Ballantyne-area Highgrove has luxury & location wrapped up


The upscale South Charlotte neighborhood of Highgrove has it all when it comes to beautiful custom homes and proximity to schools as well as shopping and dining destinations.

Located at the corner of Ardrey Kell and Community House roads, Highgrove was developed in the late 1990s. With the expansion of South Charlotte, its location simply can’t be beat!

Highgrove is within walking distance of Blakeney Shopping Center and is only a few minutes drive from Stonecrest and Ballantyne Village. Morrison Family YMCA and Ballantyne Village YMCA are both less than 5 minutes away from Highgrove.


This stunning custom home in Highgrove sold in May 2015 for close to $1.3 million – full list price.

The neighborhood is convenient to South Charlotte’s major thoroughfares and interstate access to I-485 is very convenient from Rea or Johnston roads.

In addition to area parks and sports fields, Highgrove is surrounded by some of the area’s best golf course – Ballantyne Country Club, The Club at Longview, Providence Country Club and TPC Piper Glen. There is no shortage of country clubs and golf courses if you are an avid golfer!

The SouthPark area is only 10 miles from Highgrove for a variety of upscale dining and shopping options. Center City and Charlotte Douglas airport are a total of 20 miles away, which is approximately 30-35 minutes without traffic.

Homes in Highgrove are custom and unique. There are English tudors, brick traditionals and Southern plantation-style homes with double-decker porches. The neighborhood has a pool with hot tub, clubhouse, playground and 2 tennis courts.

Home sizes typically range from in the 4,000-square-foot range to well over 6,000 square feet and are priced in the $500,000s to more than $1 million. Lots are generously sized from approximately one-third of an acre to more than half an acre.

A total of 7 properties sold in Highgrove during the last 12 months or an average of 0.6 homes per month.

The average sales price for those homes was $860,429 and approximately $197 per square foot. Sales closed at more than 98% of list price.

The highest sales price during the last 12 months was nearly $1.3 million and lowest was $667,500.

There are currently 7 Highgrove homes listed for sale, which is approximately a year’s inventory. As of May 7, 4 of the homes are under contract.

Highgrove is zoned for CMS’s Hawk Ridge Elementary School, Community House Middle School and Ardrey Kell High School. All of the schools are within walking/biking distance of Highgrove!