Lake Forest

Welcome To The East Side

The East Side of Owensboro is becoming one of the most convenient areas to live in town. With the continued growth of Highway 54, people love living close to the new shopping areas and restaurants. There are many great neighborhoods on the east side of town including Lake Forest, Brookhill, The Woodlands, and The Heartlands. Let’s take a look at what Lake Forest has to offer!

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Location of Lake Forest

Lake Forest is located between Highway 54 and Settles Road on the east side of Owensboro. This community features a community pool, tennis courts, and access to the Greenbelt Walking Trail. It’s also conveniently located near restaurants like Legends Sports Bar, and many shopping facilities such as Peacocks and Pearls.

5 Reasons You'll LOVE it:

5 Reasons You'll HATE it:

REASON 1

Close to shopping and restaurants.

REASON 1

Highway 54 can have heavy traffic. Take the back roads!

REASON 2

The homes are all brick with beautiful landscaping.

REASON 2

Some of the houses have smaller yards. 

REASON 3

Access to the community pool, tennis courts, and Green Belt walking trail. 

REASON 3

There is an HOA restricting certain building structures.

REASON 4

The neighborhood has sidewalks.

REASON 4

The homes can be expensive (anywhere from $400-700K).

REASON 5

Quiet neighborhood with lots of families.

REASON 5

Most homes have at least 2 levels, so if you’re looking for a ranch it will be tough!

Home Styles In Lake Forest

The homes in Lake Forest are mainly brick with stone accents. Most of them have multiple levels and at least 2,000 square feet. There are some Jagoe homes in the back of the neighborhood with a craftsman style, but most of the homes are traditional. 

01.

Traditional

Lake Forest is full of traditional homes with multiple levels. These brick homes have plenty of square footage for growing families. 

Be sure to check the HOA for standards on putting in a storage building or pool in the backyard. There are lots of restrictions on what can be built and the style of these structures. You can contact the neighborhood HOA for guidance and approval.

02.

Craftsman

Along with the traditional style, there are lots of craftsman style homes in Lake Forest. These homes have a combination of brick, siding, and wooden accents. Much like the traditional homes, the craftsman houses are also large with multiple levels. 

03.

Eclectic

Sprinkled in among the traditional and craftsman houses, you will also find some unique homes with a Mediterranean feel. From the iron balcony accents, to the arched windows and doors, these houses are beautifully designed! 

Schools

Lake Forest is located in Daviess County High School’s district. Heritage Christian Academy is another private school option for students K-8. 

Homes For Sale & Sold in Lake Forest

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