You won't believe a peaceful place like this is located only 5 miles from the Carle and Presence Hospital Complexes, the University of Illinois' Beckman Institute, and is even near a CUMTD bus route. You don't have to give up the conveniences of the city to live here...Brickhouses Road is a paved street with curbs, municipal water, natural gas and cable, and low county taxes; featuring 1 acre lots with mature trees, expansive views of rolling terrain, water and wildlife. Green building practices are encouraged, energy saving features rewarded. Home plan design assistance available free of charge. The western half of the subdivision is privately owned and is undergoing development of a prairie/savanna/woodlands wildlife habitat. Natural landscapes are encouraged. The large lots are ideal for avid gardeners; outbuildings such as workshops, studios, detached garages are permitted. All buildings must have full brick exteriors.
Award Winning Urbana Schools! • Twice awarded the Bronze Medal Ranking by US News and World Report • Winner of the first ACT College and Career Readiness Award for a High School in the State of Illinois • 2011 AP District of the Year • Elementary Teacher Brian Lake- winner of the 2012 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. • UHS averages over 40 students being accepted to U of I each year. From UHS Class of 2011, 3 students were named Chancellor’s Scholars – an honor bestowed to only 125 out of the more than 7000 students admitted. • Offering 16 AP classes, more than any other area high schools. Unique Programs include: • Elementary Dual Language program at 2 schools (English and Spanish) and fine arts • Middle School after school SPLASH — Students Playing and Learning After School Hours program • High School Agriculture, Applied Technology, Family and Consumer Science programs among others. • Six music programs, and 19 competitive sports
As Brickhouses Road is a very small subdivision, there is not yet a homeowners association, but a provision has been made in the legal documents for the future formation of one, to be formed by the future residents.