The Saxapahaw Rivermill is a beautifully restored Cotton Mill and Dye House on the banks of the Haw River. Located in picturesque Saxapahaw just a short drive from Chapel Hill, the Rivermill offers a unique blend of history, community, sustainability, locavore culture and nature while providing for every modern necessity.


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Featured recently in The New York Times and The Washington Post, Saxapahaw is becoming a national model for rural renaissance done right. This historic village is a vibrant community acclaimed for its food, music, farmland, forests, lakes and riverside trails. Former mill buildings have been transformed into beautiful homes and businesses aside the lovely Haw River. Home to the 5 Star Gas Station- The Saxapahaw General Store and The Eddy Pub, the summer farmers’ market and music series Saturdays in Saxapahaw, the award winning Haw River Ballroom, PaperHand Puppet Intervention, The Haw River Canoe and Kayak Company, Benjamin Vineyards and WineryThe Hawbridge Charter School, and so much more, Saxapahaw is a very special place.

Geothermal and solar powered riverfront Sissipahaw Lofts recently completed in the last section of the historic Saxapahaw Mill are now ready. Tours of the Village, Lofts, Rivermill Apartments, Saxapahaw Village Cottages and Businesses are available throughout the week and during the Saturdays in Saxapahaw Summer Farmers’ Market and Music Series. Call 336-525-2101 or email sherryg@rivermillvillage.com for more information.

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