Lake Lure, NC Mountain Lake home designed by ACM Design

Lake Lure Retreat

Our clients will be making new memories for years to come in their newly redesigned, and newly built Lake Lure Mountain Cottage when construction is complete in 2023. After years of owning the home and enjoying the beautiful lake views and direct lake front access, it was time for a refresh. Our clients wanted the features of modern homes, but...

Maggie Valley Vacation Home, Whole House Renovation

Maggie Valley Vacation Renovation

After spending some time in their vacation home in Maggie Valley, NC, the family thought they might renovate a few spaces at a time. However, after meeting with ACM Design and seeing the potential vision for their home, they determined the design for their transformed home was too beautiful to wait. Currently under construction, the whole house renovation completely changes...

New home in The Ramble designed by architecture firm, ACM Design. American Manor style

The Gallery House

Stunning new construction home in Asheville, designed for exquisite living and entertaining. This home design is a classic French manor home with a modern twist for the interiors. Custom windows, light brick and stone masonry, symmetry on the front facade, and a circular drive present an impressive welcome to this stately home. Enter through the foyer and into a two-story lounge...

Front elevation of new stone house designed by ACM Design of Asheville, NC

The Lumiere House

This French Contemporary home, currently under construction in Asheville, NC, represents a blending of old world glamour and contemporary style....

New construction mountain home--modern craftsman with industrial touches, designed by ACM Design Architecture and Interiors

The Bridge House

Nestled amongst the trees on a hilltop in Black Mountain, The Bridge House is a newly constructed traditional craftsman mountain home but with a modern twist. The interior of the home combines natural wood tones in the flooring, beams, and great room ceiling along with primarily pale grey painted walls. This creates the perfect backdrop for the homeowner’s collection...

Biltmore Forest Romantic customed designed estate home

Biltmore Forest Romantic

Carefully sited to feature views of the Biltmore Estate from nearly every room, this fine home hearkens back to yesterday . . . from the nostalgic architecture of the European Romantic style to the grandeur and detail of the interior spaces to the surrounding gardens. This masterpiece features quality construction by a collection of artisans and master craftsmen under the...

Modern Mountain Craftsman design by architect Amy Conner-Murphy of ACM Designs

Mountain Modern

The Mountain Modern home is carefully tucked into the ridgeline.  The home is both nestled into the site giving it a direct sense of place and is situated to capture various mountain views. The design specifically and strategically created spaces and used windows and doors to frame amazing long range views of the mountains and the valley below.  Vistas from...

Lake Lure Cottage Renovation

Lake Lure Cottage

Fantastic views of Lake Lure and the mountains near Chimney Rock in historic lakefront cabin. The quaint cabin has taken on a new life with a extensive renovations including modern rustic kitchen and charming screened porch with fireplace and wood clad ceiling....

Are you Planning to
Design and Build a Mountain Home?

If you’ve ever driven the Blue Ridge Parkway and dreamt of living in the Smoky Mountains or the Southern Appalachians, we’ve compiled a series of complimentary guides rich with information about designing a mountain home. Informed by our decades of experience as mountain home architects, we share expert advice about topics like building on steep slopes, terrain-specific building costs, and materials suited for withstanding the mountain weather. Our passion for creating personalized and heartfelt homes is apparent in all of our work and it is our pleasure to share our expertise with you in these free and informative guides.