In the heart of Land O’ Lakes lies the prestigious community of Ballantrae, surrounded by trees and ponds. Ballantrae is a Master Planned Community that is well kept with great pride of ownership by its residents. There are over 950 residences and some 3,000 plus residents. As you drive through this community you will see more than three dozen lakes and ponds nestled in more than 80 acres of community grounds, all beautifully manicured.
This community offers many ammenities. Some of the amenities include a community pool with a splash area for young children, tennis, basketball and volleyball courts. There is also a jungle gym that is partially covered that provides shade for the children. Several ponds have beautiful fountains as well as benches to enjoy the beautiful views. The entrance has lush landscaping that is elegant and inviting. Ballantrae was developed by M/I Homes in five of the six villages, and in Cunningham Village, Inland Homes also participated. The first homes went up in 2004 with the last completed in 2006. There is also a Daycare facility in the community which is independent and privately operated. Top Rated schools just minutes away make this community attractive to families with children.
Built on 436 acres, Ballantrae is just 20 miles north of the Tampa International Airport, 1 mile from the Suncoast Parkway and borders State Road 54. Just 10 miles east is Wesley Chapel offering loads of shopping opportunities in The Shops At Wiregrass, The Shoppes At New Tampa, Tampa Premium Outlets and Northwood Center.
To the south towards Tampa you’ll find the Citrus Park shopping center and Movico for those enjoying movies. A little further in Tampa you will the International Mall with Neiman Marcus and other fine stores.
Within 5 miles going any direction you will find Walmart Super Center, Subway, Walgreen's, St. Josephs Hospital, medical facilities, Land O’ Lakes library, Belks, Target, Lowe's, Kohl’s, Cheval Golf and Country Club and so much more. Publix is just minutes away. One of the greatest advantages of Ballantrae is the close proximity to its TOP rated schools. The elementary school, middle school and high school are all within 1-2 miles of the community. In addition there is a charter school.