Irvine, CA, May 08, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Distinctive residences graced with spectacular finishes and quality materials reserved for the most elegant neighborhoods are available now at Vicenza by KB Home at the Groves at Orchard Hills. Orchard Hills is part of the Villages of Irvine, recently honored for the third consecutive year as “The Top-Selling Master Planned Community” in the West.
Vicenza features modern two-level designs infused with natural light pouring through the majestic windows and gourmet kitchens equipped with high-caliber stainless steel appliances, stylish European cabinetry and custom granite countertops. Vicenza offers the ultimate in energy efficiency and includes a solar power energy system, WaterSense labeling and Energy Star certification. Homes –a select number of which are available for quick move in – range from approximately 3,654 to 4,171 square feet, including 3 – 6 bedrooms and 3.5 – 6 bathrooms, priced from the mid $1,000,000s.
Residents of the Groves at Orchard Hills have exclusive access to the Resort at the Groves, a luxurious private recreation center that includes everything needed to relax and enjoy your family and favorite neighbors. Swim in the junior Olympic pool, enjoy a game of tennis or relax by the outdoor fireplace. Picnic tables, shade structures, a basketball court, wading pool, tot lot and club room are also provided exclusively for resident’s enjoyment.
The Groves Trail is a scenic paseo that weaves throughout the Groves and offers a pedestrian-friendly link that allows residents to connect with nature, each other and the private amenities at the Grove.
Located in Irvine off Culver Boulevard and Portola Parkway, Orchard Hills residents enjoy resort-style amenities that promote an active and social lifestyle, including a variety of family-friendly parks, swimming pools, spas, tot lots, barbecue areas and basketball courts. The village is bordered by miles of trails and paseos which loop around and connect to a trail that provides access to the greater open space around Loma Ridge. There are numerous overlook points along the trails that offer stunning views of the community, the orchards and beyond. Opportunities to connect with the natural splendor that defines the unique location of Orchard Hills include paths that weave along the avocado groves.
The nearby Jeffrey Open Space Trail links the more than 16,000 acres of permanently protected parkland and open space. The trail begins just past Portola Parkway and travels to the Quail Hill open space in the southern part of the city. Residents are able to enjoy a three-mile-long stroll on the Jeffrey Open Space Trail without having to cross a single street.
The Jeffrey Open Space Trail allows residents to connect to the 22-mile Mountains to Sea trail, the backbone of the 50,000 acres of permanently preserved land across The Irvine Ranch. Outdoor enthusiasts begin in oak-filled Weir Canyon and move south through Irvine and Peters Canyon Regional Park, past the historical Irvine Ranch agricultural headquarters and along the San Diego Creek Channel to Upper Newport Bay. AmericanTrails.org notes, “There’s no more enjoyable way to experience one of the nation’s most spectacular networks of parks, trail and preserved natural lands.”
Students attend award-winning elementary, middle and high schools within the acclaimed Tustin Unified School District, close to their home. These remarkable schools provide students with access to signature academic programs, the experience of a challenging curriculum and exceptional teachers whose highest priority is student achievement.
Top shopping and dining options are within walking distance at Orchard Hills Shopping Center, which features Haggen, Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Zov’s Neighborhood Café and much more. Close by are Woodbury Town Center, The Market Place, Cypress Village Shopping Center and Irvine Spectrum Center. The Village of Orchard Hills is also close to Orange County’s major employment centers and finest cultural and entertainment venues.
Prospective homebuyers interested in Orchard Hills Village can visit www.VillagesofIrvine.com for more information, or contact a New Home Consultant at (949) 720-3234.