Willow Glen Homes for Sale
The Willow Glen neighborhood was once an incorporated city in its own right although today it is a distinctive and appealing neighborhood in San Jose California. Willow Glen is located three miles southwest of downtown San Jose and is bordered by the Guadalupe River, the Los Gatos Creek, and Coe and Curtner Avenue. Willow Glen borders Blossom Valley, Cambrian Park, the City of Campbell, and other neighboring San Jose communities. Willow Glen feels like a small town with its own main street. Lincoln Avenue is surrounded by tree-lined neighborhoods of architecturally distinctive single-family homes, many of them Spanish-style homes built in the 1920s and 1930s.
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Willow Glen is one of the cutest, safest, and most diverse neighborhoods in the San Jose area. The streets are lined with beautiful trees, there are safe parks for all ages within one mile or less of each other. The downtown is filled with diverse restaurants from Mexican to Japanese and Greek to American.
Willow Street Frank Bramhall Park
Willow Street Frank Bramhall Park is nestled in the Willow Glen neighborhood of San José. The park covers 18 acres and features a grass amphitheater and stage. In 2013, the City of San José added an electrical infrastructure to support Silicon Valley Shakespeare performances in the park.
Lincoln Glen Park
Lincoln Glen Park is at the corner of Curtner and Radio Ave behind the Willow Glen Community Center. It features a medium-sized grass area for field sports, separate playgrounds for toddler and elementary school children, and a couple of fun water features.
River Glen Park
River Glen Park is one of Willow Glen's two “uber parks” with large fields, lots of playgrounds, plentiful picnic areas, well-maintained restrooms. It's at the corner of Bird and Pine across the street from Ernesto Galarza Elementary School.