Kenilworth, Asheville, NC

Kenilworth Neighborhood Guide Asheville, NC

About

Kenilworth is a charming neighborhood located in the heart of Asheville, North Carolina. Known for its beautiful tree-lined streets and historical homes, Kenilworth provides a peaceful retreat in the city. The neighborhood is conveniently located near Asheville's major roads including Tunnel Road and I-240, providing easy access to nearby downtown Asheville. Residents can also enjoy the beauty of nature at Kenilworth Lake and Beaucatcher Mountain which are near to the neighborhood.

What You Will Love about Kenilworth, Asheville, North Carolina

  • The mix of architectural styles ranging from 1920's bungalows to modern constructions that this neighborhood offers.
  • The easy access to Asheville's vibrant downtown area where you can find an array of shops, restaurants, and entertainment.
  • The incredible green spaces like Kenilworth Lake and Kenilworth Park, perfect for outdoor activities.

What’s Nearby

Kenilworth is just a stone's throw away from downtown Asheville. Nearby you'll find the popular Biltmore Estate, North Carolina’s stunning 250-room French Renaissance-style chateau. Also, the neighborhood's close proximity to the Asheville Mall and the Asheville Art Museum makes it an ideal location for shopping and culture enthusiasts.

Lifestyle

The Kenilworth neighborhood offers a blend of quiet residential living with the charm of historic Asheville city. With the vibrant arts scene, variety of dining options, and abundance of nature trails and parks nearby, the lifestyle in Kenilworth is relaxed yet full of opportunities for entertainment and outdoor activities.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 209 restaurants, 30 grocery stores, and 25 parks within a mile of the Kenilworth neighborhood.

  • SHOPPING
    Asheville Mall

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.6 miles

    3 S Tunnel Rd

  • GROCERY
    Whole Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.8 miles

    4 S Tunnel Rd

  • SHOPPING
    Overlook Village

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.9 miles

    80 S Tunnel Rd

  • SHOPPING
    Historic Biltmore Village

    Retail, Shopping Plaza

    1.0 mile

    10 Brook St

  • GROCERY
    Ingles Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    29 Tunnel Rd

  • GROCERY
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    115 River Hills Rd

Kenilworth Apartments and Rentals

49 Rental properties in Kenilworth, Asheville, NC.

  • Woodberry property

    $1,385+

    Woodberry

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    560–1080 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • The Patton property

    $1,310+

    The Patton

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    461–1344 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • Furnished Studio - Asheville - Tunnel Rd. property

    $2,519

    Furnished Studio - Asheville - Tunnel Rd.

    Studio • 1 Bath

    300 Sqft

    Contact for Availability

  • 75 East Street property

    $2,295

    75 East Street

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1300 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 7 Patton Ave #1502 property

    $5,000

    7 Patton Ave #1502

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    1523 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 68 Livingston St property

    $2,200

    68 Livingston St

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1000 Sqft

    Available Now

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
6.5%
3.6%
utilities
13.9%
5.7%
food
1.5%
2.1%
transportation
0.9%
6.5%
healthcare
0.5%
8.6%

Kenilworth Demographics

people in their homes

Kenilworth Reviews

people smiling
  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 11 of 12 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 10 of 12 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 9 of 12 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 9 of 12 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 9 of 12 renters

  • Quiet Area

    Yes

    Say 8 of 12 renters

Kenilworth Transportation

walk bike and transit

Car-Dependent

28/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

30/100
Bike Score®

Some Transit

34/100
1 train stop

Riveroak Fitness

Train Stop

125 S Lexington Ave

Source: foursquare.com

Kenilworth Schools

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