Every home on Wilson's Way is served by the prestigious Dover Public School district, recently ranked by Boston Magazine as having the #1 best high school in Massachusetts. Residents who prefer private educational institutions have a choice of several of the best in the country, including, less than five miles away, the Noble & Greenough School. Other renowned schools include The Charles River School, Dedham Country Day, Xaverian Brother, Saint Sebastian's, Dana Hall, Fessenden, Milton Academy and The Rashi School, among many others.
The immediate vicinity offers a culturally and intellectually rich lifestyle with world-class shopping, from quaint boutiques to luxurious shopping at Legacy Place in Dedham (4.8 miles). This retail mecca features 75 shops that include an Apple Store, Shake Shack, Soul Cycle, Showcase Cinema de Lux and Whole Foods Market. University Station in Westwood (6 miles) offers popular stores such as Target and Wegman's Market. Needham Center (2.3) miles and Wellesley (5.6) offer wonderful boutiques. Boston is only 15 miles from Wilson's Way.
Nearby towns offer a celebrated collection of farm-to-table dining destinations and fabulous restaurants. Local favorites include The Farm House and Sweet Basil in Needham. Chiara and DeFrisco's Grill in Westwood. Juniper, Alta Strada, Smith & Wollensky in Wellesley. Aquitaine, Legal C Bar and Il Massimo in Dedham. Powisset Farm in Dover and Volante Farm in Needham offer the best organic produce in the region.
The pond on Wilson's Way and surrounding acreage offers a private and peaceful environment. Spot a blue heron and other aquatic wildlife. Enjoy the blooming waterliles in the Summer and ice skating in Winter. Just up the road is Hale Reservation, a private non-profit educational organization with 1,137 acres of land, 20 miles of trails, and four ponds in Westwood and Dover. It is best known for its Summer Camps and year-round educational programs. With its close proximity to Route 128/109, Boston is only 15 miles away.
From perfectly groomed golf courses and tennis courts to sophisticated cuisine and social events, the regions choicest country clubs offer distinguished surroundings for time spent with family, friends, and professional acquaintances. Prestigious clubs include the Dedham Country and Polo Club, and Norfolk Country Club in Westwood, both just two miles away. The Wellesley Country Club, just nine miles away, and the Weston Golf Club and The Country Club are only twelve miles away, among many others.
The equestrian life has long been a part of this Dover neighborhood. Wilson's Way residents will have privileged access to riding trails that wind through surrounding preserved land and connect to Sage Farm Riding School. Dedham Country and Polo Club is one mile away. The Town of Dover offers many fine equestrian facilities and the esteemed Norfolk Hunt Club.