55+ Communities: Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake

Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake in northwest Charlotte is a 55+ Active Adult gated community with just under 100 ranch, villa-style homes. Situated next to Mountain Island Lake, the community provides quick and easy access to Uptown Charlotte, Charlotte-Douglas Airport, shopping, dining, parks, golf, entertainment.

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Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake in northwest Charlotte is a 55+ Active Adult gated community with just under 100 ranch villa-style homes. Developed by EPCON, beginning in 2008, the community was completed in 2015.

Because this is not a huge community, homes rarely come on market in Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake.

You’ll find both attached homes built on a pin-wheel style, as well as some stand-alone, single family homes in Polo Club. Home sizes range from just over 1,100 square feet to just under 3,000 square feet, with two to three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Of the nine floor plans/models offered, five featured two bedrooms plus a den and one featured three bedrooms plus a den. All homes include a 2 car or 2.5 car garage. Some of the plans feature a private courtyard and patio, some an open patio.

Mountain Island Lake

Mountain Island Lake map

Mountain Island Lake, fed by the Catawba River, was created in 1924 to coincide with the building of Mountain Island Hydroelectric Station. Duke Energy manages the lake.

The lake is named after the mountain which appears as an island in the lake. It is the smallest of the three man-made lakes that border Mecklenburg County, the other two being Lake Norman and Lake Wylie. The lake has approximately 3,281 acres of surface area and 61 miles of shoreline.

The primary function of Mountain Island Lake is to provide drinking water for the residents of Mecklenburg, and Gaston County. However, the lake is also accessible to the public for boating and fishing use.

In addition to Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake, there is the Overlook, an award-winning lake community of custom built homes on the lake, as well as the community of Mount Isle Harbor, also featuring many waterfront homes with private docks.

Prime Location In Charlotte

Located on Mountain Island Lake in the Charlotte metro area, Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake’s location provided easy access to an abundance of shopping and dining options, medical services, golf, parks, primary local roads and I-485.

Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake offers residents the much sought-after balance of life on a beautiful lake setting close to all the amenities and conveniences of sophisticated city life!

The Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake is just a 20 minute drive from Charlotte’s Uptown, where you can enjoy theatre, professional sports, ballet, opera, symphony, a plethora of dining options, museums and more.

Charlotte Douglas International Airport is also less than 20 minutes away.

Northlake Mall is less than 15 minutes from Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake, including major retailers like Belk, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Dillard’s and Macy’s plus a variety of specialty stores and restaurants. A 14-screen AMC theater at Northlake Mall lets you stay on top of all the latest movies.

Concord Mills Mall with 1.4 million square feet of shopping options is also less than 20 minutes away.

And it’s an easy trip to Birkdale Village in neighboring Huntersville, a Main Street-style development featuring a variety of mixed-use dwellings, from luxury apartment and office to retail, restaurant and entertainment spaces — 20 to 25 minutes, depending on your route.

If golf is your passion, the Sunset Hills Golf Club is only 11 minutes from Polo Club at Mountain Island Lake, while Mount Holly’s Green Meadows Golf Club is about 18 minutes away.

Shuffletown Park, which has volleyball courts and baseball field, as well as a dog park, is but two miles from Polo Club; while Coulwood Park with 4 tennis courts, 2 baseball fields, batting cage, volleyball court, picnic areas, walking trails, is three miles away. And the U. S. National Whitewater Center is also in easy reach.

Moutain Island Lake Map

Amenities At Polo Club At Mountain Island Lake

The 3,000 square foot club house at Polo at Mountain Island Lake serves as the social and recreational hub of the community. It features:

  • Clubhouse with a multi-purpose room, catering kitchen, fitness center, and a lounge with fireplace.
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor patio with grilling area
  • Walking and biking trails
  • Scenic ponds