• Jamie Killian

Real Estate Round-up: From Mountain Island to Bessemer City

Summer is primetime for great listings to hit the market all over the country and Gaston County is certainly no exception. There are some exciting new homes to explore in this edition of our real estate round-up, from a rustic cabin to move-in ready family homes. Prices range from $175K to $499K further highlighting what makes Gaston County a great place to buy for every budget.


Black Walnut Trail

$280,000

8020 Black Walnut Trl., Gastonia

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,666 square feet

Keller Williams--South Park

This unique offering is close to everything while still providing that country-living feel. It has gorgeous outdoor spaces, including a covered patio. Close to the Catawba River, the outdoor exploration is endless but the house is close enough to restaurants and shops to feel connected.


Local attractions: George Poston Park, Whitewater Center, Kitchen Mae Kong

Schools: North Belmont Elementary, Mount Holly Middle, East Gaston High School


Blacksnake Rd.

1100 Blacksnake Rd., Stanley

$469,900

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2710 square feet

Keller Williams

This stunner has a saltwater pool and outdoor grilling station, making this a dream home for hosting guests. This house also offers a shaded, private lot and is close to downtown Stanley, which offers a quaint, hometown feel.


Local attractions: Harper Park, Morgan’s Dairy Farm and Calf-A, Lineberger’s Maple Springs Farm

Schools: Kiser Elementary, Stanley Middle School, East Gaston High School


Clarence Beam

1406 Clarence Beam Rd., Cherryville

$224,900

3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2,289 square feet

Apple Realty of Lincolnton

Looking for an escape from it all? This custom A-frame home offers cathedral ceilings with loft access and a wood burning fireplace, nestled on just under eight acres.


Local attractions: The Shake Shop, Andy Hovis Community Skate Park, Cherryville Golf and Country Club

Schools: North Brook, West Lincoln Middle School, West Lincoln High School


Cricket Hollow Drive

112 Cricket Hollow Dr., Mount Holly

$499,000

5 bedrooms, 4 baths, 3,100 square feet

Charlotte Living Realty

The definition of a forever home, this house is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and features a fenced in dog run and stunning ceilings in the main living area. Mountain Island Lake is close by, offering the chance to boat, fish or paddleboard. The Mount Holly area is growing quickly, ensuring this property is a great investment.


Local attractions: Jack Beagles, Mount Holly Farmer’s Market, Veteran’s Park

Schools: Pinewood Elementary, Mount Holly Middle, East Gaston High School


Maryland Avenue

501 W. Maryland Ave., Bessemer City

$250,000

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2,502 square feet

Keller Williams

This all-stone home is tucked away on over an acre, yet close to downtown, offering both privacy and convenience. Bessemer City has a friendly downtown area which hosts events, like their annual Christmas parade, and includes Blossom’s Bakery, and Dino’s Italian Pizzeria.


Local attractions: Veronet Vineyard and Winery, Bessemer City Park, Whiskey Mill

Schools: Bessemer City Elementary, Bessemer City Middle School, Bessemer City High School


Mountain Street

1000 N Mountain St., Cherryville

$175,000

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1092 square feet

Weichert Realtors--Lake Norman

This sweet starter home has been refinished with stylish designer touches. The front porch is begging for an evening of sipping sweet tea while lounging in rocking chairs. Cherryville has seen some revitalization and continues to attract new shops and restaurants, making the downtown area a great place to explore.