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Silverthorn - Big Event Hall
Silverthorn - Outdoor blue tables with chairs
Silverthorn - Brown Grand Piano with flower base on top
Silverthorn - Golf club hotel
Silverthorn - Golf course with lake

This semi-private golf club community is as good as it gets as far as exclusive neighborhoods go in Hernando County. Prestigious and highly sought after, Silverthorn boasts an impeccable golf course, newly built homes, and upscale amenities. Retirees and active adults alike are drawn to its laidback but luxurious environment. It won the Florida Communities of Excellence Award for Disaster Preparedness in the large community category in 2014. Silverthorn’s homeowners association has a Preparedness and Incident Action Plan in place, while residents undergo CPR training and certification, and are provided with informative articles.The community is located within 30 miles of Tampa, and within 50 miles of Orlando. Tampa International Airport is less than 40 minutes away.

Real estate

Developed from 1997 to 2011, the community has a housing stock that is fairly new. There are over 800 residences comprised of single-family homes and attached villas. Secure walled lots for recreational vehicles (RV) and boat parking are also available.

Silverthorn’s single-family homes typically have 3 to 4 bedrooms and 2 to 3.5 bathrooms. Home sizes vary from 1,600 to over 5,000 square feet.

There are 3 villa sections for buyers who prefer maintenance-free homes. Attached villas can have over 1,000 to almost 2,000 square feet of living space.

Firethorn Point, a gated enclave within the community, caters to those who want to experience the best of country club living. Executive homes with as many as 7 bedrooms can be found here. These homes also come with high-end features like gourmet kitchens, outdoor pools, and spa-style bathrooms.

If you’re interested in what Silverthorn real estate has to offer, call or email the Oakland Team.


The community is known for its 18-hole, Joel Lee-designed golf course. Golfers of all skill levels will appreciate the rolling terrain with over 96 bunkers, tree-lined fairways, and links-style holes. The course spans 6,800 yards from the longest tees, which makes for a thrilling and memorable game.

Traditions Bar & Grille commands views of the golf course and is open seven days a week. Come here for scrumptious treats like homemade soup, chili, boneless wings, and Angus burger. Grab some ice-cold beer after an exhilarating game of golf or try their cocktails.

The Silverthorn Country Club has an elegant and sophisticated ambience that makes it an excellent venue for wedding receptions, Christmas parties, and baby showers. Rooms can accommodate 20 to 300 guests, while banquet services can assist you with event planning and personalized menus.

Break a sweat at the state-of-the-art fitness center or dance to your favorite tunes at the ballroom. Get started with your new art project at the craft room, or have the multipurpose room reserved for group activities and club events.

Go for a dip at the heated pool then relax at the pool deck right after. A gas grill, picnic area, and gazebo are perfect for small gatherings and celebrations.

Living in Silverthorn gives you access to shopping centers at Cortez Boulevard and Spring Hill Drive, where you’ll find retailers like Sears, Target, and Kohl’s.

There are also three hospitals within the vicinity, including Brooksville Regional Medical Center.

For more information on Silverthorn, visit their website.

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