Featured Community: St. James Plantation
Featured Community: St. James Plantation

St. James Plantation, in the Town of St. James, is a 5,000-acre community made up of 12 gorgeous neighborhoods with water view, nature and golf view homesites. It’s located just outside of the charming town of Southport, North Carolina – voted one of America’s Happiest Seaside Towns and Best Beach Town in America for the Fourth of July – and minutes away from Oak Island Beach. St. James Plantation offers something special for every resident with over 200 different clubs and organizations, miles of walking trails, dog parks, amphitheater, canoe/kayak, restaurants, club houses and four different gated entrances.

St. James Plantation marina


Boat enthusiasts will love living in a community with its own full-service Intracoastal Waterway marina. Convenient amenities are part of the lifestyle at St. James! The marina takes your vessel from dry storage to water, fuels it, washes it and flushes the engine after every excursion.

Women walking in St. James Plantation

Outdoors and Nature

Nature lovers rejoice! St. James is home to nearly 40 miles of walking, biking and nature trails that make for amazing bird and wildlife watching opportunities. The community also has two parks, one overlooking a peaceful lake and another surrounded by natural salt marshes and bordered by the Intracoastal Waterway. If you have a furry friend who loves to romp and play outdoors, St. James has two designated, fenced off-leash dog parks.

The lakefront Woodlands Amphitheater provides the perfect venue for outdoor entertainment such as watching a concert or attending a community gathering.

Golf course in St. James Plantation


The Reserve Club, 7,100 yards and a par 72, is a Nicklaus Design. This 18-hole championship-caliber golf course features rolling terrain and native vegetation, with an emphasis on strategy and shot making. It’s also certified as an Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary.

St. James Plantation custom home

Stunning, Coastal-Style Homes

Whether you are looking for waterfront, on the golf course, or a beautiful tree-filled neighborhood, you’ll find just what you want in St. James Plantation. Hagood Homes is proud to be a top-rated building partner with St. James Plantation.

We currently have four new construction homes in progress in St. James Plantation, including two Fort Fisher Cove floorplans, one of our most popular designs. This floorplan has four bedrooms, three bathrooms, beautiful front porch columns and an upper floor bonus room. The third home is the Harbour Town III floorplan and features a classic coastal style and expansive, open feel. Woods Cove is the fourth home and includes four bedrooms, three and half baths, and a total square footage of 2,525.

Our St. James Plantation homes incorporate Hagood Homes signature features – features that other builders consider extras or upgrades. These include shiplap, a signature custom drop zone, oversized garages and energy-conscious elements throughout our homes.

If the St. James lifestyle is calling you, we want to be your builder. Let us design and build your custom home in one of the premier gated communities of southeastern North Carolina. Our sales managers and design specialists are excited to help you bring your dream home to life!

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