Chevy Chase is a neighborhood located in Lexington, Kentucky, which is near Tates Creek and Cooper Drive. The name Chevy Chase originated after a golf club in Maryland. The founder, Henry Clay Simpson, joined this golf club while working in Washington D.C in the 1920's. This neighborhood is home to a lot of Irish and English descent.
Chevy Chase is known for its quiet streets and attracts prestigious renters and owners to this community area. Chevy Chase is near The University of Kentucky and other downtown Lexington amenities. This neighborhood is nearby chic boutique shops and lovely dinners. Do you enjoy an active lifestyle? Chevy Chase is friendly to the cyclist, walkers, and runners.
Homes in the Chevy Chase area are older and have a lot of history. Most of the households in the Chevy Chase area were built no later than 1939. Over half of the houses in this neighborhood were built between the years of 1940 and 1969.
The homes in Chevy Chase are made up of small studio, two bedroom, medium sized, and three or four bedrooms. Single sized homes, apartment complexes, high-rise apartments also make up the Chevy Chase area.
Chevy Chase is close to some of the best schools in Lexington. They include Christ the King School, Cassidy Elementary School, and Morton Middle School.
If you enjoy great food, you are in luck! Chevy Chase is close to some well-reviewed restaurants, including Oasis Mediterranean, A P Suggins Bar & Grill, Charlie Brown's, Athenian Grill, The Sage Rabbit, Tomo's and much more.
If you are looking a community that is pedestrian-friendly, rich in history, and is close to several great restaurants look no further than Chevy Chase!