Carmella is a lovely community known for its quality built homes, charming clubhouse and great location.

With upscale carriage homes and lush greenery, Carmella is an intimate active adult community in the heart of Pennsylvania's Cumberland Valley. This lovely development has plans for just 190 attached homes, as well as an inviting clubhouse where residents can gather with friends and make use of the community amenities. Affordable homeowners' association fees also include exterior home and yard maintenance.

Carmella was opened in 2007, by Landmark Homes, to provide low-maintenance living for active adults aged 55 or better. Its prime location in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, puts the community within easy access of major highways and just 20 miles from the Harrisburg International Airport. Attractions just outside of Carmella, include retail centers, restaurants, golf courses and other daily services.

Social and recreational activities within Carmella are centered around its private community center. This welcoming facility is a great place to socialize or take part in group activities. Residents can relax in the cozy library or exercise in the fitness room. A large conference room is ideal for many structured events, while the multipurpose room is a great place for card games or other recreational activities. The clubhouse also has a community kitchen and bar area for entertaining.

Special-interest clubs offer many ways for residents to make new friends while pursuing a favorite hobby. Social groups, parties and other community events are also planned throughout the year, while a full-time Activity Director helps residents make the most of living in Carmella.

During the warm summer months, the outdoor swimming pool area is the perfect place to cool off with a relaxing dip, swim laps or just relax poolside with friends. Walking trails wind throughout the community as well, making it easy for residents to enjoy a morning jog or an evening stroll.

Carmella's affordable residences are designed by Landmark Homes to offer low-maintenance, main-level living. The 190 homes are available as upscale duplex and triplex carriage homes. Many one-story homes are available and those with second-story lofts are still designed with first-floor master bedroom suites.

Homes throughout Carmella include floor plans ranging from 1,525 to 2,566 square feet. Depending on the model, homes may have two or three bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, separate dens and two-car garages. Open floor plans create a modern, airy layout, while master bedroom suites include spa-like bathrooms and large walk-in closets. Homes also have inviting front porches and patios for outdoor living.

Active adults who prefer a smaller, more intimate community are sure to love Carmella's tranquil grounds and upscale homes. The community's prime location also makes it a great spot for an active retirement.

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