Chestnut Street Inn $1,795,000

Beautifully Restored Asheville Bed and Breakfast for Sale

The Chestnut Street Inn is a 1905 Grand Revival Colonial home boasting the prestigious Griffin Award for the preservation of this completely restored home. We are also proud of our Asheville Greenworks Treasured Tree Award, the Inn being noted for its beautiful original Tiger Oak Woodwork throughout, as well as the breathtaking staircase with a built-in Courting Bench. The Inn offers stately and elegant touches throughout the main house and cottage, all of which make for a romantic retreat for our new and returning guests.
More About Our Inn for Sale in North Carolina

Here are just a few of the details you should know as you consider the purchase of our bed and breakfast consisting of two buildings with a total of six fireplaces...

The main inn is 5500 square feet with common areas, a total of seven guest rooms:

two rooms on the main floor along with the inn common areas
four rooms and a sitting area on the second floor
one room on the third floor
The second building is just across the private parking lot and consists of:

guest cottage which is 400 square feet with private entry
owner’s quarters is approximately 900 square feet with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, a 2-car garage and private entry

There are six fireplaces in the Inn and Cottage:

Main floor: Common area has a gas fireplace in the Parlor and two guest rooms both with working gas fireplaces
Second Floor: Sitting Area and four guest rooms two with working gas fireplaces
Third floor: Zen Retreat – no fireplace- 400 sq. ft. only room on that floor
Cottage: One working gas fireplace

Our beautifully established and mature gardens offer two verandas, each a serene setting for guests to enjoy the garden beds, our Goddess Diana and views of Downtown Asheville.

The Chestnut Street Inn is located in the oldest historic district of Asheville called the Chestnut Hill District and is a comfortable three block walk to downtown and five blocks to the main street. A private parking lot is located behind the inn and will accommodate nine vehicles. Storage space located in the half basement and three finished storage spaces off the third floor room in the main house.

The Inn has been successfully operating since 1997, and it is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places and in many books such as Cabins and Castles. A member of the Asheville Chamber of Commerce, Asheville Bed and Breakfast Association, North Carolina Bed and Breakfast Inns, PAII and AAA with a high rating on Trip Advisor, Google, and, to mention a few. We are offering this property as For-Sale-by-Owner / No Realtor Fees.

We would be delighted to schedule an appointment with you in advance of your arrival should you wish to discuss additional details about your interest in purchasing The Chestnut Street Inn.


  • Built in 1905
  • Historic Registry
  • 20 years as B&B
  • Last renovation in 2013
  • For Sale By Owner
  • 8 Guest Rooms
  • 8 Guest Bathrooms
  • Lot size: 0.41 acres
  • 9 Parking Spots
  • Has owner's quarters
  • $1,795,000
  • For Sale By Owner

Listing Agent

Joe & LaDonna Lasko
176 E Chestnut Street
Asheville, NC 28801

Phone: 8282850705


176 E. Chestnut Street Asheville, NC 28801

Photos (click to enlarge)

Chestnut Street Inn at Dusk
Main Veranda  View From Foyer Front Door of Living Room and Dinning Entry Beautiful Wood Work
Parlor Foyer with Original Tigar Oak Stair Case / Courting Bench

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