Sold – Elegant Longleaf Home for Sale
7588 SW 85th Drive
Gainesville FL 32608
Long work day? You’ll love coming home to this clean, well-maintained home.
As you enter the home there’s a cute front porch and large foyer where you can greet your guests.
Open layout of the kitchen/dining/living room doesn’t leave anyone out at night when it’s time to cook. The living room is spacious & has plenty of bright windows. Cherry-stained wood cabinets look elegant with the stainless steel appliances. Upgraded time backsplash & Corian counters are easy to clean. Grab a snack at the breakfast bar, or host a dinner party in the dining area.
Relax on the extended back screened porch as you watch birds come and go. Your fenced corner lot gives you that extra privacy you want, there isn’t even a neighbor on your backyard. This home is made for entertaining, with it’s open living space and large screened porch. Host a pool party this summer, your guests can come and go through the side gate and walk cross the street to Longleaf’s beach-entry pool. Grill out on the patio for the next Gator away game.
Master suite is at back of home. The large room has a great view of the back yard, and with a trey ceilings and a full master bath you can really call it a master suite. Master bath has a large jetted tub, separate shower, separate commode, and large walk-in closet.
Front bedroom can make a great office, it has a nice view of the trees in the front yard. It has a large walk-in closet. Second bedroom looks onto the side yard. They share a bathroom which is between them at the front of the home.
Don’t worry about spending your weekends on home maintenance. Longleaf is the perfect place to live for anyone who hates mowing their lawn, the HOA takes care of your front and side yard. This home has hardiboard siding meaning fewer headaches with long-term home maintenance.
There’s a side gate in the back yard for you to sneak off to the community enter across the way to enjoy a good work out in the gym or on the tennis courts, or relax in the beach-entry pool. Kiddie pool & playground, and basketball court are all waiting for you. Speaking of pools, there is plenty of room in the yard if you want to put in your own pool.
Longleaf is just off Archer Rd, minutes from shops, restaurants, retail, UF, Shands, VA, & more. You don’t have to go far to find everything.
Size 1,637 sqft living space
2,303 sqft under roof
Extended Screened Porch
Built in 2004
Electric heat & cool
2 car garage
City Water and Sewer
Perfect for anyone who hates mowing their lawn, busy professionals, residents and interns at Shands Hospital.
This is a stylish community of new homes in SW Gainesville. Take a stroll along the tree-lined sidewalks after dinner to enjoy the sunset. Sunbathe at the community pool on the weekend or let the kids enjoy the kiddie pool and playground. 24-hour fitness center, basketball courts.
The two builders, Robinshore and Tommy Williams are responsible for the success of Longleaf. They have done a great job caring about how the community will survive long after they have sold out. It is a classy looking community and these builders have taken extra care to provide privacy for each home owner. The interior floor plans vary from mid-size to large and are contemporary by design
Beach entry pool
HOA fee is $314.50/quarter
Located on SW Archer Road, you will have quick access to Gainesville’s major shopping centers, local and national restaurants, and upscale boutiques. Trader Joe’s, Publix, Best Buy, Target, and Lowe’s to name a few.
School InfoAlachua School Board Zoning Maps
History of Rankings
You can call The Zoning Office at (352) 955-7700 for more info about any school.
Oak Hall Private School
Where is it?
From Archer Road: Head SW on Archer Road past Tower Road and turn left (South) onto SW 88th Street. Take 3rd exit at roundabout onto SW 73rd Ave. Road turns and becomes SW 85th Drive. Home is on right at the corner of SW 85th Drive and SW 76th Place.
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