Located along the eastern shores of Lake Thonotosassa between Tampa and Lakeland, Florida, lies the private, gated, equestrian community of Stonelake Ranch. Offering the best in Tampa lakefront real estate, Stonelake Ranch provides over 10,000 feet of waterfront property along Lake Thonotosassa- Hillsborough County's largest lake- with additional waterfront homesites along the community's private, 37-acre Lake Hendry. Owners have the option of building along the lakes, the bird sanctuary or along the numerous canals and estuaries that traverse this sprawling community.
Stonelake Ranch provides hundreds of acres of open meadows, brooks, woodlands and bird sanctuary, along with 240 acres of common area, equestrian paths and an extensive trail system for walking, jogging and biking. Boating enthusiasts can choose between Lake Hendry, that allows non-motorized water vehicles, and Lake Thonotosassa, and is open to many types of water sports.
Although the community seems far from the hustle-bustle of urban living, Stonelake Ranch is just a few miles east of the convenient I-75, I-4 corridor and 20 minutes from downtown Tampa and 35 minutes from downtown Lakeland. Residents have easy access to public and private schools, retail shops, offices, banks, restaurants, beaches, amusement parks, sporting events and entertainment venues. Send me information now!
Acreage: 685 acres (274 hectares)
Gatehouse: Private, gated with roving patrols
Clubhouse: The 3,000 square foot Lakeside Lodge includes a large community room for parties and private events, a full kitchen and a state-of-the-art fitness center with shower, fireplace, 3 flat screen TV's, bar, wine cooler and ice maker.
Equestrian: Stonelake Ranch features miles of 40-foot-wide fenced equestrian trails and approximately 100 acres of open meadows for riding.
Recreation: Stonelake Ranch includes 240 acres of common areas, equestrian paths, bird sanctuary and an extensive trail system that winds throughout the community- ideal for horseback riding, bird-watching, walking, jogging, hiking and biking.
Golf Nearby: Numerous public and private golf clubs are located throughout the Tampa area, including two 18-hole Arnold Palmer signature courses at the Saddlebrook Resort, world headquarters of the Arnold Palmer Golf Academy.
Boating: Waterfront residents may build their own boat docks and a community boat launch provides direct access to Lake Thonotosassa.
Lake Thonotosassa: The 880-acre Lake Thonotosassa is the largest lake in Hillsborough County and offers endless recreational opportunities including waterskiing, jet skiing, and fishing.
Hendry Lake: A 37-acre private waterfowl sanctuary perfect for canoes, kayaks, and paddle boats (small non-motorized boats).
Location: Stonelake Ranch is located in Thonotosassa, Florida- just minutes from Interstate 75, Interstate 4 and downtown Tampa on the eastern edge of Hillsborough County.
Area Attractions: One of the top destinations in the South, the metropolitan Tampa region is home to beautiful beaches and sophisticated urban pleasures, with excellent museums, performing arts venues and major pro sports.
Lots For Sale: Large acreage homesites range from 1.5 acres to 14 acres, with an average size of 3.5 acres. Preserve, Meadow and Lakefront homesites available; priced from $99,000.
Homes For Sale: Individually designed homes are a mix of architectural styles, custom-built by six carefully chosen builders: Alvarez Homes, Arthur Rutenberg Homes/Lyons Heritage, Windstar Homes, Bayfair, JCF Homes and John Cannon Homes. The minimum home size is 3,000 square feet, with no maximum; priced from $649,000 to over $2 million.