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Riverwood Golf and Country Club
The Riverwood Golf and Country Club borders three miles of the Myakka River between Englewood and Port Charlotte in Southwest Florida. Just ten miles from I-75 and three miles from services, shopping, medical facilities and entertainment, Riverwood Golf and Country Club is within fifteen minutes of Gulf beaches. Riverwood is a 1,300 acre parcel of land in Port Charlotte. The Port Charlotte area has some of the best fishing and boating in Florida. Riverwood also maintains a private Beach Club is located on the Gulf of Mexico at Manasota Key, and is open to Riverwood residents only. If you love the beach, you will love this facility with grills, gated, paved parking, and lockers. Rounding out the amenities at Riverwood is the fitness center complete with cardio-weight training, a library and private meeting rooms, a state-of-the-art 12,000 square foot activity center with a full staff and a heated junior Olympic pool and spa with cabana. If you want more activities, you can hike on the walking paths, enjoy fishing and boating activities, watch the children at play on the private playground, play bocce ball, croquet, or tennis or express your artistic side in the craft room. The Riverwood golf course is on par with the best courses in Florida. This par 72 championship course was designed by Gene Bates. You can take lessons to improve your game, and practice on the putting green. Golf Digest Magazine gave the Riverwood course four and a half stars.
Riverwood Golf and Country Club is a gated, deed restricted golf course community with over 1200 home sites. It is secured by a guarded gate, and has wide sidewalks and ample street lights. A homeowners association manages the community, and provides meticulous landscape maintenance. Amble down the tree-lined streets, waving at neighbors as they pass. Dine at the Riverwood Grille for a delicious dinner or quick lunch and dance in the ballroom. Riverwood residents include young families, active adults and retirees. All enjoy the benefits of a maintenance-free environment. You can buy a single-family home, a carriage house, a twin villa, or an estate. The newest area of Riverwood is called Sawgrass Pointe. Here you can find the privacy you desire, with a home near a lake or nature preserve, fronted on water or the golf course.
Tammy Hayes, Realtor
Green Lion Realty, Port Charlotte, FL