Briar Hill of Solon

 Briar Hill of Solon

Briar Hill of Solon is a wonderful lake community of older homes that sit on park-like wooded lots. For those looking for land in Solon, Briar Hill offers 1-3 acre lots surrounding a breathtaking lake. This special development is a true nature lovers paradise and allows for country living within a large suburb.


Briar Lake Solon




Located off SOM Center Road ( Route 91 ), Brair Hill of Solon is conveniently located just north of the highway but yet is situated within the confines of a small lake community with older homes that offer charm and beauty. There are only approximately 75 homes within the Briar Hill subdivision, some offering views of Briar Lake. There are 3 streets within Briar Hill, Briar Hills Drive, Briardale Lane, and Briarwood Lane.



 Briar Hill of Solon Home


Homes in Briar Hill of Solon were built in the 1940’s and 1950’s and are mainly cape cod and colonial in style.  This period of time was known for well constructed homes and expert craftsmanship.  In addition   to the spectacular lots, the homes offer charm and quaintness with hardwood floors and antique wood moldings, wood burning fireplaces, screened in porches, and several homes here even have walk-out basements. Many homes in Briar Hill have been updated or added onto, providing a perfect mix of old-world charm with today’s modern amenities.




The homes in Briar Hill of Solon vary in pricing and would be ideal for first-time buyers, local buyers who are moving to the Solon area or people who are relocating to Solon from out of the area.



 Briar Hills of Solon home


The average home in Briar Hill of Solon is about 2700 square feet, has 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. The exteriors offer a large mix of either aluminum, brick, stone, vinyl, or wood. The lots are mainly wooded and many homes in Briar Hill cannot even be clearly seen because of the trees. However, some homes offer clear views of the home yet are surrounded by trees, offering natural light to the interior while maintaining privacy.





Briar Hill is a private lake community and offers swimming during the summer months. There is a beach area and roped off portion of the lake designated for swimming. 


Briar Lake beach

Briar Lake swimming area



Briar Hill of Solon residents attend the top rated Solon City Schools. The Solon Schools were recently ranked by Newsweek as one of the nation’s top school systems.

Solon Ohio is considered to be one of the best places to live in the entire U.S. Money Magazine recently ranked Solon as the 23rd top suburb to live and Cleveland Magazine consistently ranks Solon as one of the areas top suburbs.

Briar Hill is just minutes away from the highway, Solon Community Center, Solon Center for the Arts, and nearby shopping.

Click below to view information on other Solon  neighborhoods.

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Forest Hills

Huntington Woods

North Hill

North Park



Signature of Solon

Thornbury of Solon



About The Authors:

Dan and Amy Schuman are Solon residents. They specialize in Solon luxury homes, working with people relocating to Solon, and home staging.

If you are looking to buy or sell a home in  Solon or the surrounding Eastern suburbs, please contact the Schuman Team.

For a personal consultation or to speak directly to The Schuman Team, call 216-346-3235.




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Briar Hill of Solon, including all photgraphs, is the property of The Schuman Team and may not be duplicated or used without their written consent. ©July,2009

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