New Homes of Heritage Hills
Looking for new homes you can move into with a young family or one to help you enjoy your retirement years? A home for aging in place? In a vibrant location that is convenient to health care and a variety of shopping choices? The homes of Heritage Hills fit whatever your needs may be.
Built by the experienced Craig Fairbanks team in Cedar Falls, IA, each the new homes in Heritage Hills III is designed with craftsman-style architectures, including front porches and full sunrooms available as options. You can coordinate design and color schemes for both the exterior and interior with the assistance of a talented and experienced in-house interior designer.
Exteriors include stone accents and maintenance-free siding with distinct textures. New homes may incorporate walk-out lower levels or garden-level windows allowing for natural light in the basement living areas. Two- or three-stall garage versions are available depending upon the design and lot selected.
Also included are gas or electric fireplaces. These “smart” homes feature security heating and cooling functions, home theatre wiring for both video and sound, whole house audio and a whole house vacuum system.
Unique to the neighborhood, each of these new homes come with a custom landscaping plan that will complement the adjoining property with not just trees, but also decorative shrubs and greenery. Raised vegetable and flower gardens will be situated on lot lines and used as yard-defining features. The raised beds are convenient for planting and raising your own herbs and vegetables without the need of bending over or kneeling to extremes.
Two open floor plans with approximately 1,700-square-feet are available.
The Westchester III
The Westchester III includes two bedrooms, two baths, first-floor laundry, an open kitchen and a great room designed with lots of storage. The kitchen can include a walk-in pantry. The lower level can be finished with an additional 900 square feet including a large bedroom, full bath and an enormous “Man Cave” or family room.
The Augusta has two varying layout options — one featuring a three-bedroom, two-bath design — or a dual master suite arrangement which accommodates guests or live-in family members. The lower level can accommodate an additional bedroom, a bath and large family room.
Standard home features
Standard features in each of these new homes include zero entry access at the front door and garage, meaning no steps. A wide foyer for easy maneuverability works well for welcoming guests or for possible future needs of wheel chair accessibility. Other 36-inch-wide doorways and pocket doors also improve accessibility.
Additional features looking to future needs and yet beautiful for today’s living include walk-in tiled showers and bath suites fitted with balance and towel bars. This lack of shower doors facilitates the cleaning process. All baths are ADA (Americans with Disability Act) compliant. Counter and vanity heights also can be constructed to accommodate special needs.
Last but not least, proper task lighting with the use of LED products in your choice of brightness is standard.
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Cosmetic selections are important in any home but quality construction materials are just as important, if not more so. Craig Fairbanks homes are built to last with low maintenance exterior cladding and stone products, poured foundation walls, fully insulated basement walls, insulated garage R-13 walls and R-19 attic walls; and blown fiberglass insulation R-23 in living areas and R-50 in the attic. The gas or electric furnaces with heat pumps are 95 percent energy efficient.
Ample flooring and tile allowances are provided for ceramic floors, showers, and hardwood and carpet choices. Solid surface vanity tops come in choices of granite, quartz or other solid materials. Custom cabinetry from Crestwood provide quality finishes in an abundance of options.
Don’t take our word for it. See with your own eyes. Craig Fairbanks model home located at 319 Spruce Hills Dr. in Cedar Falls, Iowa is open most weekdays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and most Sundays from 1:30 to 3 p.m.