Gorgeous horse farm with dazzling amenities and home, close to town!

Chapel Hill, Orange County , North Carolina

hay barn • fenced • pond • 2 barns

Property description

Named for the fresh scent given off by peppermint sprigs that grow around the farm’s spring- fed pond, Peppermint Spring Farm is utterly unique. You won’t find a more convenient location for idyllic living in the Triangle area than 219 Old Fayetteville Road. Nowhere else can you walk 19 acres of lush meadows and then hop in the car for a mere five minutes’ drive to all that downtown Carrboro and Chapel Hill has to offer! This aggressively priced gorgeous property is perfectly primed for horse farming, quiet and private country living, or development. If it sounds too good to be true, come see Peppermint Spring Farm for yourself!


Home Features

  • Architect-designed, 5 bed/3 bath ranch home 
  • Single-family 3,364 sf home with in-law suite 
  • Hundred-year-old Southern Magnolia and pecan trees grace the back patio 
  • Brazilian stone fireplace plumbed for natural gas or use with wood logs 
  • Jenn-Air range and marbleized tile in kitchen 
  • 3-zoned HVAC 
  • Deck with 6 person hot tub 
  • Skylights

Lot Features

  • 19.47 acres conveniently located, improvements valued over $300,000 
  • Enrolled in NC’s Present Use Farm Tax Program=low property taxes ($4,670 in 2016)!! 
  • 120 ft. expanded well system; property-wide water filtration system 
  • Backs up to 650-acre forested conservancy 
  • One mile from award-winning public elementary and middle schools 
  • Land features cleared acreage and miles of wood and electric fences 
  • One of the few rural properties in NC with natural gas and cable services 
  • Walking distance to grocery stores, bus lines, restaurants, post office, gas stations, banks, etc. 
  • 7 line landline service installed 
  • 4 line cable service extends to both house and main barn

Horse Facility Features

  • Main barn storage accommodates 740-800 square bales of hay 
  • Arena adjacent to barn (20 mx 40m) is plumbed to ensure drainage within 24 hours of heavy rainfall  3-stall shed barn comes with 12’x28’ storage for hay, large equipment; plumbed and wired; rollback roof accommodates tall equipment 
  • 36’x40’ paddock in larger pasture services gated stalls 
  • Small greenhouse also on property


  • 1.7 miles to schools
  • 21.7 miles to airports
  • 3.6 miles to hospitals
  • 1 miles to shopping

Information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed. Buyer to verify all information


219 Old Fayetteville Rd, Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina


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