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Ayr Mount Historic Site


category : Historic Sites
Ayr Mount is a meticulously restored 1815 plantation home. It is finely furnished with Federal Antiques and Decorative Art. The home, built by William Kirkland of Scotland, sits on 265 tranquil acres along the banks of the Eno River. House tours are available. One-mile free nature trail around the house and along the banks of the Eno River called the Poet's Walk is open daily.




Address:
376 St. Mary's Rd.
Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone: (919)732-6886
Our Email: ayrmount@nc.rr.com
Our Website:www.classicalamericanhomes.org/

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Attractions and Upcoming Events

Hillsborough/Orange County Chamber of Commerce

The mission of the chamber is to preserve the growth and to advance the general welfare of the Hillsborough/Orange County area so that is business community will prosper.

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Occaneechi Indian Village

This is a 1701 reconstructed Occaneechi Indian Village with a palisade, huts, cooking site and sweat lodge. Appears as it did when used by the tribe along the Eno River Trading Path.

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The Waffle House

Open 24 hours a day for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Village Diner

Features lunch and dinner buffets with 21-item salad bar, plus regular menu, including homemade barbecue, all kinds of fresh seafood, steaks, vegetables and homemade desserts.

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Old Orange County Courthouse

Designed and built by John Berry in 1844-1845. Outstanding example of Greek Revival architecture with details of woodwork and stair brackets from Asher-Benjamins' pattern book. An English Clock (c.1769), a gift to the town of Hillsborough, is located in the courthouse cupola. Allow 15

Hillsborough, NC Historic Courthouses

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