Cover Feature – April 2007

Wakefield Development Company’s newest division, Wakefield Coastal, has set out to create a new way of living along the North Carolina coast.
Wakefield Coastal is excited to offer two new communities, San Rio Ocean & River Club and Kingfish Bay. Each has a unique theme that is carried throughout the area.
Wakefield Development Company is proud to unveil its two newest coastal communities, San Rio & Kingfish Bay. Wakefield Development Company goes to great lengths to ensure that development proceeds in manner that makes the most out of the surrounding natural beauty. Thoughtful design and first-class planning have made the Wakefield Development vision successful throughout North Carolina, and we are pleased to bring the same vision and commitment to excellence to the Brunswick Isles,” stated recently by Jim Wiseman, the Senior Vice President of the Wakefield Coastal division. Wakefield Development sets a vision at the beginning of each project and every aspect of the community meets the theme, thus creating a unique residential community and offering a chance for a new lifestyle.

Groundbreaking began in February 2007 on these two communities. To introduce San Rio Ocean & River Club to the public, the San Rio team is hosting a discovery weekend, April 27-29. Guests are invited to come explorethe area while experiencing the Caribbean atmosphere felt throughout the community. Kingfish Bay will have a similar event in October 2007 that will take guestsalong a nautical journey to explore the nature and uniqueness of the area for this planned upscale neighborhood. With over four marinas within 11 miles, 18 golf courses within 20 miles,and numerous nearby beaches, San Rio and Kingfish Bay are offering residents the opportunity to experience a new way of living. This lifestyle allows for long walks through scenic communities or on white sandy beaches, fellowship with friends on golf courses rated in the Top 100 by Golf Digest, or cat naps in hammocks on wrap around porches.

San Rio Ocean & River Club
San Rio Ocean & River Club is an extraordinary Caribbean-inspired community with charm, spirit and all of the conveniences and amenities you would expect from this premier residential developer. The community will be specifically built to incorporate the romance of the Caribbean at every turn. Spectacular homesites starting at the $200’s, homes, cottages and villas will be designed to give each resident their own piece of a tropical paradise.

San Rio Ocean & River Club is located in the cozy beach town of Shallotte, North Carolina, between the the hot spot of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and historic Wilmington, North Carolina. Shallotte offers one of the most desirable climates imaginable. In this mild, subtropical climate, where the average temperature is 73˚, outdoor living is enjoyable year-round. It is centrally located to the beaches of the South Brunswick Islands and named for the scenic Shallotte River, which winds through the town.
Wakefield Development Company prides itself in offering residents luxurious amenities, and those planned to be at San Rio will be no different. The proposed amenities include gated entries, private cabanas, a grotto spa, an outdoor community fireplace, a beach zone, atennis area, a fitness center and a boat storage area. Residents can rediscover nature as they hike on the nature trails or paddle through the calm waters while kayaking. San Rio offers upscale water amenities like an active adult pool area with a tropical waterfall, a winding lazy river, a children’s water world and splash zone and an indoor pool. In keeping with the Caribbean theme, San Rio will showcase a distinctive tiki bar terrance to serve a refreshing variety of beverages to keep residents cool year round.
Kingfish Bay
Kingfish Bay, a community with a nautical theme, will have all the luxuries of exclusive waterfront living. Carefully planned to bring people and nature together— and respectful of the needs of both— Kingfish Bay harkens back to simpler times when a quiet walk on the beach or a day on the pier with family and friends constituted an event.
Kingfish Bay is located in Calabash, North Carolina. Famously known for being the Seafood Capital of the World, Calabash is a quaint little village nestled between the inlets and marshes, tennis area, a fitness center and a boat storage area.located centrally to the Grand Strand of Myrtle Beach, SC and the port city of Wilmington, NC. Here you will find many family seafood restaurants with fresh local fish and shrimp. Deep-sea fishing boats are docked in town, waiting to take you on the adventure of your life.
Residents will have many ways to fill their days with the variety of amenities offered. This gated community will include Kingfish Club, day docks, a separate family and active adult pool area, a fitness center, an off-site boat storage facility and a boating club.
Wakefield Development Company and its newest division, Wakefield Coastal, are proud to announce the construction of these two spectacular communities.The relaxed atmosphere and perfect weather alongside impressive architecture will make these communities the perfect place for a dream house.

For more information on either community: call 866-222-9013 or visit or