GOVERNOR'S CLUB Homes & Real Estate
The Governors Club – Chapel Hill, NC
The Governors Club is an elite residential community that is conveniently located between Highway 501 and Farrington Point Road. From this location, major employers, renowned universities, cultural attractions, entertainment venues and more in Chapel Hill are only a short drive away. The Governors Club stands out as the only gated community in the Triangle. With an extensive selection of fine townhomes and houses for sale in The Governors Club, you could easily find a beautiful home that suits your needs and expectations here.
About The Governors Club
The Governors Club wraps around prestigious, Jack Nicklaus Signature golf courses. The golf community features three unique, nine-hole courses spanning 1,600 acres. These courses are the Mountain, the Foothills and the Lakes, and they each are well-suited for all skill levels. This golf club is for members only and is open year-round. In addition to offering three golf courses, the club features mentor programs, group golfing clubs, fundraising and more.
The community also offers its residents full use of a beautifully designed clubhouse. The clubhouse has formal and casual dining options with both indoor and outdoor seating areas. The menu is updated seasonally and includes farm-to-table options prepared by a skilled culinary team and a renowned Executive Chef. In the clubhouse, residents can also enjoy a wine program, cooking demonstrations and tastings.
In addition to golfing, residents at The Governors Club can take advantage of the eight well-maintained tennis courts. Both MondoTen and Har-Tru clay courts are available. Tennis socials are offered throughout the year. The community also has a pickleball court, walking trails, a playground, an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a children’s splash pool and a grilling area. In addition, the wellness center offers group classes for indoor cycling, yoga and more. There are almost 60 advanced resistance and cardio machines as well. Locker rooms and certified trainers are on-staff.
The Governors Club is a family-oriented community with a host of special programs for younger residents. Kids eat free in the clubhouse dining areas on select days. Parents can take advantage of quality childcare provided for monthly Date Night events. Active families may enjoy participating in parent-child tournaments for golf and tennis. Summer camps, teen laser tag events and more are hosted as well.
There are also other great opportunities for fun just outside of The Governors Club. Lake Jordan, for example, sits to the east and is perfect for walking, swimming, boating, camping and other outdoor recreational activities. Several golf courses as well as the Rock Quarry public fishing area, the Chatham County Northeast District Park and others are nearby.
The Governors Club Homes for Sale
The homes for sale in The Governors Club sit on rolling grounds with wide, winding avenues and tall trees. Lot sizes vary, and some homes are placed on acreage lots. Many of the well-manicured lawns are partially surrounded by thick woods. Other homes back to the golf course, walking trails and other lovely areas, and this creates a sense of tranquility. The community has a distinctly natural feel with many untouched areas featuring mature trees, small lakes and streams.
There are 10 distinct sections of The Governors Club, and these sections each offer a special living experience. Vance Villas, for example, has 16 townhomes as well as 30 single-family homes set along the golf course and a lake. Highland Pond offers luxury estates on acreage lots. Sitting on Edwards Mountain, homes in this section may have views that stretch for up to 25 miles.
In addition to offering these and eight other beautiful areas within the community, The Governors Club features an extensive selection of homes that each have their own character and benefits. Across some of the homes that are currently for sale, you may find swimming pools, outdoor living areas, hardwood floors, marble surfaces, wet bars, tray ceilings, whirlpools and other premium features.
The community is zoned for several recognized public schools. These include North Chatham Elementary School, Pollard Middle School and Northwood High School.
Learn More About Homes for Sale in The Governors Club
While the many niche communities throughout The Governors Club offer something for most homebuyers to love, selecting the right community and finding the perfect home can be challenging. By working with an experienced real estate agent who is intimately familiar with the area and its homes for sale, you can benefit from expert guidance with your search. Our reputable and knowledgeable real estate agents want to learn more about your expectations for your next home and are available for a consultation today.