- MLS® #: 1398549
- 5505 Lake Washington Blvd Ne (unit 1d/1e)
- Kirkland, WA 98033
- 5 Bed, 4¼ Bath, 5823 SqFt
With its ideal location on the eastern shoreline of Lake Washington, the city of Kirkland, Washington, is packed with recreational activities, a thriving art community, and a sense of direction for the future. Once inhabited by Native Americans, the area was settled by the English, and officially founded in 1888 by Peter Kirk and Leigh Hunt, two businessmen with plans for development. Today, Kirkland is affluent and offers wide-ranging opportunity for employment, education, and leisure. There are many large homes available in Kirkland, but there are condos for sale as well. Below are all available Kirkland Condos for sale.
|All Listings||$100,000 - $200,000||$200,000 - $300,000|
|$300,000 - $400,000||$400,000 - $500,000||$500,000 - $600,000|
|$600,000 - $700,000||$700,000 - $800,000||$800,000 - $900,000|
|$900,000 - $1,000,000||Over $1,000,000|
Beautiful parks give the city of Kirkland open space, verdant and lush, for family fun and many options for outdoor recreational activities. Juanita Bay Park is a great place to hang out on Friday evenings when the outdoor market is in full swing. Day camps, wild life tours, bird watching walks, and many other events round out the offerings for local residents. The Peter Kirk Community Center give seniors many choices for physical fitness and classes for their continued health and wellness. A series of well-maintained trails for biking, hiking, and exploring nature, extend around Lake Washington, as part of the Washington Park System. Water sports are a main attraction for those living in this shoreline community.
A not-to-be-missed annual event is the Artists' Studio Tour where participants can visit home studios around the community and become acquainted with local artists and see their work displayed. Kirkland Arts Center offers exhibitions, classes, lectures, and many on-site cultural activities for all ages. For the performing arts, the Kirkland Performance Center features a wide variety of music and entertainment choices.
Upscale boutiques, art galleries, and local eateries provide a look at another side of life in Kirkland. Enjoy browsing high-end wear, specialty shoes, gems, wedding apparel, and other treasures, and then head to a nearby Italian bistro or locally-owned java stop for some refreshment.
High academic standards are a priority for the public school system in Kirkland, where elementary, middle, and high schools have received top rating scores. A commitment to rigorous, challenging, and diverse learning encourages students toward higher educational opportunities. There are also private, religious, charter, and prep schools available in the area.
Kirkland has a flavor all its own. The immaculate beaches of Washington Lake, and the rising mountains in the background set the scene for work and fun in this charming community.