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Blowing Rock, North Carolina
  • 22-acre Sweetgrass Lake is stock with trout for fishing. 1 of 10

  • The Lake House is the community gathering place, with a game room, fitness center, and patio with fire pit. 2 of 10

  • A canoe launch is situated next to the lake. 3 of 10

  • Homesites offer views of the lake. 4 of 10

  • Miles of hiking trails are located within the community. 5 of 10

  • The Lake House provides access to access to the swim beach, canoe house, and fishing dock. 6 of 10

  • The Lake House Fitness Center 7 of 10

  • Custom Built Home 8 of 10

  • SweetGrass sits atop a mountain plateau at an elevation of 3,600 feet. 9 of 10

  • Blowing Rock has more than 100 shops, including upscale boutiques and antique shops, clothiers, galleries and outlets. 10 of 10

Home Types
Price Range
$260,000 to $700,000
$80,000 to $250,000
Amenities at a Glance
Swimming Pool
Walking Trails

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Nestled atop a mountain plateau at an elevation of 3,600 feet, SweetGrass is the only mountain lake community in Blowing Rock, North Carolina. The 272-acre community is framed by views of Grandfather Mountain, the Blue Ridge Parkway and a 3,900-acre nature preserve.

Residents have access to numerous recreational amenities including a 22-acre stocked lake, parks, trails and Boone Fork Creek, a designated North Carolina Outstanding Trout Stream. This outdoor-oriented community also includes a fire pit, lakeside clubhouse, beach, and canoe station. Golf courses, ski resorts, and whitewater rafting are within a 30-minute drive.

Only a few miles from SweetGrass, the historic town of Blowing Rock, North Carolina is home to rich local culture and has been named a “Favorite Southern Destination” by the readers of Southern Living. As a year-round destination, the summers are comfortable, fall colors are vibrant, winters are mild, and spring is blooming with wildflowers. Send me information now!

272 acres (108 hectares)
The Lake House
Social gathering place on SweetGrass Lake; includes a large gathering room with a grand hearth and gourmet kitchen, game room, fitness center, covered grill, and a patio with fire pit; access to swim beach, canoe house, and fishing dock
SweetGrass Lake
Trout-stocked, 22-acre lake for fishing, swimming, kayaking and canoeing
Golf Nearby
Minutes away from numerous challenging private and public golf courses including the Linville Golf Club, Blowing Rock Golf Club and the Boone Golf Club
Boone Fork Creek, a North Carolina protected trout stream, is located within the community
Miles of hiking trails within the community; nearby Julian Price Memorial Park, home to picnic grounds, camping, nature walks and boat rentals; fishing, hiking, skiing, horseback riding, whitewater rafting, golfing and the Appalachian Ski Mountain Resort are located within 30-minutes
Health Care
Residents have easy access to high-quality healthcare at two full-service hospitals located near SweetGrass - Blowing Rock Hospital and the Watauga Medical Center
Shopping & Dining
Blowing Rock has more than 100 shops, including upscale boutiques and antique shops, clothiers, galleries and outlets, and restaurants garnering attention from The New York Times
Area Attractions
Located near Grandfather Mountain, The Blowing Rock, Tweetsie Railroad, Moses Cone Manor and the Linville Caverns; numerous fine art and cultural opportunities including a professional summer stock theatre, Ballet Blowing Rock, Art in the Park and the Hayes Performing Arts Center; 20 minutes from Boone, NC
Lots For Sale
Lakefront, meadow, and parkside lots priced from $80,000 to $250,000
Homes For Sale
Lakefront and lakeview homes are now available, as well as High Hemlock maintenance free cottages; priced from the $260,000s to $700,000

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Views at SweetGrass are unquestionably some of the most spectacular in the Blue Ridge Mountains. And we'd like to share them with you.
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2 Reviews From Residents

Darla and Ron S.

Resident Since Purchased our homesite in May of 2016

"Extraordinary Care and Attention"

This is an email we sent to the fine folks at SweetGrass after we closed in May 2016: Good afternoon Steve, As you may recall, my wife, Darla and I are the recent owners of Lot#53 in your community, SweetGrass. We purchased this property from your Broker, Walt Davis, in March of this year and closed on it in May of this year. First, let me say ...

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Pete D.

Resident Since 2012

"A Little Bit of Heaven"

As an owner and full time resident of SweetGrass since 2012, I can only tell you how great a property this is. The lake and fishing are great. Hiking, biking, kayaking, golfing, snow shoeing, cross-country skiing (right on the property and the adjacent Blue Ridge Highway)and downhill skiing (Beech,Sugar and Appalachian Mountain)make this a very a ...

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Home Types
Price Range
$260,000 to $700,000
$80,000 to $250,000
Amenities at a Glance
Swimming Pool
Walking Trails

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6382 Hwy 221 South
Blowing Rock, North Carolina 28605
Telephone (828) 771-9344

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