Why Shearwater is Perfect for You

By Tenley Zeisel Imagine summer days filled with floating down a lazy bird river or kayaking on the beautiful Trout Creek. Better yet, picture yourself venturing out on your bike for miles of trails or enjoying a state-of-the-art fitness lodge. If nothing sounds better to you than living in a community filled with endless amenities in fast-growing St. Johns County, Shearwater could be a perfect community for you. With a combination of unique floor plans and architectural style along with world-class amenities, you can have it all in Shearwater.
The Community
Winner of two national awards, Shearwater is a master planned community of about 2,500 to 2,600 homes catered to promoting a healthy lifestyle. With more than 600 acres of preserved natural habitat, home buyers include outdoor enthusiasts, lovers of scenic beauty and active families. And because the community borders the Trout River and has easy access to the St. Johns River, residents can’t get enough of this gorgeous getaway they call home. Awards include the “Golden Nugget Award for Best Community Land Plan" and "Best Indoor/Outdoor Lifestyle" for a community. Shearwater is also conveniently located between Jacksonville and Historic St. Augustine with easy access to major highways. This means you’re never too far away from popular destinations like the beaches, PGA Hall of Fame or St. Augustine. And, if you have school-aged children, you’ll have access to its incredible A+ schools including an elementary school located right inside the community!
The Amenities
In this gorgeous master planned community, you won’t find a shortage of amenities the whole family can enjoy. Whether you’d like to relax in the resort-style lagoon or take in the scenic views of Trout Creek, Shearwater has an amazing array of healthy living activities. Its amenities include the following:
  •        Kayak Club
  •        Wi-Fi Cafe
  •        State-of-the-art Fitness Lodge
  •        4 Illuminated Har-Tru Clay Tennis Courts with Stadium Court
  •        Sports fields
  •        Resort Style Pool
  •        Multi-lane lap pool
  •        Winding lazy bird river, which is the largest in St. Johns County.
  •        "The Perch" a 3-story water slide tower, which is also the largest in St. Johns County.
  •        Community garden
  •        Two dog parks, one for small dogs and the other for large dogs.
  •        15 Miles of Trails
  •        Canoe/Kayak Launch at Trout Creek
  •        Planned Social Events with a Full-time Activities Director
The Homes
Dream Finders Homes offers incredible value in this community with homes starting at entry-level pricing. Home exteriors feature craftsman-inspired home designs including large front porches in Shearwater. Homebuyers also have the opportunity to enjoy covered lanais and choices of optional rooms like lofts, bedrooms, bathrooms and extended patios to best accommodate their family’s lifestyle.
The Dream Finders Homes Difference
Dream Finders Homes is dedicated to building quality construction at affordable pricing while also affording buyers flexibility in personalizing their home. This means we believe you should have the ability to put your stamp and style on your new home! You can personalize your home to your taste and truly ensure it’s built to fit your lifestyle. Whether you’re a first-time buyer or looking for a larger home or downsizing, Dream Finders has the perfect plan for you. It’s all about YOU!  If it’s important to you…it’s important to us! That is the Dream Finders difference.
Shearwater currently offers eight floor plans ranging from 1,862 to 2,845 square feet with prices starting in the high $200s. At Dream Finders Homes, we’re dedicated to giving buyers an opportunity to personalize their homes to fit their lifestyle. Cindy Walsh and Elizabeth Woodruff are currently selling in Shearwater at 92 Appian Avenue St. Augustine, FL 32092. If you’d like to start building your dream home in Shearwater, contact them today!

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