Maintenance-Free Living at Maples at the Sonatas Allows More Time for Local Woodstock Attractions

The Portico offers a designer kitchen with an island.

Home buyers looking for a handful of activities to choose from every week needn’t look any further than Maples at the Sonatas. Residents are easily wowed by not only the striking craftsmanship and immaculate design of their maintenance-free home, but also by the charming Victorian town of Woodstock, Illinois. Famous for being the backdrop in the classic movie Groundhog Day, citizens of Woodstock never have a hard time getting involved with their community thanks to the town’s many spectacular activities and events. 
 Recognized as a Distinctive Destination by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Maples at the Sonata’s prime location in the heart of Woodstock is sure to please all. Everything that residents could ever need is just minutes away. The town’s Historic Downtown Square is known for its eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, and boutiques selling everything from hand-crafted pottery and fine art to apparel and gourmet food. Residents can also enjoy a night on the town by visiting the Square’s gothic Opera House, or they can spend a leisurely afternoon brushing up on some history at the Dick Tracy Museum. No matter the occasion, the Square always has something for everybody. All basic daily needs can also be satisfied at the nearby Wal-Mart, Jewel Osco and Menards, while the Mercy Woodstock Medical Center is a mere five miles from Maples at the Sonatas.  

Of course, entertainment doesn’t stop at the Square. Woodstock is home to many events, fairs, and festivals that cater to all different ages. Check out the weekly Farmer’s Market for organic produce and fine cheeses, or enjoy a night filled with music and laughter at one of the town’s numerous summer band concerts. Each summer is the annual Woodstock Folk Festival, when friends and family can come out together to enjoy awesome food, drinks, and music. And, if residents are in need of a quick getaway, Lake Geneva is barely thirty minutes away and provides a lovely and relaxing weekend escape.
While there is much to do just outside the community, Maples at the Sonatas also boast plenty of great features within the neighborhood. The Clubhouse serves as the heart of the community, perfect for bringing neighbors together to socialize, relax, or exercise. Inside, residents can engage in conversation near the cozy fireplace, prepare for parties in the community kitchen, take a dip in the outdoor pool, or meet friends at the fitness center for daily workouts. 
The Clubhouse serves as the heart of the community, perfect for bringing neighbors together to socialize, relax, or exercise.

Maples at the Sonatas offer European-inspired exteriors with exquisite design and impressive detail. Prices for the homes start at $189,990 and range from about 1,700 to over 2,800 square feet with an abundance of luxurious amenities and finishes. Depending on their preferences, buyers can choose between the Single Family Ranch Homes or the Ranch Villas. These single-level homes do not compromise on space or luxury, with each model offering 2 to 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 to 2.5  car garages, and maintenance-free living as one of their most alluring features. Each home has a customizable landscape package allowing for a unique and private backyard fit for any family. Best of all, those who decide to live in Maples at the Sonatas will no longer have to worry about keeping up with lawn care or house maintenance – instead, they can take that extra time to do things they love.
The Abbey’s excess storage room is perfect for new homeowners eager to hide clutter and maintain organization. Both the Abbey and the Canterbury models have striking cathedral ceilings, a three-season veranda and an expansive kitchen to create an open, airy environment. The two single-level models are also similar in their generous size – the Abbey is more than 1,700 square feet while the Canterbury is over 1,800 square feet.
For those interested in the ultimate comfort lifestyle, the single-level Portico offers a multitude of satisfying options. The 1,700 to over 2,400 square foot model fully utilizes its space in order to provide the utmost comfort. Residents can enjoy Woodstock’s gorgeous scenery by utilizing their private courtyard, complete with a fire pit and cozy porch options for entertaining friends and family. A designer kitchen with an island functions not only as a place for meals, but also somewhere for residents and guests to congregate and socialize over dinner and drinks.
Single-level not enough? The 1,500 to over 2,000 square foot Palazzo is a contemporary, modern design with an optional upstairs bonus suite meant for those in need of a little extra interior space and privacy. Inside, residents will enjoy a walk-in shower, private living room, a peaceful sitting room, and a designer gourmet kitchen built to accommodate double ovens and more. It is the perfect home for larger families or anyone interested in hosting guests for a weekend. The Palazzo’s elegant amenities and modern design are sure to go above and beyond the expectations of anyone who steps inside. 
Abbey and Canterbury models have striking cathedral ceilings, a three-season veranda and an expansive kitchen to create an open, airy environment.

For those with a ‘go big or go home’ mentality, the single-level Promenade is the perfect fit. At 1,900 to over 2,800 square feet, it is the largest and most extravagant home in the community. The open plan allows for residents to decorate with oversized furniture while still being able to move freely in a spacious, airy environment. The den is perfect for relaxing during the weekend, and residents have the opportunity of upgrading their owner’s suite with a screen porch or sitting room in order to better enjoy their surrounding courtyard views. The Promenade also features a bonus suite for guests, as well as an inviting front entry porch ideal for welcoming visitors.
Maples at the Sonatas is the perfect community to continue life’s next chapter. Thanks to Woodstock’s delightful, year-round attractions, it won’t be long before newcomers feel right at home. Buyers interested in Maples at the Sonatas can be assured that they are buying homes crafted with extreme thought and detail. Wilcox Communities is a family-owned residential builder with communities located around the country including Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, North Carolina, Missouri, Alabama, and Tennessee. Their intention is to create lifestyle-rich, maintenance-free homes for families to enjoy. Wilcox Communities is the largest, most successful partner-builder of Epcon Communities. To learn more about Epcon’s Maples at the Sonatas, please call (815) 334-0340 or visit

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