Glencairn Forest Richfield Ohio

About Glencairn Forest in Richfield

Glencairn Forest in Richfield Township Ohio is a 390-acre prestigious residential community of homes with more than 25 percent preserved greenspace bordering the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Recreational amenities include 2 hard surface tennis courts, an older playground, an elevated picnic pavilion overlooking a natural slate waterfall, and 120+ acres of undisturbed nature with three miles of enchanting forested walking trails alongside ravines, lakes, creeks, waterfalls, and a stream from the Furnace Run watershed, presenting opportunities for fishing and wildlife viewing.

Glencairn Forest residences include roughly 145 luxury homes upon 1+ acres and 151 limited-maintenance cluster homes in three individual communities (Chapelton Court, Glencoe Clusters, and The Woods).

Other than The Woods, which has a separate entrance, all homes are accessible via the entrance on Glencairn Forest Dr, off Wheatley Rd. The entrance is flanked on the right by a landscaped bed with striking stacked boulders.

Community entrance on Glencairn Forest Drive

The drive along Glencairn Forest Dr is cloistered in natural woodland beauty with ponds streams along each side of the street.

All residences are serviced by city water and sewer.

This neighborhood is serviced by the top-ranked Revere Local School District with bussing to St. Hilary’s and the prestigious Old Trail School.

The annual Homeowner’s Association (HOA) fee for Glencairn Forest includes association management, insurance and recreation facilities.

Below are descriptions for each section of this gorgeous community.

Glencairn Forest Luxury Homes:

Glencairn Forest is renowned for its individually designed high-quality luxury homes. These homes were custom-built beginning in 1994, with a few remaining lots yet to be developed as of 2021. Builders include Classic Design Homes, Payne & Payne, Phil Franz, Prestige Homes, RHC Builders, Schleider Custom Homes, Sinopoli Bros, and Steven Moore Custom Homes.

Home exteriors are constructed of only natural materials (stucco, cedar, stone and/or brick), as stipulated by the development’s architecture review board. A number of homes also include rare full brick or full stone surround.

These magnificent homes range from 3,100 to 11,300+ square feet, with 4-7 bedrooms and 4-8.5+ bathrooms.

Glencairn Forest homes are the epitome of luxury, featuring premium finishes and architectural details to suit the most elite of tastes. Homes boast open floorplans, soaring custom ceilings, numerous fireplaces, extensive architectural millwork, PELLA premier series windows, hardwood and gleaming marble flooring, zoned temperature control, heated floors, dramatic two-story foyers with specialty staircases, two-story great rooms with fireplaces and floor-to-ceiling windows, grand formal dining rooms with butler’s pantry, formal living rooms and/or private dens with furniture-grade built-ins and/or wood paneling, in-law/guest suites, and large laundry rooms with utility tubs and cabinets. Enormous gourmet kitchens feature an abundance of granite or quartz countertops, breakfast bar seating, tile backsplash, furniture-grade custom cabinetry, walk-in pantry, top-of-the-line appliances and fixtures, dinette area, and morning room or hearth room. Luxurious first-floor owner’s suites include sitting rooms, fireplaces, massive walk-in closets with built-ins, and spa-like dream bathrooms with dual vanities, custom tiled walk-in steam showers with body sprays, soaking tubs, and enclosed lavatories. Finished lower-levels (many are coveted walkouts!) are an entertaining haven with theater rooms, billiard rooms, wine cellars, full kitchens, bars, and gyms. Attached side-entry garages accommodate 3-5 cars, many of which are heated. A number of homes also have circular driveways.

Lot sizes begin at one acre, most with rolling topography offering spectacular views of the surrounding forest, ravines and creeks. Private backyards are a sanctuary with professionally designed gardens with landscape lighting, custom patios and/or composite decks, multi-tiered terraces, covered living areas, fireplaces and/or fire pits, kitchens, and water features.

A number of homes abut wooded nature preserve land owned by the master HOA (designated in yellow on map above).

Homes along the eastern side of the development directly border Cuyahoga Valley National Park (designated in green on map above) for endless views of nature and access to old Indian trails.

There are 14 homes surrounding a lake for on-site fishing, kayaking and paddleboarding.

