Why Do People Live Here?
The Lake Asbury area is a little farther out compared to Fleming Island, but not so far away from other areas where you have to drive long distances to get to shopping centers, restaurants, schools and more. It has a small cozy kind of feel to it. Many military folks live in this area. It’s an easy jump to get to Highway 17 to go north to get to NAS JAX. It does not take long to get to St Augustine, maybe about 35-40 mins to get to downtown by taking the scenic route through the back roads of Clay County and St Johns County. See the map below.
Looking for a Home in Southbank in Lake Asbury?
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Southbank is a smaller neighborhood in the Lake Asbury area with around 93 homes. The first single family home in Southbank was built in 1998, the last home was built in 2007. Homes in Southbank start around 1800 square feet and go up to a little over 2800 square feet. In front of the neighborhood, you will see a beautiful gazebo, with a view of the pond. Nice place to take a break while on your neighborhood outing. Directly across the street is the Ronne Van Zant Park, where you can fish, play frisbee golf and more. The builder was Levo Construction. The Homeowner’s Association is managed by Awakenings Association Management Inc. Their phone number is 904-291-9598. Currently the HOA fees are $150 per year which covers pond, grounds and landscape maintenance, plus other admin fees.
What’s Going on Nearby Southbank in Lake Asbury?
There’s a lot going. If you want to go catch a movie, you can head over to Fleming Island and visit the Carmike 12 theater. If you haven’t filled up on popcorn and nachos, there are plenty of restaurants to choose from. La Nopalara, is a popular one, Chilli’s, Steak and Shake, Pita Pit, Bono’s BBQ and that’s just a small sampling of what’s available. If you love to take your boat or jet skis out, then you have about Boat Ramps in Clay County to choose from. Between those 4 boat ramps, you will enjoy views from Black Creek, Doctors Lake and the St Johns River. Right across the street form Russell Oaks is the Ronnie Van Zant Park. There you can enjoy fishing, trail riding/walking, basketball, volleyball, tennis, birthday parties and a huge jungle gym. If you want to stay a little closer, you can stop for some grub at Subway, Dick’s, Chinese or Zac’s pizza, which are located at the Asbury Commons Plaza where Winn Dixie is, on the corner of Henley and Sandridge.
If you buy a home in Southbank, the schools that your kids will attend, if they are going to public schools are, Lake Asbury Elementary, Lake Asbury Jr High and Clay High School. Always check the Clay County School Board transportation for any zoning changes that may affect your situation.
Now You Really Want To Find A Home Here, Right?
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