Brighton Parks – Affordable Active Adult Living in Central California

Brighton Parks is a sought-after active adult community in the Central California town of Bakersfield.
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Brighton Parks is a sought-after active adult community in the Central California town of Bakersfield.

Active adults who want a smaller, more intimate 55+ California community will love the beauty of Brighton Parks. This charming development is set in Bakersfield, California, amid many fabulous retail centers, restaurants and local attractions. The community also features several on-site amenities, lush grounds and a variety of affordable single-family homes.

Brighton Parks was opened by Castle & Cooke in 2006, and development is still underway with plans for a total of just 425 homes. The gated community plays up the beauty of Central California with several gardens and pocket parks, while also offering plenty of space for residents to gather with friends and get to know their neighbors. Homebuyers currently have their choice of available resale or new construction homes.

Residences at Brighton Park 

When it comes to homes, Brighton Parks features single-family designs in seven floor plans, ranging from 1,460 to 2,513 square feet. Each model features a minimum of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a two-car garage. Most floor plans also have the option of a den or third bedroom, and a few models are also available with three-car garages.

These lovely, single-story homes feature appealing, modern designs with open floor plans and covered patios for outdoor living. Spacious master bedroom suites offer large bedrooms, spa-like bathrooms, and walk-in closets. Open kitchens, airy great rooms, and separate dining areas provide an ideal space for entertaining. The largest home also features a breakfast nook in addition to a separate dining area.

Clubhouse and Amenities 

At the heart of the community, the 4,000 square-foot clubhouse brings residents together with a number of clubs, activities and special events. The beautifully appointed lounge welcomes residents with cozy conversation areas and a large fireplace. The fitness center makes it easy to keep up with regular workouts and the catering kitchen is the perfect place to share favorite recipes. Residents can also enjoy friendly competition with a game of cards or billiards, or get to know their neighbors at a community party.

The outdoor amenities in Brighton Parks are specifically designed to make the most of the beautiful California climate. The spacious patio, with its own outdoor fireplace, is an ideal place for drinks or a casual gathering. The pool and spa area lets residents cool off with a swim or soak up some sun, while walking and biking trails keep active adults on the move. There are also two shuffleboard courts for residents who want some light outdoor recreation.

With an inviting clubhouse, beautiful park areas and appealing homes, active adults can enjoy low-maintenance, main-level living in the heart of Central California. For more information on this community click here: Brighton Parks – Bakersfield, CA

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