The Southampton Neighborhood
The Southampton neighborhood of South City is located between St. Louis Hills and the Bevo neighborhood and it is HOT – in part because of the charming brick bungalows on tree-lined streets. The thriving restaurant scene on Macklind is also contributing to its growing desirability. Coming soon is 5327 Itaska, walkable to the Macklind business district and also to all the businesses on Hampton and Kingshighway.
This 1925 Southampton beauty has some of the most unique architectural details you will see in the entire neighborhood. Gargoyle downspouts outline the front facade. Set on a small hill there’s a lovely view from the covered front porch. The kitchen has all new stainless appliances including gas range and it opens to a huge deck. All three bedrooms are on the second floor along with a full bath. Master bedroom in the front of the home access a romantic balcony through French doors. The partially finished lower level has flex space great for playing or office. Large fencedbbackyard and a 2 car garage complete the package. Refinished wood floors and freshly painted, 5327 Itaska will feel like home!
Both Francis Park and Christy Park are 3-4 minutes drives or 10-15 minute walks. The 60 acre Francis Park has handball, raquetball, and tennis courts. It is popular with joggers and walkers and the partially shaded playground pleases parents and kids. In summer, the park is home to several free concerts. Christy Park is at the intersection of Christy and Kingshighway right by one of the coolest firehouses in the city. The 16 acre park features two playgrounds.
If you have been looking in the Southampton area, this could be just the right home for you. It will go quickly at $169,900. If you don’t have a buyer’s agent yet, someone from our team would be happy to help you. Contact us today!