Tall Trees is a single family home subdivision built in the late 1980's by the Kennedy Group in the Village of Barrington, Illinois. The neighborhood consists of 56 homes on 38 acres ranging in size from 2,205 to 4,000 square feet of living space. Each home is situated on a 1/2 acre lot giving homeowners privacy while at the same time being part of a friendly and quiet community.
As one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Barrington, Tall Trees is within walking distance of the Cuba Marsh and about one and half miles away from the Metra Station and downtown Barrington. Children attend schools in award winning district 220 with access to pre-school through 12th Grade.
Tall Trees social events includes a 20 year tradition of its annual road rally, bingo, progressive dinners, Oktoberfest celebration and children marching in the annual 4th of July parade. Volunteers as well as new ideas are always welcome.
Each lot owner is a voting member of the Homeowners Association with one vote per lot. The Association board of directors represents the home owners and consists of a 5 member board who serve 2-year terms. Click here to read the governance documents including by-laws and the Association's declaration.
We believe in providing the Barrington 220 community with an exemplary educational system that inspires all learners to achieve excellence. We aspire to be among the best public school systems within a global community, cultivating students prepared to make a life, a living and a difference in our world. The aforementioned values and the following beliefs serve as a frame of reference, the direction by which all district policies, resources and energies are aimed and applied.
As principal guardian of Lake County’s open space and natural areas since 1958, we set the standard in nature and historic preservation, and in outdoor recreation and education. The guiding elements of our mission remain focused on preservation, restoration, education and recreation. Acknowledged as a regional and national leader, we protect more than 30,100 acres of natural land and are the second largest Forest Preserve District in Illinois.
The Barrington park districts offer programs and activities for all ages, all year ‘round: ski programs, tennis courts, golf lessons, soccer, baseball, basketball and football leagues, equestrian programs, and programs for everything from art to zumba.