From the moment we entered 174 Needlerush Drive I was in awe of the reclaimed barn wood floors, the shiplap walls and ceilings, and the layout of this true craftsman home in Watercolor Florida. ;
New Construction South Of Freeport Just North Of South Walton
New Construction in fast growing Freeport just a couple of miles north of 331 Bridge in Bear Creek subdivision, a secluded, quaint neighborhood that sits in an ideal location within 10 minutes of popular 30A beaches in Santa Rosa Beach, Blue Mountain Beach, Grayton Beach and Seaside. This southern cottage style home is a 4 bedroom, 3 ½ bath home that provides a very functional split-floor plan, an open kitchen layout with plenty of counter space for a growing family and a bonus guest quarters area above garage. All Floors hardwood with tile in baths. Hardiplank siding and metal roof make for a picturesque southern cottage feel in a small neighborhood. The home features an expansive master bedroom / bath with a trayed ceiling and plenty of storage space in his and her walk-in closets. The large great room also includes a trayed ceiling. Front and rear covered porches make the evenings enjoyable. This home is a great value with a wide variety of innovative features.
Bear Creek is in an unincorporated region of Central/South Walton County at the base of the northside of the 331 Bridge to the South Walton / 30A area. This area is poised to grow with the recently widened Highway 331 just one mile away bringing in new businesses and the many residents and tourists coming to the beaches of South Walton looking for a quieter place away from the busy traffic south of the bay. Jolly Bay, part of Choctawhatchee Bay, feeds directly into the Choctawhatchee River which runs straight to the Gulf of Mexico.
10 miles to Santa Rosa Beach, Grayton Beach, Blue Mountain Beach, Scenic Highway 30A and the Gulf of Mexico. Just 12 miles to world famous Seaside, Florida - site of the movie "The Truman Show." One and a half miles to the Clyde B. Wells Highway 331 Bridge to South Walton and Santa Rosa Beach and two miles to the brand new Thomas Pilcher Park located under the bridge. Five miles to the new Publix shopping plaza on 331, as well as to Borago and The Bay restaurants. Six miles to Highway 98 (to Destin and Panama City) and six miles the other way to Highway 20 (to Niceville/Eglin Air Force Base). Twenty-one miles to I10 and DeFuniak Springs.
Zoned for Freeport schools, including the high performing Freeport High School, but equal distance to Emerald Coast Middle as Freeport Middle, and closer to South Walton High School, allowing for school choice if desired.
Kimberly Maxwell, a fourth generation in Walton County, knows the community and its wonderful lifestyle firsthand. Although she was born in NYC, moved to NC in her high school and college years, her m....