"Home of Boston College and the Atrium Mall"
The most recognizable place in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Newton is Boston College which overlooks the Chestnut Hill Reservoir. Some of the original farm buildings of the college still exist today and add distinction to this historical neighborhood. Aside from the college, Chestnut Hill offers one of the most significant historic districts as well as extensive shopping availability. The Atrium Mall provides shopping for just about every taste. The neighborhood is full of antique shops, flower shops, and card stores. One of the more popular antique stores in Chestnut Hill is known as Sonia Paines Antiques. There are also a number of fine local restaurants in the neighborhood as well as the ever popular Chestnut Hill Restaurant that offers a quality home cooked meal.