Heritage Bay, an adult community of 292 homes, blends maximum luxury with minimum maintenance with beautiful homes that are intelligently designed and appointed with elegant yet practical amenities. The clubhouse, named "Lighthouse" is a social and recreational center which features a library, billiards, exercise room, great room, kitchen, and an outdoor pool. Near Heritage Bay are a bounty of activities ranging from fishing, crabbing, and sailing to relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Long Beach Island. Association fees are $70 a month.
The homes of Heritage Bay, built by Mignatti between 1997 and 2003, range from 1149 sq. ft. for the Plymouth, a 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 1 car garage model to the largest model, the Nantucket, which is 1756 sq. ft. with 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a 2 car garage. Many homes have screen rooms or sunrooms and several back to woods or a wooded buffer. They range in price from the about $179,900 to $250,000.
Barnegat is located at Exit 67 off the the Garden State Parkway and is just minutes to Long Beach Island and 35 minutes to Atlantic City. This picturesque town is on the Barnegat Bay and offers bay beach swimming, fishing, a public dock and pavilion, the Edwin B. Forsythe Wildlife Refuge with great birding, and lots of antique shops.
Heritage Bay beckons you to the shore, where you will be part of the year round lifestyle of shore living.
An overview of Heritage Bay at Barnegat
If you are looking for an intimate, active adult community set amidst scenic surroundings, then look no further because Heritage bay at Barnegat is the ideal place for such seniors. Built by Mignatti, the community comprises of 292 ranch style single family homes ranging from the low $200s to the mid $200s. Although Heritage Bay is quite small compared to some of the other active adult communities, it provides the residents with many amenities. Equipped with a grand clubhouse, the community offers an action packed activity calendar the whole year round. It is located within minutes of Garden State Park and very close to upscale shopping, historic sites and other desirable attractions. Active retirees will enjoy the resort type lifestyle along Barnegat Bay and the four season climate. Over six miles of nearby waterfront make for great boating, swimming, fishing and crabbing. Heritage Bay is a very tightly knit community and the residents enjoy the warmth of a closely knitted, friendly neighborhood. History enthusiasts will take great pleasure in discovering Barnegat’s past while waterfront lovers will enjoy exploring the Barnegat’s bay area.
Amenities at Heritage Bay at Barnegat
The 2,000 square foot clubhouse has ample amenities to keep the residents active and entertained. For those who like to keep in shape, the exercise room with its top of the range weight and cardiovascular equipment is perfect for a complete work out. Residents can enjoy a quiet game of billiards with friends or leisurely read a book in the library on a lazy afternoon day. There is a multipurpose room for social gatherings as well as art and craft pursuits. Outdoors, a refreshing pool beckons for a cool down during hot sunny days. Active seniors will also enjoy a morning stroll admiring the nature in the many walking trails that wind through the community. Nearby the community is a marina with boat slips as well.
Homes at Heritage Bay at Barnegat
The construction of these single family homes was concluded during the period 1997 to 2003. The floor areas range in size from 1,149 to 1,756 square feet. These beautiful ranch style homes at Heritage Bay offer two bedrooms, two baths and one or two car garage spaces. The other features include patios, thermal windows and outdoor lighting, storage lofts in the garage, crown molding, extra shelving and 9” ceiling and recessed lights. Most homes have desirable views of the wooded areas as well.
The location of Heritage Bay at Barnegat
Residents at Heritage Bay have plenty of opportunities for shopping, dining, and cultural enjoyment. Barnegat is a charming town with many museums, antique shops, and a boardwalk for fishing and crabbing activities. It offers easy beach access and marinas with boat ramps. For nature and bird lovers the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge is a great destination. Tuckerton seaport is within 15 minutes distance, and the Barnegat lighthouse is 30 minutes away from Heritage Bay. The vibrant Atlantic City is half an hour away and for a great day trip New York and Philadelphia are a mere 90 minutes away.