Nestled in the picturesque city of Lake Mary, Florida, Timacuan lake mary stands as a premier golf community committed to providing its members and residents with an unparalleled golfing experience and an exceptional lifestyle. With a dedication to quality, a focus on family-friendly environments, and an array of amenities and services, Timacuan has become a sought-after destination for those seeking an elevated living experience.
Timacuan is a well-established golf community consisting of over 550 homes and 400 rolling acres, divided into 9 communities. ‘Stratton Hill’ was the first neighborhood built in 1986, with the majority of the rest built in the 1990’s.
Many homes were custom built and tract and semi-custom home builders Ryland Homes, David Weekley Homes, and MI Homes also built phases of the community. The largest neighborhood is Fairway Hills with 219 homes.
The other eight neighborhoods vary in size from 14 to 70 residences each: Clubhouse Cove, Eagle Run, Hopewell Creek, Hunters Ridge, Lake Dawson, Signature Cove, Stratton Hill and Summerlin.
“Seminole County has a few large planned developments and they really offer some unique features that you simply can’t find in smaller communities.” shares Karen. “With the large scale of Timacuan you feel like you are in your own ‘city within a city’ of sorts- complete with you own Publix, access to county trails and restaurants all within walking distance.”
At the heart of Timacuan lies its well-managed semi-private golf club, designed to offer members and their guests the finest golf facility in the Lake Mary area. The meticulously maintained course, known for its challenging layout and scenic beauty, provides an exceptional golfing experience for players of all skill levels. Timacuan Golf Club boasts a rich heritage and has hosted numerous prestigious tournaments, attracting both professional and amateur golfers from near and far. With its lush fairways, strategically placed hazards, and immaculate greens, the golf club at Timacuan sets the stage for unforgettable rounds of golf. Timacuan Golf and Country Club boasts a championship layout that has gained recognition as one of the purest and most enjoyable tests of golf in Central Florida. Golf enthusiasts can experience the thrill of playing on a meticulously designed course that challenges their skills and provides a memorable golfing experience. The scenic beauty of the course, with its manicured fairways, strategically placed bunkers, and picturesque water features, adds to the allure of Timacuan as a golfing destination.
Timacuan is the result of the craftsmanship and vision of renowned builders, who all left their mark on this community. The homes within Timacuan showcase quality construction, innovative design, and attention to detail. Many lots in the community are oversized, providing homeowners with ample space for lush landscaping and added privacy. Whether seeking a cozy single-family home or a luxurious estate, residents of Timacuan have a range of options to suit their preferences and lifestyle.
Timacuan prides itself on fostering a family-friendly environment, where residents of all ages can enjoy a vibrant and inclusive community. The subdivision’s proximity to the local police station, located just half a mile away, ensures a safe and secure environment for residents. Families have a peace of mind knowing that their well-being and privacy is a priority within this welcoming community.
Timacuan benefits from its convenient location, providing easy access to the area’s major transportation routes. The community’s proximity to Toll Road 417 offers residents quick connections to nearby cities, shopping centers, dining establishments, and entertainment venues. This prime location allows residents to enjoy the tranquility of Timacuan while still being within reach of the Disney attractions in the surrounding areas.
Beyond the exceptional golfing experience, Timacuan offers an abundance of amenities and services designed to enhance the residents’ quality of life. The Timacuan Club provides a range of athletic and social activities for all ages. From a state-of-the-art fitness center and tennis courts to swimming pools and walking trails, residents can stay active and engage in a variety of recreational pursuits. The club also organizes social events, creating opportunities for neighbors to connect. The HOA organizes fun activities such as community-wide garage sales and holiday decorating contests as well.
Timacuan not only offers a beautiful living environment but also serves as a sanctuary for a diverse range of Florida wildlife, including protected and endangered species. The presence of Florida Sandhill Cranes, fish, turtles, Ospreys, hawks, bald eagles, gopher tortoises, and the occasional sighting of the elusive roseate spoonbill reflects the community’s dedication to preserving the natural ecosystem. Living amidst this remarkable abundance of wildlife provides residents with a unique opportunity to connect with nature and appreciate the wonders of the Florida landscape.
Residents of Timacuan are privileged to have access to an expansive network of trails that facilitate outdoor activities such as walking, running, and biking throughout the year. The community seamlessly connects to several countywide trail systems, allowing residents to explore the surrounding area and stay active in a scenic environment.
Within Timacuan itself, wide sidewalks line both sides of the main roadways, offering residents the opportunity to enjoy up to 6 miles of picturesque walking without even leaving the community. These well-maintained sidewalks not only provide safe pathways for exercise but also showcase the natural beauty of Timacuan’s ponds, preserves, and green spaces. Along the way, inviting park benches are strategically placed, inviting residents to take a moment of relaxation and bask in Florida’s abundant sunshine.
A notable highlight for outdoor enthusiasts is the branch of the Seminole Wekiva Trail that crosses the front of the Timacuan community. This trail serves as a gateway to over 20 miles of paved Seminole trails, opening up endless possibilities for running, biking, and exploration. Whether residents seek a leisurely stroll or an invigorating workout, the Seminole Wekiva Trail provides a captivating backdrop for outdoor adventures.
The integration of these trail systems not only promotes an active and healthy lifestyle for Timacuan residents but also allows them to immerse themselves in the natural surroundings and enjoy the serene beauty of the Florida landscape. Whether it’s a leisurely walk along the community’s sidewalks or an adventurous exploration of the Seminole trails, residents of Timacuan have abundant opportunities to connect with nature and appreciate the outdoor amenities that enhance their quality of life.
“I love to walk with my dog every morning and every evening, so this is my kind of neighborhood.” explains Karen. “The kind where you can get exercise and enjoy nature at the same time- all without leaving the security of your own community.”
Timacuan’s commitment to promoting an active lifestyle is evident through its seamless connectivity to countywide trail systems. From the wide sidewalks within the community to the access to the Seminole Wekiva Trail, residents are encouraged to embrace outdoor activities and enjoy the scenic beauty that surrounds them. The availability of these trails adds an extra dimension to the Timacuan living experience, fostering a sense of well-being and providing residents with endless opportunities to savor the outdoors and Florida’s year-round sunshine.
Offering residents an exceptional lifestyle in a family-friendly environment, Timacuan is truly a special community. With its well-managed golf club, outstanding design, spacious lots, convenient location, and an abundance of amenities and services, Timacuan provides the ideal setting for individuals and families seeking an elevated living experience. Whether indulging in a round of golf, participating in athletic activities, or connecting with neighbors at social events, residents are immersed in a thriving community atmosphere that encourages them to live their best lives.
If you would like to take a tour with Karen, she would love to schedule a time to show you ‘why’ she loves to represent buyers and sellers in Timacuan.