Community Spotlight on Creekside at Bethpage

Creekside at Bethpage is a beautiful 55+ community in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina.
Creekside at Bethpage is a beautiful 55+ community in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina.
Creekside at Bethpage is a beautiful 55+ community in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina.

AV Homes has entered the Raleigh-Durham Area in spectacular fashion with Creekside at Bethpage. This 55+ community in Durham has become a popular spot for those looking for a low-maintenance lifestyle. Upon completion, the community will have 650 attached and single-family homes for retirees.

Besides new homes, Creekside at Bethpage provides homeowners with resort-style amenities, which are housed in the 13,000 square-foot clubhouse, Hemingway Hall. Construction on the community began in 2015 and Creekside at Bethpage is already home to an active social scene that features classes, parties, sports, and clubs. Residents also love its prime location in Durham, a city that is increasingly becoming a favorite among retirees.

Residences

Prospective buyers can choose from five different home collections in the community: Publisher, Star, Great American, Classic, and International. Each have several floor plans to choose from. All homes are low-maintenance and include first-floor master suites. Other features are granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, walk-in closets, and private outdoor space.

Townhomes start in the low $200s with the International series topping out in the high $400s. The Publisher homes feature three models of townhomes ranging in size from 1,294 to 1,342 square feet of living space. They have two or three bedrooms, two or three bathrooms, and two-car garages.

Star is the perfect collection for homeowners looking to downsize. The three floor plans include 1,320 to 1,608 square feet, two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and two-car garages.

Great American includes four floor plans ranging from 1,660 to 2,043 square feet of living space, two bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and two-car garages.

Classic also has four models to choose from, ranging in size from 1,951 to 2,425 square feet. They feature two bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and two to three-car garages.

The final and largest collection is International, which has three floor plans that feature 2,502 to 2,606 square feet of living space. Inside are two or three bedrooms, a den, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and two or three-car garages.

Amenities

Many residents at Creekside at Bethpage were drawn to the resort-style amenities at the community, most notably Hemingway Hall, the 13,000 square-foot clubhouse. Hemingway Hall has something for everyone, including social rooms, an arts and crafts studio, computer center, hobby and game room, billiards, and an amphitheater. Residents can stay in shape using the fitness center or aerobics and dance studio at the clubhouse.

The outdoor amenities are just as expansive and make it easy for active adults to enjoy their free time. Swimming in the pool or lounging at the outdoor patio is always a popular activity among residents. There are several sports options in the community, including courts for pickleball, bocce ball, tennis, and lawn bowling. Homeowners can take in the scenic grounds by using the miles of walking and biking trails, relaxing in the community’s green space, or planting vegetables in the community garden. The community also features on-site retail.

With the many amenities in Creekside at Bethpage, it’s only natural that homeowners enjoy an active lifestyle. There are various classes, clubs, and social events held throughout the community. Some of these include aerobics, cards, arts and crafts, gardening, and holiday parties. Residents enjoy playing tennis, bocce, pickleball, and lawn bowling. The homeowners’ association at the community provides outdoor maintenance like lawn mowing, trimming, irrigation, and common area maintenance. This low-maintenance lifestyle allows homeowners more time to utilize the community’s many amenities.

Location

Creekside at Bethpage also has a terrific location. Situated in the heart of Research Triangle Park, residents are always close to some of the best medical facilities like Duke Medical Center. They will also benefit from living close to major universities for lifelong learning opportunities. Durham and Raleigh are home to plenty of retail, dining, and entertainment options. Homeowners also have easy access to major roadways like Interstate 40 and the 540 interchange.

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