Homes for Sale in Canterbury Square, TX
Located in Travis County, Canterbury Square is a quiet neighborhood, east of downtown Austin. Positioned between East Cesar Chavez Street to the north, Highway 35 and Waller Street to the west, Navasota Street to the east, and Taylor Street to the south. Canterbury Square is in the Central time zone and includes the 78702 zip code.
Situated two miles from downtown Austin and the University of Texas at Austin campus, and seven miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, it’s only a mile to the Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas and two miles toRosewood Zaragosa Health Center. Canterbury Square real estate is also close to public transportation, half a mile away from the Plaza Saltillo Metrolink station. Homes for sale in Canterbury Square are priced from $435K to $705K.
Canterbury Square real estate consists of 91 single-family, one-story houses with a mix of craftsman, bungalow-style, mid-century, and contemporary architectural designs along short, tree-shaded streets. Canterbury Square listings usually have stone and stucco exteriors, front porches, and patios. Some Canterbury Square homes for sale have been recently remodeled while others are fixer-uppers.
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Built from the 1930s to the 2010s, Canterbury Square real estate offers eclectic, well-preserved cottages in the heart of East Austin, just a few blocks from the Colorado River and Lady Bird Lake. Canterbury Square listings usually have two to four bedrooms, one to three bathrooms, and small, manicured yards.
Just a couple of miles southeast of downtown Austin, Canterbury Square listings ranges in size from 884 square feet to 2,314 square feet, with the average size being 1,526 square feet, for an average $410 per square foot, and an average price of $517K. Canterbury Square real estate is sought after due to its charming, affordable homes in a quiet, eclectic neighborhood, close to public transportation and major local highways, and easy access to downtown Austin.
Amenities Near Canterbury Square, TX
Canterbury Square homeowners like to shop at the HOPE Farmers’ Market for locally grown and produced goods or shopping downtown or at major grocery stores and retailers just a few miles away. Residents indulge in gardening at the Festival Beach Community Garden, a few blocks away, go swimming at the Martin Neighborhood Pool, attend festivals at the Mexican American Cultural Center, and shop, dine, or listen to music in the hip Rainey Street Entertainment District, all only a few blocks away from Canterbury Square homes for sale.
Canterbury Square residents also like to dine at the many local, ethnic restaurants such as Papi Tino's, Mr. Natural, Cenote, and La Barbecue or catch a flick at the Aquarius 4 Theatre or the Regal Canterbury Square 8. Only minutes away, downtown Austin offers many other retail stores, casual and fine dining, nightly live music, cultural events, and frequent festivals.
Nearby, the Edward Rendon, Senior Park at Festival Beach on the banks of Lady Bird Lake hosts multicultural events year-round while Lady Bird Lake offers boating as well as walking, jogging, and cycling trails with direct access to south Austin. The Roy G. Guerrero Colorado River Park provides a splash pad, hiking trails, a disc golf course, BMX track, and playgrounds.
The Pan American Recreation Center and the Lorraine "Grandma" Camacho Activity Center offer sports, activities, and classes for all ages. Canterbury Square residents also enjoy the outdoors at Zilker Park, Lakeshore Park, and the Krieg Field Softball Complex. Canterbury Square residents can take in a round of golf at the Morris Williams Golf Course, four miles away, or the Riverside Golf Course, four miles away.
Children who live in the Canterbury Square neighborhood attend public schools of the Austin Independent School District including Sanchez Elementary School, within walking distance of Canterbury Square homes for sale, Martin Middle School, and Austin High School.
Nearby private schools include the Magellan International School, Cathedral School of St Mary, St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic School, St. Andrew's Episcopal School, and San Juan Diego Catholic High School. Canterbury Square residents can also take advantage of higher-learning institutions such as the University of Texas at Austin, St. Edward’s University, and Austin Community College, Rio Grande.
Canterbury Square listings offer prospective homeowners the opportunity to own a charming, affordable home in a quiet, eclectic neighborhood, close to public transportation and major local highways, and easy access to downtown Austin.
Community Resources in Canterbury Square
Animal Control – 311, (512) 978-0500
Emergency Services – 911
Fire: East Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 974-0130
Police: East Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 974-5000
- Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas – 1500 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78701 – (512) 324-7000 (1 mile away)
- FastMed Urgent Care – 3607 Manor Road, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78723 – (512) 928-4600 (4 miles away)
- Rosewood Zaragosa Health Center – 2802 Webberville Road, Austin, TX 78753 – (512) 978-9400 (2 miles away)
- Cable Service:
- Direct TV – (800) 543-1549
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Grande Communications – (512) 485-5555
- Time Warner Cable – (512) 485-5555
- Electricity: Austin Energy – (512) 494-9400
- Natural Gas: Texas Gas Service – (800) 700-2443
- Solar: Texas Solar Power Company – (512) 459-9494
- AT&T – (888) 294-8433
- Grande Communications – (512) 220-4600
- MCI Worldcom – (800) 950-5555
- Trash & Recycling: Austin Resource Recovery – 311, (512) 494-9400
- Water: Austin Water Utility – (512) 972-0000