Kennedy Homes is introducing seven different duplex style homes at Richards Crossing in Coal City, eight miles from Wilmington. Homeowners can choose from 1,606 to 2,507 square feet of living space for the price of $149,990 to $159,990. Known as the “Village Paired” series, each new duplex home in Coal City will offer two to four bedrooms, large family rooms, second-floor game rooms or lofts, master bedroom suites, abundant storage space and many options for personalization.
Country kitchens come standard with each of the five new models or homeowners can choose an alternate with a peninsula and breakfast bar. Kitchens will be outfitted with Aristokraft wood cabinets, a Moen stainless steel sink, Armstrong or Mannington vinyl flooring, Whirlpool brand appliances and a wide variety of Pionite or Wilsonart laminate countertops.
One of the duplex homes being introduced in Richards Crossing is the 2507 model, which can be customized with optional brick. The living and dining area flows into the 22- by 17-foot family room. The family room’s open layout, adjacent to the kitchen, has the option of adding a fireplace. Homeowners can choose a powder room to be installed off the stairs to the second floor.
Upstairs is a loft space with windows. The master suite is complete with a walk-in closet, optional built-in shelves and master bathroom. Other upstairs options include a separate shower, linen closet and extended double-bowl vanity in the master bathroom, a third bathroom and a fourth bedroom.
Buyers may choose to add a variety of other options at their discretion, including air conditioning, wood-burning fireplaces, expanded kitchens or family rooms, jetted whirlpool tubs and alternate exterior elevations.
Standard features found in all Kennedy homes in Richards Crossing include wall-to-wall stain resistant carpeting, designer light fixtures, high-efficiency gas-forced air furnaces, asphalt driveways, attached garage and maintenance-free, double-pane insulated windows with energy-saving glass.
Kennedy Homes’ Richards Crossing community also offers a wide selection of single-family homes with 2,020 to 4,160 square feet of living space. Base priced from $193,900 to $262,990, Kennedy offers eight different homes with three to six bedrooms and two and one-half to five bathrooms.
Outdoor recreation also surrounds Richards Crossing, including Goose Lake Prairie State Park to the north, which has 2,500 acres of prairie. Elementary and high school students in Coal City are served by Unit District 1, which has a new Early Childhood Center in the works.
For more information on Richards Crossing, call 815.634.8614 or visit kennedyhomebuilders.com.
Location-Spring Road, Coal City
Housing Type-Single-family homes and duplexes
Number of Units-246 Single-family; 78 duplexes
Price Range-Single-family $167,500 to $263,990; Duplexes $149,990 to $174,990