Clearwater Creek
in Rutherford County, NC

Clearwater Creek

Clearwater Creek is 820 acres in WNC featuring residential lots with mountain views, water frontage and wooded parcels.

Looking at the Clearwater Creek community? We've been here since its inception. We've walked every parcel pin-to-pin while the roads were being built and the land was being surveyed. We can answer your questions - no one knows Clearwater Creek like we do!

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Clearwater Creek, Rutherfordton, NC
South entrance to Clearwater Creek
Clearwater Creek, Rutherfordton, NC
Stream frontage on Lot 365 in Clearwater Creek
Clearwater Creek, Rutherfordton, NC
Mountain view from Lot 80 in Clearwater Creek (photo taken 2006)

This gated community is located three miles north of Rutherfordton, NC, fourteen miles east of Lake Lure, NC, with residential lots measuring between one and six acres. The location offers home sites with mountain views, water frontage, wooded privacy, and a rural flavor with convenience to towns both large and small. Homes are on individual wells & septic systems and there's no requirement to maintain unimproved lots. Street names include Clearwater Parkway, Moonlight Pass, North Dakota, South Dakota, Desota Ridge, Chimney Creek Lane, Creekside Circle, Woodstock Dr, Bitterroot Circle, and Overstone Dr.

Clearwater Creek features two gated entrances, offers paved roads throughout and consists of 406 residential parcels. Light restrictions include no mobile homes, no unlicensed vehicles and a 1,200 sq. ft. minimum home when building. Annual dues of $368 maintain the paved roads and common areas. Horses and grazing animals are welcome. There are no club houses, tennis courts, pools, etc. in this community, although there is a common area park.

Located on the eastern foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains, Clearwater Creek sits between two highways. It's north & south entrances open to secondary roads, both of which connect the north-south US Highway 221 to the east-west US Highway 64/74A. Convenient, though the community enjoys a quiet setting.