82 Sanctuary Road, Swannanoa, NC
$ 2,300,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#3783005
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyBUNCOMBE
  • CitySwannanoa
  • AreaBuncombe County
  • Zip28778
  • StyleFarmhouse
  • Price$ 2,300,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms4
  • Sqr Footage8478
  • Lot Size6.46 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Town and Mountain Realty
Data Source:
Canopy MLS
Property Description

Gorgeous country living and absolute serenity on 6.46 ac, minutes to hiking trails, parks and all Asheville amenities. This peaceful estate features stunning mtn views, guest house with studio, and privacy. The stunning grounds offer rolling open fields, towering oaks, fruit trees, herb garden, a gothic arch greenhouse, huge solar bank—perfect for private retreats, off-grid living, or the farm you’ve always dreamed of. The 6 bd, 4 ba, 2 1/2 ba farmhouse features two fireplaces, hardwood floors, primary on the main, office, sunroom and more. High ceilings and large windows throughout allow you to enjoy abundant light and sweeping Blue Ridge views from nearly every room. The converted barn next to the house includes a 2-car garage and a 1 bd, 1 ba, 2 half ba guest house with a large gathering area and an open loft. It would make an amazing guest rental, studio or private event or retreat space. Such an expansive, serene estate this close to town is a rare find! See attached for updates

Elementary School Middle School High School
Asheville City Elementary School Charles D Owen Middle School Charles D Owen High School
Price History
9/10/2021 Listed $2,950,000
4/8/2022 12% - $2,600,000
5/26/2022 12% - $2,300,000

General Features

Appliances Cable Prewire, Ceiling Fan(s), Dishwasher, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Gas Oven, Gas Range, Plumbed For Ice Maker, Microwave, Propane Cooktop, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Farmhouse
Car Hoasubjectto None
City Swannanoa
Construction Materials Brick Partial, Cedar, Wood Siding
Construction Type Site Built
County Buncombe
Days on Market 259
Directions Follow directional signs down drive and proceed to 83 Sanctuary Rd. By appointment only.
Elementary School Asheville City
Elevation 2000
Exterior Features Fire Pit, Greenhouse, Hot Tub, Underground Power Lines
HLA Area 5798
HLA Size 2680
Heating Active Solar, Central, Gas Hot Air Furnace, Heat Pump, Heat Pump
High School Charles D Owen
Interior Features Attic Stairs Fixed, Attic Walk In, Built Ins, Cable Available, Garden Tub, Hot Tub, Open Floorplan, Split Bedroom, Walk-In Closet(s)
Middle/Junior High School Charles D Owen
New Construction No
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Restrictions No Restrictions
Roof Metal
Sewer Septic Installed
Standard Status Active Under Contract
Street Name Sanctuary
Structure Type Two Story/Basement
Subdivision Name None
TaxAssessedValue 1598000
Virtual Tour
Year Built 1989
Zoning Description R-1

Interior Features

Below Grade Finished Area 1382
Fireplace Features Family Room, Great Room, Wood Burning Stove
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Carpet, Tile, Wood
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 4
Laundry Features Main Level
Living Area 8478
SqFt Main 2810
SqFt Upper 1606
Street Suffix Road
Total Baths 9
Total Bedrooms 7
Water Heater Gas, Propane

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 8478
Doors Windows g-Insulated Door(s), Insulated Windows
Foundation Details Basement Inside Entrance, Basement Outside Entrance, Basement Partially Finished
Lot Features Cleared, Orchard(s), Green Area, Mountain View, Pasture, Private, Rolling Slope, Wooded, Views, Wooded, Year Round View
Lot Size Area 6.46
Lot Size Units Acres
Main Level Garage YN Yes
Parking Features Attached Garage, Garage - 4+ Car, Garage Door Opener
Porch Back, Covered, Deck, Front, Porch-Wrap Around, Side
Road Responsibility Private Maintained Road
Road Surface Type Asphalt, Gravel
Water Source Public, Well


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Contingent Average in 28778

AVG $480K
AVG 62
Year Built
AVG 1982

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