278 Units, constructed in 1969-1989
Waterchase is a garden-style residential apartment community completed in 1969 comprised of 278 units averaging 862 square feet per unit in 17 two-story buildings over 18.53 acres. Situated in the Largo area, just minutes from the Gulf Coast beaches, the community is located on Rosery Road, just between Bellair Road and Bay Drive and one block east of U.S. Highway 19 with access to IH-275 between Tampa and St. Petersburg.
Largo is located in the heart of Pinellas County along the Gulf Coast of west-central Florida just west of Tampa. Established in 1905, Largo has grown to be the 4th largest city in the Tampa Bay area ad is home to over 75,000 residents. The city of Largo is served by two international airports, Tampa international and St. Petersburg Clearwater International. Just 5 minutes from Waterchase, nearby beaches include Clearwater Beach, Bellair Shores, Indian Rocks Beach, Caladesi Island and Honeymoon Island State Park.
One of the nation’s largest and most cargo-diverse seaports, the Port of Tampa is the largest economic engine in central-west Florida, responsible for nearly 100,000 jobs and $8 Billion in annual economic impact. As the pot has continued to diversify, the range of facilities and the number of trading partners has expanded. Today, Tampa handles almost every imaginable commodity from any corner of the world. Long-term prospects for the port are very positive as Tampa is located at the western terminus of the IH-4 corridor, the fastest growing area of Florida, with more than 8 million residents within 100 miles of the port. With an aggressive capital improvement program underway, the Port of Tampa is positioning for increased business opportunities. Additionally, Norwegian Cruise Line announced that it will deploy Norwegian Dawn to the home port at the Port of Tampa for the 2012-2013 cruise season. The 2,224 passenger Norwegian Dawn will replace her older sister ship, Norwegian Star ad follows NCL’s announcement just last year that it would begin home porting operations in Tampa in the Fall of 2011.
Interior unit amenities include private screened patios/balconies, ceiling fans, storage and washer/dryer connections and vaulted ceilings in select units. Residents of Waterchase may enjoy such community amenities as a clubhouse, fitness center, business center, eight laundry facilities three swimming pools, pickleball court, playground and picnic area.