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August 9, 2013

English Commons at Topsfield -- new model home opening today

Setting the standard for easy living in a maintenance-free, 55-plus community

The real estate market is back, and it’s very active on the North Shore. At the new 55-plus community being developed in Topsfield by Carl Berry and Alan Berry of C.P. Berry Homes — English Commons at Topsfield — the community is nearing the 75 percent sold milestone. Only 13 new homes and two model homes remain available for sale. One is a brand-new model home that will be available for viewing starting today, Aug. 9.

The community is located at the gateway to Topsfield and is an open space paradise all its own, including a 50-acre conservatory surrounding the new, maintenance-free homes being built by C.P. Berry Homes. Here, residents enjoy the carefree lifestyle that is part of this active-adult condominium community. Rather than worrying about the cares of home upkeep, residents (and their children and grandchildren) can enjoy the 4-acre center common green with scenic gazebo and a Nicklaus-design putting green, stroll the walking path to the Clubhouse (which includes a gathering room, reading room, fitness center, heated swimming pool and large, furnished sundeck), or hike the natural walking trail through the preserved open space.

Homes start at 2,800 square feet and offer customization and expanded living spaces up to nearly 4,000 square feet. All homes are built to Energy Star Level 2 certification (meaning energy savings of over 35 percent compared to a home constructed to code) and include C.P. Berry Homes’ exclusive two-year New Home Warranty.

The on-site Sales Center and model homes are open daily from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Our homeowners say it best ... “We love our new home.”

Drive through a C.P. Berry Homes community and ask the residents how they feel about their home. Our reputation is the foundation of our business and our homes. We’ve been building homes for generations and plan to continue to do so, long into the future.

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