Sun City Huntley - Huntley, IL

Quick Facts

Price Range
High $100s - High $400s
Home Types
Attached, Condos, Single-Family
Number of Homes
5,489
New / Resale
Resale Homes Only
Age Restrictions
55+
Gated
No
Construction Dates
1998 - 2013
Builder
Del Webb
Reviews
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Sun City Huntley Overview

Del Webb's Sun City Huntley in Huntley, Illinois is one of the premier active adult communities in the Chicago area. With over 5,400 homes spread across 2,300 acres, Sun City Huntley is one of the largest and most amenity-rich 55+communities in the region. Amenities throughout the community include golf, tennis, and a thoughtfully designed 94,000 square-foot clubhouse. There are also over 80 different clubs and interest groups in the community. Sun City Huntley allows buyers to choose from a large assortment of condominiums, townhomes, and single-family homes for sale.

Homebuyers looking for Del Webb Sun City homes for sale will like what Sun City Huntley has to offer. 

Sun City Huntley Amenities

Sun City Huntley offers a wide selection of amenities for residents to take advantage of. At the heart of the development is the Prairie Lodge. This 94,000 square-foot clubhouse boasts a bountiful lineup of amenities uniquely crafted for the needs the community's homeowners. The Prairie Lodge features a state-of-the-art fitness facility that includes weight and cardiovascular equipment and an indoor walking track. An indoor lap pool provides a great place for residents to stay fit by swimming laps or by participating in the many aquatic exercise classes offered. There is also a large 20-person indoor whirlpool spa and a resort-style outdoor pool at the Prairie Lodge.

Hobby and craft-minded residents can embrace a variety of activities at the Prairie Lodge. There are several multipurpose rooms that include a card room, ceramics studio, arts and crafts studio, sewing room, and computer lab. A grand ballroom with an elevated stage and dance floor plays host to many activities such as dinner parties, receptions, movies and theatrical productions.

This community is also home to the Meadow View Lodge, which is a 20,000 square-foot facility that hosts even more amenities. The Meadow View Lodge has a large state-of-the-art fitness center with the latest high-end cardiovascular and weight training equipment. There are also several aerobics and dance studios, meeting rooms and an additional outdoor pool.

In addition to the world-class amenities in Prairie Lodge and Meadow View Lodge, there are countless other enjoyable attractions in this community. Over one-third of the land is protected open space and nature preserves. The several hundred acre Wildflower Park in the center of the community includes miles of walking and biking trails surrounding a 19-acre fishing lake. Additionally there is a softball field, bocce ball courts, volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, and a tennis facility that features eight lighted courts including a stadium style court. Woodworkers will be amazed with the 4,800 square-foot Millgrove Woodworking shop that also features a model train room in the basement.

Avid golfers can tee off at Sun City Huntley's Whisper Creek Golf Course. The course was designed by the award winning team of Hall-of-Famer Billy Casper and renowned golf course architect Greg Nash. Whisper Creek is a prairie style course that features impeccably manicured fairways and greens. Water comes into play on over half of the holes providing both scenic beauty as well as a formidable challenge for golfers of all skill levels. Residents enjoy discounted fees and can also sign up for annual membership programs.

Members of the community don't have to travel far for a meal either. Jameson's Charhouse in the Prairie Lodge serves up lunch and dinner seven days a week. Patrons can enjoy a meal while overlooking Whisper Creek's ninth hole waterfall. For more casual dining, a sports pub and bar attached to Jameson's offers a great place to meet with friends for a drink after a round of golf or a place to watch your favorite sports team. For those who want a quick snack, Casper's Cafe at Whisper Creek is the ideal spot to grab a sandwich during a round of golf.

Sun City Huntley Homes & Real Estate

Del Webb Huntley was started in 1999 and the construction of the community was completed in 2013 with 5,489 homes. Since Del Webb began the community's development, they have offered nearly 55 different floor plans in a variety of housing styles that include single-family homes, attached ranch townhomes and condos.

