The 10 home plans at 48° North are designed to take in views of the San Juan Islands and optimize comfortable living.

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ANACORTES — 48° North celebrates its grand opening this weekend with the unveiling of a new model home.

Sales are pending on 13 of the 30 homesites at 48° North, which features views of the San Juan Islands.

The builder, Landed Gentry Homes and Communities, is offering 10 home plans that are designed to take in the natural vistas and optimize comfortable living. They include single-level designs, daylight ramblers and traditional two-story layouts, and five homes offer master suites on the main level.

The homes range in size from 2,118 to more than 3,600 square feet. They include two-, three- or four-car garages, and many have media rooms and bonus loft options.

The community’s 10 home plans are designed to optimize comfortable living.
The community’s 10 home plans are designed to optimize comfortable living.

Buyers at 48° North are able to personalize their homes with selections that match their lifestyle and taste. Finishes include hardwood flooring; solid-surface counters; solid wood cabinetry; and fully landscaped, irrigated and fenced yards.

Tours of the newly completed and professionally furnished model home will be offered this weekend.

Featuring the builder’s Larrabee design, the model home has just over 3,000 square feet of living space with the master suite, guest room and study on the main level. The lower level includes a family room, two additional bedrooms and a bathroom.

The open floor plan offers views of the San Juan Islands, and covered decks on both levels take further advantage of the vistas.

Presales are underway, with the first buyers moving in after the holidays. Additionally, there several quick-delivery homes planned and under construction.

48° North’s location in Anacortes is within walking distance of Washington Park, the Guemes Channel Trail and the San Juan ferry terminal. It also offers convenient access to local amenities such as a hospital, a library and several marinas.

Anacortes is a coastal community with outdoor recreation all around, ranging from boating and fishing to hiking and biking opportunities. There is a vibrant arts scene, and it is home to many galleries and a monthly art walk.

Seattle and Vancouver are each a 1.5-hour drive away.

Landed Gentry Homes and Communities, the builder at 48° North, is a local family-owned business that has been building homes in the Northwest since 1979.