John Herman is pleased to release the details about his newest listing for a 2 story townhouse for sale at 868 Longmeadow Ct., Lake Barrington, Illinois 60010, in the Lake Barrington Shores subdivision. This lovely wooded-setting property has scenic golf course views and is an end unit.
Although this property has a Lake Barrington mailing address, it is located in the 60010 zip code, which is Barrington. Barrington is located about 32 miles northwest of Chicago and is an area of wetlands, forest preserves, parks, horse trails in a country-suburban setting. The zip code 60010 is the 7th wealthiest zip codes in the nation with cities of 20000 or more

The motto is a “a great place to live, work and play.”

Population is estimated at 42,934, with 15,713 households. Over 6000 homes feature children, and there has been a 3% population grown since 2000. The median age is 33.45 years of age. The population is 50/50 male/female and 71% of the population is married, 19% are single. Divorced, widowed and separated make up the remaining population.

The median home sale price was $465,000, with an annual turnover rate of 14.59% and 45.87% of the residents stay in their home 5 years or more.

Home ownership is high in Barrington, with 85% of the population owning, 9% renting and 6% vacant.

Retail is the largest employer, followed by services, construction, manufacturing, finance, and transportation and communication. Seventy-nine percent of the population is employed in white-collar jobs.

The overwhelming majority (83%) drive to work, while a small percentage (8%) use public transportation.

Most Barrington residents are college educated with 9,732 earning bachelor degrees, 6,145 with graduate degrees, 4,429 reporting “some college” and 1724 with associate degrees. Barrington features a large variety of public and private schools at all levels. The public schools get a 10 rating from the Great Schools rating system. It is the 220 school district. Students living at this property would attend North Barrington Elementary, Barrington-Prairie Jr. High and Barrington High School.

The townhouse at 868 Longmeadow Ct., is an Augusta end-unit. It features golf course views. There are plantation shutters on the main level with cathedral ceilings, a two-story loft and a new powder room. The first floor master suite has a large walk in closet. The updated kitchen features granite and ceramic tile. There are two bedroom suites upstairs with private baths and walk in closets. There is new carpeting in a full English lower level with family room, fireplace, exercise room, and a fourth bedroom. There is also a full bath, and wet bar with wine cooler in the lower level. This townhouse offers carefree living with water, cable, exterior maintenance, lawn care, scavenger and snow removal provided. Amenities include exercise room, golf course, on-site management, park, playground, party room, sundeck, indoor and outdoor pools, restaurant, tennis courts, and gated entry. Call John Herman at 847-847-4711 today for a personal tour.