Wynstone homes are set around a renowned Jack Nicklaus golf course in the country suburban community of North Barrington. Accessible from Route 12, you’ll find 437 luxury and estate homes on 1 or more acres, maintenance free homes and golf villas. This is a guarded gated neighborhood. Owners have an HOA fee to pay. Security and seclusion are huge benefits and if you like playing golf, it’s not far to the course, putting greens and practice greens.
Wynstone Country Club was established in 1989. The 18 hole, 72 par, golf course is surrounded by one of the most prestigious Barrington communities in Lake County Illinois. Residents have the beauty of the impeccable golf course, fairways and greens. Lush landscaping is right outside. In all seasons this coveted area is a beautiful place to call home. The are 750 acres of land in Wynstone, including homes, golf course, 120 acres of lakes and common areas. Enjoy: Golf – Clubhouse – Pool – Tennis – Dining
Wynstone Homes For Sale North Barrington
What Can a Buyer Expect?
- Prices $400,000 to $4,000,000
- Size of homes 2,000 to 20,000 square feet
- Styles include Traditional, Contemporary, Georgian, Colonial, Ranches.
- Most are Masonry and Cedar Exteriors, some EIFS
- Basements include English and Walk-out
- Lot Sizes are typically 1 to 2 acres, a few larger.
- Home built from late 1980’s to today.
- Golf Course adjacent.
- 3 bedrooms up to 8.
- 3 and a half to 7 and 2 half baths.
- Majority homes are 2 story. Hillside ranches are rare.
- 2 to 4 car garages.
A few private neighborhoods.
These are small enclaves within the bigger subdivision that have home styles all their own.
- The Grove – Heavily wooded village style close to the clubhouse.
- The Falls – At the north end with waterfall, rolling landscape and ponds.
- The Enclave – Single lane road overlooking the practice range.
- The Pointe – French Country Village Style on a lake peninsula.
All neighborhoods are accessed via the Wynstone front gate. You will not be able to access to drive around.
What Schools Do Students Attend?
Children living in the neighborhood attend Lake Zurich School District 95 or Barrington School District 220. Location of the property will dictate which of these your children will go. Wynstone straddles the current school boundaries. An easy way for locals to remember is by using the township line.
Barrington Schools are:
- North Barrington Elementary School
- Barrington Middle School Station Campus
- Barrington High School
Lake Zurich Schools are:
- Seth Paine Elementary School
- Lake Zurich Middle School – North Campus
- Lake Zurich High School
Buyers should check with the school district offices to be sure which schools apply to any home they are interested in buying.
Shopping, Leisure and Infrastructure For Residents
Lake Zurich is the nearest area for shopping with large grocery stores and plenty of big box stores along the Route 12 corridor heading south. There are also shopping malls in Deer Park, Schaumburg and Vernon Hills, all of which are easy to reach. Leisure is diverse in the northwest suburbs of Chicago and the city choices are about an hour away. Both Lake Zurich and Deer Park have movie theaters. Barrington has a single screen theater, South Barrington has an IMAX theater, so no lack of places to see the new releases.
The Barrington area has a lot of parks, offering swimming, hiking, cross country skiing, athletic programs, and clubs. Both Lake Zurich and Lake Barrington nearby have sports centers. There’s no shortage of choice for fitness memberships either.
Wynstone has it’s own golf club which is by membership only and not part of your HOA fees. Wynstone Country Club also offers membership packages that do not include golf. These include dining, tennis and pool options. If you want to play more golf there are other membership clubs in the Barrington area. Inverness has a public golf club too. Note: Wynstone Golf Club Membership is not required if you live in the neighborhood.
Chicago’s O’Hare airport can be reached within 40 minutes, more during rush hour, direct flights to almost anywhere in the world. Metra train has a station in Barrington village for commuters about 5 miles away.