Silver Spring Real Estate and Homes in Historic Capitol View Park, MD

Real Estate Agent with Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc MD 82788

 Capitol View Park Entrance Sign - Silver Spring MDCapitol View Park was Montgomery County's First Historic District.  This Old Historic Neighborhood is down by the Railroad Tracks and just past Forest Glen in the area of Silver Spring that borders Kensington, Maryland. 

In this quiet shaded glen, away from the hustle and bustle of Downtown, you will find an eclectic mix of house styles and ages, every thing from old "Sears" Bungalows, Vintage Foursquares, Restored 1880's Victorians, post WWII cape cods, colonials ramblers split levels and new recently built homes.

Capitol View residents can enjoy living in this "woodsy, quiet and almost rural area that is between the hustle, bustle and convenience of Downtown Silver Spring and at one end and the quaint charm of the small town of Kensington at the other end.

A quaint interesting is the the 1880s-era general store on Post Office Road A Victorian in Capitol View Parknext to the Forest Glen "Castle".

More information about Capitol View Park and it's history can be found through the Capitol View Park Citizens Association and the Capitol View Park Historical Society.
Montgomery County Public Schools have a reputation as being among the best in the nation.
The public schools that serve the Capitol View Park Subdivsion are:
Oakland Terrace Elementary School
Gingerbread Victorian in Capitol View Park Silver Spring MDNewport Mill Middle School
Albert Einstein High School
*at the high school level the Downcounty consortium is available giving students a choice regarding their academic area of study. The five
high schools in the Downcounty cluster include Montgomery Blair, Albert Einstein, Northwood High, John F. Kennedy and Wheaton High School.

There are also several excellent Private Schools convenient to Capitol View Park such as The Academy of the Holy Cross, Holy Cross Elementary, Grace Episcopal School and the Evergreen School to name a just Capitol View Park Bungalowa few. 

Capitol View Park Real Estate

A recent article in the Washington Post describes this area as having bounty of variety in it's architecture
I can say that it also has a huge variation is it's Real Estate prices.

There are 395 Single Family Houses in the Legal
Subdivsion of Capitol View Park, Silver Spring, Md 20910

Real Estate and Homes Sold in Capitol View Park
Sweet House in Capitol View Park - Silver Spring MDSilver Spring Maryland 20910

18 Homes Sold in 2016
Average List Price - $444,744
Average Sold Price - $439,522

Lowest Sold Price - $323,400
(for a Bank Owned Foreclosure 3 Bedroom 3 Bath Cape Cod Style House built in 1945 need of rehab)
Highest Sold Price - $635,000
(for a Totally Restored and Renovated 4 Bedroom 2 Bath Colonial Farmhouse built in 1926)

Average Days on Market in 2016 - 97



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Comments (6)

Alisa Delice
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Rockville, MD
Professional Realtor in Maryland & Washington, DC

A couple of the historic homes near the castle are active now... Have you seen 21 Dewitt? How cool would that be... if only :)

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