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Asbhury Square Marquis

Ashbury Square is located in the Village of Sterling Ridge.

Centrally situated, it sits secluded in the trees on the southwest corner of Sterling Ridge Drive and Lake Woodlands Drive.

  • 11 minutes from I-45 and Town Center
  • 9 minutes from Highway 2978 and the city of Magnolia
  • 14 minutes from Highway 2920

Ashbury Square is a short walk to the Sterling Ridge Shopping Center, which offers a Kroger Signature Grocery Store, CVS Pharmacy, restaurants, a few doctors’ offices, a nail salon and a Blockbuster.

Ashbury Square The Woodlands Tx Condos

Ashbury Square Condos

Homes in Ashbury Square sell within 35-75 days of initial listing which is much lower than the rest of The Woodlands due to its unique architecture and maintenance-free living. The neighborhood is very appealing with its pristine landscaped clusters of buildings that are organized like a wheel Douvaine Court. The homes are a mixture of one and two story structures, some attached to others and some are free standing. This is a big reason for Ashbury Square’s popularity since it doesn’t have the “sameness” and cookie-cutter look of many condominium

Ashbury Square Condos

Ashbury Square Condos

developments.  Residents include empty nesters, single adults, and young married couples with and/or without children. The location, convenience to neighborhood amenities, floor plans and craftsman-style architecture all add to the advantages of living in Ashbury Square.

Linda Craig resides in Ashbury Square with her husband Gordon. The Craigs who are empty-nesters have lived in Ashbury Square since

Ashbury Square Streetscape

Ashbury Square Streetscape

September 2003. Relocating to The Woodlands from Wisconsin they fell in love with the well-defined craftsman style architecture including front porches. They also loved the interior attention to detail like arched doorways, rounded corners, 42″ wood kitchen cabinets and granite counter tops. When they first moved here their expectations for having a close-knit neighborhood were low. They never expected this aesthetically pleasing community to be so appealing emotionally to its residents.  They love their neighbors and the sense of community on the street. Many of the cul-de-sacs have become social “meccas” for its residents with barbeques, ladies bunko nights or just gathering for a glass of wine.

Linda commented that, “Everyone looks out for each other.”

Jan Brahms who also resides in Ashbury Square said,” When we moved

Asbhury Square Streetscape

Asbhury Square Streetscape

here we felt like we were way back in the outskirts of The Woodlands. In the last 5 years The Woodlands has developed around us with Ashbury Square centrally located to activities, restaurants, health clubs, doctors, and the like.”  When asked what the downsides are to living in Ashbury Square, Linda and Jan noted that open parking is difficult to find in the neighborhood due to the design of the streets. However, they did note that residents are always willing to volunteer the use of their driveways when one is in need of space.

When asked where they would move if they had to choose where else in The Woodlands they would like to live, both Jan Brahms and Linda and Gordon Craig stated that they have no desire to move to anywhere else in The Woodlands. Ashbury Square satisfies all of their needs and life style.


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