161 Kimberly Avenue, Asheville, NC
$ 1,750,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#4033725
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyBUNCOMBE
  • CityAsheville
  • AreaBuncombe County
  • Zip28804
  • StyleGeorgian
  • Price$ 1,750,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3409
  • Lot Size11,326 SqFt
Data Source:
Canopy MLS
Property Description

Step into a chapter of Asheville's history at this Grove Park home built in 1921 by architect L. B. Jackson. This former home to Thomas Wolfe’s sister is filled with original details and character and has been thoughtfully updated while preserving the original charm. Ideally situated on the Grove Park Inn’s award-winning golf course, it exudes timeless elegance, both inside and out. Lush landscaping surrounds the property, creating a private oasis. A bright foyer and a flowing floor plan welcome you inside. The interior features stunning and spacious living and working spaces, a formal dining room, a renovated kitchen with quartzite countertops and top-of-the-line appliances, a primary suite with an en suite bathroom and sitting area, and a basement with ample storage. A true Asheville gem, perfectly blending vintage allure and modern convenience. Don't miss the opportunity to own this captivating piece of Asheville history.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Asheville City Elementary School Asheville Middle School Asheville High School
Price History
5/24/2023 Listed $1,750,000

General Features

Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Range, Microwave, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater
Architectural Style Georgian
Car Hoasubjectto None
City Asheville
Construction Materials Brick Full
Construction Type Site Built
Cooling Central Air
County Buncombe
Directions Charlotte St North, left on Edwin, Edwin turns into Kimberly, First house on right past golf course, #161 Kimberly, driveway off Country Club Rd.
Elementary School Asheville City
Elevation 2000
Exterior Features Fire Pit, Porte-cochere
Heating Central, Other - See Remarks
High School Asheville
Interior Features Attic Finished, Attic Stairs Fixed, Pantry, Storage, Walk-In Closet(s)
Middle/Junior High School Asheville
New Construction No
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Shingle
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Street Name Kimberly
Subdivision Name None
Tax Assessed Value 799000
Utilities Gas, Underground Power Lines, Underground Utilities
Virtual Tour
Year Built 1921
Zoning RS4

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3409
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Tile, Wood
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features In Basement
SqFt Main 1602
SqFt Upper 1329
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Living Area 3409
Foundation Details Basement
Lot Features Corner Lot, Level, On Golf Course, Views
Lot Size Area 0.26
Lot Size Units Acres
Main Level Garage YN No
Parking Features Driveway, Attached Garage
Road Responsibility Publicly Maintained Road
Road Surface Type Asphalt, Paved
Water Source City


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 28804

AVG $1.73M
AVG 171
Year Built
AVG 1983
AVG 23
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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