12.47 acres of Open Use land at the west end of Buncombe County approximately 20 minutes from downtown Asheville. Former location of the Historic Turnpike Hotel which was built in the 1860's and had two hotel buildings and a store across the railroad tracks. Located on the Turnpike between Asheville and Murphy. Rolling pasture with a large number of potential uses to include: warehousing/light industrial, multi-family, tiny home community, manufactured home park, large residential estate, residential subdivision, and any other creative event space or wedding venue. Gorgeous stream (Hominy Creek) bisects the property and a railway line which could potentially be utilized (buyer to confirm). Road frontage along Smokey Park highway gives plenty of access for any number of development concepts.