Nestled north of Chattanooga, Dunlap real estate will put your family within the beauty of Sequatchie County and its panoramic landscapes. Considered part of the metropolitan area of the city, its history spans from coal mining to the Cherokee to the pioneer spirit. Antique and gift shops are part of the downtown area, and recreation, good schools, and fine healthcare are part of today’s Dunlap. Located close to Highway 127 and with access to a rail system, easy commuting and fun in Chattanooga are promised to residents.
Dunlap real estate includes single family homes, some on acreage with majestic views of the countryside. Spacious and featuring a classic front porch, homes may include guest houses or workshop spaces as well. Ranch style properties are popular as well as older homes, dating from the 1930s, within the city. Town homes, featuring new construction, garages and a convenient location, can be found in neighborhoods such as New Hope Senior Village. Rental homes are sometimes available as well. Affordable pricing, tranquility and views make Dunlap real estate and the Sequatchie Valley a great place to be. Wooded lots and those with views are the perfect place for one to build his dream home in a quiet setting.
Dunlap is part of the Sequatchie County School System and includes the Griffith Elementary School, Sequatchie County Middle School and Sequatchie County High School. Highly rated private schools include the Sequatchie Valley Preparatory Academy and Dunlap SDA School.
Enjoy Valley Fest, an annual event of music, food and arts and crafts as well as fun activities for children; a run and walk and car show are also part of the event. Residents enjoy the proximity of the Tennessee River, where fishing, boating and Chickamauga Lake are found. The Dunlap Coke Ovens Park and Museum includes historic coal mining memorabilia and artifacts. Additionally, active recreation in Dunlap receives a boost from a hang gliding community, the Tennessee Tree Toppers.
Businesses include a Walmart and many smaller businesses located close to Rankin Avenue. Shops and restaurants are also found in the downtown area.