The beautiful McKee Ridge community, adjacent to Palisades Country Club, is in the countryside of Southwest Charlotte with homes priced from the mid $200’s to the mid $300’s. Conveniently located 7 miles from Interstate 77 at Exit 88, McKee Ridge has great access to employment, shopping and entertainment with the distinctiveness of a close-knit neighborhood. Just minutes from Arrowood/Westinghouse, Ballantyne or Uptown Charlotte you will enjoy the low county-only taxes while you are close to all the city amenities.
McKee Ridge is 3.6 miles from the ’center’ of Steele Creek (NC49 at NC160), with its Library, CMC-Steele Creek Emergency Center and medical offices, two grocery stores and numerous services. Rivergate, a regional shopping area in a walkable activity-centered master plan, is convenient shopping location. Destination anchors include Target Superstore, Marshalls, Best Buy, Home Depot, Gander Mountain, HomeGoods, Michaels and Book-A-Million. There are more than three dozen boutiques and services and seventeen dining options.
As well as convenient access to Lake Wylie, community recreational amenities abound including the Steele Creek Athletic Association, two area private and public golf courses, McDowell Nature Preserve and Copperhead Island boating and fishing access, and Winget Park.
McKee Ridge is currently served by Palisades Elementary, Southwest Middle School and Olympic High School (and its community of “schools within a school”: School of Biotechnology, Health and Public Administration; School of Executive Leadership and Entrepreneurial Development; School of Technology Entrepreneurship and advanced manufacturing, School of Math, Engineering, Technology and Science and the School of Renaissance School of Art and Technology). Palisades Episcopal School (K-8) and Lake Point Academy (K-12), two choice private schools are both close easy commutes from McKee Ridge.
From Charlotte, take I-77 S to exit 90 and merge right onto Carowinds Blvd. Turn left onto S. Tryon and continue straight when the name changes to York Rd. Turn left onto Youngblood Rd and continue approximately two miles to McKee Rd on your left.
Or take Exit 88 in South Carolina, merge right onto Gold Hill Rd, right at the 2nd traffic light onto SC/NC 160, left onto Zoar Rd, left onto Youngblood, then turn left onto McKee Rd.