Waterleigh Homes in Winter Garden
Waterleigh Homes in Winter Garden – On the shores of Hickorynut Lake, and various other lakes and clear water ponds, in the Horizon West area of Winter Garden is the new housing community of Waterleigh. This community is in the beginning stages of construction located at Waterleigh Cove and Avalon Road just south of Old YMCA Road.
Waterleigh homes are built by D.R. Horton and Emerald Homes the community is zoned to build 1469 homes, 831 townhomes and 1300 condos. Homes in Waterleigh are carefully thought out in a master-planned neighborhood centered on community togetherness. When complete, there will be approximately 1,400 acres in the Southern Portion.
The first phase of development is a neighborhood called Marina Bay and construction began in this neighborhood in 2014. There are currently 17 single family floorplans to choose from for buyers interested in Waterleigh. Many homes will be on lakefront and pond front lots. Single-family homes range in size from 2,113 – 4,629 square feet with 3 to 5 bedrooms and 2 to 4 bathrooms. Homes in Waterleigh include open floorplans, attached two-car garages, large master suites, kitchens with pantry spaces and option to upgrade to granite counters and high-quality cabinets as well as much other style and finish upgrades. Homes are currently priced from $280,000 – $1,200,000.
HOA – Many homes in this area have HOA fees but can vary from home to home and subdivision. Please check with actual listings below or contact us for more information on listings and HOA fees. They can run between $100 – $400 a month on average.
To help promote community togetherness the Waterleigh community will be full of community amenities. These amenities will include a 5,000 square foot clubhouse overlooking Hickorynut Lake with fitness center and multi-purpose room, 2,000 square foot resort-style pool on the banks of the lake with beach lounge area, sand volleyball court, picnic and grilling areas, and interactive stations, two fishing and observation piers on the lake, nature walking trails, community garden, mini-golf course, and dog park.
About Winter Garden
The area of Horizon West in Winter Garden is an up and coming newly developed part of West Orange County next to Walt Disney World. Horizon West is developed to offer residents the possibility to live work and play all in the same area with walkable communities bristling with activities as neighborhoods are built around town centers on lakefront parcels.
The schools of Winter Garden are some of the best in Florida and are part of the famed Orange County School District. Families seek to live in the Orange County School District lines for the great education opportunities of the school district. There are also a large number of highly prestigious private schools in the area including Windermere Prep in the neighboring town of Windermere.
Schools assigned to Waterleigh are the Keene’s Crossing elementary school, the Bridgewater Middle school and the West Orange high school. These schools are between 5-10 miles from most homes in Waterleigh.
Dining and Shopping
- Publix at Cornerstone at Summerport Shopping Center – 4 miles
- Restaurant Row – 20 miles
- Winter Garden Village at Fowler Groves, Super Target – 7 miles
- Downtown Orlando – 25 miles
- Downtown Windermere – 12 miles
Parks and Recreation
- Walt Disney World Resort – 4 miles
- Horizon West Park & Sportsplex – 5 miles
- West Orange Trail – 11 miles
- R.D. Keene Park, Sporting Fields, & Public Boat Ramps (access to the Butler Chain of Lakes in Windermere) – 7 miles
- Roper YMCA Family Center – 0 miles
- Florida Hospital Winter Garden – 8 miles
- Health Central Hospital – 4 miles
- Celebration Health Hospital – 13 miles
- Dr. P. Phillips Hospital – 17 miles
- Alexander Ridge
- Courtlea Oaks
- Lakeshore Townhouses
- Orchard Hills
- Overlook at Hamlin
- Westfield Lakes
- The Cove at Hamlin
- Orchard Park
- Bradford Creek
- Independence Signature Lakes