Farrington, North Carolina

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Farrington, North Carolina
Unincorporated community
Farrington, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Farrington, North Carolina
Farrington, North Carolina is located in the US
Farrington, North Carolina
Location of Farrington in North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°48′08″N 79°00′50″W / 35.80222°N 79.01389°W / 35.80222; -79.01389Coordinates: 35°48′08″N 79°00′50″W / 35.80222°N 79.01389°W / 35.80222; -79.01389
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Chatham
Elevation[1] 233 ft (71 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EST (UTC-4)
ZIP code 27312
Area code(s) 919
GNIS feature ID 985012[1]

Farrington is an unincorporated community in Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. It is now part of the Fearrington Village census-designated place.

There are three sites in Farrington listed on the National Register of Historic Places: John A. Mason House, O'Kelly's Chapel, and Joseph B. Stone House.[2]

Geography[edit]

Farrington is located at 35°48′07″N 79°00′50″W / 35.80194°N 79.01389°W / 35.80194; -79.01389 (35.8018148 -79.0138990)[1] about 8 miles (12.9 km) southeast of Chapel Hill on Farrington Point Road. It is to the north of Jordan Lake, a surrounding placemark.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Farrington, North Carolina. Retrieved on 2008-03-01.
  2. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.