Quick Facts
Price Range
Mid $200s - High $400s
Home Types
Single-Family, Attached
New / Resale
New And Resale Homes
Age Restrictions
None
Gated
Yes
Construction Dates
1973 - Present
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Carolina Trace Overview

Carolina Trace is a gated, active lifestyle community in Sanford, North Carolina. The well-established golf community consists of 18 unique neighborhoods with single-family and attached homes. Residents enjoy resort-style amenities that feature two 18-hole championship golf courses, a luxury clubhouse, and an outdoor pool. The desirable location in Central North Carolina puts residents within 45 minutes of Raleigh.

Homebuyers looking for homes for sale in Sanford, NC may find what they are looking for at Carolina Trace. 

Carolina Trace Amenities & Lifestyle

Residents of Carolina Trace have access to an abundance of resort-style amenities. The amenities feature the Carolina Trace Country Club, which offers a fitness center, yoga studio, and locker rooms. The clubhouse also features the Hearthstone Restaurant and Jones Pub. Additional indoor amenities include a golf pro shop, lounge and bar, ballroom, private dining rooms, and multipurpose gathering spaces that host private and community events.

The outdoor amenities feature two 18-hole championship golf courses designed by course architect Robert Trent Jones, Sr., as well as a driving range. Homeowners can also enjoy an outdoor pool with a spacious patio and a poolside bar. Next to the clubhouse, residents can also find four Har-Tru tennis courts, a fire pit, and a veranda.

Many of the 18 neighborhoods also offer their own outdoor pools and tennis courts for residents to enjoy. The community also borders Trace Lake, a 315-acre lake where residents can fish, boat, swim, and kayak.

Carolina Trace Homes & Real Estate 

Construction of Carolina Trace began in 1973 and the community has expanded to include 18 distinct neighborhoods with single-family and attached homes. With many different home types to choose from, interested homebuyers can find the floor plan that best fits their individual needs and preferences. 

Most of the neighborhoods in Carolina Trace consist of single-family homes, which range from 1,000 to 4,480 square feet with two to six bedrooms, two to five bathrooms, and one- or two-car garages. Features in many of the single-family homes include open-concept floor plans, spacious living rooms with fireplaces, gourmet kitchens with center islands and breakfast bars, master bedrooms with walk-in closets and en-suite bathrooms, as well as outdoor decks. 

The attached homes range from 1,316 to 2,313 square feet with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and attached one- or two-car garages. Many of these homes feature open layouts, spacious living rooms with fireplaces, kitchens with updated appliances, master bedrooms with walk-in closets and en-suite bathrooms, and outdoor decks. 

Surrounding Area

Carolina Trace is located in Sanford, about 45 minutes away from Raleigh. This prime location puts residents within easy reach of daily needs and local attractions.

Residents of Carolina Trace find themselves close to any daily conveniences they may need, including Food Lion, Harris Teeter, Save A Lot, Piggly Wiggly, Lowes Foods, and Walmart. Pharmacy needs can be met at CVS and Walgreens.

Carolina Trace is also close to multiple health care providers, including Central Carolina Hospital, Sanford Medical, Central Harnett Hospital, Pinehurst Medical Clinic, FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, and FastMed Urgent Care.

When homeowners are looking for entertainment in the area, they can travel along Highway 87 which connects to several restaurants, bars, and shops. There are also a variety of attractions in the area, including North Carolina Zoo, Fayetteville Rose Garden, Temple Theatre, Carolina Premium Outlets, and Spring Lane Cinemas.

Nature lovers who want to get outside have plenty of options to explore in the area. There are multiple greenspaces and parks to choose from, including Raven Rock State Park, San-Lee Park, Jordan Lake State Recreation Area, Anderson Creek Park, Lower Haw River State Natural Area, and Harris Lake County Park.

Golfers can also find multiple courses to tee off at, including Sanford Golf Course, Tobacco Road Golf Club, Quail Ridge Golf Course, Carolina Lakes Golf Course, and Whispering Pines Golf Club.

Those who want to visit nearby metropolitan areas are in luck, as they can drive 40 minutes to Fayetteville and 45 minutes to the Raleigh-Durham area, providing easy access to everything these cities have to offer. For longer trips, Raleigh-Durham International Airport is 50 minutes away.

