Ballantyne Country Club Neighborhood in South Charlotte, NC
Ballantyne Country Club in South Charlotte is one of Charlotte’s most sought-after luxury neighborhoods! Developed in 1996, this beautiful neighborhood boasts awesome country club amenities, large custom homes, exquisitely landscaped lots, top-rated public schools, and a convenient location close to fine and casual dining, shopping, entertainment and sporting activities. Ballantyne Country Club is luxury living at its finest!
Ballantyne Country Club Homes
In BCC, you’ll find a wide variety of homes, ranging from mid-scale to very large, custom estate homes. The neighborhood is situated around the 18-hole Rees Jones golf course, so there are plenty of golf course lots as well as homes overlooking beautiful ponds. Exterior finishes run the gamut from full brick to stone to hard stucco, and the architectural styles are quite varied.
Looking for a South Charlotte basement home? Ballantyne Country Club has some homes with spectacular full basements that are finished as nicely as the above-grade portion of the home! These homes are highly sought-after, so they tend to sell relatively quickly! Many homes in BCC have gorgeous outdoor living spaces with resort-style pools, outdoor kitchens, spas, water features, decks and porches.
Ballantyne Country Club homes for sale range in price from $500,000 to $3 million and beyond! Most homes have at least 4 bedrooms, and many have six or more! You’ll find fine finishes on the interior – exactly what you would expect of a luxury country club community. HOA fees for the neighborhood are $570, semi-annually. These HOA fees do NOT cover membership/dues for the country club – those fees are separate!
In 2013, the average sales price was $780,000, with home values beginning to rise again after the market crash. This South Charlotte neighborhood is definitely on the rebound! Here is my real estate market report for Ballantyne Country Club for 2013.
What’s going on at Ballantyne Country Club?
In a word….LOTS! Ballantyne Country Club offers a wide variety of activities for people of all ages! Here’s a closer look at what you can expect at Ballantyne Country Club
18 Hole Golf
Course - The beautiful par 72 golf course was
designed by Rees Jones, and it is for players of all levels.
With Bermuda Grass fairways and Bent Grass Greens, there are
5 tee boxes: black – 7,034 yards, gold – 6,711, blue – 6,455,
white – 6,243, and Jones – 5,728. The juniors tee boxes play
at 5,222, and the women’s red tees play at 4,855
BCC enjoys a very active golf membership, with programs, competitive play and clinics/lessons for men, ladies and juniors (Junior Golf Academy). There are a whole host of golf events to enjoy throughout the year (one of the reasons we love our Charlotte temperature!)
To hone your golf skills, you can practice at the 20 station driving range, 2 putting greens and short game practice area with 2 sand traps. There are 4 golf professionals at BCC, including head golf pro Matt Saggio and Director of Instruction Randy Joyner. Come and check out the 750 SF pro shop with a wide assortment of equipment and clothing to suit every player.
Ballantyne Country Club offers 7 lighted tennis courts for the membership (5 are clay, 2 are hard court), plus 2 more available tennis courts available at neighboring Highgrove. The full-service tennis pro shop serves all your tennis needs, and the tennis pros offers lessons and clinics for all skill levels, for men, women and juniors.
Whether you’re a social or competitive tennis player, there is something for you! BCC players participate in USTA, Queen City Tennis League, Interclub and Junior USTA.
Pools and Aquatic Activities
Ballantyne Country Club has 4 pools for your swimming pleasure, including a play puddle, slide pool, wading pool, and 6 lane competition pool. Kids, ready to strut your stuff? Join the competitive and fun Ballantyne Barracudas summer swim team, which participates in the Greater Charlotte Swim League (ages 5-18). This is a great way to meet your neighbors and have a great time in the summer. Swim lessons are offered for swimmers of all levels, and there are tons of activities/events in which to participate throughout the year.
Family Activities Center
The full-time Ballantyne Activities Center staff caters to youngsters aged 2.5 and up (must be potty-trained!), and offers golf, tennis, swim, art, camps, and monthly/seasonal activities throughout the year. The Kids Club is a complimentary program for kids ages 5-12, offering activities and outings.
Stay in shape 24/7 at the Ballantyne Country Club Fitness Center! Featuring Cybex strength equipment and new cardio equipment, there’s something for everything. If you enjoy fitness classes, BCC offers a wide variety: Pilates, yoga, body stretch, cardio interval, Zumba, core essentials, etc.
