Kent & Wesley Heights
Welcome to Kent and Wesley Heights
Straddling either side of Battery Kemble Park, the Kent and Wesley Heights neighborhoods offer the best of "urban suburban" living. These neighborhoods include a mix of more traditional single-family homes, some on very graciously-scaled lots, as well as some of the city's most spectacular new construction. With easy access to Georgetown, Downtown, and some of the area's finest independent schools, homes in Kent and Wesley Heights trade relatively infrequently. With numerous streets abutting Glover Archbold and Battery Kemble Parks, the access to leafy green space combined with proximity to all of the attractions of the Nation's capital make these neighborhoods consistently in demand.
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Selling Your Kent or Wesley Heights Home?
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Live, Work, and Play in Kent and Wesley Heights
Defined by historic architecture and lavish private estates, both Wesley Heights and Kent offer an elite escape from the city excitement of Washington DC. Here, you'll discover a vast variety of home styles, including modernist works of art, quaint yet spacious bungalows, and brick-front masterpieces. Some properties even boast spectacular views of nearby Battery Kemble Park. Because of their premium locations, Wesley Heights and Kent command top prices—most homes go for well over $1 million, if not more.
Nearby shopping & dining
Though Kent and Wesley Heights boast largely suburban locales, they're only a few minutes away from DC's premier retail and culinary destinations. Nearby Wisconsin Avenue serves as a hub for nightlife and entertainment—highlights include Cactus Cantina and Loyal Companion. You'll also find a number of conveniences tucked along New Mexico Avenue and MacArthur Boulevard. Looking for even more big-name brands? Head to nearby Georgetown or DuPont Circle for additional options.
Even if you don't have children, you'll still benefit from Kent and Wesley Heights' vast collection of top public and private schools. These highly rated institutions provide more than just an amazing education—they also help boost property values over time. Most younger residents of Kent and Wesley Heights are zoned for the District of Columbia Public Schools, but many also attend nearby private schools. Options include Sidwell Friends School, the National Cathedral School, and Georgetown Day School.
Ample career opportunities
Kent and Wesley Heights have always been popular communities for DC commuters. Boasting their own Metro stops and easy access to Capitol Hill, these neighborhoods offer suburban serenity without compromising on convenience. Many residents work for the federal government, local hospitals, or universities. DC is also home to a number of Fortune 500 companies, embassies, and other major government facilities.
Wondering What's Around?
Our Favorite Local Picks
Glover Archbold Park
This 183-acre park serves as a natural oasis in the heart of Wesley Heights and Kent. Feel free to bring along furry friends and kids for a fun time hiking, biking, or just exploring.Explore the Park »
This modern and contemporary art gallery boasts a unique location in an upscale residential home.Get Cultured »
Battery Kemble Park
This small but stunning National Park was once a defensive site during the Civil War.Get Outdoors »
Nestled on New Mexico Avenue, Chef Geoff's has been serving some of the best American-Italian cuisine for years.Grab a Plate »
Find Your Home in Kent and Wesley Heights
If you're eager to find your new home in Kent, Wesley Heights, or another Metro DC community, Fleisher-Arrowood is here to assist you. We have what it takes to help you navigate every step of the buying process, and you can always reach out to us with any questions.
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