West Wind Estates Naperville IL (Neighborhood Guide)

West Wind Estates Subdivision Naperville IL

West Wind Estates Subdivision Overview

Initially constructed in the 1980s, the single-family home neighborhood West Wind Estates in Naperville, IL, property owners added homes to the subdivision during the 1990s. This Naperville, Illinois neighborhood begins just south of Lake Osborne and west of May+ Watts Park.

West Wind Estates offers many amenities, including May Watts Park, which intersects the western edge of the neighborhood. Nearby Ogden Road offers family dining and shopping, while to its south, you can find medical doctors and theme dining, such as Bollywood Bistro.

This suburb west of Chicago lies a mere 28 miles from the city, so you can commute easily, but raise your family or enough the single life in the suburbs.

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West Wind Estates Amenities & HOA Info

West Wind Estates uses an active homeowners association and charges dues of $40 per year. Most West Wind Estates homes consist of two stories, most featuring brick exteriors.

The HOA maintains a website for the subdivision, so you can virtually visit West Wind Estates to get to know it firsthand. About 500 families reside in the subdivision. Their typical daily routine includes soccer, bike riding, and walking their dogs.

West Wind Estates Lifestyle

Located near Naperville’s downtown, you can catch dinner at Catch 35 or Sullivan’s Steakhouse. Its nearness to downtown also provides easy access to Ted’s Montana Grill and Rosebud’s.

When family visits, you can entertain them with day trips to the Naper Settlement and the Children’s Museum.

Outdoorsy types will likely enjoy Centennial Beach, while sports fans will probably enjoy climbing Millennium Tower or Frontier Sports Complex, the city’s skateboard park.

Other options include hiking in Brunswick Zone. 

  • Millennium Tower – The location of West Wind Estates provides easy access to Millennium Tower, an athletic challenge that provides a superb view of the city and Chicago once you reach its pinnacle.
  • Frontier Sports Complex Skatepark – Naperville loves its skateboarding community and renovated the skatepark at Frontier Sports Complex in 2020 and 2021 to better serve them. This includes making the overall park handicapped accessible.

Schools Near West Wind Estates Neighborhood

West Wind Estates offers excellent schools, rated 7 to 9 out of 10 on the Great Schools scale, making it an ideal location for young families. Here’s a rundown of the schools you can find in the neighborhood’s vicinity. 

May Watts Elementary School 

May Watts Elementary School serves children in grades kindergarten through fifth. Located at 800 South Whispering Hills Drive, Naperville, IL, 60540, it falls under District 204.

Thayer J Hill Middle School

Thayer J Hill Middle School serves children in grades six through eighth. Located at 1836 Brookdale Road, Naperville, IL, 60563, it falls under District 204. 

Metea Valley High School

Metea Valley High School serves teens in grades ninth through twelfth. Located at 1801 North Eola Road, Aurora, IL, 60502, it falls under District 204.

Parks Near West Wind Estates Subdivision

The location of the West Wind Estates subdivision offers access to many lovely area parks.

Whether you want a small playground for children or a vast sports complex where you can find a pickup game of basketball, West Wind Estates has it nearby. 

May Watts Park

The neighborhood park, Apache Park, offers a children’s playground at 1567 Apache Drive, Naperville. 

Lake Osborne 

At Arrowhead Park, 711 Iroquois Avenue, Naperville, you can play nearly any team sport imaginable.

The vast complex offers multiple baseball diamonds and basketball courts, soccer fields, a multi-purpose field, and a playground for younger children who aren’t yet old enough for team contact sports.

Subdivisions Near West Wind Estates Neighborhood

The town of Naperville provides a small-town feel near Chicago. You’ll only find a few homes available in West Wind Estates since residents tend to purchase there and reside in the neighborhood for a lifetime.

For this reason, you could help your house-hunting process by including subdivisions.

This keeps you close to Lake Osborne and Mary Watts Park but offers you more housing choices. The nearest subdivision in town is:

  • Buttonwood – This community shares district 204 schools with West Wind Estates. It features similar-sized homes and Buttonwood Park.
  • Lakewood Crossing – This neighborhood is just west of West Wind Estates along Rickert Dr and is a surrounds the Mary Lou Cowlishaw School

Naperville IL Local Spotlight

We love to support local businesses wanted to showcase this local Naperville business to support.

Meson Sabika is unique Spanish tapas and sangria restaurant in Naperville. You are in for a treat with this Spanish tapas that has a great vibe and atmosphere. The restaurant itself is in a historic mansion built in 1847 with a beautiful landscaped garden.

Many rave about the Pipirrana de Buey which is a skirt steak, sautéed onions, and potatoes with Cabrales blue cheese sauce. Whether you are sharing some tapas with your special someone or celebrating with your friends, this Naperville gem will certainly wow you.

Meson Sabika is located near the Centennial Park at 1025 Aurora Ave, Naperville, IL 60540.

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