About French Place
French Place, often referred to as University Park or New Hyde Park, is a small pocket neighborhood in the Cherrywood area of East Austin with vintage charm. Vintage cottage and bungalows are commonplace here, mostly built in the 1930’s and 1940’s. French Place is centrally located in East Austin, in zip code 78722, and is about a mile from the University of Texas.
French Place Location
French Place is located just East of I-35, between Manor Road and E 38 ½ Street. Residents here take advantage of the location affording them the convenience of biking to local eateries and the University of Texas. French Place is just a little north-east of downtown, Austin and the Capital Building. Local area parks include the Alamo Parkland Recreation Center and Patterson Park. French Place, along with the very small subdivisions that surround it, is treasured by residents who enjoy local eateries like the Eastside Café, El Chile Café and Cantina, and Clementine Coffee Bar.
French Place Home Styles
French Place homes in general are typically between 700 to 1,400 square feet, though more modern homes up to 3,000 square feet can be found. The charm and convenience of the homes found in French Place make it desirable for first time home buyers. This well established neighborhood in Austin is filled with tree lined streets which add to its character.
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