Heritage Isle A premier 55+ Adult Community
Heritage Isle is an award-winning, active adult community (55-plus) ideally situated on 478 manicured acres in Viera. Established in 2003, Heritage Isle is comprised of several pristine developments trimmed with picturesque light posts and bridges, verdant landscape and roads that connect the communities at Legacy Boulevard.
Recognized for its charming appeal, Heritage Isle embodies everything that those seeking the 'good life' desire --beautiful housing, a great, central location, and a list of activities and entertainment to fill the days and nights. In 2005, Heritage Isle was voted the "Best 55+ community in Brevard County" by Florida Today readers, and was also the recipient of the Innovation Award from the National Association of Home Builders. In 2007, Where to Retire magazine listed Heritage Isle as one of America's best master-planned communities.
The community of Heritage Isle showcases an impressive collection of homes built by Lennar Homes, Burgoon Berger and Tiffany Homes. Lennar is the principal homebuilder at Heritage Isle. From new townhomes to single family homes to vacation retreats, the Lennar name is continually sought after by buyers, especially since their Everything's Included Homes --which incorporates thousands of dollars in opulent features and upgrades at no additional charge-- hit the market. Burgoon Berger offers semi-custom single family homes with the option of one or two story floor plans and high-end alternatives. Additionally, a small number of resale duplexes originally built by Tiffany, ranging in size from 1,600-2,000 square feet, are also onsite.
The housing options at Heritage Isle satisfy a variety of discerning preferences. Ranging from 1,194 to 3,188 square feet, Heritage Isle has condominiums, villas and duplexes as well as manor and estate-sized single family homes. For those seeking maintenance-free living, a condo is a wonderful choice. Prospective residents can choose between two or three bedrooms within multi-storied condos with square footage in the 1,194-1,408 range. Every condo boasts two bathrooms, covered parking, elevators, and screened in patios with stunning views of the lush, undulating golf course across the way.
Duplexes are another excellent option. The beautifully crafted two bedroom / two bathroom duplexes (1,470 -1,570 square feet) feature a flex room and one-car garage. As for the homes, they come in two styles: manor and estate. The manor homes start at 1,577 square feet and boast 3-4 bedrooms / 2-3 baths, two-car garages and screened in patios. Estate homes tout the same features as manor homes, but also offer three-car garage options and are built as large as 3,188 square feet. Fireplaces, swimming pools and other additions are available for inclusion in these semi-custom homes. Prices begin at $150,000 to $500,000.
At the epicenter of the community is the Heritage Isle Club. The expansive 21,000 square foot clubhouse boasts a plethora of indoor and outdoor amenities for residents to enjoy. The 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness center features cardio and strength-training machines and weights to assist with good health and maintain great shape. Residents have access to a treasure trove of books, magazines, and daily newspapers in the clubhouse's library, which also has computers with internet access, Wi-Fi, cable television and a phone for local use.
Also found within the clubhouse is a billiards room, and various rooms suited for arts & crafts, card games, presentations and much more. The stately Orange Blossom ballroom is available to rent out for special occasions including, private parties, movie nights, club meetings. For a quick and convenient bite to eat, the quaint Heritage Cafe serves up delicious fare, so that residents and their guests don't have to travel far for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Outside, residents will find a list of sports to participate in. There are basketball, tennis, and bocce ball courts, as well as shuffle board, horseshoe pits, and fishing ponds. The stunning resort-style pool and Jacuzzi is flanked by towering palm trees and a well maintained landscape, making this an ideal area to retreat to for some sunshine, water aerobics, or a refreshing dip. Scenic trails and paths have also been carved out in the community for leisurely walks and bike riding.
Golfers will be happy to discover that just next door is the Duran Golf Club. The premier championship golf course features 18 challenging holes positioned around picturesque ponds and lakes. The golf club also conveniently houses a practice range and offers lessons for those looking to brush up on their game.