Lake Norman is well known for its magnificent and luxurious waterfront homes. The lake is home to NASCAR celebrities, Fortune 500 CEOs, and numerous professional athletes. 

Here’s a list of the current and most opulent luxury Lake Norman homes for sale. Tour any of these Lake Norman homes with one of my preferred local Real Estate professionals and buyer agents.

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11 Amazing Lake Norman Luxury Homes For Sale

Updated: December 2023
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1. 14051 Island Dr, Huntersville, NC 28078 – Merancas Island

$22,000,000

Described as the crown jewel of Lake Norman, Merancas Island is a secluded private island estate in Huntersville.

Designed by renowned architect, Harry Schrader, Merancas Island is situated on 4.5 acres, and among its numerous features are a guest house, six garage spaces, tennis courts, and two docks.

Key facts:

  • 14,346 sq/ft
  • 5 bedrooms, 8 baths
  • 2 bedroom guest house
  • Year built: 2000

Presented by: Jessica Grier & Ben Bowen, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

Photography: Michael Blevins

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Lake Norman luxury real estate merancas island house
Lake Norman luxury real estate merancas island house patio
Lake Norman luxury real estate merancas island drone photo

2. 173 Rehoboth Ln, Mooresville, NC 28117

$10,000,000

This elegant and luxurious custom home in The Point neighborhood oozes gracious sophistication. Entertain guests on the magnificent grounds that boast over 900 feet of shoreline. Enjoy the 3rd-floor covered patio and take in spectacular lake views.

Inside you’ll find every conceivable amenity as no expense was spared when designing this home—a Chef’s kitchen, a first-floor master suite, four en-suite bedrooms upstairs, a theatre room, and a billiard room. Of course, there’s an elevator, too.

Key facts:

  • 8,750 sq/ft
  • 5 bedrooms, 8 baths
  • 1.44 acre lot

Presented by: Nadine Wynn, Keller Williams Lake Norman

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173 Rehoboth Lane, Mooresville, NC 28117

3. 18000 Whispering Oaks, Cornelius, NC 28031

$8,000,000

From one of Charlotte’s premier custom home builders comes this exquisite masterpiece in the making. Grandfather Homes and designers JJ Barja and Matt Ewers are expanding the limits of what’s possible for luxury living at the lake.

This speculative build is just the beginning of Grandfather’s exploration into the untapped potential of modern Lake Norman luxury living.

Key facts:

  • 7,308 sq/ft
  • 5 bedrooms, 9 baths
  • Covered boathouse

Presented by: Matt Ewers, Grandfather Homes & Nestlewood Realty

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18000 Whispering Oaks, Cornelius, NC 28031
18000 Whispering Oaks Lane, Cornelius, NC 28031

4. 8776 Harbor Cir, Terrell, NC 28682

$5,995,000

If a Miami Vice vibe is what you seek, look no further. This glass mansion is sure to thrill the most adventurous guests.

Situated on a corner lot, this home boasts views of both sunrise and sunset. Amenities abound, and the floorplan affords guests and in-laws their own quarters.

Key facts:

  • 6,283 sq/ft
  • 5 bedrooms, 7 baths
  • Amazing boat dock!

Presented by: Mike Toste, Southern Homes of the Carolinas

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8776 Harbor Cir
8776 Harbor Cir

5. 18930 Mary Ardrey Cir, Cornelius, NC 28031

$4,950,000

Presenting the Axios and QC Exclusive 2020 Home of the Year! This home is in the tranquil Patrick’s Purchase neighborhood, adjacent to The Peninsula community.

Situated on 1.7 acres, this waterfront home was recently renovated all the way down to the studs. No expense was spared, and it shows!

Key facts:

  • 8,593 sq/ft
  • 7 bedrooms, 6 baths
  • Indoor basketball/volleyball court
  • Dock with two boat lifts

Presented by: Meredyth Holdenrid, Southern Homes of the Carolinas & Drew Maher, DM Properties & Assoc.

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18930 Mary Ardrey Cir
18930 Mary Ardrey Cir

6. 519 Isle Of Pines Rd, Mooresville 28117

$4,250,000

Stonebridge Luxury Homes completed this European-style residence in 2023. This home features a Chef’s kitchen, exceptional woodwork and trim, a 4-car garage, and a master suite fit for royalty.

The waterfront lot includes a dock with a boat slip, a pier, and plenty of space for a pool. The enormous covered patio is ideal for entertaining and enjoying sunset views.

