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By Bill Ness | Broker in Chicago, IL
  • Springfield at Whitney Oaks, Rocklin, California

    Posted Under: General Area in Rocklin, Home Buying in Rocklin  |  March 24, 2012 11:13 AM  |  2,647 views  |  No comments
    Springfield at Whitney Oaks, California active adultSpringfield at Whitney Oaks is an active adult community by Pulte Homes in Rocklin, California. Built between 1998 and 2003, this intimate sized community of 868 homes offers stunning views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Sutter Buttes and the Sacramento Valley. Springfield is a gated 55+ community set within the larger Whitney Oaks subdivision.

    The town of Rocklin is about 80 miles northeast of San Francisco and 20 miles from Sacramento. The Bay Area, Napa Valley and Lake Tahoe are each about a two hour drive away. Rocklin is popular for its desirable climate and beautiful California countryside. Close to home in Rocklin and nearby cities residents enjoy wonderful options for shopping, dining, outdoor recreation, entertainment, health care and more.

    Homes at this gated California 55+ community are available on a resale basis with prices ranging from the mid $200’s to the mid $500’s. The single-family style homes are available in 21 different floor plans sized from 1,100 to nearly 3,500 square feet.  The homes include 2-4 bedrooms and 2-3 bathrooms with some including an extra large garage with space for a golf cart or 3rd car. Many of the homes feature beautiful views of the mountains or the Sacramento skyline.

    The collection of amenities at Springfield Whitney Oaks includes two clubhouses offering everything needed to enjoy a physically fit and socially active lifestyle.  There is a wonderful fitness center with a studio offering fitness classes such as aerobics and yoga. There are studios dedicated to ceramics, sewing, arts & crafts plus a computer center, a library, a business center and rooms for cards and billiards. Outdoors there are two swimming pools, tennis courts, bocce ball courts, horseshoe pits, parks and natural spaces plus miles of trails for walking or biking. Golfers will appreciate the Whitney Oaks Golf Club located nearby. It’s known as one of the best golf values in the region and boasts well-kept greens and lush fairways.

    Residents of Whitney Oaks can stay busy participating in over three-dozen special interest clubs. These special resident clubs meet on a regular basis and cater to interests such as bridge, bunco, canasta, reading, art, gardening, ping pong, singles club, line dancing, singing, travel and wine. The community activities director ensures residents always have something exciting planned on their social calendar.

    For more information and photos of this and other CA active adult retirement communities please visit 55Places.com. To stay in touch with us please join our Facebook page by clicking the Facebook link below.

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