- Planned Community
- Flat Rock, Henderson County
- Prices start at $300,000
Welcome to Kenmure!
“Where Southern elegance meets mountain charm” — that’s the theme at Kenmure, and once you step inside this private community, you’ll quickly understand why. Located in beautiful Flat Rock, North Carolina, Kenmure was once a summer getaway for prominent Charleston, South Carolina residents, and the architecture in the area that still stands reflects that elegant Southern style. Combine the community’s natural and manmade beauty with its world-class amenities; access to award-winning cities, like Hendersonville and Asheville; and the friendly neighbors who call Kenmure home, and you’ve found the perfect place to spend your retirement in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Homes in Kenmure
You’ll find a variety of traditional and Southern-style homes in Kenmure, as well as smaller condos and villas and even some vacant lots. While there are no age restrictions, the community is ideal for 55+ adults seeking an active lifestyle. Each home is unique, and there are many available that are one story or have the master bedroom and other living spaces on the main level. Kenmure sits on 1,400 acres, and each heavily-wooded lot is typically between half an acre and two acres. No matter which home or lot you choose, expect beautiful views of the surrounding mountains and forests. Utilities are all underground, and prices start around $300,000.
There is no shortage of amenities in Kenmure. Residents aren’t required to join the country club that serves as the foundation of the community, but many opt to because you can’t find anything else like it in the area. This includes an 18-hole golf course designed by Joe Lee that was named one of the “Top 50 Golf Courses in the Southeast” by Golfweek. The clubhouse sits inside a gorgeous antebellum-style mansion, and there is a heated outdoor pool, tennis courts, pickleball courts, and a state-of-the-art fitness center. If you are concerned about privacy and security, Kenmore is gated and guarded by a staff member 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Residents can also join one of the many social activities offered here.
Shopping and Dining
The city of Flat Rock and nearby Hendersonville are both filled with restaurants, shops, and other businesses and services where you can take care of your daily needs. Try a new restaurant in the area every day of the month and never eat at the same place twice. Dine on everything from international cuisine to the barbecue North Carolina is so famous for. Grocery stores, pharmacies, banks, places of worship, gas stations, and more are all available in the area as well.
Parks, Green Spaces, and Healthy Living
The fitness center at Kenmure is a great place to get started when it comes to healthy living. Take advantage of a personal trainer, get fit on the latest equipment, or participate in programs like yoga, Tai Chi, Pilates, massage therapy, and sports yoga. There is even an indoor swimming pool where adults can swim laps or participate in water aerobics. Flat Rock and the nearby cities, like Hendersonville, Asheville, and Greenville, are home to doctors, dentists, and other medical professionals who practice almost every type of medicine. Pardee and Park Ridge Hospitals are just a quick drive away.
The Western North Carolina Mountains are filled with parks and green spaces for the outdoor enthusiast and nature lover. Hike, bike, stroll, drive, fish, boat, or picnic at places like DuPont State Forest, Jones Gap State Park, or Gorges State Park, all of which are located nearby. The 66-acre Park at Flat Rock is another popular attraction that is just minutes from Kenmure. It’s a favorite with residents because of its many paved walking trails, picnic areas, pet-friendliness, and playground.
Just Minutes from Flat Rock, Hendersonville, and Asheville…
Kenmure is located in gorgeous Flat Rock, just minutes from its downtown area. The small village has just over 3,000 residents and is often called “The Little Charleston of the Mountains” because of its unique history and the charm it carries on to this day. Don’t let its size fool you. The downtown district is home to cute boutiques, delicious cafes, and beautiful art galleries. The village’s Flat Rock Playhouse is nationally-recognized and attracts visitors from all over the country to see shows each year. There are also a number of historic sites in Flat Rock.
Kenmure is also a short drive — 10 minutes — from Hendersonville, considered the “Friendliest Town in North Carolina.” The vibrant arts town of Asheville is just 30 miles away.
Kenmure is just under 30 minutes from the Ashville Regional Airport and a quick drive from Interstate 26. The Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport is approximately an hour away.
The HOA manages and maintains the amenities, common areas, roads, etc. Review the HOA documents linked below.
Please refer to the “City Data Website” link below.
This community does NOT have an age-restriction.
- Lake Pond Stream
- Fitness Center
- Indoor Pool
- Outdoor Pool
- Pickle Ball
- Gated Community
- Exterior Buidling Maintenance
- Landscape Maintenance
- Road Maintenance
- Bocce Ball
- Banquet Facility