Home buyers are flocking to an area on the edge of Pittsboro just ten minutes from downtown Chapel Hill. Briar Chapel offers gorgeous, thoughtfully-designed homes and resort-style amenities. Sustainability, proximity to the Research Triangle Park, and stunning properties make this corner of Chatham County undeniably appealing. If you’re looking for a great location, the Briar Chapel area is definitely worth a tour.
Location, Location, Location
It’s true what they say: location really is everything. Thankfully, Briar Chapel is conveniently situated a short ten minute drive from the hustle and bustle of downtown Chapel Hill. The community isn’t far from the Research Triangle Park, either. If you’re dreaming of a quick commute to your office in the RTP, expect to spend about 20 minutes driving from home to work. Easy access to the best of the Triangle means fantastic dining, shopping, and healthcare are mere minutes away. Of course, being slightly removed from these sometimes hectic hot spots means enjoying peace and serenity every time you go home.
Briar Chapel has won no shortage of awards through the years. The 16,000 acre sustainable community took home the award for best landscape design at the 2022 STARS Awards. Chapel Hill Magazine awarded the community as the Best Neighborhood last year, too. In 2019, Where to Retire Magazine named Briar Chapel as a Best Neighborhood as well. With so many accolades under its belt, the secret really is out about Briar Creek.
Life in the Briar Chapel Area
The entire family will love living in the Briar Chapel area. Fantastic local schools constantly rank among the best in the nation. Internationally acclaimed universities like Duke and Chapel Hill are right around the corner, too. Lifelong learning is a cornerstone of this thriving community. Short commute times add to quality of life. Stellar amenities and a wide range of shops and restaurants mean there’s always something new and exciting happening around town. Trails and lakes offer recreational opportunities and a chance to reconnect with nature.
Situated just 3 miles from the Briar Chapel clubhouse is a small community of 11 large lots – Hobby Farm by Ashton Woods. These 3,000+ sq foot homes are beautiful, unique and sit just outside the Briar Chapel neighborhood but with easy access to it and all the amazing features you would expect from a beautiful custom home. Learn more about Hobby Farm HERE.
If you’re ready to explore all that the Briar Chapel area has to offer, the Absolute Realty team is ready to be your guide. Schedule your tour today!