New Homes at Shannon Estates in New Lenox, IL
Shannon Estates offers a collection of 8 spacious single family home plans with numerous options and finishes home buyers to choose from. The community has a fabulous neighborhood park complete with sand volleyball, boat rental, splash pad, fishing, walking path, pavilion and playground. Residents enjoy being close to award winning schools, Route 30 shopping, and have easy access to I-355, I-80 and the Metra Station.
The 8 house plans offer both two-story and ranch home layouts. They range in size from 1,800 to more than 2,700 square feet and feature 3 to 4 bedrooms and 2 to 2.5 baths. Each home has a 2-car garage and a full basement. Several of the home plans offer flex rooms, dens, mudrooms 2nd floor lofts and more. Homes currently start from the upper $300’s (as of Jan. 2022). As a reminder, the community is nearing completion, so interested buyers will want to stop out for a tour soon.
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New Lenox has great access to highways, including both I-80 and I-355. Midway airport is only a 30-minute car ride from the center of New Lenox. O’hare is 45 minutes and Chicago’s Loop is only 47 minutes.
Rail service is also convenient. Two Metra commuter train lines provide New Lenox with more than 25 daily trains to Chicago. The Rock Island Line can take you to Chicago’s LaSalle Street Station, while the Southwest Service Line can take you to Union Station.
Award Winning Schools
New Lenox School District 122 (preschool through 8th grade) has received the Bright Star Award for 12 consecutive years, given to school districts with the highest student performance at the lowest cost. Only 80 of the state’s 872 school districts received the award this past year.
What’s more, over the past 9 years, a full 85% of District 122 students have met or exceeded the State of Illinois Learning Standards.
High School District 210 in New Lenox has been awarded many Academic Excellence Awards. Based on the Prairie State Achievement Exam, the New Lenox high schools consistently score in the top 10% of all high schools in Illinois.
Abundant Parks and Recreation
The New Lenox Park District oversees 35 parks and an 18-hole championship golf course, The Sanctuary. In addition, the Park District offers over 300 educational programs, athletics, fitness, special events, sports leagues, travel excursions, and camp programs.
The Will County Forest Preserve District maintains the beautiful Old Plank Trail, a 21-mile path that curves its way through New Lenox. The District also has three preserves in New Lenox: Hickory Creek/Hickory Barrens Preserve, Potawatomi Woods Preserve, and Hadley Valley Preserve.
3 New Lenox Communities
Hartz Construction offers new homes for sale in many communities throughout Chicagoland. And, three of them are located in New Lenox: Shannon Estates, Leigh Creek, and Sky Harbor. The links below give detailed information on each subdivision, including location, models, and pricing.