Located in Georgetown, Texas, Heritage Oaks opened in 2004 and welcomes active adult residents. While Heritage Oaks boasts a clubhouse with social and recreational amenities, this lovely community’s most distinguishing feature is its approach to building custom new construction homes.
When most retirees consider retiring to Georgetown, Texas, the most popular choice has always been Sun City Texas by Del Webb. While Sun City is a great community with a multitude of amenities, a great lifestyle and reasonably-priced homes, many retirees are looking for something different.
For buyers who favor more customized homes and a more subdued lifestyle in an intimate setting, Heritage Oaks is a great alternative to the neighboring Sun City Texas. Developed by Jimmy Jacobs Custom Homes, Heritage Oaks is one of the few active adult communities which allows homebuyers to purchase truly custom homes.
New homebuyers have many options when it comes to designing their own dream retirement homes. They can begin with standard floor plans and request modifications, bring their own plans to the community architects or work with Heritage Oaks’ team of professional designers to create their own ideal floor plans. Heritage Oaks’ single-family homes are moderately priced but have many optional upgrades.
A few of the desirable features include all-side masonry exteriors, mahogany entry doors, double-pane windows, granite or marble countertops, ceramic backsplashes, and high-end kitchen appliances. There are 398 homesites within the Heritage Oaks community. Each of these lovely, wooded lots has its own best features.
Premium lots include the most desirable views and some lots are nestled within the woods for greater privacy. Though the lush scenery gives Heritage Oaks a tranquil setting, well-maintained walking paths connect throughout the community.
The Jimmy Jacobs Custom Homes main office, which houses the design studio and offices for the community’s designers and builders, is located just minutes from Heritage Oaks. This makes it even more convenient for homebuyers to move through the home building process.
Heritage Oak's Amenities
In addition to custom homes, potential homebuyers will enjoy the community’s amenities which are largely centered around the spacious clubhouse. Here residents can participate in a variety of social clubs, classes and community events. There are many regularly scheduled activities such as bridge, mahjong, yoga, line dancing, and other card games.
Heritage Oaks’ clubhouse also houses a fully-equipped fitness center, hobby and game rooms, an arts and crafts studio and a library. The grand ballroom, commercial kitchen, wrap-around porch, and barbecue area are all great amenities for socializing, club get-togethers or community parties.
Heritage Oaks is an age-restricted community which is primarily designed for residents aged 55+ However, only one homeowner must be over 55 and other residents in the same household can be as young as 45. Children are welcome to visit Heritage Oaks and can stay for extended visits of up to three months.
For active adults who dream of designing their own custom retirement home, Heritage Oaks offers a unique opportunity in a lovely wooded setting. Potential homebuyers can also keep an eye out for resales within the community, which are sure to have their own distinctive features.