Nestled into a lush enclave of West Plano, Willow Bend Country is a community of luxury homes. Average lot sizes range from half an acre to more than 3 acres, and generously-sized homes (averaging 6,000 to 11,000 square feet) are priced in the millions.
Country Club Amenities
Bordering the Gleneagles Country Club (named one of the top country clubs in DFW according to a 2015 Avid Golfer ranking), Willow Bend Country residents enjoy its offerings, including 36 holes of golf, tennis, a fitness center, and a supervised kids’ club.
The neighborhood is zoned within the top-ranked Plano Independent School District, with neighborhood children attending Centennial Elementary, Renner Middle School, Shepton High School, and Plano West Senior High.
Located west of Preston Road, between Park Boulevard and Parker Road, Willow Bend Country provides easy access to a plethora of retail and dining establishments such as the specialty shops of Preston Park Village and the fine fashion and home accessories at The Shops at Willow Bend. For more retail enjoyment, both Lakeside Market and The Shops at Legacy feature upscale shopping and restaurants.
Located about 20 miles north of downtown Dallas, Plano has 260,000 residents and is home to 6 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, splashgrounds, and pools provide additional opportunities for enjoyment.
Each year, Plano residents look forward to many spectacular festivals including: Plano Balloon Festival, Suburbia Music Fest, All-American Fourth, Feastival, and Dickens in Historic Downtown.