The Peninsula in Cornelius, North Carolina is an established country club community. It is a great North Carolina retirement community for 55+ active adults who wish to be near Charlotte, NC.
Peninsula homeowners may join the Peninsula Yacht Club, which includes a state-of-the-art marina with 400 boat slips, fine dining in the Yacht Club dining room and a competition-sized swimming pool and an array of club events, activities and boating classes held on the back veranda. Residents may want to join the Peninsula Club instead, or as well, and take advantage of their 18-hole championship course designed by Rees Jones, the Swim and Tennis Center, the Clubhouse and private boat slips for arriving at the Clubhouse by water.
Home Sizes and Prices
There are two types of home listed at the Peninsula. Both are 5 bedroom homes and each cost in the region of a million dollars. Most would-be residents have a custom home built. Home-sites are currently not listed.
Information on the Local Area
The town of Cornelius has many excellent restaurants, shops and entertainment venues. Nearby, the 106-acre Jetton Park offers lakeside hiking and biking trails, tennis courts, a beach and large playground. Go to Lake Norman State Park for walking trails, family camping, boat rentals and public boat slips. Birkdale Village in Huntersville has large chain stores, a 16-screen movie theater, restaurants and more. Northlake Mall features more than 150 different stores and a 15 screen movie theater. Charlotte, NC is 20 minutes south on Interstate 77.