The inviting lakes of Central Florida set the scene for the gated 55+ community of Lake Ashton. Residents of Lake Ashton can view adjacent Lake Wales from the outdoor swimming pool and the two 18-hole championship golf courses. Another dozen lakes cross the landscape as residents travel just over three miles to visit the famous Cypress Gardens.
Continue along fast highway 27 to nearby Orlando, Disney World, Universal Studios, Sea World, or the coastline attractions of the Kennedy Space Center, Busch Gardens, and the beaches of Tampa and Daytona. Active adult homebuyers looking for homes for sale in Central Florida will appreciate the convenient location and luxurious amenities of Lake Ashton.
The resort-style amenities at Lake Ashton start in the community's 26,000-square foot clubhouse and 30,000-square-foot health and fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment, exercise classes, and an Olympic-size indoor swimming pool.
Whether it is a couple’s night out or a visit from the kids, residents of Lake Ashton have access to a movie screening room, a four-lane bowling alley, and a grand ballroom for entertainment and dancing. They can delight in drinks at the Eagle’s Nest Sports Pub or dinner at the Ashton Grill.
Outdoors, residents can access lighted tennis courts, golf courses, and a fully appointed pro shop with a full-time golf pro. The full-time activities director oversees arts and crafts activities like painting, pottery, scrapbooking, woodworking, and cooking. A large variety of clubs are offered, such as Red Hats, camera, book, computer, and more.
Lake Ashton Homes & Real Estate
Builder CRF Construction began the community in 2004, which will contain 1,600 homes upon completion. Lake Ashton currently includes new and resale homes for sale. Homes range from 1,094 to 2,521 square feet with two or three bedrooms plus den, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and one to two-and-a-half car garages. Design consultants help owners create their own personalized dream home from a selection of over three dozen home models.
“It’s easy to get people to fall in love with the area, with its central location near Disney,” said Susan Melton, local real estate agent, who is herself enjoying the active adult lifestyle in her retirement.
Active adults will find it easy to enjoy the sunny Florida days in Lake Ashton. In addition to all the major popular parks, lakes, gardens, and other attractions within an hour’s drive, residents can enjoy fishing or boating in their own backyard.
Lake Ashton has a convenient boat launch ramp and dock with slips for boat owners. People can stay healthy with swimming, using the exercise machines, playing a round of golf, playing a game of tennis or bowling, running the indoor track, or walking the trails, all without leaving the grounds.