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Carillon 55+ Active Adult Community

The Carillon Lifestyle: A Beautiful Place to Live

Carillon’s 55+ community offers all the amenities you expect from a gated community that’s centered around a meticulously maintained golf course and a robust community that offers a variety of activities to its residents.

Enjoy sparkling lakes, scenic walking paths, well-maintained fitness stations, and tennis and bocce ball courts just steps from your home. Indulge in fishing excursions and enjoy shuffleboard courts and more in this active adult lifestyle community. From the clubhouse that includes party rooms and a state-of-the-art workout facility to indoor and outdoor pools, there is no end to the luxuries this community offers. Golfers can enjoy three golf courses, each consisting of nine holes, and the Carillon Master Association offers many monthly sightseeing tours, plays, and gambling trips. No need to plan for transportation; the Carillon community bus conveniently takes residents on grocery and mall shopping excursions.

In addition to these amenities, the Carillon community is woven from a strong social fabric with opportunities to participate in men’s golf, couples’ golf, men’s and women’s breakfasts, ladies’ luncheons, an annual Christmas party, an annual Social Committee summer party, couples’ pinochle and bridge, poker groups, several ladies’ cards get-togethers, and other activities.

Residents can join the Carillon Women’s Club, Super Seniors Group, and/or Singles Club, as well as pursue their interests in bridge, ceramics, woodworking, painting, and needlework to support their active lifestyles.

Single Homes at Carillon of Plainfield

The Carillon development offers a variety of configurations to meet residents’ needs, including single-story ranch two-bedroom homes, an optional den/office, and models with three to four bedrooms.

The neighborhoods of Carillon are divided by style of homes, including single-family detached homes, attached townhouses, coach homes, and condominiums.


Aberdeen: This model offers 160 exquisite standalone homes in four styles:


Ashford: With 85 beautiful single-family homes, Ashford offers the following four styles:

  • Columbus with loft (1,986 sq. ft.); Columbus without loft (1,589 sq. ft.)
  • Cartier (1,523 sq. ft.)
  • Drake (1,483 sq. ft.)
  • Bering (1,446 sq. ft.)

The Drake and Bering models have either one- or two-car garages; the other homes each have two-car garages. All homes have two bedrooms and two baths; the Columbus with loft has three baths and three bedrooms.


Bristol: Offering 191 distinctive standalone homes, models include:

  • Desert Springs – Two Bedrooms +
  • Forest Hills – Two Bedrooms
  • Mission Hills – Two Bedrooms
  • Seabrook – Two Bedrooms
  • Wimbledon – Three Bedrooms


Dorchester: With 117 unique homes, Dorchester offers the following models:

  • Burton – Two Bedrooms
  • Camelback – Two or Three Bedrooms
  • Cartier – Two Bedrooms
  • Greenbriar – Two or Three Bedrooms
  • Magellan – Three Bedrooms +
  • Palm Springs – Three Bedrooms +
  • Sun Valley – Three Bedrooms +
  • Tanterra – Two or Three Bedrooms +


Dover: As the newest single-family development in the community, Dover offers 214 comfortable single-family homes:

  • Camelback – Two or Three Bedrooms
  • Greenbriar – Two or Three Bedrooms
  • Palm Springs – Three Bedrooms +
  • Sun Valley – Three Bedrooms +
  • Tanterra – Two or Three Bedrooms


Residents offer their praise of the Carillon community after experiencing this vibrant community. “Our search for our retirement home kept bringing us back to Carillon with all of its amenities, and, ultimately, Dorchester. Building our home in Dorchester was one of the best decisions we ever made. We have been extremely happy here in this close-knit and caring community.” –Vic and Sandee Bialczak

Chad Haug of C Edward Real Estate of Plainfield maintains a Senior Real Estate Specialist Designation and can assist you and your family and friends with 55+ senior homes. Whether you are looking for a nice place for mom or considering an adult community as a possible option, we can help.

We provide valuable insights into marketing, pricing, negotiating, and selling homes. Let us know what you need assistance with, and we will be happy to provide you with the highest level of service. Our role is to educate our clients about today’s marketplace to help them make good financial decisions.

For more information about the Carillon community and the homes currently for sale, or to request a private tour, email Chad Haug at or call (630) 276-8337.

Carillon Single-Family Detached Home Neighborhoods

  • Aberdeen
  • Ashford
  • Bristol
  • Dorchester
  • Dover

Carillon Attached-Townhouse Neighborhoods

  • Andover – Mostly Two-Bedroom Units
  • Berkshire – Offers One-, Two- and Three-Bedroom Units
  • Cambridge – Mostly Two-Bedroom Units
  • Canterbury – Offers One-, Two- and Three-Bedroom Units
  • Canterbury East – Duplexes and Quads: Two Bedrooms. Six-Unit Buildings are Two to Three Bedrooms
  • Carlisle – Offers One-, Two- and Three-Bedroom Units
  • Chelsea – Offers One-, Two- and Three-Bedroom Units
  • Darlington – Offers One-, Two-, and Three-Bedroom Units

Bedford Neighborhood Coach Homes
Bedford is a tight-knit condominium community of coach homes. There are 22 buildings that contain 160 condominiums. The development offers four styles of condos, including the Concord, the Fountainblue, and the Plaza, all of which are two-bedroom units. The Ritz is available as a spacious three-bedroom unit.

Buckingham Neighborhood Condominium Homes
Located across the street from Club Carillon, Buckingham was built in 1989 and opened to residents in mid-1990. As Carillon’s only high-rise building, it has four stories with 12 units per floor. The development offers four styles of condos to choose from, including the Bartlett and Champlain, which are one-bedroom models, and the Hudson and LaSalle, which are two-bedroom units.

Subdivision Facts

  • Association Fee Ranges Vary By Community
  • Age: 1989 to 2000
  • Bedrooms: Two to four bedrooms
  • Bathrooms: Two to three bathrooms