Carillon at Cambridge Lakes in Pingree Grove, Illinois is Cambridge Homes' latest active adult community in the Northwest Chicago suburbs. Cambridge Lakes is a beautiful master-planned community comprised of nearly 3,000 homes, of which an estimated 1,297 will be devoted to the 55+ Carillon enclave. Carillon in Pingree Grove is a gated neighborhood complete with a large amenity center and ranch-style attached townhomes and single-family homes.
The quiet town of Pingree Grove, near the intersections of Route 47 and Route 72, has transformed in recent years with the development of the Cambridge Lakes community. In 2007 Cambridge Lakes received the award for the best overall suburban community in the greater Chicago area by the National Association of Home Builders. The Carillon active adult phase of Cambridge Lakes began in 2007 and construction continues today.
Carillon Cambridge Lakes Amenities & Lifestyle
Carillon Cambridge Lakes recently unveiled a brand new state-of-the-art clubhouse. This magnificent facility boasts an exciting lineup of great amenities such as a fitness center, aerobics studio, indoor pool and spa and outdoor pool. The clubhouse serves as the social hub for all community social and club activities at Carillon in Pingree Grove, IL. There is a large ballroom that hosts community gatherings as well as dinners and parties. There are several hobby and craft rooms plus a billiards room, computer lab and library.
Outside in Carillon Cambridge Lakes are tennis courts, bocce ball courts and walking and biking trails. A 3-hole golf course provides the perfect place to practice your short game.
Carillon Cambridge Lakes Homes & Real Estate
Carillon at Cambridge Lakes offers a wide variety of housing styles that are very reasonably priced. Buyers can select from single-family homes, duplexes and attached single-level townhomes arranged in quads.
The Resort Series single-family homes in Carillon Cambridge Lakes include ten floor plans that range from 1,475 to 2,322 square feet. These luxuriously appointed homes include two or three bedrooms, two or two and a half baths, two-car garages (with optional three-car garages) and optional basements.
For homebuyers on a more modest budget the Composer Series duplexes include four floor plans that range from 1,401 to 1,716 square feet. These single-level units include two bedrooms, two baths and a two-car garage. A den is included on the two largest plans, which is ideal for an office or relaxing TV room.
The Bayside Series townhomes in Carillon Cambridge Lakes offer the ultimate choice for inexpensive, maintenance-free living. These quad style, single-level townhomes are offered in four floor plans from 1,107 to 1,332 square feet. All units include two bedrooms, one or two baths and two-car garages. Homeowners in the Composer Series duplexes and Bayside Series townhomes enjoy a complete maintenance-free lifestyle with the association managing all lawn care, snow removal, landscaping and exterior maintenance of the homes.
Carillon at Cambridge Lakes is located half a mile east of Route 47 on Route 72 in Pingree Grove, Illinois. The community is located two miles south of the Northwest Tollway and only 45 miles from downtown Chicago. Carillon at Cambridge Lakes is ideally situated in a quiet setting, but very accessible to places like the northwest suburbs, Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg and O'Hare Airport. In addition, Route 47 is emerging as one of the main thoroughfares in the northwest suburbs, making Carillon an ideal location for shopping, restaurants and everyday conveniences. Just north of I-90 on Route 47, residents have access to a Jewel-Osco, the Huntley Outlet Mall, Wal-Mart, Home Depot and more. The Randall Road corridor is six miles to the east where residents have access to a myriad of shopping and dining opportunities.
- Clubhouse - 18,000 Sq. Ft.
- 3-Hole Golf Course
- State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
- Indoor Lap Pool & Spa
- Outdoor Pool
- Aerobics & Dance Studio
- Card Room
- Ceramics Studio
- Arts & Crafts Studio
- Computer Lab
- Walking & Biking Trails
- 2 Tennis Courts
- 3 Bocce Ball Courts
- 2 Horseshoe Pits
- Scenic Lakes & Ponds
- Fishing Lake
- Gardening Plots
- Playground for Grandkids
|Model Name||Sq. Ft.||Beds||Baths||Garage|
|Sanibel||1,475||2||2||2 or 3|
|Mackinac||1,598||2 or 2 + Den||2||2|
|Four Seasons||1,668||2 + Den||2||2 or 3|
|Monte Carlo||1,716||2 + Den||2||2 or 3|
|Camelback||1,760||2 + Den or 3||2||2 or 3|
|Newport||1,778||2 or 2 + Den||2||2|
|Greenbriar||1,921||2 + Den or 3||2||2 or 3|
|Palm Springs||1,951||3 + Den||2||2 or 3|
|Fairmont||2,079||2 or 2 + Den||2||2 or 3|
|Sun Valley||2,322||3 + Den||2.5||2 or 3|
There are plenty of activities available in Carillon at Cambridge Lakes. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.
- Alternative Health Club
- Book Club
- Card Clubs
- Carillon Singles
- Computer Club
- Fellowship & Goodwill Committee
- Gourmet Club
- Hand & Foot
- Hatha Yoga
- Holiday Parties
- Investment Club
- Ladies Billiards
- Ladies Lunch & Tea
- Low-Impact Aerobics
- Mah Jongg
- Men's Breakfast
- morning coffee
- Movie night
- Poor Man's Poker
- Softball League
- Texas Hold'em
- Walking Club
- Water Aerobics
The clubhouse with the pool and fitness center is great, the walking paths and golf course grounds are just beautiful. There is an abundance of great shopping and restaurants nearby. The common areas are beautiful and well-maintained and we like the fact that this is a gated community. We are quite pleased with our choice!
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