191.63± Acres
Buncombe County, North Carolina

191+/- Acres Bordering U.S. Forest Service in Weaverville NC!

ID: 55188
Status: Available
Price: $2,500,000
Acres: 191.63±
Price Per Acre: $13,046
Address: 48 Benfield Road
City, State: Weaverville, North Carolina
County: Buncombe
ZIP Code: 28787


About the Property:

Discover the allure of Richland Knob, just outside of Weaverville & downtown Asheville. This expansive, unrestricted land promises amazing long-range, panoramic views of the surrounding peaks & valleys from throughout the property. Bordering conservation lands, the Pisgah National Forest, & the Woodfin Watershed, the property boasts many great natural features, including your own private “sliding rock.”

With elevations ranging from 2,840’ to 4,690’, the sloping topography consists of hardwood forests, rock outcroppings, springs, creeks, & wildlife habitats for you to enjoy. The established trails & road systems provide access to the entire mountain & are great for hiking, mountain biking, or riding ATVs. Multiple build sites are available throughout, with each spot offering more stunning views of the surrounding mountain ranges & towns below than the last.

This terrain offers the ideal hunting tract, with plenty of wildlife sign throughout, including whitetail deer, black bears, & eastern turkeys.

Bull Gap Overlook, the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Mountains-to-Sea Trail, & many other great hikes, drives, & hunting areas are just minutes away, making this a unique opportunity for nature enthusiasts & adventurers alike.

The property is currently enrolled in the forestry tax program, with taxes being less than $400 annually.


To schedule a showing or inquire about the property, please contact Thomas Peacock at 813-467-3613 or tpeacock@mossyoakproperties.com


Nearby Attractions:

  • Pisgah National Forest: Known as one of the nation's best areas for outdoor recreation, the Pisgah National Forest consists of more than 500,000 acres of hardwood forest, mile-high mountain peaks, whitewater rivers, thundering waterfalls, & hundreds of miles of top hiking trails.
  • The Blue Ridge Parkway: The Blue Ridge Parkway, America's Favorite Scenic Drive, winds 469 miles through the Blue Ridge Mountains, connecting Shenandoah National Park (Virginia) to Great Smoky Mountains National Park (North Carolina), providing stunning views of the region's highest peaks & access to premier hiking trails near Asheville.
  • Biltmore Estate: George Vanderbilt's 250-room castle is America's Largest Home & a top attraction in the area. Explore Biltmore House, meander through its 8,000 acres of grounds & gardens, book a behind-the-scenes tour, or visit its nationally-recognized winery.
  • Visit Weaverville, NC: Weaverville & the Reems Creek Valley have been a beacon to the world since pioneers began settling in what was still Cherokee territory in the 1700s. The natural beauty of the area, the healthful climate, & its proximity to Asheville’s urban attractions have made Weaverville the perfect small town.
  • Explore Asheville, NC: Asheville captivates with its unique blend of rich architectural heritage, vibrant local culture with a thriving arts scene, & a backdrop of stunning Appalachian scenery, making it a memorable & diverse destination for visitors seeking both urban excitement & outdoor exploration.

Additional Information


  • bear
  • big game
  • small game
  • turkey
  • whitetail deer


  • atv trails
  • bike trails
  • bird watching
  • equestrian trails
  • hiking trails
  • hunting
  • public land access

water access

  • creek

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