Walden Chase Homes For Sale
Residential in Walden Chase
Where is Walden Chase ?
Walden Chase is a well-established community. The builders first broke ground in 2001, and the residents of Ponte Vedra have proven time and time again that Walden Chase is a wonderful neighborhood for singles, retirees, and families alike.
When construction was finalized in 2006, these mid-size homes proudly boasted some of the most affordable prices in the area. With only 550 single-family homes, Walden Chase is has a neighborhood feel while still boasting extensive amenities. Its location is convenient to Jacksonville, St. Johns, St. Augustine, and the beaches.
What makes Walden Chase so Special?
With some of the larger communities nearby, Walden Chase is a relatively small and quiet neighborhood. And while many of those neighboring communities require high CDD fees for the use of their amenities, Walden can offer the same sorts of amenities with NO CDD fees and an HOA that doesn’t break the bank. Complete with its own swimming pool and children’s playground, residents can choose from homes with their own pools and yards or to use the community pool. Walking paths around ponds and other water features are perfect for the resident seeking “greener pastures.” A basketball court and tennis court rounds of the athletic amenities in Walden Chase! And the private clubhouse is available to residents to rent for parties and other get-togethers.
Because it’s a smaller community than those surrounding it, Walden Chase is often known as one of the most valuable neighborhoods to invest in! Home prices start in the early $300ks and it’s difficult to find a comparable home and amenity features in that price range in Ponte Vedra. And because homes were built by Mattamy and KB, you know the quality is intended to last a lifetime.
Where is Walden Chase?
Walden Chase is in Ponte Vedra in St. Johns County, Florida. Thanks to its close proximity to I95 and US1, it is only moments away from Jacksonville and the beaches! The Jacksonville International Airport is an easy trip as well.
Conveniently located at the corner of 210 and US1, you can easily access Walden Chase from I95 or 210, and of course easy ways in from the beaches and further south!
How about education in Walden Chase?
Walden Chase is located in St. Johns County, and that means A-rated schools. Whether you have little ones or grandchildren, you have a variety of top schools to choose from thanks to your new zip code! Palencia Elementary School, Valley Ridge Academy, Ponte Vedra High School, and Allen D Nease High School are all available to Walden Chase residents!
Things to do in and Near Walden Chase
The most exciting news near Walden Chase is the development of a brand new town center called Durbin Park in St. Johns. With Phase 1 of 3 under construction, Durbin Park at St. Johns will soon offer a brand new Walmart, Home Depot, Gate, Petco, Chase bank, and many of your favorite casual restaurants like Firehouse Subs, Tropical Smoothie Café, Your Pie Pizza, and Kazu Sushi. Surrounded by preserves and peppered with lakes (including one for fishing and boat sales), Durbin Park in St. Johns will have walking trails and entertainment, too! Nearly 20 upscale businesses will round out Phase 2, which will potentially include Jacksonville’s first Bass Pro Shops; and you’ll be a quick 5-minute drive away from everything!
If you’re a golfer, you’ll love the 3 golf courses within 10 minutes of your front door – St. Johns Golf and Country Club, Palm Valley Golf Club, and the well-known TPC Sawgrass! You can access the kayak launch onto the Intracoastal Waterway anytime, not to mention the gorgeous walking trails surrounding the launch. Like to swim? Try your backstroke with the Walden Chase swimming club! Or, try your hand at the basketball club if the land is more your speed. Walden Chase also offers a club unlike any other in Northeast Florida – The Adaptive Sports Club. If you’re one of our residents with special needs requiring a wheelchair or other adaptive tools, you’re invited to join the adaptive basketball or softball clubs!
Walden Chase Home Styles and Floor Plans
Since 2001, Walden has built quality homes thanks to KB and Mattamy builders. Prices range from the mid-$200’s to the $400’s, with a median price of about $300k. Homes range from 2-5 bedrooms and 2 to 4 bathrooms, most of which have an attached garage. You’ll find traditional layouts to the more popular open floor plans. With this much house, a lot of people consider Walden Chase to be a steal in Ponte Vedra!