33 Alpine Drive Winter Haven, FL 33881 in lovely Swiss Village senior community
This lovely 2 Bedroom and 2 Bath home is located in the sought after community of Swiss Village, Winter Haven, FL. It comes completely furnished, just bring your clothes and toothbrush.This home may be the perfect home for you. It has 2 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms; and also 2 dining areas. One is a breakfast nook or could be where you want to sit with your laptop computer and plan out your days, because there's so much to do in the community as well as the surrounding area. This home is a 1984 with 1056 square feet plus a large screened room and a very large shed. The dining room and living room has a large window that looks out to the village. It gives you lots of natural light. .Nice drapes may be closed if you prefer. The kitchen has a nice glass top stove, and new light fixture over the sink which also has a window looking out to you carport area. The dining room has a large built in hutch where you can show off your Lenox dishes that come with the home, or other collectibles you may have. A beautiful large round glass top table with six chairs allows for entertaining,playing cards or having your own feast with room to spare. The living has 2 nice reclining chairs and a very comfy couch. The laminate flooring is very nice. A big plus is the electric fireplace with a mantel, that takes the chill out or a chilly morning or evening. Our if you just like the ambiance of a fireplace without having the heat blow out it is nice too. Down the hallway are the master bedroom with bath and step in shower, and the guest bedroom and off the hallway a full bathroom.Lots of storage places in this home. The master bedroom has a large walk-in closet, and the guest bedroom has 2 closets. The hallway also has a nice linen closet. A pantry and another closet are in the kitchen breakfast nook area.If you still need more places to store things, look to your shed.. It is over sized and holds shelving, a workbench and a brand new front loading stack-able full size washer and dryer. One side of your home has a long carport that ends at the entrance to the shed, and the opposite side of your home has a nice screened in lanai. The lanai may be accessed from the living room sliding glass doors or from its own outside entrance. This is nice if neighbors stop by to chat or if you have a dog or a cat, watching the activity outside from this room will be fun for them. You can have your morning coffee and wave to your new friends that are strolling, riding bikes, or in their golf cart as they pass your home. Only one side of the lanai is screened, the two ends have full glass windows, It would not be difficult to install windows down the one side to make it a complete "all seasons room.". This home will not be on the market long. It is priced right and has had so many upgrades. No neighbors behind you and the carport and the screened porch or lanai on the other adds some extra feet between you and your neighbors. But your neighbors are all very nice. The air conditioner has been serviced regularly and has a programmable thermostat. A new vapor barrier under the home was recently replaced plus fencing added around foundation of your home. The roof is a rubber ( membrane) roof and has been resealed . Rubber roofs last much loner than shingled roofs. Estimated life time is usually 50 plus years thermostat. and a new vapor barrier under the home was recently replaced plus fencing added around foundation of your home. The roof if properly maintained. The rubber roof also acts as an insulator. With no seams your chances for leaks is diminished.
Mail is delivered to you by the U.S.postal service to your mailbox in front of your home. Each home has a nice street lamp by your mailbox. So if you like to take a walk at night before you go to bed your walk will be lit up by the lamp posts along your way. During the daytime you may enjoy fishing off the private pier owned by Swiss Village. and inside the gate of the Swiss Village community. The village is located on the shores of Lake Henry. Lake Henry is often used by pilots re-certifying for touchdown water landings. Fun to watch! Lake Henry borders the city of Winter Haven.. It has a surface area of 848 acres.The maximum length is 1.8 miles and the maximum width is 1.18 miles Lake Henry is one of 50 lakes located in Winter Haven, FL. Polk County of which Winter Haven is located in has 554 natural freshwater lakes.
The population of Winter Haven is approx 45,000 with many smaller surrounding communities.All the major chain restaurants and fast food eateries will be found in Winter Haven.Also many excellent fine dining, steak and seafood places that are locally owned as well as many local breakfast and lunch favorites.
Healthcare facilities are close by as well as Winter Haven Hospital which is 10 minutes from your doorstep. Another major hospital about 20 minutes away is Heart of Florida hospital just past neighboring Haines City, FL.Shopping is close by with a shopping center holding Macys and Belks, Staples, and Lowes. Home Depots is also close by. Walmart has a major distribution center just a few miles down the road, and about 3 or 4 Walmarts, Dollar Stores all close by. The closest airport for major flights would be Orlando International which is about 40-minutes away. Orlando is the home of Disney World, Universal Studios, Disney Springs and much more.
If flight schedules work out better for you, Tampa International is only 57 miles away. On your way to Tampa you might want to stop into the Hard Rock Casino as you pass by it, that is only 43 miles from Winter Haven, FL. If you like to go on cruises and you don’t want to drive the 3 and ½ miles to Miami, then how about booking one out of Tampa or Port Canaveral which are both about 1 hour and 30 to 40 minutes away. Sometimes you can even see the rocket launches from your backyard! Those are just some outside the city day trips you might like to take.But if you want to stay inside the gate of Swiss Village you won’t ever feel like there is nothing to do. Cards and Board games in the full service club house,where dinners, pot lucks,ice cream socials,breakfasts and parties are held Bingo twice a week,sometimes line dance instruction or exercise groups, sewing and quilting,card making, and more! A Chorus you may want to join and even a “kitchen band”, Breakfast clubs, Bible Studies, organized trips and more. A small gym, pool tables, poker group, a library where your check out books or puzzles, , can keep you occupied. Charity groups, social clubs and more. All denominational church service once a week, with alternating pastors ready to serve you and minister to your needs.. But you can just stay home and watch TV and read, or.. go to the pool (2 pools) or play shuffleboard, horse shoes or even miniature golf, all of that is just waiting for you to pop in and have some fun with the friendly group of Swiss Villagers.
Lot rent is only $502.00 which includes your trash pick up. Water Bill runs about $30.00 per mo. Home owners insurance is about $500.00 a year.
Please call Jean Pasell 703-403-6859 or “Lucky” Arthur Young 603-343-8712 for more information or to view this home. Remember this is a 55+ adult community. It is a pet friendly community based on breed restrictions. No aggressive breeds allowed.