Located in the hills south of Ventura Blvd. east of DeSoto (Serrania) off Wells Drive in Woodland Hills, Westchester County Estates is one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the area. Homes in the gated community are primarily Tudor style, but also include the Mediterranean and Spanish villas. The private community has 24-hour security patrols and a guarded and gated entrance.
Woodland Hills’ heights offer respite from the hotter climate north of Ventura Blvd. and the extensive wooded areas in the heights near the Woodland Hills Country Club are often 10 degrees cooler than surrounding areas during the summer. Hiking trails, bike paths, and dog parks add to the area’s quality of life.
The homes within Westchester County Estates range from 3,000 square feet and four bedrooms to massive estates with more than 10,000 square feet and up to 7 bedrooms and 10 baths. Homeowners’ association fees are approximately $555 a month. Most of the homes in the development include maid or guest quarters, pools and spas. The development was completed between 1985 and 1989, but many of the homes have been remodeled and include significant upgrades, including solar power, high-end built-in appliances, and pools, tennis courts, and spas. You may find some celebrity residents in Westchester County Estates, including Dr. Dre, who owns a number of exclusive properties in the West San Fernando Valley. A number of music and film industry professionals, as well as elected officials, make their homes in Woodland Hills south of the Boulevard.
Schools in the area are excellent, particularly nearby Serrania Elementary School and Taft High School, which is often ranked at #1 in academic test scores and college transfer rates in the Los Angeles School District. As soon as you travel south of Ventura Blvd. in Woodland Hills you will discover an enclave of gracious, gently winding tree-lined streets with custom homes. Westchester County Estates offers a secluded retreat within a retreat for discerning owners who desire luxury, seclusion, and security in a serene and beautiful wooded environment.
- Serrania Ave. Park
- Corbin Canyon Park
- Mulholland Gateway Park
- Serrania Ave. Charter Elementary School
- Woodland Hills Charter Academy Middle School
- Parkman Middle School
- William Howard Taft High School