St. Paul is a remarkable city located on the east bank of the Mississippi River. It consists of 17 neighborhoods, and its location offers an unparalleled view to the residents of these communities. Located within this beautiful city is the iconic Summit Hill neighborhood, which is technically known as District 16.
Summit Hill neighborhood is bounded on the north by Summit Avenue and Ramsey Street, and by I-35E to the south and east, and Ayd Mill Road to the west. The neighborhood is west of downtown Saint Paul and just three miles away, and only eight miles east of downtown Minneapolis. It is ideally located close to downtown Minneapolis and downtown Saint Paul, making it suitable for commuters working in these cities.
The neighborhood features oak-lined boulevards and historic mansions. The collection of Victorian homes that are well-maintained and preserved make up for most housing types here. You will also find other classical architecture such as Italianate, Colonial Revival, and Queen Anne, most of which were built in 1939 or earlier. These residential buildings define luxury home living in the Summit Hill neighborhood.
Attractions & Amenities
Summit Hill is a neighborhood that offers a distinct flair and personality. It is known for the bustling commercial center along Grand Avenue. The stately cathedral and the commercial center along Grand Avenue are the centerpieces of this pedestrian-friendly neighborhood, and the American Planning Association recently named Summit Avenue as one of America’s 10 Great Streets.
The neighborhood is known for its sense of community. It is a hub for various nationally and locally-owned restaurants, galleries, as well as businesses. Summit Hill offers various amenities to its residents, such as a softball field, baseball field, tennis courts, ice rink, dance studio, craft room, gym, recreational parks, and more. It is a historic, vibrant, and iconic neighborhood that is ideal for homeowners.
If you’re considering buying or selling a condo or home in Saint Paul, please feel free to call, text or email me at your convenience.
Shannon Lindstrom, Realtor®, AHWD, GREEN, NCS
7373 Kirkwood Court North, Ste. 300
Maple Grove, MN 55369
Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors Exceptional Service Award 2019