This development encompasses the streets of Shetland Trl, Macdonald Cir, Robert Burns Dr, Turnbury Dr, Skye Ridge Dr, Highland Cir, Hamilton Dr, Glentrool Ln, Balmoral Dr, Kintyre Cir, Bannockburn Dr, Douglas Dr, Muirwood Dr, McCrea Ln, Crawford Dr, E Galloway Dr, W Galloway Dr,  Dr, Gullane Braemar, Heather Ln, Aviemore Way, and Stewart Ct.

To receive an up-to-date sales and closing report for Glencairn Forest luxury homes in Richfield Ohio, text “Glencairn Forest 44286″ to 440-628-1321. You can expect your personalized sales and closing report by the next business day if not sooner.

To find out more about buying or selling a Glencairn Forest luxury home, contact us today! Call or text (440) 628-1321. 

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Glencoe Clusters:

The Glencoe Clusters in Glencairn Forest are a community of 37 detached low-maintenance luxury cluster homes. They were mainly built from 1995-2007, with the final homes constructed in 2013 and 2020.

Approaching this subdivision is nothing short of majestic. As you turn down the entrance street of Glencoe Rd, there’s a waterfall that empties into a pond on the left. A forest of mature trees lines each side of the street. Just up the hill on the right side is a tumbling stream with outcrops and another cascading waterfall.

Clencoe Clusters include ranch, cape cod and colonial styles. Exteriors were constructed with only natural materials (cedar and stone), as stipulated by the development’s architecture review board.

With finished basements, they range from 3,100 to 4,700+ square feet with 3-4 bedrooms and 3.5-5 bathrooms.

Glencoe Clusters feature open floorplans, hardwood and ceramic tile flooring, open staircases, two-story/vaulted great rooms with fireplaces and floor-to-ceiling windows, formal dining rooms, and private dens. Large kitchens feature an abundance of quartz or granite countertops, tile backsplash, breakfast bar seating, walk-in pantry, top-of-the-line appliances, and dinette area. First-floor owner’s suites include sitting areas, large walk-in closets and bathrooms with custom tiled walk-in showers, soaking tubs, dual sinks/vanities, and enclosed lavatories. Finished lower levels (some are coveted walkouts!) are complete with media rooms, kitchenettes, bars and exercise rooms. Homes offer oversized 2-3 car garages.

Lots are sized from .11 to .32 acres. These homes are surrounded by 12 acres of wooded nature preserve owned by the HOA, to which each home abuts for privacy and lush views of nature.

Glencoe Clusters are located in the southwest corner of Glencairn Forest. These homes are accessed from Glencairn Forest Dr off Wheatley Rd.

The community encompasses homes upon the streets of E Glencoe Rd, W Glencoe Rd, and Thistle Ct. Each of the three cul-de-sacs has a lovely landscaped island in the center.

Glencoe Clusters Homeowner’s Association (HOA) fees are approximately $700 annually, plus a $300 monthly fee, which includes landscaping, snow removal, maintenance structure and trash.

To receive an up-to-date sales and closing report for Glencoe Clusters in Richfield Ohio, text “Glencairn Forest Glencoe Clusters 44286″ to 440-628-1321. You can expect your personalized sales and closing report by the next business day if not sooner.

To find out more about buying or selling a home in Glencairn Forest Glencoe Clusters, contact us today! Call or text (440) 628-1321. 

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Chapelton Court Luxury Cluster Homes:

Chapelton Court luxury cluster homes in Glencairn Forest are a collection of ten European-styled limited-maintenance luxury cluster homes upon a single street. These homes were built 2001-2012. As of 2021, there were two lots yet available for new builds. Upon completion, there will be 12 units total.

Exteriors were constructed with only natural materials, as stipulated by the development’s architecture review board. Chapelton Court homes feature charming facades styled as french country with stucco and “exposed” stone accents.

With finished basements, these homes offer 4,400-5,700+ square feet with 3-4 bedrooms and 3.5-5.5 bathrooms.

