FAQ

  • Architectural Change Request (ACR)
    • Any architectural changes to the exterior of your home, including color changes to roof or siding, fence installation, or landscaping, must be approved by the HOA board prior to the start of work. The Architectural Change Request form (PDF) can be downloaded here.
  • Dues
    • HOA dues are owed each year on January 1st.  Failure to pay within 30 days of the due date will result in a late fee and possible legal action.
  • Email List
    • To receive the Kensington Farms community email newsletters, please visit the Sentry CommunityPro® PORTAL to update your contact information (instructions here).
  • Community Yard Sale
    • The community yard sale is the first Saturday in May & October.
  • Trash and Recycling
    • The City of Lawrence contracts with Republic Services, Inc. to provide trash collection and recycling services. Additional information, including an interactive pickup schedule, may be found on the City of Lawrence website.
    • Heavy trash pickup for Kensington Farms residents is on Tuesday of the 3rd full week of each month.
  • Lawrence Police
    • Non-emergency dispatch: 317-545-7575
  • Mailboxes
    • Each of the five neighborhoods within Kensington Farms has a uniform mailbox + post style appropriate to the homes within that neighborhood. Please contact Sentry Management to obtain the specifications, as well as recommended vendors, for replacement / installation.
  • Playground & Tennis Court
    • The playground is closed to residents, per Marion County Public Health Order 10-2020, Section 8, dated 15 May 2020, until further notice.
    • The tennis court is open to residents from dawn until dusk. A valid, activated access key is required for entry. Participants must maintain a distance of at least six (6) feet from one another at all times.
    • Please report any suspicious activity to the Lawrence Police Department’s Non-emergency Communications Center at (317) 545-7575.
  • Rentals
    • Renting your home is not permitted in the Kensington Farms community, unless you have prior approval from the HOA board.  Please email Sentry Management to request approval.
  • Snow Removal
    • Kensington Farms streets are owned by the city of Lawrence, therefore the city is responsible for clearing them.  Report slippery intersections or other unsafe areas to the Lawrence Police Department at 317-545-7575.
  • Welcome Committee
    • All new residents to the Kensington Farms community are greeted with a welcome basket.  Please contact Sentry Management if you did not receive one.
  • Yard Barns / Sheds
    • Yard barns / storage sheds are not permitted in Kensington Farms.