Just 45 minutes northwest of Orlando, Florida, Legacy of Leesburg is a tranquil 55+ community set in a secluded area of Lake County. This prime location offers residents quiet living with plenty of scenic beauty, as well as close proximity to many major attractions. On-site amenities and the nearby charm of Leesburg’s historic downtown area further support an active adult lifestyle.
Plenty of Leisure
Legacy of Leesburg’s Town Center clubhouse greets residents and visitors with lush palm trees, manicured lawns, and charming architecture which features a 35-foot clock tower. Indoors, the Town Center is an ideal place to visit with friends or take part in the community’s various social and recreational activities.
At Town Center, hobby and game rooms support numerous interests, including billiards, cards, computers, arts and crafts, sewing, and ceramics. A cozy library is a great place to curl up with a good book, while the spacious ballroom is ideal for many different community events.
Plenty of Exercise
Residents who are interested in staying fit will have many options at Legacy of Leesburg. The fitness center is well-equipped for cardiovascular and strength-training routines, while the aerobics studio offers plenty of room for fitness classes. Those who prefer to workout in the water can swim a few laps in the outdoor resort-style pool or sign up for water aerobics.
Additional outdoor recreations include a mix of sports courts, featuring activities like tennis, pickleball, bocce, and softball. Walking and biking trails wind through 275 acres of nature preserve areas along a beautiful stretch of the Palatlakaha River. Residents can also enjoy the lovely scenery from the clubhouse while they relax and socialize on the veranda.
Plenty of Homes
When it comes to residences, Legacy of Leesburg plans to offer nearly 1,000 single-family homes. Since breaking ground in 1996, several builders have contributed homes to the community, including Pringle Development. In 2011, Florida Leisure Communities purchased the community with plans to build the remaining 72 homes.
Homebuyers who prefer a new construction home can currently choose from 12 distinctive models, divided into two series. The Garden Series features three thoughtfully-designed floor plans ranging in size from 1,289 to 1,529 square feet. The Estate Series’ nine models are larger, with floor plans which range from 1,694 to 2,535 square feet.
Homebuyers also have the option of purchasing an available resale home. Built in various styles, the community’s existing homes include floor plans from 1,000 square feet up to spacious, 2,400 square-foot designs. Prime homesites may feature lovely views of open spaces, water or conservation areas.
With a secluded setting, local charm, and diverse amenities, Legacy of Leesburg is an intimate Florida community sure to appeal to many active adults.