Virginia Avenue Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Virginia Avenue community in Ashville, North Carolina, is located just north of Interstate 240, in the heart of the Smokey Mountain Range.
Carrier Park, located at 220 Amboy Road, is a Virginia Avenue neighborhood destination for volleyball, baseball, and picnics. There are also walking and jogging trails, a wetland education center, and river access for boaters.
The Buncombe County Public School System serves Virginia Avenue residents in the 28806 zip code. There are also several local private schools including, the Emmanuel Luther School and Preschool, and Rainbow Mountain Children’s School.
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College, on Victoria Road, offers certificate programs in automotive systems, air conditioning and heating, and computer technology, along with Associates Degrees in applied science.
Asheville, North Carolina, was founded in 1784 and is well known for the Biltmore Estate, which is an American National Historic Landmark. The 175,000 square foot mansion was built in the Gilded Age between 1889 and 1895, and has 250 rooms. Tours and hotel packages are available for those who wish to stay-over at the largest privately owned house in the United States.
There is a winery at the Biltmore House that features award-winning wines that guests can purchase, or enjoy with dinner at the four-star Biltmore Inn restaurant.
If outdoor adventure is your preference, Grandfather Mountain on Blue Ridge Parkway, offers nature walks, a museum, wildlife habitat, and the Mile High Swinging Bridge for a unique view of the Smokey Mountain Range.
Three miles from downtown Asheville, the Virginia Avenue neighborhood offers convenient access to historical sites, shopping, schools, and family entertainment.