There are 37 different single-family home models in Sun City Huntley that range from 1,130 square feet to over 3,000 square feet. All homes feature a minimum of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and attached two-car garages. More spacious homes offer three or more bedrooms, additional bathrooms, and three-car garages.

Included features of the single-family homes vary from features such as laminate countertops and vinyl flooring to renovated homes that include tile or wood flooring, gourmet appliances, and spa-style master bathrooms. Basements are available as options in this community but most homes are built on slabs. Premium homesites with views of Whisper Creek Golf Course or open space are available.

For homebuyers who want the ultimate in maintenance-free living, there are a variety of attached ranch-style available. Buyers can select from 13 different floor plans that range from 1,014 to 1,599 square feet. The smallest plans include one bedroom and the larger plans include two bedrooms plus a den.The monthly association fee for townhome residents includes full lawn care, snow removal and exterior maintenance of the unit. Several townhome products have been constructed since 1999 including clovers, villas and triplexes. 

For homebuyers who want the look and feel of a single-family home at a price that is more comparable to a townhome, the Clubhomes present a unique option. Clubhomes are detached duplexes that are attached at their foundations underground but there is no common wall above ground, so the unit is virtually a single-family home. There are three Clubhome floor plans that range from 1,197 to 1,551 square feet. These homes offer two to three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and attached two-car garages. For association fee purposes, Clubhome owners pay an association fee equivalent to a single-family home, which means that they are responsible for the exterior maintenance of the unit as well as lawn care and snow removal. However, lawn and snow services are available for residents who do not wish to do their own maintenance

The Arcadia Condominium building is the ideal place for residents who prefer condo-style living with an elevator and underground parking. This four-story building is the only condo building in Sun City and includes five different floor plan options. It is located immediately adjacent to the Meadow View Lodge and outdoor pool.

Sun City Huntley Lifestyle

Sun City Huntley offers low-maintenance and resort-style living. Members of the community can take advantage of over 80 different clubs and interest groups that cater to a wide variety of interests and hobbies. A full-time activities coordinator is continually updating an action packed calendar filled with new and exciting events, parties and group trips. Residents can embrace activities such as  aerobics, golf, and tennis or more hobby related activities like ceramics, woodworking, or arts and crafts at Del Webb in Huntley, IL. The list of activities is always expanding at Del Webb Huntley and every month homeowners receive a new monthly newsletter that highlights all of the activities at their disposal.

Huntley, IL Area

Sun City Huntley is located in Huntley, Illinois approximately 45 miles from downtown Chicago. The location makes it an ideal choice for quick access to the Northwest suburbs, O'Hare Airport and is a manageable drive into downtown Chicago.

Residents are close to daily convinces with grocery stores such as ALDI, Jewel-Osco, Trader Joe's, and Meijer are all within 20 minutes of the community. Pharmacy needs can be met at Walgreens and CVS just a few minutes away. 

Sun City Huntley is also close to several health care providers including Northwestern Medicine Huntley Hospital, Presence Medical Group, and Suburban Medical Center. 

When homeowners are looking for dining and entertainment options, they can travel along Illinois Route 47 which allows for easy travel to several restaurants, cafes, and nightlife options. Additional attractions in the are include the Volo Auto Museum, Pleasant Valley Conservation Area, as well as being near Chicago's landmarks. 

Nature lovers looking to explore the outdoors have plenty of options close to home. Parks and greenspaces such as Kishwaukee Fen Nature Preserve and Freeman Kame - Meagher Forest Preserve. Golfers can enjoy teeing off at courses like Pinecrest Golf Club, RedTail Golf Club, and Craig Woods Golf Course. 

Members of the community looking to visit nearby metropolitan areas can reach Chicago in just about 50 miles. When it comes to long-distance travel, O'Hare International Airport is about 37 minutes away. 

Models

Check back soon for more information on the model collections and floor plans available in Sun City Huntley.

