The village of South Barrington is known throughout the Chicago metro as one of the most affluent villages in the area. Located in Cook County, Illinois, South Barrington and its neighboring villages and towns (including Barrington, Barrington Hills, Lake Barrington, North Barrington, and Tower Lakes) are all part of the Township of Barrington. South Barrington is home to the only 55 and over active adult community in the subdivision of The Woods of South Barrington, and is also home to a fine selection of real estate.
Residents of South Barrington are proud to send their children to one of the area's best school districts. Furthermore, once students graduate, more than a handful of colleges and universities are located in the area and within the Chicago metro area, which is a mere 40 minute drive away. Entertainment, cultural venues, and shopping abound and with the newly opened Arboretum of South Barrington, residents can take care of all their shopping and dining needs in one place. However, let's not forget that the entertainment venues, cultural centers, and other big-city amenities can also be found in "The Windy City." For recreation, residents have access to four community centers, golf courses, and nature preserves.
South Barrington Real Estate and Prices of Homes for Sale in South Barrington
A variety of real estate is available for purchase throughout the affluent village of South Barrington. Buyers will easily pinpoint the home of their dreams in any number of South Barrington subdivisions and gated communities, waterfront properties, and homes in retirement/active adult communities. A luxury community, South Barrington's luxury subdivisions include Magnolia Point and The Woods of South Barrington. General listing prices for houses throughout South Barrington start at $600,000 to upwards of $4 million for sprawling estate properties. Limited vacant lots are also available for purchase for those who would like to custom build their home.