Thornton Park

Thornton Park

Thornton Park – Of all the districts in downtown Orlando Thornton Park is one of the most desirable places to live. Located next to the Lake Eola district Thorton Park has a trendy artsy laid-back vibe. The signature oak tree lined and brick paved streets lend to the charming atmosphere.

Homes in Thornton Park come in a range of styles. There are many great luxury condos built over great restaurants and shops. The most notable of luxury condos in the area are The Sanctuary, The Waverly, and Eola 101 the area is also know for its historical single-family homes in a classical Florida bungalow style. Condos can be found starting in the $100,000 dollar range and top off around $1.9 million. Homes in Thornton Park are a little more expensive than other areas of downtown Orlando. Prices start around $100,000 for a foreclosed property and go into the $1.5 million range.

The location of homes in this district is the main reason most people settle here. Everything you could need is within walking distance. Thornton Park has many great upscale and eclectic restaurants, boutiques and shops. Every second Tuesday the district hosts a wine tour. The wine tour has become very popular with locals. For $10 get a glass and walk through the district visiting the areas businesses, let them pour you some wine and enjoy the community while you shop.Thornton  Park Orlando FL

Just a few blocks away next door is the Lake Eola Heights District. Here you can find Lake Eola Park. Take a stroll around the lake at night and enjoy the lighted fountain. Go during the day to feed the swans or paddle a swan shaped boat around the lake. Take the kids to the playground to stretch their legs. On Saturdays the park hosts a great local farmer’s market. During the year there are many free concerts at the amphitheater. Some of the luxury condos of Thorton Park have views of Lake Eola.

Thornton Park is a great area of downtown Orlando in the center of some of the best of amenities yet Thornton Park has a small town feel. This is a great area for families and young professionals. Grab an agent and see Thornton Park it won’t disappoint.


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