Neuse Colony is one of the nicest gated communities in the Raleigh area. It is in the growing area near Clayton about twenty five minutes from downtown Raleigh. Neuse Colony is a true gated community where the gates are locked all the time and everyone must use the keypad or call the resident they are visiting.
Homes in Neuse Colony range in price from the low $400,000’s to about the mid $250,000’s and size and features vary considerably. There are brick homes, traditional homes, contemporary homes, colonial homes. Homes with basements in Neuse Colony are available as are private lake front homes.
It is quite common to see residents and their children scoot around Neuse Colony on their golf carts as the roads are privately maintained. It is less common but none the less possible to see residents drive their golf carts across Hwy 42 to go to the supermarket, which by the way is literally right across the street.
Neuse Colony is located outside the town of Clayton in Johnston County therefore you only pay county taxes on property in Neuse Colony. It is a five minute drive to Clayton for shops restaurants, etc. A nice two hour drive will have you at Carolina Beach, Wilmington, Wrightsville. Major medical facilities close by include Duke, Rex, WakeMed. There is a new ER hospital about ten minutes away on Hwy 42 West which is attracting many specialists and outpatient medical facilities.
Looking for an affordable home in a gated community near Raleigh? I would be happy to show you the homes available in Neuse Colony in Clayton, I think you will like what you see.