Homes in the West of Market Neighborhood of Kirkland, WA
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The West of Market Neighborhood is a popular Kirkland district with historically significance. It has had a distinctive role in the development of Kirkland starting in the late 1880's when the land was purchased to be part of Peter Kirk's new town. More than 100 years later, in 1999, The Kirkland Heritage Society was given a grant from the city to conduct an inventory of properties meeting established historic criteria. Over one third of the buildings in this citywide inventory are in the West of Market Neighborhood including two buildings that are on the National Register of Historic Places. Additionally, there are nine homes here that are registered with the Historic Society.
What's the West of Market Neighborhood Like?
What's Going on Nearby the West of Market Neighborhood?
The West of Market Neighborhood is just minutes from the thriving Downtown Kirkland core. You'll find everything from historic pubs to 5 star dining and everything in between. DeLille Cellars has a lovely modern store front which opens onto the the side walk where people watching is at a premium. The Grape Choice has luxurious Champagne tastings during the Holidays and the newly revamped Park Lane Shops is a central gathering place for Kirklanders year round. Soon, Kirkland will be catapulted into a hip new vibe with the construction of the new Kirkland Urban Shopping Plaza featuring a muli-plex theater, a health club, numerous new restaurants and high end retail. Not to worry however, the city is determined to preserve the Beach Town persona despite the progress. Outdoor types will love the endless water activities during the summer and the many walking and biking trails that are at the doorstep of West of Market. There is also a gorgeous new library and a new transit station.
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What Schools will the Kids Attend?
If you buy a home for sale in the West of Market Neighborhood, the local schools serving this area are Peter Kirk Elementary School, Kirkland Junior High, and Lake Washington High School. To get local school scores and more information about these schools check out the Kirkland School Reports on my website.
Now You Really Want to Find a Home Here, Right?
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Historic information gathered from various sources including
MarketNeighborhood.org and the Kirkland Historic Society, all else is author's original content.