Christy Newell

1831 Laurel Falls Road Franklin, NC 28723




This LEGACY 760+/- acre Land Offering is nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains just 10.5 miles from the quaint town of Franklin, NC. It is UNRESTRICTED Land with 3 Waterfalls, of which the highest is 240+/- ft in vertical drop. The 2 remaining Waterfalls are180+/- ft and 90+/- ft. There are numerous bold creeks, cascading waterfalls, streams & springs throughout, as well as a pond that could be stocked for fishing. Choose from many mountain views with a peak elevation up to 3,400 and an average elevation of 2900 to 3000 ft offering cool comfortable temperatures. Whether you're looking for a waterfall view, mountain view, creek side view, pasture view or prefer a partially wooded area with mature hardwood trees, it's all here. As if that wasn't enough, the property offers 5 ingress/egress points for convenience, a wide road system that has been carved through the property at substantial cost, and a bridge constructed of concrete, steel I-beams with a wood surface. This land has it all... "There is simply no other property on the market that compares with it!" It would be a grand estate, family compound, or a unique development. Easy access from Atlanta or Asheville.

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Christy Newell

(704) 805-1056



  • Lot/Land

Lot Description

  • Cleared
  • Wooded
  • Gently Rolling
  • Steep
  • Subdividing Possible
  • Partially Cleared

Water Type

  • Private
  • Well


  • 50

Sewer Type

  • Septic Tank

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Located in the Nantahala National Forest and just 10 miles from Highlands, North Carolina, Cashiers is a popular destination. 


What is Cashiers, NC known for?

Situated in Cashiers, North Carolina, Panthertown Valley is home to more than 6,311 acres of spectacular views, soaring mountains, roaring waterfalls, gorges and valleys. 


Things to do in Cashiers, NC

Home to an abundance of rainfall each year, Cashiers has more than 10 waterfalls to see and explore, and not all of them require visitors to go on a long hike first. 


And of course, the ever popular Panthertown Valley, is a huge hit with visitors and residents alike. 


A fly fisherman’s paradise, Cashiers is lucky enough to house the Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail, where fly fishers will experience 15 ideal places to reel in brown, rainbow and and brook trout.


Take a break from exploring the outdoors when you stroll through the Cashiers Farmers Market, where you can buy from local farmers and artisans and get a quick bite to eat. 


Cashiers, NC weather

Technically classified as a temperate rainforest, Cashiers receives a large amount of precipitation each year. An escape from the heat, in July, which is the hottest month all year, the average temperature is 81 degrees. Expectedly, January is the coldest month of the year and temperatures average around 37 degrees. Air quality is exceptional in Cashiers, with data reporting the pollution index is 86% better than the national average.


Real Estate in Cashiers, North Carolina

Homes for sale in Cashiers, NC range from cozy cabins to mountain retreats and lake-side luxuries. Featured communities where most residents reside include Glenville, Highlands, Lake Toxaway, Sapphire, and Cullowhee. 

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