Welcome to Churton Grove
A traditional and upscale neighborhood in the Hillsborough suburbs
Churton Grove is a luxurious community located in Hillsborough, North Carolina. The tree-lined neighborhoods in Churton Grove have homes with expansive yards and lush greenery. Churton Grove maintains a tight-knit community through its central clubhouse while also offering a close commute to nearby cities like Durham and Chapel Hill.
Churton Grove is a very prosperous neighborhood; thus, its homes are highly desirable and grandiose. Most homes in Churton Grove take after traditional architectural styles, such as Colonial, Traditional, Victorian, and Tudor. Though these styles have nuances that distinguish them, some of the elements that unite the traditional styles include wood and brick exteriors, turrets and gables, and symmetrical windows. If you are fond of classic architectural designs, the homes in Churton Grove will be perfect for your taste.
What to Love
- Clubhouse full of amenities and an outdoor recreation area
- Strong community spirit
- Closeness to the bustling city of Durham and downtown Hillsborough
- Home to various historic buildings
- Scenic rolling hills and green spaces
The local lifestyle in Churton Grove is very relaxed and calm. Churton Grove is a small neighborhood community that prioritizes rest and wellness while providing residents access to larger cities. Several residents commute to Durham for work, and others visit the city for upscale shopping and dining. However, the attraction to Church Grove keeps residents enjoying time within Churton Grove itself.
One of the best parts of living in Churton Grove is relishing all the neighborhood clubhouse offers. The clubhouse, accessible to all residents of Churton Grove, contains a recreation area with a swimming pool, tennis and basketball courts, a playground, and a picnic area. It also has a large room for functions and a cozy and casual reading room.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
Churton Grove and its surrounding communities have a diverse selection of dining options. Vinny’s Italian Grill & Pizzeria
is a go-to spot for grabbing a delicious pizza and other Italian staples and comfort food. Its ravioli and mozzarella sticks are some of the most popular items on the menu. Formerly known as Panciuto, Hillsborough Bakeshop & Pasta Co.
is one of the most beloved eateries in the Churton Grove area. Its name is a perfect description of what the restaurant specializes in, sweet and scrumptious baked goods for dessert and elaborate pasta dishes for a main entree.
If you are interested in cooking at home, you can stop by Steve’s Garden Market & Butchery
for the freshest ingredients possible. Steve’s Garden Market & Butchery produces quality meats and locally-grown vegetables for Churton Grove residents while offering some prepared food options in the form of delectable deli sandwiches.
In addition, fashion lovers will adore being near the charming Say Wear Boutique
. This shop has all things women’s clothing, from flowing dresses to jeans, beautiful bags and shoes. Women can have all their shopping needs answered by checking out Say Wear Boutique.
Things to Do
There are plenty of things to do while in Churton Grove. Churton Grove is famous for its charming and quaint farms. Eno River Farm
serves locals fresh, juicy fruits, savory vegetables, and lush flowers and plants throughout the year. The farm also is famous for its delicious ice cream. Starting in the fall, Smith’s Family Fun Farm
is a wonderful location for holiday celebrations and farm activities. It hosts special events during Christmas and also has pumpkins for carving during the fall and Halloween seasons. Smith’s Family Fun Farm also has a pizza-making class, perfect for all members of the family.
For a quick walk outside, check out Poet’s Walk at Ayr Mount
. This is a picturesque walking trail that extends one mile long and is surrounded by gorgeous meadows and woodlands. The trail is located near the historic Ayr Mount home.
Golfers appreciate being nearby a highly scenic and challenging golf course, Occoneechee Golf Club
. The 18-hole course hosts a variety of tournaments throughout the year that are able to be viewed by the public.
Churton Grove has some prestigious schools, including: