Flowers Plantation Homes for Sale | Clayton, NC Real Estate
Flowers Plantation is a master planned development just outside Clayton in North Carolina. There are typically homes for sale in Flowers Plantation in a variety of home styles, price range and condition. There are homes that will appeal to first time home buyers, growing families and empty nesters and home buyers looking for custom built luxury homes.The well maintained community is comprised of different neighborhoods with homes for sale in Flowers Plantation starting in the $300,000’s and going up to and above $800,000. Some of the neighborhoods in are gated such as The Nine, Pineville West, Pineville East and Chatham.
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Flowers Plantation, Clayton, NC
As you travel around the development, you will notice that many homes in the more established areas have mature trees, privacy shrubs and landscaping, a plus for some buyers. There are a number of active adult neighborhoods in such as Forge Creek, Evergreen, Longleaf and while these are targeted towards the 55 plus/ Active Adult home buyer they are not age restricted. At this point the homes for sale in these neighborhoods will be resales as new construction is finished. These neighborhoods are mostly made up of ranch style homes with first floor living on small lots with yard maintenance typically included in the HOA dues. Each section is different so be sure and find out what is included in the HOA dues you'll be paying.
New Construction Homes For Sale
Single family new construction homes for sale in can be found (at time of writing) in Bedford, Copper Ridge, Whitley Corner, Forrest and Forge Creek. Resale homes can be found in Trillium, Peachtree, South Quarter, The Meadows, River Dell East. Homes range in size from approximately 1700 square feet to 5800 square feet with three, four, five and sometimes six bedrooms. Many different styles and finishes, single story and two story, first floor owners suite or all bedrooms upstairs.
There are a number of national and regional builders currently building homes in the development, True Homes, one of the areas most popular builders are building townhomes in The Crossings starting in the mid $300,000's and single family homes in Copper Ridge (see photo) starting in the mid to high $300,000's. Meritage Homes has some homes for sale in the Forrest neighborhood starting in the high $300,000's. Contact broker David O'Doherty to help you with finding and buying the right home and if you need a local mortgage broker to obtain financing.
Restaurants and Shopping in Flowers Crossroads
Flowers Crossroads is the retail and commercial center which is anchored by a Harris Teeter supermarket and CVS drug store along with specialty stores and restaurants such as Don Beto's Tacos & Tequila, Hwy 42 Cafe and Hershey's Ice Cream & coffee shop. On the other side of HWY 42 The Market at Flowers Plantation has a Publix supermarket and specialty retail stores such as a UPS Store, Great Clips, Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming. There are a number of fast food options and more retail stores are planned. UNC Primary Care and Flowers Crossroads Dental are located in this center.Throughout the year there are usually a number of events, concerts, movies scheduled.
If you are a resident you can leave the car behind as this is a golf cart friendly development with plenty of street speed bumps to slow traffic along with miles of sidewalks and walking trails. The walking trails extend from the Food Lion on Hwy 42 along Neuse River Parkway parts of South Murphrey Road and along parts of Buffalo Rd and Jordan Narron Road. Aside from the convenience of being able to walk to stores, the sidewalks encourage folks to get out and get their steps in and you'll see plenty doing that.
The East Triangle YMCA is now running the fitness center and offer a number of classes for adults , cardio, yoga, cycle. There is a large outdoor swimming pool which is open during the summer, exercise equipment, strength training and sauna. Basketball and tennis courts are on the property and soccer fields are planned. They also provide youth sports, camps, kid zone care and parents night out!
Community Schools Nearby
Johnston County Schools have a number of schools nearby , East Clayton Elementary, River Dell Elementary, Thanksgiving Elementary, Archer Lodge and Riverwood Middle, Corinth Holders High School. Thales Academy is opening a K-7 grade facility scheduled for August 2022. Johnston County Schools assign students to schools using boundary maps which can be found here
Living in Flowers Plantation, Clayton, North Carolina
Located about thirty minutes from downtown Raleigh (off peak times) ten minutes from Clayton and twenty minutes from Smithfield. Raleigh Durham International Airport is about a 45 minute drive. The beautiful beaches of North Carolina are a little over 2 hours away while the Appalachian Mountains are about three and a half hours drive. The world famous Outer Banks offer a wealth of small towns, beaches and plenty of opportunity for exploring or relaxing. Likewise head west to the mountains and you'll find wineries, breweries, local farm tours and small towns filled with history and charm.
There are multiple golf courses within a short drive and even more if you're willing to travel. There are numerous State Parks all within an hours drive. For the boating enthusiast both Falls Lake and Jordan Lake provide boat slips as well as camping and hiking activities, and of course fishing. Closer to home, the Neuse River is five minutes away for fishing and kayaking and Lake Benson in Garner offers trails and fishing... no boating though.
The nearest shopping mall is either Triangle Town Center or Crabtree Valley Mall. In Garner about twenty minutes away is the White Oak Shopping Center, home to Target, Burlington Coat Factory, BJ's and Kohl's. There is also a Cabela's and numerous sit down and fast food restaurants and a movie theater. The Carolina Premium Outlets in Smithfield is home to most of the famous retail brands and is twenty minutes away. In nearly all of the towns in the vicinty you will find locally owned small business's ranging from home decor to locally sourced meats, art work to antiques. Downtown Raleigh is home to many renowned restaurants and bars and has a couple of distinct entertainment districts. There are numerous outdoor festivals held throughout the year. Music and theater venues in Raleigh include the Red Hat Amphitheater, PNC Arena, Meymandi Concert Hall, Duke Energy Center for Performing Arts.
The nearest hospital is 15 minutes away, UNC Johnston at 2138 NC-42 West, Many renowned hospitals are also close by such as Duke University Hospital, UNC Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, WakeMed and UNC Rex Healthcare. The area around the hospital on Hwy 42 is quickly becoming a hub of medical offices, specialists and treatment facilities.
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Who Owns Flowers Plantation
The current owner of Flowers Plantation is Rebecca Flowers, the daughter of Joshua Percy Flowers and Delma Whitley Flowers.
What is being built in Flowers Plantation?
The big question these days from folks who are looking for an accurate and reliable answer to what the latest amenity, restaurant or housing development that will be coming to the neighborhood. The newest openings have been the Taco Bell in the Publix shopping center and also the Auto Zone store.
The Waterfront District at Flowers Plantation has just been announced which is a groundbreaking development for Johnston County. The developers have ambitious plans to build a waterfront urban district which will include retail, restaurants, a hotel and approximately 300 new residents. The Waterfront District will be located along Hwy 42 East and next to the lake along Buffalo Road. Based on the renderings on their website the Waterfront District is reminiscent of the North Hills District in Raleigh, a hugely popular and expanding mix of high end clothing, retail and dining options with hundreds of apartments, condos and townhomes.
How Many Acres Is Flowers Plantation
Flowers Plantation is approximately 3000 acres with a variety of housing options, commercial and retail centers and schools.
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