Shaded by hundreds of towering mature oak trees, the established golf course community known as Briarcrest Estates is a lush and beautiful older neighborhood located in central Bryan. Just west of Highway 6, Briarcrest Drive offers easy entrances to and from the neighborhood. This proximity to Highway 6 provides the residents of these estates with access to ample community amenities, including several shopping centers, restaurants, schools, entertainment venues, and even the Texas A&M University campus that is less than 4 miles away. With more properties owned and lived in by generations of families, Briarcrest Estates makes an excellent place to settle down with your family!
The inventory of homes within the neighborhood range from development in the 1970s to brand-new with many overlooking the picturesque golf course. These highly-desired estates here in Briarcrest offer good sized lots and immaculate homes for this area of town. The homes have a median listing price of $227,000, but some properties can be listed as high as $330,000 for more land. Due to the wide variety of homes in the area, you can find patio homes with as little as 1,400 square feet all the way up to huge estates with homes over 2,600 square feet. Within Briarcrest Estates is an age-restricted section known as Briar Meadows Creek which is now favorable to retirees, this area is designated for owners that are 55 years and older.
Within the Briarcrest Estates community is their own premier and modern Phillips Event Center, featuring an 18-hole regulation golf course, six lighted tennis courts, several event venues, and their own Quarry Bar & Grill. This Dr. Marvin H. Ferguson designed Briarcrest city golf course features 18 challenging holes over 6,748 yards from the champion tees in a park-land style of play with tight fairways and small greens that are sure to delight any and all golfers. If you’re not an avid golfer, the Phillips Center also provides golfing lessons for all ages. Popular with families in the area, Briarcrest Estates is zoned within the Bryan ISD with many top-rated schools nearby, such as Bryan High School less than a mile away! On the opposite side of Briarcrest Drive, the residents of the area enjoy their access to three different grocery stores, fine and casual dining opportunities, and other city amenities. These grocery stores include a huge Walmart Supercenter, ALDI, and a Target nestled among other favorites such as a Lowe’s Home Improvement store and a Discount Tire. If you’re looking to get out of the area, the historic downtown of Bryan is just a quick drive away! These streets of downtown Bryan are rich in history and feature eclectic shops, fine restaurants, cozy cafes, entertainment opportunities, and the recently re-opened and remodeled Queen Theatre. Each month, specifically the first Friday of each month, downtown Bryan begins to buzz around sunset with shops open late and street musicians crawling the streets in one of the “must do” activities for residents and tourists alike in the area.
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