What makes the gated 55+ community Cascades at World Golf Village unique is not just the two world-renowned golf courses on its grounds, but that the larger World Golf Village is home to the PGA Academy, the World Golf Hall of Fame, and Bill Murray’s famous Caddyshack restaurant. Active adult golf enthusiasts looking for homes for sale in the Jacksonville area should take a look at the lifestyle offered by Cascades at World Golf Village.
Amenities & Lifestyle
Residents of Cascades at World Golf Village have access to an Italianate-style 22,000-square-foot clubhouse. Some of the features include card rooms, a media center, fitness center, and an arts and crafts studio.
Residents enjoy the indoor and outdoor pools, hot tubs, tennis courts, bocce courts, and miles of walking and biking trails. The six lighted Har-Tru tennis courts have spectator seating so the whole community can enjoy the games. A full-time activities director coordinates numerous activities, social events, and clubs.
In keeping with the carefree lifestyle, the homeowners’ association fee includes all lawn care, lawn irrigation, alarm monitoring system, and satellite television. This ensures that homeowners can enjoy the manicured lawns and landscaping of a golf course community without all of the effort. These luxurious amenities and lifestyle options serve to complement the golf club feel of Cascades at World Golf Village.
Homes & Real Estate
Constructed from 2004 to 2015, the community switched from builder Levitt and Sons to Dockstreet Communities to finish the community with a total of 450 homes. Homes across over a dozen home models range from 1,613 to 2,520 square feet with two to four bedrooms plus a den, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.
Standard features include upgraded interior finishes, oversized two-car garages, and energy-saving packages. Many homes include cooling vaulted ceilings and sunny open porches and screened lanais. Master bathrooms have garden tubs and walk-in showers with seats. Many homes for sale reflect these sought-after features.
“The new owners’ approach has resulted in a noticeably strong increase in sales over the past year, which bears out the fact that there is a need and desire for well-designed and managed adult communities,” said Toni Randall, local real estate agent.
Residents of Cascades at World Golf Village enjoy Florida’s subtropic temperatures. In the Florida climate, summers are hot and winter cold snaps are short-lived, making it an ideal climate to enjoy the 72 golf courses in the area. The city of Jacksonville is just 30 miles away via Interstate-95. Jacksonville’s park system offers access to swimming, boating, fishing, surfing, sailing, jet skiing, and waterskiing. It has numerous parks and gardens, with an emphasis on mature trees.
The city also has a lively theater district and a dozen festivals throughout the year. There are numerous shopping venues, major sports events, and museums. The relaxing beaches are only minutes away in St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, and Amelia Island. Other places to explore include the historic sites in St. Augustine and the Intracoastal Waterway.
Residents of Cascades at World Golf Village might find it hard to leave their dream community. But if they do, they will find the many sports and cultural opportunities in Jacksonville and the Atlantic beaches awaiting them.