Looking for a great place to retire to in North Carolina?
Pittsboro, NC has been named a Top 10 Best Place to Retire in North Carolina by Southeastern Retirement.
Pittsboro is a quaint small town just over 30 miles from the center of downtown Raleigh.
Pittsboro was founded in 1787 as the capital of the newly formed Chatham County.
Today, the historic district is a great place to walk and wander through shops.
There are antiques and old fashioned soda shops.
Fearrington is just a few miles north of Pittsboro on 15/501, and offers North Carolina's only 5 star inn.
Jordan Lake is just a few minutes away. With walking trails, fishing, boating, and almost 14,000 surface acres of water, this lake draws visitors from throughout the state.
Weekday mornings and early afternoons can be especially quiet and peaceful.
Chapel Hill is just 20 minutes away, north on 15/501.
Chapel Hill offers even more restaraunts and shopping opportunities, in places like Southern Village.
The UNC Chapel Hill Hospitals have an excellent reputation, and take special cases from the entire region.
If you enjoy golf, you'll enjoy Pittsboro and Chatham County. There are many golf courses nearby, including:
There are a multitude of other cultural activities nearby, including the N.C. Symphony, the N.C. Art Museum, the Ackland Museum of Art, the N.C. Museum of Natural Science, the N.C. Museum of History, and the American Dance Festival.
Rather see some sporting events? Plenty of opportunities: Duke University, NC State, and UNC Chapel Hill are all close by, not to mention other professional teams, including the Hurricanes.
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