Homes for Sale in the Lake Shore Neighborhood Port Wentworth GA
Why Do People Live Here?
Lake Shore is a newer neighborhood of single family homes and townhomes located in Chatham County, close to the Chatham – Effingham County Line. It’s not uncommon to see neighborhood kids playing together outside most of the year or neighbors gathering together for a barbeque. It is an easy drive to downtown Savannah and yet far enough away that residents feel like they have extra room to breathe.
Looking for a home in Lake Shore?
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Homes for Sale in the Lake Shore Neighborhood Port Wentworth GA typically qualify for USDA (no down payment), VA (no down payment), FHA (low down payment) and Conventional financing.
What’s the Neighborhood Like?
There are several smaller neighborhoods that comprise the Lake Shore neighborhood, including Lake Shore, Cottages at Lake Shore, Braxton Manor at Lake Shore and Amberly Estates at Lake Shore. Three builders in the neighborhood have been Fred Williams Homebuilder, Rande Duke Construction, Kevin Kirsch New Homes and Ashwood Fine Homes.
The single family homes you will find in the Lake Shore Neighborhood are generally going to range between 1200 and 3300 square feet. The smallest single family homes start with 3 bedrooms while the larger floor plans have a four or five bedroom layout. Some models put the master bedroom on the main floor or have a loft upstairs.
The townhomes in Lake Shore range in size from 1200 to 1600 square feet. There are some 2 bedroom floor plans with the majority of the townhomes being 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath homes with a one-car garage. These homes have a monthly fee that covers exterior maintenance.
Construction of homes in this subdivision started in 2006 and new townhomes are currently being built. The street-scape is varied with both one- and two-story homes throughout the neighborhood. Most single family floor plans come with 2-car garages and construction is frame with vinyl siding. Brick accent can be found on some front exteriors.
Lake Shore is a covenant-protected neighborhood with a homeowners association (HOA). Currently, the annual dues is $485 (discounted to $440 for early payment in full) and the HOA is managed for the homeowners by Lanier Association Management. Homeowners love the amenities in the neighborhood. The welcoming clubhouse is perfect for hosting birthday parties, showers or other celebrations. There is a large swimming pool and playground which are wonderful places to play and spend time with friends, for adults and children alike. The lake has a boat ramp from which homeowners can launch non-motorized boats.
City of Port Wentworth GA
If you are looking for information about services in Port Wentworth, click on this link for the City of Port Wentworth website. On the “New to the City?” tab you will find information about all the utility providers (water/sewer, trash, electricity, natural gas, cable, satellite and internet) in the city. Under the City Services tab is Public Services where you can find the application for Water/Sewer service and Sanitation is where you can obtain an application for trash service. Typically, water/sewer/trash are all applied for at the same time. You may also pay these utilities online for convenience. Local government, business requirements and local events can also be found on the city’s website. A very popular event every spring sponsored by the City of Port Wentworth is “Stand Up for America” where citizens and friends can come together and celebrate their patriotism.
What’s Nearby the Lake Shore Neighborhood?
Both Interstate 95 and Georgia Highway 21 run through Port Wentworth, making it easy to get to The Savannah Port, Gulfstream, Pooler, downtown Savannah and Southside Savannah. Quick access to I-16 from both 95 and 21 facilitates eastern travel all the way to Tybee Island and western travel to Macon.
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*Originally posted at https://callsavannahhome.com/2017/11/15/homes-for-sale-in-the-lake-shore-neighborhood-port-wentworth-ga/ and written by Allison Johnson with The Johnson Team at Keller Williams Realty Coastal Area Partners.*