Burlingame Country ClubWestern North Carolina
Situated in the Land of Waterfalls, Burlingame Country Club offers golf, tennis, spa services, a fitness center and delicious dining to buyers searching for mountain vacation homes who desire living in a traditional country club atmosphere. Built in the early 1980's, one of the best golf course communities in the area is spread across 1,450 acres with about 300 homes built. The golf course was designed by Tom Jackson and John Lafoy and offers close range mountain views from the valley fairways. Mountains elevations range from 3,000 to 3,500 feet, elevations you'd expect to find in North Carolina mountain communities.
BURLINGAME COUNTRY CLUB AMENITIES
- 18 Hole Championship Golf Course designed by Tom Jackson and John Lafoy
- 40,000 Square Foot Golf Clubhouse with dining
- Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool
- Four Har-Tru Tennis Courts
- Six Croquet Courts
- Fitness Center
- Community Parks with 11 waterfalls
- 3.5 Miles of Hiking Trails along Horsepasture River
- Dog Park
At the top of the hill, is Burlingame's 40,000 square foot golf clubhouse, home to a state-of-the-art fitness center, spa, outdoor heated swimming pool, billard's room and The Club lounge. The views from the golf clubhouse are gorgeous, looking down on the golf course and towards the Blue Ridge Mountains. The golf club offers casual and formal dining. Burlingame Country Club has become a popular wedding venue because of its scenic mountain backdrop and impressive timber framed lodge. Four Har-Tru tennis courts are part of the Burlingame Tennis & Croquet Center, adjacent to the clubhouse and the 6 croquet courts are recognized by the U S Croquet Association. These features make the perfect combination for owning mountain vacation homes.
The lush forest, crystal clear rivers and layered mountain views add to the priceless value of one of the best golf course communities in the region. Horsepasture River filled with Rainbow Trout runs through the neighborhood. 3.5 miles of hiking trails lead to Miller Falls, one of 11 waterfalls on property. It's no surprise as Transylvania County has many North Carolina mountain communities Five acre Mills River Park has an outdoor pavilion and children's playground along the beautiful Horsepasture River. Across the bridge, Burlingame's dog park provides playful pooch access to the Horsepasture River. Lake Sequolah is a 23 acre lake located in the middle of the community, which allows boats to access the lake with non-combustible engines, boats docked behind Burlingame Country Club homes. The lush temperate rainforest, hardwood trees and fauna enhance this North Carolina mountain community's lush landscape. 10,000 acre Gorges State Park is located just north of the community's entrance.
Buyers searching for mountain vacation homes will find prices starting in the high $300k's and estate homes are priced over $1 million. Golf course villas for sale are priced in the mid $200k's. Lots for sale at Burlingame Country Club can be found under $50k. Property owners are not required to join the golf club, although most property owners do to participate in the social clubs and join the club to access the community's amenities. Discussions are on the table to require club membership. Property owners can find nearby medical care, shopping and delicious restaurants.
Our real estate score for Burlingame Country Club Sapphire North Carolina is 74.
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Development began at Burlingame Country Club in 1981. Real estate developer Mark Meadows bought this North Carolina mountain community assets in 2006. In 2009, Burlingame Country Club was taken over by the Property Owners Association. The club incurred $1.5 in long term debt to acquire the assets. Club members are currently being assessed $120 a month until the debt is retired.
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