The city of Medina, located on the shores of Lake Washington, is a a residential community of 2,970 people, made famous by high-profile residents Bill and Melinda Gates of Microsoft fame and Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos. It offers security and sanctuary, along with lakeside Pacific Northwest beauty. Clyde Hill is known for its park-like grounds, spectacular views and serene setting located just east of Medina and south of Yarrow Point and Hunts Point. About 3,000 people call Clyde Hill home. Check out these recent Seattle Times articles about Clyde Hill and Medina.
Situated at the point on the south end of Evergreen Point Road, the park is the historic site of the former ferry terminal that connected Medina with Seattle. The park is a favorite destination as it offers a protected bulkhead for swimming and provides extraordinary views of Seattle, Mercer Island and Mt. Rainer. The site also contains a public pier, benches and picnic facilities for year round use. Reminiscent of a simpler day, the park remains a summer haven for children from the first hot day of Spring until after school begins in the Fall. Under the supervision of lifeguards, older children are able to swim out to a diving platform while younger ones wade at the water’s edge under the watchful eyes of their mother’s who can set up picnics nearby.
The Waterfront Report provides listing and sales data for private waterfront homes sited on major bodies of water in the greater Seattle-Eastside region. It includes an analysis of waterfront information including average cost per waterfront foot, average cost per square foot, and average sale price for Seattle, Mercer Island, Eastside and Lake Sammamish.