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Old Northeast / Neighborhood Profile

Welcome to the enchanting Historic Old Northeast, a gem nestled beside the vibrant heart of Downtown St. Petersburg. This neighborhood is a treasure trove of history, boasting over 3,000 historic buildings set among scenic brick streets. These streets, shaded by majestic palms, oaks, maples, and magnolias, invite you for leisurely strolls along sidewalks framed with granite curbs, where every step reveals a blend of charming homes and peaceful landscapes.

As we wander through Historic Old Northeast, you’ll notice the diverse tapestry of architectural styles that give this area its unique character. From Craftsman Bungalows to the elegant lines of Mediterranean and Mission Revival homes, each street corner tells a story of design and history. The area also embraces the new, with Modern and Contemporary homes adding a fresh layer to this architectural mosaic.

But Historic Old Northeast is more than just a collection of beautiful homes. It’s a vibrant community hub with cozy cafes, bustling bars, quaint retail shops, and lush parks. The stunning backdrop of St. Petersburg’s waterfront parks, including the iconic Renaissance Vinoy Resort and Golf Club, enriches life here.

Don’t miss the chance to explore the Vinoy Basin and Vinoy Park at our doorstep. These spots are the stage for various events throughout the year – from music festivals and art shows to car exhibits and the thrilling St. Anthony’s Triathlon. All of this is just a stone’s throw from the heart of downtown. So, whether you’re here to soak in the architectural beauty, enjoy the community’s vibrant lifestyle, or relax by the waterfront, Historic Old Northeast welcomes you to discover its many wonders, all within walking distance.

If you’re interested in new home construction in Historic Old Northeast or anywhere in the St. Petersburg area, contact us at Winway Homes. Winway Homes is locally owned, and he has more than 20 years of experience building custom homes in Pinellas County and the surrounding areas.