New Homes Now Selling in Durham Farms Community

April 13th, 2016

Hendersonville, Tenn. — Durham Farms, a new Vital Community™ in Hendersonville, is excited to announce that four builders are now pre-selling homes. The residential community will include more than 1,000 homes set on 472 acres in one of Tennessee’s most desirable locations.

“We are thrilled to partner with some of the top builders in the country to create Durham Farms,” said Suzanne Maddalon, Vice President of Marketing for Freehold Communities, the developer of the community. “Our builders will emphasize quality and value as they help us create a community with authenticity, individuality and lasting character.”

Durham Farms’ distinctive builders include:

  • Celebration Homes
    Designs will feature three to five bedrooms with a focus on flexible main-floor living. Homes range from 2,350 to 3,050 sq. ft., with two- or three-car garages and storage space. Celebration’s unique “wide alley”-style home design allows for a spacious rear yard, with the convenience and aesthetic appeal of the traditional “alley-load” home. Home prices: $379,900 – $414,900.
  • Drees Homes
    Two distinct collections will be offered on 50-ft. and 70-ft. home sites, with a wide range of floor plans and exterior designs. Homes range from approximately 2,000 to 3,500 sq. ft., three to five bedrooms, with three to four baths. Home prices: $305,500 – $345,000 for 50 ft. lots; $428,000 – $482,700 for 70 ft. lots.
  • David Weekley Homes
    Homes will range from 1,950 to 2,600 sq. ft. on 50-ft. home sites and 2,750 to 3,500 sq. ft. on 70-ft. home sites. Each two story home will feature the latest in design and choice — from three to five bedrooms, 2.5 to 4 bathrooms, first- or second-floor owner’s retreat and more. Home prices:  $395,990 – $428,990 for 50 – 70 ft. lots.
  • Lennar
    Homes will range from 1,800 to 2,450 sq. ft., with three to four bedrooms and two to three baths. An array of interior and exterior designer upgrades will be included — granite counter tops, crown molding, professionally-designed kitchens and more. Home prices: $324,990 – $367,990.

Located along Drakes Creek Road in Hendersonville, Durham Farms is scheduled to open mid-2016. The community will offer residents the best of small town Tennessee living, with quiet, tree-lined streets and front porches that bring families together, creating a neighborhood grounded in community engagement and wellbeing.

While thoughtful design and extraordinary amenities cultivate a neighborhood sanctuary within Durham Farms, the property’s unique location offers unparalleled access to the area’s many attractions, including beautiful parks, outstanding public and private schools, exclusive boutiques and restaurants, and an easy commute to downtown Nashville. Outdoor enthusiasts of all ages will delight in the close proximity of Old Hickory Lake, one of Hendersonville’s most magnificent natural treasures.

Generous Amenities

Durham Farms will feature abundant amenities designed to encourage healthy living, including:

  • Nearly three miles of paved trails
  • The Farmhouse — An expansive clubhouse that includes The Hub (a Wi-Fi café), fitness room and outdoor courtyard with personal training and organized fitness classes
  • Resort-style pool with a splash pad for kids
  • Playground
  • Village Green and other large green spaces
  • Intimate neighborhood parks with relaxing bench swings throughout the community
  • Yearlong calendar of events coordinated by on-site Activities Director

More information about this exciting new community can be found at, where visitors can join the Founder’s Club to receive exclusive event invitations and community updates.

About Freehold Communities

Freehold Communities, headquartered in Boston, MA, is currently developing approximately 10,000 residential lots in Texas, Tennessee, North Carolina, Florida, and California. Freehold creates Vital Communities™ that embrace healthy living, engagement, connectivity, stewardship and distinctive home design. As it evaluates opportunities, the company focuses on the right planning, the right properties, and the right partners. Beginning with comprehensive research to gain insight into the unique needs, trends and preferences in the local market, Freehold carefully considers each property to determine how to best maintain its beauty and character to create a Vital Community™ by partnering with quality, creative builders who share Freehold’s philosophy of offering niche solutions and unique, timeless designs.