Get to Know the Orchards of Flat Rock
Deep in a valley guarded by the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina and surrounded by gently rolling apple farms is The Orchards of Flat Rock, a new-home community that provides an escape from the ordinary on so many levels. Inside and out, these beautiful homes have been meticulously planned to enable you to embrace life, from the energy-efficient, low-maintenance materials used in construction to the open floor plans with generous windows. Select from our Arts & Crafts inspired courtyard single family homes or our charming Old English stone town homes. And then you can finally reclaim your weekends because exterior maintenance and landscaping is a chore of the past.
Lifestyle Rich Amenities
- Planned Community Protection
- Low-Maintenance Living
- Fully-equipped fitness center with professionally maintained equipment
- Heated Pool
- Big-screen Television with DVD player and Wii Games
- Fireplace and Billiards Table
- Pond & Picnic Area
- Sidewalks with Street Lights
- Lending Library
- Business Center for Homeowners
- Poolside Gourmet Grill
There are 220 homes planned for our 45 acres here at The Orchards of Flat Rock. The Arts and Crafts inspired homes are single family designs with 3 floor plan arrangements. The Old English townhomes have 3 designs and feature the award winning pinwheel design patented by EPCON communities. Home/lot packages begin in the high $200's with all floor plans implementing a minimum of 2 bedrooms and 2 baths and 2 car garages. All plans are spacious single level living plans. There are options to add a bonus room with full bath and suite over the garage.
Other features include:
- Exterior maintenance and lawn care provided
- Den or office or sunroom
- Gas fireplace in living room
- Premium Interior Finishes
- Ceiling Fans and Designer Lighting Packages
- Energy Star Certified Construction and Energy Star Components
- Tankless Water Heater
- Vaulted and Tray Ceilings per Plan
- Upgraded Kitchen Appliances
- Granite on Kitchen Countertops
- Garden Patio or Private Courtyard
About the Orchards
The Orchards is just minutes from the scenic Village of Flat Rock, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Here you'll find the sprawling estate of Pulitzer prize-winning author Carl Sandburg, Jr. and Flat Rock Playhouse, the State Theater of North Carolina. Just five miles north, Downtown Hendersonville provides cafes, live music, antique shops, museums and more.
For more boutique shopping and fine dining, head to Asheville, just 20 minutes away. This city is home to dozens of art galleries, magnificent architecture and the famed Biltmore Estate.
- Chimney Rock Park
- Cherokee Indian Reservation
- Folk Art Center
- Blue Ridge Parkway
Directions to The Orchards
Exit 49B off I-26 (Four Seasons Blvd.) to LT on Dana Rd. Go 2.2 miles to RT on Howard Gap Rd. Go 1.8 miles to RT on South Orchard Rd. Go 1/4 mile to entrance on RT. Proceed to clubhouse. An alternative route is taking Exit 53 / Upward Road off of I-26W. LT 1/2 mile to South Orchard Rd. Go 1/2 mile to the Entrance on the the LT. Proceed to the Clubhouse.