In between the housing communities of Reserve at Lake Butler Sound and Waterstone is the well-established hidden gem community of Sandy Shores. This neighborhood is located in the heart of Windermere along the southern shore of Lake Butler on Winter Garden Road and Sandy Shores Drive just northwest of Chase Road.
Sandy Shores is a private small community on the shores of one of the biggest lakes on the Butler Chain of Lakes. The Butler Chain of Lakes is known for its pristine gorgeous waters well maintained by the city of Windermere. Some say the Butler Chain has the best lakes in all of Florida. Residents of Sandy Shores benefit from direct access to Lake Butler via lake front properties or the canal that feeds into the lake.
There are only 13 homes in this small and quiet community built between the years of 1950 and 2004. Homes in this neighborhood vary greatly. All are custom built and range in size from a cozy 900 square feet to over 7000 square feet on large lots. Residents of Sandy Shores enjoy a quiet lifestyle with no home owners association which means no HOA dues to pay. There is one 3 bedroom one bathroom 1120 square feet lake front property currently for sale in this neighborhood for $629,000.
The town of Windermere is a highly sought after place to live. Windermere is best known for its location as an isthmus between the lakes of the Butler Chain. There is beautiful scenery and wonderful parks everywhere you look in Windermere. The downtown area of Windermere is small, historic, and picturesque. The town of Windermere prides itself on dedication to preservation of history and nature.
The schools of Windermere are some of the best in Florida. The public schools are part of the Orange County School District and receive consistent high ratings. Many families seek to move to Windermere for the educational benefit. Windermere also has world renowned private schools including Windermere Preparatory which is within walking distance of Sandy Shores.
Windermere is small and beautiful but is just minutes away from everything in the greater Orlando area including area theme parks such as Walt Disney World, Downtown Orlando, Mall of Millennia, Winter Garden Shopping Center, Restaurant Row, and Orlando International Airport.
Sandy Shores is a phenomenal community for those who enjoy privacy and seclusion with a view while still being very close to the big city. Contact us today to see the neighborhood of Sandy Shores. Image from listing in Sandy Shores