Neighborhood spotlight: Cider Grove – Huntley, Illinois
A quick look around the subdivision of Cider Grove will tell you why it’s one of the most sought-after communities in Huntley, IL. Cider Grove features beautiful, expansive homes, gorgeous landscaping, and topnotch amenities. The neighborhood offers a high quality of life and outstanding features that make it the perfect community for families.
Homes in Cider Grove
Cider Grove was constructed from 2005 to 2010 by Town and Country Homes (aka KHovnanian Homes). It has an ideal location that puts residents less than 15 minutes away from Dundee Road and Route 47, making commuting to and from the area easy and convenient.
The subdivision features 290 home sites, a few of which have not been built out to date. Homebuyers can choose from more than a dozen 2-story floor plans, mostly with 4 bedrooms and sizes ranging from around 2,406 square feet to 3,962 square feet. With a typical lot size of about 1/3 acre, that leaves plenty of room for a large yard, giving residents ample privacy and outdoor living space.
Community amenities and nearby attractions
Cider Grove provides a number of excellent community amenities, including several walking paths, a community center, and a park.
Cider House is the community’s multi-purpose clubhouse located north of the neighborhood. It can be rented by residents for private events, and includes a kitchen, a great room, and a playroom for kids, as well as covered decks and an exercise room.
At the heart of Cider Grove is Tures Park. A facility of the Huntley Park District, Tures Park features a baseball field, a covered patio with picnic benches, a basketball court, and a playground.
In addition to the amenities found within the neighborhood, Cider Grove residents also enjoy Huntley’s top attractions, including:
- Huntley Area Public Library
- Deicke Park
- Stingray Bay Aquatic Center
- Jim Dhamer Square
- Pinecrest Golf Club
- Marvin A. Weiss Club
- Tomaso Sports Park
- Whisper Creek Golf Course
Cider Grove students attend Cons School District 158, which serves most of Huntley. A few of the top-rated schools in the area include:
- Leggee Elementary School
- Chesak Elementary School
- Heineman Middle School
- Huntley High School
Residents who wish to pursue higher or continuing education can take advantage of the opportunities provided by the two nearby community colleges, Elgin Community College and McHenry County College.
Community events and activities
One of the best things about living in Cider Grove is the strong community spirit that helps foster long-lasting ties among neighbors. The neighborhood has an active homeowners association that looks after the maintenance of the community’s beauty, security, and amenities.
As part of the Huntley community, Cider Grove residents enjoy various village events that bring residents together all year round. These events include:
- Huntley Indoor Farmers Market every 1st Saturday of each month from November to May
- Free summer concert series
- Memorial Day Parade
- Independence Day Firework
- Community picnics
- Movies in the park
If you want to know more about Cider Grove and explore your real estate options in this highly desirable neighborhood, Huntley Realty is the team to call. Contact them here or call them at 847-669-4010.