Buying one of the homes for sale in Island Woods in Eagle, Idaho is like buying a ticket to the past. With the subdivision's beautiful chiming clock tower and lovely bridges that bring residents here from one side of the river to the other, living here is like living in the gentler times of the turn of the century -- only with more modern amenities.
In this setting back yard and green expanses visually merge to give residents here the feeling of living in the midst of the woods in a place like the Cotswolds in England. It has that same friendly village atmosphere. Additionally, Island Woods real estate sits on the North Channel of the Boise River, and some of the homes here are waterfront or waterside properties. These elements combined make an incredible combination. You won't find many subdivisions with this quality of life anywhere.
If you buy one of the homes for sale in Island Woods in Eagle, you'll be charmed by the shopping opportunities that lie just across the footbridge. Or maybe you'd like to take a stroll to have some coffee and conversation with a friend at Rembrandt's Coffee House or pick up a few things for dinner at Albertson's. Or maybe you'd just like to explore life on the river. All of this is just a short jaunt from home if you own a piece of Island Woods real estate.
For more involved errands like taking the kids to school, more involved shopping trips or commuting to work, Island Woods real estate is also ideal. Area schools sit close by and ready access to Eagle Road, State Street and other major thoroughfares almost bring the best of Treasure Valley to you.
Back in your neighborhood, you'll appreciate the stunning waterfall and water features that figure prominently into the Island Woods landscape. Lush trees and shrubs cozy up to the edges of the banks of these areas. In the fall, the trees appear as if a great artist stopped by in the depth of the night and painted each leaf in hues of red, gold, brown and green. Ponds like these bring on an almost meditative quality in you and spending time here, you'll find is good for the soul.
Beyond this, if you purchase one of the homes for sale in Island Woods, you'll enjoy spending time at the on-site community park, playing lively games with friends and family members at the recreation center and cooling off in the pool during the summer. Evenings can be spent practice your tennis stroke or exploring the subdivision via one of the paths that meander through Island Woods. And all of this activity is punctuated by the sweet chimes that come from the clock tower every hour.
As for the homes in Island Woods in Eagle, they are approximately 2,000 to 5,000 square feet in size and consist of both 1 and 2 story homes built by a variety of builders. Architecturally, they also favor some of the more prominent styles of European architecture.
Of course, these styles have been modified to fit the modern age and to reflect life here on this side of the pond, but you'll be amazed at how traditional and homey these homes feel. Stone tile floors and sturdy fireplaces are common features among the different types of homes in Island Woods.
The homes for sale in Island Woods might also feature interesting upstairs walkways and beautiful arches that highlight they're European-inspired roots. Multiple bedrooms and bathrooms make inviting guests to stay for the weekend a breeze, and expansive backyards and park-like views make constructing additional elements such as outdoor rooms a beautiful and inviting option.
It's easy to see why when you buy one of the homes for sale in Island Woods in Eagle, you feel like you've stepped back in time a bit.
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