Recreation, Shopping, Dining and Entertainment — New Homes in Lakeland Offer Access to it All

Posted: March 15, 2019 | Categories: Communities | Communities>Lakeside Preserve
By Highland Homes

Lakeside Preserve in LakelandUpdated August 25, 2020

Are you looking for a new home in Lakeland offering the best of Central Florida living — A beautiful (and convenient) location, an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, and luxurious new homes with modern layouts and sought-after features?

We welcome you to Lakeside Preserve, a gated community of luxurious new homes for sale in south Lakeland off Pipkin Road, convenient to entertainment, shopping, and major roadways. Whether you are employed in downtown Lakeland, the Tampa area, or east Polk County, it’s an ideal location to call home thanks to its close proximity to the Polk Parkway.

Shop More, Eat More

Lakeside Preserve is located just across the Parkway from popular Lakeside Village, an outdoor shopping center with plenty of retail and restaurants including stores such as Kirkland’s, Kohl’s, and Bed, Bath & Beyond, as well as delectable dining establishments like GrillSmith, Pizzeria Valdiano, and Abuelo’s.

Also nearby sits Merchants Walk, a shopping center with eateries such as Texas Roadhouse, Keke’s Breakfast Cafe, and Firehouse Subs, as well as retail therapy at popular shops including Marshalls, Ulta, Ross, and Hobby Lobby.

Life’s daily necessities are never far from home with both a Publix Super Market and Target just minutes away from your new home at Lakeside Preserve. In addition, you can quickly access a multitude of additional shopping and dining along nearby South Florida Avenue as well as in Downtown Lakeland, which is just five miles away from your new home.

Entertainment and Activities

From outdoor recreation to indoor activities for rainy afternoons, there are numerous options for entertainment available nearby. Golf enthusiasts will love the access to many courses in the area, such as the award-winning Cleveland Heights Golf Course, Grasslands Golf & Country Club, and The Club at Eaglebrooke.

Date night entertainment is also close to home. Catch a show at the Silver Moon Drive-in Theater, Cobb Lakeside 18 & IMAX Theatre, or Polk Theatre. The RP Funding Center, less than five miles away, is home to year-round events, shows, and concerts. Or, grab a drink at The Brass Tap at Lakeside Village, or Swan Brewing, Frescos, Revival, The Joinery, or Red Door Wine Market in the downtown area.

On beautiful days (which Florida has an abundance of), there are many recreation opportunities to get outside and run, walk, or play your way to your fitness goals. You won't even have to leave the neighborhood - Future amenities within Lakeside Preserve include a walking trail, along with covered pavilions, charcoal grills, and a fire pit for gathering with family, friends, and neighbors. Close to home, you will also find Peterson Park, with a beautiful boardwalk through the trees surrounding a small lake, and Loyce E. Harpe Park, with an abundance of athletic fields, a mountain biking trail, hiking trails, disc golf course, fishing, and Diogi Dog Park.

You’ll also love the nearby indoor recreation facilities including the Lakeland Family YMCA and the City of Lakeland’s Kelly Recreation Complex for recreational activities, sports and fitness classes.

Luxurious New Homes for Sale in Lakeland, FL

Westin model home in Lakeland at Lakeside PreserveLakeside Preserve is a gated community of luxurious new homes priced from the $270's. Here, you’ll enjoy privacy with home sites averaging 70 feet in width, while open space, ponds, and towering trees providing beautiful views and backyard privacy to select home sites. And, as we mentioned above, future community amenities create a park-like setting just steps from your front door!

These beautiful houses for sale in Lakeland offer 1,878 to 3,315 square feet of living space with desirable features such as open living space, a gourmet kitchen, and a spacious owner’s suite complete with a luxurious en-suite bath. With more than 10 unique home plans to choose from including three to six bedrooms, up to three-and-a-half bathrooms, a two and three-car garage and outdoor living space, you are sure to find the dream home layout you have been looking for.

Shelby model home in Lakeland, FL at Lakeside PreserveAnd, every home at Lakeside Preserve is built with luxurious features inside and out such as Samsung stainless steel appliances, 18-in. ceramic tile flooring, 36-in. staggered kitchen cabinets with crown moulding, 5-1/4-in. baseboards, decorative bathroom wall tile, and so much more. In addition, your new home includes energy-saving features such as LED recessed lighting, double-pane Low-E windows, and a 14 SEER heat pump with a programmable thermostat.

Perhaps best of all, when you build your dream home in Lakeland at Lakeside Preserve, you will work with a professional designer at the Highland Homes Personal Selection Studio to choose features and finishes to personalize your new home to meet your style and needs.

If you’re ready to own a new construction home in Lakeland, now is your opportunity! Contact our Lakeland New Home Specialists by calling 863-868-9408, emailing us, or visiting the model center showcasing two beautiful, professionally-designed model homes open daily!

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