Wakefield – Wake ForestView Listings
Looking for an up-scale neighborhood with that down to earth, neighborly vibe? Well look no further than the lovely Wakefield Plantation, a Tournament Players Club golf community.
Majestic Oak trees provide a back-drop for the lavish properties that stretch across Wakefield Plantation. This community is located just off of Falls of Neuse Road, about 4 miles North of the I-540 intersection. Prices range from the mid-200’s to well over a million dollars. If you’re looking for outdoor activities, Falls Lake is located just west of here, where you may commonly see neighbors out on their boats, fishing along the shores or taking advantage of the new biking park along the Eastern shore. If you head south you can find yourself in downtown Raleigh, or at PNC arena just off of NC State’s campus, in a brief 30 minute drive. PNC arena is not only home to the Wolfpack, it also hosts the NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes and is a popular concert & entertainment venue.
Close by you will find grocery & home improvement stores as well as a vast selection of fine to casual restaurants. Wakefield is also conveniently located near Wake Forest and it’s thriving downtown which boasts a high walkscore. This community is filled with Southern charm and has something to do for everyone in the family.
Golf is king here. Wakefield is home to the 18 hole TPC Golf Course, where the REX Hospital Open Tour event is held. This course is a sister of the other (9) McConnell Golf Courses. Members of one are members of all, and these renowned courses spread throughout North & South Carolina. This country club offers fine and casual dining and is an excellent destination for any special occasion.
With new tennis facilities, swimming pools, fitness centers and a newly renovated clubhouse, Wakefield Plantation also has something for those who may not consider themselves the ‘golfing types’. Youth are encourages to join the Wakefield Swim team and enjoy their summers in the pool. With a full-time Activities Director, Wakefield Plantation has outings for children or parents. Adults can take in live music, comedy nights, trivia nights, or wine dinners while they rest comfortably knowing their kids are entertained under the supervision of a trusted director and councilors.