Dock yourself at Sykes Creek in Merritt Island to experience the relaxing river life you’ve always dreamed of.
With canals connecting to Sykes Creek, this neighborhood is great for the recreational boater, kayaker, wildlife lover, or fishing enthusiast. The luxury homes of Sykes Creek, part of the Sykes Cove neighborhood, offer gorgeous views, tropical landscaping, and a quiet neighborhood. It’s a perfect refuge from the busyness of life that can oftentimes seem overwhelming.
Located along Sykes Creek, which connects to the Banana River, the Sykes Creek neighborhood is family-friendly. Sidewalks allow for easy biking or strolling and homes are perfectly sized for growing families.
Each home in the Sykes Creek neighborhood is unique. If you have a wish list, make sure to share it with your CENTURY 21 Ocean agent to be advised when your dream home is on the market! Many homes in this area feature Spanish tile roofs, private docks, granite kitchen countertops, spacious master suites, large multi-car garages, and lots of living space. Some homes may feature screened, in-ground pools, creek and wildlife sanctuary views, breakfast bars, covered patios, fireplaces, balconies, and more.
Sykes Creek is served by the Brevard public school system. Young residents may attend Lewis Carroll Elementary, Thomas Jefferson Middle School, or Merritt Island High School. The Brevard public school district is frequently ranked in the top ten percent of Florida school districts. It’s a great place for children to learn, grow, and challenge themselves. If preferred, there are high-quality parochial and private schools in the area as well.
Merritt Island is home to Kennedy Space Center and several wildlife preserves. Sitting between the Indian and Banana Rivers in Brevard County, it offers a rich ecosystem and is a refuge to a variety of creatures. Manatees and dolphins can be spotted in the rivers, as well as egrets and other waterfowl. Merritt Island offers convenient shopping and easy access to popular grocery stores. There are numerous recreational opportunities for golf or water enthusiasts.
Nearby A1A ties the Sykes Creek neighborhood to other popular Space Coast locals, including Cape Canaveral and Cocoa Beach. Getting to the Atlantic is easy, whether by boat or car. Ulumay Wildlife Sanctuary is directly across the creek and the Banana River is a short way down the creek.
Because of Merritt Island’s central location on the Space Coast, commuting to Orlando for work or leisure is easy. After a 45-minute ride, you’ll be ready to rock your job or enjoy the many entertainments that Central Florida has to offer, from fine dining and shopping to pro basketball games and world-class amusement parks.
Your dream home can be yours, whether it’s a spacious Sykes Creek home or a beachside condo, a CENTURY 21 Ocean agent is ready to help make your dream a reality. Contact us today to get your search underway!