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Beyond the unbeatable lifestyle of the master-planned Westhaven community itself, the Franklin and greater Nashville area is renowned as one of the nation’s most lively and livable places to call home. In addition to the famed music scene, the area boasts electrifying sports, natural wonders, cultural experiences, bustling business environment and much more.

Explore the impressive showcase of area resources available to residents of Westhaven.


Newcomers and long-time residents alike encounter new reasons to love Franklin, Williamson County and the Nashville area. In addition to local attractions, dining, arts and outdoor adventures you can enjoy year round, there’s a full calendar of seasonal celebrations and activities you won’t want to miss!


“America’s Favorite Mainstreet” is right on Westhaven’s front porch and just minutes from bustling downtown Nashville. Ranked among the South’s prettiest and most popular towns by national publications such as Garden & Gun, Southern Living and Time Magazine, there are plenty of unique boutiques, tantalizing restaurants and significant sites just waiting to be discovered in Franklin’s 16-block Main Street historic district and beyond. Franklin and Williamson County offer countless new adventures and experiences for residents and visitors alike, from the sprawling grounds of Carnton to the charming village of Leipers Fork.  Learn more.


Explore Tennessee’s capital, aka “The Music City,” from your home at Westhaven. Many visitors flock to this authentic, accommodating and accessible destination to follow the footsteps of musical legends at the Grand Ole Opry House, Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and historic Ryman Auditorium. Nashville’s bustling neighborhoods also play host to rock star culinarians, a diverse art scene, thrilling sports and recreation, and beautifully preserved landmarks.

Things to Do in Nashville:

•  Visit the Grand Ole Opry House and enjoy incredible live country music performances – you can also explore Ryman Auditorium, the original home of the Grand Ole Opry
•  Discover one of the world’s most extensive musical collections at the renowned Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
•  Stroll along the shore of the Cumberland River at scenic Riverfront Park or hop aboard an old-fashioned paddleboat for a leisurely cruise
•  Experience the awe-inspiring wonder of the Parthenon without leaving the USA at Centennial Park, which boasts a full-scale replica of this ancient Greek temple
•  Dine on mouthwatering cuisine at local eateries such as Prince’s Hot Chicken Shack, Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint, Rolf & Daughters and Pinewood Social

Check out The Music City website or the Middle Tennessee Guide for day trip inspiration.

Westhaven, Franklin, Tennesse

Mack Hatcher Parkway is on schedule for November 2021

“So far in 2020, the northwest extension of Mack Hatcher Memorial Parkway has only made progress.

Crews have completed several aspects of the project, including beam and bridge work over both the Harpeth River and West Harpeth River. This has happened since the groundbreaking at the end of 2018.

“The first of several bridge deck pours was completed in April,” Tennessee Department of Transportation spokeswoman Kathryn Schulte said. “The next pour is scheduled to take place mid-late May. All beams have been set with the exception of the span over the West Harpeth River. This work is currently underway.”…

Read the full article from The Tennessean here.


With four professional sports teams based in nearby Nashville, there are boundless opportunities for resident fans to catch a game during most of the major sporting seasons.

•  Tennessee Titans, NFL – Watch the clash of the Titans at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium! Since 2016, this renowned team has enjoyed four consecutive winning seasons and made the playoffs twice.
•  Nashville Predators, NHL – The Predators, known locally as “The Preds,” take the ice and compete for the Stanley Cup at Bridgestone Arena just a 4 minute walk from the historic Ryman Auditorium.
•  Nashville SC, MLS – The city’s premier major league soccer club kicked off its inaugural season in 2020, with home matches hosted at Nissan Stadium. This new team has a very bright future in the Music City, as construction is already underway on an impressive 27,500-seat stadium and state-of-the-art soccer facilities within the Nashville Fairgrounds.
•  Nashville Sounds, MiLB – This triple-A affiliate hits home runs out of First Horizon Park during baseball season! Join Booster, the club’s charming rooster mascot, in the stands as you root for the home team.

Although Nashville doesn’t have a Major League Baseball franchise yet, the Music City Baseball organization is committed to “swinging for the stars of tomorrow” and hopes to welcome a team to the impressive mixed-use Cumberland Park development by 2024.


Access to healthcare is an important factor in choosing a home. Westhaven is convenient to a full range of university hospitals, medical centers and clinics in Franklin, Williamson County and the Nashville area. Vanderbilt Primary Care is located within the Westhaven Community, and the world-class Vanderbilt University Medical Center is just minutes away in Nashville.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center20-25 miles from Westhaven, Vanderbilt is a national leader in patient care, medical education, nursing education, and research

Medical Center
Williamson Medical Center – Less than 7 miles from Westhaven, with emergency room, children’s hospital, joint and spine center, bone and joint institute, surgical services and more. Located at: 4321 Carothers Pkwy, Franklin, TN 37067

•  Franklin Clinic – Less than 5 miles from Westhaven. Located at: 1324 W. Main Street, Franklin, TN 37065
•  Fairview Clinic – Just over 20 miles from Westhaven. Located at: 2629 Fairview Boulevard, Fairview, TN 37062

Primary Care Physician
Vanderbilt Primary Care, Westhaven – Within the Westhaven community. Located at: 1025 Westhaven Boulevard, Franklin, TN 37064

Visit the Williamson County Health Department website for any additional medical information.


Residents of Westhaven benefit from an exceptionally favorable tax environment. Tennessee has one of the lowest per capita tax burdens in the entire country because there is no state income tax. Although Westhaven enjoys close proximity to downtown Nashville, the community itself is located in Williamson County, which has lower taxes than other Nashville areas such as Davidson County.


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