Wheaton – Courthouse Square
About The Courthouse Square Community.
Airhart Construction proudly presents its luxury Georgian Row style townhomes at Courthouse Square in Wheaton. For those who want to live in the heart of downtown Wheaton and enjoy walking to everything, it’s the perfect choice. Courthouse Square allows residents to enjoy the restaurants and shops of downtown, as well as other amenities such as the commuter train stations and the public library—all within walking distance. A park-like setting surrounds the community. Courtyards with extensive landscaping, brick paving and generous patios adorn the land plan. The architectural design creates a distinctive environment that complements the surrounding neighborhood and the historic buildings on-site.
The DuPage County Courthouse was designed in 1896 by Miffler E. Bell and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Courthouse features simple ornamentation, broad masonry arches and references to medieval Romanesque detailing. Its interior offers six residential condominiums with a methodically restored exterior as part of the community.
The State’s Attorney Office Building was designed and erected by Harold Zook in 1938. With a meticulously restored façade and renovated interior, it serves as a community center for residents and private professional offices. The center provides a generous community room, meeting room, lounge area, kitchen, as well as a well-equipped fitness room and access to a beautifully landscaped terrace with swimming pool. Phase 3 is now sold out and only three homes remains in phase 4.
About Our Home Designs.
Within walking distance to shops, restaurants, theaters, the train station and more.
Uncommon elegance combined with smart design, Courthouse Square offers a special living environment both inside and out. Interiors feature 9’ ceilings, mill-made staircases from levels 1-3, and private elevators. Custom furniture grade cabinetry, spectacular kitchens with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, 2nd level laundry, rooftop terraces, paver patios, walkways and driveways, 2-car garages and much more. Visit our Model/Sales Office and take a tour of the community. About The Wheaton Community.
Forbes Magazine ranks Wheaton as one of the “Top 100 Places To Live In the Country.” It boasts a vibrant downtown with many restaurants, shops and services. The Downtown Wheaton Association hosts many events throughout the year to promote local businesses including The French Market, A Dickens of a Christmas, Wheaton’s Wine & Cultural Arts Festival, to mention just a few. In addition, Wheaton offers:
- Many choices for dining and shopping: A wide array of restaurants and shops are available throughout the city, from downtown Wheaton to Danada.
- Top-rated schools: Wheaton’s schools consistently rank among the highest in the state, offering students a quality education and a wealth of opportunities.
- A healthy place to live: Chicago magazine ranked Wheaton the “healthiest of Chicago’s largest suburbs” because of its low crime rate, vast open spaces and thriving downtown.
- Nationally ranked library: Wheaton’s public library is rated one of the top 10 in the nation. In early 2007, it completed a massive expansion project, offering even more services to residents.
- Beautiful parks and recreation opportunities: The Wheaton Park District has received the National Gold Medal Award for Excellence from the National Recreation and Park Association four times, in 1984, 1990, 1996, and 2005. It oversees 800 acres of land and 52 parks, offering an impressive array of outdoor activities.
- The Illinois Prairie Path: The path runs throughout Wheaton, and intersects with the Aurora Branchand Elgin Branch, just west of downtown near the railroad tracks.
- The 135-acre (55 ha) Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, with over 300 species of prairie and wetland plants and animals, and a regionally acclaimed ropes course.
- Two public swimming pools: the Northside Family Aquatic Center, and the Rice Pool and Water Park with three water slides, a zero-depth entry point and sand volleyball courts.
- The 27-hole Arrowhead Golf Club, renamed in 1929 from the Antlers Golf Club, which was built in 1924. A new clubhouse was built in 2004-2005.
- Cosley Zoo, founded in 1974, housing over 200 animals that represent over 70 species.
- Cantigny Park and Golf Course: Cantigny is the former estate of Chicago Tribuneowner Robert R. McCormick, located in southwestern Wheaton. The park contains a championship 18-hole public golf course that was the site of the 2007 US Amateur Public Links. The park also contains two museums, one relating to the Chicago Tribune, and the other devoted to the First Division of the United States Army, as Robert McCormick was a colonel in the First Division during World War I.
- The Danada Forest Preserve and Equestrian Center, located on the site of the former estate of Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice, after whom Danada is named. In the 1940s, the Rices added a barn to the estate to house horses. In 1965, their horse Lucky Debonair won the Kentucky Derby. The Danada Farm estate was acquired by the county in 1980 and 1981.
- Access to top healthcare: Wheaton is home to the Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital. In addition, Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, which is located in the nearby town of Winfield, is consistently recognized for its services and as a top hospital.