When you’re preparing for the heat of a Florida summer, there’s certainly some necessities: the perfect swimsuit, a well-stocked bar, and of course, a luxurious pool for yourself and your guests to relax by. On the days when you just don’t feel like hitting the beach, pool homes are the most refreshing and satisfying way to beat the heat.
The perfect pool is an essential element of the Central Florida lifestyle, especially with the average summer temperatures reaching into the 90’s. While many choose to hide indoors in the safety of the A/C for the summer months, having a pool allows you to get some well-earned Vitamin D, while also being able to enjoy the (sometimes overwhelming) Florida sun. Pool decks are a must-have for entertaining, and many pools areas are often outfitted with outdoor kitchens, cabanas, bars, and some even feature their own separate guest homes. No matter what amenity you’re looking for to accent your dream pool, we can help you find it.
Your own personal summer paradise is waiting here in Marion County. Our Showcase team members will dedicate their time and attention to ensuring you find the Ocala home that’s perfect for you. Whether you’re looking for a simple exercise pool to keep you fit in the heat, or a full pool deck complete with expansive entertainment space, we have a listing that you’ll fall in love with. Browse our featured pool homes below to find your North Central Florida getaway, or contact one of our experienced agents to begin your real estate journey today.
English Country Estate Farm, New to the Market! 25+ acres in NW Marion County, This farm is the pinnacle of equestrian excellence. Peace and privacy are assured by the long driveway leading from the gated entrance, past the front pond with fountain and up to the 5-bedroom, 4-full and 2-half bath multi-story residence. A portico-covered main entrance leads through grand french doors into a tiled foyer with a soaring ceiling and staircase to the second floor. The kitchen is perfect for entertaining with extensive polished-granite countertops, ample storage space, a flat-top range on the island, stainless steel appliances, and two walk-in pantries. The lanai overlooks a stunning pool area, complete with salt-water pool, sun-shelf, and grotto with a waterfall, the pool is heated by passive solar panels during the cooler months. Equestrians have ample space to train year-round, as the property offers an 11-stall CBS barn with steel roof, wash stall, two enclosed utility rooms, and one open stall-sized bay for storage or equipment.
Resting within the quiet equestrian community of Meadow Wood Farms, this gated property overlooks nearly 7 acres of countryside and is comprised of two parcels. Central on the property is the unique 5-bedroom, 3.5-bath home that comes with a variety of updates and design-oriented details, having been fully renovated in 2014. The interior of the home features a bright, open floor plan with travertine flooring running throughout. A large great room beyond the home’s foyer encompasses the open kitchen, a living area, and dining area. The living area features a cozy wood-burning fireplace with large floor-to-ceiling stone detailing with built-in shelving. Zoned A-1 and highly convenient to both HITS and the World Equestrian Center, this stunning property has plenty of potential for additional customization into the mini-farm you’ve always envisioned with a little planning.
Overlooking nearly 3.5-acres just minutes from the Paddock Mall and Market Street at Heathbrook, this attractive estate provides plenty of opportunity. Perimeter fenced and gated, the property is nicely private and overlooks adjacent horse farms. Towards the front of the property is a custom-built residence surrounded by mature landscaping. Offering a total of 4-bedrooms and 3-baths, the home is light and bright with interiors that showcase tall ceilings with tray detailing in some areas, crown molding, and a split-bedroom floor plan. At the back of the home is the family room which is equipped with its own built-in wet bar and sliding glass doors out to the pool. With plenty of covered area for seating, a summer kitchen, ceiling fans, and a large pool deck, the screen-enclosed pool area is a true oasis for those looking to beat the Central Florida heat. Located near a variety of shopping and dining options, and highly convenient to major roadways such as I-75 and State Road 200, this estate is a stunning option for those looking to experience luxurious living without sacrificing convenience!