About Bur Oak in Westlake
With estate-sized lots, walking distance to Crocker Park and quick access to I-90, Bur Oak in Westlake Ohio could be the perfect development for your dream home!
The subdivision takes its name from the Bur Oak tree (Quercus macrocarpa), a massive and majestic Oak found throughout most of Ohio. Aptly named, the development of Bur Oak boasts large, wooded lots that border Avon Oaks Country Club, one of the westside’s premier golf clubs.
Bur Oak was built by a number of builders including Bennett Builders, Buckingham Homes, Garland Griffin Homes, North Star Builders, Petros Homes, Ream Builders, and Valore. Homes were built beginning in 2011, with some lots still available for new-builds today.
Bur Oak homes feature a multitude of lovely facades, from traditional full-brick/stone fronts to modern farmhouse and contemporary cottage.
Homes in this development are available as colonial, cape cod, first-floor owner’s suite, and ranch styles. Homes range mainly from 3,350 to 6,150 square feet, with 3–6 bedrooms and 3–5.5 bathrooms.
Inside, you’ll find premium modern features including open concept designs, high ceilings, vaulted family rooms with stone fireplaces, morning rooms, grand 2-story foyers, private dens, hardwood floors, granite or quartz kitchens with breakfast bar islands, walk-in pantries, mudrooms, bonus/play rooms, oversized owner’s suites with decorative ceilings, enormous walk-in closets, granite glamour baths with soaking tubs and glass walk-in showers, 9′ finished basements, covered outdoor living spaces, and custom patios and decks.
Covetable oversized, wooded homesites range from .46 to .77 acres, allowing each home a 3.5 car side-entry garage.
The community has one entrance off Detroit Rd, Bur Oak Dr. Bur Oak also occupies the streets of W Esssig Ln and Jager Blvd. It is connected to the neighboring community of The Glens via Kilgour Dr and Durham Dr.
There are curbs and sidewalks on both sides of the street.
Homeowner’s Association (HOA) fees at Bur Oak are approximately $500 annually.
Nearby Westlake Ohio communities comparable to Bur Oak include Stone Creek Village.
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The subdivision of Bur Oak is located off Detroit Road, along the northwestern edge of Westlake Ohio. It’s conveniently just 4 minutes from I-90, so commuting or date nights downtown are easy.
Bur Oak is one of the few developments within walking distance to Crocker Park—the best shopping on the west side of Cleveland—a 75-acre, open-air collection of restaurants, retail, entertainment & leisure. Additional retail and dining is available at Avon Commons.
If you are a golfer, there are a number of nearby golf courses: 7 min to Hilliard Lakes, 8 min to Red Tail, 9 min to Meadowood, 10 min to Sweetbriar, 11 min to Bob-O-Link Golf Course, and 16 min to Springvale and North Olmsted Golf Club.
Boaters will feel right at home at The Cleveland Yachting Club (CYC) – one of the oldest and most prestigious yachting clubs in the nation. Home to more than 300 sail and powerboats, CYC is known for its beautiful setting, first-class facilities and family-friendly atmosphere. CYC is located on its own island at the mouth of Rocky River, nine miles west of downtown Cleveland.
The city of Westlake has a modern state-of-the-art Recreation Center. The 86-acre outdoor complex includes 2 baseball/softball fields, soccer fields, tennis courts, fishing pond with dock, playground, gazebo, picnic area, paved outdoor trail, and plenty of green space for your enjoyment. Inside the facility, there’s a 13,500 square foot fitness room, 2 group exercise rooms, 2 high school-sized regulation basketball courts, cycling studio, elevated rubber running track, locker rooms with saunas, childcare, and community/conference/class/craft rooms. The indoor aquatics center houses 5 pools including a lap pool, a diving well, a children’s play pool, a lazy river, and slides.
For outdoor swimming during the warmer months, check out the Westlake Aquatic Center located in Clague Park. It offers five bodies of water for all ages: slide plunge pool, lazy river, activity pool, splash pad, and the main pool with diving board, climbing wall and lap area.
Or if you desire a day at the beach, Huntington Beach on Lake Erie is only 10 mins away!
Westlake’s top-rated public schools are all nearby: 9 min to Westlake High School; 11 min to Elementary, Intermediate and Lee Burneson Middle School.
Local private schooling is available at esteemed institutions like Westshore Montessori (8 min); Magnificat High School, a Catholic all-girls college-preparatory high school located in Rocky River (13 min); Lake Ridge Academy, an esteemed K-12 co-educational college preparatory school in the neighboring suburb of North Ridgeville (20 min); St. Edward High School, a private Roman Catholic high school in Lakewood (22 min); St. Ignatius High School, a private Roman Catholic, Jesuit high school in Ohio City (20 min).
Bur Oak Driving Distances
- Downtown Cleveland- 25 min
- Montrose/Fairlawn- 45 min
- Cleveland Hopkins Airport- 23 min
- Westlake Recreation Center– 11 min
- USPS Westlake- 12 min
- Crocker Park- 4 min
- Avon Commons- 8 min
- Great Northern Mall- 15 min
- Strongsville’s Southpark Mall- 34 min
- Beachwood Place Mall- 47 min
- I-90 & Crocker Rd- 4 min
- I-90 & Columbia Rd- 7 min
- I-90 & Nagel Rd- 6 min
- I-480- 14 min
- I-80/Turnpike- 16 min
Bur Oak Past Sales History
|6/9/20||$715,000||372/372||1819 Bur Oak Dr||Westlake||3||3 (2 1)||3,407||0.51||2016||3|
|9/28/20||$665,000||70/70||1898 Bur Oak Dr||Westlake||3||4 (3 1)||2,777||0.46||2013||3|
|1/8/21||$760,000||45/45||1744 Bur Oak Dr||Westlake||5||5 (5 0)||4,152||0.47||2008||3|
|4/1/21||$940,000||49/49||31431 Jager Dr||Westlake||5||5 (4 1)||4,217||0.54||2013||3|
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