Welcome to this super cute 2 bed, 2 bath home in Leesburg, Florida, that has a nice open concept with luxury vinyl plank flooring flowing from the great room to the dining room, kitchen bath & bedrooms! Additionally, the abundance of windows coupled with the thoughtful floor plan makes downsizing much more appealing! Built-in shelving throughout adds storage & nice places to display your memories & favorite things! A large enclosed sun porch spans the left side of the home and could easily add to your air-conditioned space! The bedrooms have double & walk-in closets as well as private access to their own bathroom. Perfect for a roommate situation!
The modest kitchen has white cabinets, a breakfast bar & a window over the sink. The flooring really sets the house off, the color is perfect! Outside just off the carport, you’ll find a workshop and laundry room. The owner recently added a concrete path so you can drive your golf cart all the way around to the covered patio! The beautiful lakeside foliage gives a pretty backdrop to a nice outdoor dinner with friends! The owner gave special attention to the landscape beds & the overall upkeep of both the exterior & interior! The home is simple, tidy & ready for immediate occupancy. All appliances convey.
Hawthorne feels like a nostalgic South Florida vacation resort! The lush tropical foliage & soaring pines gently blow in the wind as the warm breeze & sun’s rays touch the ground. No snow to shovel, just too many choices on your daily itinerary of things to do inside this gated lakeside haven! This friendly 55+ playground will make you want to be old enough to live here! They even have a courtesy bus that will pick you up & take you shopping for groceries!
Safety is front & center for the Hawthorne family. Monitored private entrances with bar codes, 24-hour access & routine patrol mean you can enjoy your slumber with your windows open on the cool autumn nights! Emergency alarm buttons in each home mean help is just minutes away! 3 Emergency response vehicles & 3 certified firefighters/EMTs are available ON SITE 24/7! These techs are dedicated solely to the community & included in your monthly maintenance fee!!!
After your morning walk or tending to your very own spot in the community vegetable & flower garden, take a dip in the 2 enclosed therapeutic pools or outdoor heated swimming pool! There’s even a men’s and women’s sauna! Seriously! Then you can grab your sunflower seeds & ball cap and meet on the field! Men’s and women’s softball team has an amazing field reminiscent of your childhood! There are also 24 lighted, tournament class shuffleboard courts, district 4 tennis courts, pickleball courts, bocce courts, and an 18-hole pitch & put course, or enjoy the fitness room, billiard room with 4 championship tables & card room for a game of bridge on the occasional rainy afternoons! There’s also a library with wifi in the sprawling clubhouse!
Another fantastic perk is the ability to store boats, trailers & recreational vehicles on-site! Speaking of boats, there are even 2 “dragon boats” for competitive or recreational use. A few add-ons available that are not included in your monthly fee are as follows: 120 boat slips-$27.50 covered, $50.00 covered, just $20 a YEAR dues for use of the 1,500 sq ft wood crafters shop & Tuesday Farmer’s Market. Last but not least, Hawthorne’s music venue brings artists from around the country! Music enthusiasts flock from around central Florida with a cost of anywhere from $15 per concert to just $50 per season!