Sun City Texas Offers Resort-Style Active Adult Living

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Only a short drive from Austin, in Georgetown, Texas, Sun City Texas offers plans for approximately 7,500 elegant single-family homes spread across 5,300 acres of landscaped grounds. Resort-style amenities include spacious clubhouses, outdoor recreations, and three 18-hole championship golf courses. Classes, clubs and special events round out the social calendar, supporting a healthy, active lifestyle for residents age 55 and older.

Sun City Texas was opened by Del Webb in 1995 and is continuing to develop with a variety of beautiful homes in both attached and single-home designs. The lovely Texas setting offers warm weather, a low cost of living, and easy access to urban attractions in downtown Austin. Closer to home, Lake Georgetown provides water recreations, like fishing and boating, while retail centers have many shops and restaurants.

Many Amenities

Within Sun City Texas, multiple clubhouses offer an array of resort-style amenities. The spacious Village Center serves as the center of social and recreational activity. Residents can pursue creative hobbies in arts and crafts studios, take part in special-interest club meetings, enjoy friendly competition with billiards or cards, or gather for events in the multipurpose ballroom. They can also share a friendly meal at Sparky’s neighborhood restaurant.

The state-of-the-art fitness center makes it easy for residents to stay in shape with cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, an indoor walking track, and an indoor lap pool. Aerobics and dance studios offer several group fitness classes, including popular activities such as yoga and Pilates.

Outdoors, recreations include sports courts for tennis, pickleball, bocce, horseshoes, and shuffleboard, as well as a softball field, a fishing lake and gardening plots. Nine miles of walking and biking trails wind throughout the community, while the 5,000 square-foot Legacy Hills Pavilion overlooks scenic Berry Creek Lake.

So Much Golf

Resident golfers will love the three 18-hole championship golf courses, Legacy Hills, White Wing, and Cowan Creek. Each of these courses offers its own challenges for unique, exciting play. Legacy Hills, designed by Billy Casper and Greg Nash, is considered one of the best golf courses in Texas.

Lots of Residences

When it comes to homes, Sun City Texas includes a diverse mix of homes in a wide range of styles and sizes. Duplex cottages, now available for resale only, offer low-maintenance living with included lawn care and exterior maintenance. They each have two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and a two-car garage. Single-family designs, available on both a resale and new construction basis, range from 910 to over 3,000 square feet. Most of these homes have two or three bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

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