Welcome to Crestwood

Crestwood is loved among its residents for its central location in the Urban Core and its picturesque features. Crestwood offers the advantage of quick access to the main points of interest in the Urban Core and Downtown as well as convenient access to shops in the suburbs. With close proximity to the major highways and its central location, Crestwood is a quick commute to many of OKC's main attractions.

Location

Bordered by:

north: NW 23rd Street

east: Villa Avenue

south: NW 16th Street

west: N May Avenue

What to Expect

Crestwood consists mostly of quaint Cottage and Tudor home styles. This neighborhood is home to beautifully tree-lined streets, picturesque landscapes, resting benches and is within the district for Cleveland Elementary School.


What You'll Love

You'll love Crestwood's charming streets and living in close proximity to the popular Plaza District. Crestwood is nearby many attractions including Penn Square Mall, Belle Isle Station, Downtown OKC, Western Avenue District, Paseo, Will Rogers Park, Uptown 23rd District and more!

Amenities

Nearby Attractions: Belle Isle Station, Penn Square Mall, Western Avenue District, Will Rogers Park, Taft Stadium, Uptown 23rd District, the Plaza District and more

Nearby Neighborhoods and Districts: 

Cleveland

Aurora Las Vegas

Miller

Milam Place

Uptown 23rd District

Denniston Park

Plaza District 

History

In 1906, the neighborhood was platted as Ellis Place with a wide diagonal strip running northwest to southwest reserved for Capital Boulevard. The strip was to have street car tracks in the median bordered with automobile lanes. Next to those were to be horse and carriage lanes. In 1915 the boulevard idea was canceled and the land was replatted with streetcar right-of-way in the median of NW 19th Street, but streetcar lines were never built. In 1922, the western edge of the city ran along Peach Street (now Villa) from NW 15th to Northwest 22nd. In August 1924, the neighborhood was replatted as Jones Park Addition, and two months later was replatted again as Crestwood. Crestwood, between Villa and May Avenues (then Peach and Parker), was substantially developed between 1924 and 1930 by developer and political giant John J. Harden, who later built the Edgemere Park and Linwood Place neighborhoods, as well as the Oklahoma City Farmers Public Market building. The neighborhood is primarily Tudor Revival houses with some Bungalows and Spanish Eclectic homes scattered throughout. The Tudor Revival homes are mainly one-story gabled cottages with steeply pitched roofs, arched entryways, doors and windows, and detailed combinations of brick, stone and stucco. The distinctive chimney styles found in Crestwood are a unique feature of the neighborhood.

Source: crestwoodokc.com

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