6755 Devonshire in St. Louis Hills

Andrea Durway Posted by
Neighborhoods, New Listings Aug 2018

6755 Devonshire in St. Louis Hills, was established in 1942. With its unique brickwork and tidy yard, the curb appeal will entice you to explore further. This home offers so much historic bungalow charm and then delivers a true wow factor with the second floor, which is entirely dedicated to a stunning master suite. Let’s take a deep dive into the neighborhood and this home.

St. Louis Hills architecture

Rich in architecture, strategic location, and history, St. Louis Hills was marketed as “Country Living in the City” during the 1930’s.  The community has an active Neighborhood Association and the website has a nice history of the area.

St. Louis Hills MapMany prospective home buyers are attracted to St. Louis Hills because of the architecture, which varies from stately 2-stories to charming bungalows. Impressive brick and stone work, along with stained glass, are hallmarks. South of Lindenwood Park is known as St. Louis Hills Estate, where ranch homes rule and range from compact 2-bedroom homes to elegant sprawling styles.  St. Louis Hills boasts a wide variety of architecture that appeals to nearly any preference and need.

ST. LOUIS HILLS PARKS

Francis Park is just an 8 minute walk from 6755 Devonshire. This 60 acre park is popular with walkers and joggers because a trip around the park is about one mile. It includes courts for handball, racquetball, and tennis, a soccer field, a baseball field, a playground, and a lily pond. An annual Art in the Park event is held each fall.

The 70 acre Willmore Park is farther south in St. Louis Hills. The walk from 6755 Devonshire is about 20 minutes and the bike ride is only 6 minutes. This park has two lakes, 2 baseball fields, 4 softball fields, 2 soccer fields, 4 tennis courts, a disc golf course, a bike trail, a roller hockey rink, a massive new playground with a splash pad, multiple picnic shelters, and a fenced dog park. .

Linenwood Park (the neighborhood and the park) is also close to 6755 Devonshire. The actual park is just a 12 minute walk and a 6 minute bike ride. The 12 acres includes a soccer field, softball fields, tennis courts, skating rink, walking trail, picnic pavilion, and playground.

RESTAURANTS in and near st. louis hills

There are a wide variety of restaurants near 6755 Devonshire. Ted Drewes becomes the place to be at the first hint of a heat wave. Famous far and wide for their frozen custard concretes, you may gain a few pounds living so close.

Ted Drewes in St. Louis HillsAya Sofia offers Middle Eastern and Turkish cuisine with curtained booths and a quaint outdoor patio.  Mom’s Deli is the perfect spot to grab a sandwich on your way to Lindenwood Park. We recommend the “Mom’s Special”.  Kounter Kulture is a carry-out spot with outside eats serving a rotating menu of sustainable sourced Asian-inspired meals. BluePrint Coffee, housed in a former break shop, is an outstanding coffee & wifi spot. Artisanal new American charcuterie boards and changing special menus are served at the casual and friendly Edibles & Essentials. The family owned and operated LeGrand’s Market offers a dazzling selection of sandwiches with an emphasis on quality meats. Additional nearby options include  Salt + Smoke (Barbeque), Dado’s Cafe (Greek), and the usual fast food retailers like Dairy Queen, Lion’s Choice, Arby’s, etc.

Walking guide for 6755 Devonshire

SPECIAL FEATURES OF 6755 DEVONSHIRE

So after you do all this walking around in this fantastic neighborhood, imagine coming home to shower and relax in this amazing master suite. The entire second floor is dedicated to your comfort! Skylights bring in tons of natural light, but also have shades for times when you want it dark. The updated bathroom has a unique and stunning skylight. In. The. Shower. Tons of storage up here too. This master will not disappoint.

6755 Devonshire Bedroom 6755 Devonshire BathroomAs you can see, this home and neighborhood have so much to offer. If you are a home buyer, this is one you should not pass up. Contact us for more details or visit the web page for this listing.

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