Rothwell Heights - Beacon Hill North real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Rothwell Heights - Beacon Hill North is exemplified by its relaxed environment. This neighbourhood is very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, green spaces, such as Ski Hill Park and Shefford Sports Park, are very well-spread out and there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to check out, making it easy to access them.
Travelling by car is especially convenient in Rothwell Heights - Beacon Hill North. Accessing a parking spot is quite easy, and the majority of homes for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway. However, travelling by transit can be difficult in this part of Ottawa due to the service's low frequency. Thankfully, there are about 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. It is challenging for people travelling on foot to move around in this neighbourhood since many daily needs are impractical to carry out without needing to use a vehicle. However, biking is convenient in Rothwell Heights - Beacon Hill North as this area features a good cycling infrastructure.
In Rothwell Heights - Beacon Hill North, about half of buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly townhouses. Most housing in this neighbourhood was built between 1960 and 1980, during its largest construction boom. This part of Ottawa offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 15% are occupied by renters.
Families will welcome that no matter where their property is situated in Rothwell Heights - Beacon Hill North, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. On the other hand, there are only a limited number of daycares and consequently they can be a rather long walk away. In terms of food, a fraction of home buyers in this neighbourhood may be able to reach the closest grocery store on foot, while others will need a vehicle. There are also a few opportunities for those who appreciate close by restaurants and cafes.