Brightwood Real Estate
A Culture of Urban Sophistication
The neighborhood of Brightwood, centrally located in Westfield, is largely characterized by its residents, and the diversity of its homes. While the architectural style of homes range from houses dating as far back as 1940 to modern new-construction, residents seem to uniformly prefer a certain urban sophistication to their lifestyle, from their enjoyment of arts and theatre, antique shops, and boutiques, to their refined tastes in homes and cars.
Houses and yards of Brightwood tend to be pristinely maintained and landscaped, reflecting the refined tastes of its residents and their means to live well.
A Community Full of Life
The neighborhood of Brightwood is home to the Brightwood Park, a lush and beautiful natural area offering a chance to escape the big-city bustle without leaving home. Featuring a pond, picnic areas, and a nature trail, Brighton Park is a perfect little spot to unwind, walk the dog, or enjoy a weekend picnic.
Additionally, many of the homes within Brightwood are located minutes, or even within walking distance, of grocery shopping, shops, and dining in downtown Westfield.
Luxurious Home Amenities
The homes of Brightwood are undeniably luxurious! They tend to be very spacious, with 4 or 5 bedrooms and bathrooms, finished basements and attics, multiple-car garages, and open floor plans. Many offer eat-in kitchens, formal dining rooms, mudrooms, and studies, as well as full front porches and large back patios perfect for entertaining.
Perfectly Situated in Beautiful Westfield
Tucked between the Watchung Reservation and Downtown Westfield, Brightwood offers natural peace, quiet, and outdoor recreational opportunities to the north, and all the shopping, dining, and attractions of a quaint and bustling downtown just minutes to the south.
Watchung Reservation is a beautiful 2,000-acre preservation located just north of Westfield. Besides multi-use and cross-country hiking and biking trails, Watchung is also home to the equestrian Watchung Stables, the Loop Playground, and The Trailside Nature Center. Additionally, the Deserted Village of Feltville can be found tucked into the trees of the Reservation.
Westfield Town School District
Brightwood belongs to the Westfield Town School District, which prides itself in a traditional excellence dedicated to the academic and educational success of every student.
Beautiful Home Options
Homes in Brightwood vary between restored older homes dating back as far as the early 1940’s to new-construction homes. The median price is $850,000, though there are townhome and condo options starting as low as $600,000 and estates ranging well over $1 million.
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