Melville Long Island is a Hamlet in Suffolk County in Zip Code 11747. It’s located immediately off of Exit 49 of the Long Island Expressway. The busy Route 110 runs through the center of Melville. The Melville neighborhoods are serviced by the Top-Rated Half Hollow Hills School District #5.
Buyers have been asking Realtors Lawrence “Larry” & Sheila about Gated Communities in Melville, so here is a Spotlight on these communities.
Villages West Melville Long Island was opened in 2006 with a 24 hour security gatehouse at its entrance by McGovern Drive. Villages West is a homeowner’s association community and also a condo community. It offers clubhouse, pool, tennis, play area and walking path. It is comprised of single family homes, attached townhouses, semi-attached Ranch styles, and attached condos in groupings. The common charges includes maintaining the common areas, but homeowner’s are responsible for their own lawn care. According to public records of the multiple listing service, as of this date (December 2012) there were sales during 2012 between $455,000 for a 2 bedroom 2 bath Condo to $975,000 for a 4 bedroom 2.5 baths single family home.
Northgate in Melville is a homeowner’s association community with 24 hour security at the gatehouse entry. Built in 1982 near Route 110, these are attached Townhouse units with a garage. Northgate offers a clubhouse, pool, tennis and play area. You can reach this community from The Long Island Expressway Exit 49 South to Old Walt Whitman Road and to the Entry Gate. According to public records of the multiple listing service, 3 bedroom 2.5 bath townhouses sold in 2012 between $520,000 to $538,000. A monthly common charge fee includes lawn care and snow removal.
The Villas at Melville is a townhouse community with a 24 hour attended gatehouse on the same road as Northgate. Located on Old Walt Whitman Road near the business and shopping district of Route 110 and Exit 49S by The Long Island Expressway. Built in 1986, there is a clubhouse, outdoor pool, tennis courts, and play area. All are attached townhouses with a garage and full basement. According to public records of the multiple listing service, as of December 2012, townhouses sold at The Villas between $545,000 to $605,000 for 3 bedroom 3.5 bath units.
The Coves is a 62 and over active adult condo community located in Melville Long Island. Built in 2004, this 62+ active senior condo can be reached by Exit 49S by The Long Island Expressway and a little distance past The Villas and a right on Park Ave. It offers clubhouse, pool, gym and social activities. These are all attached units with no garages. The community features ground level and upper level 2 bedroom 2 bath floor plans. Public records indicate that during 2012 units sold between $315,000 to $392,500.
The Greens in Melville is an active 55 and over adult community that can be reached by the Long Island Expressway Exit 50 or the Northern State Parkway Exit 41. Opened in 2003, The Greens in Melville is a gated community featuring 24 hour security. There is a variety of housing styles at The Greens including the Villas which are semi-attached homes, the Townhouses are attached by groupings of 4, and the Condos are all attached units on either the upper or ground level. It offers many amenities and activities including the clubhouse, pools, tennis, clubs, gym, golf for an extra fee, restaurant and social get-togethers. According to public records of the multiple listing service for 2012, there were sales between $400,000 through $1,479,000.
Country Pointe At Melville is a gated community with 193 detached single family homes along with attached townhouses. Built in 1997, it is convenient to Route 110 shopping and the business district. This is a 24 hour guard gated community and includes clubhouse, pool, tennis courts, gym, basketball, and play area. Monthly common charges include lawn maintenance and snow removal. During 2012 there was a sale of an end-unit Townhouse for $620,000.
The Villages at Huntington is actually situated in Melville Long Islandby Route 110 and Old Country Road. This guard gated community combines single family homes and also some semi-attached townhouses There are pools, tennis, sports and play area here. Lawn maintenance is NOT included in the monthly fees. According to public records of the multiple listing service, there were sales between $445,000 to $835,000 during 2012.
Sweet Hollow Farms are single family homes surrounded by Old Bridge Ct. These are Post Modern homes situated on approximately 1 acre with a code gated system at the entry of this neighborhood. You can navigate to this Cul-De-Sac by taking the Northern State Parkway Exit Round Swamp Road, turn right and then left at Old Country Road to Gate. According to public records and the multiple listing service, in 2012 one home sold on Old Bridge Ct. for $1,230,000.
Legends At Melville is a luxury single family home community guarded by a 24 hour gatehouse. Opened in 2002 off Old East Neck Road, Legends is situated around Legends Circle. This Upscale community includes Colonial, Traditional and Post Modern style large homes. The community has a clubhouse, pool, tennis and gym. Lot sizes range from 3/4 acres to over 1 acre. According to public records of the multiple listing service, a Post Modern home sold during 2012 for $1,575,000.
Formerly known as Sweet Hollow, Melville Long Island has an abundance of stores, businesses and restaurants. It is serviced by the Top-Rated Half Hollow Hills School District #5. Canon USA is building new corporate headquarters on land previously occupied by a 52-acre pumpkin farm. Melvilleis the first Hamlet in Suffolk County East of The Long Island Expressway from Nassau County.
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