Named one of the 50 Best Master-Planned Communities in 2011 by Where to Retire magazine, this popular Tennessee golf retirement community offers real estate buyers an appealing selection of homes and townhomes for sale, with low taxes and low association dues, tranquil rural surroundings and an impressive array of established resort-style amenities.
Fairfield Glade occupies a verdant 12,500-acre site near the charming small town of Crossville on the Cumberland Plateau, an area known as the Golf Capital of Tennessee. Five championship golf courses are located within the development, along with 11 spring-fed lakes for boating and fishing, tennis and equestrian centers, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, community fitness and marina facilities, and convenient shopping and dining venues on-site.
At 2,000 feet above sea level—the highest point between the Rocky and Smoky Mountains—residents enjoy a mild climate with four distinct seasons that complement the abundance of natural wooded beauty, wildlife, pristine lakes and beautiful mountain views.
The development is large enough to support multiple subdivisions with a wide range of lots, homes and townhomes for sale in various price ranges, many with lake, mountain, woodland or golf course views. Resale homes also available. Send me information now!
Acreage 12,500 acres (5,000 hectares)
Club Structure Member controlled Property Owner’s Association (POA) where POA owns all amenities and owners pay for the amenities they use. POA dues include Public Safety, Volunteer Fire Department, common maintenance, operational and other misc. expenses.
Golf Five championship golf courses with a combined total of 90 holes and varied terrain to challenge every player. Central tee-time reservation system. Four clubhouses with dining, practice ranges, computerized weather information, numerous leagues and golf pro’s at each course to help your game.
Boating and Fishing The property encompasses 11 spring-fed lakes stocked for fishing, with marina facilities at Lake Dartmoor and St. George Lake.
Conference/Recreation Center Includes an indoor Jr. Olympic sized swimming pool, hot tub and sauna, large gymnasium, pickleball, basketball, fitness classes, arcade room, arts and crafts center, Starbucks internet Cafe and banquet/meeting facilities.
Swimming and Fitness Fairfield Glade offers two indoor and two outdoor swimming pools, with beach areas for seasonal lake swimming at Lake Dartmoor and Lake St. George. The CMC Wellness Center offers an indoor track, well-equipped exercise facility, pool, physical therapy, personal trainers, mammograms and massage services.
Tennis and Pickleball Racquet Club with four indoor courts and four lighted outdoor hydro clay courts; four additional outdoor courts available at Druid Hills Country Club and Dorchester Country Club. Additional indoor pickleball courts at Community Center.
Equestrian Located within Fairfield Glade, Wildwood Stables offers trail rides, hay rides, special events and boarding.
Recreation Additional on-site amenities include miles of paved walking and biking trails and nature hiking trails, plus numerous social clubs and organized sightseeing and shopping excursions.
Safety and Security Fairfield Glade has its own police force, plus a community fire department, ambulance and paramedic services.
Shopping Fairfield Glade's Village Green Mall offers neighborhood boutiques, a pharmacy, banking, a post office and other conveniences. Additional retail options and commercial services are available about 15 to 20 minutes away in Crossville and other nearby communities.
Dining Various dining venues are available at the golf clubhouses and the Village Green Mall, with additional options in and around Crossville.
Area Attractions The town of Crossville, about 10 miles away, has a lively and old-fashioned town square with specialty shops and a restored movie theater. Crossville is also home to the Cumberland County Playhouse, a nationally recognized professional theater company. The property provides easy access to thousands of acres of scenic wilderness in the adjacent Catoosa Wildlife Management Area and Cumberland Mountain State Park.
Health Care Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville is a fully accredited 182-bed regional hospital that operates a satellite health care facility at the Fairfield Glade CMC Wellness Center. The county also provides around-the-clock paramedic and ambulance service.
Location Centrally located between Knoxville and Nashville, 6 miles from I-40; less than an hour’s drive from Knoxville and an hour and a half from Nashville and Chattanooga.
Lots For Sale Interior, mountain view, golf front and lake lots available; priced from $5,000 to $300,000.
Townhomes For Sale Maintenance-free townhomes are priced from $70,000 to $400,000.
Homes For Sale New and resale single-family homes priced from $125,000 to over $1 million.
After a number of years (lifetime) in Wisconsin, my husband and I tried Florida for 12 years, then came to Fairfield Glade, TN - we have purchased our last home, we have 5 championship golf courses at our door, eleven lakes, wonderful neighbors, great other amenities and clubs, superb Art Guild that offers a range of classes and trips, and a low cost of living. What could be better?? About 95% of Fairfield Glade is from "somewhere else" - filled with active folks from all over the world = all have made that choice to live here! Quite a testimony!!
After a number of years (lifetime) in Wisconsin, my husband and I tried Florida for 12 years, then came to Fairfield Glade, TN - we have purchased our last home, we have 5 championship golf courses at our door, eleven lakes, wonderful neighbors, great other amenities and clubs, superb Art Guild that offers a range of classes and trips, and a low co ...