Newhall is the original community in the Santa Clarita Valley, and was home to many silent screen actors, including Williams S. Hart and W.C. Fields. Newhall is home to the Hart Mansion, and many movie location ranches, including the former Gene Autry Melody Ranch, and the Disney Ranch.
There is a rich local history evoking stagecoaches, rustlers, movie stars, and cowboys. Santa Clarita hosts the popular yearly Cowboy Poetry Festival in Newhall’s Placerita Canyon.
Newhall homes range from moderate single family homes within walking distance to shops, restaurants, and transportation to lovely ranches and spacious executive homes and estates in oak studded neighborhoods.
Newhall Homes for Sale:
- Under $300,000
- $700,000 and higher
- Placerita Canyon homes for sale
Schools throughout Santa Clarita Valley, including Newhall, are consistently high ranking, high performing public schools. Many are California Distinguished Schools
For more information visit the Santa Clarita city schools website
Dining and Shopping
The original downtown Newhall is being revitalized as Old Town Newhall on Main Street, and has become a charming area with landscaped streets and places to sit and visit friends while enjoying a meal and visiting the local shops. Enjoy the restaurants like: El Trocadero, the Newhall Refinery, Thai Pepper, Taco Llama. And if you’re looking for larger chain restaurants, just take a drive over to Valencia – Newhall’s “next door neighbor”.
Hang out on Thursday evening in Old Town for music venues, art shows, and the farmer’s market.
Parks and Recreation
There are large parks such as Newhall Park and William S. Hart Park and Mansion. Enjoy a game of soccer, a picnic, watching the small herd of buffalo at Hart Park, or just relax under the majestic old growth trees.