Homes are loaded with premium finishes and elegant details including open floorplans, hardwood and ceramic tile flooring, custom ceilings, two-story foyers, open staircases with wrought-iron balusters, two-story great rooms with fireplaces and floor-to-ceiling windows, formal dining rooms with columns, sunrooms, private dens with built-ins, large first-floor laundry rooms with utility tubs and cabinets, and second-floor lofts and bonus rooms. Large kitchens feature an abundance of quartz or granite countertops, tile backsplash, breakfast bar seating, walk-in pantry, top-of-the-line appliances, and dinette area. First-floor owner’s suites include a seating area, large walk-in closets, and spa-like baths with custom tiled walk-in showers, soaking tubs, dual sinks/vanities, and enclosed lavatories. Finished lower levels (many are coveted walkouts!) are complete with media or theater rooms, billiard areas, bars, kitchenettes or kitchens, and exercise rooms. Homes offer oversized 3-4 car garages.

Lots are sized from .13 to .39 acres. Homes along the north and west sides of the street back to a 46-acre forested preserve (designated in yellow on above map) for endless views of nature.

Backyards are an outdoor living oasis with forested and ravine views, custom patios and/or composite decks, fire pits or fireplaces, and water features.

Chapelton Court luxury cluster homes encompass the street of Chapelton Ct, which is located along the north side of the community off E Galloway Dr.

Homeowner’s Association (HOA) fees for Chapelton Court luxury cluster homes are approximately $700 annually plus a $330 monthly fee, which includes landscaping, snow removal, maintenance structure and trash.

To receive an up-to-date sales and closing report for Chapelton Court luxury cluster homes in Richfield Ohio, text “Glencairn Forest Chapelton Clusters 44286″ to 440-628-1321. You can expect your personalized sales and closing report by the next business day if not sooner.

To find out more about buying or selling a Chapelton Court luxury cluster home in Glencairn Forest, contact us today! Call or text (440) 628-1321. 

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The Woods:

The Woods at Glencairn Forest is a community of 102 freestanding limited-maintenance cluster homes built by Ryan Homes from 2003-2007, with the final home constructed in 2017 by Petros Homes.

Other than a few full-stone facades, most have partial stone with vinyl.

Homes include ranch, cape cod and colonial styles. With finished basements, they mainly range from 3,000 to 4,400+ square feet with 3-5 bedrooms and 3-4.5 bathrooms.

Cluster homes in The Woods at Glencairn Forest feature open floorplans, hardwood and ceramic tile flooring, open staircases, great rooms with fireplaces and large windows, formal dining rooms, and private dens. Large kitchens feature an abundance of quartz or granite countertops, tile backsplash, breakfast bar seating, walk-in pantry, dinette area and/or sunroom. Owner’s suites include large walk-in closets and private bathrooms with walk-in showers, soaking tubs, dual sinks/vanities, and enclosed lavatories. Finished lower levels (some are coveted walkouts!) are complete with media rooms, kitchenettes, bars, and exercise rooms. All homes have 2 car front-entry garages.

Homesites are sized from .08 to .18 acres. There are a total of 26 acres of greenspace surrounding the development, most of which is wooded, either within the property line of The Woods or owned by the master HOA (designated in yellow on map above). Homes along the western end of the community back to the deepest section of common area.

The Homes on Whitburn Cir abut the forest of Cuyahoga Valley National Park (designated in green on map above).

Backyards are complete with custom patios and/or composite decks, awnings or verandas, and fire pits or fireplaces.

The Woods is located in the southeast corner of Glencairn Forest, along the north side of Wheatley Rd. A row of mature trees provides privacy to homes backing to the main road.

The Woods at Glencairn Forest entrance on Revere Road

The Woods at Glencairn Forest has its own entrance via Revere Rd, off Wheatley Rd. It is flanked on either side by landscaped beds with stacked stone walls and masonry signage.

The development encompasses homes on the streets of Ashby Ln, Prestwyck Ln, St Andrews Ln, Scotswood Cir, Buckhaven Dr, and Whitburn Cir.

The Woods Homeowner’s Association (HOA) fees are approximately $250 annually plus a $150 monthly fee, which includes landscaping, snow removal, maintenance structure and trash.

Residents of this neighborhood enjoy social gatherings such as poker, bunko, neighborhood picnics, holiday parties, and golf outings.

Across the street from The Woods is the subdivision of Prairie Vista.

