At the southernmost tip of the beautiful Santa Clara Valley, you will find the remarkable city of Gilroy, California. Gilroy is known for its abundant natural beauty, gorgeous mountain views, award-winning parks, neverending recreation opportunities, and for being the “Garlic Capital of the World.” Within Gilroy you will find a number of wonderful neighborhoods and subdivisions with impressive real estate options. Among the most noteworthy is Eagle Ridge. Eagle Ridge is home to over 1,000 acres of open space and, along with the surrounding area, has a plethora of options for shopping, dining, entertainment and recreation. A prestigious golf course community, Eagle Ridge is set against the backdrop of the Gavilan Mountains where Santa Teresa Boulevard and Highway 152 converge. Eagle Ridge is only a half hour south of San Jose, within an hour drive of the Monterey Peninsula and San Francisco, and is a great place to buy a home if commuting to the Silicon Valley. Living in Eagle Ridge affords you easy access to big city amenities while enjoying the fresh air, natural beauty and laid-back lifestyle of a golf community with a small town ambiance.
Eagle Ridge features a beautiful 18 golf course full of rolling hills studded with majestic oaks. The upscale, modern course was designed by David Dale and Ron Fream and boasts amazing views and frequent natural water features. With six sets of tee boxes, the Eagle Ridge course ranges from 5,102 to 7,005 yards depending upon the colored markers. There are three lakes on two holes, glistening creeks on seven holes and ninety-two bunkers spread throughout the course. Among its many accolades and recognitions, Eagle Ridge has been named one of the top “50 Women Friendly Courses” by Golf for Women Magazine, in addition to receiving a “Four Star Rating” by Golf Digest. Ranking among the top ten golf course in the Silicon Valley, Eagle Ridge has also been a qualifying site for numerous NCGA qualifiers, the USGA Public Links, the PGA Champions Tour Siebel Classic and the USGA Women’s Open.
Boasting an ideal location, Eagle Ridge is only minutes from several Gilroy attractions, including the breathtaking Mount Madonna Park. Mount Madonna Park features some of the most spectacular Coastal redwood trees stretching across 3,200 acres. Also in close proximity you’ll find the second largest State Park in the state, Henry Coe Park. Henry Coe Park is composed of more than 88,000 picturesque acres. Another destination worth mentioning is the Adams-Chitactac Park, also in relative close proximity to Eagle Ridge, this park has a rich history and is an original settlement of the Ohlone Indians. Additionally, Eagle Ridge in Gilroy is positioned in one of California’s wine country areas and within minutes of the city you can find several wineries and vineyards. With its great location, wonderful homes for sale, and close proximity to remarkable attractions and amenities, Eagle Ridge is a must-consider destination for homebuyers searching in the Silicon Valley. Homes for sale in Eagle Ridge vary in price depending upon the property’s age, size, style, location and special features but the average home value is around $636,900.
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