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Meadow Park, Cozy Coastal Cottages

Meadow Park, a combination of dog parks and people parks, is one of the many wonderful amenities you will find at Brunswick ForestMeadow Park Cottages are located across the street and consist of 13 homesites that support the coastal cottage designed homes.  These cottages are so warm and functional, they are ideal for a second home or get-a-way for your family to enjoy all the amenities that are available for owners and guests of Brunswick Forest.

Currently six of the 13 are built and these fully furnished 2 BR/2 BA 1,000’ homes are rented out nightly/weekly to people who are considering Brunswick Forest as a community to retire to. You will find comfort in the layout along with the screened porch, outdoor fire pit and a full kitchen.

The Cottages at Meadow Park consists of three plans that have the coastal lifestyle in mind.  Let’s look at the three cottages.

The Meadow Park I.  This cottage style is set off as your get-a-way as you walk through the gate and front porch area.  An outdoor fireplace is a fun feature of this plan.  Upon entering the cottage, you will find the Master suite and guest room on the first floor.  The stairs are located as you enter the cottage will take you to the top level that hosts the kitchen, great room and access to the screen porch off the dining area. 

The Meadow II.  A second floor plan of this group offers a variety in design.  This cottage hosts 2 bedrooms and 2 bathes and is just over 1000 square feet.  Upon entering the cottage, you will find the great room, opening to the kitchen and just off the rear of the cottage is the master suite with large bathroom.  This cottage is ideal for those looking for a single story cottage with flexibility to host your family of friend.

The Meadow III.  This cottage give you the ideal coastal bungalow living. You will find the Master Suite and the kitchen and great room all on the first floor.  Your guest will enjoy a large guest bath and suite on the second floor.  They will enjoy the cool fall evenings on the covered porch that runs the length of the second story.

All three cottages provide a simple, turn the key and take a vacation style of living.  These cottages in Meadow Park are maintenance free.  The location of the village has direct access to walking and biking trails, steps away from the amenity center, pool tennis courts and across the street from the pet park at Brunswick Forest.  To visit Meadow Park or any other listing at Brunswick Forest, please visit our website at www.carolinaplantations.com

Happy New Year to Everyone

Brunswick Forest North CarolinaIf you’re headed out from Brunswick Forest North Carolina this New Year’s Eve there are plenty of places to take advantage of to bring in the new year. This is your last opportunity to see the City of Wilmington's annual downtown Christmas tree lighting. The Lighting of the Ship has been illuminated from the bow, up to the masts and down to the stern. It’s lit up from dusk until 11:00 p.m. on Dec. 31, with the best view from downtown Wilmington.

Another end of season event is Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland — a one-of-a-kind drive-through Christmas lights and music spectacular from 5-10 p.m. nightly through December 31, 2011. Guests can drive through a maze filled with hundreds of thousands of LED lights performed in synchronization with Christmas tunes on their radio. Presented by Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland Organization at Pelican's Stadium Parking Lot, SC.

Closer to Brunswick Forest North Carolina an event you won’t want to miss is the 2012 Ocean Isle Beach Bridge Run For Food 5K Run/Walk & Half-Marathon will take place on Saturday, January 7, 2012. In its ninth year, the race is a major fund-and-friend raising event for the South Brunswick Interchurch Council Food Pantry. The course will take runners over the scenic high-rise Odell Williamson Bridge to the mainland and back to the island. Views of the Intracoastal Waterway on one side of the island and the Atlantic Ocean on the other makes the journey even more pleasant and exciting. Check in at Town Hall, 3 West 3rd St, Ocean Isle Beach, NC on Friday January 6 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Race Day Packet Pickup at Town Hall Saturday January 7, 7:00 – 8:45 p.m. Race start time 9:00 a.m. Runners and walkers of all ages are also invited to register on-line at www.active.com no later than 1/03/11 for this event.

We'd like to wish everyone a happy and safe New Year's celebration. Don't forget, there's plenty of firework displays up and down the beachfront on New Year's Eve.