Welcome to Country Place

This Country Place 75703 website is designed to serve as an information resource about the neighborhood for both residents and those who wish to become residents. Here you will find a brief history, a downloadable PDF file of restrictions for both Phases I and II, the Lakeshore construction requirements, and our News & Views section with photos of the lovely scenery and events which make this such a special neighborhood.


Remembering Jerry Jones

Friend and neighbor Jerry Jones passed away on April 1st of 2023. I had spoken with Jerry in March when I called to brag about a big bass our grandson, Jack, had caught and to inquire about his health (he’d had heart surgery a few weeks earlier). He sounded weak but he complimented Jack on […]

After the Rains

I just got home and checked the rain gauge. It read 8″ and was almost overflowing. After a year that saw us 9″ below our normal rainfall, it’s a plus to start off the new year with a frog-strangler. The waterfall below Old Lake (#1) is roaring.

Sunset Over Country Place

The evening before a blue norther blew in and Tyler experienced the coldest week this year, we were treated to a beautiful sunset.

Winter Skies

When folks from out-of-state visit us looking for their next home in the wintertime, I tell them that viewing East Texas this time of year is like seeing their girlfriend without her makeup for the first time. Still pretty, of course, but minus much of the color. So I tilt upward for beauty and find […]