Briarcliff is a very popular Chapel Hill neighborhood that is located in a great part of the town - walking distance to Ephesus Elementary and Park, as well as shopping and restaurants at University Mall. The neighborhood is also within walking distance of the popular Ridgewood swim club.
Homes in Briarcliff were generally built in the late 1960's, with some additional construction in the early 1980's. Lots in Briarcliff are between .25 and .5 acres. Architectural styles are varied, but generally consist of traditional 2 story, split level and ranch homes, with some transitional homes as well. Briarcliff has mature landscaping, and its residents tend to take great care of their homes and yards. Many homes have been updated and remodelled recently.
Briarcliff Statistics from the Triangle Multiple List Service
In 2006, 12 houses were sold in Briarcliff. Of these, the average house was a 2608 square foot, 4 bedroom 2 bath home selling for $330,908. Average time on market was 37 days, far below the Chapel Hill market average of 60 days.
Orange County Statistics
In 2006, 687 homes were sold in Chapel Hill. Of these, the average house was a 2593 square foot, 3 bedroom 2 bath home selling for $440,795. Average time on market was 60 days.