The Southern-most neighborhood in Viera East is that of Hammock Trace. Developed from about 1993 through 1997 Hammock Trace is a non-gated, deed restricted community with 192 single family homes built by Holiday Builders. Lots in Hammock Trace tend to be around 50’ to 60' wide by 100’ deep. About one quarter of the homes enjoy spectacular water views while most others include privacy fenced back yards. Some homes are of frame construction while others are concrete block and they range in size from about 1,200 square feet to just under 2000 square feet. There are single story and two story models with 3 and 4 bedroom options. Hammock Trace has access to natural gas lines and many homes in the community are already plumbed for natural gas. The homes in Hammock Trace are around 20 to 25 years old so many have recently replaced roof systems, newer a/c systems, updated flooring, kitchens and bathrooms. A few even have additional upgrades such as sprinkler systems on private wells, hurricane panels and whole home generators. Many are in move in condition.
Most of the homes in Hammock Trace don’t have private pools but instead enjoy access to the community pool located near the neighborhood’s main entrance at Murrell Road. On any given day you’ll find residents enjoying the Hammock Trace private community pool overlooking a beautiful, serene pond. The pool area is complete with covered patio, lounge chairs and restrooms and with only 192 homes in Hammock Trace it’s fairly exclusive!
Within walking distance to Hammock Trace is Woodside Park. Woodside Park is cloaked by towering oaks and includes a sprawling grassy field that’s perfect for kids and pets. There is a playground for the kids with a covered patio, tables and restrooms. The open area at the South end of the park is often used for bounce house parties or community “movies under stars”. The park is perfect for dog walking, jogging, skating or relaxing on the shaded park benches.
Health And Education
Families with children will find Hammock Trace particularly attractive as it is located within one of Brevard County’s highest rated school districts. Brevard County maintains the 10th largest school system in Florida, and has 110 educational intuitions as well as seven charter schools and 17 special centers to choose from. Click here to get up to date information about the schools near Hammock Lakes.
Just across Murrell Road from the Hammock Trace main entrance is the Spyglass medical park including Viera Medical Center, Surgery Center of Viera, Millennium Medical and Weustoff Specialty Physicians. Less than 1 mile west is the state-of-art Viera Health Park, a 76,000 square foot medical Plaza and home to Health First's 100-bed Viera Hospital and a Pro Health & Fitness Center. Constructed on 50 acres, it's the only healthcare center in Brevard County combining health, wellness and disease prevention in one area.
And for a little added peace-of-mind, there’s even a fire department just across the street. Brevard County’s fire station #47 is right across the street from the Hammock Trace main entrance. Nice to have when every second counts!
Although the community pool is a popular place much of the year, Hammock Trace residents have no shortage of other things to do year round. Hammock Trace is just a short drive away from several popular local restaurants including Tuscany Grill, Amici’s Italian Restaurant, Carrabas, and D.I.G. Bistro.
Golf enthusiasts will enjoy Hammock Trace’s close proximity to Viera East Golf Club. This beautiful 18 hole championship golf course is open to the public and is just a short golf cart ride away. The course includes a practice facility, multi-station driving range and a large putting green. Click here for more information about Viera East Golf Club.
At only about 1/2 a mile away The Brevard Zoo is within walking distance from Hammock Trace. Enjoy animal encounters from around the globe, zip line through Treetop Trek or paddle boat along the Florida wetlands. Space Coast Stadium, The Avenue at Viera and the Viera Regional Park are only about 1 mile west of Hammock Trace.
Access to Interstate 95 is just around the corner. Get to Harris, Northrop Grumman or General Electric in about 30 minutes. Or be in the heart of the Orlando theme park attractions in 60 minutes or less! Better yet, be on the beach with your feet in the sand in 20 minutes or less!
Imagine watching the sun slowly set over the sparkling lake from your private back yard lanai. What will you do tomorrow? Surfing, sail boarding or deep sea fishing? Perhaps a round of golf, some casual shopping or a day at Disney with family or friends? Or maybe you’ll just run up to Port Canaveral to catch a last minute, long weekend cruise to The Bahamas? To have all this at your fingertips, for an affordable price, is what The Space Coast is all about. Viera brings this amazing lifestyle within reach. Hammock Trace becomes a place to call home.