Sitting on the edge of Cuyahoga County, Chagrin Falls is a striking town known for historic architecture, community arts, and charming atmosphere. Chagrin Falls also serves at the hub for the Chagrin Valley with its destination shopping and dining.
Evolved from a manufacturing town to a prosperous suburban community, the Chagrin Falls, Ohio real estate market is one of the most sought after in Cleveland’s east suburbs. People are still drawn to the city where history can be felt, the river still makes its eternal trips through town, and the waterfalls exert their age-old fascination.
The peaceful residential communities offer the tranquility of tree-lined streets and close-knit neighborhoods. Chagrin Falls boasts preserved Victorian, Greek Revival and Western Reserve architecture. Just over 4,000 residents enjoy the historic homes, many listed on the Ohio Historical Inventory. These architecturally significant homes and structures gracefully compliment peaceful residential communities, offering the tranquility of tree-lined streets and close-knit neighborhoods.
Chagrin Falls Schools
The Chagrin Falls Exempted Village School District, an “excellent” rated school district in Ohio, is regularly rated as one of the best school systems in Ohio. The school district serves the village, as well as South Russell and Bentleyville, and a portion of the village of Moreland Hills, along with Bainbridge Township and Russell Township.
Chagrin Falls also serves at the hub for Chagrin Valley with destination shopping and eating. Chagrin Falls’ unique options in dining, antique shopping and art galleries supported by a lively arts community.
Downtown Chagrin Falls offers unique and intimate restaurants such as Gamekeepers Taverne, a cozy eatery serving wild game. A longtime local favorite, Rick’s Café, is also a great place for an intimate meal, while Fresh Start Diner on Main St. offers delicious staples for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Chagrin Falls is surrounded by acres of scenic forests, meandering creeks and hidden waterfalls. Whitesburg Park on High Street features a catch-and-release fishing pond. The South Chagrin Reservation has a paved walking path that begins at Chagrin River and Miles roads.
Chagrin Falls is also a hub for arts enrichment programs. Centers such as Chagrin Arts and Valley Arts serve as great opportunities to explore different artistic fields.
List of parks:
Bell Street Park
River Run Park
River Street Patio
Chagrin Falls History
Discovered in the mid-19th century by the early settlers, Chagrin Falls was home to religious groups, and several of the village’s churches, including the Methodist Church on Franklin Street, date back to this era. The town grew quickly around the falls with the development of paper, flour, and woolen mills. Business owners and tradesmen built elaborate brick homes in a variety of styles. Many of these historic homes have been restored to their original beauty and several are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Discover the rolling hills, densely wooded areas and serene roadways of the Chagrin Valley by looking at homes in Chagrin Falls. If you’re in the buying a home in Cleveland, take a look at some our community guides for an overview of the communities we primarily service.
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Listing information last updated on December 15th, 2017 at 9:15pm CST.