The Views at Rose Hill is located in the community of Leicester, which blends rolling farmland with wineries, artist studios and farmer’s markets. It’s a peaceful and relaxing life that’s still just moments from shopping, restaurants and other conveniences. And Asheville, which is consistently named among the country’s top places to live and play, is just down the road, placing endless opportunities for dining, arts, entertainment and outdoor adventures just minutes from your doorstep.
Nearby Points of Interest
Land of the Sky. The Paris of the South. Beer City, USA. Asheville has many nicknames, which reflects the singular nature of this remarkable city. You’ll discover fine arts, live music, boutique shopping, and restaurants led by some of the world’s top chefs. All around, the Blue Ridge Mountains provide outdoor adventures including hiking, mountain biking, whitewater rafting, skiing and more.
Addison Farms Vineyard
This vineyard and winery is located on 55 acres of land that has been in the same family for four generations. Visit the tasting room Friday through Sunday and pick up a bottle of wine to enjoy with a picnic on the lush grounds, or bring it home to share with friends.
Franny’s Farm offers organic fruit, vegetables, poultry and eggs, allowing you to stock up on fresh ingredients to whip into a delectable meal any time your heart – and appetite – desires. The farm also hosts several workshops throughout the year, and annual events include Franny’s Farm Fest and the Asheville Barnaroo Music Festival.
Artist Studios and Galleries
Leicester is home to several fine artists who work in everything from paints, candles and textiles to pottery, candles, iron and more. These working studios give you the opportunity to buy pieces directly from artists such as Olga Dorenko, who is known throughout the Southeast for her colorful watercolors and oil paintings.
Sycamore Valley Strawberry Patch
Each summer, the acres of strawberry plants at Sycamore Valley burst forth with deep red fruit. Pick your own strawberries or select a pint that’s already been harvested. You can enjoy them on the spot, or take them home and bake them into a delicious pie or other treat. Sycamore Valley also offers fresh seasonal produce.
- Downtown Asheville: 11.6 miles
- Community Center: 0.4 miles
- Elementary School: 0.9 miles
- Fire Station: 1 mile
- Public Library: 1.7 miles
- Family Health Care: 6.2 miles
- Grocery: 6.5 miles
- Mission Hospitals: 13 miles
- Biltmore Estate: 14 miles
- Blue Ridge Parkway: 17.7 miles
Addison Farms Vineyard photos by Lenka Hattaway; Franny’s Farm photo by 828 Photography; Painting by Olga Dorenko