Grassy Creek NC is a small community near the Virginia border in Ashe County. It is located in the township by the same name, within the county. It was historically a burgeoning town where residents thrived on living off of the land, farming, and agriculture. Today, you can find some remnants of that time; many buildings have been preserved in the Grassy Creek Historic District. This area includes 38 buildings and 27 other structures such as farmhouses and storage barns, most of which were owned by the Greer family, who were some of the earliest settlers to Grassy Creek.

Ashe County’s Grassy Creek and Helton Creek area is commonly confused with an area of the same name located in another part of western North Carolina, Spruce Pine. Grassy Creek NC in Ashe County is both a small unincorporated community and a township that is comprised of several communities that surround one another. Grassy Creek in Ashe County is near Virginia and considered one of the best, little known trout fishing locations in the mountains.

When you buy property in Grassy Creek you can enjoy the sights and sounds of the mountains. Nature is all around and burgeoning. You won’t find lots of developments and POA’s here. What you will find is historic homes, farmhouses and a place that has remained the same as was at the turn of the 19th century. Let us help you with real estate in Ashe County located along the Virginia border. This is where some of the most pristine landscapes can be found. There is no better place to begin your search for log cabins for sale in North Carolina if you are looking for the a picturesque, private location.

Century 21 Heritage Realty’s staff of Ashe County realty professionals are comprised of a great mix of locals and transplants. Meet with us and you will get sound advice on the housing markets and learn more about the history of the area, and find out what it is truly like to retire to the mountains from folks that actually did just that. Begin your search for homes for sale in Ashe County, or Ashe County land for sale here. We’d love to work with you and we see our clients as one of our extended Century 21 family. Give us a call today.


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