The Preserve at the Lakes of Windermere
The Preserve at the Lakes of Windermere-Peachtree is a gated housing community in the town of Windermere near the Horizon West area. This community is located on Reams Road and Greenbank Avenue close to several area amenities.
The houses in The Preserve at the Lakes of Windermere-Peachtree range in size from 1600 square feet to 3080 square feet with traditional architecture. Features in these homes include open floor plans, paver driveways, granite countertops, large master suites, large great rooms, landscaped yards with maintenance included in the home owner’s association dues, lots that back to pond and nature conservation sites, and more. Homes in The Preserve at the Lakes of Windermere-Peachtree are priced from $340,000 – $450,000.
Horizon West is a new master-planned community in the Winter Garden area adjacent to the south end of Windermere. Horizon West is being constructed with several different villages that consist of homes built around a village center and all villages will be built with the main town center. Horizon West is an area where residents can enjoy walkable neighborhoods and live work and play in the same area. The Disney World theme park is right next to Horizon West.
The Lakes of Windermere
The Lakes of Windermere is a great master planned housing community in the desirable town of Windermere. This community is located on Winter Garden Vineland Road or State Route 535 and Overstreet Road.
There are 606 homes in the Lakes of Windermere community many with great front porches and traditional architecture. These homes were built between the years of 2002 and 2006. There are 3, 4, and five bedroom floor plans ranging in size from 1,800 square feet to 4,300 square feet. Some homes have beautiful waterfront lots on Lake Sawyer one of the many gorgeous lakes on the Butler Chain of Lakes and some of the best lakes in Florida. Disney Fireworks can be seen from many of the homes in Lakes of Windermere. Homes are priced from $259,000 to $1,150,000.
Amenities in Lakes of Windermere offer residents a good range of outdoor activity with a fishing pier, basketball court, tennis courts, playground, and community pool.
The town of Windermere is famous for its location nestled among the lakes on the Butler Chain of Lakes. The main part of Windermere is an isthmus between some of the larger lakes on the Butler Chain. The downtown area of Windermere is steeped in historical charm with historic storefronts, ornate lamp posts and even a few unpaved streets. Windermere is also well known for its world-class golf course communities, a large number of mansions and celebrity residents and top-rated schools.
The schools of Windermere are a big draw for families in the area. The public schools of Windermere are some of the best in Florida and there are also a large number of private schools including some very prestigious college prep schools.
Schools in Windermere and Horizon West are part of the West Orange School District one of the best districts in the state. Many families in central Florida choose to live in the West Orange School District boundaries for the educational benefits. Windermere has a large number of prestigious private schools as well including Windermere Prep a world recognized college preparatory school.
The town of Windermere is small and serene but close to many of the area amenities. Just minutes from the town of Windermere are Restaurant Row in Dr. Phillips, the new shopping center in Winter Garden, Mall of Millennia, area theme parks including Disney World and Universal Studios Orlando, Downtown Orlando, and Orlando International Airport.
Windermere is a small town in West Orange County best known for its location in between some of the largest lakes on the famed Butler Chain. The views in Windermere are breathtaking with large pristine lakes everywhere you turn. The downtown area of Windermere is steeped in history with many original store fronts still intact and taken care of by a caring historic society. The street lamps are ornate and some of the streets are still unpaved. Enjoy the small town charm at one of the friendly cafes or the Friday farmers market. Other famous attributes of Windermere include the large number of gated communities, sprawling lakeside estates and mansions, and long list of celebrity residents.
Windermere and Horizon West are peaceful places to live and close to all amenities in the West Orange area including Downtown Orlando, Restaurant Row, Winter Garden Village, Mall of Millennia, area theme parks, and Orlando International Airport.