Mountainside Serenity


Nestled within the serene embrace of the Blue Ridge Mountains lies Montreat, a captivating mountain retreat just beyond Black Mountain. This secluded community of around 700 residents harmoniously blends a rich historical heritage, vibrant conference center, and the acclaimed Montreat College. Discover coveted properties ranging from expansive log cabins to serene wooded lots, all amidst the breathtaking backdrop of Black Mountain. Montreat, known for its conservation land, invites you to immerse yourself in nature's wonders through hiking trails, parks, and a quaint local marketplace. Experience the allure of Montreat—where history, tranquility, and natural beauty converge to offer a uniquely enriching lifestyle amidst the mountains.


Montreat Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $773K
Lowest Price $120K
Highest Price $2.3M
Total Listings 8
Avg. Days On Market 111
Avg. Price/SQFT $451

Property Types (active listings)

Explore Montreat, NC Real Estate

Montreat, a tranquil haven embraced by the Blue Ridge Mountains, is a secluded mountain community hosting approximately 700 residents. Integrating a thriving conference center and Montreat College, this locale resonates with a rich history dating back to 1905. While new construction is rare due to limited land inventory, Montreat offers prized resales that capture the essence of serene mountain living.

There are limited yet highly sought-after properties on offer within Montreat, providing equal opportunities to own a piece of land or a spacious log cabin or cottage-inspired abode with views of Black Mountain. Expertly crafted cottage homes are located in serene wooded lots where you'll find opportunities to embrace the nature nestled in the Montreat community, featuring walking trails, parks, tennis courts, and more!

Explore a coveted range of properties—spacious log cabins, cottage-inspired dwellings with Black Mountain vistas, and even vast land parcels for those seeking their personal oasis. These limited yet highly sought-after properties provide unique opportunities for residents to bask in Montreat's natural beauty.

Immersing in Montreat's community means embracing nature's abundance, with walking trails, parks, tennis courts, and more nestled amidst serene wooded lots. Nature enthusiasts revel in the tranquility of Robert Lake Park or the adventure along the picturesque Graybeard Trail, while shoppers find delight in the local specialty gift shop at Ten Thousand Villages.

Montreat Highlights & Amenities

Montreat's real treasure lies in its pristine natural beauty. The town boasts an array of recreational activities and lush green spaces. Residents and visitors can immerse themselves in the tranquility of Robert Lake Park, explore the picturesque Graybeard Trail that winds through the serene woods, or enjoy the well-maintained tennis courts and parks. The Montreat Wilderness, part of the Pisgah National Forest, beckons adventure seekers with hiking trails offering breathtaking vistas and a chance to connect with nature.

Beyond its natural allure, Montreat brims with cultural and historical significance. The Montreat Conference Center stands tall, drawing spiritual seekers and hosting enriching events. Montreat College, established in 1916, contributes to the town's academic heritage, fostering learning and growth. The town's ties to famous personalities like Billy Graham enrich its historical tapestry, attracting visitors intrigued by its past.

Montreat thrives as a close-knit community, fostering a warm and welcoming environment. From seasonal festivities like the Fourth of July parade and community-wide picnics to thought-provoking lectures at the Anderson Auditorium, the town celebrates togetherness and intellectual discourse. Residents and visitors alike cherish the vibrant sense of community that permeates through Montreat's serene mountain setting.


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