New Update For Portofino In Clayton.
The newest phase of development is now under way in this one of a kind subdivision. In this new phase there will be custom homes built by local custom builders along with semi custom homes. The homes will start in the mid $300,000’s and up. There will be homes for sale on nice large lots but the best lots will go first, so don’t hesitate if you are thinking of buying a home in Portofino in Clayton. There are resale opportunities in the established sections and a small number of lots are still available.
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Equestrian Neighborhood In Clayton, NC
Portofino is a wonderful community in Clayton,North Carolina. It is a 400 plus acre property with fewer than usual home sites, quite remarkable in todays world of development. There are miles and miles of walking trails that wander through the different communities, through the woods and to the Neuse River. There is a magnificent salt water beach entry pool and an Italian styled Piazza and Clubhouse for the lucky residents who call Portofino home. The trails can be used for walking or mountain biking, horseback riding or golf cart driving. They are about six miles long and are a great escape as you wander down to the river where the plan is to have a Kayak launch site.
Communities Of Portofino
There are three neighborhoods in Portofino, Churchill where homes start in the low $300’s, Belmont where the homes start in the high $300’s and Saratoga, which is where the larger lots are and homes begin at around $500,000. Lots range in size from a half an acre up to 5 acres, the lots are a mixture of heavily wooded, lightly wooded and cleared. There are a number of basement lots available. Most lots will have a creek or a trail of a wooded buffer allowing for plenty of privacy.
Custom Builder Team
There is a team of award winning custom builders who are capable of building a home to suite your every need. Choose from your own plan or use one of their designs. The builder team which changes over time includes Kirkwood Builders, Royalty Homes, Jarman Homes and Royal Oaks.
Portofino while having a Clayton mailing address is actually outside the town and so the taxes are lower as residents only pay Johnston County tax. The community is serviced with natural gas, electric, county water and septic.
The town of Clayton is a five minute drive and is now home to new restaurants, bars and speciality stores plus an award winning craft brewery. The town hosts a number of festivals and concerts throughout the year as well as a farmers market in the spring and summer. More shopping and entertainment is a short drive in either direction to Garner and the White Oak Shopping Center or east to Smithfield/Selma to the outlets.
The neighborhood is located a short twenty five minute drive from downtown Raleigh, home to many great restaurants, museums, concert halls and is fast becoming a destination city. Nearby there are also some of the finest hospitals in the country, Duke, Chapel Hill, Wake-Med and right in Clayton is the new Johnston Health full service hospital. Raleigh- Durham International Airport is about a 45 minute drive as is Research Triangle Park, home to over 500 companies. Clayton is growing an industrial base with Novo Nordisk and Grifols both expanding their operations not far from the neighborhood. Portofino is in a fast growing area of Johnston County and is just across HWY 42 East from the new Harris Teeter Shopping Center.
Schools For The Neighborhood
School students using Johnston County Schools are currently enrolled in River Dell Elementary, Archer Lodge Middle and Corinth Holders High School. Johnston County Schools are on a traditional school calendar at this time, but this could change at any time as could the school assigned to this and all neighborhoods. If the schools are important to you make sure you check with the school system.
If you would like more information about the homes for sale in Portofino Equestrian Community in Clayton or would like to know more about the lifestyle of living there, call David at (919) 601-2268 or email email@example.com