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Highland Green Retirement Resort

An Adult Resort Community and Golf Club

Recently AOL voted the Highland Green Retirement Resort as one of the top 14 best places to retire. The established magazine “Where to Retire” also voted that Highland Green was one of the TOP 100 best master planned communities where to retire. Highland Green is considered more than just an active retirement community, but a true adult resort community offering amenities and features that are rarely found in a typical retirement home.  Highland Green offers a chance for retirees and residents to live in lovely new homes within a community of similar like minded retirees.  The community also takes care of all indoor and outdoor upkeep. Highland Green is an attractive place to retire, and ideal for retirees who had long considered Maine a great choice for retirement. The community has a golf course and a club house, and a truly unique feature is its renowned nature preserve. Residents at Highland Green can expect to see numerous local animals including beaver, fox, and porcupine.

The Homes at Highland Green

The lifestyle of Maine has been built into and around the homes at Highland Green. The architecture of the homes draw inspiration from the classic New England landscape. The lovely homes are the ideal compliment to the natural surroundings where they lay. There are 8 home styles offered in the new construction neighbourhood, and also the option to design a custom home that offers turn-key ready to move in condition. There is a home for every taste and budget.

Homes at Highland Green

Homes at Highland Green

Highland Green and the Environment:

Highland Green Retirement Resort is proud to offer a full-range of green building options with all of their home construction. The green building initiative is part of a larger commitment to sustainability, which includes preserving open space, implementing a comprehensive recycling program and offering wellness activities for residents and staff, among other items.

From first class green certified lumber to solar panels and drought-tolerant landscaping, Highland Green is again setting the example of responsible development. They also offer a comprehensive EnergyStar® and LEED® certification building package. The following are some of the green building and healthy living options available at Highland Green. Green Building Options at Highland Green include Photovoltaic solar systems (electric) - Solar hot water systems, excellent energy efficient windows and doors, energy Star-rated appliances included standard in all homes - modern Compact Fluorescent lighting - Programmable thermostats. Highland Green homes also offer Low or no VOC (volatile organic compound) paint. Certified lumber, Cellulose attic insulation, Recycled content carpet and Drought-tolerant landscaping. The homes also feature Health-Smart Building Options, Central air purification and ventilation systems and Central-vacuum systems

Ammenities and Services offered at Highland Green

Active living is at its best at Highland Green, there is a wide array of services and amenities offered within this premiere Adult retirement resort. Some of the outstanding amenities include; Preferred access to the Highland Green Golf Club including priority tee times and membership discounts. The Highland Green Community Center including the pool, tennis courts, croquet court, fitness center, conference room and social gathering spaces. The Wild Duck Pub, a cozy and popular place to meet and socialize. There are over 230 acres of conservation land including the Heath Sanctuary and the Cathance River Preserve offering over seven miles of hiking trails. Right at your door is the Ecology Center, located at Preserve trailhead. Of course there are miles of maintained walking, hiking and cross-country skiing trails right outside your door; nearby extensive biking trails. Highland Green retirement resort really has it all, making it one of the best places to retire in not only Maine, but in all of the United States.

Highland Green also offers Community events & activities calendar and resources. Exceptional private catering services. Priority access to housing and service options of The Highlands Retirement Community. There will also be Shuttle service and Golf Learning Center coming in 2008.

Some of the other services that are offered at Highland Green include 24 hour on-call maintenance, External scheduled maintenance including painting and window cleaning, Preventive maintenance on covered mechanical systems and of course Water and sewer services. Saftey is a priority with Safety system monitoring by Cunningham Security including smoke detectors, sprinklers, and low interior temperature. Home check and security program for absentee owners. Property Insurance offering peace of mind. Highland Green also offers Scheduled lawn care and landscape maintenance services, Rubbish removal and recycling services, and Snow removal services.

Location and Community of Highland Green.

Highland Green Location in Maine

Highland Green Location in Maine

The Mid Coast of Maine surrounds Highland Green.

The sparkling water of Casco Bay beckons sailors, fishermen, and visitors from all over the world, and each village and town is proud of its traditions. Bath, Brunswick, and Freeport are just minutes away from Highland Green, as are the homes of Bowdoin College, the Maine Maritime Museum, Maine State Music Theatre, Bowdoin Summer Music Festival and outlet shopping galore anchored by the famous retail store LL Bean.

The Mid Coast villages and towns of Maine invite you to wander through antique and unique gift shops, relax in a cafe, enjoy a gourmet meal or stroll through the historic residential districts of ship captains’ homes and stately Federal and Greek Revival mansions.   Once you experience the allure of Mid Coast Maine, you won’t want to leave, and you don’t have to. Discover the lifestyle at Highland Green that can be yours, and you will stay forever.

The prestigious Highland Green Golf Club

The Highland Green Golf Club

The Highland Green Golf Club

Highland Green Golf Club is a Scottish-style course offering the perfect blend of nature and design in the heart of the Highland Green grounds. Open to the public, the course was built and will be maintained through environmentally sensitive land management to ensure the health of the surrounding woodlands and wildlife.

The Scottish-style course is located on the Coastal Connector in Topsham, Maine and part of the Highland Green Adult Resort Community. A lodge-style clubhouse, Wild Duck Pub, putting green and golf shop are part of the facilities. The Highland Green Golf Club features a challenging nine-hole course nestled in a 650-acre expanse of Midcoast Maine. The Scottish-style course is located on the Coastal Connector in Topsham, Maine and part of the Highland Green Adult Resort Community. A lodge-style clubhouse, Wild Duck Pub, putting green and golf shop are part of the facilities. The course was built to blend naturally with the beautifully rugged terrain of Midcoast Maine. Instead of bulldozing and removing features like rock outcroppings and natural ridgelines, these features were incorporated into the design to add to the challenge and uniqueness of the course.

 

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