The Village at Deaton Creek by Del Webb, Hoschton

This Del Webb is a top retirement community developer in the nation, and The Village at Deaton Creek is no exception.  Located in Hoschton, Georgia, an affluent small town in a rural setting about half an hour northeast of Atlanta, Deaton Creek is gated, age-restricted, elegant and offers lovely, new detached and attached homes in a variety of price ranges.

All of the residences are on one level, and they range in price from $189,900 to $380,900.   Exteriors are brick, stone and siding.   Deaton Creek stretches across 545 acres and will eventually have 1,250 homes.  Call 770-967-6366 for more information.

Amenities are top-notch; the clubhouse has 35,000 square feet, indoor and outdoor pools, a billiards room, a grand ballroom, a gourmet kitchen and a state-of-the-art fitness center.  There are also nine miles of wooded walking trails, covered pavilions, parks, tennis courts and bocce ball courts.  The clubhouse is the largest of its kind in Georgia.   Hoschton is also home to the 18 hole, 72-par, public Reunion Golf Club.

Deaton Creek is perfectly situated so that residents may enjoy the best of two worlds.  Hoschton offers small town charm in a pretty setting in the shadow of the Blue Ridge Mountains; bustling Atlanta is just 30 minutes away.  Residents also enjoy nearby Lake Lanier and have peace of mind knowing that excellent medical facilities, including Emory University Hospital, are just down the road in Atlanta.  Crime is  practically non-existent in Hoschton.

Summer temperatures can reach the 90s, and the area receives 4 to 5 inches of precipitation each month, some of which can be snow during winter months when temperatures are in the 30s and 40s.  Humidity averages 70% and the sun shines roughly 60% of the time.