Highland Woods - New Homes in Elgin Illinois
Overstreet Builders is pleased to offer home sites for custom new homes in Elgin Illinois located in the Highland woods community. Overstreet Builders offers two series of homes: A custom series starting in the $260s, and a custom series starting in the $500s.
Highland woods is a master planned community, offering buyers rolling hills, ponds, woods, parks, playgrounds, nature trails, clubhouse, and an on site school.
Highland Woods is located north of route 20 on the western edge of Elgin, Illinois. This beautiful community has some of the most scenic topography available in northern Illinois, including rolling hills, stands of large mature trees, and numerous ponds. Because of these features, Highland Woods offers a design where a natural setting is interwoven throughout its streets and yards.
Highland woods subdivision offers an assortment of recreational activities, with 154 acres of open space, 7 parks/playgrounds, picnic areas, 12 ponds, and miles of nature trails/ jogging paths. From playing with the neighborhood kids at a Highland woods park, to enjoying a stroll along a trail that winds through the woods, or spending a Saturday picnicking with your family, the highland woods community has opportunities to fill every outdoor enthusiast�s needs.
Nature isn�t the only attraction that new homes in Elgin Illinois located in the Highland Woods community have to offer your family. The developers have designed a multi million dollar facility owner�s club, where every highland woods homeowner is a member, adding a seemingly endless array of entertainment opportunities. The Highland Woods Owners Club is a state of the art facility housing all kinds of family activities. There are swimming pools for your whole family to enjoy; from a large resort pool to a shallow splash kids� pool with water slide and wading pool, where people of all ages will have the chance to cool off from the summer heat and socialize with neighborhood friends.
Also as part of the Highland Woods Owners Club is a clubhouse with great room area available for socializing, relaxing, and group gatherings. A fitness center houses free weights and a multitude of fitness machines and with locker rooms and child care facilities. Finally, competition quality tennis courts, a basketball court, and sand volleyball courts offer sports enthusiasts a place to burn of some energy. All of these luxuries add together to create Highland Woods, one of Illinois� premier master planned communities.
One of the biggest priorities for every family looking for a new custom home is the schools. With the addition of Country Trails Elementary School, parents will be comforted to know that their children will be attending a brand new grade school, which is part of a great school district, conveniently located within the subdivision. This facility is already under construction in Highland Woods, slated to open in the fall of �07. The quality education continues through middle school and high school as your children attend Central school district #301. For more information on the schools, visit our Highland Woods Schools page.
Finally, location is a key factor for Highland Woods. Highland Woods is located west of Randall road on route 20, in Elgin, IL. Access to I-90 is just minutes away, as are all of the conveniences and shopping that the Randall Road corridor has to offer. Located on the west edge of Elgin, many of Elgin�s great amenities are also just minutes away, including:
- Elgin�s historic district
- State Street Market Shops, Huntley Prime Outlets and Spring Hill Mall
- Highlands of Elgin and Wing Park public golf courses
- The Centre of Elgin public recreation facility
- Lords Park Pavilion, petting zoo, and family aquatic center
- Wing Park Family Aquatic Center
- Fox River Bike Trail
- Elgin Sports Complex
- Hemmens Cultural Center
- Fox River Trolley Museum
- Grand Victoria Riverboat Casino
- Elgin Symphony Orchestra
- Illinois Railway Museum
- Elgin Public Museum
So what makes Highland Woods so great? It�s the total package. A pristine setting, amenities abound, high quality education, and convenient location help to make Highland Woods a great place to call home.
Overstreet Builders is an experienced semi-custom and custom home builder specializing in new home construction in Chicago�s west suburbs.