St. John and Crown Point, Indiana
A Charming Community
Many Water Features
The Gates of St. John is a community of residential neighborhoods conveniently located on 700 picturesque acres in Northwest Indiana. Each of our pedestrian-friendly, multi-generational neighborhoods has a distinct character and charm—where you’re sure to find that sought-after perfect street.
The Gates of St. John features tree-lined boulevards, walking and riding paths, decorative water features, community fishing pond, ample green spaces, playgrounds and park facilities. We worked hard to include these resources because we know that a beautiful neighborhood is absolutely essential to creating a truly great home.
Just beyond our gates you’ll discover a region bustling with activity, offering highly-ranked schools, tasty restaurants, fresh markets, recreation and entertainment destinations, centers for health-care and for faith and so much more. 30 miles from Chicago, just across the Illinois state line, St. John offers easy access to the major expressways and airports of Chicagoland as well as suburban commuter and commercial trains. The Lake County Fair is the 2nd-largest county fair in the state of Indiana, is held on the fairgrounds each year in early August for 10 days. The Lake County Fair always boasts monster trucks, demolition derby and an entire arena for horse shows. Nearby Crown Point clearly has a hometown atmosphere, with its historic downtown square, numerous unique shops, parks, golf courses and other scenic locales.
And, did you know that St. John was judged the best place in Indiana to raise kids by Bloomberg Business Week. Just one more reason why The Gates of St. John won the prestigious 2012 Crystal Key Award from the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago.
We’d love to have you as our guest and show you what The Gates of St. John has to offer. If you’d like to learn more, please contact our Home Consultant or drop by our sales center. We’re looking forward to welcoming you to our neighborhood!
The Gates of St. John community spans three different school corporations. Rose Gate students attend Lake Central Schools. Magnolia Gate students go to Crown Point Schools. Hanover School Corporation serves Autumn, Cypress, Wysteria and Sterling Gates. In addition to public schools, the community is home to Crown Point Christian School, an evangelical school headed by a parent-owned association and St. John the Evangelist Catholic School, a Roman Catholic school.