CHARLOTTE, November 14, 2016 – Del Webb, the nation’s leading brand for active adult communities, unveiled its plans for the amenity center, which will be the recreational and social hub at Carolina Orchards in Fort Mill, South Carolina. Construction is already underway with completion slated for Summer 2017.
From book clubs and educational seminars to day trips and volunteer work, the residents at Carolina Orchards, have already been abuzz with activity. Now, they can look forward to all the components of their busy lifestyles being housed in the one-of-a-kind amenity center.
“We are so excited about the upcoming completion of the clubhouse,” says Jon Cherry, division president for Del Webb in Charlotte “In just a few short months, our residents already have ongoing clubs and activities that will be headquartered here -- and I’m sure our list of clubs will grow even longer, with something to suit everyone’s interests. With all of its amenities, the clubhouse will be a fantastic gathering place.”
The offerings at Carolina Orchards will include many of the resort-style amenities Del Webb communities are known for across America:
- A fully staffed, state-of-the-art recreation and fitness center
- Indoor and outdoor swimming pools
- Pickleball and and tennis courts
- Outdoor pavilion
- Garden plots
- Dog park
- Outdoor kitchen area
- Extensive community walking trails and nature areas
- State of the art computer classroom for life-long learning
- Extensive health and fitness programming, such as yoga, pilates and Zumba
- Social clubs, countless community activities
“With 50 years of experience serving this demographic, we have seen the notion of retirement really change,” said Cherry. “Today, baby boomers are embarking on a new chapter of their lives filled with new pursuits. And, Del Webb has made adjustments to address the social, physical, emotional and intellectual needs of this generation with this amenity center, including adding more technology for classroom learning and multi-purpose rooms to focus more on health and wellness.”
About Carolina Orchards
Nestled on 325 acres about 10 miles from Charlotte, Carolina Orchards is an active adult community for those aged 55 and older. The community features 729 single-family, one-story homes ranging from 1,234-2,500+ square-feet and are priced from the $250s.
Carolina Orchards is located just off I-77 and Gold Hill Road/Springfield Parkway in the historic Town of Fort Mill, just 12 miles south of Uptown Charlotte, and three miles south of the North Carolina state line. The community is easily accessible to South Charlotte amenities and employment centers, the airport, and an existing Carolina healthcare Medical Center. Carolina Orchards is also within walking distance of the Springfield Golf Club and the Anne Springs Close Greenway and Recreation Complexes.
Shopping and neighborhood service centers are plentiful in the Fort Mill area and most can be reached in a 5-10 minute drive from the community. Just a short drive from the community is a new retail and office center, Springfield Town Center, which features an upscale Harris Teeter supermarket and expansion plans to include a drugstore and additional retail components.
For more information, call toll free at 866.214.9125 or visit www.delwebb.com/CarolinaOrchards.
About Del Webb
Del Webb is a national brand of PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM). Del Webb is the pioneer in active adult communities and America’s leading builder of new homes targeted to pre-retirement and retiring boomers. Del Webb builds consumer inspired homes and communities for active adults ages 55+ who want to continue to explore, grow and learn, socially, physically and intellectually as they look forward to retirement. For more information on Del Webb, visit www.delwebb.com.