Discover the Ultimate Destination in 55+ Living—Our Riverbend Community in New Castle

Discover the Ultimate Destination in 55+ Living—Our Riverbend Community in New Castle

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April 19, 2024

Nestled in the picturesque waterfront town of New Castle, Delaware, our Gemcraft Homes 55+ community at Riverbend offers an unparalleled living experience that celebrates the rich tapestry of the past while embracing the conveniences of contemporary life. With a variety of distinctive single-family floor plans crafted with meticulous attention to detail and unbeatable community amenities, read on as we explore life at Riverbend. 

Life at Riverbend 

At Riverbend, there are six thoughtfully designed single-family floor plans that homeowners can choose between, each boasting modern features and stylish finishes. Whether you’re seeking a cozy retreat or a more spacious home for entertaining, there’s a floor plan at Riverbend to suit your lifestyle—starting with the 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom and 1,250-2,615 square feet of the Bradford and going up to the 3-4 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom and 2,396-3,672 square feet available with the Chaucer II floor plan

While our new homes in New Castle are the centerpiece of the community, at Riverbend, we also understand that life extends beyond the walls of your home, and the community boasts an array of amenities designed to enhance every aspect of your lifestyle. Imagine starting your day with a refreshing swim in our indoor pool or ending the day enjoying a glass of wine with friends on the deck overlooking the Delaware River. . Riverbend embodies the essence of active adult living, where residents can relish in a serene atmosphere while enjoying a vibrant social scene. Surrounded by lush greenery and picturesque views, this gated community offers a sense of security and privacy, allowing residents to indulge in leisurely strolls along the riverfront trails, partake in community events at the clubhouse, or simply unwind in the comfort of their elegant homes. 

Enjoying the city of New Castle

New Castle stands as a testament to timeless beauty, earning its place among some of the most beautiful small towns in the United States. With a history dating back centuries, it rivals renowned destinations like Williamsburg, Virginia, in its authenticity and cultural significance. Situated along the serene Delaware River, Riverbend also offers residents unparalleled access to nature’s wonders. Living in the area allows residents to easily explore the town’s scenic walking and biking trails—perfect for leisurely strolls or invigorating rides amidst breathtaking landscapes. With nearby beaches and fishing spots, every day presents an opportunity for adventure and relaxation in equal measure. 

Despite its idyllic setting, Riverbend remains conveniently connected to major metropolitan areas. Just a short drive from downtown Wilmington, our community offers easy access to I-95 and I-295, ensuring seamless travel to nearby cities like Philadelphia and Dover and even further out to Baltimore or Washington D.C. Whether you’re craving the excitement of urban exploration or seeking solace in coastal retreats, our prime location puts it all within reach. 

Your new home in New Castle

Experience the epitome of 55+ living at Gemcraft Homes’ Riverbend community in New Castle, Delaware. With its tranquil setting, stylish single-family homes and array of amenities, Riverbend offers a lifestyle like no other. If you’re ready to make the move to this stunning new home community in New Castle, give us a call at (800) 291-7436 or fill out our online form today and embrace the next chapter of your life at Riverbend.

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