In the area where Barley’s now stands, a massacre took place in 1906 when Will Harris shot and killed five people, including two policemen, and then killed himself. To add to the eerieness, the town gallows once stood nearby as well. Folks say the taproom is home to several spirits who make themselves known by apparitions, footsteps, disembodied voices and an elevator that works by itself.
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- 42 Biltmore Ave
Asheville, NC 28801
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- 35.5932923, -82.55098320000002
- Buncombe County, North Carolina
- Nearest Towns:
- Asheville, NC (0.6 mi.)
Woodfin, NC (3.3 mi.)
Biltmore Forest, NC (4.3 mi.)
Bent Creek, NC (6.6 mi.)
Weaverville, NC (7.2 mi.)
Royal Pines, NC (8.4 mi.)
Swannanoa, NC (8.5 mi.)
Avery Creek, NC (9.1 mi.)
Fairview, NC (10.3 mi.)
Fletcher, NC (11.6 mi.)
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