Forest Hills

An old neighborhood that takes you back in time near downtown Wilmington and the Cape Fear Country Club.

Welcome To Forest Hills

In the heart of Wilmington, Forest Hills is an old neighborhood that takes you back in time.  Beautiful, mature trees line wide streets and convenient sidewalks. There is also Although many of the homes are old, they are architecturally interesting and worthy of preservation.  Nearby is Cape Fear Country Club, the oldest private country club in NC it was founded in 1896. They have amazing golf courses, tennis courts, swimming pool and club amenities. All of which are nearby and easily accessible from the surrounding neighborhood.

Homes that were built on the golf course during the 1950s are slowly being replaced by much larger, luxury homes.  The neighborhood is a eclectic mix of styles, but all very well done and maintained. 

Forest Hills Elementary School is a place that looks like a movie set it’s so ideal.  It’s nested amongst huge hardwood trees and rolling hills. The neighborhood intersects at the school, making it somewhat of a hub.  A short stroll or drive though these streets will make you feel right at home.

Originally Developed: 1899
Predominant Architectural Style: Coastal Carolina Beach House
School District: Laney
Median List Price: $965,000
Homeowners Association: n/a
Minutes to Downtown Wilmington: 15 - 20 minutes
Minutes to I-40: 15 - 20 minutes
Minutes to Wilmington Airport: 15 - 20 minutes


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