Williamson County's Gated Communities - Everything you can imagine

Reblogger Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
Real Estate Agent with Benchmark Realty LLc License# 00285925

Gated communities in Wiiliamson county used to seem unnecessary to me, since the crime rate in Brentwood and Franklin is extremely low. But now I understand that not only does it keep the criminals at bay, it also keep the beggers away. I've bought enough stuff from people knocking on my door that I didn't need, or didn't receive. It also keeps the tour buses away from celebrities.

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Gated Communities in Williamson County

Laurelbrooke - A Gated community in Franklin, TNStudies indicate that more and more people are living in a gated community, and Williamson County homebuyers are no different.

Although gated communities have been around for years and years, according to the most recent census, gated communities, are the fastest-growing form of housing in the U.S.  Why? Those who opt for gates point to reduced crime and traffic, a safer environment for children and the prestige of living somewhere that's exclusive. Here in Williamson County many of our celebrity residence like a gated community for it's privacy.

Today there are 110 single-family homes available in Williamson County's gated communities.  The homes range in size from 2417 sq. ft to 15,506 sq ft., and are priced from $359,990 to over $4.1 million.  The average cost per square feet is $188.51.

So if you are looking for a gated community in Williamson County you have a wide selection of homes and neighborhoods to choose from.  Which one is right for you?

Avalon - Avalon has more then 300 acres of its 645-acre development left in its natural state.  There are wild turkeys, deer and countless species of birds.  The amenities at Avalon are miles and miles of trails for walking, and biking.

Belle Vista - Located in the rolling hills of Franklin, this community offers breathtaking views.  You can stroll through wooded trails and rest at the observation deck and take in the beauty that Williamson County is known for.  The homes are in keeping with European design.

Brandon Park Downs - An equestrian community with horse boarding facilities, and nestled in the rolling hills of Franklin TN.  The neighborhood also features tennis courts, riding trails, a pond and plans call for clubhouse with a pool. Each of the only 44 home sites features lots of space for you and your family to build or buy your dream home. 

Burghley Place - Just minutes from Historic Downtown Franklin this is a private and small community tucked into the hillside.

Crockett Springs - located in the heart of Brentwood, Tennessee the community features elegant homes and quiet shady streets.  It is also adjacent to the Nashville Golf and Athletic Club which features an 18-hole, PGA tour level golf course and a club house with full amenities.

Fieldstone Farms Reserve - Fieldstone Farms is the one of the most sought-after communities in Franklin and it was the city's first planned unit development.  The community features all aspects of homes from condos to the all brick custom homes in the gated Reserve section.

Fountainbrooke - Located in the heart of Brentwood and only minutes from Downtown Nashville this neighborhood of custom-built homes features mature trees and a community pool.

The Governors Club - From the sophisticated aesthetics of its custom estate homes to the championship prestige of a private Arnold Palmer golf course, this exclusive Brentwood development is an ideal choice for both families and golf enthusiasts. 

Hampton Reserve - The home of the 2004 parade of homes this neighborhood features custom built multi-million dollar homes.

Hidden River - A Franklin equestrian community with custom built homes for the affluent home buyer. 

Kings Chapel - is a gated community which offers graceful estate living combined with stunning community amenities. The hub of all the activities is the European designed 5,000 Kings Club. The club features spacious a spacious covered porch, tennis courts, mineral swimming pool with sundeck and cabanas. The Club also offers a state-of-the art fitness center with locker rooms.

Laurelbrooke - Luxurious surroundings, stone walls and evergreen hedges curve gently throughout the neighborhood of custom built homes.  Sparkling lakes, brimming with fish and delicate swans, are surrounded by acres of dense forests. The community clubhouse features a workout room, meeting area, pool and playground for the kids.

Lynnwood Downs - Green pastures, wooded hillsides and fishing ponds, homeowners enjoy country living with all of the suburban amenities one could imagine. There are only 40 home sites with an average lot size of 5 acres.  The amenities include a pool, 2 tennis courts, full basketball court, volleyball court, clubhouse, playground, three stocked fishing ponds, 20 acres pasture land, 21-stall barn, indoor riding arena with tack room, two association owned horses available for homeowners use, and riding and walking trails.

McGavock Farms - A Brentwood neighborhood and the site of the historic Battle of the Barrels.  Located only minutes from Downtown Nashville, Cool Springs and Franklin makes this an ideal location.

Ravenstrace - Custom built homes on estate size lots, many with upwards of 5 plus acres.  Some of these Franklin homes have been featured in architectural publications.

Rosemont on the Harpeth - Offering luxury Equestrian estates, and building sites in Franklin. The community is nestled on rolling pasture land surrounded with scenic wooded country-side. The estate lots and building sites range in size from .75 to over 10-acres. There are horse stables or barns, some with water wells available with the larger building sites.

Sheridan Park - Brentwood community with large lots, custom homes only minutes from downtown Nashville.

Stockett Creek - Lovely Franklin community minutes from Percy Warner and Edwin Warner Parks, and minutes from Nashville's Bellevue area.

Taramore - The Grove - Carriage homes with private courtyards and detached garages from the mid $400s. These homes are perfect for those who want the Brentwood lifestyle. The Grove at Taramore is minutes to shopping, entertainment.

Temple Hills Reserve - Every detail of The Reserve was designed to create an extraordinary opportunity for those seeking a refined golf course living lifestyle.

The Enclave - Another Franklin community which features custom homes and Community pool, tennis courts, club house and fitness center.

Treemont - Located only minutes from all that Cool Springs offers most home sites are a minimum of 5 areas and back up to the communities green space.

Valle Verde - an exclusive Brentwood neighborhood of only thirty homes, all of which are located on half-acre lots overlooking the rolling hills of Williamson County.

Windstone - Community sidewalks, street trees, fishing ponds, and green spaces all contribute to Windstone's natural beauty.  The community features townhomes as well as single-family homes.

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Sharon Lord
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Larry - your photo looks like John Wieland Homes' T-3 - at Landsdowne....?  I worked in that model back in '97.  Only thing throwing me is the brick wall up front....

Sharon Lord
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Jan 19, 2011 03:27 AM #1
Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
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Sharon - that home is in Laurelbrooke, it's a luxury community on the northwest side of Franklin. And it was build by Stewart Crest. I love John Wieland homes, but this isn't one of them. His newest community is Taramore on the east side of Brentwood close to Ravenwood high school.

Jan 20, 2011 08:15 AM #2
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