Available Models & Floor Plans

Attached Homes

Price RangeMid $200s

The attached homes of Carolina Trace range from 1,316 to 2,313 square feet. These homes have three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and attached one- to two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Attached Model1316 - 2313321 - 2

Golf East

Price RangeHigh $200s

The single-family homes of the Golf East neighborhood range from 1,000 to 2,700 square feet. These homes have two to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Golf East Model1000 - 27002 - 42 - 32

Southwind

Price RangeMid $100s - High $200s

The single-family homes of the Southwind neighborhood range from 1,000 to 2,700 square feet. These homes have two to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Southwind Model1000 - 27002 - 42 - 32

Harbor Creek

Price RangeMid $100s

The single-family homes of the Harbor Creek neighborhood range from 1,034 to 3,036 square feet. These homes have one to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Harbor Creek Model1034 - 30361 - 42 - 32

Laurel Thicket I

Price RangeMid $200s

The single-family homes of the Laurel Thicket I neighborhood range from 1,050 to 2,356 square feet. These homes have two to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Laurel Thicket Model1050 - 23562 - 42 - 32

Mallard Cove

Price RangeHigh $100s - Mid $300s

The single-family homes of the Mallard Cove neighborhood range from 1,193 to 3,250 square feet. These homes have two to four bedrooms, two to five bathrooms, and attached one- to two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Mallard Cove Model1193 - 32502 - 42 - 51 - 2

Laurel Thicket III

Price RangeLow $200s

The single-family homes of the Laurel Thicket III neighborhood range from 1,208 to 3,398 square feet. These homes have two to four bedrooms, two to four bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Laurel Thicket III Model1208 - 33982 - 42 - 42

Woodfield North

Price RangeMid $200s

The single-family homes of the Woodfield North neighborhood range from 1,274 to 2,115 square feet. These homes have two to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Woodfield North Model1274 - 21152 - 42 - 32

Lakewood

Price RangeMid $200s

Lakewood offers single-family homes ranging from 1,275 to 2,119 square feet. These homes have three to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Lakewood Model1275 - 21193 - 42 - 32

Sedgemoor

Price RangeMid $200s

Sedgemoor offers single-family homes ranging from 1,342 to 2,649 square feet. These homes have three to three bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Segdemoor Model1342 - 26492 - 32 - 32

Golf North

Price RangeHigh $100s

Golf North offers single-family homes ranging from 1,500 to 3,170 square feet. These homes have three to four bedrooms, two to four bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Golf North Model1500 - 31703 - 42 - 42

Laurel Thicket II

Price RangeLow $200s

The single-family homes of the Laurel Thicket II neighborhood range from 1,534 to 2,356 square feet. These homes have two to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Laurel Thicket II Model1534 - 23562 - 42 - 32

Woodmere-Trentwood

Price RangeMid $200s

The single-family homes of the Woodmere-Trentwood neighborhood range from 1,615 to 2,980 square feet. These homes have three to five bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Woodmere-Trentwood Model1615 - 29803 - 52 - 32

Highland Woods

Price RangeLow $200s

Highland Woods offers single-family homes ranging from 1,638 to 2,350 square feet. These homes have three to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Highland Woods Model1638 - 23503 - 42 - 32

South Landing

Price RangeHigh $200s - High $500s

South Landing offers single-family homes ranging from 1,707 to 4,398 square feet. These homes have three to five bedrooms, two to four bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard South Landing Model1707 - 43983 - 52 - 42

North Shore

Price RangeHigh $200s

North Shore offers single-family homes ranging from 1,852 to 5,957 square feet. These homes have three to six bedrooms, two to six bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Lakeview Model1852 - 59573 - 62 - 62

Hidden Lake

Price RangeMid $200s

Hidden Lake offers single-family homes ranging from 2,035 to 4,101 square feet. These homes have three to five bedrooms, two to four bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Hidden Lake Model2035 - 41013 - 52 - 42

Golf West

Price RangeMid $400s

Golf West offers single-family homes ranging from 2,035 to 4,101 square feet. These homes have two to four bedrooms, two to four bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Golf West Model2105 - 44802 - 42 - 42

Carolina Trace Amenities

Residents of Carolina Trace may purchase access to the following Carolina Trace Country Club amenities:

  • Clubhouse
  • Multipurpose Room
  • Fire Pit
  • Ballroom
  • Lounge
  • Dining
  • Bar
  • Golf Shop
  • Fitness Center
  • Yoga Studio
  • Locker Rooms
  • Outdoor Pools
  • Outdoor Patios
  • Veranda
  • 2 18-Hole Golf Courses
  • Tennis Courts
  • Driving Range
  • Scenic Lake

Carolina Trace Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

There are plenty of activities available in Carolina Trace. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Yoga

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