Real Estate in Cullowhee - Homes For Sale

Even with just over 9,000 residents, Cullowhee has a lot to offer. Home to Western Carolina University, Cullowhee provides everything you’d expect from a college town — from poetry readings to independent movie screenings, available to students and locals alike. And, on fall weekends, you’re likely to find most people at the WCU football game — the Pride of the Mountains Marching Band is a must-see.

Cullowhee’s K-8 school, Cullowhee Valley, has an impressive variety of clubs and activities for students: Robotics Club, Battle of the Books, Band and Build-It Club are just a few of the many programs available. Kids and adults alike can find even more activities provided at the Cullowhee Recreation Center, operated by the Jackson County Parks and Rec Department.

As with most places in Jackson County, the opportunities to enjoy the outdoors are abundant. If you like disc golf (we won’t tell if you still call it a frisbee!), you don’t want to miss the Catamount Links course hosted by WCU. Prefer to drop in a line and hopefully catch a fish? The Tuckasegee River runs right through Cullowhee, but there are also dozens of creeks and other fishing holes for you to try your luck. The WNC Fly Fishing Trail has some terrific suggestions for your next angling adventure.

Are you a history buff? Check out the Mountain Heritage Center, where southern Appalachia’s cultural heritage and history are celebrated and preserved. After your visit, you’ll need a bite to eat; Cullowhee’s options include Mexican food at Sazon, coffee and baked goods at The Point, and traditional pub fare at Tuck’s Tap and Grille.

And, if you need to venture out beyond your Appalachian mountain home in Cullowhee, don’t worry: Asheville Regional Airport is only 45 miles away, with frequent connections to Atlanta via Delta and US Airways. For more local travel needs, you can take advantage of public transportation provided by Jackson County Transit.


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Cullowhee, NC - Real Estate & Homes for sale

117 Wike Cemetery Road, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$289,000

3 beds

2.0 baths

sqft

0.99 acres

over 2 years on site

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This immaculate home offers one level living with easy access year round. You will enjoy the beautiful covered front porch overlooking your large flat yard and the Tuckaseegee River! Back yard is just as spacious as the front yard with a large open deck for entertaining! Landscaping is absolutely immaculate!! Two car garage and ample parking for all your friends. Interior boasts many upgrades such as hardwood , carpet and tile flooring, stainless steel appliances and a beautiful sunroom. Lots of natural light! 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms plus a bonus room for office/library/playroom. Split floor plan makes this a splendid family home. Large master bedroom with 2 closets. Lots of storage throughout the home and a nice size laundry room. Storage building on property provides a great place for storing the tubes until you are ready to float the river. (just outside your door). Children's playground can stay. Only 5 minutes from WCU and 20 minutes from Sylva. This home is move in ready and easy to show with just a little notice so give us call!

3480 Caney Fork, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$289,000

3 beds

1.0 baths

sqft

38.0 acres

over 1 year on site

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38+/- acres of both cleared and wooded acreage. 3/1 rock house plus a 2-story 100+ year old log cabin in a beautiful serene setting. Lays well in a beautiful private cove. The uses for this property are endless.PRICE REDUCED!!!Jackson County Schools

135 Legacy, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$289,000

4 beds

3.0 baths

sqft

0.5 acres

over 1 year on site

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Beautiful home close to campus. Standing in the flat yard of this home you would think you are in a private park but really you are within walking distance to WCU campus. This home is very well maintained and vey conveniently located. The entry foyer has a slate floor and hardwoods in the living room and kitchen. Large living space even has room for a baby grand piano! The sliding glass doors lead out to a comfortably deck that wraps all the way around the house. Large carport leads out to the well groomed back yard with a fire-pit and workshop. This is a lot of home for this price. Come and see it today.

00 Old Cullowhee Rd, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$289,000

beds

0 baths

sqft

1.0 acres

over 1 year on site

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Excellent opportunity to develop at a well-located site at the east entrance of Western Carolina University.

