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Westchase and Town & Country

Welcome to Westchase, one of Tampa Bay’s most desirable master-planned communities. Located in northwest Tampa, Westchase offers residents tree-lined streets, well-maintained parks, and top-rated schools. Westchase provides the perfect blend of convenience, comfort, and community. From its scenic golf courses and recreational amenities to its bustling town center and neighborhood events, Westchase has something for everyone. Whether you’re a young professional, a growing family, or a retiree seeking a peaceful retreat, Westchase offers the ideal place to call home in the Tampa Bay area.

Why choose Westchase or Town & Country?

Master-Planned Community
Westchase is a carefully planned community with a variety of neighborhoods, each offering its own unique character and amenities, including gated communities, golf course communities, and family-friendly neighborhoods.

Affordable Housing
Town & Country offers a variety of housing options to suit every budget, including single-family homes, townhouses, and condominiums, making it an ideal choice for first-time homebuyers and young families.

Top-Rated Schools
Families in Westchase benefit from access to some of the area’s top-rated public schools, including Westchase Elementary School, Davidsen Middle School, and Alonso High School, Town & Country Elementary School, Webb Middle School, and Leto High School, providing quality education and enrichment opportunities for students of all ages.

Recreational Amenities
Westchase offers residents a variety of recreational amenities, including parks, playgrounds, tennis courts, and swimming pools, as well as scenic walking and biking trails winding through the community. Westchase is home to two championship golf courses, Westchase Golf Club and The Eagles Golf Club, providing residents with opportunities for golfing, dining, and socializing in a scenic and tranquil setting.

Convenient Location:
Westchase and Town & Country is conveniently located just minutes away from downtown Tampa, Tampa International Airport, and major highways, providing residents with easy access to employment centers, shopping centers, restaurants, and entertainment venues throughout the Tampa Bay area.

Community Events
Held weekly in the Town Center, the Westchase Farmers Market features local vendors selling fresh produce, artisanal foods, handmade crafts, and more, providing residents with a taste of the community’s vibrant local culture. Westchase also hosts numerous community events and festivals throughout the year, including concerts in the park, movie nights, holiday celebrations, and neighborhood block parties, providing residents with opportunities to connect with neighbors and celebrate local traditions. The annual Westchase Golf Classic brings together residents and golf enthusiasts for a day of friendly competition and camaraderie on the community’s championship golf courses, with proceeds benefiting local charities and organizations.

Westchase and Town & Country History

Tampa, Florida, traces its history back to the early 16th century when Spanish explorers first arrived in the area. Originally inhabited by indigenous peoples such as the Tocobaga and Seminole tribes, Tampa’s strategic location along the shores of Tampa Bay made it a significant hub for trade and commerce. In the 19th century, the area saw an influx of settlers, including Cuban and Spanish immigrants, who established cigar factories and bolstered the local economy. The arrival of the railroad in the late 1800s further fueled Tampa’s growth, leading to the development of thriving industries such as shipping, cigar manufacturing, and tourism. Throughout the 20th century, Tampa continued to evolve into a major urban center, with the construction of landmarks such as the Tampa Bay Hotel (now part of the University of Tampa) and the growth of neighborhoods like Ybor City and Hyde Park. Today, Tampa stands as a vibrant metropolis with a rich cultural heritage, diverse population, and dynamic economy, reflecting its storied past while embracing the opportunities of the future.

Westchase and Town & Country Community

Westchase, a master-planned community located in Tampa, Florida, has a relatively brief but fascinating history. Developed in the early 1990s by Terrabrook, Westchase was envisioned as a suburban oasis catering to families seeking a tranquil yet convenient lifestyle. The community was carefully planned to include a mix of residential neighborhoods, commercial areas, parks, and recreational facilities, all connected by tree-lined streets and walking paths. Westchase quickly gained popularity among residents drawn to its well-maintained streets, manicured landscaping, and sense of community. Over the years, the community has continued to evolve and expand, with new amenities and developments enhancing its appeal. Today, Westchase is celebrated for its family-friendly atmosphere, top-rated schools, and close-knit neighborhoods, making it a sought-after destination for those looking to settle down in the Tampa Bay area.

Attractions and Entertainment

Westchase Golf Club
Enjoy a round of golf at the Westchase Golf Club, an 18-hole championship course known for its challenging layout and scenic views.

Upper Tampa Bay Trail
Explore the outdoors along the Upper Tampa Bay Trail, a scenic multi-use trail that spans over 7 miles and offers opportunities for walking, running, biking, and inline skating.

Tampa Bay Downs
Experience the excitement of horse racing at Tampa Bay Downs, a premier racetrack featuring live thoroughbred racing events from November to May.

Westfield Citrus Park
Shop, dine, and catch a movie at Westfield Citrus Park, a popular shopping mall located just minutes away from Westchase, featuring a wide range of stores, restaurants, and entertainment options.

Veterans Memorial Park
Pay tribute to veterans at Veterans Memorial Park, a serene green space featuring memorials, walking trails, and picnic areas along the shores of Hillsborough Bay.

Big Cat Rescue
Visit Big Cat Rescue, one of the largest accredited sanctuaries for exotic cats in the world, where you can observe rescued lions, tigers, leopards, and other big cats in their natural habitats.

Raymond James Stadium
Catch a football game or concert at Raymond James Stadium, home to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and host to a variety of sporting and entertainment events throughout the year.

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