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Shadow Wood, located East of US Route 41 on Coconut Road, is an upscale community comprised of 34 neighborhoods with 1481 homes, nestled on 2493 acres between 85 shimmering lakes, picturesque fairways of Shadow Wood Country Club, and 350 acres of lush nature preserves. Beautifully integrated are a variety of custom estate homes, custom and traditional single family homes, detached villas and luxury coach homes.
The Country Club, a golf club with 3 Championship Audubon International Certified Courses, the North and South courses on site were designed by Bob Cupp, and located 5 miles to the north within Shadow Wood Preserve, the Preserve, designed by Arthur Hills.
Shadow Wood has miles of recreational trails throughout the community which provide bicyclists, joggers and walkers with a wide ranging experience. Exceptional views of lakes, golf courses. and beautifully restored wetlands, give each trail an identity of its own. The trails are designed to provide access thorughout the community at varying distances and levels of difficulty.
Residents enjoy a formal and casual dining experience in the full service Golf Clubhouse and casual dining at the newly built River Club. They have a beautifully maintained 27-hole championship private golf course designed by Mike Hill and Chip Powell, a practice aqua range, short game practice range & putting green, golf schools, private lessons and golf clinics, six lit Har-Tru tennis courts, six pools and spas, a full service Fitness and Wellness Center, Gulf of Mexico access from the Estero River via Pelican Sound’s private boat ramp, outdoor dry boat storage, a fitness center, kayak park, and a boat shuttle to Lover’s Key State Park and nature trails.
Residents can enjoy 5 different life style homes in 13 distinct neighborhoods.