There is no better place for a new home in Cherokee County, than a custom home in Murphy by Brown Haven Homes. We'll build on any lot in Cherokee County, NC or help you find a lot in or around Murphy. Browse our North Carolina custom homes available for sale in Cherokee County. Learn about our building process and get started today.Located in the southern Appalachian Mountains, Cherokee County contains a vast and varied natural landscape. Portions of Cherokee County fall within the boundaries of the Nantahala National Forest, and the Hiawassee River providing a beautiful backdrop and a plethora of attractions to enjoy.