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Old 11-06-2006, 04:00 PM
 
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It was a nice day on Friday so I took some pics, hope you enjoy.




Longwood is located off Louetta Blvd, about equidistant between Hwy 249 & US 290 in Cypress. It is bordered by Lakewood to the North and Coles Crossing to the South.
(note: subject in photo is the Longwood shopping center, the neighborhood is top right)


Entrance to Longwood on Louetta, behind it is a small lake with a jogging track around it.


The neighborhood began development in 1993 by Cypress Real Estate Advisors




Longwood strives to maintain its 'woodsy' character and has a strict HOA regulations that prohibit the removal of trees larger than 3 caliper inches without approval.


Longwood has 21 sections in all.


Longwood has 3 gated sections, this is one of two within an area called "the Parkes"


Custom home in Longwood

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Old 11-06-2006, 04:01 PM
 
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Longwood Park #2 Clubhouse, pool, tennis courts, playground


Miles of Hike & Bike Trails run throughout the neighborhood


The Longwood Golf Clubhouse, is modelled after a Kentucky horse farm


The Longwood Golf Club is a 27-hole course, a popular spot for hosting corporate, celebrity, and charity golf tournaments.


Homes along the golf course in Longwood


Home prices in Longwood range from the $170's to $1 million


Telge Entrance to Longwood


Quaint church at the crossroads in Cypress. This is where all the major roads intersect, forming a picturesque triangle. This would be an ideal spot for a real town center.


Looking back across from the church at the entrance to Longwood on Telge


Longwood Pond has picnic tables, bbq grills, jogging trails and catch & release fishing for the kids.
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Old 11-06-2006, 04:05 PM
 
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Outside Longwood on Huffmeister, near the historic 'Tin Hall' one of the oldest Dance Halls in Texas in continual operation (to the left of it is Longwood, to the right is Coles Crossing).


Longwood Park #1, neighborhood features 2 parks with clubhouses, olympic pool, splash pads, playgrounds, and tennis courts.


One of the sections designed for the "50 and over" set, dotted with mini parks - Mostly custom patio homes, with an attractive uniform color scheme, with many located along the golf course.


Gazebo in Longwood, located in one of a number of mini-parks scattered throughout the neighborhood.


House Divided - Notice the signs on the house. Longwood currently is split between two High Schools in the Cy-Fair School District. The neighborhood is now zoned to the new Cypress Woods HS, however current Junior & Seniors will finish up at Cy-Fair HS.


Longwood Fall Festival held last week


Longwood Fall Festival, carnival rides for the kids.


Pony rides...Longwood holds 4 big neighborhood events (Fall Festival , Christmas Party, Easter Egg Hunt, and 4th of July Parade).


Custom home in Longwood


Longwood completed buildout around 2001, with about 1400 homes.
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Old 11-06-2006, 07:49 PM
 
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I love these pictures of your neighborhood. We've visited Houston before and was really impressed with the tree lined streets, neigborhood parks, and beautiful homes. Seems like a nice place to raise a family.......Hope to see more pictures.
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Old 11-08-2006, 11:06 PM
 
Location: Pleasanton Ca
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Hey Mr football . . . That was great seeing the pics. Really gave me a feel for the community. Here in california homes would start from the 1 million mark to be in a place as nice as that. I have a home as a rental in Indian Village in Cypress I think it's called. Is that visable on the aerial map you posted? I chose it because there were a fair amount of trees as aopposed to some other communities I looked at which looked barren except for a few starter trees.
Where did you get the aerial picture?
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Old 11-09-2006, 02:44 AM
 
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VILLAGE OF INDIAN TRAILS is due directly NW of Longwood. This satellite photo may have been taken prior to that community's development, but in this photo its in the forested area nw of the pushpin.
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Old 11-09-2006, 03:20 PM
 
Location: Pleasanton Ca
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ahh. so Longwood is the community across the main road leaving Indian trails. I saw it leavng and I will come and explore next ime I'm out that way which might be next weekend.
Thanks for the map.
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Old 01-28-2007, 03:32 PM
 
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those pictures were great! My family has lived in longwood for a few years and love it! the pictures you posted were fabulous and really show people what longwood is all about.
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Old 01-29-2007, 08:24 AM
 
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Smile Great pictures

Longwood is really nice. Great pics.Will keep this in mind when we move to look at this area.
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Old 01-29-2007, 09:49 PM
 
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Looks very nice. What is the commute like from there to the med center? What do the HOA fees run?
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