13 Pine Tree Rd. $795,000 4 Bedrooms/3.5 Baths Approx. 3336 Sq Ft on 3 levels .85 Acres Built in 1984 Located in desirable north Asheville, this home was built in 1984 and given a completely modern renovation. I love the angles of the new front view above. This is the before photo. Did I mention … Continue reading
Pick of the Week – 61 Orchard Ridge
Built in 1968. 61 Orchard Ridge is a unique, one of a kind midcentury estate with pool, tennis court, water fall and a year round mountain view. Very private north Asheville location on 12+ acres. Close to town, yet feels worlds away. With some updating this home could be truly stunning. Large slate entrance, impressive … Continue reading
Bert King, Asheville’s Mid Century Architect
“It was a wonderful experience” stated Bert King in his 2011 interview with Kate Walker. He was describing a 40+ year career as an architect. Bert King is certainly Asheville’s most acclaimed and prolific architect of midcentury homes as well as many outstanding commercial buildings. James Bertram King was born in Greenville, South Carolina but … Continue reading
What is Mid-Century Modern Architecture and can you find examples in Asheville?
According to Wikipedia: “Mid-Century Modern is an architectural, interior, product and graphic design that generally describes mid-20th century developments in modern design, architecture and urban development from roughly 1933 to 1965. The term, employed as a style descriptor as early as the mid-1950s, was reaffirmed in 1983 by Cara Greenberg in the title of her … Continue reading