Bryson City, North Carolina

The Settlement at Thomas Divide

Community Information

$68,500 - $395,000

The Settlement at Thomas Divide
Situated in Western North Carolina, The Settlement at Thomas Divide is a mountain community in Bryson City, designed for those who love an outdoor lifestyle. The community borders the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, offering quick access to outdoor recreation while located just 10 minutes from downtown Bryson City.

A restored 1920s farmhouse serves as the community center where residents gather and guests stay overnight. Horse owners have access to a 16-stall barn, a dressage arena, and 28 rolling acres of horse pasture. Community walking, biking, and horseback riding trails lead to more than 500 miles of trails within the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Park and surrounding National Forest also offer trout fishing streams, whitewater rafting, boating, off road biking, and more.

Homes and homesites are surrounded by long-range views of the Smoky Mountains. More than 80 percent of the land in Swain County is occupied by National Forest and National Park. The region’s mild climate makes the mountain lifestyle enjoyable year-round. The cultural attractions, shopping, and entertainment of Asheville are within a one-hour drive. Request More Information now!
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  • Acreage

    180 acres (73 hectares)

  • Clubhouse

    Restored farmhouse serves as community center for gatherings and guest accommodations

  • Equestrian

    28 acres of horse pasture, a 16-stall barn with tack and feed room, dressage arena, round pen, and hay barn; additional 4-stall barn and three paddocks for visiting horses

  • Recreation

    Walking, biking, and equestrian trails; parking area for RVs and trailers

  • Golf Nearby

    Minutes from Sequoia National Golf Club and Smoky Mountain Country Club

  • Fishing

    Guided fly fishing tours in surrounding rivers and throughout Great Smoky Mountain National Park; fishing and boating on Fontana Lake

  • Healthcare

    Five minutes from Swain Community Hospital, a Duke LifePoint hospital offering 24-hour emergency services; easy access to world-class healthcare at Mission Hospital in Asheville

  • Shopping & Dining

    Less than 10 minutes from boutiques, arts & crafts, antique stores, and a variety of restaurants featuring local and international cuisine in Bryson City

  • Area Attractions

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Nantahala Outdoor Center, Fontana Lake, tennis courts and swimming pool at Swain County Recreation Department, Museum of the Cherokee Indians, restaurants and entertainment at Harrah's Casino, community education and entertainment at Western Carolina University, ski area in Maggie Valley; one hour from the lively city of Asheville

  • Lots For Sale

    20 Lots available out of 39 developed to date. Priced from $68,500 to $395,000

  • Homes For Sale

    Currently offering a contemporary cabin priced at $549,000. In the past, owners have designed and built their own homes. Several builders have built in the community which has resulted in an interesting and different collection of homes.

  • Disclaimer: Prices subject to change. Offer void where prohibited by law.

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The Settlement at Thomas Divide

460 McCracken Road

Bryson City, North Carolina 28713

35.4679389 -83.3989772

Real Estate Listings at The Settlement at Thomas Divide

Lot 33

Bryson City, NC

3 Bedrooms | 3 Full Baths

Properties 1 to 1 of 1

2 Reviews From Residents
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My Home!!!

Martha R. - Verified Resident (Since 2011)

I bought at Thomas Divide almost 9 years ago and built a small cabin (3 bedrooms) to which I planned to retire. For the next 7 years, I paid for the mortgage by renting it out through Carolina Mountain Vacations and made improvements each year. Two years ago I moved in part time and this year I'm retiring to my mountain home full time! Coming fr ...

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excellent location and unique community.

Linda K. - Verified Resident (Since 2014 part time)

Bryson City, bordering the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and beautiful views. Private lots with friendly neighbors. Easy access from highway to property. Horse community which is why I purchased, yet there are many people who enjoy the pasture views and hiking trails throughout. There is nothing quite as nice as Thomas Divide.