Hawthorne is a small city in Alachua, Florida situated between several lakes including Lake Johnson, a small water body in the center of town. It is just to the northeast of Lochloosa Lake and the Lochloosa Wildlife Management Area. Its prime location adds to the draw of the waterfront homes for sale Hawthorne FL has listed.

With a popular of around 1,500, Hawthorne is primarily a residential and rural community. It is about 16 miles by road to the east of Gainesville and 73 miles to the south of Jacksonville. The proximity of these cities provides additional employment opportunities beyond what is available in Hawthorne itself.

There are numerous natural attractions around Hawthorne. The Little Orange Creek Nature Park is 3,000 acres of public land around Little Orange Creek. Another popular attraction if the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park which comprises the author’s historic homestead.

The Lake Homes Hawthorne FL Offers

The numerous lakes around Hawthorne offer a large amount of waterfront property. Little Orange Lake to the southeast of town features several of the waterfront homes for sale Hawthorne FL boasts. Additionally, Bream Lake and Lake Jeffords are situated just beyond Little Orange Lake.

Some of the other water bodies with properties in the area include Star Lake, Riley Lake, Cowpen Lake, Mckeenin Lake, Moss Lee Lake, Holden Pon, Twin Lakes and Redwater Lake. The significantly larger Orange Lake is located just on the other side of the Lochloosa Wildlife Management Area from Hawthorne.

Most of the lake homes Hawthorne FL currently has listed are int he low- to mid-six-figure range. A three bedroom home on the lakefront will likely be between $225,000 and $375,000. However, more modest homes can be under $100,000 while still have a lake view.

One of the advantages of living in Hawthorne is that every home is near a waterbody, even those that aren’t lakefront. You can find something to suit both your lifestyle and budget if you work with Watson Realty Corp.’s team of expert real estate agents.

Selling Homes in Hawthorne FL

If you already live in Hawthorne and want to sell your home, Watson Realty Corp. can help. We are experienced Florida real estate agents who and excel at making the best deals for our clients.

Get Started

Contact us today to learn more about buying and selling homes in Hawthorne and other Florida markets. Watson Realty Corp.’s team is here to help you realize your homeownership goals. Turn your dream of a lakefront home into reality by getting started today.