Hammock Bay is located in Freeport Florida, north of the Choctawhatchee Bay. Hammock Bay currently consists of three major sectors within the development; Hammock Bay, Horseshoe Bend Village, and Schooner Landing. Hammock Bay consists of nine pods. The amenities of Hammock Bay include health club, pools, playground, theatre, walking trails, fishing, & more.
Hammock Bay is a pedestrian-friendly development. There are network of sidewalks, nature trails, and bike paths. The Hammock Bay Town Square-lawn-style amphitheater is designed for entertainment, boutique commercial space (not yet developed) for onsite conveniences. There is also a $12+ million, 60-acre sports park featuring a multitude of ball field/park amenities nearby.
The Lake Club at Hammock Bay includes a 25 meter lap pool and a resort-style pool, lighted tennis courts, putting green, $250,000 playground, lighted basketball courts, meeting/functions facility, caterer’s kitchen, 6000 sq. ft. clubhouse with movie theatre. Adjacent to the Lake Club is the Fitness Club at Hammock Bay, a 4000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art fitness facility featuring Body Master weight equipment and Life Fitness cardiovascular equipment w/flat screen TV’s. There is also the Bay Pavilion at Hammock Bay, located on 480 ft. of shoreline alongside the Choctawhatchee Bay.
Hammock Bay offers a pet park entitled Canine Commons at Hammock Bay. This pet park provides an outdoor doggy-washing station and drinking-bubblers. Hammock Bay is currently one of 600+ communities in the United States that features the most advanced fiber optics technology direct to homes through Embarq’s FTTP (Fiber To The Premise) program, providing capacity for the latest advances in phone, internet, and cable technology. Hammock Bay is a Community Development District (CDD). There is also a full-time nature person.
The homes in Hammock Bay offer a variety of design and appeal; one-story, two-story, ranch, contemporary, farmhouse, cottage, and traditional. Trends indicate newer homes are constructed with brick or cement fiber siding. Most of the homes have brick or cement fiber exterior wall cladding with shingle roof. Most are 3+ bedrooms, 2+ bath homes ranging from 1800 to 4000 sf. The larger homes are located in the main Hammock Bay section.
Smaller homes are located in Horseshoe Bend and Schooner Landing ranging from 1000 to 1500 sf. The lot sizes vary ranging from .20 to .50 acres in the main section and .08 to .15 acres in smaller pods. Many of the homes are located along small stocked ponds and conservation areas.