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This Listing Sold On September 14, 2022

Ashe County NC Shatley Springs For Sale

M302-JM-JR Sold On September 14, 2022




Ashe County's famed Shatley Springs is now available for sale. A rare opportunity to own an iconic part of Northwestern NC Mountain history.
Aerial view of Shatley Springs Restaurant, pond, and cabins. Located in the Crumpler area of Ashe County, Shatley Springs is a popular destination for visitors to the NC High Country.
Red overlay shows the approximate location of the 26.37 acres and is for representational purposes only. New survey has been completed and the plat map is available to prospective buyers.
Red overlay of the property is approximate and for representational purposes only.
2021 Aerial photo.
Fall day at Shatley Springs Restaurant.
Shatley Springs is a popular day trip for many people in the region.
Many clubs such as this Corvette Club make Shatley Springs Restaurant a fun place to meet.
Large fully equipped commercial kitchen.
Here's a sample of breakfast at Shatley Springs restaurant.
Shatley Springs Restaurant is well-known for its made from scratch biscuits.
Shatley Springs Restaurant is a favorite yearly stop for many people from all over.
The restaurant dining rooms seat approximately 215 guests.
There is still space to enjoy a country meal with that special someone.
The large covered porch is perfect place for guests to wait to be seated or to stay awhile and visit after they have finished eating.
Shatley Springs Restaurant has been a popular destination for clubs and large groups for decades.
Another photo showing a recent Corvette Club that gathered at Shatley Springs Restaurant.
Another view overlooking the tranquil spring fed pond.
Multiple rental cabins, pond, acreage and restaurant creates an ideal event venue potential.
Interior view of one of the nine rustic cabins that overlook the pond.
Another interior view of one of the rustic cabins that faces the pond.
Three retail cabins.
View of the restaurant from one of the retail cabins.
NC honey, fried pies, and local produce are just a few of the items that have been offered for sale by vendors at Shatley Springs Restaurant.
An example of what one vender sells from one of the retail cabins.
Examples of the antique bottles and jugs that have been used over the years to collect water from Shatley Springs.
Retail space that joins the restaurant.
Another view of the retail space that joins the restaurant.
Retail space that joins the restaurant.
Interior of one of the retail cabins.
Shatley Springs Restaurant has been consistently recognized and honored for their scrumptious food over the years.
Another aerial view taken in November of 2021.
Shatley Springs was first discovered by Martin Shatley in 1890. He claimed to the water healed a skin condition that he had been suffering from for a long time.
People travel from far and wide to Shatley Springs to collect water to take home with them free of charge. Current owners leave the spring open to the public all year long.
Shatley Springs kitchen, July 4, 1955 On left: Mrs JB (Susie Hutchins) Williams (one of the former owners)
Shatley Springs has been a popular destination for more than 100 years, September 27, 1927.
Vintage panoramic photo inscribed "Shatley Springs, Aug 5,1930. Photo By Eckenrod." Photograph was possibly made by Walter B. Eckenrod.
July 7, 1965 aerial photo of Shatley Springs Restaurant and cabins.

EXTRAORDINARY OPPORTUNITY to own an ICONIC MOUNTAIN BUSINESS and a part of Northwestern NC MOUNTAIN HISTORY! What started in 1920 as a tearoom and cabins for tourists coming to Shatley Springs for the water’s purported healing properties, Shatley Springs Restaurant is famous for delicious, all-you-can-eat, family-style Southern cooking. In addition to the sprawling restaurant, this picturesque 26.37-acre property located minutes from West Jefferson, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the New River includes 9 rental cabins (2 currently used as storage), 3 retail cabins, a huge sparkling spring-fed pond, and a vintage log cabin (presently used as office space). The spacious gravel parking lot can accommodate a multitude of vehicles, tour buses, & vans. The restaurant has a fully equipped industrial-size kitchen, dining rooms that seat approximately 215 guests, and a large covered porch. With a well-established following developed over several decades, the restaurant is a significant draw with little to no advertising. Sellers are available to help transition new owners to the business & staff.  Additional acreage is available. Call today for more information on our Shatley Springs listing M302.

Listing ID:


Property Type:

Building, Land & Business

Year Built:





Latitude: 36.476371   Longitude: -81.403149

Location & Neighborhood

City: Crumpler

County: Ashe

Area: 18-Chestnut Hill, Grassy Creek, Walnut Hill

Subdivision: None

Zoning: None


Utilities & Features

Heat: Baseboard Electric, Electric, Mini Split Ductless, Monitor-Propane, Wall/Space

Internet: Yes

Sewer: Septic Permit, Other-See Remarks

Amenities: Fiber Optics, Long Term Rental Permitted, Other-See Remarks, Restrooms, Short Term Rental Permitted

Parking: 25+ Spaces, Gravel, Parking Lot



Exterior: Log, Wood


Construction: Log, Wood Frame

Roof: Metal


Property Taxes: $5,033

Financing: Cash/New, Conventional


Price Per Sqft: N/A

Price Per Acre: $37,540

407 Shatley Springs Road, Crumpler, NC 28617

Call 336-246-6348

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