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If you are looking for real estate in North Port, Florida you might want to check out a few of the deed restricted or gated communities. Below is a brief overview of each community. Click on the name at the beginning of the paragraph to find out more about each community. Please contact Roxanne & Shannon Moore for more information on any community listed below we both live and work in North Port. Roxanne Moore, 1-941-626-3926 or

Bobcat Trail Golf & Country Club-Bobcat Trail is located off of Toledo Blade Blvd inBobcat Trail Country Club North Port. It has a 4.5 star golf course, pool, tennis courts and fitness center. 450 home master planned community nearly built out by Fero and Medallion Custom Homes. They offer one-story and two-story maintenance free homes and Mediterranean villas, with underground utilities, deed restrictions, city water and sewer. Most homes have a view of the nature preserve, the lake or the golf course.

If golf is your passion, you can play on the Bobcat Trail course. Golf Digest gave this course 4 ½ stars. It was designed by former PGA and Canadian Open Champ Bob Tway and architect Lee Singletary. ‘The Cat' course features a ‘risk-reward' design that offers a challenge to players of all skill levels.

Cedar Grove at the Woodlands-Cedar Grove, North Port, FLCedar Grove at the Woodlands shares a community footprint with Cypress Falls at the Woodlands. Both developments and will add 2,596 more homes to North Port right next to I-75. Cedar Grove at the Woodlands is the section offering single family, one and two-story models by Centex. 

Cedar Grove is a comfortable deed restricted family neighborhood with the security of sidewalks and street lights, lush landscaping and plantings, and the added benefit of city water and sewer systems.

Charleston Park and the Villas at Charleston Park-Charleston Park Community PoolThe Charleston Park and The Villas at Charleston Park represent the best Florida has to offer. Charleston Park, a safe, kid friendly neighborhood, was completed first, then the villas were built across the street. Both gated communities provide city water and sewer, street lights, sidewalks, spacious interiors, natural and water views, and refined luxury. Award winning builder Peter Shipps has created a delightful environment in both communities, where the motto is ‘casual by design.' The Villas at Charleston Park are now beginning to sell Phase 2.

Cypress Falls at the Woodlands-Cypress Falls at the Woodlands is an upscale, resoCypress Falls, North Port, FLrt, gated 55+ community with so many amenities that you may find it difficult to make time for every available activity. Cypress Falls at The Woodlands is located in North Port, Florida, and is the sister neighborhood to Cedar Grove, the family section. A maintenance-free adult community for the active Baby Boomer, Cypress Falls at the Woodlands features a heated lap pool, tennis, and an internet café to stay in touch with family and friends.

Gran Paradiso-Gran Paradiso entranceGran Paradiso is a unique, Tuscan-inspired community in southwestern Florida, just three miles south of Jacaranda Boulevard in Venice, FL. This master-planned community is located on the northeast side of US 41, across from Island Walk, and next to Plantation Golf and Country Club. Gran Paradiso was designed and conceived in compliance with the Florida Green Built Standards. Each home exists in harmony with its natural surroundings. This amazing community offers every amenity and luxury - a resort style swimming pool, a huge clubhouse, media center and library, clay tennis courts, and a sauna and steam room. Wander the natural fitness trails that wind through the neighborhood, and enjoy the beautiful Florida greenery. Whether you love golf, swimming, hiking, fishing or bird watching, Gran Paradiso is close to all amenities and activities.

Heron Creek Golf & Country Club-Gated Community, Heron CreekHeron Creek and Heron Creek Golf and Country Club is located in North Port, FL and is country club living at its best. This master planned, gated community sits on a 676 acres, surrounded by natural tranquility, wildlife and serene views with 430 acres set aside as a protected preserve, ensuring that the Heron Creek community will always co-exist in harmony with nature. Drive your golf cart to grocery shopping, retail stores, medical facilities, fine dining, beauty salons and other services. The Heron Creek Golf and Country Club offers the perfect balance of privacy and modern conveniences.

