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Welcome to Vicara:Richmond American Homes in Quail Hill
Vicara: The Newest Neighborhood in Quail Hill, Irvine
The Village of Quail Hill sits adjacent to 600 acres of permanent open space, yet is still conveniently close to major employment center, transportation hubs, and entertainment and fine dining areas. Five neighborhood parks are scattered throughout the Village of Quail Hill with a wide selection of community amenities. The nearby 700-acre Quail Hill Preserve will ultimately connect thousands of acres of permanently preserved open space.
The newest neighborhood in the Village of Quail Hill, Vicara, first opened for residents in the 2004. Built by Richmond American, this small community of 108 single family homes are exquisitely crafted in a Spanish Colonial, Proven/French Farmhouse, Tuscan Farmhouse and Monterey architectual styles creating an Old World European flavor. The neighborhood is set in an idyllic backdrop of acres of open space, surrounded by the hills, valleys, and mountains both near and beyond. This highly acclaimed builder offers four architectually elegant and innovative floor plans with distinctive features and functionality that invites expression and personality within each thoughtfully designed plan.
"Enriched by Monterey, Provence, Spanish Colonial and Tuscan architecture, Vicara's single-level and two-story residences are available in four stunning floorplans sized from approximately 2,906 to 4,706 square feet of thoughtfully designed living space. Four to six bedrooms and four and one-half to five and one-half baths are featured in the various plans", according to John Christensen's news release for the Irvine Company in January of 2006. The various floor plans offer casitas, great rooms, bonus rooms, exercise rooms, master retreats, and master bedrooms on the first floor per selected floor plans.
PLAN 1 -- MODEL A: Approximately 2,906 to 3,124 Square Feet offers 3 to 4 Bedrooms and 3.5 to 4.5 Bathrooms. There is a Great Room, a Study, an Optional Living Room, an Optional Parlor, an Optional Work Room, an Optional Bonus Room, and an Optional Living Suite, a 2-Car Garage Plus Storage.
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PLAN 2-- MODEL B: Approximately 3,546 to 3,792 Square Feet offers 5 to 6 Bedrooms and 4.5 to 5.5 Bathrooms. There is a Formal Living Room, a Formal Dining Room, a Family Room, a Master Bedroom Retreat, an Optional Office in lieu of the Sixth Bedroom, and Bath, or Optional Storage, and a 2-Car Garage.
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To View Robin and Eric's Featured Sold Listing of 43 Momento, a highly upgraded Plan 2 on a extra large private lot with panoramic city lights, sunsets, and hills views on a single-loaded street
PLAN 3 -- MODEL C: Approximately 3,888 to 4,185 Square Feet offers 4 to 6 Bedrooms and 3.5 to 5.5 Bathrooms. There is a Great Room, a Parlor, an Optional Office, an Optional Master Bedroom Retreat, an Optional Living Suite, an Optional Exercise Room, an Optional Secondary Master Bedroom, and a 2-Car Garage.
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To View Robin and Eric's Featured Listing of 19 Fresco, a Plan 3 on a top single-loaded street with 4BR's/3.5BA's (one down) with every Builder upgrade imaginable on a view lot with sweeping city lights, hills, and sunset views
To View Robin and Eric's Featured Listing of 51 Momento, a highly upgraded alternate Plan 3 with 5BR's/4 1/2BA's (2 BR's down) on an elevated single-loaded 10,000 s.f. corner lot with panoramic city lights, sunsets, and hills views
PLAN 4 -- MODEL D: Approximately 4,589 to 4,786 Square Feet offers 5 to 6 Bedrooms, 4.5 to 5.5 Bathrooms. There is a Formal Living Room, a Master Bedroom Retreat, an Optional Library, an Optional Wine Room with Wine Storage, and a 2-Car Garage.
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Distinctive Features of Vicara Residences
GRACIOUS LIVING AREAS
Award-Winning Schools in Vicara at Quail Hill
One of the reasons to choose the neighborhood of Vicara, the newest neighborhood within the village of Quail Hill, Irvine, over other communities is, of course, because it is within the highly acclaimed Irvine Unified School District. Indeed, the award-winning Alderwood Basics Plus Elementary School, has been honored as a California Distinguished School. Rancho San Joaquin Middle School has been recognized as a "Blue Ribbon School," and the highly acclaimed, University High School has been consistently ranked one of the best high schools in the country, and boasts a large number of advanced placement classes, students awarded merit scholarships, and large class admission to the top University of California schools as well as the top private colleges and universities.
The neighborhood of Vicara, within the village of Quail Hill, has access to a multiplicity of parks with the following amenties:
Walking Trails at Quail Hill Within An Idyllic Backdrop
Sports Field at Quail Hill -One of Many Recreational Choices
Shape Up at the Fitness Center at The Commons at Quail Hill
Tennis Anyone? It's All Here in Quail Hill!
One of Many Tot Lots - This One is at the Commons
A Bountiful Number of Playgrounds at Quail Hill
Shoot Some Hoops With Friends and Family at Quail Hill!
The Commons is a Hub of Recreational Activity at Quail Hill
The Gazebo: A Monument Against the Backdrop of the Commons
The Quail Hill Village Center for Local Shopping
A Last Look at Quail Hill from a View Location in Vicara
Robin has been representing buyers and sellers in their purchase and sale of homes in and around Irvine, CA since 1986 as a licensed Realtor® and as a licensed Real Estate Broker since 1993. Eric has been involved in the financial, business and investment side since 1979, and as a licensed Realtor® since 1997. Together Robin and Eric have raised two children in the local school district and are actively involved in the community.
If Robin or Eric can further elaborate on anything contained herein or if you have any questions regarding the purchase and/or sale of homes within the neighborhood of Vicara, or any of one of the other neighborhoods within the Village of Quail Hill, including Ambridge, Casalon, Chantilly, Ivy Wreath, Jasmine, Laurel, Linden, Olivos, Sage, Sandalwood, Sienna, Soltice, or Tapestry, please do not hesitate to e-mail Robin and Eric . Robin and Eric Fenchel would be delighted to assist in any way possible your move to the community of Quail Hill, Irvine, CA.
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