The homes in SummerCrest feature energy efficient construction, and quality craftsmanship. We offer 9 distinctive models to choose from with an additional choice of exterior design. Homes are all quality fiber reinforced concrete slab construction with Full Masonry Stucco Insulated Block Walls, energy efficient Low-E double pane windows and double pane sliding glass doors along with quality insulation creating an energy efficient home.
Standard features with all our SummerCrest homes include 9’4” ceilings, 5” colonial wood base moldings, Kwikset brushed nickel finish door handles, Ceramic Tile Flooring in wet areas, Smart Strand stain resistant carpet, Legacy 36” designer wood Cabinets, Deep stainless steel double sink, Delta low flow faucets, Energy Star GE appliances, and generous storage throughout with walk-in closets and kitchen pantries.
You can choose from 9 spacious floor plans which range in square footage from 1,660 to 2,449. The SummerCrest floor plans all offer a 2 car garage, and an open layout. The various plans allow for anywhere from 3 to 4 bedrooms.
SummerCrest is a gated community with miles of paved streets that are perfect for biking, jogging, roller blading and walking your dog. Nestled in the midst of large ¼ acre homes sites are natural conservation areas that are home to many species of birds - a red-tailed hawk has made the community its permanent home. And as evening dawns, residents are privy to absolutely gorgeous sunsets.
The Surrounding Area
Nestled between Ocala, Belleview and The Villages, residents in SummerCrest are 15 to 20 minutes away from shopping, dining, and a variety of outdoor activities. If you are an outdoor enthusiast, there is an 18-hole golf course adjacent to community offering some of the home sites spectacular views of the 5th, 12th and 13th holes. Silver Springs State Park with its glass bottom boats and crystal clear water perfect for canoeing or kayaking is a short 9 mile car ride. With easy access to I-75, Summer Crest is close to Orlando, the attractions, and the University of Florida in Gainesville. It is a short, beautiful 90 minute drive to the Atlantic Coast and beautiful Crystal River and the Gulf of Mexico. This deed restricted neighborhood enjoys the benefit of low homeowner association fees with no CDD fees and friendly neighbors of all ages.
Once you purchase a home in SummerCrest, your children will have the privilege of attending public school at one of the fantastic Marion County Schools. The local schools serving your child in the SummerCrest population are Belleview-Santos where your child will be proud to learn and grow at the Home of the Yearlings, Belleview Middle School the Home of the Panthers, and Belleview High School where your student will finish out their public schooling as a Belleview Rattler. In addition to our public schools, there are Private Schools available such as, Trinity Catholic High School, St. John's Lutheran K-12 and several more private schools to choose from.
For your child's continuing education, there is the College of Central Florida and the Community Technical Adult Education (CTAE), location in Ocala. Thirty-five miles to the north, in Gainesville, Florida is the University of Florida, which ranked 47th out of 199 US colleges.
SummerCrest, is perfectly located mid-way between the cities of Ocala and Belleview. Just a short 10-minute drive to the Villages, 90-minutes to the major attractions in Orlando and The World’s Most Famous Beach in Daytona, just to name a few places to visit all in your backyard. Living in SummerCrest will afford you the opportunity to visit all of Florida’s destination spots and still be back home that same day to relax and recharge for your next Central Florida adventure. With all the conveniences to meet your daily needs, this deed restricted neighborhood also enjoys the benefits of low Home Owners Association fees, NO CDD fees, and friendly neighbors of all ages.
Take advantage of this wholesome lifestyle, SummerCrest with its small town ambiance, and proximity to everything Marion County has to offer, like golfing, fishing, cultural events, the arts, and education through the College of Central Florida.
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