Grab a piece of the Carolina countryside in Boiling Spring Lakes. An inland community in Brunswick County, Boiling Spring Lakes is a town constructed around a simple principle—provide the average family with the opportunity to enjoy North Carolina's natural beauty. Life in town remains quaint, centered around family-friendly recreation. Needless to say, it’s a beautiful place to call home. Start shopping for Boiling Spring Lakes homes for sale.
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Boiling Spring Lakes was developed as a town for all American families, and today that principle remains true. The city offers a collection of single family homes and vacation homes reflecting the home affordability and its proximity to Brunswick County's shore communities. While homes of all sizes are available, medium to large family homes are most common, with more than 80 percent of home featuring three or more bedrooms.
Boiling Spring Lakes gained its unique moniker in the 1960s as developers exploring the countryside discovered a gurgling spring in a ravine. Upon discovering the spring, the real estate developers attempted to create a centerpiece, building a decorative wall around the spring. Determined not to be contained, the spring busted from its walls and continues to boil away today.
The developers, led by Drayton Hastie, continued to build a town with its environmental splendor in mind. Hastie and other developers wanted to make homes affordable for every American family, while preserving the beautiful landscape. Boiling Spring Lakes was officially incorporated in 1961.
In addition to its boiling spring, Boiling Spring Lakes features 50 natural and man-made lakes. The town's crowning jewel is its largest lake, the 275-acre Big Lake. With so much to offer, it’s no wonder outdoor, family recreation is the most popular thing to do in Boiling Spring Lakes. On the Big Lake, you can go boating, fishing, kayaking and canoeing. The town features five swimming beaches, including a spot along the Big Lake. Learn more about events and activities at Boiling Spring Lakes.
Discover the natural beauty and family-friendly atmosphere of Boiling Spring Lakes, an inland community near the southern North Carolina coast. Contact Margaret Rudd & Associates today to begin your home search. A Brunswick County, market leader for more than 30 years, we specialize in helping you discover the county's unique communities.