Island Walk at the West Villages-Inside the welcoming confines of the Island Walk at thePedestrian Bridges West Villages community you will find a resort and fitness center, a heated lagoon pool and lap pool, eight lighted tennis courts and a tennis pavilion. Island Walk also features a boardwalk and lakeside gazebo. Friends gather to play basketball and bocce ball on the community courts. Residents enjoy a full range of activities, including aerobics, yoga, and invigorating massages.

Lakeside Plantation-If you are looking for a family friendly neighborhood with lots of room foPergola at LakesidePlantationr the children to run, play and ride their bikes, you will find it at Lakeside Plantation in North Port, FL. Commuters love this great community since enjoys the convenience of being in North Port, yet it is close to I-75, with quick access to Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda, Fort Myers, Tampa and Sarasota and where you will find additional services, entertainment and activities. Lovely Plantation Boulevard bisects of the community, enveloped by natural space and lush greenery. Children play on wide neighborhood streets with names like Pecan Drive, Scarlett Avenue and Cottonwood Lane.

Largo Preserve-If you seek a comfortable, carefree yet affordable community in Southwest Largo Preserve, North Port FL homesFlorida, Largo Preserve is the place for you. Situated between Sarasota and Fort Myers in North Port, FL, the new 36-acre townhouse community of Largo Preserve is just off I-75 and Toledo Blade Boulevard. Largo Preserve is under development but when complete, will have 483 Key West style townhomes. Largo Preserve is founded on quality and affordability with a laid-back Key West tropical style - two-story homes with three bedrooms, two and a half baths and one or two car garage - all for less than you might imagine possible. Each building will house either three or six units ranging from 1,400 to 1,900 square feet, with affordable prices and a community that rivals the best in the North Port area. Largo Preserve is focused on green building, and environmental harmony.

Sabal Trace Golf & Country Club-Sabal Trace actually is a series of communities Sabal Trace, North Port, FLlocated close to US 41 in North Port, Florida. This Southwest Florida development includes single family estate homes, condos and villas surrounding an established golf course. Sabal Trace is within walking distance of shopping, restaurants, and services. Residents are only 20 minutes from beaches in VeniceEnglewood and Punta Gorda.

Sabal Trace was North Port's first golf course community with oversized home sites and large houses, most of which were built in the 1980s.

Lennar Homes opened Villas of Sabal Trace in 2001, and most ho me sites are right on the golf course situated near a neighborhood lake. These maintenance-provided villas have spacious floor plans with two bedrooms, two baths and a den, screened lanais and two-car garages. This gated community has a clubhouse with a heated pool and fitness center. All of this luxury is very affordable for the North Port, Florida area. Phase 2 is under construction.

Talon Bay-Talon Bay is a Talon Bay, North Port, FLcommunity located in the Sarasota County city of North Port, Florida, and across from Warm Mineral Springs along some of the most pristine stretch of natural waterway in Florida. Talon Bay is a 101-acre, gated community adjacent to North Port with easy access to both Gulf beaches and I-75. Talon Bay contains six lakes and fifteen acres of natural preserve land which maximize the peaceful views and attract herons, egrets, osprey and other water birds.

Talon Bay is close to the Myakka River, and this quiet, upscale gated community offers plenty of amenities of its own - a lifestyle clubhouse featuring a summer kitchen catering area, a fitness center with a lagoon-style pool overlooking a sparkling lake. Other amenities include a park, playground, walking trails, tennis courts plus a canoe and kayak launch directly into Myakkahatchee Creek, sidewalks, street lights and underground utilities. The beautiful homes of Talon Bay are surrounded by lush landscaping and natural walkways with paved brick drives.

Roxanne & Shannon Moore are a mother-daughter team selling real estate in Charlotte and Sarasota Counties including-North Port, Port Charlotte, Englewood, Venice, Osprey, Nokomis, Sarasota, Punta Gorda and Boca Grande. To search the MLS or find a list of SW Florida communities, visit!

Comment balloon 0 commentsShannon Moore • June 10 2008 08:08PM