Biltmore Antiques District
This is the best area in Asheville to find antiques with 10 stores and malls (with hundreds of dealers) within a mile and a half of the Biltmore Estate.
Biltmore Lamp & Shade Gallery, located in the heart of Biltmore Village, offers elegant antiques, accessories, seasonal decorations and, yes, lamps and lampshades too! They are also the exclusive Asheville area retailer of Starfire Designs Jewelry by Charlie Wharton. 30 All Souls Crescent. Click here to visit their Web site
Antique Tobacco Barn: Our top choice for rummaging with 70,000 square feet warehouse packed with finished and unfinished antiques. It is located on Highway 81 (75 Swannonoa River Road). Read and see more!
Village Antiques: They have discovered some great new sources of fabulous French country antiques. From monumental chateau armoires of the Languedoc to undulating wild cherry commodes from the foot of the Pyrenees, they travel to every corner of France to bring the most unique period French furniture and art. 755 Biltmore Avenue
ScreenDoor has over fifty dealer "cottages and porches" which showcase unique objects both old and new for your home, cabin. Great spot for upcycled art! 115 Fairview Road
Bryant Antiques, 120 Swannanoa River Rd,
Oddfellows Antique Warehouse, 124 Swannanoa River Rd
Sweeten Creek Antiques, 115 Sweeten Creek Rd
Estate Jewelry Ltd, 18 Brook Street
Downtown Asheville Antiques
Downtown Asheville is another great spot for browsing for antiques:
Captain’s Bookshelf: They have been buying and selling secondhand and rare books in downtown Asheville North Carolina since 1976. Their stock includes numerous signed books, first editions and fine leather bindings as well as a generous collection of quality secondhand material. 31 Page Avenue
Stuf Antiques Inc: Find a large general line of antiques, lamp shades, and lamp repair, 52 Broadway
Lexington Park Antiques: Antique Mall, 65 W. Walnut St
Battery Park Book Exchange: Peruse thousands of books in dozens of categories while sipping a fine wine, sparkling wine, or Champagne, 1 Page Avenue, Grove Arcade