February 16, 2024
Nestled just south of Raleigh, the Rosemoor Place community in Garner, North Carolina offers small-town charm with easy access to big city amenities.
Developed in the early 2000s, Rosemoor Place has become a popular neighborhood for families and professionals alike looking for spacious homes, top-rated schools, and a strong sense of community.
A Brief History of Rosemoor Place
Rosemoor Place was built on land that was originally part of the Rosemoor dairy farm, owned by the Rose family starting in the early 1900s.
The Rose's sold the land to developers in the 1990s and the first homes in Rosemoor Place were constructed around 2003.
Notable builders like D.R. Horton, Ryan Homes, and Heartland Homes developed the community in phases over the next decade.
Home styles range from cozy cottages to sprawling two-story homes, though most have an open floor plan and luxury finishes like granite countertops and hardwood floors.
Notable Neighborhoods in Rosemoor Place
Rosemoor Place has several distinct neighborhoods, each with its own appeal:
The Villas features quaint cottage-style homes on smaller lots. Homeowners enjoy the privacy of living on a quiet street while still being just a short walk from the community pool and clubhouse.
Magnolia Pointe offers larger two-story homes perfect for growing families. The homes back up to scenic wetlands, providing a peaceful outdoor space to enjoy.
At the heart of the community lies Rosemoor Commons, home to the pool, clubhouse, tennis courts and playground. The neighborhood surrounds the amenity center and has a mix of home styles and sizes.
Amenities Abound in Rosemoor Place
Residents of Rosemoor Place enjoy access to outstanding amenities including:
- Clubhouse with fitness center
- Jr. Olympic-size swimming pool
- Lighted tennis courts
- Children's playground
- Miles of walking trails
- Access to the Neuse River Trail
The clubhouse serves as a hub for community events like summer concerts and movie nights.
Families take advantage of the pool and playground while fitness enthusiasts flock to the well-equipped gym.
Top Restaurants in Rosemoor Place
Though Rosemoor Place is largely residential, it sits close to many excellent dining options. Here are some favorites:
The Mason Jar Tavern - This gastropub dishes up creative takes on Southern classics like shrimp and grits and chicken and waffles. Don't miss the extensive craft beer list.
Village Draft House - With 24 rotating taps of regional and national craft brews, this laidback pub is a favorite neighborhood gathering spot. The pub grub is tasty too.
Neomonde Baking Company - Stop by this local bakery and cafe for fresh-baked pita, hummus, falafel and more Mediterranean fare. The cinnamon rolls are a must-try.
Pizza Peel - Kids love assembling their own pizzas at this family-friendly joint. The salads are fresh and they have a great selection of beer and wine.
Chuck E. Cheese's - Where a kid can be a kid! This chain offers family fun with pizza, games and entertainment.
Marco's Pizza - Conveniently located right in Rosemoor Place, this outpost of the national chain offers quick, tasty pizzas for dining in or takeout.
Second Empire Restaurant and Tavern - This elegant restaurant in downtown Raleigh delights with refined Southern cuisine and an extensive wine list.
Angus Barn Steakhouse - A Raleigh institution, the Angus Barn serves up enormous steaks along with seafood, salads and sides. Live music nightly.
42nd Street Oyster Bar - Slurp down fresh oysters and other seafood dishes at this popular local spot near the PNC arena. The menu has plenty of landlubber fare too.
Conveniently Close to RDU
Rosemoor Place sits just 15 miles south of Raleigh-Durham International Airport, making for an easy 20-25 minute drive via I-40.The proximity to RDU makes travel incredibly convenient for residents.
Rosemoor Place enjoys a prime location just southwest of Raleigh proper. Here are some key distances:
- 8 miles to downtown Raleigh
- 12 miles to North Hills shopping and dining
- 14 miles to Duke University and downtown Durham
- 20 miles to Chapel Hill and UNC Campus
- 15 miles to RDU International Airport
With quick highway access, residents can easily enjoy everything the Triangle region has to offer while still calling Rosemoor Place home.
Nearby Healthcare and Education
Families moving to Rosemoor Place will find top-rated schools and medical facilities nearby including:
- Timber Drive Elementary School
- East Garner Middle School
- Garner Magnet High School
- WakeMed Garner Campus
- UNC REX Healthcare in Holly Springs
- Duke Raleigh Hospital
Tim's Final Thought on Rosemoor Place
As a long-time Garner resident and real estate agent, I highly recommend Rosemoor Place for families or professionals looking for a comfortable, amenity-filled community.
The neighborhood has a true sense of community with block parties and family events happening year-round. At the same time, it's conveniently located just minutes from major employers in Raleigh and the amenities of the big city.
For dining, I suggest newcomers try the Neomonde Bakery for a taste of the Mediterranean right in Garner.
And for a special night out, make the quick drive to Second Empire in downtown Raleigh to experience one of the South's finest restaurants.
With its family-friendly vibe, prime location, and resort-style amenities, Rosemoor Place really does offer the best of both worlds
.I'm confident new residents will quickly feel right at home in this charming community.
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