Alvarado

Alvarado Historic District is a residential neighborhood located in central Phoenix, just north of the downtown area. It is roughly bounded by Central Avenue, Oak Street, Third Street and Palm Lane. Located along the intersection of Monte Vista and Alvarado roads, the neighborhood extends north to the Oak Street alignment, east to Third Street and south towards Palm Lane. The district consists of 33 substantial homes situated on large flat lots. The Alvarado Historic District is one of the largest concentrations of historic urban estate homes in Phoenix. Built for the elite of the community and designed by prominent local architects, the houses are among the finest example of early residential building within Phoenix. Home of the internationally known Heard Museum, the Alvarado neighborhood’s 30 homes typically feature the Period Revival architectural style including Spanish and American Colonial, Elizabethan/Tudor and Georgian. This historically rich neighborhood was originally referred to as Los Olivos. call 480-229-8483

Alvarado Historic district

Alvarado Historic district

 

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