French Broad Crossing

French Broad Crossing


    • City Marshall
    • Elevation 1900 to 2500 ft
    • Lot Prices $75,000 to $499,000
    • Lot Sizes 2 to 4 acres
    • Home Prices $550,000 to $2,500,000
    • Home Sizes 2500 to 3700
    • Annual HOA Dues $2,783
    • Property Taxes .5200 per $100 of assessed value


    • Biking Trails
    • Camping
    • Canoeing
    • Clubhouse/Lodge
    • Community Parks
    • Conservation Community
    • Fiber Optic Community
    • Fire Pit
    • Fitness Center
    • Fly Fishing
    • Gated Community
    • Hiking
    • Kayaking
    • Mountain Views
    • Panaramic Views
    • Pavilion
    • Picnic area
    • River
    • River Access
    • River Park
    • River Pavilion
    • Riverfront Community
    • Riverfront Lodge
    • Swimming
    • Underground Utilities
    • UTV/ATV Trails
    • Walking/Hiking Trails
    • Water View
    • Whitewater River
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“When you see this ancient river and walk through the old-growth forest, or stand on these majestic ridgelines, you get the feeling that this place is magical. Our goal from day one has been to preserve and safeguard this incredible piece of land that we have been entrusted with—not just for our homeowners, but for their children’s children.”

— Jack Fisher, Founder & Owner of French Broad Crossing

The call of the River

Imagine living in your own National Park. That’s precisely the living experience that French Broad Crossing bestows. Located along the ancient French Broad River—the third oldest river in the world—this serene community is world’s away from the stress and toil of everyday life, yet just a short drive from the dynamic city of Asheville, and the charming mountain towns of Hot Springs and Marshall. Within the gates lies a multi-faceted lifestyle that is deeply gratifying. Homes and homesites here are surrounded by preserved to ensure a timeless living experience that is at once private, expansive, and in accord with nature.

Nature based Amenities & Features

Direct access to the French Broad River • Expansive lots, minimal footprint • 260 acre Nature Preserve in permanent conservation • Incredible panoramic views • Rustic River Lodge • Wellness Facility & Pool • Riverfront Park & Pavilion • Sandy beachfront • “Tree House” with outdoor fireplace • Miles of nature trails • Unlimited outdoor activities: rafting, kayaking, fishing, swimming, camping, hiking, four-wheeling, horse-back riding, and more.

Preserve a Legacy as timeless as the French Broad River.

This is the only gated master-planned community in WNC on the French Broad River From the moment you set foot on this property, breathe the fresh mountain air, or hear the roar of the river below, you realize there are few communities that offer such a harmonious combination of natural amenities. Its as pristine as it is awe-inspiring . Best of all, French Broad Crossing will stay this way for generations to come, as nature intended. Families can take pride in being part of a community that preserves the land by placing large tracts in conservation with Southeast Regional Land Conservancy. This is a four-season community that constantly serves up new adventures—and new memories—each and every day. A place where families can retreat, relax, and create enduring memories in a picturesque mountain setting—now, and for years to come.

About French Broad Crossing

French Broad Crossing, backed by a fiscally healthy (and debt free) development team, reflects our love of nature and all its attendant wonders. Preserve Communities’ commitment to conservation is central to our vision, as we are dedicated to being thoughtful stewards of the land, ensuring that all of our low density communities will remain in their natural state as much as possible. French Broad Crossing is a place where family and friends can gather throughout the year, and enjoy a legacy that can be passed down from generation to generation.

Community Accolades

  • Located just outside the historic river town of Marshall, NC
  • Only gated community in WNC located on the French Broad River
  • Named “Best Private Residential River and Conservation Community” by Private Mountain Communities


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properties in this community

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    402 Red Fox Trail

    • $1,850,000.00
    • Bedrooms: 4
    • Bathrooms: 4
  2. View

    71 Turkey Trot Trail

    • $175,000.00
  3. View

    708 White Water Way, 26

    • $175,000.00
  4. View

    721 White Water Way, 29

    • $165,000.00
  5. View

    1948 French Broad Parkway, 20

    • $134,900.00
  6. View

    85 Dancing Wind Lane

    • $895,000.00
    • Bedrooms: 3
    • Bathrooms: 4

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