On the east side of Oakville is where you’ll find the neighbourhood of Clearview, also known as Sherwood Heights. It’s located north of Sheridan Garden Drive, south of the QEW, east of Ford Drive and west of Winston Churchill Blvd. Not only is it easily accessible thanks to several major roads, there are a variety of homes in the neighbourhood, from townhomes to detached dwellings.

This peaceful, residential neighbourhood is filled with parks, tree-lined streets and high-quality schools. For more recommendations in the general area, consult our Oakville Neighbourhood Guide.

Places to Eat

Trattoria Timone Ristorante

Seafood Salad at Trattoria Timone Ristorante

For Italian fine dining in a chic but comfortable atmosphere, head to Trattoria Timone Ristorante. Here the team serves fresh fare—the pasta and gelato are both made in house.

Baton Rouge Steakhouse & Bar

Ribs at Baton Rouge Steakhouse & Bar

Baton Rouge Steakhouse & Bar has been serving excellent ribs and steaks since 1992. The Quebec-based chain now operates over 30 locations across the country.

Things to Do

Clearview earns its community feel in large part thanks to the ample amount of green space where you can take part in outdoor activities. Clearview Park features diverse sporting terrain including a soccer field, baseball diamond and skating rink.

Nearby parks also offer a variety of amenities including splash pads, dog parks and trails for hiking: Kingsford Gardens, Wynten Park and Bishopstoke Park are a few of the most popular options. To get your fill of reading material? The Clearview Neighbourhood Branch Library has a wide selection of books available to borrow, and offers a popular Family Storytime for parents and their children.

Schools in the Area

Clearview boasts top notch schools to choose from for elementary school-age children. James W. Hill Public School has a well-respected French immersion program, and a large number of Oakville schools rank highly when it comes to the province’s best elementary schools. As for high schools, one of the top ranked public high schools, Oakville Trafalgar Secondary School is located nearby.

A Strong Community

Residents in Clearview are united by the local residents association, the Clearview Oakville Community Alliance. The COCA plans community events, keeps the neighbourhood green and tree-filled, and celebrates the accomplishments of its residents.

Easy Access to Toronto and Mississauga

Toronto highway through woods

Clearview is an excellent residential neighbourhood for those who work in Toronto or Mississauga, but would prefer to live in a more spacious home in a quieter area. There are plenty of access points close by including the 401, 407, QEW and the Clarkson Go Station.

Ready to make a purchase in Oakville? Get in touch with a qualified REALTOR® today.

Photos: ArTDi101 / Shutterstock.com, Trattoria Timone Ristorante, Baton Rouge Steakhouse & Bar, mikecphoto / Shutterstock.com

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