The Historic Nu Wray Inn $849,000

Can you imagine owning one of the most famous Inns in Western North Carolina? Featured on "The Tarheal Traveler" ( & only 30-minutes from Asheville, NC.

Property appraised $1.1M, so instant equity. Seller financing considered with 40% down payment. 2% commission available to licensed real estate broker representing a qualified buyer.

The Nu Wray Inn Bed & Breakfast has provided Southern hospitality in its comfortable rooms and famous "Family-Style" Restaurant for generations of travelers, including; Mark Twain, Thomas Wolfe, Elvis Presley and Christopher Reeves.

The Nu Wray Inn is a wonderful destination that's the hub for all Western North Carolina adventures. Located only 30-minutes from Asheville, history surrounds you from the moment you enter this tremendous home listed on the National Historic Registry and established in 1833'

Conveniently located on the main square within walking distance to restaurants, shops the local Parkway Playhouse and activities. During your stay, enjoy nearby fishing, hiking, horseback riding, tubing and swimming in the famous Toe and Cane Rivers.

Close to Mount Mitchell, Penland School of Crafts and the historic Parkway Playhouse is a mile from the front door. For a scenic drives include taking the Blue Ridge Parkway to Asheville for a day at The Biltmore House, Grove Park Inn.

For the new owner, tons of potential for a Bed & Breakfast, happening brew/pub, restaurant/bar, boutique hotel, cooking-school, local food-scene, bakery, prime retail uses, general store, outfitter, weddings/group retreats or really cool personal residence, the sky's the limit!

Ideal for a knowledgeable Restaurant Group or chef couple due to outstanding local organic food sources avail.

The local market is wide-open for a major restaurant destination in the Western NC with easy access to Asheville, Boone clientele.

Bring your ideas and enjoy a one of a kind landmark property located on the Town Square in Burnsville, NC within walking distance to restaurants, shops and activities. Major 4-lane highway ($100+ million dollar) over 50% completed and due to be completed approx. Summer, 2015'

Note: Currently being operated as a successful full-facility house-rental from 2 to 30 of friends/family (Including kitchen and dining room.) Rates for up to 15-bedrooms, all with their own bath as low as $2,990 for a 3-Day, 2-Night stay and up to $4,595 for a 8-Day, 7-night stay (Includes ALL taxes & fees.)

Perfect for longer stays and memorable weddings too...

Finally, interior furnishings and antiques are not included in list price and very easily expandable to 26-bedrooms (Third floor.)


  • Built in 1833
  • Historic Registry
  • 50 years as B&B
  • Last renovation in 2010
  • For Sale By Owner
  • 15 Guest Rooms
  • 17 Guest Bathrooms
  • Has owner's quarters
  • Has a restaraunt
  • $849,000
  • For Sale By Owner

Listing Agent

Robert Cohen
PO Box 1332
Burnsville, NC 28714

Phone: 8286822329
Loopnet Listing
Tarheal Traveler


102 Town Square Asheville, NC 28714

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Crown jewel of Main Street in the heart of Blueridge Mountain's tourist zone, located 30-minutes from Asheville, NC
Guests enjoying the Town Square while relaxing on the famous front-porch rockers sipping ice cold sweet tea Built in 1833' The Nu Wray Inn is truly a one-of-a-kind property!
Wonderful large commercial kitchen Guests enjoying fine breakfast in the separate dining room that seats 40+
Downstairs fireplace room Light n Bright Rooms
The Nu Wray Inn is at the heart of the Annual Crafts Fair Festival held the first weekend of August
Large back decks perfect for BBQ's & live music Perfect location for memorable weddings in the gorgeous Blueridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, just 30-minutes from Asheville
Beautiful back-gardens I'm dreaming of a white Christmas...

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