Windermere Area

Windermere, Florida is a Place for the Quaint of Heart

If you love the thought of living in a charming town where you can enjoy a stroll down Main Street, visit the Town Square, join the Garden Club, have family picnics and visit with your friendly neighbors, then Windermere, Florida is the place for you. Nestled among the stunning Butler Chain of Lakes is what inspires people to refer to it as “Town Among the Lakes.” Many poems have even been written about this majestic town with its comforting views of the water, gentle breezes, the tree canopies formed from moss-draped oaks and gorgeous sunsets that seem to shine right on top of the water.

Reminisce of Days Gone By at the Downtown Business District

You will enjoy the downtown business district when you become an owner of Windermere, FL property. By owning real estate in this quaint town, you can benefit daily from the businesses, recreational activities and more offered in the downtown area. Conveniences for your pleasure include:

• 3 blocks of specialty shops
• Local ice cream parlor
• Volleyball court
• Basketball courts
• Tennis courts
• Town Hall (originally the Woman’s Clubhouse at Fernwood Park used for the Garden Club, local affairs and parties)
• Franklin W Chase Memorial Library (named for the area’s generous citrus-growing Chase family)
• Parks and Playgrounds for walking, playing Frisbee, relaxing with a book, jogging, biking or just having a picnic
• Butler Chain of Lakes for fishing, swimming and boating and offers a dock

Fantastic Amenities in Surrounding Areas for Windermere Residents to Enjoy

Windermere real estate is located in a wonderful area because there are not only so many things to do in town, but there are many options around the area as well. Opportunities in close proximity to Windermere include:

• Isleworth Golf and Country Club Community
• Bay Hill Community for Jack Nicklaus championship golf
• Dr Phillips area for fantastic shopping and dining
• Winter Garden with the Winter Garden Village at Fowler Groves for great shopping and the Stoneybrook West Golf Community

Individual Neighborhoods Within the Windermere, FL Community

If you are relocating to the area or just looking for a new Florida residence, there are plenty of home options in Windermere real estate to suit any taste. From townhomes and condos to executive homes, golf-frontage homes, lakefront estates and multi-million dollar mansions, there is something for every budget. The gated and non-gated Windermere neighborhoods include:

Butler Bay (golf community with Windermere Country Club) - mid $600,000 – mid $1,000,000
o Offers single family homes from 3000-6000 sq ft
o Golf, tennis courts, swimming pool
o Recreation building

Chaine Du Lac (exclusive gated community) - $1,200,000 - $6,000,000
o Offers 50 estate homes from 3000-12,000+ sq ft, some lakefront on Lake Butler
o Beautiful botanical gardens leading up to the private gates

Glenmuir (gated community) – low $200,000 – low $500,000
o Offers approximately 250 single family homes with tile roofing from 2000-3500 sq ft
o Community park with playground, BBQ area, picnic tables, volleyball and tennis courts
o Some homes offer pond views

Isles of Windermere (home lots are over ½ an acre or more) – start in upper $400,000’s
o Offers 13 single family homes from 2400-4000 sq ft
o Some homes have lake views of Lake Buynak

Keenes Pointe (golf community) – low $400,000 - $5,000,000+
o Offers 1,000+ single family homes from 2000-10,000+ sq ft
o Lake Tibet-Butler and Lake Burden
o Private Golden Bear Club
o Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course
o Nature trails and preserves
o Community boat ramp and fishing pier
o Clubhouse with restaurant
o Playgrounds
o Community pool

Lakes of Windermere – (Views of Big lake Sawyer) $195,000 - $1,000,000+
o Offers approximately 200 single family homes from 2000-4000 sq ft
o Community swimming pool
o Tennis courts
o Playground
o Park
o Fishing pier

Magnolia Park (gated neighborhood) $500,000+
o Offers 32 single family homes on half acre+ lots from 2000-5000 sq ft
o Close to major highways
o Winter Garden Village at Fowlers Grove nearby

Providence (Views of Little Lake Sawyer) mid $200,000 - $900,000
o Offers approximately 230 single family homes from 2000-5000 sq ft
o Some lakefront homes
o Community swimming pool
o Playground

Reserve at Lake Butler Sound (Staffed, gated community with waterscape entrance) Upper $500,000 - $8,000,000+
o Offers over 200 single family homes from 3000-10,000+ sq ft
o Lakeside gazebo
o Views of Lake Butler
o Lakefront estates
o English Garden Parks

Tildens Grove (gated community) low $600,000 - $2,000,000+
o Offers 145 semi-custom and custom built single family homes from 3100-7000+ sq ft
o Lake William Davis
o Playgrounds
o Picnic areas
o Tennis courts

Tuscany Ridge (gated community) low $600,000 - $1,500,000
o Offers 90 executive estate homes from 3000 – 5500 sq ft
o Tennis courts
o Playground
o Close to top rated schools

Waterford Pointe (Guard gated community) $700,000 - $2,000,000
o Offers 80 Custom single family homes and executive estates from 3000-6000+ sq ft
o Playground
o Park
o Boat Ramp
o Fishing Pier
o Tennis Courts

Westover Club (gated community) upper $300,000 - $500,000+
o Offers 160 single family homes from 2500-4000+ sq ft
o Tennis courts
o Playground
o Near top rated schools
o Close to “Restaurant Row”

Westover Reserve (gated community on over a quarter acre lots) $600,000-$800,000
o Offers 100 single family estate homes from 3000-4500+ sq ft
o Tennis courts
o Playground
o Near top rated schools
o Convenient to shopping and “Restaurant Row” dining options

Many Options to Choose from Make Windermere Ideal

No matter what your budget or specific size needs, you will find what you are looking for in Windermere real estate. The options for types of property in the Windermere area are abundant. My name is Helen Thompson, an experienced Orlando area real estate agent, and I will assist you through the entire home buying process to make it as stress-free as possible. We will discuss your specific criteria and I will search the Florida MLS to find you the best properties to fit your needs.

Contact me, REALTOR Helen Thompson, today and we’ll get started on your search.


$479,000 - $4,000,000

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