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Old Oaks Estates is nestled within the foothills of western North Carolina and is your mountain community in Morganton, NC. Your homesite is surrounded by the Pisgah National Forest and Table Rock Mountain, which offer you breathtaking views for 360 degrees. However, there is more to Morganton than the natural wonders it offers.


Morganton offers a combination of history, downtown fun, and surreal scenery. This quaint town offers residents the feel of a historic town but one that is still very much alive and bustling. The town is known as one of the first european settlements established in 1777, but it has history that goes much further back than that. It was once home to Native Americans. It also was a Spanish fort called Fort San Juan, which was one of the first European settlements.There are plenty of historic sites to be seen. Just ask anyone in town, and they can point out a street or store that used to be an important part of the towns older history.

There is also plenty of nightlife fun to be had as well. The town offers concerts every Friday night. There is also a massive theater with plenty of spacious parking in the downtown area, which is uncommon for most downtown areas. There are also many popular eateries including local gastropubs with local fare that offer BBQ, seafood, steaks, and other mouthwatering cuisine. Also, approx. 4 miles from the Old Oaks Estates property is the Morganton-Lenoir Airport, a private aviation field located right here in Morganton, NC.

Morganton’s beauty and excitement cannot be fully be explained, but must be felt. To see why this town is so popular, take a visit and stay awhile. Contact Old Oaks Estates for more information on Morganton, NC real estate.