Established in the early 1900s, Edgemoor is now a very affluent neighborhood with a wealth of amenities within reach. With its prime location, just west of downtown Bethesda, residents of Edgemoor take advantage of its convenient walking distance to the Bethesda Metro and Bethesda Row. Its location also offers a short commute to downtown DC and Northern VA.
There is a sense of convenience and community in Edgemoor, especially amongst members of the private Edgemoor Club for both children and adults alike. The public schools are a vital resource, which include Bethesda Elementary, Westland Middle and Bethesda-Chevy Chase High. It is also home to the elite Sidwell Friends private school with such attendees as the daughters of President Obama.
Edgemoor is known for its incredible architectural diversity. Home prices consistently reach multi millions of dollars. Since the late 1990s many Colonials and other smaller homes have been purchased and redeveloped into larger contemporaries. The homes for sale in Edgemoor are considered some of the most desirable in the Bethesda area.