Blakeney is a master planned, 300-acre development south of I-485 at Rea Road and Ardrey Kell Road in southeast corner of Charlotte, NC. Blakeney is located just outside Ballantyne, and it is a new development with the upscale, Blakeney Shopping Center, which features restaurants, outdoor cafes, retiail shops, apartments and office parks. Some residential subdivisions in Blakeney include: Blakeney Greens, Blakeney Heath and Blakeney Preserve. This is a fast-growing South Charlotte area, with easy highway access and an award-winning school district. Most of the Charlotte homes in Blakeney are neo-traditional or transitional in design. Easy access to shopping and schools, with a tight knit, neighborhood feel.