If you’re looking for a villa in one of Saint Augustine’s most popular 55+ communities, don’t waste any time. New construction homes at Bridge Bay at Bannon Lakes are almost sold out. Only a few sites remain to build the Cressida model for a price tag that starts in the upper $200s. It’s a unique opportunity to settle into a boutique community with only 167 homes.
St. Augustine Homes for Sale
Part of the Bannon Lakes master-planned community, Bridge Bay is close to the World Golf Village and offers easy access to Interstate 95 and U.S. Highway 1. The highly desirable Saint Augustine location puts homeowners close to the beach, fine dining and shopping, and historical sites like the Castillo de San Marcos and Fort Matanzas National Monument.
Bridge Bay at Bannon Lakes is a community of single-family homes and attached villas. The Cressida model is an attached home with a 1,547-square-foot floor plan. It has two or three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.
The owner’s suite includes a walk-in closet and a bathroom with double sinks and a linen closet. The kitchen is open and includes a cafe seating space and a center island. The large gathering room leads to an outdoor lanai. A separate laundry room is right off the garage entryway, and the formal foyer is accessed through a covered porch at the front door. A flex space can be used as a den, a home office, or even a third bedroom.
Single-family new construction homes are sold out. They’re available in three models, ranging from 1,671 to 1,968 square feet with two to five bedrooms, two or three bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. Models are Abbeyville, Summerwood, and Martin Ray.
Bridge Bay at Bannon Lakes Amenities
The Bannon Lakes clubhouse is 4,000 square feet, and it offers plenty of space for club meetings, activities, and social events. There's also a fitness center and a large outdoor pool with plenty of patio space. Residents have access to tennis courts and pickleball courts as well as a half-basketball court. There’s an event lawn, a dog park, and plenty of scenic walking and biking paths throughout the community. Homeowners can also use the kayak launch.
There’s no need to worry about keeping up with the lawn because that service is provided by the homeowners' association (HOA).
Living in St. Augustine, FL
Saint Augustine is known as America’s oldest city. It provides a sense of leisure and culture, offering everything people love about living in Florida without the crowds and traffic that’s often found in Southern Florida cities. Jacksonville International Airport is less than an hour away and it’s easy to visit nearby cities like Tallahassee, Gainesville, Orlando, and Tampa.
Some of the best beaches in Saint Augustine include Vilano Beach, Crescent Beach, and Ponte Vedra Beach. Anastasia State Park offers swimming, surfing, fishing, as well as sand dunes and tidal marshes. Local golf courses include Marsh Creek Country Club, St. Augustine Shores Club, and Royal St. Augustine Golf and Country Club.