J. Percy Priest Lake real estate is regarded as a top ten market in Tennessee for lake homes and lake lots.
Typically, buyers can find 170 J. Percy Priest Lake homes for sale, and 10 lake lots and land for sale. Offering houses at many price points, J. Percy Priest Lake homes for sale have an average list price of $250,000.
A mid-sized Tennessee lake, J. Percy Priest Lake has 265 miles of shoreline.
J. Percy Priest Lake is a recreational splendor just 10 miles east of downtown Nashville. The short drive to the city makes it easy to work in the city and live on the lake.
Out-of-state travelers have easy access to the lake through the Nashville International Airport, just six miles away, and the TriStar Summit Medical Center is only two miles away. The I-20, I-40, and I-65 are major roadways nearby.
J. Percy Priest Lake spans 14,200 acres across Rutherford, Wilson, and Davidson Counties. It features 213 miles of shoreline and 38 islands, and the Stones River is its inflow and outflow source.
The lake is home to 30 recreation areas, five marinas, hundreds of campsites, and over 1,500 boat slips.
Percy Priest Lake welcomes watercraft of all kinds: pontoons, powerboats, sailboats, jet skis, bass boats, and many more.
The lake is enjoyed by Vanderbilt Sailing Club, Vanderbilt Rowing Club, Nashville Rowing Club, Percy Priest Yacht Club, and Tennessee Boat Club.
Known for its bass fishing, the lake is home to largemouth, smallmouth, striped, white, and Cherokee bass. It also holds catfish, sunfish, bluegill, and trout. Anglers have lots of opportunities for tournament fishing.
The Cook Day-Use Area features a sandy beach and roped-in swimming area. Long Hunter State Park is a great source of hiking trails, but trails are found almost anywhere around the lakeshore. Hamilton Creek Recreation Area is popular for its biking trails.
The heart of Nashville is right around the corner, making it easy to take a short trip to the city.
As the capital of Tennessee, Nashville lives up to its nickname of being “Music City USA.” It is home to many music attractions such as the Grand Ole Opry, the Country Music Hall of Fame, and a variety of record labels.
The nightlife in Nashville is nothing short of amazing. If of age, check out the downtown bar scenes that include sports bars, karaoke bars, rooftop bars, and famous honky-tonks.
Being a short distance from the lake or the city, properties at J. Percy Priest Lake are perfect for a full-time home, seasonal escape, or rental.