Burnt Store Lakes Real Estate
Burnt Store Lakes real estate for sale offers home buyers an off the beaten path haven in a naturalistic southwest Florida setting.
Spread out over eleven photo worthy lakes, which cover 125 acres of space, Burnt Store Lakes real estate (referred to locally as The Lakes) with originally started out as a successful Gladiolus flower farm. In 1972 it was converted into deed-restricted community of 1,860 single-family lots and 170 multi-family lots.
This lake community is next to a lush mangrove preserve, which is home a number of fresh and saltwater fish, ospreys, eagles, and blue heron. Residents love to fish, canoe, and paddle on these tranquil waters.
Burnt Store Lakes has had a tremendous amount of growth in the last ten years. New commercial and residential development have been in the works around the lakes with a wide variety of Burnt Store Lake real estate property types popping up. This nature centric location is far from being overdeveloped, with only 25% of the total allotted land having homes built on.
Burnt Store Lakes Real Estate for Sale What Will YOU Find?
The community has approximately 500 single-family homes and Burnt Store Lakes real estate new construction property availability. All types of typical Florida style architecture can be found here.
This deed restricted subdivision has some rules and regulations set to protect property values. Burnt Store Lakes Subdivision is designed and built around cul de sacs, lakes, greenbelts, and winding streets, providing a delightful ambiance which is not usually found in a regular city grid.
Burnt Store Road is the main access street to the community. There is a Property Owners Association (POA) that cares for this community.
Burnt Store Lakes real estate residents and POA display pride of community and ownership. It is evident by its tasteful entrance way and pristine cleanliness in the common areas. There is an abundance of natural common grounds such as Lowell Thompson Memorial Park, which are also used by the residents for social events and functions.
Other perks of living in this community is the very close proximity to an executive 27 hole golf course, and dining and water activities in Burnt Store Marina.
If you love playing outdoors, then check out all these nearby Florida nature wonderlands:
- Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserve
- Ponce De Leon Park
- Babcock-Web Wildlife Management Area
- Pine Island’s fishing village, Matlacha
US 41 highway (Tamiami trail) runs very close to the community and Burnt Store Lakes real estate for sale is bordered to the north by Pirate Harbor, to the south by Burnt Store Marina and less than 15 minutes away from downtown Punta Gorda or Cape Coral.
The major highway I-75 will get you to most cities throughout southwest Florida. Tampa is 78 miles north from the Lakes, Naples is only 70 miles south. Fort Myers’s Southwest International Airport is only 30 miles from here.
Burnt Store Lakes does not have direct Gulf-access homes, but it’s located just to the north of Burnt Store Marina which gives residents a 5 minute drive to coastal waters.
Burnt Store Lakes real estate owners seeking beach access, there are a number of Gulf Coast beaches within a 45 to 60 minute drive, which include Englewood, Boca Grande, Lover’s Key, Sanibel and Fort Myers.
Real Estate in Burnt Store Lakes FL Neighborhood Profile
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