To receive an up-to-date sales and closing report for The Woods luxury cluster homes in Richfield Ohio, text “The Woods at Glencairn Forest 44286″ to 440-628-1321. You can expect your personalized sales and closing report by the next business day if not sooner.

To find out more about buying or selling a luxury cluster home in The Woods of Glencairn Forest, contact us today! Call or text (440) 628-1321. 

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Convenient Location

Glencairn Forest is located in southeastern Richfield Township, Ohio off Wheatley Rd.

This development is ideally located to highways with only 4 min to I-77 (bordering to the west), 5 min to I-271 (bordering to the north), 10 min to I-80/Turnpike, and 15 min to I-71.

Nearby outdoor recreation amenities are plentiful! The aforementioned Cuyahoga Valley National Park borders the development to the east, offering 33,000-acres including the Cuyahoga River and numerous waterfalls, the 87-mile Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail, and the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad. Richfield Heritage Preserve is 8 min away, offering 336 wooded acres with hiking trails that include a portion of the Buckeye Trail, winding streams, two lakes for fishing and non-motorized watersports, and a horse barn with five miles of bridle trails. Eastwood Preserve is a 9 min drive, offering 28 acres with an educational facility, hiking trails, a fishing lake, and a community garden. The Cleveland Metroparks’ Hinckley Reservation is only a 10 min drive with 2,803 acres including twenty miles of all-purpose trails, bridle trails, a 90-acre lake (Hinckley Lake) with a boathouse for water sport rentals, a beach, swimming pool, two smaller fishing ponds also used for ice fishing and skating come winter, stone carvings at Worden’s Ledges, and its most notable feature–the porous sandstone outcroppings of Whipp’s Ledges. Hinckley Reservation is also home to the annual festival known as Buzzard’s Day, which celebrates the return of the turkey vulture to the area around mid-March. You are also just 10 minutes from Summit Metro Park’s Furnace Run. 

If you’re a golfer, you are only 13min to Sleepy Hollow, 14 min to Hinckley Hills and Ironwood, 15 min to Briarwood and Seneca, 19 min to Valleaire, and 20 min to Bunker Hill and Pine Hills Golf Club. If you’re looking for social membership and golf, St. Bernard Golf Club is a 10 min drive.

Boston Mills and Brandywine Ski Resorts are just a 13 min drive for skiing and tubing during the winter months.

Glencairn Forest Driving Distances

  • Hopkins International Airport – 25 min
  • Montrose/Fairlawn – 12 min
  • Downtown Independence – 16 min
  • Medina – 23 min
  • Downtown Akron – 24 min
  • Downtown Cleveland – 27 min
  • SouthPark Mall Strongsville – 27 min
  • Beachwood Place Mall – 27 min
  • Crocker Park in Westlake – 36 min
  • Giant Eagle Grocery – 7 min
  • USPS – 7 min
  • I-77 access – 4 min
  • I-271 – 5 min
  • I-80/OH Turnpike – 10 min
  • I-71 – 15 min

Glencairn Forest Past Sales History

Status DateList/Sell $DOM/CDOMAddressCityBRBASqftAcresYearGarage
5/12/17$630,000306/3063581 Robert Burns DrRichfield56 (4 2)5,7651.2619953
8/2/17$1,030,00093/933611 W Galloway DrRichfield46 (5 1)5,2561.2420013
11/29/17$720,000175/1753608 Hamilton DrRichfield46 (4 2)4,3251.319983
3/12/18$725,0000/03421 E Galloway DrRichfield44 (3 1)3,5591.1920144
3/28/18$1,225,00053/533124 Aviemore WayRichfield45 (3 2)5,3361.7720074
8/3/18$935,000122/1223741 Braemar DrRichfield56 (5 1)5,2801.220064
8/31/18$880,000377/7943466 Muirwood LnRichfield56 (5 1)5,9291.8919963
3/12/19$515,000148/3233797 Stewart CtRichfield54 (4 0)3,1681.0120143
3/29/19$660,00030/303449 Skye Ridge DrRichfield45 (4 1)3,9291.0419974
12/30/19$780,00073/733365 Robert Burns DrRichfield46 (4 2)5,056120054
1/29/20$1,080,5005/53551 McCrea LnRichfield45 (4 1)4,5571.0319994
3/11/20$620,00082/823511 W Galloway DrRichfield54 (4 0)4,6250.9420143
3/12/20$650,000377/3773377 Robert Burns DrRichfield46 (4 2)4,3231.2519984
10/13/20$820,00049/493561 W Galloway DrRichfield57 (5 2)4,8411.0619963
11/13/20$850,000289/4723526 Crawford DrRichfield47 (5 2)5,2001.3819984
11/23/20$1,175,0002/23669 W Galloway DrRichfield55 (4 1)4,4671.0320163
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The Woods Past Sales History

