Located within a wooded area of the North Shore, Penns Chapel real estate is highly desirable. As a subdivision in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, this private community is located near Mandeville and Madisonville. In addition, the proximity to the New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner metro area allows residents a number of opportunities in addition to living in an area that provides a lifestyle preferred by many. Choosing Penns Chapel homes for sale allows residents the choice of living in a gated community, providing security and privacy.
There are a variety of homes located in Penns Chapel. Single-story or two-story homes with several bedrooms, inground heated pools, gourmet kitchens, butler’s pantries, studies and game rooms are available here. Wood flooring, large outdoor spaces for entertaining and multiple car garages are just a few of the amenities that are available when custom built homes in Penns Chapel are selected.
Residents of Penns Chapel real estate are served by the St. Tammany Parish School District. There are several parks nearby providing a variety of recreation for the area. Fairview Riverside State Park and Bogue Falaya Park are two. Two airports are located nearby – Troop L. Heliport and Hickman Field. This is an area with a low unemployment rate, which is likely due to the number of people who commute to other areas such as New Orleans to work.
Nearby communities of Riverwood, Crestwood, Beau Chene and Greenleaves are a source of recreation for those who choose Penns Chapel homes for sale. There are golf courses in the area and access to Lake Pontchartrain provides an opportunity for many water related activities. This is an area where residents may enjoy morning walks, jogging, bird watching, horseback riding, bike riding and more.
There are several exciting activities within the New Orleans area including festivals and annual events that are attended by residents of nearby communities as well as people from across the country. The most well known is Mardi Gras or Carnival and Jazz Fest is quite popular as well. There are museums, including Confederate Memorial Hall – the oldest museum in Louisiana among continually operating museums. Art venues such as the New Orleans Museum of Art and Ogden Museum of Southern Art are located here. With so many entertaining and interesting things to do, it is easy to see why Penns Chapel homes for sale are so popular.