Flowers Plantation in Clayton
Flowers Plantation in Clayton is one of the fastest growing communities in Johnston County, North Carolina and is destined to get even more popular with the new Harris Teeter supermarket opening next Fall.
Flowers Plantation is a 3000 acre property that is all owned by one developer, it is a mixture of residential neighborhoods, commercial and retail space, schools and open space. There is a home for every budget in Flowers with everything from townhomes to executive mansions. The neighborhoods are essentially divided by price and size of the homes. North Farm has homes from the mid $130,000’s, Mill Creek West has homes starting in the $200,000’s Pineville East has larger homes from the mid $200,000’s while Pineville West also has larger homes on wooded lots starting around the high $300,000’s. The choice doesn’t stop at price or size either, there are different builders to choose from. Choose either a custom home builder like Steve Corker who will build you your dream custom home on your lot anywhere from $250,000 on up or a National builder like Lennar or MI homes who are building homes from the $180,000’s
The spectacular Pineville Club is on the property off Hwy 42 East and is a state of the art fitness center along with the community pool, tennis and basketball courts, indoor pool and soccer fields. There are numerous classes offered and a vibrant swim team.
Flowers Plantation is in a part of Johnston County that has seen steady growth over the years and is poised to come out of the recession in a good position with a lot of relocating buyers from up north and west settling here for the combination of affordability of quality custom built homes, good schools and a nice climate. While not in the city limits of Clayton this area around Flowers Plantation is considered by many to be the more appealing due to the foresight of developers and fewer landowners thus preserving the integrity of the area. The zip code 27527 was named #10 in the country by Business Week Magazine in 2010 for having the best schools with the most affordable housing.
Flowers Plantation is a short drive to Raleigh and is home to many folks who commute to Research Triangle Park every day. It is about forty five minutes to Raleigh Durham International Airport and a nice two hour drive to Carolina Beach. Harris Teeter have started construction on their first Johnston County store in Flowers which gives residents the option of walking to the supermarket. It is across from Percy Flowers Store and it is sure to bring a lot more folks to the area.