Durbin Crossing is a new residential community nestled in a tranquil setting in Northwest St. Johns County conveniently located just 5 miles from US-1 and I-95 and 9 miles from I-295. St. Augustine can be reached in just 25 minutes, and downtown Jacksonville is 30 minutes away. Jacksonville International Airport is just a 45-minute drive from your new home.
The 2,086-acre Durbin Crossing community offers an exclusive neighborhood with 1,551 single family homes, 947 multifamily units, 29 acres for a village center, 298 acres for schools, parks and a golf course, and 1,105 acres of open space and wetlands. Developer is SouthStar Development Partners and community builders include Toll Brothers, Beazer Homes, Panitz Homes, Watson Custom Home Builders and Ryland Homes.
The amenities at Durbin Crossing North include a clubhouse with resort-style swimming pool, tennis court, children's playground, basketball court, and multi purpose athletic field. Several challenging private golf courses and country clubs are nearby. Challenging semi-private golf courses and country clubs are 5 minutes away. The beautiful St. Johns River is only minutes away and offers boating and other water sports. Several local and state parks are located within 30 minutes, including Guana River State Park, Davis Park, and Anastasia State Park. At these parks you and your family can enjoy swimming, boating, fishing, biking, hiking, and picnicking. Several fitness and exercise clubs can be reached in just 5 minutes.
Durbin Crossing North is close to all types of shopping, from quaint antique and specialty boutiques to modern malls. For convenient one-stop shopping, Publix at Plantation Plaza is less than 5 minutes away. In the charming, historic town of St. Augustine, you will discover unique stores where you can count on receiving personalized service from shopkeepers who remember you by name. The Avenues Mall is just 15 minutes away with Dillard's, Parisian, Belk,and over 150 specialty shops. The St. Augustine Premium Outlet Mall?, featuring over 85 fine stores, is just 20 minutes away. In addition, the new St. Johns Town Center, just 20 minutes away, offers unique outdoor shopping and fantastic restaurants.
As a Durbin Crossing North homeowner, you will join a community where education is given the highest priority. The St. Johns County School District is a grade "A" school district where students consistently earn awards and scholarships for high levels of achievement in mathematics, science, history, and music. The school district was also listed in the top 14% of the nation in "What Parents Want" in public schools by SchoolMatch, and ranked 4th overall, out of 67 counties, on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test
Gifted programs are available at all grade levels, and the high schools offer college advanced placement courses. Superb private and parochial schools, including The Bolles School, Palmer Catholic Academy, Accotink Academy by the Sea, and Cathedral Parish School, are all within 35 minutes of Durbin Crossing North.
Flagler College is just 25 minutes away, and the University of North Florida, Florida Community College at Jacksonville, and Jacksonville University are all within 35 minutes. These fine schools offer continuing adult education with a wide diversity of day and evening courses.
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