Directions

From Raleigh and points East on I40

  • I40 West to Exit 261 (old 86, the exit sign just says Hillsborough)
  • Turn Right at end of ramp onto Old 86 towards downtown, historic Hillsborough
  • Go 1.6 miles and turn Left onto Mayo Street (you will pass under I85)
  • Go .3 miles and turn Left onto Orange Grove
  • Go .1 miles and turn Right onto Eno Mountain Road
  • Go .8 miles and turn Left onto Dimmocks Mill Road
  • Go .9 miles and turn Left onto Dimmocks Mill Road (that’s right, you turn left to stay on the same road. If you go straight you end up on Ben Johnson Road and need to turn around)
  • Go .4 miles and turn left at the Coon Rock Farm Sign.
  • Come down the drive and you will pass by the pond and will see the barn on your left and the house directly in front of you.

From Greensboro and points west on I40/I85

  • I40 East to Exit 161. Turn Left at the end of the ramp, cross back under I40 and then turn right again almost immediately after the I40 on-ramp onto Ben Johnson Road. You go a couple of miles and then turn Right onto Dimmocks Mill.
  • Go .4 miles and turn left at the Coon Rock Farm Sign.
  • Come down the drive and you will pass by the pond and will see the barn on your left and the house directly in front of you.

From Durham on I85

  • Take I85 South to exit 164 (old 86).
  • Turn Right at end of ramp onto Old 86 towards downtown, historic Hillsborough
  • Go .2 miles and turn Left onto Mayo Street (you will pass under I85)
  • Go .3 miles and turn Left onto Orange Grove
  • Go .1 miles and turn Right onto Eno Mountain Road
  • Go .8 miles and turn Left onto Dimmocks Mill Road
  • Go .9 miles and turn Left onto Dimmocks Mill Road (that’s right, you turn left to stay on the same road. If you go straight you end up on Ben Johnson Road and need to turn around)
  • Go .4 miles and turn left at the Coon Rock Farm Sign.
  • Come down the drive and you will pass by the pond and will see the barn on your left and the house directly in front of you.

If using a GPS, the best address to use is 1101 Dimmocks Mill Road, Hillsborough, NC 27278.

The fastest route from Raleigh is to take I40 to Durham Freeway (147) to I85 South and then follow the “From Durham” directions above.


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