Quick Facts

Price Range
High $200s - Mid $400s
Home Types
Single-Family
Number of Homes
240
New/Resale
New And Resale Homes
Age Restrictions
55+
Gated
Yes
Construction Dates
2016 - Present
Builder
David Weekley Homes

Encore at Fishhawk Ranch Overview

Encore at Fishhawk Ranch is a 55+ community coming to the Tampa Bay area in Florida. This gated active adult neighborhood, located within the master-planned community of Fishhawk Ranch, is being developed by David Weekley Homes and consists of 240 single-family homes. Homebuyers enjoy the beautiful single-story designs and low-maintenance exteriors that cater to active adults in this welcoming environment. The community also has a private clubhouse full of world-class amenities for 55+ residents as well as a long list of social activities and an on-site activities director.

Located in Lithia, FL, active adults will enjoy everyday conveniences nearby such as shopping, dining, and attractions. Major roadways are close by so driving around town is a breeze, and Tampa is just 40 minutes away for additional entertainment and recreation. 

Encore at Fishhawk Ranch Amenities

The heart of this 55+ community is the Oasis Lifestyle Club, a 5,000 square-foot clubhouse exclusively for active adults. Residents have great indoor amenities such as a fitness center where they can use the latest cardiovascular and weight-training equipment to stay in shape, and an entertainment room where they can socialize with friends and family or watch the game on the big-screen T.V. A catering kitchen and bar are perfect for preparing a snack while hosting a small gathering with neighbors.

Outdoors, active adults have plenty of options for physical activity and social recreation as well. Homeowners can take a dip in the resort-style lap pool or lounge on the patio. A fire pit is the perfect spot to enjoy the sunset on a quiet evening. Neighbors can challenge each other to a friendly game on one of the many sports courts like pickleball, basketball, and bocce ball. The community is surrounded by beautiful parks and green spaces as well as walking and biking trails that keep residents active no matter what they are doing.

They also have access to select master-planned amenities in Fishhawk Ranch. The Lake House offers resort-style amenities such as a multi-purpose room, fitness center, hobby and game room, and a catering kitchen. When the grandkids come to visit, homeowners can take them to the Central Park swimming pool or the parks and playground. The Village Center is a retail area that comes in handy when going on a shopping spree. A dog park and 25-mile nature trail are also available in this scenic neighborhood.

Encore at Fishhawk Ranch Homes & Real Estate

David Weekley Homes began construction of Encore at Fishhawk Ranch in 2016 and built 240 homes. Active adults have plenty of floor plans to choose from that come in three unique collections: Classic Series, Tradition Series, and Signature Series. All homes offer single-story living, open layouts, spacious master suites, elegant designs, and plenty of options for customization. A monthly homeowners' association (HOA) fee takes care of lawn maintenance on all homes.

There are four distinct single-family floor plans within the Classic Series that range in size from 1,594 to 2,052 square feet. They have two bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. These thoughtfully designed single-story residences feature open layouts, luxurious fixtures, modern appliances and are built on 45-foot home sites.

Active adult buyers can choose from five floor plans within the Tradition Series. Single-family homes offer 2,052 to 2,598 square feet of living space with two bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two or three-car garage. Features include inviting living spaces, expanded outdoor living areas, open layouts, elegant fixtures, and modern finishes. These homes are on 50-foot home sites that provide a bit more space, perfect for entertaining guests.

The largest collection of single-family homes are in the Signature Series that are built on 55-foot home sites. These floor plans range in size from 2,170 to 2,721 square feet and have two bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. These homes feature open and bright layouts, expanded outdoor living areas, and alley-loaded garages.

Encore at Fishhawk Ranch Lifestyle

This vibrant atmosphere provides the social and active lifestyle 55+ homebuyers seek in an age-restricted community. Thanks to the HOA taking care of exterior home maintenance, residents have more time to pursue new hobbies and interests. An on-site activities director will be available to help organize and plan clubs, groups, and events for all residents to enjoy. Homeowners can mingle with neighbors at the clubhouse and build lifelong friendships. They can pick up a new hobby, participate in a card tournament, or start a club with other like-minded adults. Neighbors can join fitness groups or play bocce ball, pickleball, and basketball to stay active, or practice yoga poses on the event lawn. Active adults are sure to find something that sparks their interest in this welcoming neighborhood.

