Cresswind at Victoria Gardens

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1001 Garden Club Drive, Deland, Florida 32724 -

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  • Builder:Kolter Homes
  • Price Range:$170000 - $470000
  • Home Type:
    Attached Villa, Single Family Home
  • Number of Homes:1070
  • New / Resale: Both
  • Age Restriction:55 & Better
  • Gated:Yes
  • Average Rating:
 
Additional Facts
  • Airport: 20.71 miles
  • Hospital: 6.55 miles
  • City:
    Deland
  • Home Exterior:

    Stucco, Siding
  • SF Range:

    1524 - 3326
  • Lawn Care: Included
  • Featured Amenity: Walking & Biking, Club House, Fitness Facility, Golf Course, Tennis Courts, Pickleball Courts, Outdoor Pool, Bocce Ball, Ballroom, Billiards, Card Room, Hobby & Crafts Room, Library, Computer Room, Horse Shoe Pits,

What is Unique about Cresswind at Victoria Gardens?

Described as a destination 55+ community situated between Orlando and Jacksonville Florida. It's a self contained resort style community with most everything residents need found on-site or close by. The community hosts a fabulous 20,000 SF Clubhouse which is the centerpiece of Cresswinds. Florida Hospital Deland Medical is situated directly across the street from the 55+ community. 

Life at Cresswind at Victoria Gardens 

Cresswind at Victoria Gardens is a lush retirement community for active adults 55 and above. Situated at Deland, Florida, it is the only 55+ community among four neighborhoods within Victoria Gardens. This resort-style vicinity is being built by Shea Homes and Kolter Homes although the first developer was The St. Joe Company. A collection of 360 home was built by The St. Joe Company multiple builders includng Arvida, Shea and Kolter homes will complete the planned 1,070 homes. This prominent community features desirable models of single-family and attached homes. Each house has a scenic view of its own. Picturesque views may include several lakes, natural preserves and walking and biking trails.

The Cresswind Clubhouse is home to countless social gatherings and activities. Residents enjoy their time learning new hobbies and participating in activities and entertainment held in this main hub. It is also a quick drive from the community to the New Smyrna Beach, downtown Deland and Orlando.

The center of all Cresswind community activities is the clubhouse. It covers 20,100 sq. ft. of space showcasing facilities free for the active adults of this posh neighborhood. There are several activity rooms where residents can spend time with friends. A modern fitness center is also here for the residents’ strength, weight and cardiovascular training. The magnificent Magnolia Ballroom simply stands on its own as a place for residents to attend, shows, concerts, plays and community meetings. 

Sports activities are also encouraged in Cresswind. There are Har-Tru tennis courts, bocce ball and pickle ball courts spread around the main clubhouse. Those who are into swimming can make use of the lap pool or take a break and relax at the spa. The 18-hole golf course is stretched out into the rolling mass of fairways and greens covering much of the 400 acres of preserved land. This is no wonder why this golf course is listed in the “Top 50 Public Courses in America.”

A full-time Lifestyle Activity Director oversees the activities and social calendar in Cresswind. He makes it a point to fill the activities slate with fun and enjoyable events and gatherings that will encourage the residents to join. Creative clubs are meant to bring out the artistic side of the members. These include Painting, Music, Arts and Crafts, Photography and Women’s and Men’s Club. The physically active adults can join the Victoria Park Bowling League among many other clubs and sports to keep themselves competitive and active. 

Cresswind at Victoria Gardens Homes and Real Estate

Cresswind at Victoria Gardens was constructed in the year 2001 by The St. Joe Company who built approximately 360 homes in the 55+ community. Upon completion, approximately  1,070  home sites will be completed within the community. Home buyers may choose from wide range of new and resale single-family and attached home models. Homes are constructed with environment-friendly materials and energy-saving elements.  There are 19 single-family and attached home styles within the 55+ community classified in six collections: Trellis, Vineyard, Vineyard Estate, Botanical and Floral.

Shea Homes has 3 collections – Trellis, Vineyard and Vineyard Estate. Trellis Collection has sizes from 1,430 sq. ft. to 1, 928 sq. ft while the Vineyard Collection is from 1,820 sq. ft. to 2,496 sq. ft. Both collections have 2-3 bedrooms (others with a choice of den), 2 baths and 2-car garage. The Vineyard Estate Collection is the biggest with the size of 2,618 sq. ft. to 3,236 sq. ft. Interested home buyers can choose from models having 2-3 bedrooms and a den, 2-3.5 baths and 2-3-car garage.

Kolter Homes owns Botanical Collection and Floral Collection. They have size from  1,524 sq. ft. to 1,639 sq. ft. and 1,820 sq. ft. to 2,020 sq. ft. respectively. Both collections have 2-3 bedrooms with an optional den, 2-2.5 baths and 2-car garage. The residents may enjoy the scenic views from lakes and other natural habitats right from their homes.

