The community's 2,350 acres contains about 2,600 homes, townhouses, and condos along with an 18-hole golf course, amenity centers, and a commercial district.
- Current Prices:$154,500 to $1,474,900
- Closed Prices:$120,000 to $1,421,200
- Median Sale Price:$403,850
- Average $ per sq ft:$170
- Association Fee Ranges:$0,$0 to $505/mo,$257 to $1002/quarter,$50 to $1040
- Type:Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single Family Home
- Age:2002 to 2019
- Sq. Ft.:1,093 to 7,419Sq. Ft.
- Bedrooms:1 to 7Bedrooms
- Bathrooms:1 to 7Bathrooms
- Lot Sizes:0 - 1 acres
Palencia is largely a single-family home community. This is a varied community, with homes representing a wide range of time periods and styles. In general, homes in Palencia are about $160,000 – $2,000,000 and sit on quarter-acre lots with four bedrooms and three bathrooms. The most common type of parking is garage.
Palencia's amenities are spectacular. The 18-hole, Arthur Hills-designed golf course is highlighted by an impressive 33,000-square-foot clubhouse. The Palencia Club offers members-only and public dining options, a full-service pro shop, and banquet facilities. Across the street is Palencia's Village Square, home to a number of retail and convenience stores. Residents can swim and play at the nearby aquatic facility, which includes a family pool with a two-story slide and a lap pool with eight lanes.
The fitness center is luxuriously decorated and boasts state-of-the-art equipment, aerobics rooms, and another eight-lane pool. For outdoor exercise, residents can walk or run the miles of trails that wind through the community or head over to Palencia Park where there are baseball diamonds, a basketball court, and a soccer field. Younger children will have a blast at the pirate-themed playground.
Palencia Elementary School was built within the community to meet its growing kindergarten through 5th grade needs. It is part of the St. Johns County School District, which is one of the most highly-regarded districts in Florida.
Palencia Activities & Events
Residents of Palencia are never short on things to do. The Palencia Club regularly hosts golf tournaments, and lessons are held on both the golf course and tennis courts. The fitness center offers a variety of exercise classes. Kids can join the community swim team, the Palencia Piranhas.
When they need to recharge, residents of Palencia have plenty of options. The spa offers massages and body wraps. Oenophiles can join the wine club. Family and adults-only nights are regularly scheduled. Residents enjoy morning or sunset strolls on the boardwalks spanning the carefully preserved marshlands.