Robert Dhu MacDonald Park is a subdivision community of Winter Park. This community features desirable estate homes in the heart of Winter Park near Lake Maitland just off of the north end of Park Avenue.
The neighborhood is named after Robert Dhu MacDonald, a significant historical figure in Winter Park. Mr. MacDonald was born in Scotland and at the age of 16 began his adventures in search of wealth. He began in South Africa and soon became a world traveler overseeing many different industries around the world, including sugar plantations in British Guiana, railroads in Canada, and iron foundries in New England. He finally settled down and retired to Winter Park in his own fashion becoming a prominent figure in the city active in City matters , president of the Union State Bank,and owner of groves of grapefruit, oranges and tangerines on his personal property. He owned an estate called Greyacres on the shores of Lake Maitland where the Robert Dhu MacDonald Park subdivision now stands.
Homes of this neighborhood are some of the most stately and popular in the city of Winter Park. Each is unique and some hold a piece of history in Winter Park. Homes offer 3 to 7 bedrooms and range widely in size and price. If you find a home you love in this neighborhood do not wait to buy it because it will not be on the market long. Homes for sale in Robert Dhu MacDonald Park can range anywhere from $500,000 to over $11million.
The public schools of Winter Park have an A rating and are some of the best in Florida. There are also a large number of private schools.
- Brookshire Elementary School
- Lakemont Elementary
- Eastbrook Elementary
- Aloma Elementary
- Killarney Elementary
- Winter Park High School- Magnet School
- Aloma High Charter School
- Lake Howell High School
- Winter Park Technical High School-tech/vocational
- St. Margaret Mary Catherine School
- Trinity Preparatory
- The Geneva School
- Alpha Christian Academy
- Saxton Private School
- Wilford Woodruff Academy
- Rollins College
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