Welcome to Barrington Hills
Private and affluent community with miles of scenic roads
Located approximately 40 miles northwest of Chicago’s city center, discover the beauty, prestige, and luxury of Barrington Hills. With a reputation for being an upscale and scenic community, the area is nothing shy of perfection. An estimated 4,070 people reside in town, which has the unique distinction of being spread over four counties — Lake, Cook, McHenry, and Kane. Barrington Hills wasn’t incorporated until 1957, which is reflected in the newer styles of architecture found throughout the area.
Prospective home buyers looking for the ultimate dream home should seriously consider relocating to Barrington Hills. Lavish estates dripping with opulence and grandeur are commonplace. In fact, some of the smallest properties in the area have four bedrooms. Those seeking to invest in a stately mansion can expect to purchase a home with ample square footage. Some of the most spacious properties easily top 10,000 square feet.
What to Love
- High-end neighborhoods with palatial homes
- Enhanced privacy and peace
- Barrington Hills Country Club
- Multiple nature preserves
- Short drive to restaurants and stores
Without a doubt, individuals who desire the best that life has to offer should move to Barrington Hills. Sitting at the end of long private driveways, you’ll find expansive estates that deliver top-tier features — including private docks, lengthy outdoor pools, floor-to-ceiling windows, and private movie theaters. Driving around the village, you’ll encounter lush plant life (seasonally) and bucolic vistas. Make Barrington Hills your new home to always have a tranquil oasis waiting for you.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Although there are few commercial establishments located within Barrington Hills, an excellent collection of stores and restaurants is located minutes from home.
Nearby, pick up everything you need at popular retailers. Conveniently shop at favorites such as T.J. Maxx, Target, Old Navy, HomeGoods, PetSmart, and Cabela’s. Another top shopping destination is The Arboretum of South Barrington. At this outdoor shopping complex, peruse what’s recently arrived at L.L. Bean, Soft Surroundings, EVEREVE, Arhaus furniture store, and Joseph Nicola.
Things to Do
Aside from the fun and entertainment that you’re certain to have in your new dream home, Barrington Hills encompasses marvelous places to spend your off days.
Stunning and serene, Spring Lake Forest Preserve boasts hundreds of acres of scenic beauty. Here, you can walk through wetlands, savannas, and grasslands. A short distance away, the Helm Woods Forest Preserve is another excellent nature spot to visit.
Seeking more outdoor places to explore? Find tranquility and unmatched scenery just outside of Barrington Hills. Within minutes, you can drive to places such as Fox River Shores Forest Preserve, Buffalo Park Forest Preserve, Raceway Woods Forest Preserve, Dixie Briggs Fromm Conservation Area, and Shoe Factory Road Prairie Nature Preserve. Residents are literally surrounded by lush landscape, wildlife, and unparalleled photo ops.
On days that you’d prefer hitting the golf course, the Barrington Hills Country Club is the premier place to join. Amenities at this stunning clubhouse include outstanding dining, tennis courts, aquatics classes, cooking classes, wine tastings, and kids’ sports camps.