Springfield at Whitney Oaks Overview
Springfield at Whitney Oaks in Rocklin, CA is a 868-home active adult community in the Sacramento area. The community exudes a small-town feel with close-knit neighbors and excellent amenities. Springfield at Whitney Oaks is set amidst a rolling topography presenting gorgeous views of the nearby Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Sutter Buttes and Sacramento Valley.
The gated Springfield neighborhood is a separate age-restricted enclave of the Whitney Oaks subdivision, which is located near the southern boundary of the popular Sun City Lincoln Hills community.
Springfield at Whitney Oaks Amenities
Within the Springfield neighborhood residents enjoy exclusive access to the Gables Clubhouse, the community's 6,000 square-foot center for social and physical activity. Stay in shape at the fitness center or aerobics studio or start a new hobby in the ceramics or arts studios. For socializing with neighbors, The Gables features a ballroom and a billiards area. A fully-stocked library and computer center are available for catching up on the latest novel or studying a new topic.
Springfield at Whitney Oaks also provides several outdoor amenities for enjoying the pleasant year-round Northern California climate. Residents can stay active with the outdoor swimming pools, four tennis courts or two bocce ball courts. The community also has miles of picturesque walking and biking trails for the early morning or evening stroll. Plus, just down the hill is the acclaimed Whitney Oaks Golf Club, providing an 18-hole course for one of the most memorable golf experiences in Northern California. The course boasts meticulous attention to detail and one of the best values of any course in the region.
Springfield at Whitney Oaks Homes & Real Estate
Home buyers can choose from 20 different single-family floor plans in Springfield at Whitney Oaks that range in size from 1,182 to nearly 3,500 square feet. The community sold out of new construction homes in 2003 but the real estate market in Springfield is filled with resale homes available for sale.
The homes include one to three bedrooms and two to three-and-half bathrooms. Most of the homes feature two-car garages with some offering an additional golf cart space or a three-car garage. The rolling terrain throughout the community means that many of the homes enjoy magnificent views of the surrounding Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Sacramento skyline and lush greenbelts filled with wildlife.
Springfield at Whitney Oaks Lifestyle
There are over three-dozen clubs and interest groups in Springfield at Whitney Oaks. Whether your passions include cards and crafts or dancing and tennis, you will find other like-minded residents who share your same interests. Residents particularly enjoy walking along the community's pristine and picturesque series of walking trails that feature nature preserves and granite outcroppings. Plus, the community activities director is continually providing the residents of Springfield at Whitney Oaks with an exciting lineup of fitness classes, fun activities and social events. The Springfield at Whitney Oaks' Senior Golf Club also plans weekly outings for residents at local courses for a low fee.
Rocklin is a clean city with a desirable climate, beautiful scenery, plenty of outdoor recreation and a strong sense of community. It is nestled 80 miles northeast of San Francisco and 20 miles northeast of Sacramento. Springfield at Whitney Oaks is ideally located within a two hour drive to many of northern California's greatest attractions including the Bay Area, Napa Valley wine country and Lake Tahoe.
Closer to home, Rocklin is host to several local theaters, history and art museums, and the Thunder Valley Casino. Residents also enjoy plenty of shopping outlets including the Westfield Galleria at Roseville which is just minutes from Springfield at Whitney Oaks and offers 190 popular stores. Additionally, the upscale Fountains at Roseville has great boutique shopping and top-notch dining. Rocklin also has community colleges for the lifelong learner and several hospitals nearby, including the University of California at David Medical Center. Active adults in Northern California will love the community, activities, and local living at Springfield at Whitney Oaks.