Champion HillsWestern North Carolina
Named by Golf Digest as one of the Top 10 Best Golf Gourse Communities in the Carolinas, Champion Hills is a member owned, debt free. Tom Fazio who designed the course, calls Champion Hills home during the summer months. Fazio pulled out all the bells and whistles challenging golfers by maximizing elevation changes and showcasing scenic mountain views while keeping the course playable for golfer's of all skill levels. The most talked about Signature 9th hole has a 125 foot vertical drop from the tee box down to the green, a feature golfer's enjoy in North Carolina golf communities.
CHAMPION HILLS AMENITIES
- 18 Hole Championship Golf Course designed by Tom Fazio
- 25,000 Square Foot Golf Clubhouse with dining
- Fitness Center
- Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool
- Four Lighted Tennis Courts & Bocce Ball
- 17.7 Miles of Walking and Hiking Trails
- Community Parks
Buyers searching for homes in the most affordable mountain towns will find this friendly neighborhood is only about ten minutes downtown. There are more than 100 social clubs, hobby groups, and volunteer organizations in the community providing ample opportunities for boomers to make new friends and share common interests. In fact, we believe it's one of the best active adult communities in Hendersonville NC. Residents at Champion Hills may tell you it's the friendly people who are the community's most important attribute, not the championship golf course, although Tom Fazio might challenge that comment, in fun. Any good golfer who's golfed in the Carolinas will tell you Champion Hills is on their 'short list' of North Carolina golf communities.
Willow Creek Park is the community's park with competition grade bocce ball courts, barbecue grills and a children's playground area. For folks with young families, Atkinson Elementary, Flat Rock Middle School, Hendersonville High School, and Hendersonville Christian School are the nearest best schools to Champion Hills NC. Blue Ridge Community College is located in Flat Rock.
The newly renovated 25,000 square foot Champion Hills lodge-style clubhouse was designed showcasing panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains through floor to ceiling glass windows and is the centerpiece. Adjacent to the golf clubhouse is the community's outdoor heated swimming pool, hydra spa, fitness center and two lighted Har-Tru tennis courts. The fitness center offers a variety of fitness classes and is staffed with an on-site personal trainer. 17.7 miles of walking and hiking trails meander through the neighborhood and at times, parallel the golf course. During the early morning hours and after sunset, a couple of the cart path trails are open for pedestrians.
There are approximately 250 golf club members and the golf course is open year round. Property owners are not required to join the golf club. Champion Hills is golf cart friendly, an important attribute in North golf mountain communities. Membership does have benefits which include the entire vertical family line within a single golf or social membership. Parents, children and grandchildren are all included in the membership regardless of age. The Champion Hills social club membership provides access to the hiking trails, wellness amenities and dining at the clubhouse. Social club membership dues are around $300 a month. Golf dues are approximately $10,000 a year. Champion Hills HOA fees are approximately $2,600 a year.
There are six neighborhoods at Champion Hills NC; Stone Creek, The Falls, Meadow Ridge, Poplar Ridge, Boller's Knob and Azalea Ridge. Built preserving the natural hardwood forest, many homes overlook the golf course by peeking through the trees along with capturing long range layered mountain views on the horizon. More than half of the residents live at Champion Hills year round we believe because of the four season milder climate. Approximately 320 Champion Hills homes are built to date of the 450 planned. American Craftsman is the most common architecture.
Champion Hills homes for sale include cottage homes, villas, townhomes and traditional single family homes are available averaging around $500k reaching to well over $1 million. If you'd rather build a home, lots for sale at Champion Hills range from 1/2 acre to more than 2 acres are available starting in the mid $100k's. Champion Hills approved builders include Morgan-Keefe Builders and Bluestone Construction. There is no time requirement to build giving buyers more flexibility.
Only 10 minutes from one of the most affordable mountain towns in North Carolina, the community's location in Hendersonville is convenient to quality medical care, award winning restaurants and enriching cultural activities. By being so close to downtown, the community has city water, high speed internet and natural gas.
Our real estate score for Champion Hills in Hendersonville North Carolina is 79.
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Development of Champion Hills began in 1988 by a group of local investors. Tom Fazio teamed up with the group in 1989. In 1992, Champion Hills was purchased by The Branigar Organization, a subsidiary of Union Camp Corporation. In 2001, Champion Hills was taken over by the property owners. Champion Hills NC is a member owned debt free gated North Carolina mountain community.
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