Centennial Crossing

Vernon Hills

Centennial Crossing Homes For Sale


About Centennial Crossing

Welcome to Centennial Crossing, a picturesque neighborhood located in the heart of Vernon Hills, Illinois. Designed with a blend of traditional Midwestern architecture, Centennial Crossing is spread across 86 acres and features 191 detached prairie-style single-family homes. Each home is a testament to quality and style, with models ranging from the cozy Alcott at 2,900 square feet to the expansive Hemingway at 3,828 square feet. Residents enjoy the unique, intimate environment fostered by alley-loaded lots with both attached and detached garages, enhancing the neighborhood's charm.

Situated west of Milwaukee Avenue off of Route 45, Centennial Crossing boasts an ideal location. The Metra commuter rail station is just across the main boulevard, providing convenient access for commuters. The community is also surrounded by a variety of shopping and dining options, numerous parks, forest preserves, and golf courses, ensuring there is something for everyone.

Key Features of Centennial Crossing

Architectural Elegance

Prime Location

Close-Knit Community

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Key Amenities of Centennial Crossing

On-site amenities

Centennial Crossing offers a welcoming and unique environment, greatly enhanced by nearby parks like Aspen Backyard Park, Canterbury Park, and Ranney Park. These parks feature a variety of amenities including playgrounds, tennis courts, and hiking paths. These spaces provide not only a chance for relaxation and recreation but also foster a strong sense of community and neighborhood interaction.

Public schools

Residents in Centennial Crossing benefit from proximity to highly-rated schools, ensuring a top-notch education for their children. The neighborhood is served by Aspen Elementary School, Hawthorn Elementary School South, and Hawthorn Middle School South for younger students, while Vernon Hills High School caters to older students. These institutions are known for their academic excellence and provide a range of educational opportunities.

Shopping & dining

Centennial Crossing residents enjoy easy access to a diverse range of shopping and dining options. Nearby establishments include Mellody Farm Shopping Center, which hosts a variety of retailers and eateries to cater to every need and taste. For dining, local favorites like Real Urban Barbecue and Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar offer a wide range of culinary delights, ensuring there's something for everyone.

Nearby entertainment

The neighborhood is perfectly positioned for those who enjoy the outdoors and entertainment. Residents can explore the natural beauty of the area at nearby parks and forest preserves. For more urban entertainment, various events and activities are regularly held at the Sullivan Community Center and the Vernon Hills Athletic Complex.

Centennial Crossing at a Glance

Vernon Hills Snapshot

Population: 26,786
County: Lake
Avg home price:

Getting Around

Lake Michigan: 50 mins
Libertyville: 15 mins
O'Hare International Airport: 25 mins

Find Home in Centennial Crossing

If you're looking for a community that combines comfort, convenience, and a touch of elegance, Centennial Crossing is your ideal destination. With its beautiful homes, strategic location, and vibrant community life, it's more than just a place to live - it's a place to thrive. Contact the Leslie McDonnell Team today to explore the extraordinary living experience that awaits you at Centennial Crossing.