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Fleming Island Real Estate

Locale – Fleming Island

Settled by Irish immigrant George Fleming who received a grant of 1000 acres for his military service from the Spanish governor of East Florida. In 1790, George Fleming built Hibernia Plantation (Hibernia is the Latin word for Ireland) and the plantation was left to his son Colonel Lewis Fleming when George Fleming died in 1821.

Fleming Island is located on the west side of the St Johns River. A 7-mile long walking, jogging and biking sidewalk that is 8 foot wide runs the length of the island along Highway 17.

 

Schools

Currently, Fleming Island is comprised of:

  • 3 elementary schools (K–5)
  • 1 middle school (6–8) *middle school is located in Orange Park
  • 1 high schools (9–12)

For more information regarding Fleming Island schools, please click the following link:

http://www.oneclay.net

 

Dining

Delicious places to eat:

  • Mello Mushroom
  • Your Pie
  • O’Charley’s Restaurant & Bar
  • Maple Street Bisquit Company
  • Whitey’s Fish Camp
  • Corky Bells Seafood & Steaks
  • Just a Pinch Café & Catering
  • La Nopalera
  • MOJO Smokehouse, BBQ & Blues
  • Chili’s Grill & Bar
  • IHOP
  • Ruby Tuesday
  • New York Pizzal
  • Tijuana Flats
  • Dicks Wings and Grill
  • Domo Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar
  • Bono’s Pit Bar-B-Q
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Whataburger
  • Starbucks
  • Panera Bread

 

Shopping

Our favorite places to shop:

  • Fleming Island Shopping Center
  • Publix
  • Target
  • Gretchen’s Hallmark Shop
  • Artsy Abode at Fleming Island
  • Junque in the Trunk at Fleming Island
  • Chocolate Shoe Boutique
  • Kirkland’s
  • Wade’s World Smoke Shop
  • Lighthouse Lamp Shop Inc.
  • Michaels

 

Hospital

Facilities to help you heal:

  • Baptist Clay Medical Campus
  • Baptist Primary Care
  • Isle Health and Rehabilitation Center

 

Points of Interest

Historic Sites

Amazing historical sites to visit:

  • St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church and Cemetery
  • Holly Cottage – on the National Register of Historical Places

 

Parks and Beaches

Surf, Sand and Serenity:

  • Doctors Lake Park
  • Moccasin Slough Park
  • Lick Skillet
  • Black Creek Park and Trail

 

Bed and Breakfast…and Hotels too

Comfy places to rest your head and fill your tummy:

  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites

 

Golf

Hit the links:

  • Eagle Harbor Golf Club
  • Fleming Island Golf Club
  • Golf Club at Fleming Island

 

Boating and Fishing

Where they are biting:

  • Doctors Lake Marina
  • Boat Florida Rentals
  • St. Barts Yachts