SPRINGFIELD AT WHITNEY OAKS – HOMES FOR SALE
Springfield at Whitney Oaks is a senior, gated community built by Pulte Homes, located in the oak-covered hills of Rocklin, California. This active adult community is located within an even larger planned development, Whitney Oaks, which includes family and custom homes designed and constructed by a number of different builders. Springfield at Whitney Oaks is a senior community of 868 single-family homes that are located in multiple neighborhoods, each gated for privacy. HOA dues for Springfield at Whitney Oaks include front yard maintenance, common area maintenance and access to all the facilities.
Springfield at Whitney Oaks is conveniently located within a two-hour drive of San Francisco, to the Northeast and a two-hour drive of Lake Tahoe to the East. Springfield at Whitney Oaks is also a short 20-minute drive to Folsom Lake and 30 minutes to downtown and Old Town Sacramento. There are numerous other desirable destinations within a short distance including the Napa and Sonoma wine areas. Springfield at Whitney Oaks is also conveniently located near the Sacramento International Airport serviced by a variety of airlines. A major east‐west rail line operated by Union Pacific runs through Rocklin, and the Rocklin train depot is served by Amtrak for regional, statewide, and interstate service.
Home Type: Single Family
Priced From: $350,000 – $650,000
Number of Homes: 868
New/Resale: Resale Homes Only
Community Type: Active Adult 55+
Construction Dates: 1998-2003
Association Fees: $224.00 per month
Square Footage: 1200-3400
Springfield at Whitney Oaks is in Rocklin CA, located in South Placer County at the intersection of Interstate 80 and State Highway 65. Rocklin is characterized by rolling hill terrain with 360-degree panoramic views of the Sierra Nevada mountains to the northeast and to the Sutter-Butte mountain range in the West.
Rocklin’s climate closely tracks that of the Sacramento Metropolitan region. Its Mediterranean climate is characterized by comfortable fall and spring temperatures in the 70s and warm summers. Average annual rainfall is 21 inches per year with the rainy season generally running from October through April. The Summer months can show higher temperatures, but relief comes in the evening with the welcome Delta breezes.
Activities, Groups, Clubs, Classes
Springfield at Whitney Oaks residents participate in many community-sponsored activities that enhance the quality of living in an active-adult community. These include the many clubs, on-site sports and fitness facilities, plus an active social club that plans and presents social events for all residents. The Springfield at Whitney Oaks fitness center, located in the Gables clubhouse, includes the latest weight training and aerobic fitness equipment and is fully maintained by the Home Owners Association. New equipment is added as new requirements arise. In addition, there are several aerobic and exercise classes offered in the fitness rooms and outdoor swimming pools. Read More…
Inside Springfield at Whitney Oaks gated community is The Gables Clubhouse and a second community building, The Oaks. These buildings house facilities such as a business center, meeting rooms, library, a full gym with exercise equipment, aerobic rooms, heated pools, spa, billiards, and a craft room. Nearby are bocce ball courts and tennis courts with practice backboard. Read More…
Way of Life
Rocklin has been one of the fastest growing cities in California. The City’s population grew 64% from 2000-2014 with a current population of approximately 64,417. In August 2008, Family Circle magazine named Rocklin one of the “10 Best Towns” for families in America (it was the only California city on the list). Rocklin’s mission is to become a city that provides its citizens with exceptional quality of life while maintaining its small-town sense of community. Read More…