Georgetowne is an upscale neighborhood located off College Road at Gatefield Drive. At the entrance are brick walls with stationary wrought-iron gates and an assortment of seasonal flowers to greet residents. The neighborhood consists of brick Colonial homes that are unique in size, color and landscaping. There are many cul-de-sacs throughout the community with nice landscaping in the middle . The center of the neighborhood contains a common area with manicured grass, a fenced in playground, and a large community swimming pool. These recreational areas include parking and a bike rack for its guests.
Georgetowne is about one mile north of Monkey Junction and ten miles from both Wrightsville Beach and Carolina Beach. Most homes are within five to ten minutes of Halyburton Park, which has nature programs and trails. The community is also less than seven miles from Downtown Wilmington. Georgetowne is in the Pine Valley Elementary, Myrtle Grove Middle School, and Ashley High School districts.