Everything You Need to Know About Living at Astonia in Davenport

Posted: November 7, 2023 | Categories: Communities | Communities>Astonia
By Highland Homes

Updated on December 21, 2023: This story was originally published on September 16, 2021, and has been updated with new information.

Are you looking for a new home in Orlando's suburbs that is priced for your budget, situated among beautifully landscaped open spaces, and just a short drive from attractions?

Your search is over! Welcome to Astonia, a popular community of new construction homes in Davenport, FL. In this article, learn everything you need to know about this neighborhood featuring beautiful homes, nature-inspired design, and resort-style amenities. Let’s get started!

Davenport’s Premier New Address

Gathering room in the Serendipity model home in Davenport, FL

Who doesn't love that new car smell?! One of the biggest perks of living in Astonia is everything is shiny and new, from the amenities that opened in the summer of 2023, to your home itself! The benefits of a new construction home range from modern design and state-of-the-art materials, to lower maintenance costs and warranty protection. Best of all, your home's history starts with you.

Let's learn more about the homes and community benefits at Astonia!

Beautiful Homes Designed for Your Life

Kitchen in the Highland Homes at Astonia model home in Davenport, FL

Not every home buyer is looking for the same thing. That's why we offer more than ten unique home plans for you to choose from at Astonia providing 3 to 6 bedrooms housed within 1,479 to 3,162 square feet of living space and equipped with the features you have been looking for such as an open-concept living area, flexible-use rooms, and outdoor living space. Choose from both one and two-story designs, with select homes offering optional bedrooms or even an in-law suite to suit multi-generational households.

Two model homes are open to tour at Astonia, showcasing the budget-friendly, 3-bedroom, 1,479 sq. ft. Amaryllis and the spacious, 2,029 sq. ft., open-layout Shelby, available in 3 and 4-bedroom configurations. Each of these models showcases some of the high-quality features included in every home we build at Astonia, with the Shelby also displaying a few luxurious design upgrades.

A new construction home in Davenport, FL at Astonia

In addition to beautiful interiors, our homes at Astonia provide desirable outdoor living space, with most homes coming with a covered lanai on the back of the home, and some homes including a front porch, as well.

Speaking of the outdoors…

Surround Yourself with the Beauty of Nature

Aerial of natural areas and new homes at Astonia in Dav\enport

One of the unique features of this community is its serene, nature-inspired design. When you live in Astonia, you will find homes situated amongst natural amenities:

  • Peaceful ponds
  • Manicured open spaces
  • Wetland conservation areas
  • Trees rustling in the wind

Select homes are situated directly adjacent to these common areas, providing exclusive backyard privacy with stunning nature views!  

Indulge in Resort-Style Community Amenities

Amenities at Astonia Davenport new home community

Splash in a refreshing swimming pool on a hot summer day then rest under the cooling shade of a breezy cabana. 

As the afternoon sun begins to slowly drift low in the sky, let the kids blow off some steam at the fun-filled playground and run free in the wide-open play area. 

Doesn’t that sound like a wonderful, relaxing day? Several resort-style amenities recently opened at Astonia for your everyday enjoyment, including a:

  • Swimming pool
  • Cabana
  • Playground
  • Open play area
  • Dog park

Does this peak your interest? Wait, it gets even better. It’s time to talk about this neighborhood’s highly-coveted location and everything you are sure to love about living in Davenport, Florida.

Unbeatable Location

When searching for your new home, the location is most likely high on your checklist. 

Whether you are searching for a new home convenient to highways and employment, shopping and dining, or schools and daily necessities, new homes in Davenport, FL at Astonia are close to it all!

Located off Ernie Caldwell Boulevard, Astonia is just around the bend from Posner Park shopping center and minutes from major roadways such as US Highway 17-92 (1.6 miles from your front door), US-27 (3.3 miles), and I-4 (4 miles away).

Explore the Growing City of Davenport

While highways will easily transport you to destinations in Orlando, Lakeland-Winter Haven, and Tampa Bay, Davenport itself has plenty to offer:

  • True Blue Winery - Taste their magnificent collection of Florida wines (yes, Florida wines!) at this local winery
  • Lake Davenport - Go fishing or hiking around the lake and enjoy a day in the outdoors.
  • Providence Golf Club -  Play a round of golf and hit a hole-in-one on Providence’s 18-hole manicured greens.
  • TheatreWorks Florida Theatre -  Enjoy an exciting play put on by local performers and actors.
  • Webbs Candy Factory -  Feel like a kid in a candy shop and indulge in hand-made sweets at this local favorite candy factory.

