With half its homes offering golf course views, Greens of Gleneagles is a highly desirable West Plano neighborhood. Homes range from 2,500 to 5,500 square feet and are priced from the $400’s to the $600’s.
The intimate enclave includes approximately 70 traditional and Mediterranean-style homes with well-manicured landscaping. Bordered by two lush ponds and a stream, the neighborhood offers a serene atmosphere.
Country Club Amenities
The neighborhood borders one of the two golf course of Gleneagles Country Club (named one of the top country clubs in DFW according to a 2015 Avid Golfer ranking) located just to the south. The Country Club’s offerings include 36 holes of golf, tennis, a fitness center, and a supervised kids’ club.
Convenient Access to Corporate and Retail
Located south of Parker Road and west of Willow Bend Drive, the neighborhood provides plentiful options for retail lovers. Revitalized historic downtown Plano’s shops brim with unique finds, while trendy Lakeside Market features upscale shops and restaurants. Preston Park Village includes Williams Sonoma, Talbots, and The Gap. James Beard-winner Chef Tim Byres’ BBQ restaurant, Smoke, and high-end grocers like Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s are local favorites. Additional shopping and dining within a short drive includes the elegant Shops at Willow Bend and the charming Shops at Legacy.
Greens of Gleneagles is also conveniently located within a short drive of many corporate employers. A quick jaunt to the Dallas North Tollway means easy access to Legacy Business Park, which is home to? corporate giants like Toyota North America, Ericsson, FedEx, FritoLay and PepsiCo.
The neighborhood is within Plano Independent School District, with neighborhood children attending Centennial Elementary, Renner Middle School, Shepton High School, and Plano West Senior High. In fact, Plano West is located within easy walking distance of the neighborhood.
The Tom Muehlenbeck Center, only minutes away, offers a wide assortment of family-friendly recreational opportunities. The Center includes a fitness center, indoor track, indoor and outdoor pools, and indoor basketball courts. Nearby Windhaven Park contains a jogging trail, playground, and sports field.
Located about 20 miles north of downtown Dallas, Plano has 260,000 residents and is home to six Fortune 1000 companies as well as the headquarters for other major corporations. Plano continues to receive numerous awards such as Best City for Families (wallethub.com, 2014), Best Suburbs for Education in America (movoto.com, 2014), Safest Places in America (movoto.com, 2014), and Best City to Raise a Family in America (niche.com, 2015).
Plano I.S.D. educates 55,000 children on 70 campuses. Twenty-three of those campuses have been awarded the National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence honor. The City also includes several institutions of higher learning: Collin College, The University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas Baptist University North, and SMU-In-Plano.
Outdoor Attractions and Events
With over 3,000 acres of park space, including hike and bike trails and nature preserves, Plano is a haven for cyclists and other fitness enthusiasts. The City’s numerous recreation centers, splash grounds, and pools provide additional opportunities for enjoyment.
Each year, Plano residents look forward to many spectacular events including: Plano Balloon Festival, Suburbia Music Fest, All-American Fourth, Feastival, and Dickens in Historic Downtown.