The Funky Side of Houston - Montrose
Originally pronounced as if it were two words, that is, "Mont Rose", Montrose is generally bound by Highway 59 to the south, Allen Parkway to the north, Bagby Street on the east and Shepherd to the west. The Museum District is located in the southern part of Montrose. Here you'll find many bars, restaurants, and eclectic boutiques. The Montrose area is also home to a bevy of funky antique shops, galleries and second-hand stores, many situated in historical homes.Small galleries evoke the unique flavor of this part of the city.
Montrose Real Estate - An Eclectic Mix of Homes
Initially envisioned as a planned community and/or streetcar suburb and dating back to the early 20th Century, Montrose comes with the most distinctive character of eccentricity and diversity in Houston. It is one of the prettiest areas with renovated mansions, bungalows with wide porches and cozy cottages lining shady boulevards where people can walk and cycle easily. There is even a small pocket of homes called Courtland Place where all of the homes are listed in the National Historic Registry. Other surrounding neighborhoods include Westmoreland, Avondale and Cherryhurst, all generating a cozy Southern atmosphere. Townhouse/Condos and Lofts are very prevalent in the Montrose area as well.
Your Montrose Area Information Guide
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