Evansville Estates For Sale
Looking for homes for sale in Evansdale Estates?
From the south shores of Big Lake Mary to the wooded areas east of Little Lake Mary, Evansdale is beautiful.
You’ll find a diverse range of home styles and architecture in Lake Mary’s prime quality residential community.
Evansdale is a very desirable residential community in the City of Lake Mary FL. Many of the homes are traditional bungalow style single-family homes, some dating back to the 1920s when the first subdivision was developed by Frank Evans. The Evans family owned most of the western shoreline of Lake Mary. Frank was the original promoter of Lake Mary and founder of the Lake Mary Chamber of Commerce and his father, Dr. William Evans was several times mayor of Sanford.
Along the shores of Big Lake Mary, north of Evansdale Road, most of the homes are upscale resort-like residences. Consequently, Evansdale homes for sale range from 765 square foot bungalows to 7400 square foot mansions at prices between $250,000 and $800,000. The median sales price is around the $350,000 mark.
Many Evansdale homes present beautiful lake views, whether of Big Lake Mary or the smaller Little Lake Mary, creating some of the highest demand from both families and retirees looking for homes in a desirable neighborhood.
Easy access to the Wi-Fi equipped SunRail, Interstate 4, and Florida 417 make the area ideal for commuters and Evansdale’s location near the best schools in Lake Mary attracts families and couples looking to the long term when searching for a new home. Children in the Evansdale community attend Lake Mary Elementary School, Greenwood Lakes and Millenium Middle Schools, and Lake Mary High School. There are abundant pre-school facilities. Seminole State College is in the area, attracting students to its water-ski program on Little Lake Mary to which the campus is adjacent. Linx provides bus transportation throughout the city with sixty plus routes.
Lake Mary, known as the City of Lakes has small-town charm coupled with award-winning parks and recreation. There are biking and hiking trails and excellent facilities for numerable events and programs at the Community Center and the Events Center. The city hosts many community events throughout the year including the Lake Mary Farmer’s Market every Saturday in the pedestrian downtown, WineArt on Wednesday where food trucks assemble around a wine and beer garden with live music, art and shopping. The Lake Mary-Heathrow Festival of Arts attracts artists from around the world each year.
Pedestrian downtown Lake Mary provides a full range of amenities from shopping and dining to events and the arts, and it’s within walking distance of most Evansdale homes. Another great walk is to follow the Lake Mary Historical Trail where you can learn about the area’s history, including the important part played by the Evans family. Yes, Evansdale FL real estate is well worth investigating!