Homestead is a great community for me because a lot of my friends live here too. It's nice to be so close to good friends and to be able to spend time with them. I am involved in lots of the clubs like line dancing, quilting, painting and cards. It's a fun place to live!
Homestead at Mansfield Overview
Homestead at Mansfield in Columbus, New Jersey is an established active adult community that offers finely crafted single-family homes and great amenities. This gated community, open to adults aged 55 and better, is one of the most affordable ones in the area. Located in Columbus, a rural township in Burlington County, it offers a tranquil country setting while providing easy access to northern and southern New Jersey as well as New York, Philadelphia, and the Jersey Shore.
Homestead at Mansfield has a park-like feel with mature landscaping, tranquil water features, and many walking trails. It is home to 1,092 single-family residences and offers a variety of resale homes with many different options to suit different tastes and price points. Homestead at Mansfield is a very active community with plenty of scheduled events, social clubs, and a spacious clubhouse.
Homestead at Mansfield Amenities
The very large clubhouse is a constant source of activity for the residents of Homestead at Mansfield. It includes a fitness center where it is easy to stay in shape by utilizing the variety of cardiovascular and strength-training equipment. There are a number of hobby rooms where card players or arts and crafts enthusiasts can come together to share their passion or simply pass time on a rainy day. Residents can spend a leisurely afternoon reading in the library, perhaps to be followed by a friendly game of billiards. There is also a spacious ballroom on site for the many social events that take place in Homestead at Mansfield.
Outdoors, residents can take a dip in the heated pool or relax poolside. Those with a competitive side can enjoy the tennis, bocce ball and shuffleboard courts. There is also horseshoe pits for residents to enjoy. Residents can appreciate the natures beauty while taking a stroll on the walking and biking paths.
Homestead at Mansfield Homes & Real Estate
Homestead at Mansfield was developed between 1983 and 2012. While it is an established community comprised of many styles, the resale homes feature spacious, open floor plans between 1,200 and 2,200 square feet and come with many upgrades. These include some homes with recently updated kitchens, hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, and lots of closet space. Some homes at Homestead at Mansfield have front porches, patios, and sunrooms on the back.
All single-family residences are ranch style with one or two-car garages. Additional features may include laundry rooms, fireplaces, and jacuzzis in the master baths. The monthly homeowner's association fees are quite reasonable and vary only by a few dollars, depending on home model.
Homestead at Mansfield Lifestyle
Residents love coming home to Homestead. Their houses are well-maintained and reflect pride of ownership. This 55+ neighborhood, while not exactly small with 1.092 homes, has a tight-knit community spirit. For example, each home receives a monthly activities booklet that includes a full schedule of the community calendar. All events are also listed on a special website.
The established social clubs include line dancing, computer club, men's chorus, photo and travel club, art workshop, craft club, Mah Jongg and more. In addition to all the amenities, the quiet rural setting, the affordability, and ease of access to major roadways make Homestead at Mansfield perfect for active retirees who want it all.
Homestead at Mansfield is close to Route 206, Route 68, the New Jersey Turnpike, I-95 and I-295. There are several choices for shopping including the quaint shops of nearby Bordentown and Burlington, or major shopping areas like Cherry Hill, King of Prussia or the outlets in Jackson. Popular cultural and entertainment destinations in Burlington County include the Underground Railroad Coffee House and Art Gallery, the Burlington County Amphitheater, the James Fenimore Cooper House, and the Bard-How House. Burlington County also has several annual festivals. Philadelphia can be reached in 45 minutes and is a popular destination for city shopping and dining as well as museum trips. For an even livelier pace, New York City is only an hour-and-a-half away.
Single Family HomesLow $100s – High $200s
There are a variety of single-family homes offered within the gates Homestead at Mansfield. Homes typically feature two bedrooms, two bathrooms and an attached one or two-car garage.
|Model Name||Sq. Ft.||Beds||Baths||Garage|
|Framingham||Ask Agent||2 + Den||2||2|
Homestead at Mansfield Amenities
- Fitness Center
- Ballroom With Stage
- Card Room
- Crafts Room
- Outdoor Pool
- Outdoor Patio
- Picnic Area
- 2 Tennis Courts
- 2 Bocce Ball Courts
- 2 Horseshoe Pits
- 4 Shuffleboard Courts
- Walking & Biking Trails
Homestead at Mansfield Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes
There are plenty of activities available in Homestead at Mansfield. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.
- Art Workshop
- Atlantic City Tuesday Bus
- Beginner's Line Dancing
- Book Mobile
- Ceramic Workshop
- Computer Club
- Craft Group
- Duplicate Bridge Club
- Friday Shopping Bus
- Garden Club
- Golf Meetings
- Happy Times
- Homestead Follies
- Knit Wits
- Ladies Exercise
- Line Dancing
- Mah Jongg
- Men's Canasta
- Men's Choral Group
- Mixed Choral Group
- Movie Night
- Oil Painting Class
- Organized Travel
- People Without Partners
- Photo Club
- Pool Volleyball
- Quilter's Sew What
- Sing Along
- Travel Group
- Tour Buses
- Wednesday Grocery Bus
25 Homestead Drive
Columbus, NJ 08022
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