Blue Heron Point is a new gated community in the town and on Lake Lure, North Carolina, offering 43 home sites on 55 acres. Secure and beautiful, Blue Heron Point could be a good retirement alternative to other North Carolina 55+ active adult communities. The developer, Waterfall Mountain Properties, is a division of Harrison Development. They may accept a trade of your commercial, residential or personal property towards the purchase of one of their sites.
The Blue Heron Point community is gated and security patrolled. Private boat slips are offered with all waterfront sites. Lake Lure, which covers some 720 acres with water depths ranging from 15 feet to 155 feet, is home to several species of trout, bass, crappie, catfish, bluegills and sunperch.
Home Sizes and Prices
Properties start at $325,000, with waterfront prices starting at just under the $800,000 mark. Blue Heron Point does not have any completed homes listed.
Information on the Local Area
There are 15 golf courses within 20 miles of the lake. Besides golf and fishing, people enjoy boating, swimming, horse riding and panning for gold and precious gems. Other attractions include the historic Lake Lure Inn and Spa, Chimney Rock and the 404-foot Hickory Nut Falls. The Hickory Nut Gorge Olympiad is held in the fall and includes a triathlon and foot races, beach volleyball, cheerleading, basketball, golf, tennis and baseball events, kayak, pontoon boat and dragon boat competitions and more. Athletes, including many from Lake Lure’s 55+ retirement communities, compete in age and gender classes. Charlotte, Greenville, Asheville and Hendersonville offer nearby shopping, dining, quality hospitals and cultural events.