Apartments and Townhomes

Located right on the bank of the Haw River with breathtaking views from every angle , Saxapahaw Rivermill Apartments feature soaring ceilings, historic detail, huge windows, beautiful views, original hardwood floors, and split level living spaces that provide a modern architectural feel in a beautifully historic space. Exposed brick, wooden beams, steel beams and unique architectural details can be found throughout the spaces.

A Beautifully Historic Space

Saxapahaw Rivermill Apartments and Townhomes include expansive 1, 2, and 3 bedroom rental spaces in Saxapahaw’s Historic Cotton Mill. Each Apartment or Townhome ranging from approximately 600 square feet to over 1600 square feet has its own unique architectural details and custom features. 1, 2, and 3 bedroom lofts and apartments are available in the Main Mill as well as 1, 2, and 3 bedroom Townhouses in the Boiler Shed, Cotton Shed, Opening Room, and Machine Shop. Each Loft, Apartment or Townhome has its own unique architectural details and custom features. All units are energy efficient and come with ceiling fans, sunshades, dishwasher and individual washer and dryer.

10 foot high windows bathe each living space with tremendous natural light. Skylights in the top floor units of the Main Mill enhance the light exposure even further. Floor plans are generous and differ throughout the Mill offering a host of choices for residents with varied needs. The Mill ceilings range from 14 to 16 feet high creating spacious room to breathe and spread out. Split level living spaces and loft bedrooms in some apartments provide a modern architectural feel in a beautifully historic space. The original hardwood maple floors have been refinished to show the beauty of the antique wood. Exposed brick, wooden beams, steel structure and other unique architectural details can be found throughout.

Included Fitness Center

Membership to the in-house Fitness Center which features cardio, free weight, and resistance training equipment; a dry-sauna, and large exercise room with bamboo flooring is free to all residents. Highly trained therapists and trainers at The Bridge, offer a variety of classes, sessions, and workshops including yoga, Zumba, massage therapy, acupuncture, and on occasions dance and martial arts for very reasonable fees.

Parking, common spaces and leisure

Set against the hillside, the Main Mill has ground level access for each floor plus an elevator that runs from the first floor covered garage to the third floor. Covered parking in the Main Mill garage and large storage units are available at $25/month/space and $75/month/unit on a first-come-first-serve basis. The Boiler Shed and Cotton Shed buildings have been converted into townhouse units that offer private or semi-private courtyards, covered porches, private parking garages and/or large basement/storage areas. Saxapahaw Rivermill is great for pet owners, health enthusiasts, and folks who love nature with a variety of outdoor spaces, private or semi-private courtyards, covered porches, large community courtyards and terraces, an outdoor amphitheater, miles of riverside and historic village trails, two river accesses for canoes and kayaks (www.thehaw.org) and a riverside picnic area with outdoor stone fireplace to enjoy.

Great Proximity

Convenient to both the Triad and Triangle, Saxapahaw is located minutes from Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Durham, Pittsboro, Hillsborough, Burlington, Greensboro & the I85/I40 Corridor. Take a Virtual Tour or set up an appointment to see the Saxapahaw Rivermill for yourself.


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