Rowan County, North Carolina
Rowan County NC Homes
Rowan County is famous for it's history and so are the towns and cities that make up this North Carolina county. A great place to relocate - Rowan county is a family oriented community within commuting distance of the larger cities like Charlotte, Winston Salem, Concord, and High Point. Although Salisbury is the heart of Rowan County, don't overlook our smaller towns like Historic Spencer, Faith, Rockwell, Granite Quarry, China Grove, Woodleaf, & Kannapolis.
Salisbury is centered around our downtown businesses and our famous historic district. Our downtown serves as a economic center, base of goverment, as well as a social mainstream. There are several art museums in Salisbury, as well as shopping centers, local performance theater, restaurants and clubs. One of Salisbury's main attractions is our Historic District. Tour our historic landmarks, such as The Hall House, or the Salisbury Railway. Come and join us for the annual October Tour and visit some of the most elite historic homes from the 18th and 19th centuries. Looking for a historic property? Then Salisbury, NC real estate is a great investment for you. One of our Buyer Specialists can help you find a historic property today!
Rowan County Attractions
High Rock Lake
If downtown living isn't for you, you may want to look at Salisbury, NC homes for sale at High Rock Lake. High Rock Lake is the second largest lake in North Carolina. Known for it's excellent fishing, it's been the host to several Bassmaster & Crappie tournaments. Much of High Rock Lake is lined with private homes but there are several public ramps that can be accessed at no charge. Buying High Rock Lake real estate lets you enjoy unlimited summer lake parties, boating, jet skiing, and fishing after a hard day's work. Join the Boat and Ski Club or visit Tamarac Marina and make sure to watch their annual fireworks on the Lake!
Lazy Five Ranch
The Lazy Five Ranch is one of our local favorites - a privately owned drive through animal park with over 750 animals to watch in their natural environment. Take your own car or for even more fun, ride one of the ranch's horse drawn open air wagons and feed the animals face to face!
Dan Nicholas Park
Dan Nicholas Park is one of our largests parks in North Carolina. With over 420 acres - this park offers 17 shelters, 80 site camping area, lake with paddling boats & fishing access, walking trails, playgrounds, splash pad, mini golf, carousel & train ride for kids, tennis courts, horse shoe area, gem mining, & picnic areas.
Baseball fans will love the local Fieldcrest Cannon Stadium, where the Intimidators play their home games. The 4,700 seat facility was built in 1995 and features 6 luxury suites, box & reserved seating with chair backs, and then general admission bleacher seats. There are several nice concession stands, a picnic shelter, playground for the kids, and souvenir shop.
One of our newest parks is located in downtown Kannapolis. Village Park is a fun family park offering a concrete walking trail, amphitheater, picnic shelters, playground, & the kids favorites - the Rotary Express train and Splash Pad. The summer events are free, family oriented and include concerts, movies, storytelling, and live arts. With a centralized location, any Kannapolis, NC home for sale would be close to this upgraded park!
Rowan County Medical Facilities
Another advantage of buying Salisbury NC real estate is the convenience of our local hospital, Rowan Regional Medical Center. The hospital offers 24 hour emergency care, is a 268 bed facility featuring a maternity center, orthopaedics, oncology, cardiology, rehabilitation & other specialty care.
Rowan Regional Medical Center is affiliated with Novant Health, a non-profit healthcare system serving communities reaching from Virginia to South Carolina, and along the southeastern coast of North Carolina. Novant Health is ranked 12th in the nation by the 2008 Verispan Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Networks, published in Modern Healthcare magazine.
If you're looking to relocate, be sure to check out all of our Salisbury, NC homes for sale! We can show you any Rowan county real estate for sale, whether it be a single family home, condo or townhouse, or lots & land to build. At Apple House Realty, we work hard to get you the best deal when you buy a new property. We also serve Cabarrus County, Charlotte-Mecklenburg & surrounding areas.
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