Kensington Real Estate
Browse all Kensington homes for sale & area real estate listings below. Kensington is a San Diego community located in the southernmost part of California. Founded in 1910, many of its street names including Kensington took their name after locations in England. Contact your San Diego real estate experts today for information about Kensington real estate for sale or to schedule a private home tour.
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Kensington Homes for Sale - San Diego, CA
Kensington Homes for Sale
Kensington was developed decades ago—way before the Mid-City region of San Diego was established. Kensington real estate comprises largely of detached single-family residences with both a front and backyard.
Kensington homes for sale include unique, Spanish revival craftsman and bungalow-style homes. Local architect Richard Requa is credited with influencing the Mediterranean-style designs common in the area after studying in Spain for several years.
The design of the floor plans adds space and style to your life. Meanwhile, the exteriors include covered garages with a parking space, iron or wood fencing, covered decks, and porches, as well as rain gutters. Each home offers personalization options to create yours forever home in a popular Central San Diego suburb.
Living in Kensington & Community Highlights
Because much of Kensington is residential, the dining scene and nightlife tend to be low-key. With that said, the heart of the neighborhood is the walkable business district on Adams Avenue that features local businesses, shops, and restaurants.
Stehly Farmers Market is the ideal place to pick up local produce, and handmade goods. For amazing service, ambiance, and food swing by Bleau Boheme and Kensington Grill for French Cuisine and New American respectively. Take a break from the world and go into your imaginative zone at a small park and library only one block away from Adams Avenue.
For residents looking to spend the day outside, let your outdoor adventures take you to the Ward Canyon Neighborhood Park on the western side of Highway 15. Besides the natural beauty, embrace the local culture at one of the various festivals that help bring the community together. Although Kensington tends to skew younger, the neighborhood is popular with older couples and families.
San Diego Unified School District is the educational destination for many kids living in Kensington. Some of the assigned schools for this community include Franklin Elementary, Taft Middle, and Patrick Henry High schools. Degree-seeking or certification-seeking residents have easy access to the San Diego State University just two miles to the east.
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