Cascades 55+ Active Adult Community

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The Cascades

55+ Active Adult Community in Jacksonville & St. Augustine, FL.

The Cascades is one of the most desirable 55+ adult neighborhoods in north Florida, convenient to Jacksonville and St. Augustine. The Cascades has 450 homes situated in the northern realm of World Golf Village. All of the home sites are nestled in forested conservation land. The gated entranceway is at the end of the 1.25-mile live oak colonnaded WGV Boulevard creating both a calm and welcoming arrival. The Cascades is convenient to the World Golf Hall of Fame and is a short walk or bike ride to the promenade. The Cascades has an impressive, multimillion-dollar clubhouse with every amenity from card playing and pottery rooms to lighted tennis courts and saunas and heated pools. The clubhouse social center is anchored by a lavish ballroom for special events and invited entertainers. All homes are designed with landscaping and an automatic irrigation system totally maintained by the homeowners association, making for truly hassle-free living.

Cascades at World Golf Village Overview

Cascades at World Golf Village is a gated active adult community in St. Augustine, Florida. Cascades at World Golf Village is a desirable community that is home of the PGA Academy, World Golf Hall of Fame, and the famous restaurant “Caddyshack”, which is owned by actor and comedian Bill Murray and his brothers. Cascades was started in 2004 by Levitt and Sons but was recently acquired by Dockstreet Communities and is expected to complete construction on the remaining lots.

This community is located in northern St. Johns County, west of I-95 and only 30 miles south of Jacksonville, FL. Residents of Cascades enjoy access to the magnificent golf courses of World Golf Village which are reserved exclusively for residents of the World Golf Village master-planned community.

Cascades at World Golf Village Amenities

Cascades at World Golf Village features a magnificent 22,000 square-foot clubhouse. The beautifully detailed lobby area and lounge lead to a fully stocked library with large TV screens and a dedicated computer center. Additionally, there are plenty of activity rooms. These include billiards, card and poker rooms, arts and crafts studio, and a ceramics studio with two kilns. A large ballroom with raised stage is home to many theatrical events.The clubhouse also includes a fitness center, aerobics studio, and a heated indoor pool, which provides the tools for Cascades residents to stay fit and healthy.

For outdoor fun and friendly competition, there are three lighted Har-Tru tennis courts with spectator seating, two lighted bocce ball courts, and two shuffleboard courts. There is also a large outdoor pool and spa with a spacious patio ideal for soaking up the warm Florida sunshine and socializing with neighbors and friends.

Cascades at World Golf Village Homes & Real Estate

All residences in Cascades at World Golf Village are one-story single-family homes and range from 1,613 to 2,520 square feet of living space. Single-family homes have two to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. Upon completion, Cascades is scheduled to feature a total of 450 homes.

Homes in Cascades feature open porches, covered entries, paved driveways and sidewalks, screened lanais, and vaulted ceilings. Most master bathrooms have a garden tub and walk-in shower seat. Association fees are reasonable and include all lawn and shrubbery care, irrigation, security monitoring, and Direct TV.

Cascades at World Golf Village Lifestyle

For many residents, life in Cascades is centered around the spectacular and exclusive World Golf Village and many residents are part of organized golf clubs. But there is a lot more going on in Cascades than just golf. In fact, many of the residents of Cascades are non-golfers who stay active in one of the many special interest clubs and events offered by the community. A detailed monthly newsletter keeps everyone abreast of what goes on in Cascades at World Golf Village.

There is a full-time activities director available all year in Cascades at World Golf Village. Casino boat trips, show times in the media room, weekly community coffee hour, fundraisers, food drives, chili cook-offs, buffets, luncheons, and potlucks are just a few of the events Cascades residents can enjoy. Residents are also active in numerous clubs, such as yoga, water aerobics, tennis, table tennis, billiards, painting, knitting, card games, and Zumba.


Cascades is located only minutes from relaxing beaches including St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, Amelia Island. There are many historic sites in St. Augustine and residents can explore the St. Johns River and the Intracoastal Waterway. Many local stores make daily shopping hassle-free and for those extra purchases there are two major upscale malls located in nearby Jacksonville.

While in Jacksonville, sports enthusiasts can watch the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars, Golf’s Tournament Players Championship, the Bausch and Lomb Tennis Championships, and the AA baseball team Jacksonville Suns. For cultural enjoyment, St. Augustine and Jacksonville both offer regularly scheduled cultural events, performing arts, and symphony orchestra and concert performances. Cascades residents also have easy access to Jacksonville International Airport and Daytona Regional Airport. Cascades at World Golf Village is one of the best deals for active adult living in St. Augustine, Florida.

One of the area’s most sought after neighbhoods for 55+ residents, the Cascades has everything buyers are looking for in an active adult community from its meticulously manicured landscaping to its large, luxurious clubhouse.  The 450 homes in the Cascades feature vaious floor plans, which appeal to buyer’s diverse needs and wants.  The clubhouse features a swimming pool, tennis facility, game room and ballroom where special events are hosted.  The Cascades is conveniently located within World Golf Village, just a few minutes from local amenities

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