Eastmoreland Neighborhood – Your New Home
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Home to grand Tudor homes, lush gardens and bustling tree-lined streets, Eastmoreland is an affluent haven nestled in Southeast Portland. Boasting peaceful views of its bordering neighborhoods Sellwood, Reed and Woodstock – this traditional neighborhood has rightfully become one of the most desirable places to live among locals.
Nestled in Southeast Portland, Eastmoreland boasts 140 acres of lush greens and a public 18-hole golf course designed by the former US amateur champion Chandler Egan. This destination stretches north to SE Woodstock Street, south to SE Crystal Springs Boulevard east till 39th Avenue and west almost up until 25th Ave making it one of America’s premier spots for playing some outstanding links! With its 75 rankings from Golf Digest, you can be sure that your time spent here will definitely not disappoint.
Eastmoreland is full of tree-lined streets and stately homes that pay homage to the Colonial Revival and English Cottage styles of architecture. Today the neighborhood is well-established and stable. Of the 1,500 lots in the neighborhood, only a few remain empty.
No eating places (other than Reed College and the Eastmoreland Club Course) are located in Eastmoreland. But you are close to Sellwood-Moreland, and they have a variety of eating establishments.
Shopping and Services – Along the eastern border of Eastmoreland, SE 39th Avenue has some stores like Trader Joe’s and neighboring Sellwood-Moreland and Woodstock have a New Seasons Market and Moreland a QFC. On the east edge of the neighborhood (SE Woodstock), Eastmoreland residents can travel a few blocks east on SE Woodstock, and there are some business establishments including a Safeway Market plus a New Seasons. Also, a hardware store along with numerous other retail establishments and restaurants are located in both Sellwood-Moreland and Woodstock.
Who Lives in Eastmoreland – Doctors, lawyers, merchants, and professors from Reed College. Residents make certain their children receive a good education – the average daily attendance at Duniway Elementary is over 95%. Dr. Warren Bland, the author of Retire in Style: 60 Outstanding Places Across the USA and Canada retired to Eastmoreland in the Spring of 2006. Mayor Charlie Hales (2013-2017) and U.S. Senator Ron Wyden both live in Eastmoreland.
Schools in Eastmoreland Neighborhood:
- Elementary: Duniway Elementary School / Puddletown School
- Preschool / Middle School: Holy Family Catholic School
- College: Reed College
Parks / Golf Course:
- Eastmoreland Golf Course
The Eastmoreland Golf Course Bar & Grill is the perfect place for golf tournaments, weddings, birthdays, reunions, business meetings, retirement parties, memorial services and more.
- Berkeley Park
Includes accessible play area, accessible restroom, accessible tennis court – outdoor, baseball field, horseshoe pit, paths – paved, picnic tables, playground, soccer field, softball field, tennis court, and tennis court – lighted.
- Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden
Park with 2,500+ plants that bloom in spring & summer, plus year-round water features & trails. Includes accessible restroom, fountain, paths – paved, paths – unpaved, public garden, tours – guided, visitor attraction, and wedding site – reservable.
- Westmoreland Park Nature Playground
This lush strip of land with multiple sport fields & courts & a play area is known for its pond.
- Tideman Johnson City Park
This site is named after an early pioneer family whose original land claim included this 6-acre wilderness area. The Johnson family encouraged public use of its property for recreational purposes, sponsoring 4th of July picnics and fireworks. Nestled in a natural gorge along the banks of Johnson Creek, the site was donated to the City of Portland in 1940. Includes natural area, paths – paved, paths – unpaved, and trails – hiking.
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