Location: Coronado Historic District Neighborhood Boundaries are Roughly Virginia Avenue to Coronado Road, 8th Street to 14th Street.
Coronado Historic District homes are being remodeled left and right and are just absolutely stunning. Many of these smaller homes now have large additions included that feature luxury master suites, open gourmet kitchens and spacious great rooms combining both modern and historic.
The wide, comfortable porches glare at you before you even enter these homes. Most have two bedrooms and one bathroom from 700 square feet to about 1000 square feet are the dominant home sizes in Coronado.
Larger Homes Available
But, it’s certainly not limited to that as you can find a wide variety of homes with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms ranging from around 1200-1500 square feet. These terrific wide porches and quaint neighborhood ambiance comes with decent lot sizes and mature trees making Coronado homes ideal for entertaining.
Coronado Historic District homes are walking distance to loads of unique, diverse and independently owned cool restaurants, wine bars, coffee shops, cafes, beauty salons and fun shops from casual to high-end like Drip Coffee Lounge, Tuck Shop and much more. Coronado covers a bit more than a half square mile. It was designated historic in November, 1986.
The neighborhood’s affordability is outstanding. And, while there are still a few dilapidated houses, most are in pretty good shape. Buy a house here and all you’ll need to do is pick out the furniture and add a fresh coat of paint.
A Neighborhood That’s a True Community
Located in Midtown Phoenix, the Coronado neighborhood (often referred to as Greater Coronado) covers over 1-3/4 square miles (just under 1200 acres) and includes around 4000 households.
Coronado’s Surrounding Historic Neighborhoods
Additionally, three historic districts, Brentwood, Coronado and Country Club Park make up much of the surrounding neighborhood. Hundreds of small businesses thrive on the neighborhood’s periphery.
The Western Side of Coronado
The western side of Coronado was constructed largely between 1920 and 1930 and reflects the California Bungalow and Spanish Colonial Revival building styles. Therefore, the northern side is predominantly ranch styles common of the 1940s. Throughout the neighborhood you will find the occasional contemporary infill home. Still, much of the Coronado neighborhood falls within the Phoenix Historic Preservation zoning guidelines.
Coronado is Centrally Located
The Coronado neighborhood is centrally located and has direct access to major freeways. Additionally, it’s very close to downtown Phoenix & Central Corridor, It’s also known as one of the “arts districts” and is near the Light Rail line, and, three major hospitals.
Coronado Neighborhood Association (Not an HOA)
The Coronado Neighborhood Association, a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit was established in May 1985 and has been serving the neighborhood for over 30 years.