Holly Springs, North Carolina
DISCOVER 12 OAKS
West of Downtown Holly Springs, 12 Oaks is a suburban neighborhood with plenty of of access to amenities. 12 Oaks shares many of the characteristics sought after in developments in the area: snug homes, safe atmosphere, and virtually immediate proximity to shopping and dining options. The neighborhood is conducive to small or new families looking for a home close to prominent business and education opportunities, or people looking to retreat to a suburban area and enjoy the advantages that come with it.
Where Is It?
12 Oaks is four miles west of Downtown Holly Springs and eight miles south of Downtown Apex. It’s located just below U.S. Highway 1. Nearby to the west is Harris lake. New Hill Road runs south of the neighborhood and Old Holly Springs Apex Road is to the east. 12 Oaks is within reasonable commuting distance of RTP, which makes it convenient for commuters.
What’s To Do?
Harris Lake is practically right next door to 12 Oaks and provides residents with many recreational opportunities. Among the activities offered are fishing, boating, swimming, hiking/biking trails, disc golf course, and picnic shelters. Open year round besides major holidays, the lake provides residents of 12 Oaks with virtually limitless hours of fun, all days of the week. 12 Oaks itself features a golf course, which was ranked among the Top 10 New Private Golf Courses by Golf Digest. The neighborhood also has a private swimming pool which is great for summer fun, for both children and adults. Unlike the typical rectangular pools that most people imagine, 12 Oaks’ swimming pavilion boasts a creatively designed swimming pool and recreation area for endless hours of splashing and swimming.
Shopping and Dining
For a fast and cheap bite to eat, there are a number of takeout favorites within a five minute drive of 12 Oaks. Sonic, Zaxby’s, Which Wich Sandwiches, Subway, and Wendy’s, among others, round out the fast food in Holly Springs Towne Center, the plaza across the street from 12 Oaks. Among the sit-down eateries are Olive Garden, Bass Lake Draft House, Tijuana Flats, My Way Tavern, and more. Holly Springs Towne Center also offers a large amount of grocery and home good shopping options. Target, Marshalls, Bed Bath & Beyond, Dicks Sporting Goods, and several other stores are easily accessible.
Schools in the Area
Oakview Elementary School is within walking distance of 12 Oaks, just outside of the neighborhood itself. Holly Springs Elementary School, Holly Ridge Elementary and Middle Schools, and The Goddard School are all within close proximity, as well. To the south, Holly Springs High School is an option for older children and young adults.