Surrounding Area

Ideally situated in the Tampa Bay area, residents enjoy a prime location that's close to major roads, shopping, entertainment, and dining options. Interstate 75, as well as Highway 301 and 41 are nearby for getting across town quickly. A few miles away are a Publix Super Market, Winn-Dixie, Goolsby Pointe Shopping Center, CVS Pharmacy, and a gas station. Golfers will love being just five minutes away from Ace Golf Course and outdoor enthusiasts will also enjoy having easy access to Boyette Springs Park.

Day trips to Tampa are convenient and can be reached in about 40 minutes. In Tampa, residents can visit the Florida Aquarium, Amalie Arena, and Tampa Convention Center. When the grandkids come to visit, homeowners can take them to the Glazer Children's Museum for an afternoon of fun activities. Medical facilities can also be found in Tampa General Hospital. For farther travel, Tampa International Airport is 44 minutes away. Encore at Fishhawk Ranch is the ideal active adult community that has plenty to offer 55+ homebuyers in the Central Gulf Coast.

Encore at Fishhawk Ranch Amenities

Residents of Encore at Fishhawk Ranch enjoy private amenities that include the following:

  • Oasis Lifestyle Club - 5,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Fitness Center
  • Entertainment Room
  • Catering Kitchen & Bar
  • Outdoor Resort-Style Lap Pool
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Fire Pit
  • Pickleball Courts
  • Bocce Ball Courts
  • Basketball Court
  • Event Lawn
  • Parks & Natural Space
  • Walking & Biking Trails

Fishhawk Ranch

Active adults also have access to the master-planned community amenities listed below.

  • Lake House
  • Fitness Center
  • Catering Kitchen
  • Multi-Purpose Room
  • Hobby & Game Room
  • Central Park Pools
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Outdoor Fire Pit
  • Parks & Natural Space
  • Dog Park
  • Playground for Grandkids
  • Village Center
  • 25-Mile Nature Trail

Encore at Fishhawk Ranch Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

There are plenty of activities available in Encore at Fishhawk Ranch. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Aerobics
  • Bocce Ball
  • Cards
  • Community Events
  • Cooking Demonstrations
  • Fitness Groups
  • Games
  • Global Wellness Day
  • Holiday Parties
  • Parties
  • Pickleball
  • Poolside Parties
  • Swimming
  • Wine Tastings
  • Yoga

Classic Series

Price Range: High $200s - High $300s

There are four distinct single-family floor plans within the Classic Series that range in size from 1,594 to 2,052 square feet. They have two bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. These thoughtfully-designed single-story residences feature open layouts, luxurious fixtures, modern appliances and are built on 45-foot home sites.

View Floorplans
Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Edmonson15942 + Den22
Vandalia16952 + Den22
Winthorne18262 + Den22
Theron20522 + Den2.52

Tradition Series

Price Range: Low $300s - Low $400s

Active adult buyers can choose from five thoughtfully-designed floor plans within the Tradition Series. Single-family homes offer 2,052 to 2,598 square feet of living space with two bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two or three-car garage. Features include inviting living spaces, expanded outdoor living areas, open layouts, elegant fixtures and modern finishes. These homes are on 50-foot home sites that provide a bit more space, perfect for entertaining guests.

View Floorplans
Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Hilson20522 + Den2.52
Rozella21092 + Den2.52
Frasier22212 + Den2.52
Lorenzo24322 + Den2.53
Ovilla25982 + Den2.52

Signature Series

Price Range: Mid $300s - Low $400s

The largest collection of single-family homes are in the Signature Series that are built on 55-foot home sites. These floor plans range in size from 2,170 to 2,721 square feet and have two bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. These homes feature open and bright layouts, expanded outdoor living areas, and alley-loaded garages.

View Floorplans
Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Lelawood21702 + Den2.52
Creekbank23982 + Den2.52
Riversound24542 + Den2.52
Edencrest26762 + Den2.52
Southwind27212 + Den2.52

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