816 University Heights, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$289,750

3 beds

3.0 baths

sqft

1.35 acres

over 1 year on site

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Large traditional split level home. Main level has huge formal living room/dining room with fireplace. Family room with new kitchen features a fireplace with insert. Walk up 5 steps to master suite featuring a new bath, h/h walk-in closets plus second bedroom. Downstairs has a 3rd bedroom, new bath, huge rec room. This is a lot of house. (includes lot # 7650-40-1446 with .47 acres.)

389 Misty Pt, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$289,900

4 beds

3.5 baths

3025 sqft

0.94 acres

over 1 year on site

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Spacious 3 bedroom/2.5 bathroom home PLUS separate 1 bedroom/1 bathroom apartment with private entrance. This is an amazing opportunity to live in the main home while short term OR long term renting the apartment! Offering privacy AND convenience! Only about 3 miles from Western Carolina University, shops, groceries, and restaurants. Over 3000 square feet of home on almost an acre with an abundance of wildlife.

525 Cabin Ridge, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$289,900

3 beds

2.0 baths

sqft

3.99 acres

over 1 year on site

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Massive light-filled great room offers long range mountain views in a beautiful private yet convenient neighborhood just minutes to Western Carolina University! Spacious kitchen offers new ( CURAVA ) recycled Glass Surfaces, In cabinet coffee system, double ovens and top of the line appliances. Split floor plan make this 3/2 home perfect for a family. Large master suite with a wonderful soaking tub, double sinks and his and hers closets! Beautiful hardwoods in great room and master suite with new carpet in additional bedrooms. Bathrooms and laundry room boasts new tile flooring. Soaring cathedral ceiling gives the great room the "wow" effect you might be looking for. Large screened porch for enjoying the sunrise each morning and the cool evening breezes. In the summer you will enjoy fresh mountain air throughout the home by simply opening the french doors. Large carport is perfect for two cars or entertaining! Great sledding hill too! One of my favorite homes to show!

525 Cabin Ridge Rdge, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$289,900

3 beds

2.0 baths

1932 sqft

3.99 acres

9 months on site

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Massive light-filled great room offers long range mountain views in a beautiful private yet convenient neighborhood just minutes to Western Carolina University! Spacious kitchen offers new ( CURAVA ) recycled Glass Surfaces, In cabinet coffee system, double ovens and top of the line appliances. Split floor plan make this 3/2 home perfect for a family. Large master suite with a wonderful soaking tub, double sinks and his and hers closets! Beautiful hardwoods in great room and master suite with new carpet in additional bedrooms. Bathrooms and laundry room boasts new tile flooring. Soaring cathedral ceiling gives the great room the "wow" effect you might be looking for. Large screened porch for enjoying the sunrise each morning and the cool evening breezes. In the summer you will enjoy fresh mountain air throughout the home by simply opening the french doors. Large carport is perfect for two cars or entertaining! Great sledding hill too! One of my favorite homes to show!

633 Nicholson Cove, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$289,950

3 beds

2.5 baths

sqft

4.82 acres

4 months on site

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Very modern, tasteful and comfortable home in the Caney Fork Community. Gutted and remodeled 2 years ago, this home has about everyting one would want in a country setting. Privacy, convenience, woods, a stream, a nice Winter view and easy upkeep. The home features a huge great room with cathedral ceiling, a great master suite with huge bath/dressing room. Washer/dryer is located in a large room adjoining large pantry/storage room. Upstairs features 2 bedrooms and shared bath. All doors are hardwood paneled. New windows and heat pump make this a very reasonable home to operate. 360 sf covered front porch is easy to sit on and hard to leave from. If that is not enough the house also comes with a 1500 sf metal building for those with a lot of "Stuff" or a major hobby. This is a great house and property.

399 Pressley Creek, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$294,500

2 beds

2.0 baths

sqft

2.81 acres

about 1 year on site

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Private home with mountain views in Cullowhee, NC. Easy access and only 4.5 miles to WCU! Open floor plan and one level living with a beautiful stone fireplace. A great home for entertaining! New Trane A/C and Gas Furnace! Kitchen has Corian and Granite counter tops and a new refrigerator! Bonus room would make a great office or playroom. New vapor barrier. Exterior of house features mature landscaping and a great yard on 2.81 acres. Home also has a screened porch, a deck, and a two car garage. Amazing price!

