You'll love having visitors over when you get to show off your gorgeous St. Louis condo in Downtown West. It's not just the expansive skies or the lush trees or the proximity to great parks - it's how seamlessly the neighborhood combines historical architecture with modern living. After all, there's a certain pride one has in living in and around retrofitted buildings.
When you relocate to your Downtown West condo, you'll live so close to your job in downtown St. Louis that you won't have to worry about your carbon footprint. The 10-minute walk will be short, but you'll wish it were longer, thanks to the breathtaking views. The stroll down Market Street will bring you past Memorial Plaza, Eternal Flame Park and between Washington Square Park and Kaufman Park. This stretch of greenery is perfectly balanced against the beautiful architecture of Downtown West.
You'll get plenty of exercise on the weekends when you're out exploring the beautiful neighborhood right outside the doors of your St. Louis condo. You'll want to swing by the Washington Avenue Historic District, located to the east of the Mississippi River along Washington Avenue. Here, you'll find brick and stone buildings from the 20th century. These warehouses were used in the fashion and manufacturing industry, but saw an urban decline in the second half of the century. However, since the 1990s, many buildings in the Spanish Colonial Revival Style and Commercial Style were restored and converted into apartments.
This rich history and the unique nature of Downtown West's architecture allowed the neighborhood to make its place on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. You'll love sharing this fun fact with out-of-town visitors, who will be even more impressed with your new home.
Despite the traditional exteriors of the many buildings in Downtown West, you'll have lots of activities to participate in at night. From trendy shopping to upscale dining, you'll never run out of venues to visit with friends after a long day at work.
For a lifestyle that combines gorgeous architecture, modern living, many dining options and plenty of entertainment venues, look no further than the condos in Downtown West. The proximity to work in downtown St. Louis means you'll enjoy a short commute, and be able to live in a gorgeous neighborhood that offers plenty of great activities.