantom screens make this home as comfortable as it is beautiful.

Love to cook? You're in luck: an under-counter microwave, Thermador appliances, kitchen island, and wet bar all make daily cooking and entertaining that much nicer.

The home features:

  • Main level living
  • Flat driveway entry
  • Open floor plan
  • Custom cabinetry
  • Fireplace
  • Kitchen island
  • Wet bar
  • Attached garage
  • Natural gas and heat pump heating

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



1. 214 Folkestone Lane, Arden, NC

7 bedrooms - 8 full baths - 1 half baths - 9,810 sq. ft.

The crown jewel of Walnut Cove, this breathtaking custom-built modern home is nestled into the base of the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains and overlooks the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, showcasing stunning vistas to delight golf and nature lovers alike.

Sweeping 14-foot ceilings, an open floor plan, and 138 windows—including three of the largest single-pane windows in a residential home in North America—create bright, airy spaces bathed in natural light. Frequent travelers will also appreciate its proximity to the airport—just ten minutes away.

The home features:

  • Downstairs space for an in-home caretaker
  • 1,500-bottle wine cellar
  • Three-car garage
  • Back screened porch
  • Breakfast bar
  • Wet bar
  • Elevator
  • Garden tub
  • Walk-in pantry and closet(s)
  • Geothermal heating/cooling


See what Arden, NC has to offer.


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