Cresswind at Victoria Gardens Area Attraction

Downtown Deland features ample historical venues. Just minutes away from Cresswind at Victoria Gardens you can find a wide variety of unique shops, fine restaurants and great shopping malls. Orlando is thirty minutes away from the community featuring world famous tourist spots. Who wouldn't enjoy a trip to Disney World?  Or take the grandkids to  Universal Studios and Sea World. Nearby Daytona Beach is home to motor sports activities like the NASCAR races.

 Aside from abundant entertainment venues, Daytona Beach is also proud of its lovely and most visited beaches  year round. A few steps away from Cresswind is Stetson University – a nationally ranked educational institution that provides quality learning for active adults who wish to continue their studies.

Industry Expert Review

Kolter, Arvida Homes and Shea Trilogy are all widely known for their experience in building quality homes and Active Adult Communities. The Golf Course designed by Ron Garl is a great and challenging course that residents can enjoy as often as they wish.  The smaller homes in the high $100's to Mid $200's are built by Kolter Homes with the larger homes from the mid $200' are built by Shea Homes. Located just off I-4 residents can easily get to Jacksonville or Orlando for entertainment or travel. Residents will find most of their conveniences along I-17 which is a short distance from the community.

The Community gets high marks for its quality amenities and golf course.

 

Amenities

  • Walking & Biking
  • Club House
  • Fitness Facility
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Courts
  • Pickleball Courts
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Bocce Ball
  • Ballroom
  • Billiards
  • Card Room
  • Hobby & Crafts Room
  • Library
  • Computer Room
  • Horse Shoe Pits
Year Build : 2001
Property/Community Type : Attached Villa
Size Of Community (Number of Units) : 1070
Club House : Yes
Garage : 2 Car
Maintenace Provided : No
Swimming Pool : Owned by Community
Fitness Facility : Owned by Community
Golf Facility(Within 10 Mile Radius) : Yes
Coastal Area(Within 10 Mile Radius) : No
Mountain/foot hills area(Within 10 Mile Radius) : No
Lake Property(Within 10 Mile Radius) : Yes
College Town(College or University Within 15 Mile Radius) : No
Fitness Facility(Within 2 Mile Radius) : Yes
Organized events onsite : Yes

Floor Plans

Floor plans

Bontanical Collection by Kolter Homes

Price Range: Low $100000 – High $250000

 
Name Square Feet Beds Baths Garage Floor Plan
Azela 1,524 2 + Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Jasmine 1,639 2 + Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
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Floral Collection by Kolter Homes

Price Range: Low $200000 – High $299000

 
Name Square Feet Beds Baths Garage Floor Plan
Ivy 1,820 2 + Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
Lily 1,932 2 + Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
Aster 2,020 3 2.5 2 Floor Plan View
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Trellis Collection by Shea Homes

Price Range: Low $150000 – High $199000

 
Name Square Feet Beds Baths Garage Floor Plan
Azalea 1,430 2 2 2 Floor Plan View
Hibiscus 1,554 2 2 2 Floor Plan View
Orchid 1,670 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Bougainvillea 1,773 2 + Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
Morning Glory 1,928 2 + Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
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Vineyards Collection by Shea Homes

Price Range: Low $199000 – High $299000

 
Name Square Feet Beds Baths Garage Floor Plan
Cabernet 1,820 2 2 2 Floor Plan View
Bordeaux 1,971 2 or 2 + Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
Shiraz 2,128 2 + Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Pinot 2,210 2 2 2 Floor Plan View
Chablis 2,496 2 + Den or 3 2.5 or 3 2.5 Floor Plan View
Floor plans

Vineyard Estates Collection by Shea Homes

Price Range: Low $200000 – High $399000

 
Name Square Feet Beds Baths Garage Floor Plan
Chianti 2,618 2 + Den or 3 2 or 3 2 Floor Plan View
Riesling 2,618 2 + Den or 4 2.5 or 3.5 2 or 3 Floor Plan View
Zinfandel 3,236 3 + Den 3 3 Floor Plan View

Lifestyle

A full-time Lifestyle Activity Director oversees the happenings in Cresswind. He makes it a point to fill the activities slate with fun and enjoyable events and gatherings that will encourage the residents to join. Creative clubs are meant to bring out the artistic side of the members. These include Painting, Music, Arts and Crafts, Photography and Women’s and Men’s Club. The physically active adults can join the Victoria Park Bowling League and see what they can still achieve at their prime age.

  • Red Hat Group
  • Men's Club
  • Women's Club
  • Book Club
  • Glee Club
  • Singles
  • Neighborhood Watch
  • Victoria Park Bowling League
  • Wii Players
  • Classical Music
  • Painting
  • Trail & Hiking
  • Table Tennis
  • Travel
  • Photography
  • The Club at Victoria Gardens
  • 18-Hole Victoria Golf Club
  • Club Cafe
  • Outdoor Pool with Lap Lanes & Spa
  • Poolside Cabana
  • Business Center
  • Har-Tru Tennis Courts
  • Event Lawn

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