Fairvue PlantationMiddle Tennessee
One of the few lakes near Nashville, Fairvue Plantation in Gallatin is one of the most attractive Tennessee golf communities which offers a variety of lifestyles on Old Hickory Lake including boating and fishing, in addition to golf. Fairvue's Lakes Course is the community's scenic 18 hole championship golf course overlooking the lake enticing property owners to play often and enjoy one of the best places to live in Tennessee. The golf course was designed by Bill Bergin with Zoysia fairways and A-1 bent grass greens allowing year round play, very appealing to folks moving to Nashville from the wintery northeastern states.
FAIRVUE PLANTATION AMENITIES
- 18 Hole Championship Golf Course designed by Bill Bergin
- 20,000 Square Foot Golf Clubhouse with dining
- Outdoor Swimming Pool overlooking Old Hickory Lake
- Fitness Center
It's hard not to notice the timeless architectural design as you explore new home builders in Nashville TN at the historic plantation. The 500 acre lakefront community features plantation style homes recreated with energy efficient features, green technology and reclaimed embellishments. Although Tudor architecture is more common, folks will find Colonial, Antebellum and Mediterranean-style new homes in Tennessee to choose from. Fairvue Plantation will take you back in time, when it was common to have homes with garages accessed by a back alley or a side driveway preserving the front yards for colorful flowers, swings under a shade tree and socialize with the neighbors. Sidewalks accented by Chicago brick preserve the old world flavor at Fairvue Plantation and are beautiful to see in Tennessee golf communities.
Many of the waterfront homes have private dockage on Old Hickory Lake, one of the few lakes near Nashville. Just around the bend from Fairvue Plantation is the Gallatin Marina where folks will find fuel, a waterfront restaurant and boat storage. Rolling hills beyond the gates unfold into open green spaces with mature tree canopies layered all the way down to the lake to scenic places to watch the sunset and reflect on treasured memories. With picture-perfect lawns and gorgeous flower beds, the neighbors at Fairvue Plantation happily compete hoping their homes are chosen for the Best Yard of the Month highlighted in the community newsletter.
The neighborhood has a welcoming grand entrance, yet the roadways are not restricted from public access. Its golf clubhouse reflects European elegance and is what you would expect to find at a private Nashville golf club. Fine dining inside or casual dining poolside overlook's Old Hickory Lake, one of the best lakes near Nashville for fresh water fishing. In addition, the contemporary 20,000 square foot clubhouse has a golf pro shop, ladies and mens lockers, a fitness center and driving range overlooking the ninth green. The ceiling to floor windows and grand staircase accent the gorgeous 26 foot tall fireplace.
The Junior Olympic-sized swimming pool, children's pool and poolside pergolas overlook Old Hickory Lake. More than a dozen social clubs keep residents busy such as a boating club, poker club, bible study and book club to name a few. This makes it easy to meet new friends when moving to Nashville. The clubhouse Gathering Room accommodates social events from 25 to 40 people. Fairvue Plantation has four refurbished guest cottages for overnight stays by family members, friends or those considering moving to Nashville. The club offers six types of club membership:
- Full Membership - $3,000 non-refunable initiation fee/ $378 per month dues
- Ambassador Membership - $2,000 non-refundable initiation fee/ $278 per month dues
- Junior Membership - $1,500 non-refundable initiation fee/ $185 per month dues
- Limited Membership - $1,500 non-refundable initiation fee/ $200 per month dues
- Clubhouse Membership - no initiation fee / $120 per month dues
- Corporate Gold Membership - $7,500 initiation fee/ $425 per month dues per designee
963 homes are planned for this Nashville neighborhood and approximately 416 homes have been built to date. New homes in Tennessee at Fairvue Plantation can be found in the $300k's or estate homes priced well over $1 million. Lots for sale are available too. Fairvue Plantation approved new home builders in Nashville TN include Hughes-Edwards Builders, Second Generation Homes, Westview Homes and Phillips Builders.
Fairvue Plantation's proximity to downtown Nashville offers folks the opportunity to live close to excellent medical care. Gallatin is a welcoming southern town without all the noise, congestion and nuisances Baby Boomers seek to avoid. The closest best schools to Fairvue Plantation are Union Elementary School, Southside Christian School, R T Fisher Alternative School and Gallatin Senior High School.
Our real estate score for Fairvue Plantation in Gallatin Tennessee is 85.
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In December 2009, Leon Moore, the former developer of the Fairvue Plantation Nashville golf club filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy to reorganize Fairvue Plantation's club debt. Leon Moore was unsuccessful in bankruptcy court in the fall of 2010. Immediately following, the Lakes Course and golf clubhouse was closed.
The Club at Fairvue Plantation is now owned by Gallatin Golf LLC, a private group of investors, some who are members and/or homeowners at Fairvue Plantation. On March 9, 2011, the Lakes Course and clubhouse was reopened under new management; KemperSports.
KemperSports has managed resort and golf communities for more than 30 years. Residents are thrilled the golf course has reopened. We were informed through May 2011, initiation fees have been waived encouraging residents to rejoin the golf club. Members who were in good standing prior to the clubs temporary closure will continue to be members under the new management without paying a new initiation fee. 550 members have committed to re-joining the golf club overlooking Old Lake Hickory, one of the few lakes in Nashville TN.
Update: As of April 2012, the golf club member count exceeds 700.