Elizabeth

Nestled a few blocks from Uptown enjoy a park like setting with urban convenience.

Overview

Elizabeth sits perfectly within Charlotte’s uptown area, and for many is the crown jewel of the Queen City. Elizabeth boasts charming places to eat along the street car line, tree-lined streets, community events, a farmers market, and beautiful parks with views of the Charlotte skyline.

The true sense of community mixed with southern charm is what really stands out. It is like going back in time. The proximity to the uptown area makes this a desirable location for people to call home. There is an ideal blend of large single family homes, condominiums, townhomes and apartments.

People may wonder how Elizabeth received its name. It is the first old neighborhood named after a woman. That was Anne Elizabeth Watts, whose husband was in the tobacco business in Durham. Mrs. Watts was the namesake of Elizabeth College, a women’s college that opened in the area in 1897. The neighborhood surrounding the college was named Elizabeth.

Elizabeth College stayed in Charlotte until 1915, when it moved to Salem, Va. It is hard to imagine how serene and bucolic the campus was in those days. Where ambulances now dash to the emergency room entrance, elegant Victorian damsels once dabbled at tennis. Presbyterian Hospital bought the block in 1917 and moved there from W. Trade Street. The main building of Elizabeth College, which served Presbyterian Hospital for many years, was demolished in 1980.

If you seek a neighborhood that is cozy, quaint, yet near everything you need then Elizabeth is the place you will want to call home.

Elizabeth

1961 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC, United States

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Points of Interest

  • Independence Park
  • Presbyterian Hospital
  • The Palmer Building
  • Memorial Stadium
  • CPCC Central Campus

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Community Realtor

David Proicou

With the Charlotte skyline peeking out over the tree lined streets this is one neighborhood that is a highly coveted by residents.  Historic bungalows beside select new homes that fit the neighborhood.  Top off your morning with coffee at the 7th Street Starbucks and enjoy a brisk walk through Independence Park.

Photo Gallery

  • Elizabeth bungalow with quaint fenced yard
  • Elizabeth original homes remodeled
  • Bungalow in Elizabeth neighborhood
  • Elizabeth Burn Bootcamp gym
  • Iconic Heroes Comic Book store Elizabeth
  • Elizabeth neighborhood restaurant Jackalope Jacks
  • Starbucks and Crisp in Elizabeth Neighborhood
  • Sunflour Bakery at Pecan and 7th St.

Current Listings

641 Louise Avenue
$440,000   Under Contract - Show
Subdivision: Elizabeth

Classic front porch bungalow in a can't be beat location in the sought after neighborhood of Elizabeth. This home is loaded with character with so many finishes to admire from the 1920's such as original doors and door hardware that belong in an arts & crafts museum. 4 fireplaces all individually unique, accent each room. The high ceilings compliment the oversized front porch giving what might be a smaller home on paper, a big house feel. So much to admire while still leaving some spaces for your personal touches. Original hardwood floors throughout, updated windows, tons of natural light, updated light & plumbing fixtures, brand new oven/range, fridge, washer and dryer to remain. Short walking distance to all of the bars & restaurants of both Plaza Midwood & Elizabeth while less than a mile to Uptown Charlotte. Soon you'll be 2 blocks to the CATS Gold Line Sunnyside stop taking you through uptown with stops to Panther Stadium, BB&T Ballpark and all the city has to offer.

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Basic Information

MLS#: 3546704
Price: $440,000
Square Footage: 1407
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Acreage: 0.17
Year Built: 1928
Type: 1 Story
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Listing courtesy of: Helen Adams Realty

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