Award-winning McSpadden Custom Homes will offer free tours on Aug. 21 of its first waterfront custom home nearing completion in the new Lake Wylie community of McLean. The sprawling home on Cape August Place is set in a wooded lot of more than acre, with extensive shoreline, outdoor swimming pool and future dock.

The tour will take place 1-4 pm Sunday, Aug. 21, in the McLean neighborhood of South Shore. Neighborhood entrances are near the McLean information center in the historic McLean House at 175 Armstrong Road, Belmont, NC 28012.

Meet builder Doug McSpadden at the tour

Visitors will be able to tour the home and meet with the builder, Doug McSpadden. McSpadden will be on site to answer questions and share his philosophy for custom-home construction. He grew up on Lake Wylie and has earned numerous awards during his 28 years of building custom luxury homes.

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Peachtree Residential home on Seven Oaks Landing

Home by Peachtree Residential on Seven Oaks Landing.

The tour home has already been sold, but visitors will be able to explore other available homesites in the South Shore neighborhood. Other homes are also under construction in the South Shore neighborhood by Peachtree Residential and Arthur Rutenberg Homes.

Get help at the information center

The McLean community’s information center in the historic McLean House will be open for visitors from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at 175 Armstrong Road. Staff at the center can explain the vision for McLean, share details about builders and provide maps and other materials.

To learn more about the tour, contact Anne Brade, Broker and Realtor®, RE/MAX Executive, 704.650.4951 or

About McLean

McLean, a 670-acre master planned community on the shores of Lake Wylie, is being developed by NW Lake Wylie LLC. The community will feature several neighborhoods along 5 miles of Lake Wylie shoreline near the NC-SC border.

South Shore, the first neighborhood to open at McLean, offers a variety of lakefront and lake-view homes on estate-sized lots, built by builders selected and approved by McLean’s developer, NW Lake Wylie LLC. Home prices range from the $400,000s to more than $1 million based on property view, home size, finishes and design. Work will start soon on McLean’s second neighborhood,

The Conservancy, located near the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden and the Seven Oaks Preserve and nature trail. Homes here will be tailored to buyers seeking distinctive designs, a wide range of options, and lower maintenance. Prices start in the mid-$240s.

Learn more about McLean.

About Doug McSpadden and McSpadden Custom Homes

Builder and architect Doug McSpadden grew up on Lake Wylie and lives just minutes from McLean. He launched his Lake Wylie-based company, McSpadden Custom Homes, focused on “honesty, diligence and excellence.”

McSpadden Custom Homes has earned numerous awards for custom luxury homes in the past 28 years they have been building on the shores of Lake Wylie.

The company works with the best artisans in the industry to ensure that every aspect of the building process is evaluated and implemented with the same care and value system as the McSpadden team.