Seven Meadows is another of the more established master-planned communities in Katy, Texas and Fort Bend County. Seven Meadows is a 1,050-acre Newland development in Katy, Texas, west of Houston. Seven Meadows is designed around the Meadowbrook Farms Golf Course, an 18-hole Greg Norman signature golf course. The course is not owned by Newland Communities Development which developed this community. Seven Meadows is located just west of the Grand Parkway in Katy, south of I10 and just north of the Westpark Tollway. This makes it a great option for the commuters into Houston as well as the Energy Corridor. The Seven Meadows community, as mentioned above, offers the Greg Norman designed Golf Course (18-hole daily-fee course) called Meadowbrook Farms Golf Course. It also has a 6 acre community recreation center, parks and greenbelts, pools, and much more.
Central Park Recreation Complex is the developments main fun center, containing a water park, fitness center, picnic areas, a theatre complex, tennis courts and a whole myriad of other recreational activities. A junior Olympic swimming pool can be found in the sister complex, the Cross Meadow Recreation Center, along with a children’s play area.
The parkland that comprises the green areas of this Katy home development are uniquely landscaped and contain many fascinating features, such as the exquisitely crafted bridges, a human sundial and water lily park. There are many miles of hiking trails to explore; residents with outdoor tendencies will not be disappointed with the options available to them.
The luxury and functionality provided at Seven Meadows is underpinned by a sensible approach to environmental issues. The idea of sustainability was high on the list of requirements at initial design time. Great efforts were taken to ensure environmental impact is kept to a minimum. Such rudimentary considerations as using only organic fertilizer make a great ecological impact. The development also incorporates a local hazardous waste recycling program, allowing residents a safe avenue for disposing of harmful wastes, and to enable recycling of more common waste items such as paper and plastic.
When looking at the overall concept behind Seven Meadows, it is hard to imagine how any team of developers could create a housing community which could achieve the heady goals, set by the original design committee. In many ways, this community is two developments in one package. On the one hand, we have the functional, modern and well facilitated life style features. Whether living, working or playing, the Seven Meadows home development has everything a person or family could require for a comfortable life. On the other hand, we have the beautiful landscape, the aesthetically pleasing surroundings and the incredible amount of recreational facilities, which make Seven Meadows seem like a holiday resort.
There are two HOA’s in the community of Seven Meadows. One for Seven Meadows residents and one for the residents of Avalon at Seven Meadows. More information on the HOA’s can be found here: Seven Meadows HOA
You can find more out about Katy ISD or any of the individual schools here. Being that Seven Meadows is a large master-planned community in Katy, it would be difficult to name all of the possible schools that your children may be zoned to without knowing which area of Seven Meadows your new home will be in. However, currently, if you purchase a home in the Seven Meadows community, your children will be zoned for Seven Lakes High School. The feeder schools of elementary and junior high schools can be found here once you decide on a specific home.
Amenities in Seven Meadows
Recreational activities consist of family orientated features, such as vast areas set aside as fishing lakes, these alone cover some 115 acres. There are also over 200 acres of park land and local village greens, perfect for those sunny Katy, Texas afternoons. For the energetic outdoors-man, there are many hiking and cycling trails to be explored. The recreational centers contain attractions such as swimming pools, tennis courts and playgrounds. In your search for Katy real estate, check out communities like Seven Meadows, you will be glad you did. Below are some of the amenities you can enjoy in Seven Meadows:
- Meadowbrook Farms Golf Course, designed by Greg Norman
- Club house featuring golf shop, restaurant and lounge
- Gated community with private streets
- 28 acres of lakes with fountains
- 6-acre central park with a recreation center and picnic pavilion
- Swimming pool/spray park
- Children’s play areas
- Recreation center
- meeting rooms
- exercise room
- movie theater
- Landscape trails
- Open meadows
- Picnic areas
- Neighborhood parks
- Tennis courts
- Private community network
Property Taxes in Seven Meadows
The property taxes are assessed by the county appraisal district of the county that a particular property in located in. Seven Meadows lies within the boundaries of Fort Bend County. The appraisal district will assess the property value each year and taxes are determined off of that assessment. Property taxes are determined by using that county assessed value and dividing it by 100 (per $100 of value) and then multiplying it by the tax rate for that property. Most properties in Houston and Katy real estate markets are set up to pay school and county taxes. In addition to these to entities, if the property lies outside of a city limit, like Seven Meadows homes do, then those properties are also, almost always, part of a MUD (Municipal Utility District) and will pay taxes to their MUD entity as well. More specific information can be found at the following county appraisal websites.: Fort Bend CAD
Housing options are available to suit almost every taste, from low to average priced Katy homes up through to luxurious family homes. The pricing is also extremely wide for such an impressive project, ranging from mid $200,000’s to over $1,000,000. All Seven Meadows homes will be either custom or semi-custom built. If you are looking for luxury homes in Katy, Texas, Seven Meadows has just what you are looking for! Check out Seven Meadows new homes today!
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If you are moving to either Seven Meadows and need help deciphering test scores in various Katy schools, allow Steve Reddell to assist you. His experience as a Katy REALTOR and his experience working as a teacher, coach and administrator in Katy for many years will offer you the perfect guidance. In addition, the Seven Meadows area has a low crime rate with public safety being a top priority. Steve works with buyers and sellers throughout the community of Katy, Texas and all of West Houston. If you would like to buy Katy Real Estate in any neighborhood, he can help you. Contact Steve.
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