North Carolina Land for Sale

Tar River

44.4 Acres, Granville County, NC



Rare 44.4 acre property for sale on the Tar River in Granville County, North Carolina. The land has 2,300 feet of frontage along the Tar River with multiple, potential homesites overlooking the river. A walking/ATV trail travels along the river, providing easy access to the water. The river contains both rocky riffles and slow moving water and is suitable for fishing, kayaking and canoeing. The property includes 12 acres of open land, large mature hardwood timber, a gated gravel driveway, soil types that normally perc well, 760 feet of frontage along Old NC 75 and access from the end of Alice Drive.

Located 32 minutes to North Raleigh at I-540, 11 miles to Butner and Creedmoor and 22 miles to Durham.

Property Features

  • 44.4 acres total
  • 2,300 feet of frontage on the Tar River
  • 12 acres of open land
  • 760 feet of frontage on Old NC 75
  • Access from the end of Alice Drive
  • Soil-types that normally perc well
  • Walking/ATV trail along the river
  • Fish, canoe and kayak on the Tar River
  • Potential homesites overlooking the river
  • Large, mature hardwoods
  • 32 minutes to North Raleigh at I-540
  • Some flood plain along the river


  • 5 miles to Stem
  • 6 miles to Oxford
  • 11 miles to Butner and Creedmoor
  • 22 miles to Durham
  • 26 miles to North Raleigh at I-540
  • 26 miles to Wake Forest


From Stem: Go north on Old NC 75 5.1 miles to the property on the left. Locked gate. Call agent before viewing.

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River front homes, residential development, Tar River access, recreation


36.250374, -78.672703



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