The 45,000 SF clubhouse at Ballantyne Country Club is a sight to behold! There are meeting/reception rooms to meet your every need, including wedding receptions, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, corporate meetings, private parties, etc. You’ll enjoy breathtaking views of the lush Event Lawn and other vistas. Enjoy fine and casual dining throughout the year!
Please contact BCC Membership Director Chelsea Wilde for up-to-date and accurate membership information and special offers. Chelsea can be reached by phone at 704-714-3265, or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
As of this writing, Ballantyne Country Club offers both equity refundable and equity non-refundable memberships. Residency in the Ballantyne Country Club neighborhood is not required. There are several levels of membership available: Full Golf, Sports Golf, Swim/Tennis, and Swim Social. BCC also offers a corporate golf membership. Call membership director Chelsea Wilde to decide which membership is right for you!
Ballantyne Country Club Lifestyle
In addition to enjoying luxury country club living, people who live in Ballantyne Country Club have easy access to everything that today’s active Charlotteans seek: fine and casual dining, shopping, entertainment, and sports and recreation.
What’s for lunch or dinner? In and around Ballantyne Village, you’ll find a wide variety of dining choices, from fine to casual fare: Villa Antonio, Burger 21, Blue Taj, D’Vine Wine Cafe, Jade Asian Fusion, Mellow Mushroom, Moe’s Southwest Grill, Panera Bread, Rush Espresso, Terrace Cafe of Ballantyne, Fox and Hound Sports Bar, JJ’s Red Hots, Libretto’s Pizzeria, McAllister’s Deli, Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar, Zapatas Cantina, Vine American Kitchen, Pei Wei Diner, Bahn Thai, Akropolis Kafe, Tsuki Japanese Steakhouse, and many more!
Need to shop for yourself or pick up a gift? In addition to Harris Teeter Grocery Store at Ballantyne Village East, the Village offers boutique shopping, salons and spas, jewelry, stationery, cigars, gifts and much more. Charlotte’s destination shopping mall, Southpark Mall, is just 20 minutes away, and Carolina Place Mall is within a 10-15 minute drive. Also, you’ll love discovering the new Blakeney Shopping Center, as well as Stonecrest Shopping Center, both within 10 minutes. Sam’s Club in Pineville is the closest warehouse store, a 10 minute drive, and the nearest Costco is in Matthews, a 20 minute drive.
What’s there to do in Ballantyne? Plenty! Check out the Regal Ballantyne Village Theatre, where you can watch movies stadium style and enjoy beer and wine with your movie. The YMCA at Ballantyne Village offers fitness and recreation, as well as several gyms and workout facilities nearby: Get in Shape for Women, LA Fitness, and Fitness Connection. Of course there’s plenty of golf around – check out the Golf Club at Ballantyne Resort, or Charlotte Golf Links. If you want to truly pamper yourself, make a reservation at the Ballantyne Resort Hotel and Lodge and enjoy world-class spa treatment.
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Ballantyne Country Club Schools
Families with children are always interested in great schools, and Ballantyne Country Club is zoned for some of Charlotte’s top-rated public schools. Ardrey Kell High School, which opened less than 8 years ago, is already at the top of the list of public high schools. Great schools are always a factor in maintaining strong property values. You can read more about the public schools zoned for Ballantyne Country Club below:
Ballantyne Country Club Real Estate Market Expert
Buying or selling real estate in South Charlotte NC is really about lifestyle choices – finding the best neighborhood, home, school, and location to fit your family’s lifestyle. That’s why it’s important to partner with a Realtor® who will really listen to your needs and goals and who will work tirelessly until your transaction is completed to your satisfaction! Whether you are thinking about selling your Ballantyne Country Club home, or would like to buy a home in Ballantyne Country Club, I look forward to showing you why I’m not your ordinary Realtor! I use cutting-edge technology to market my listings and to attract home buyers who want that Ballantyne Country Club lifestyle!
Let me put my knowledge and experience to work for YOU! For more information on how I can best serve you, please fill out the online contact form or call, text, or email me.Melissa Brown, ABR, SFR Savvy + Company Real Estate 704-654-9700 Melissa@MelissaBrownHomes.com