Dunn

Build Your Dream Home in Dunn

Located off I-95 in the heart of Harnett County, Dunn, NC is a small town filled with big possibilities. Here, you’ll find scenic parks and trails alongside bustling modern businesses, and beautiful new homes intermingling with important historic landmarks. Conveniently located between Raleigh and Fayetteville, Dunn is a popular community for commuters—particularly households that commute in both directions!

Dunn is also popular for its plethora of new homes and communities. This long-time country town has seen a lot of new development in recent years, which means new construction buyers have a lot of options. Considering buying or building new? Contact Weaver Homes today to learn more.

Spotlights of Dunn

Dunn History Museum

Step back through time at the Dunn History Museum and explore historical exhibits and historic artifacts of Dunn's past. You can also visit the Averasboro Civil War Battlefield and Museum and the General William C. Lee Airborne Museum.

Harnett Regional Theatre

The Harnett Regional Theatre provides opportunities for local Harnett County residents to get involved in theatre and the arts. From workshops to full-production plays, the Theatre has something for everyone.

Dunn-Erwin Rail Trail

Once a busy railway corridor, the Dunn-Erwin Rail Trail has since been transformed into a 5-mile nature trail ideal for walking, biking, and strolling. There are trailheads in Downtown Dunn and Downtown Erwin.

Dunn Attractions

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Shopping & dining

Head to Downtown Dunn to explore a variety of local shops and restaurants. Discover new-to-you treasures at one of Dunn’s thrift or antique stores, or buy brand-new at a local boutique. You can also enjoy delicious home-cooked meals at a favorite local eatery. For conveniences, Dunn is also home to larger retailers and chain restaurants.

Outdoor recreation

Get outside and explore the North Carolina countryside in Dunn! The town is home to a number of outstanding parks and outdoor areas, where you’ll find sports fields and courts, nature trails and walking paths, picnic areas, and more. The nearby Cape Fear River offers outstanding opportunities for boating, fishing, and paddling along the Cape Fear Canoe Trail.

Public schools

Students in Dunn are served by Harnett County Public Schools, which educates over 20,000 students across 28 schools. Dunn students may attend schools such as Harnett Primary, Wayne Avenue Elementary, and Dunn Middle School, all of which are located in Dunn. Triton High School in nearby Erwin serves Dunn high school students.

Build a New Home in Dunn

Are you thinking about buying a brand-new home or custom-building a home from the ground up? We’d love to be your builders! Weaver Homes has a 40+ year history of success with both spec and custom-built homes. If you’re ready to buy, we’re ready to build!