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Whispering Farms – A Little Bit of Country

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By : Mike Askins    99 or more times read
Whispering Farms – 300 acres of country living, with the conveniences of a master planned community. This is a unique neighborhood in Prosper, Texas that provides residents with an opportunity to enjoy a true country lifestyle with its large treed lots, acres of parks and green space, miles of of trails, a world-class equestrian center, and the opportunity to drop a line in the local fishing hole. If it's a neighborhood full of open spaces and fresh air you're looking for, Whispering Farms could be the place for you.

The best part of this hustle and bustle-free lifestyle, when the big city beckons, residents are only minutes from shopping at Legacy Business Park in Plano, or Stonebriar Mall in Frisco. The Dallas Parkway is only minutes away to provide easy access to hours of shopping, dining and entertainment venues.

Homes in Whispering Farms: The homes are unique in that they've been designed for large properties, and have an open feel with plenty of windows to take advantage of the views.

Now working on Phase III, there are a number of lots available. The sizes are generous and range from just over an acre to 7 acres. Depending on your tastes, you can choose from among lots with lake views, mature trees, or park borders. Homes in GentleCreek Estates will plant you adjacent to your favourite fairway.

Prices range from the $200's to over a million.

Amenities at Whispering Farms:

Hike & Bike Trails - 2 and a half miles of hiking/biking/equestrian trails weave through the 300 plus acres that make up Whispering Farms. Pedestrians and bikes share a 6 foot concrete path, and separated by a fence is the equestrian riding path that ranges from 8 feet to over 18 feet wide on a natural surface.

All the paths eventually meet and lead to the Town Lake and Park. This 27 acre lake is designed to provide many afternoons of enjoyment with activities such as boating, fishing or picnicking.

Equestrian Center - This world class facility contains a 100' x 240' covered riding arena, 52 boarding stalls, separate wash, tacking, feed and grooming stalls, 4 "Stud" stalls, and a conference area overlooking the arena. Also, included on the over 25 acre property is a covered exercise ring and separate feed barn. A completely modern facility, it also boasts a fly-sprayer system to protect the horses against annoying insects.

In addition to boarding, the center offers private and group lessons, and rental space for special events.

Gentle Creek Golf Club - Located across the street from Whispering Farms, this club offers an 18-hole, par 72 course winding through 236 acres of grass fairways, forest, rolling hills, and a 20-acre lake. Gentle Creek is a private club open to non-residents or permanent residents of Whispering Farms.

The tastefully designed clubhouse features the Lakeside Grill restaurant, complete with covered terrace overlooking the 18th hole. There is a full-service pro shop, fitness room, and steam room.

Also overlooking the course is GentleCreek Estates, a 630 acre planned golf community. Lots range from 8,000 square feet to over one acre. Empty nesters can find the patio home they've been looking for, or those looking for something on a grander scale will find custom estates priced over a million. All of these surround the scenic, Gentle Creek Golf Course.
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