Lake Lure Land Real Estate in Rutherfordton, NC
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Discover Rutherford County, North Carolina. It's like finding hidden treasure!

In the heart of Rutherford County you'll find beautiful land on the eastern slopes of the Blue Ridge Mountains, along with a sense of stepping back in time. It's like that with small towns sometimes, and Rutherford County is nicely sprinkled with small towns. The largest is Forest City with 7,500 people, and the town of Chimney Rock has a population of 378. This quiet area of western North Carolina features abundant wildlife, country living, four seasons, mountain elevations, large creeks and rivers, plenty of recreation...just what you were looking for!

   
Rutherford County Info   Rutherford County is a treasure of natural beauty, abundant wildlife, and a superb location offering excellent access to everything western North Carolina has to offer. The list below is not comprehensive in scope, but it will give you an idea of what is available, and what we enjoy about living here. Take a look. Rutherford County, NC should be on your short list.
   
       
 

Attractions / Events
Rutherford County is home to attractions like Chimney Rock State Park and Lake Lure. We have the Forest City Owls minor league baseball, Fireworks Over the Lake, and more. We are also near events in Asheville, and the Quail Hollow PGA golf tournament in Charlotte....>>

   
     
 

Business
Wondering what kind of companies do business here? Job opportunities in our area? From Timken to tomatoes, this page is where you'll find what Rutherford County, NC has to offer the working class, the corporations, or the entrepreneur. Access to a list of local manufacturers is included....>>

 
 

Climate / Weather
Mark Twain once said "Climate is what we expect, but weather is what we get." This page has historical data of our high and low temperatures, our average rainfall and snowfall amounts....>>

 
 

Dining
Many people are pleasantly surprised at the great restaurants we have here in Rutherford County. The area offers a variety of cuisine, such as South of the Border, Italian, Pub Style, Asian, and of course, good ol' Southern Cookin'. All ready to please your taste buds....>>

   
 
 

Geography
Gentle rolling hills, a long growing season, lush, quiet, abundant wildlife, comfortable climate....there are many ways to describe this unique location. The beautiful terrain of Rutherford County, the elevations, the locations of landmarks and hydrology, all right here for you....>>

   
     
 

HealthCare
Only two hospitals in all the Carolinas made it to the Thompson's Top 100 Hospital list. Our own 143-bed Rutherford Hospital made it four times. How's that for impressive health care? (The other was Duke University, in the medical triangle of North Carolina)...>>

   
     
 

History
From its part in the American Revolution, to the minting of America's first gold dollar, from Rutherford County's relationships with textiles and furniture, to the Cherry Bounce Trail paying tribute to local moonshiners, these are the pages that tell the story....>>

   
     
 

Hotels / Lodging
In Rutherford County, NC, you'll find charming bed & breakfasts, and major chain hotels, along with lakefront extravagances. Choose a 175 year old house for your lodging needs, a familiar hotel chain like Holiday Inn, or where the movie stars slept during the filming of Dirty Dancing....>>

   
     
 

Lakes / Rivers
On these pages we identify the lakes and rivers, specific to Rutherford County, and other nearby bodies of water. From wide and meandering tributaries, to cascading rocky rivers, to calm lakes, Rutherford County, NC is a great place to enjoy liquid assets....>>

   
     
 

Local Contacts
Think of this web page as a miniature yellow pages for Rutherford County, NC. You'll find phone numbers for banks, utilities, contractors, sub-contractors, professional services, healthcare, and a few government offices....>>

   
     
 

Maps
Rutherford County is in western North Carolina, on the eastern slopes of the Blue Ridge Mountains, making up a portion of the border with South Carolina. We are surrounded by mountains and three Interstate highways. These maps show where we are in the world....>>

   
     
 

Parks
From state parks in the area, like the DuPont Forest, Lake James, and our own Chimney Rock, to pockets of fun like Linville Caverns, Sliding Rock, the Pisgah National Forest, even the local city parks, find details here...>>

   
     
 

Photo Gallery
It's not as effective as seeing this area for yourself, but for now, maybe these photos will give you a sense of what it's like to live in this western North Carolina paradise. Rutherford County and the surrounding neighbors offer a great change of pace....>>

   
     
 

Recreation
If your thing is golf, fishing, swimming, skiing, rafting, hiking, arts & crafts, antiquing, horseback riding, visiting a winery or brewery, exploring caves, taking in a show, listening to live music, or all of the above, an abundance of information awaits you on these pages....>>

   
     
 

Retirement
Where better to spend your golden years, than in the place gold was discovered? A place with four distinct seasons, a quiet and rural area with friendly people, low cost of living, beautiful landscapes, and tons of recreation make Rutherford County, NC, a great choice....>>

   
     
 

Schools
We love to see people relocate to Rutherford County, and families looking for school information have a tool at their disposal right here. This page has local information plus a link to the school board. Our properties are in the best school districts....>>

   
     
  Shopping
Downtown Rutherfordton and Forest City have charming boutiques with hard-to-find items, and one-of-a-kind creations from local artists. There are antique stores to explore, and don't forget, Asheville is only forty five minutes away. The town of Black Mountain, a shopping destination, is even closer....>>
   
     
  Taxes
For the properties we offer, the only tax due each year is county property tax. There are no special school taxes, no impact fees, no city tax. A flat rate of 62¢ per $100 of assessed value applies....>>
   
     


Hearthstone Ridge, Clearwater Creek, and Sweetbriar Farms are private, gated communities.
To ensure the privacy and security of their residents, our cabins and land for sale are shown by appointment only.
Please call Dan Hoffman at 828-289-6885, or use the "contact us" page to arrange a visit or obtain additional information. Thank You!


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