Experience all that St. Augustine has to offer...just 5 minutes from your front door!
As America's oldest city, St. Augustine was founded by Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles in 1565. St. Augustine offers nearly 450 years of culture and history, beautiful white-sand beaches, and one of Florida's most spectacular state parks. What's more, all of this is just moments from your new home at Sunset Point.
Fort Matanzas
This Spanish outpost fort was built in 1740-1742 to guard the Matanzas Inlet and to warn St. Augustine of British or other enemies approaching from the south. Fort Matanzas features guided tours, nature trails, fishing, swimming and sunbathing. In addition, the state park, which is located on barrier islands along the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, provides a natural habitat rich in wildlife.
Flagler College
Founded in 1968, Flagler College is a private, four-year institution of higher learning built around the grand Ponce de Leon Hall, a former luxury resort hotel now listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This masterpiece of Spanish Renaissance architecture was the dream of Henry Morrison Flagler, above left, industrialist, oil magnate and railroad pioneer.
Historic Shopping District
Even shopping celebrates history at antiquarian bookstores, antique shops and art galleries — many of which are housed in historic buildings. St. Augustine is home to some of the finest traditional, primitive, and contemporary art galleries in the world.
Anastasia State Park
Just a few minutes' drive from your new Sunset Point home, Anastasia State Park boasts four miles of white, sandy beach for swimming, fishing, surfing, and sunbathing; flanked by sand dunes and a lagoon bordered by rich tidal marshes. The park is home to a host of recreational activities, many centered around the State Park's natural resources and wildlife. The State Park's famous St. Augustine Lighthouse is still active; watching over the windsurfers who flock to the Salt Run inlet.
Free from urban intrusions and the shadows of towering condos, miles of white-sand beaches await those who seek solitude or seaside fun. To the south, the St. Augustine Lighthouse looms above the lagoon at Anastasia State Park. To the north lies Ponte Vedra Beach, where you'll find a unique balance between natural preservation (the 40-ft sand dunes are the largest in Florida) and the uncompromising elegance of one of the nation's oldest beach communities.


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