Orange County Land and Farms

Farms and land in Orange County are in one of the most diverse counties in the state, making it a paradise for investors, business owners and homebuyers. Located in the Piedmont, adjacent counties are Person, Durham, Chatham, Alamance and Caswell. Orange County land includes 401 square miles of rolling hills and is home to 148,000 residents. Education, healthcare, farming and manufacturing form the economic foundation of the area that is part of the Research Triangle. The county is home to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, flagship of the state’s university system and the oldest state-supported university in the nation. The university includes a teaching hospital considered to be one of the best in the country and is a research hub. Flip side of the economic coin is farming in about 25% of the county. Farmland includes about 70,000 acres, and woodlands cover about 27% of it. Crops are about 67% of the agricultural sales. The top private companies reflect the diversity of industry. Among the largest are Eurosport Trade, Physicians Network LLC, General Electric Corp. and A K G of America Inc. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy the Eno River, Couch Mountain, Lake Michael and Turkey Hill Creek where they can fish, canoe and enjoy other water sports. Other attractions include Morehead Planetarium, Carolina Basketball Museum and the Jewish Heritage Foundation. Orange County Schools provides public education for K-12, and University of North Carolina offers higher learning.

Category
Acreage
Price
Status
2217 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill, Orange
Orange, NC
15.7 acres
Over 15 acres located within Town of Chapel Hill and backs up to the Chapel Hill North property. Open pasture land as well as gorgeous hardwood forest on the back half of property. Numerous out buildings and a large wired workshop. Currently approved for 198 senior adult(over 55) apartments. Main...
$4,000,000
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8520 Old NC 86 Highway, Chapel Hill, Orange
Orange, NC
35.9 acres
Great Chapel Hill opportunity...just under 36 acres in CH-Carrboro School district, adjacent to Lake Hogan Farms, offers Road frontage on old Hwy 86. There is an existing road stub- in Lake Hogan Farms. Located in Carrboro's Northern Study area- there has been discussion for mix use developement for...
$3,500,000
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5004 NC 86 N Highway, Hillsborough, Orange
Orange, NC
181.5 acres
4 Bedrooms
4 Baths
Opportunity of a lifetime! Situated at the headwaters of the Eno River, and adjoining Lake Orange, Eno River Farm has been in continuous operation as cattle/agricultural homestead since 1966.This is the first opportunity to purchase this 181 acres of forests, creeks, ponds, verdant hills w/plenty of...
$3,400,000
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5004 NC 86 N Highway, Hillsborough, Orange
Orange, NC
181.5 acres
Opportunity of a lifetime! Situated at the headwaters of the Eno River, and adjoining Lake Orange, Eno River Farm has been in continuous operation as a cattle/agricultural homestead since 1966.This is the first opportunity to purchase this 181 acres of forests, creeks, ponds, verdant hills w/plenty...
$3,400,000
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4801 Pleasant Green Road, Durham, Orange
Orange, NC
37.0 acres
11 Bedrooms
5 Baths
Les Acres Mysticales: Lush, green, quiet, seclusion by a lake. 37+ acres of land with 4 cabins and a farmhouse supporting a solid rental history since 1945. Farmhouse has unfinished second floor. Farm dates to the 1700's, structures built around 1920. Create a farm, nursery, horse farm, retreat...
$2,795,000
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2314 St Marys Road, Hillsborough, Orange
Orange, NC
10.0 acres
5 Bedrooms
6 Baths
Welcome to Maple Hill. Once the centerpiece of the historic Jacob Jackson Farm, it has been thoughtfully modernized and transformed over hundreds of years into the luxurious estate that exists today. Both the attention to detail and the craftsmanship throughout are first-class. Glimpses of the old...
$2,350,000
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502 Dogwood Drive, Chapel Hill, Orange
Orange, NC
3.2 acres
5 Bedrooms
4 Baths
Rare opportunity! 3+ secluded acres just a few hundred yards off UNC's campus in historic Westwood. A charming 1940’s bungalow on a park-like lot with a rambling creek, stately trees, mature boxwoods, plus formal gardens. Relax by the pool, hike/bike the trails just out the back door, then enjoy a...
$2,150,000
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504 Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, Orange
Orange, NC
0.9 acres
4 Bedrooms
4 Baths
The 1814 Hooper-Kyser House is one of the oldest residences in Chapel Hill. This rare Federal style farm house was constructed for William Hooper, UNC's first professor of Ancient Languages. In 1951 it was purchased by UNC 1928 graduate and band leader, radio personality, recording artist and movie...
$1,975,000
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311 Circle Park Place, Chapel Hill, Orange
Orange, NC
0.2 acres
5 Bedrooms
7 Baths
This stunning residence presents such a unique opportunity! All the bells and whistles and then some! The most spectacular VIEWS (you can see the Dean E Smith Center!) and SUNSETS! The finest of materials and design combined with the idyllic location make this a Carolina dream come true. The...
$1,950,000
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