Key facts:

  • 5,465 sq/ft
  • 4 bedrooms, 5 baths
  • Open floorplan
  • In-ground irrigation & outdoor kitchen

Presented by: Michael Richards, High Ground Investment Properties

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Lake Norman luxury real estate listings Isle of Pines front
Lake Norman luxury real estate listings Isle of Pines backyard

7. 148 Rehoboth Ln, Mooresville, NC 28117

$4,100,000

A waterfront retreat that is both stunning and elegant. The Point is one of the most desirable neighborhoods on Lake Norman, and this home is a beautiful opportunity to make The Point your home.

Amenities and entertaining options abound within and outside this magnificent home. Be sure to check out our walk-through video below!

Key facts:

  • 7,569 sq/ft
  • 4 bedrooms, 8 baths
  • Pier, dock, and boat lift

Presented by: Matt Sarver, The Sarver Group – Keller Williams Lake Norman

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8. 155 Riverwood Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117

$3,595,000

Brand new custom home situated on a 1+ acre lot in a secluded area of Mooresville. Each bedroom affords magnificent views of Lake Norman. Remote executives will appreciate the first-floor office.

Technology abounds in this modern arts and crafts style home. Out back, you’ll find a saltwater pool & spa, 200 feet of shoreline, and 190-degree views of the lake.

No expense was spared in the construction of this home, and there is no HOA.

Key facts:

  • 4,626 sq/ft
  • 4 bedrooms, 5 baths
  • New dock
  • Grandfathered boat ramps on the property

Presented by: Robin Hurd, Carolina Realty Solutions

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Lake Norman luxury real estate listings Riverwood front
LAke Norman luxury real estate Riverwood backyard

9. 6907 Kingfisher Ct, Denver, NC 28037

$3,250,000

Welcome to your own private oasis. This is another stunning waterfront home for sale on Lake Norman. Equipped with a Chef’s kitchen and numerous entertaining amenities, this is a home that was built with entertaining in mind.

Key facts:

  • 6,974 sq/ft
  • 5 bedrooms, 6 baths
  • Covered patio, pool, and boat dock
  • Stately driveway

Presented by: Josh Tucker, Corcoran HM Properties

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6907 Kingfisher Ct
6907 Kingfisher Ct

10. 8451 Ridgewood Rd, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673

$3,500,000

Gorgeous waterfront country estate sited on over 11 acres in Sherrill’s Ford. Living areas are designed for entertaining, a gourmet kitchen, and premium appliances.

Speaking of entertaining: bring the party outside to the saltwater pool, spacious covered patio, grotto, and custom landscaping.

Boaters will love the covered dock on a peaceful cove, complete with two boat lifts, two jet ski docks, a shed, power, and water.

Key facts:

  • 8,867 sq/ft
  • 5 bedrooms, 7 baths
  • Open floor plan
  • Ideal investment/rental property

Presented by: Nicole Leininger & Mike Feehley, Ivester Jackson – Christie’s
Photos: Skycam digital

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Lake Norman luxury real estate Ridgewood front
Lake Norman luxury real estate listings Ridgewood Sherrills Ford

11. 17813 Spinnakers Reach Dr, Cornelius, NC 28031

$2,500,000

Tucked away in the highly desirable community of The Peninsula, this property is a waterfront sanctuary for those who enjoy the finer things in life.

Lake views from every room, a gourmet Chef’s kitchen, a breakfast bar, and a spacious master suite on the main level are just a few of the spectacular highlights inside this home. A guest room converted to the primary walk-in closet ensures the largest of spaces for the fashionista buyer.

Upstairs, guests will enjoy a spacious suite complete with a kitchenette, living area, plus a walk-in attic.

A custom dock with a large terrace invites you to relax and unwind on the quiet cove, only a few minutes’ boat ride to the lake’s main channel.

Check out our video walk-through on YouTube below!

Key facts:

  • 6,154 sq/ft
  • 5 bedrooms, 5 baths
  • Spacious lower level with kitchen, 2 beds, and 2 flex spaces!
  • Located in The Peninsula, and convenient to shopping and dining.

Presented by: Matt Sarver, The Sarver Group – Keller Williams Realty

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Lake Norman luxury real estate listings Spinnakers Reach The Peninsula Cornelius
Lake Norman luxury real estate listings The Peninsula Spinnakers Reach Cornelius

These Lake Norman luxury real estate listings represent the best of the best currently on the market for sale. If you’re interested in having a closer look at these homes or would like to connect with one of my preferred local real estate professionals, please feel free to contact me.

About the author:

Jeff Hamm is the creator and producer of The Best of LKN, an online platform that highlights the best businesses, places to go, and things to do around Lake Norman, North Carolina.

He’s also the co-founder of Epic Journey Media, a marketing agency that specializes in beautiful websites and SEO management for small businesses.

When he isn’t editing podcasts, nerding out on the latest SEO trends, or writing blog articles & email newsletters, you can most likely find him taking walks with his dogs Sam and Maisy.