If you are dreaming of living in a traditional trick-or-treat community where people are neighborly and you can enjoy a slow-paced lifestyle or simply some quiet time at home, consider Cates Farm, a neighborhood near Chapel Hill, North Carolina. This beautiful community full of greenery and trees has a lovely small-town feel, boasting cultural events and fun community activities, offering a little something for everyone.
Convenient to Everything Chapel Hill & Beyond
Beautiful Cates Farm is accessible from Hillsborough Rd in Carrboro and is less than ten minutes from both downtown Carrboro and Chapel Hill. With being this close, you may want to consider riding a bike, as both towns and surrounding communities are not only in close proximity of each other - they offer beautiful surroundings to enjoy while doing so. In fact, biking, walking and jogging is quite popular with residents of the area.
Convenient to Durham and Raleigh, Cates Farm is less than 35 minutes via I-40 (which is only a 10 minute drive away). From there, locals can also access historic Hillsborough, which is less than 25 minutes away. It is a perfect location for those commuting or seeking a quiet area to live, yet like to venture into a larger city on occasion.
Large Homes on Spacious Lots
When searching for homes in Cates Farm neighborhood, you’ll find they are situated on beautiful spacious one-third acre lots with mature trees and abundant foliage. The community was developed in the 1990s, homes are traditional in style and range in size from 2,600 to 3,500 square feet.
When purchasing in this charming neighborhood, homeowners can feel confident in their investment and future of their home, as constructions and modifications are regulated through the Covenants and By-Laws of Cates Farm Homeowner Association.
Perfect for families to spend time outdoors, you will find many neighboring residents ride bikes, take scenic walks and it is perfect for jogging. Cates Farm is perfect for kids - neighborhoods are close and there are wide open spaces for children to get together to play.
Convenient to Schools, Parks and Local Chapel Hill Businesses
School options are great for Cates Farm residents and very easily accessible. McDougle Elementary School and McDougle Middle School are within walking distance. In fact, there is a McDougle School cross-walk on Hillsborough Rd., and Chapel High School only takes a few minutes by driving or biking.
Many family businesses have blossomed throughout the area and are well supported by the locals. Mapleview Ice Cream and Dairy is great for a delicious cold treat and the Box Turtle Bakery keeps people coming in for its fresh out-of-the-oven goods.
Another great convenience of living in Cates Farm, locals can enjoy a walk to beautiful Bloin Creek or picnic in the Henry Anderson III Community Park.
We Can Help You Find the Home of Your Dreams
There is something about small-town living that feels almost idyllic. Maybe it's the charm, the close community or the slow-paced life. No matter what you are looking for in a new home - it is safe to say, the beauty and conveniences that Cates Farm neighborhood has to offer are nothing short of appealing.
If you are interested in this beautiful, quiet neighborhood and want to find out more about available properties in Cates Farm, contact the Chapel Hill Realty Group online or call Lynn at (919) 260-9649 to make an appointment today!