Quick Facts

Price Range
High $100s - Mid $200s
Home Types
Attached, Single-Family
Number of Homes
Resale Homes Only
Age Restrictions
Construction Dates
2005 - 2014
Brookshire LLP
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Brookshire Overview

Brookshire in Manheim, PA is a land-leased community for buyers aged 55 or better that offers an independent lifestyle for active adults. Residents enjoy year-round maintenance-free living because this active adult community has snow removal and lawn mowing services accessible to all homeowners. Brookshire is comprised of 230 single-family and attached homes that are meticulously maintained.

Brookshire is a secure and quiet neighborhood dotted with scenic ponds. Residents love to explore the walking paths through the wetland area and along the lake. The wetlands include a rippling brook where mallard ducks make their homes in the rushes and wood ducks occasionally appear among the water plants. The three-acre lake is fully stocked and open for fishing.

Brookshire Amenities

Brookshire offers a recreational and social lodge that overlooks the scenic three-acre community lake. Residents can relax in the lounge and reading area, join neighbors and friends for a friendly hand or two at the game tables, or get lost in a favorite book at the library. And with the kitchen and banquet facilities, entertaining options are vast. For a faster pace and to stay in shape, the clubhouse also has a fitness room as well as an aerobics and dance studio. There is even a coffee shop, which the perfect location to meet a friend for a quick bite or enjoy a fresh cup of coffee.

Brookshire Homes & Real Estate

Brookshire LLP offered four models, now available on a resale-only basis: the Brentwood (1,520 square feet), Hampton (1,620 square feet), Ann Arbor (1,640 square feet) and Cambridge (2,050 square feet). Despite being the smallest model, the Brentwood has the most bedrooms with three. Thanks to creative planning, it utilizes available space to feature a master suite which includes a walk-in closet. All others have two bedrooms, and the Cambridge also has a den. Its plan has two sets of double French doors: one that leads from the family room to the master suite, and another to the spa-like master bath. A guest bedroom, bath and generous attic are located on the second floor.

The Brentwood and Hampton have two baths while the Cambridge and Ann Arbor have two-and-a-half baths. With its open floor plan, large loft area and 16-foot ceilings in the living rooms, the Ann Arbor feels like a much larger home. Its layout is also characterized by stylish pillars, custom-built benches and double French doors leading to the owner's suite. One unique feature of the Hampton is the side-loading garage. Other features include a covered front porch, cathedral ceiling fireplace and interior columns.

All homes at Brookshire have two-car garages and are landscaped to fit in with the natural surroundings.

Brookshire Lifestyle

Brookshire is a peaceful community with a relaxed atmosphere and friendly neighbors. There are lots of clubs, classes and activities available. These include camera club, pinochle, aerobics, movie night, Bible study, walking club, bingo and scrapbooking. A full-time activities director is part of the community. Residents of this active adult neighborhood attend holiday parties, concerts held by the community band, and fun themed events.


Situated in rural Lancaster County in Pennsylvania Dutch Country, Brookshire residents enjoy serenity, but are in proximity of superior medical facilities, restaurants, shopping centers, churches and entertainment venues. Popular attractions include the Fulton Theater, the American Music Theater, Rock Ford Plantation, Landis Valley Museum, and Demuth Museum.

If residents want additional shopping, dining and entertainment options, the community is within 25 minutes of Hershey and within half an hour of Harrisburg. With so much to do within Brookshire and the surrounding area, it's easy to see why active adults enjoy living in the 55+ community within Lancaster County.

Brookshire Amenities

  • Brookshire Community Center
  • Coffee Shop
  • Banquet Room
  • Kitchenette
  • Hobby & Game Room
  • Library
  • Exercise Room
  • Aerobics & Dance Studio
  • 2 Bocce Ball Courts
  • Shuffleboard Court
  • Fishing Lake
  • Walking & Biking Trails

Brookshire Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

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

  • Aerobics
  • Bingo
  • Blood Pressure Check
  • Bocce Ball
  • Brookshire Singers
  • Bunco
  • Camera Club
  • Card Making
  • Christmas Sweater party
  • Coffee Shop
  • Events Committee
  • Fitness Committee
  • Fun Band
  • Ladies Bible Study
  • Library Committee
  • Men & Women's Double Deck Pinochle
  • Men's Bible Study
  • Morning Glories
  • Movie Night
  • Open Kitchen
  • Samaritan's Purse
  • Scrapbooking
  • Sing Along
  • Stitch n Chat
  • Sunshine Committee
  • T-Walkers
  • Table Tennis
  • Tree Lighting Social
  • Valentine's Day Dance
  • Walking Club
  • Wellness Committee
  • Women's Breakfast
  • Yoga


Price Range: High $100s - Mid $200s

The homes within Brookshire are available on a resale-only basis. Four models were offered as single-family and attached residences. Homes range in size from 1,520 to 2,050 square feet. Brookshire's low-maintenance homes were built with two to three bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.

View Floorplans
Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Ann Arbor164022.52
Cambridge20502 + Den2.52

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