Chapel Hill, 27517
Oakwood Real Estate
Lush Natural Beauty in a Top Location in Oakwood
Beautiful historic homes line the quiet streets of Oakwood, tucked privately from view behind stately trees and lush lawns. The architecture of the neighborhood dates back to the 1930’s and 1950’s, but the ancient oaks arching overhead have stood for much longer. Located just two miles from the University of North Carolina, three miles from I-40, and three miles from downtown Chapel Hill, the breathtakingly beautiful neighborhood of Oakwood offers one of the best locations in the Triangle.
Oakwood Homes for Sale
Highly Varied Homes
Homes in Oakwood vary greatly, though most have been well-maintained and offer upgraded features and appliances, such as hardwood flooring, new carpets, and stainless steel appliances. Open floor plans and vaulted ceilings provide an open and airy feeling, while bonus rooms such as offices and playrooms provide plenty of living space. Spacious yards featuring mature trees and landscaping offer shade and privacy, while screened porches offer plenty of area for entertaining.
Besides historic beauty and spacious, natural yards, Oakwood provides its residents access to the Oakwood Park, which offers a playground, picnic areas, and tennis courts. It is also within walking distance to the Glenwood Square Shopping Center on Raleigh Road, which offers several options for restaurants, cafes, and eateries, and Meadowmont Village, a larger shopping center featuring grocery options and restaurants.
Chapel Hill Attractions
There’s no end to the entertainment in Chapel Hill! Head to the UNC Campus to cheer on the Tar Heels in a rivalry football or basketball game. Explore famed Franklin Street in downtown Chapel Hill, where a plethora of shops, boutiques, stores, restaurants, cafes, and eateries await. Enjoy an exciting nightlife with nightclubs, bars, and microbreweries, also on Franklin Street. Catch a show at the Varsity Theatre or Cat’s Cradle, one of the top venues in the Triangle for live music. The fun never ends!
Get outside and explore! Acres of beautiful undeveloped parkland and miles of recreational trails make it easy to enjoy beautiful weather in Chapel Hill! Parks such as Battle Park or the Cane Creek Reservoir provide natural wooded scenery, picnicking areas, and even boating and fishing, while the Battle Branch Trail offers miles of serene pathway for walkers, joggers, and bikers connecting the Community Center Park, the Bolin Creek Trail, and UNC Campus.
Chapel Hill is served by Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, which consistently ranks at or near the top school districts in North Carolina in many academic measures and boasts the highest per-pupil funding. Schools near Oakwood include Rashkis Elementary School, Grey Culbreth Middle School, and East Chapel Hill High School.
Oakwood Real Estate
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