Less than an hour from Tampa is the elegant active adult community known as Cascades at Southern Hill. This prestigious golf course community is located within the larger all-ages master planned community of South Hills Plantation. The Cascades portion of the community is planned to have 800 homes upon completion and is being built by Lennar Homes.
This gated Florida 55+ community opened in 2005 and today offers new construction and resale homes attractively priced from the low to high $100’s. Originally the community was started by Levitt & Sons and has since then been acquired by Lennar. There are 15 single-story floor plans to choose from ranging in size from 1,341 to 2,023 square feet. The homes include attractive features both inside and out such as granite countertops, ceramic tile flooring, kitchen cabinetry with crown molding and roll-out shelves, tile paver driveways and much more.
Southern Hills Plantation is a stunning golf-course community in Brooksville, Florida about 45 minutes from Tampa. This stunning golf course is set on rolling terrain with mature trees and meticulously maintained greens and fairways. It is a 7,500 yard course designed by Pete Dye with five sets of tees and also features a PGA staffed pro-shop.
Residents of the Cascades enjoy access to the 20,000 square foot Southern Hills Plantation clubhouse featuring traditional elegance with Old Florida style. There is a spacious fitness center dedicated to 7,500 square feet of the clubhouse. It offers elliptical machines and treadmills, free weights and flat screen TV’s. A full-service spa is ideal for relaxation and pampering with services including body treatments, massage, nail and hair services too. Other features of the clubhouse include a library, hobby room, billiards and aquatic center. Outdoors there are lighted tennis courts, bocce ball courts and a huge sparkling swimming pool with lap lanes and a hot tub. The Grill Restaurant is perfect for a casual meal with friends.
There is plenty to do within this golf course community as well as thoughout Brooksville and nearby Tampa. Tampa offers fabulous shopping, dining, sporting venues, museums and outdoor recreation. There are some amazing national parks nearby including the Mutual Mine Recreation Area, Withlachoochee State Forest, and Chassahowitska National Wildlife Refuge. Brooksville offers special attractions including the Hernando Heritage Museum, the William Sherman Jennings House landmark, the Hernando Historical Museum, and the Frank Saxon House landmark. It’s easy to stay busy on the links or around town in this exciting Florida active adult community.
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