Sun City Huntley Amenities

Prairie Lodge - 94,000 Sq. Ft.

The Prairie Lodge is the original clubhouse in Sun City Huntley. This massive facility spans 94,000 square feet and includes virtually every amenity one could want in an active adult community. It includes:

  • Amenity Center - 94,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Jameson's Charhouse
  • Fitness Center
  • Indoor Lap Pool & Spa
  • Outdoor Resort-Style Pool
  • Aerobics & Dance Studio
  • Indoor Walking Track
  • Hobby & Game Room
  • Card Room
  • Ceramics Studio
  • Arts & Crafts Studio
  • Sewing Studio
  • Drendel Ballroom
  • Performing Arts Theater (Drendel Ballroom)
  • Computer Lab
  • Library
  • Billiards

Meadow View Lodge - 20,000 Sq. Ft.

The Meadow View Lodge is the newer, smaller clubhouse. This bustling facility includes a new and larger fitness center than the Prairie Lodge. It also is home to several meeting rooms and aerobics and dance studios. It includes:

  • Amenity Center - 20,000 Sq. Ft.
  • State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Aerobics & Dance Studios
  • Hobby & Game Room
  • Card Room
  • Ballroom

Millgrove Woodworking Shop

There are plenty of activities available in Sun City Huntley. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Woodworking Shop - 4,800 Sq. Ft.
  • Billiard Hall

Outdoor Amenities

Spanning over 2,300 acres, Sun City Huntley has countless outdoor amenities and attractions. Here is a sample of what residents can find throughout the community:

  • 18-Hole Whisper Creek Golf Course
  • Casper's Cafe (at Whisper Creek)
  • Walking & Biking Trails
  • 8 Lighted Tennis Courts
  • 6 Bocce Ball Courts
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Softball Stadium
  • Sand Volleyball Court
  • Scenic Lakes & Ponds
  • Fishing Lake - 19-Acre Wildflower Lake
  • Wildflower Park and Numerous Pocket Parks
  • Gardening Plots
  • Playground for Grandkids

Sun City Huntley Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

There are plenty of activities available in Sun City Huntley. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Anglers
  • Bicycle
  • Bocce ball
  • Bowling
  • Golf
  • Pickleball
  • 16" Softball league
  • Stingrays (swimming club)
  • Sportsmen's
  • Tennis
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Aerobics
  • Water aerobics
  • Yoga
  • Bridge
  • Canasta
  • Cribbage
  • Euchre
  • Mah Jongg
  • Pinochle
  • Skip Bo
  • Chess
  • Scrabble
  • Dominos
  • African/American
  • Filipino/American
  • German/American
  • Italian/American
  • Polish/American
  • Celtic
  • NY Metro
  • Scandanavian
  • Clayground (Pottery)
  • Crafting Memories
  • Railroad
  • Pencil & Palette
  • Sew'n Sews (Sewing)
  • Woodchucks (Woodworking)
  • Amateur Radio
  • Antiques & Collectibles
  • Book Discussion (Fiction & Non-Fiction)
  • Computer
  • Current Events
  • Investors
  • Symposium
  • Sun City Historians
  • Creative Writing
  • Concert Band
  • Sun City Music
  • Prairie Singers
  • Theatre Company
  • Chime Choir
  • Jazz Band
  • Organ & Keyboard
  • Sonshine Boys
  • String Orchestra
  • A Thoughtful Bible Study
  • Christian Fellowship
  • Gods Girls
  • Precept Inductive Bible Study
  • Shalom Group
  • Spiritual Conversations
  • Spiritual Health
  • Breast Cancer Support 1st
  • Grief Support
  • Stroke Survivors Support Group
  • Women Helping Women in Crisis
  • Gardening
  • Genealogy
  • Grandma, Grandpa & Me
  • RV Travelers
  • Sun City Singles
  • Astronomy
  • Lions of Sun City
  • Red Hatters
  • Rotary

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