This week, we are highlighting the community of Oak Manor. This community is located on the outskirts of Waupaca, WI, making it a quiet place for residents of any age to enjoy. The city of Waupaca is known as a tourist spot and features many unique spots for shopping and entertainment. It’s proximity to the Chain O’ Lakes allows both residents and visitors to enjoy the outdoors as well as recreational sports like waterskiing and stand-up paddle boarding all season long. Not to mention, they are a perfect place to watch a sunset over the lake! Campgrounds and both local and state parks scatter the surrounding area as well, which can provide an outlet for those enjoying the nearby natural surroundings. For those that prefer indoor activities, local museums and galleries are also located nearby. For a tasty treat at the end of a fun-filled day, visit Main Street Marketplace for a slice of fudge or some Dancing Bear Honey. The community of Oak Manor itself is placed amidst the residential neighborhoods of northern Waupaca. The quiet climate of this community is very appealing and the small community size makes it perfect for those who are seeking a more peaceful lifestyle. It is a pet-friendly and even offers an on-site playground and plenty of grassy area for the little ones to enjoy. If a peaceful town with room for lots of fun sounds perfect for you, Oak Manor may be just the place for your new home.
A FEW FUN FACTS:
- The city of Waupaca is thought to be named after the Potawatomi chief, Sam Waupaca. (Wapucka)
- Waupaca Foundry is the largest corporation in the entire city, employing the majority of its residents.
- From 1899 to 1926, there was a major streetcar service offered by the Waupaca Electric Light and Railway Company which offered services to hundreds of residents each day.
- The original settlement of Waupaca was located right near the Waupaca River, which in present day is called the Tomorrow River.
To find your forever home in Oak Manor or for more information, visit: https://www.homesourceone.net/communities/wisconsin/Oak-Manor/