Whitehills is an older area of London that has been rapidly expanding and modernizing within the last few years. It’s located in the North West of London right between Wonderland Road North and Hyde Park Road, up by Fanshawe Park Road. For those looking for maximum convenience, this is an excellent area to consider. It’s close to many shopping amenities and is a short drive to downtown London. It’s an excellent area for new, young, and growing families.
This neighborhood has a beautiful blend of older homes with newer home builds. Sitting slightly below London’s average housing prices, the average list price in Whitehills is in the mid $400,000s. The homes typically range between the $200,000s to the $600,000 with some approaching the $800,000s. Homes here are typically three to four bedroom and are mostly made up of single family detached homes and townhouses. You can expect tree lined streetscapes and decently sized backyards in this area as well. The neighborhood is family friendly, with schools right in the area. These suburban streets are nestled in off the main roads to give you peaceful settings and a great place for kids to run around.
There are a lot of school options within this district, including elementary, secondary, french immersion, and catholic choices. There are even schools within walking distance in this area! Elementary Emily Carr Public School Saint Marguerite D'Youville Catholic Elementary School Jeanne Sauvé French Immersion Public School St. Marguerite d`Youville St. John French Immersion Secondary Sir Frederick Banting Secondary School Montcalm Secondary School B.Davison Secondary School St. Andre Bessette Secondary Mother Teresa Secondary
Whitehills boasts plenty of amenities that families would enjoy. Multiple major shopping districts are right close by with the SmartCentres London Northwest being the closest. There you can find all of the home essential stores like Structube, Canadian Tire, Walmart Supercenter, and HomeSense. For leisurely shopping, Sport Chek, Old Navy, Fabricland, Payless Shoes, and Dollarama are also major features within this shopping center. Whitehills is also close to Masonville Mall as well, which is highly convenient. There are a lot of great restaurant and food options in and around Whitehills as well, such as Sushi Galore, Singing Chef, Boston Pizza, Mandarin, Thai Cuisine, and Unger’s Market. Basically, whatever you’re craving, whatever your taste preferences are, there is something close by that will be delicious and satisfying. Families will also enjoy the fact that there are multiple parks within Whitehills. Having parks close by not only gives your kids a safe and fun place to play, but it encourages healthy active lifestyles for everyone in the family. Jaycee Park has a mini soccer field, a baseball diamond, a playground, and swing sets. Coronation Park North is an accessible park with paved walking paths that also has a playground and swing sets. The Nor-West Optimist Park has a mini soccer field, two minor baseball diamonds, three swing sets, and multiple play structures. It also is accessible and has paved walking paths.