Rossmoor Village Overview
Rossmoor Village is an award-winning active adult community in Monroe set in Middlesex County of Central New Jersey. It was built to look like an old New England village, complete with old-fashioned street lamps. While Rossmoor is full of old world charm, it has all the modern amenities and conveniences active retirees would need and want.
This gated community features a 30,000 square-foot clubhouse with 18 holes of golf, a full-time entertainment and recreation department, a health center, an amazing array of different home styles set on 418 acres of land, and a large variety of interest groups. Rossmoor Village is a popular active adult community in Middlesex County.
The beautiful clubhouse at Rossmoor features a ballroom, three party rooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, library, computers, billiard rooms, and a large variety of hobby areas. Those include an art studio, woodworking shop, sewing room, ceramics studio, a dark room for photography, and card and reading rooms. The health center is a separate building and has a nurse on site.
The fitness studio has plenty of exercise machines and weights suitable for full-body workouts. Outside, there are six wicket professional croquet courts, three bocce courts, three full-size tennis courts, and eight shuffleboard courts. A 72-par, 18-hole championship golf course set on 104 acres takes center stage at Rossmoor. After all these activities, residents can relax in the heated Olympic swimming pool, complete with a hot tub.
Rossmoor Homes & Real Estate
The homes in Rossmoor were built between 1965 and 1991 and range in size from around 500 to over 2,200 square feet. There are co-ops, condominiums, and ranch-style homes for a total of 2,303 residences. The co-ops come in many different floor plans and most have one bath except for two models which offer two baths. There are several different floor plans among the condominiums including some that are second-floor models. The ranch-style homes in Rossmoor have two bedrooms and two baths with year-round Florida rooms or patios. Some have attached garages, while others have carports. All homes, regardless of model, have plenty of closet space.
Association dues vary by style and model. The maintenance fee for all home styles includes maintenance of all common areas, exterior maintenance, lawn care, snow removal, water, sewer, garbage, and basic cable among other things. In addition, the co-op maintenance fee includes servicing of all appliances by the professional on-site maintenance staff.
Residents of Rossmoor in Monroe enjoy a worry-free lifestyle with many activities that support their active, social and cultural interests. A full-time entertainment and recreation department with several employees handles an ever-changing program of concerts, movies, lectures, organized day trips and overnight trips. In addition to the plentiful amenities and scheduled activities, Rossmoor offers many classes, social groups and organizations. Classes include fitness and dance activities such as line dancing, Zumba, water aerobics, yoga, meditation, and more. Clubs cover a wide spectrum of interests including arts, cards, games, sports, culture, and education. Residents of Rossmoor can also participate in a large variety of religious organizations.
Rossmoor at Monroe is just 0.3 miles from the New Jersey Turnpike at exit 8A, making it easy to explore the surrounding area or take day trips. For medical needs, residents can choose from four hospitals in the area. Grocery stores, restaurants, drug stores, home improvement stores, a movie theater, and a parlor and beauty shop are all within minutes. The Concordia Shopping Center is only two miles away. In less than 15 minutes, residents can drive to the Freehold Raceway Mall. Active adults can also visit the Senior Center in Monroe and participate in the center's activities.
Outdoor lovers will enjoy Thompson Park which offers 675 acres of walking and hiking trails, picnic areas with grills, fishing, ball fields, ice skating, and a mini zoo. The nearby Jersey shore beaches are a great destination for hot summer days, while anglers will find plenty of fishing spots to pursue their interest. New York City, Philadelphia, and Atlantic City are all within 90 minutes of Rossmoor. Newark International Airport can be reached within 45 minutes for convenient long-distance travel.