Cresswind | Active Adult 55+ Communities Near Matthews NC

By Carol Fox | Active Adult 55+ Communities

Sep 17
active adult 55+ communities near Matthews NC

Cresswind | Active Adult 55+ Communities Near Matthews NC

Cresswind Charlotte

One of the newest active adult 55+ communities near Matthews NC, Cresswind is a short 15 minute drive to the heart of this historic town.  The homes are detached single family homes on small lots targeted to appeal to seniors, retirees and baby boomers.  The Club at Cresswind will provide amenities and activities for the 55+ lifestyle.

Both nearby Mint Hill and Matthews offer small town living for Cresswind residents.  Click to learn about other active adult 55+ communities near Matthews NC.

Cresswind Community Amenities

Resort-style amenities at The Club at Cresswind will offer activities for a variety of interests.  The Club will have indoor and outdoor pools, a full fitness center, and a clubhouse for social activities.  Outside, residents can enjoy bocce, pickleball and tennis.  A pavilion, amphitheatre, event lawn and fireplace and grilling courtyard have space for events and gatherings.

Active adult 55+ communities

The Club at Cresswind will offer resort-style amenities and social activities to residents.

Rooms inside the clubhouse will offer a full range of opportunities to meet and socialize with other active adults.  You'll find an arts and crafts room, a coffee/wine bar, demonstration kitchen, game room, multi-purpose room, parlor and yoga/aerobics studio in addition to the fitness center and indoor pool.

A number of clubs are planned for the Cresswind community.  They include arts and crafts, billiards, bocce, cards, community outreach, golf, gourmet cooking classes, learning center, pickleball, tennis and walking clubs.

Cresswind Active Adult 55+ Homes

Cresswind offers two collections of homes.  All are two or three bedroom ranches with options for upstairs suites or bonus rooms.  Front elevations include covered porches and stone, shingle and brick accents.  All homes include a two-car garage.

Active adult communities near Matthews NC

Model homes at Cresswinds Charlotte

Floor Plans and Pricing

The Trade Collection  has five floor plans ranging from 1400 square feet to over 2000 square feet heated.  All have two bedrooms on the main level with the exception of the Cypress, a three bedroom home.  In July 2017, base pricing for the Trade Collection is from $255,000 to $307,000.

Need a larger home?  The Tryon Collection offers homes from 2000 square feet heated to over 2500 square feet.  One of these is a two bedroom plan.  The rest are three bedroom homes.  July 2017 pricing for this collection is from $325,000 to $360,000.

Property Taxes and Fees

Cresswind is located in the City of Charlotte.  Homeowners pay Charlotte city taxes and Mecklenburg County taxes.  In 2017, property taxes on a home assessed at $350,000 would be approximately $4530 annually.

Cresswind homeowners association fees in 2017 are $249 per month.  Fees cover exterior lawn care of individual homes plus maintenance of common areas and amenities.


About the Author

Thank you for visiting my profile and getting to know me. My husband and I moved to the Matthews area over thirty years ago and have enjoyed watching Charlotte and the surrounding areas grow into the dynamic region it is today. I have specialized in Matthews, South Charlotte, Mint Hill, Weddington, Waxhaw, Indian Trail and the other small towns of Union County for over 30 years. I can walk in your shoes whether you are a buyer or a seller. Every year half of my real estate practice is devoted to helping buyers find the right home and neighborhood and half is devoted to helping sellers get the greatest reward from selling their real estate.

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