Find Houses For Sale in Cleveland Park, DC
Cleveland Park real estate is situated in the Northwest section of Washington, DC. The neighborhood is bounded by Wisconsin and Idaho Avenues to the west, Rock Creek Park to the east, Rodman and Tilden St to the North, and Klingle and Woodley Roads to the south. It’s main commercial area lies along Connective Avenue. There one also finds Cleveland Park station of the Washington Metro’s Red Line. A second commercial area is found along Wisconsin Avenue. Cleveland Park homes largely originiate in the 19th century.
The neighborhood first acquired its name in 1886 when President Cleveland purchased a farmhouse and remodeled it into a summer estate popularly known as Red Top and formally known as Oak View or Oak Hill. Development of the community was interrupted by events such as the bankruptcy of the Cleveland Park Company in 1905, and the Great Depression in the 1930’s. For this reason Cleveland Park real estate often includes houses of different architectural styles next to one another, giving the neighborhood a unique character.
The National Child Research Center maintains a nursery school in the neighborhood, and District of Columbia Public Schools oversees public schools. Private schools include National Cathedral School, St Albans School, and Sidwell Friends School. All three of these are located at the boundary of Cleveland Park.
Cleveland park homes are situated within close reach to many fine dining, shopping options, and entertainment options. Among these are the nationally recognized Uptown Theater, acclaimed restaurants such as Ardeo and Yanyu, and beautiful historic homes. This thriving neighborhood offers a great diversity of attractions.
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