Lifestyles & Local Interests

About Weaverville NC

About Weaverville NC – Local Interests

Starview Heights is perfectly situated in the mountains near the quaint historic town of Weaverville NC – protected from the hustle and bustle of urban living, yet just a short hop away from the most popular urban center in Western North Carolina, Asheville.

As small towns go, you don’t get much friendlier the Weaverville. It’s well known for it’s neighborly communities and has always been a great place to raise a family or locate a business.

Weaverville Town Hall
30 South Main Street
P. O. Box 338
Weaverville, NC 28787-0338
Phone: 828-645-7116

Weaverville Food and Fun

A short stroll down its Main Street showcases the best in local restaurants and cafes in the area such as the Well Bred Bakery & Cafe (rated as the 2nd most popular restaurant by TripAdvisor) as well as art galleries such as the Miya Gallery and the Mangum Pottery Studio.

The North Buncombe area also boasts a sophisticated art and writer’s community due to the proximity of nearby Mars Hill University and it’s Rural Heritage Museum.

Outdoor Adventures Near Weaverville

about weaverville nc - Rattlesnake Lodge Trail
Rattlesnake Lodge Trail by Amanda Whitt

Not to mention, by living in Starview Heights you can easily participate in such outdoor sports such as fishing at nearby Lake Louise, hiking, biking, and weather permitting even ski or snowboard. In fact, the regionally recognized fishing/outdoor guide company Curtis Wright Outfitters is also located on Main Street in Weaverville.

You have easy access to some of the most popular National Parks in the country. From Starview Heights, you can hike the Pisgah National Forest, drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway, camp in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park or the Cherokee National Forest – just over the mountains in Tennessee.

Asheville – Fast-Paced Urban Happenings

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And if you still want even more things to do, you can always find fast-paced fun in nearby Asheville, which is an easy 15 minute drive away.

Biltmore House

Asheville is a popular destination due to its colorful history, lively urban setting with quirky street performers and events. It is also home to several nationally recognized restaurants, and craft beer breweries.

Asheville is also well known for its contemporary arts and crafts districts: the Downtown Asheville Art District and the nearby River Arts District.

It is these dual setting of lush mountain views in a small town setting just minutes away from one of the coolest urban areas in North Carolina – (Asheville was named as one of Fodor’s top 21 places to live and has been voted Beer City twice) – that makes building or buying a custom home in Starview Heights a very savvy investment in your future!