525 Cabin Rdge, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$294,500

3 beds

2.0 baths

2052 sqft

3.99 acres

5 months on site

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Nestled in a beautiful private setting, this custom one-level 3BR/2BA home is located just minutes from Western Carolina University & the Jackson County Rec Center. The soaring cathedral ceiling & beautiful hardwood flooring in the great room will "WOW" you from the minute you arrive. French doors in the great room open to a large screened porch. The spacious kitchen boasts stunning new CURAVA (recycled Glass) countertops, double ovens and top of the line appliances, including a built-in coffee system. Large master suite has a wonderful soaking tub, double sinks, his/hers closets, hardwood flooring & French doors opening to a deck w/mountain view. Split floor plan offers 2 add'l bedrooms with new carpet. Baths and laundry room boasts new tile flooring. Oversized 2-car carport perfect for cars and/or entertaining! Take a walk & enjoy peaceful surroundings then gather around the fire pit & relax the day away! This is a beautiful home, easy to show with little notice.

399 Pressley Creek Rd, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$294,500

2 beds

2.0 baths

2655 sqft

2.81 acres

about 1 year on site

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Private home with mountain views in Cullowhee, NC. Easy access and only 4.5 miles to WCU! Open floor plan and one level living with a beautiful stone fireplace. A great home for entertaining! New Trane A/C and Gas Furnace! Kitchen has Corian and Granite counter tops and a new refrigerator! Bonus room would make a great office or playroom. New vapor barrier. Exterior of house features mature landscaping and a great yard on 2.81 acres. Home also has a screened porch, a deck, and a two car garage. Amazing price!

362 Native Wildflower Trail, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,000

3 beds

2.5 baths

1530 sqft

2.68 acres

over 2 years on site

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You'll love this charming 2-story cabin located in beautiful Cullowhee, NC. This extremely private 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home offers wonderful views from its exquisitely designed patio and located only 15 minutes from Western Carolina University. If you enjoy fishing, abundant wildlife, and love the great outdoors, this will be a very intriguing property for you to look at. This home is perfect as a seasonal retreat or as a full time residence where you can enjoy the charm of Jackson County and country living at its best.

000 Old Cullowhee Rd, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,000

beds

0 baths

sqft

1.0 acres

almost 2 years on site

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Heart of Cullowhee!! Be a part of the growing WCU campus. Land is ideal for commercial strip center, student housing, restaurant & bar. Location is directly across from Tucks Tavern and the "old" main entrance to WCU campus.

000 Old Cullowhee Rd, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,000

beds

0 baths

sqft

1.0 acres

almost 2 years on site

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Heart of Cullowhee!! Be a part of the growing WCU campus. Land is ideal for commercial strip center, student housing, restaurant & bar. Location is directly across from Tucks Tavern and the "old" main entrance to WCU campus.

362 Native Wildflower Trl, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,000

3 beds

2.5 baths

1530 sqft

2.2 acres

12 months on site

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Extremely private home with wonderful year round views located only about 15 minutes from Western Carolina University. If you are into the great out of doors this will be a very intriguing property to view. Wildlife abounds and you cy.ross a nice trout stream on the drive in. Nice outside porch and deck provides the perfect place to entertain guest and enjoy the views and the cool evening breezes. A storage shed also provides room for a workshop or an easy place to store yard equipment.

388 Misty Pointe, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,500

3 beds

2.5 baths

2648 sqft

1.31 acres

almost 2 years on site

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CULLOWHEE-LOG HOME LOCATED CLOSE TO WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY. HOME FEATURES 3 BEDROOMS 2.5 BATHS, MASTER BEDROOM ON MAIN LEVEL,LARGE FAMILY ROOM AND BONUS ROOM. KITCHEN HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH QUARTZ COUNTER-TOPS, HICKORY CABINETS, STAINLESS APPLIANCES,WALL OVEN AND ISLAND COOK-TOP. LIVING ROOM HAS EXPOSED BEAMS, FIREPLACE & HARDWOOD FLOORS . SECOND LEVEL HAS 2 BEDROOMS, BONUS ROOM, NICE BALCONY WITH CUSTOM DESK AND BOOK SHELVES. OUTSIDE FEATURES INCLUDE LARGE COVERED FRONT PORCH, NICE COOKOUT DECK,LARGE STORAGE WORKSHOP. PAVED ACCESS TO PROPERTY WITH GOOD VIEWS.

