Surrounded by National Parks like Harpers Ferry, the C&O Canal, and the Antietam National Battlefield, the charming community of Shepherdstown, West Virginia is a wonderful place to live. Just 90 minutes from the Washington/Baltimore metropolitan area, Shepherdstown is a great place for commuters to buy a home. Students of all ages will be pleased with the educational opportunities in Shepherdstown as it is served by the highly rated Jefferson County School District and is home to Shepherd University.
Shepherdstown is also home to an abundance of recreational opportunities with the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers nearby. Lovers of the outdoors also enjoy camping in the picturesque foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and hiking along the Appalachian Trail which snakes through the area. Residents enjoy great shopping and dining options at places like the Shepherdstown Sweet Shop Bakery, the award-winning Bavarian Inn, The Press Room, the Green Pineapple, and many others.
In addition to all of that, Shepherdstown, West Virginia is also home to impressive real estate options in its many diverse neighborhoods and subdivisions. One of Shepherdtown’s most remarkable subdivisions is known as Willowdale. Willowdale is found less than two miles from the town’s historic downtown. Comprised of ranchers and brick-faced colonials, homes in Willowdale are typically situated on 2 to 3 acre lots. Homes in Willowdale usually have 3 to 4 bedrooms, 2 to 3 bathrooms and all of the modern amenities prospective homebuyers might desire. Many Willowdale homes have master suites, walk-in closets, jetted bathtubs, and kitchens with granite countertops, stainless appliances and high-end cabinetry. Homes in this prestigious community also boast two car garages and full basements.