Spruce Creek South Overview
Spruce Creek South in Summerfield, Florida is an intimate and private 55+ active adult community. This gated community is situated in the heart of central Florida just north of The Villages. Lovely large trees line the private roads of this quaint, folksy community situated among numerous thoroughbred horse farms.Spruce Creek South in Summerfield is located just off Highway 441/27, two miles from The Villages. Houses in Spruce Creek South sit on large, private lots and this community is golf cart accessible. Residents can take their golf carts into the plaza adjoining the community. On-site RV parking is also available in Spruce Creek South in Summerfield, FL.
Spruce Creek South Amenities
The 25,000 square-foot clubhouse at Spruce Creek South offers a fitness center, an assortment of hobby, game, and billiard rooms, and a ballroom for social events. A library is on hand as well. The spectacular 18-hole Links of Spruce Creek South golf course winds through the community and showcases mesmerizing vistas combined with beautiful water features. The golf club at Spruce Creek South has a fully stocked pro shop and a casual dining restaurant called "Bogies," where residents can enjoy a light breakfast menu, and regular lunch and dinner menus.
Golf is not the only outdoor activity at Spruce Creek South in Summerfield, FL. Residents can enjoy some friendly competition at the on-site volleyball, bocce ball, pickleball, and basketball courts, followed by some rest and relaxation in the large, heated outdoor pool and spa. Spruce Creek South also has two traveling teams, which compete with other nearby 55+ community softball and horseshoe teams.
Spruce Creek South Homes & Real Estate
Construction at Spruce Creek South in Summerfield started in 1989 and was completed in 1995. Sizes of these ranch homes start at a very cozy 820 square feet and go up to a comfortable 1,968 square feet. There are numerous different frame built single-family models for homebuyers to choose from on the resale market. All of the homes in Spruce Creek South sit on large, private 70' to 80' homesites of about one quarter acre or more. Many lots have large shade trees, and some of the homes have vaulted ceilings. Part of the community offers septic systems and part of the community is connected to a sewer system. Prices are very reasonable, as are the monthly association fees.
Spruce Creek South Lifestyle
There is a full-time activity director on hand and many clubs to join. Residents at Spruce Creek South can choose to be as involved as they like. Walking and biking trails and parks dot all of Spruce Creek South, and there are numerous rivers and lakes in the area for fishing and swimming enthusiasts. Golf is a major part of recreation at Spruce Creek South, but there are over 30 other clubs and activities that residents can participate in. Some of these are: billiards, bingo, computer club, book club, friendship club, cribbage and bridge clubs, dominoes, water aerobics, table tennis, dance clubs, bowling, and more.
The preferred mode of transportation for many residents of Spruce Creek South is golf carts. A pharmacy, bank, restaurant, Office Depot, McDonalds, doctor's offices and a few assorted shops are just a short golf cart ride away. Other than that, Spruce Creek South is within a three mile radius of several grocery stores, gas stations, restaurants, theaters, a hospital, and many more outlets that cater to daily needs. At nearby Silver Springs State Park in Ocala, residents can enjoy glass bottom boat rides.
Thirty minutes away there is a waterslide park which is open during the summer months. Orlando International Airport is a 75 minute drive away. In about an hour and a half driving time, Spruce Creek South residents can find themselves enjoying Disney Parks, Seaworld, Busch Gardens, Kennedy Space Center, or the Gulf of Mexico. Spruce Creek South is an amenity-filled community with plenty of social activities that's perfect for the 55+ homebuyer in Summerfield, FL.