388 Misty Point, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,500

3 beds

2.5 baths

sqft

1.31 acres

almost 2 years on site

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CULLOWHEE-LOG HOME LOCATED CLOSE TO WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY. HOME FEATURES 3 BEDROOMS 2.5 BATHS, MASTER BEDROOM ON MAIN LEVEL,LARGE FAMILY ROOM AND BONUS ROOM. KITCHEN HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH QUARTZ COUNTER-TOPS, HICKORY CABINETS, STAINLESS APPLIANCES,WALL OVEN AND ISLAND COOK-TOP. LIVING ROOM HAS EXPOSED BEAMS, FIREPLACE & HARDWOOD FLOORS . SECOND LEVEL HAS 2 BEDROOMS, BONUS ROOM, NICE BALCONY WITH CUSTOM DESK AND BOOK SHELVES. OUTSIDE FEATURES INCLUDE LARGE COVERED FRONT PORCH, NICE COOKOUT DECK,LARGE STORAGE WORKSHOP. PAVED ACCESS TO PROPERTY WITH GOOD VIEWS.

946 South Country Club, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,900

3 beds

2.0 baths

sqft

0.82 acres

10 months on site

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EXTRAORDINARY 3 bedroom, 2 bath home in the VILLAGE OF FOREST HILLS. Family room with unique hooded fireplace, woodstove & sunken sitting area set the tone for comfortable mountain living Freshly painted inside with new carpet, light fixtures and new doors, this home is ready for you to make it your own. Formal living & dining room along with spacious bedrooms are a real treat. Downstairs is a partially finished basement, which is plumbed, heated and has more space that you could ever imagine. Build more living space or enjoy as rooms for hobbies. There is storage galore that will last a lifetime. For those looking for a workshop and garages, you will be blown away! There's a 1462 sf workshop & 3 GARAGES in all. One has 12 ft doors and 17 ft ceilings & room for your RV, boat or toys of your choice. Easy access and 5 minutes to WCU, Cullowhee Valley School and Jackson County Recreation Park. Listing below recent appraisal.

473 Peachtree Road, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,900

3 beds

3.0 baths

sqft

4.56 acres

8 months on site

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Don't miss this great family home on 4+ beautiful acres in the desirable Caney Fork community! It boasts three bedrooms, three baths, 2 bonus rooms, a dining room, breakfast nook with bay window. large living area, family room with wet bar in basement and a two car garage There are two nice rock wood burning fireplaces and two zone heat pump. Great kitchen with gas cook top, maple cabinets, granite tile surfaces, pantry and bay window.. Fido has plenty of room to roam with a large fenced back yard. A new deck overlooks the beautifully landscaped rear portion of the property. There are great views, easy access and privacy. The location is perfect for WCU families and also convenient to Cashiers.

403 Laporte None, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,900

3 beds

2.0 baths

1397 sqft

10.21 acres

8 months on site

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Looking for a Mini-Farm w/PRIVACY & VIEWS? Look no more. This 3BR/2BA Ranch (Double-Wide Frame) has been renovated to become a log cabin w/main level living. D-log siding on the exterior w/Block Foundation. T&G Walls & Ceilings w/combination of Red Oak, Yellow Pine & Poplar. Complete w/fireplace w/gas logs & a 100-yr-old Barn Wood hand-hewn custom mantle. Oak hardwoods in living area & Master BR. Large Master ensuite w/Ceramic Tile shower & floors. Kitchen consists of gas Range/Oven, Corian countertops, ceramic tile floors & upgraded stainless appliances. Relax on front porch & enjoy panoramic vistas. On the deck, chill in the Covered Hot Tub by the Outdoor Fireplace w/TV. Detached NEW 2-car garage w/unfinished studio upstairs, separate entrance w/2x6 studded construction w/Board & Batten Siding. Plenty of room for cows, horses, chickens & more. Barn on the property. Just 10 minutes from WCU & Grocery Store, 20 minutes to Downtown Sylva. Come see this great unique family home today!

