Mountain View Shoreline West Homes For Sale
Originally a part of the Old Mountain View neighborhood, Shoreline West comprises an eclectic mixture of older homes in one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods. This historic area has many pieces of the history of Mountain View contained within it, such as the home of Mountain View’s first mayor.
In 1994, after the Old Mountain View Neighborhood Association redrew its boundaries to exclude the area west of Shoreline Blvd., the Shoreline West Association of Neighbors (SWAN) was born. This neighborhood now has a distinct personality and is truly its own community.
Bordered by El Camino Real, S. Shoreline Blvd., Escuela Ave., and the Central Expressway, residents of Shoreline West have easy freeway and commute access.
Buying a home in Shoreline West
There are a wide variety of home types in this neighborhood, with everything from historic older homes to the more recent designs and remodeled homes. Many residents are drawn to the historic older buildings in the neighborhood. The median home price in Shoreline West in 2010 was $835,000.
Access and Schools in Shoreline West
Freeway access is readily available and nearby for residents of Shoreline West via any of several major arteries that traverse the Peninsula and South Bay. Caltrain and the light rail station are conveniently located nearby in the downtown area along with ample choices in dining and entertainment.
The school system available to Shoreline West residents is excellent, with its students scoring well above state averages in 2010. Mariano Castro Elementary School and Isaac Newton Graham Middle School serve this neighborhood and have students that represent the diverse community.
The Mountain View Whisman School District offers several unique alternative learning programs as well, such as dual language immersion, an Independent Study Program, and the PACT program. Castro Elementary School is the home of the Dual Immersion Program, and parents and children from all over the city enroll in this fantastic program.
Los Altos High School serves Shoreline West’s older children, offering a wide variety of college prep courses and educational enrichment opportunities to its student body. It is part of the Mountain View – Los Altos Union High School District.
Keller Williams Realty and Gwen Wang
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