If you're looking for an affordable home in the Live Oak or Wellborn area in Florida, then Sherwood Forest is the perfect place. Sherwood Forest is only minutes away from Interstate 10 and Interstate 75, granting it easy access to other neighboring cities such as Gainesville, Jacksonville, and Tallahassee. Live Oak is considered a part of the Lake City Micropolitan Area which is comprised of Five Points, Watertown, and Wellborn, as well as a few other unincorporated communities. Modern-day Live Oak started out as a part of the Seminole Native American settlement called Alligator Village, part of which became Lake City. In the early 1800s, the Seminole signed a treaty with the United States government giving up their rights to the land. After that, they moved to the banks of Peace Creek to a Seminole reservation. This region is known as “The Gateway To Florida” since Interstate 10 and Interstate 75 carry a large portion of tourism traffic through its borders. The primary economic base for this community includes tobacco, corn, peanuts, cotton, melons, timber, and pulpwood.
Sherwood Forest in Live Oak, Florida, boasts subtropical weather nearly year-round and has dozens of freshwater streams that are fed by underground springs. In addition to that, there are thousands of acres of natural green space encompassing the Sherwood Forest community, which provides residents living in Live Oak area numerous activities that include hiking, horseback riding, cycling, fishing, camping, swimming, boating, diving, and so much more. A perfect example is Alligator Lake Park located at 420 Southeast Alligator Glen right here in Lake City. The 1,000-acre recreation area has a playground, canoe launch, and walking trails, plus picnic shelters and fishing. Then you have Big Shoals State Park with a visitors center located at 11330 SE Co Road 135 in White Springs, featuring Limestone bluffs and the most prominent whitewater rapids in all of Florida. In addition to that, the park offers visitors 28 miles of nature and hiking trails, as well as freshwater fishing. Additionally, for your shopping and dining needs, there is the Lake City Mall located at 2469 West US Highway 90 in Lake City. The mall features JCPenney, TJ Maxx, Michaels, Buffalo Wild Wings, Starbucks, and Buffalo Wild Wings.
Real estate at Sherwood Forest in Live Oak, Florida, features single-family homes that include Ranch, Cottage, French Provincial, Mediterranean, Classical, European, among others. For the most part, they are built ranging in size from one bedroom, one bath, and 600 square feet to six bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 3,643 square feet. Homes for sale in Sherwood Forest are built with different kinds of architectural designs and offer various unique amenities including modern kitchens, stone fireplaces, jacuzzi jetted garden tubs, hardwood floors, atrium doors, stainless steel appliances, and much more. Furthermore, there are apartments and townhomes for sale in Sherwood Forest offering you a variety of special features as well. Additionally, you can find many lots for sale near the Sherwood Forest area that range in size from half an acre to 38 acres. For more information about properties for sale at Sherwood Forest in Live Oak, Florida, don't hesitate to contact us today for more information or to schedule a tour.