403 East La Porte Acres, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,900

3 beds

2.0 baths

sqft

10.21 acres

8 months on site

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Looking for a MIni Farm with PRIVACY AND VIEWS? Look no more, this 3/2 Bath Ranch (Double Wide Frame) has been renovated to become a log cabin with main level living. D-log siding on the exterior with Block Foundation. T&G walls and Ceilings with a combination of Red Oak, yellow pine and poplar. Complete with fireplace with gas logs with 100 year old Barn Wood hand hewn custom mantle. Oak hardwoods in living area and master bedroom. Large Master ensuite with Ceramic Tile shower and floors, Corian countertops throughout. Kitchen consists of gas Range/oven, corian countertops, ceramic tile floors and upgraded stainless steel appliances. Relax on the front porch and enjoy the panoramic vistas or chill in the Covered outdoor Hot Tub by the Outdoor Fireplace with TV on the deck. Double Detached NEW garage with unfinished studio upstairs, separate entrance with 2x6 studded construction, Garage door openers with Board and Batten Siding. Plenty of room for cows, horses, chickens and more. Barn is on the property. Just 10 minutes from WCU and Grocery Store, 20 minutes to Downtown Sylva for shopping, breweries and great dining. Come see this great unique family home today!

1287 Pressley Creek Rd, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,900

3 beds

2.0 baths

sqft

3.3 acres

8 months on site

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Great home with an amazing yard. If you have been looking for a fantastic home with income potential right off the bat this is one you don't want to miss. Meticulously maintained and ready to move into. Enjoy the updated kitchen with granite countertops, recessed light and modern fixtures. Plenty of room in the dining area for family meals and friends to gather. Everything you need is on the first floor and in the basement you will find a very nice apartment ready for friends, family or rental income. The apartment has two bedrooms, kitchen, dining area and living room with gas logs. Accessed from a walk out door on the front of the home the apartment is separate and not accessible from the main living area. Heated sq ft is only for the main floor and does not include the the 880+/- sq apartment.

150 Clayson Drive, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,900

2 beds

2.0 baths

sqft

15.6 acres

5 months on site

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Very private, secluded house with outstanding short, intermediate, and long range mountain views. Elevation of 4500 feet for cool summer temperatures. Always bright and sunny on the ridge with the house facing south/southeast. Cell phone reception is excellent; and unlimited internet is via existing Frontier DSL line. Small, low maintenance home on a beautiful 15 acre lot with a 1/4 mile driveway providing extreme privacy and seclusion. An outside antenna is installed, providing excellent free reception to over 13 channels. You will enjoy sitting in the swing on the 10' X 28' covered porch, taking in the ever changing views and seasons. The house is small, but very functional and cozy. Windows and doors are double pane and insulated. The property provides great hiking; and there are additional hiking opportunities in the community on private roads and established paths. The Catspaw Property Owners' Association provides maintenance of outstanding private roads in the Community; and is a financially healthy POA. Lockable gate at driveway entrance provides additional security and privacy. 10 x 10 wood storage shed is behind the house. Owner is licensed NC Real Estate Broker

1487 Country Club Dr, Cullowhee, NC 28723

$299,900

3 beds

2.5 baths

1959 sqft

4.73 acres

almost 2 years on site

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This 2-story Country Mountain Home is minutes from Western Carolina University. Features Country Kitchen with lots of Cabinet Space, Built in Oven & Microwave, a Down Draft Cook Top and Breakfast Bar. Exposed massive hand-hewn wood Beams in Great Room, Huge Wood Burning Stone Fireplace hand-hewn mantle, large Dining Area & rustic hand-pegged Oak Hardwood Floors throughout the house. Large Master Suite on Main with Walk-in Closet. Additional 100 acres available for those wanting a family legacy!