Status DateList/Sell $DOM/CDOMAddressCityBRBASqftAcresYearGarage
12/18/18$375,00035/353315 Ashby LnRichfield43 (2 1)2,4060.1420062
2/28/19$318,000163/1633348 Buckhaven DrRichfield43 (2 1)2,4240.1120042
3/22/19$375,00025/253547 Saint Andrews LnRichfield33 (3 0)2,0980.1520062
4/17/19$444,90013/133299 AshbyRichfield33 (3 0)2,1730.1220062
6/17/19$455,00055/553455 Whitburn CirRichfield45 (4 1)3,4090.1320042
8/29/19$355,00039/393283 AshbyRichfield33 (2 1)2,2000.1220072
10/2/19$380,00068/683494 Saint Andrews LnRichfield32 (2 0)2,1440.1620062
2/20/20$341,000154/1543483 Scotswood CirRichfield23 (3 0)2,0270.1620042
7/1/20$390,09313/133604 Scotswood CirRichfield33 (3 0)2,1020.1220042
8/19/20$440,00034/343307 Ashby LnRichfield33 (2 1)2,2260.1320062
10/1/20$383,00087/873652 Scotswood CirRichfield33 (2 1)2,3000.1220062
10/16/20$400,000103/1033389 Prestwyck LnRichfield34 (3 1)2,4100.1320062
10/20/20$431,00012/123356 Buckhaven DrRichfield34 (3 1)2,4410.1120052
11/2/20$345,000102/1023548 Scotswood CirRichfield33 (2 1)2,2440.1220052
11/17/20$402,00015/153306 Ashby LnRichfield33 (3 0)2,0560.1120072
Request an updated list for this community by texting “Glencairn Forest The Woods 44286” to 440-628-1321

Glencoe Clusters Past Sales History

Status DateList/Sell $DOM/CDOMAddressCityBRBASqftAcresYearGarage
5/26/16$449,9000/03475 E Glencoe RdRichfield34 (3 1)4,0820.1419962
9/22/16$459,000342/3423413 E Glencoe RdRichfield45 (4 1)0.1320002
12/1/16$402,000111/1113414 E Glencoe RdRichfield33 (2 1)2,9000.1319972
3/1/17$417,000120/2993532 Thistle CtRichfield33 (2 1)2,9350.1920083
4/7/17$480,00075/1813364 E Glencoe RdRichfield34 (3 1)3,6000.2620032
5/12/17$620,000256/2563600 W Glencoe RdRichfield44 (3 1)4,0000.2720022
7/12/17$510,0006/63475 E Glencoe RdRichfield34 (3 1)0.1419961
10/30/17$515,00067/673382 E Glencoe RdRichfield34 (3 1)0.1419952
4/5/18$540,00019/193528 Thistle CtRichfield34 (3 1)2,9270.1920072
6/1/18$415,00019/193361 E Glencoe RdRichfield34 (3 1)2,6410.1720012
3/10/20$515,00018/183413 E Glencoe RdRichfield35 (4 1)3,4930.1320002
7/10/20$575,00060/603367 E Glencoe RdRichfield34 (3 1)3,2130.1619962
7/16/20$409,90055/553582 W Glencoe RdRichfield34 (3 1)2,7510.1320012
10/19/20$565,00044/443382 E Glencoe RdRichfield34 (3 1)3,1270.1419952
11/9/20$590,00023/233399 E Glencoe RdRichfield45 (4 1)3,0060.1420002
Request an updated list for this community by texting “Glencairn Forest Glencoe Clusters 44286” to 440-628-1321

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