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South Shores

South Shores of Decatur, Illinois

To the South and West of Lake Decatur is an area known as South Shores. Plans were outlined by Marlin Eakin, treasurer of the South Shores Development Corporation. The plan was to start out with an 18.5 acre tract of the larger 400 acre area to be developed over 10 years.  Ground was first broke in this area in the spring of 1951.

Today you’ll find South Shores to be a beautiful, quiet place of Decatur. Being close to the lake, it’s convenient if you are into boating or fishing. Take the kids to the park!  There’s South Shores Park, Rotary Park and Wildwood Park all located in South Shores.

How about golfing? Red Tail Run, voted #1 Best Golf Course in Central Illinois, is located in South Shores. Red Tail Run is a Raymond Floyd designed signature course and has 5 different tee locations from Junior to Championship so even if you’re a beginner, Red Tail Run is a great place to play some golf.

Get some more golfing in at South Side Country Club where members also enjoy fine dining, swimming and more.

South Shores is home to South Shores Elementary School, and Holy Family Catholic School.  There are several churches in the area including Holy Family Parish, South Shores Christian Church, Maranatha Assembly of God, Faith Baptist Church of South Shores and Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church to name a few.

In South Shores you’ll find housing to fit just about any price range.  From a cozy two or three bedroom home, to a large lakefront home, there’s much to choose from. If you are interested in moving to the South Shores area, let us know!  Contact a Brinkoetter agent today!

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  • 70 Listings For Sale
  • $182,187 Average Listing Price
  • $130 Average Listing Price per Square Foot

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