And that’s just the tip of the iceberg! Keep reading to learn about more destinations and conveniences close to home when you live at Astonia.

Shopping, Dining, and Grocery Conveniences

Photo by Gary Barnes from Pexels

Someone put the milk carton back in the fridge, empty. No worries - running out of milk is never an emergency with multiple grocery stores just minutes from Astonia including Target Grocery (3.7 miles), Publix Super Market at Loughman Crossing (4.1 miles), and ALDI (5.5 miles).

When you're ready for some retail therapy, you're sure to find what you're looking for at:

  • Posner Park shopping mall, 3.5 miles from home;
  • The Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets, a short 17-mile drive;
  • The Orlando International Premium Outlets, 23 miles away;
  • The Florida Mall in Orlando, 26 miles from home.

You will also find dining and entertainment at Posner Park, whether you are looking for a quick cup at Starbucks, a sit-down meal at Honey's Bee Bee Que or First Watch, or to catch the game with refreshments at Davenport's Ale House. For a night out, the Cinepolis Luxury Cinemas IMAX Movie Theater provides an upscale movie experience with food and drinks.

Around town, you can also sink your teeth into local favorite dining spots such as Ovation Bistro & Bar, Manny’s Chophouse, the Hungry Crab, and the Davenport Diner. In addition, homes at Astonia are just 10 minutes from dining options in Champions Gate, 20 minutes from Celebration, and less than 30 minutes from dining, shopping, and nightlife at Disney Springs.

Speaking of Disney...

Convenient to Orlando Attractions

Homes in Davenport are near excitement at Walt Disney World Resort

Since Astonia is so near US-27 and I-4, living in this Davenport new home community means living a vacation lifestyle every day! People travel thousands of miles to visit Orlando theme parks and attractions, yet you can get there in just minutes:

  • Old Town Kissimmee (12.8 miles)
  • Walt Disney World (14 miles)
  • SeaWorld Orlando (19 miles)
  • ICON Park and I-Drive (21.7 miles)
  • Universal Orlando Resort (22 miles)

Whether you work in the attractions industry or enjoy spending your evenings and weekends immersed in the wonderful worlds at these theme parks, you will love living so close by in Davenport.

Downtown Orlando (and Beyond)

And it's not just attractions you are convenient to - Downtown Orlando is located just 30 miles from your new home at Astonia. With a booming downtown business district, plentiful parks, and unique nightlife and cultural venues, Orlando isn't just for theme park enthusiasts. Locals love Downtown Orlando destinations such as:

  • Lake Eola Park, home to art shows, cultural festivals, and swan-shaped paddleboats
  • Nightlife in the Church Street Station and Wall St. Plaza areas
  • Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing arts, where you can catch a concert, enjoy a festival, or even take in a Broadway show
  • Sports entertainment at the Amway Center and Exploria Stadium
Farmers market at Lake Eola
Farmers market at Lake Eola in Downtown Orlando


In addition, Downtown Orlando restaurants provide dining options for any palate, and entertainment venues host shows for any taste from comedy and open mic nights to music and cultural festivals.

Ready to travel to destinations afar? Great news - new homes at Astonia are just a 32-mile drive from the Orlando International Airport.

Health and Wellness Close to Home

No matter your health needs, Astonia is convenient to medical centers to aid in your health and wellness:

  • AdventHealth Heart of Florida Hospital (6.5 miles)
  • Bond Clinic Davenport (7.1 miles)
  • BayCare Urgent Care (8.7 miles)
  • Winter Haven Hospital (19 miles)
  • Orlando VA Medical Center (29 miles)

You can also rest assured that your furry family members will receive top care with multiple veterinary clinics located in Davenport.

Love Life in Your Davenport New Home

New construction homes in Astonia community Davenport, FL

Living in a peaceful setting, surrounded by nature, yet close to it all? As you can see, living at Astonia has a lot to offer, from nature-inspired community design to resort-style amenities to a great location.

So, how can you become a homeowner in this fantastic neighborhood and start living your best life in your brand-new dream home? Easy - Homes are available now in Phases 2 and 3, with opportunities for both a quick move-in or to build your personalized dream home from the ground up! Preview available homes at Astonia and call or email us to connect with a Davenport New Home Specialist for VIP assistance with finding your dream home!

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